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The Shingle Inn

€€ - €€€Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
428 Ruthven St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible21%
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“lunch” (12 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
“ruthven st” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
428 Ruthven St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is such a shame that the previous greatness of the Shingle Inn in Brisbane’s CBD over many many decades has fallen so far. We stopped here for a lunch and wished that we hadn’t. It was a chilly rainy day and my wife and...More

Thank vannofavalon
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

As a Club member, I ordered a mug of skinny chino and a bacon and egg breakfast combo burger. Service was quick. Coffee was delectable, and hot, as I prefer. Prices were reasonable. Bought a take-away coffee mug.

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

As a Club member, I ordered a mug of skinny chino and some scones. Service was quick. Coffee was delectable, and hot, as I prefer. Prices were reasonable. Scones were to die for! Will certainly return.

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Went along by myself. Picked up a complimentary coffee as a new member of the club. I added a lovely cafe to the snack. Most enjoyable and warm and cosy on this very cool morning.

Reviewed 26 July 2017

friendly and very helpful staff, food great along with service. The attendant who served us went out of her way to help us and encouraged conversation

Reviewed 24 May 2017

A great place for a quick bite to eat for lunch. Convenient if you're passing through the Main Street area.

Thank Giselle1119
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My daughter and I went here for a quick coffee break and I havent been here for about 12 months and it has gone backwards. It used to be quite a busy, cheerful and productive place. This time it was quite depressing and apart from...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The friendliest staff and the food was excellent! For a town cafe we were very impressed and would certainly visit again.

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Disgusting - water jug was dirty, ordered lunch plate was swimming in vinegar, lifted salt shaker bottom fell out, salt all over the table - called staff over "you get that" salt was cleaned up stayed on the table the whole time. Looked like a...More

Thank Lorelle B
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

What more can you ask for? The stuff is super polite and the management is working really hard to get up to the standards.

Thank vjsharma89
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  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
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  • Address: 428 Ruthven St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Toowoomba
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