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The Modern Grocer

3 Wollumbin St, Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484, Australia
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
“great coffee” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3 Wollumbin St, Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484, Australia
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The coffee was very good as was the pastry. The service was excellent. Max took great care of me from making the coffee to recommending which cake to choose, supplying me with water and generally adding to the whole experience by making me feel like...More

Thank fotorina
Jo N, Owner at The Modern Grocer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

That is such wonderful feedback, thank you. I will surely pass this on to Max and the rest of the crew. I am glad you enjoyed your time at The Modern Grocer.

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Super staff, coffee to die for, they have everything to fill a picnic basket to the brim, and the place seems to be a cultural cornerstone for Murwillumbah to boot! Highly recommend it.

Thank dinterklaas
Jo N, Owner at The Modern Grocer, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us. I am truly pleased you had a wonderful time at The modern grocer. Hope to see you soon

Reviewed 16 August 2017

i ordered a big Breakfast..... it should be called a not so big breakfast.... the waitress said it includes spinach... well they left it out... its over priced for what it is... never going back ! im gonna stick going to the dragon cafe.... better...More

Thank psalm232015
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Cold Wednesday Morning, caffeine deprived and hungry. Snap, here is Murwillumbah is this glamorous litlle/big cafe witht eh most amazing big breakfast I have experienced for a very long time. Caffeine kicked in and world saved, food amazing and no one got hurt that morning....More

Thank Harold Thomas V
Jo N, Owner at The Modern Grocer, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thanks Harold for your positive feedback, I will ensure that it gets passed on to our staff tomorrow. Have a great night. Look forward to seeing you soon. Jo

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Had Brunch here Sunday morning, nice atmosphere and decor, lovely food with big portions, not cheap but good nonetheless.

Thank Cassnu
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews on here we were really expecting a lovely Sunday Breakfast, but what we go was far from that. We had a long wait (we ended up asking how much longer as we were going to be late for a meeting) and...More

Thank Michelle M
Jo N, Owner at The Modern Grocer, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Good Evening Michelle, Thank you for your feedback about my cafe. We monitor all our feedback from all sources, and when we get great feedback we pat ourselves on the back, and look at improving even more to make the experience even better for the...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

I found it very difficult to start this review. I have enjoyed coffee here for the past two years and the coffee is still good. However, this was the first time I had lunch here. There were four of us looking forward to a delicious...More

Thank brooker36
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Although it isn't my favourite place to eat in town and their service is somewhat lacking as well as their venue, I continue to come back just for their falafel wrap. Cheap and very delicious.

Thank ShazCurrant
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The Modern Grocer has a great vibe, a little trendy, and on the morning of our visit there were very few tables available inside or out, at the back of the cafe there is a small courtyard. The coffee was very much enjoyed by our...More

1  Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We loved the food, coffee and atmosphere at The Modern Grocer. Well worth the visit and also dog friendly.

Thank belindascottage
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:30 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Wollumbin St, Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Murwillumbah
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