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Deep Blue Cafe

324 Esplanade, Moana, South Australia 5169, Australia
+61 8 8327 4044
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“seafood basket” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (42 reviews)
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Pizza, Cafe, Seafood, Mediterranean, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
324 Esplanade, Moana, South Australia 5169, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My first visit to one of my partners fave places in the entire city. Was a quirky and colourful experience with great friendly staff, cozy fires and a nice atmosphere. Food was lovely we shared a seafood mix platter. Not sure of the price tag...More

Thank jlcartist
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothng better than a sun setting over the ocean and some nice food. Top this with great service a colourful surround and its all good.

Thank stepherdstew666
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location and food. Staff were friendly. We ordered two breaks rolls and it was tasty, will go back when visit Moana.

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food great choices and right on the beach what more can you ask for we will be back here again in 2019

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a great spot right near the beach so after a coffee you can stroll along the beach. Coffee was good, not wowed but still tasty. The bacon and egg roll was quite tasty and like how they give you 2 eggs. It’s...More

Thank holly m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a good atmosphere. Breakfast was really good. Everytime i go there they seem to have new waiters. The table service could of been better. Thanks to the older ladies. Well done.

Thank Bruce2563
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Lovely fuss free tasty fresh food, prices resonable, I had the Vietnamese Chicken salad, and a bowl of fries on the side 😊

Thank nosey63
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Lunch on beautiful Moana Beach couldn't have been a better choice for my birthday! With seating options galore....outside,various nooks and a larger area suitable for groups or functions...we opted for the spacious funky inside area. I love Deep Blue's beach shack chic. Bonus ramp entry...More

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 11 July 2018

we were seated in front of a gas heater looking like a woodfire. it fooled us for a little while but because we didn't see any logs fall we knew it was gas. we were going to have lunch and then walk or drive along...More

Thank meryl b
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Visited for Saturday night dinner without booking or knowledge of the cafe. Beachside cafe with restaurant quality menu, service and atmosphere. Lamb salad skewers, Thai curry, steak and chicken parmigiana all brilliant. Great wine list and everything well priced. Beach side atmosphere and rustic furniture...More

Thank Tony J
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mandi m
15 June 2016|
Response from Kimberley J | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. This has always been some iteration of restaurant or take away shop.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 324 Esplanade, Moana, South Australia 5169, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Moana
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8327 4044
Laid-back beachfront venue with colourful decor and outdoor seating.
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