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Tillermans Cafe Restaurant

77 Marine Dr, Tea Gardens, New South Wales 2324, Australia
+61 2 4997 0138
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pancakes” (9 reviews)
“pork belly” (8 reviews)
“corn fritters” (3 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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77 Marine Dr, Tea Gardens, New South Wales 2324, Australia
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

My family went for breakfast and said it was fantastic one of the best they said that they have had. So we went back and unfortunately we were very disappointed. The bacon was so hard you could not cut it and this was the same...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank N1648FOdavid
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

An amazing night out at Tillermans Tea Gardens. A group from the Oatchwork Retreat enjoyed gorgeous food in a beautiful restaurant, lovely company and second to none service. Well done Tillermans you have my business when I'm in Tea Gardens👍👍

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank _ellaclarke052
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Each year for the past thirty years, we spend our summer and Easter vacations in Hawks Nest. Ever since we discovered Tillerman in 1996 at the neighbouring Tea Gardens, we never miss an opportunity to visit there for breakfast, lunch and dinner. This is the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Adel_1954
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Now this is a place to visit for breakfast. I have had the pancakes here and they are worth a try. A big portion that is way too big for me but still yum. The coffee here is great and the service is lovely, friendly,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Smithyofthebay
Reviewed 19 September 2018

enjoyable to sit in the open air and enjoy daily set menu of 3 courses for $35. They also have a great breakfast menu

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank c0untryc0uple
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Food with a French flavour. Most pretty good. Service with a smile. Right on the Myall River so views are good. Worth a visit if your in the area.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank sydneygordon
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We had a small family birthday 8adults and 1kid. Location is great food was beautiful service was spot on. The wine wine from a local winery was surprisingly good and we all left satisfied and happy with our choice. Recommend tillermans for someone who wants...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Liam O
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Food was good, great courtyard for dogs to hang out with diners also. Seems expensive though I suppose the area being touristy means higher prices

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Belinda J
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Best coffee in the area. Really interesting menu and the breakfast we had was great. Service is brilliant. Indoor and outdoor dining. It’s worth a visit.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank CameronDee
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great place for a breakfast. Lovely location. I had the pancakes and they are delicious. One of the best I have had. The service here is excellent and highly recommend breakfast here. The coffee here is very good too. I look forward...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Smithyofthebay
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Francis O
4 January 2017|
Response from Scudamore-Smith | Reviewed this property |
Too late; I have deleted the photos; it was quite broad, well thought; tasty. Not French, modern Australian, lot of local influence past fish.
Francis O
4 January 2017|
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Response from Bob S | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they have one at the restaurant. next time I'm down in Marine Dr, I'll try to get a copy. In winter, they're only open certain times- when they're not in France.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
08:30 - 14:00
08:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
08:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
08:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Marine Dr, Tea Gardens, New South Wales 2324, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Tea Gardens
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4997 0138
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