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Whistle Stop Cafe

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36 Cedar Street, Yungaburra, Queensland 4884, Australia
+61 7 4095 3913
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently we had breakfast at this cafe. What a great idea that was. Very rustic outside. Plenty of tables from 2 seats up to 8 seats. Lots of memorabilia to have a look at. The staf were very cheerful and helpful. Yummy food in just the right amount. We will be definitely going there again.

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Thank jeannielyn
Atherton, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Regular lunch spot for us, we have the chicken Caesar salad, very unique way of serving the salad. Also had the freshly squeezed juices, very yummy!!!

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Thank Michelle H
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped for lunch in the lovely cafe. Staff were very helpful and attentive. Everything was home made. Lovely quiet spot to enjoy the peace and quiet. Thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon stop and highly recommend.

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Thank Alan F
Brisbane, Australia
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61 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cafe does not look like much from the outside, but once you step inside, prepare to be amazed. The coffee was our favourite in North Queensland, the service was second to none, and our homemade sausage roll was fantastic. I wish we had more time to come back every day we were on the Tablelands! Truly great little cafe,... More 

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Thank Gem9294
Susan P, Owner at Whistle Stop Cafe, responded to this review

hi we are very happy that you found time to visit our little café. please come back again and let us know who you are and we can give you a coffee on the house. safe travels and keep well More 

Townsville, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast in the garden two mornings in a row. Excellent food, excellent coffee and very friendly service. Highly recommended.

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Thank Geoff W
Atherton, Australia
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

We have breakfast here on a regular basis and have never been disappointed. Staff are friendly and service is good despite them being extremely busy on Sunday's. The coffee is also great and I love the informal country setting. Always a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Ladies don't forget to visit Global Freestyle clothing shop across the car park.

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Thank Shaz959
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful friendly hosts and food was fantastic. Opened nice and early. Great atmosphere. All the locals were greeted by name

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Thank Niella C
Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

My wife and I were in Yungaburra on the Atherton tablelands recently and drove around this gorgeous little village. We did not know there was that much to choose from in the area, we both agreed and the Whistle stop looked so inviting and the staff were so friendly.

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Thank Bazzafnq
Yungaburra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I judge such places by the amount of effort being displayed by management, their initial contact with me and the exit approach which is most important to leave the customer with a nice feeling. In the case of the Whistle Stop they do everything well. Of course the food is excellent, country fare with a touch of big city, which... More 

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Thank Yungaburrayabbie
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27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Coffee was ok. The food was delicious but a little pricey. Pretty laid back service to the point of a smile wouldn't go a stray when serving..

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Cedar Street, Yungaburra, Queensland 4884, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Yungaburra
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4095 3913
Description
Whistle Stop Cafe Yungaburra provide fantastic food prepared in-house using quality ingredients. We pride ourselves on our excellent customer service, wonderful coffee, consistency of our products and strive to make everyone feel like part of the Whistle Stop family.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?