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Marron Cafe

Harriet Road, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
+61 8 8559 4114
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (95 reviews)
“prawns” (41 reviews)
“salad” (56 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 4:30 PMAll hours
Cafe, Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Harriet Road, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
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141 - 150 of 435 reviews

Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

Nice seafood platter but the calamari was overlooked and prawns were average. The snapper in the fish special was also overlooked and tough. Overall it was ok but nothing special.

Thank Amelia T
Reviewed February 6, 2016

Always a pleasure to come back and have a great Marron, café style lovely food , we had a marron fettuccine with cherry tomatoes ,..... yumm yumm wanted more, Good for tourist to experience local produce and marron Thank you we be back

Thank violet w
Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

Their platter can be shared by two people, food was cooked to perfection. Marrons were juicy and tasty. Their prawns in garlic butter was good, a bit rich n creamy. Their chocolate mousse cake is a must try...

Thank Olivia C
Reviewed February 2, 2016

The Marron Cafe is not exactly at a convenient location, but I am happy that I took the trouble to drive there, despite a little bumpy on the unsealed road. We were the only customers there, the 2 of us, and we were later joined...More

Thank SydneyAustralia2011
Reviewed January 27, 2016

We stopped off here for a snack thinking it was a cafe, but it's a really lovely restaurant with a classy menu. We got by with breads with a variety of tasty toppings - enjoyed by all eight of us. It was interesting to see...More

Thank janesandwith
Reviewed January 26, 2016

We were on the island for my friend's birthday. She loves wine, and this place was recommended, so we made the drive. It was somewhat out of the way. If we didn't have our own car, we probably wouldn't of gone. You will think you...More

Thank aboyer8
Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

Bit of a drive but great meals, Marron worth eating well presented never seen before. One of the best meals on KI!

Thank Auci1
Reviewed January 23, 2016 via mobile

Came here with my GF as she is a seafood fanatic. I on the other hand am not. I cant eat most of it as it reacts badly with me. So i was ready to end up with a salad for lunch. To my joy...More

Thank Phil W
Reviewed January 22, 2016

Stopped for lunch here and three of us had a Marron meal which we felt was disappointing and over priced. The staff were friendly enough but I felt at that time they were running around in circles.

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

It's an adventure getting here as its down an unsealed road that is 15 miles long! The marron is a delicate freshwater crayfish and the menu is limited. Child- friendly and if you want something a little different make the drive. NB this business is...More

Thank Jerseybean26
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $66
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harriet Road, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Kangaroo Island
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8559 4114
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A Unique 3 in 1 experience - Not to be missed by locals or visitors! Come in and sample some of our well-known Two Wheeler Creek wines, whilst having a look around our Marron tanks. A friendly staff member will have a chat to you about the Marron Farm, and answer any questions you may have. We grow Native Australian Lemon and Aniseed Myrtle which we have created some beautiful Bush Tucker sauces out of. All made here in the Cafe. A bit hungry? - Head on into the Marron Cafe where there a several lavish options with Hot or Cold Marron, as well as other scrumptious meals. Enjoy a glass or bottle of our Two wheeler Creek wine. Kids Menu Available. All meals are oven baked... No deep fried food!
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