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Tondoon Botanic Garden Lakes Cafe

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6 Boyles Street | Tondoon Botanical Gardens, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
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Cafe, Australian
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6 Boyles Street | Tondoon Botanical Gardens, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

A great little spot on the balcony overlooking the lake. Fun to watch the turtles and ducks compete for food and space. We had the crispy chicken wraps which lived up to their name. Very nice. Great place to return to.

Thank freya691
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We stopped by for coffee on the weekend and had pikelets with the coffee. That was a mistake ! The coffee was good, but grandmas pikelets were dreadful. Nice jam and cream but get a new grandma or a recipe book. Good views.

Thank rojaan1
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Very relaxing atmosphere, food was beautifully presented and cooked to perfection, deliscious coffee, & the staff were attentive and friendly.

Thank Margaret R
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch at the cafe in the gardens. It was delicious! Lots of choices, including gluten free. Service was great. It was lovely sitting on a large verandah surrounded by the gardens and a small lake beside it where you can...More

Thank Margot E
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Nice place for families. Plenty to do n see away from the café. Food was good generous serves. Children would enjoy feeding the turtles from the deck.

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Delicious breakfast. The eggs were cooked to perfection. The bacon was crispy. What more could you want. The only negative was the hollandaise sauce. It was quite orange and was not as tangy as other hollandaise sauce that I've eaten. On balance it was a...More

Thank molecular_4u
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Breakfast with the family . Fast service , massive coffee , tasty food . a bit pricey but quality service with a top location. Well done.

Thank kurt r
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great place to go for breakfast, I can recommend the eggs benedict! Also have great pancakes and coffee. Nice views over turtle filled lake from the tables on the balcony.

Thank Peter N
Reviewed 14 September 2016

the botanical fardens were jyst lively and then we came up the stairs to this liveky cafe. over looking the pond whic was full of turtles and ducks. we had a beautiful lunch and it was quite and oeaceful a really nice pkace to rekax...More

Thank Happytraveller218
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

I haven't got any idea why people say the food here is good?? Maybe different cooks at different times? Sunday lunch, service was great but a seriously bad coffee (long black as no one in gladstone stocks bonsoy!) and tropical salad with old lettuce I...More

Thank Paul B
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  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Boyles Street | Tondoon Botanical Gardens, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gladstone
Phone: (07) 4979 3388
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