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Tondoon Botanic Garden Lakes Cafe

6 Boyles Street | Tondoon Botanical Gardens, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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6 Boyles Street | Tondoon Botanical Gardens, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One star for one persons good service. The other person rolled her eyes at my shock at how expensive it is. Way way over priced for what is delivered. These guys really need to lift their game. Food was horrible. Coffee was average. On the...More

Thank Tanjak64
Reviewed 13 March 2018

The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The food was fresh and well presented. Lovely food and coffee

Thank merilyn680
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Friendly staff and good food in a pleasant setting on the Tondoon Lake. Whether you're after an all day breakfast, coffee and cake, or a full meal, this is a great place to go.

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We had a bite after visiting the gardens. Staff were good, friendly and helpful. Lunch was good, a little hotter would have been better but it was acceptable. Curly chips were great. Good size portions. View was ok. Would have been better with more water...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

My mum and dad took us for brunch, promising we could watch the turtles from the balcony. Unfortunately, the lake is overgrown with green algae at the moment so we couldn't spot any from the cafe. The food is on the pricey side, and while...More

Thank Lauren T
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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