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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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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
77 Marine Dr, Tea Gardens, New South Wales 2324, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the top restaurant in Hawks Nest/Tea Gardens. The owners travel to Europe and ring back ideas for their restaurant. The meat and fish on offer are always excellent. We also drop in for scones and coffee occasionally.

Thank Kayakersydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a morning tea stop here and wished we were able to stay on to enjoy the three-course lunch with wine that was on offer! The atmosphere at this cafe/restaurant is lovely - get a table outside under the arbor for that real French...More

Thank Kate D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick lunch. Although quiet the food was delightful. The fromage and charcuterie platter was excellent. Well worth a visit.

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tea Gardens with is renowned for its fresh fish and chips and the pelicans hanging around the food shiny know that too. However after checking all of the cafes and restaurants I opted for just coffee and cake at Tillermans. I heard someone walk past...More

Thank Helen O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fine breakfast with friends- Peter the owner was friendly and humorous. Not a long wait and food was cooked superbly. Highly recommended for breakfast sitting in the courtyard over looking the river. Great way to start the day. jD

Thank John D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great coffees and really amazing food. Eat here whenever we're staying in the area. Pretty location.

Thank jhd68
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had breakfast and dinner at Tillermans. The service was friendly and helpful and the food fabulous.

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Tillermans has a great menu, terrific staff and obviously a fantastic chef. His is the Creme de la creme of fine dining in Tea Gardens..

Thank pepperlaw2017
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Sit back and enjoy a lazy day at Tea Gardens. You can't go past Tillerman's for a delicious meal, great service and beautiful scenery. Catch the 3 course set menu for $35. Great value and yummy! Kerry, Peter and their family provide a lovely relaxed...More

Thank Penny255060
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Just a big thanks for looking after us on a recent trip. Food was top shelf can't wait to bust again.

Thank stephenjacks
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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
Romantic, View, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
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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