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Mary Valley Rattler

Tozer Street | Old Railway Station, Gympie, Queensland 4570, Australia
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Beautiful station , food and ambience not as good

This is a magnificent building restored well which evokes memories of days past. The internal... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
old44
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Queensland
Great place to relax have a light meal and a wine

Great place , great atmosphere , yummy food .. live music was fantastic ... staff are friendly but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christine L
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Tozer Street | Old Railway Station, Gympie, Queensland 4570, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a magnificent building restored well which evokes memories of days past. The internal refurbishment is good but I feel the cafe could have embraced a little more of the old railway refreshment rooms from whence it came ( and which I am unfortunately...More

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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your comments which I have passed on to our Chef.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place , great atmosphere , yummy food .. live music was fantastic ... staff are friendly but professional

Thank Christine L
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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your lovely comments :)

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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Can't wait till they start to running again. C17 974 loco steamed up & heritage carriages @ Station. Restaurant staff & food great. Beautifully restored classic QR major town station. Very professional outfit. Should be running trains up Mary Valley branch soon. Worth a visit....More

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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you for your kind comments Rob and Leisa :)

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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Until 'The Rattler' is operational for departure to the beautiful Mary Valley...you'll have to console yourself with: the café, locally sourced gift shop, revamped railway station & future main attraction, the lovingly restored, currently static & yard locked, Mary Valley Rattler. As for the well...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

We took part in the inaugural tour of the restored train. It was fabulous and so interesting. Well worth the visit. We also stayed and had lunch in the dining room at the station. Lovely atmosphere and great food. There is also a gift shop...More

Thank a l
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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2018

Thanks so much for your review - very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

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Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful afternoon tea at the cafe on the old station... very generous servings of food and staff very friendly, polite and helpful! Although our orders took a while to come out to us, it was all worth the wait and would definitely eat...More

Thank Margaret C
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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2018

Hi Margaret, Thank you for your review! See you next time.

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Reviewed January 28, 2018

Great new spot to have lunch. Good food, decent prices and a really nice setting in the refurbished station.

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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience at The Station Cafe - we hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Love the whole thing about the upgrade! It looks absolutely amazing and the food was incredible! Would highly recommend anyone to go there and enjoy yummy food and even a cold bevy!

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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

Thanks for your review, much appreciated!

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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

We had the most delicious lunch at the cafe! The food was great and well priced. The service was fantastic. Very friendly, helpful staff. Will definitely be going back!

Thank Rac04
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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

Great to hear you enjoyed your visit, we look forward to seeing you next time.

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Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic place! Great menu at a reasonable price. Great atmosphere and decor. They even have beer on tap! Would definitely recommend. The train even comes up to the Station :)

Thank Julia A
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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

Thanks for your review!

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