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Cucina Simpatica

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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Cnr Margaret & Frederick Sts, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
0363349337
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Western Australia, Australia
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107 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We intended to have coffee and some light breakfast. We managed to order the coffees ok but were told that we couldn't order food yet as there were other people who may order food before us, why take our coffee order then!!! They need to teach their staff that vegan and gluten free are not the same!!

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Thank ribm7727
Brisbane, Australia
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147 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Really busy on a Sunday morning. Good idea to book if a few people. Great tasting food. Breakfast was roughly $20. Lots of delicious options on the menu. Staff were friendly. The coffee was gross, I didn't drink it. Would still go back for the breakfast.

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Thank Jess P
Evandale, Australia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

After a long week this was where we ended up for breakfast over the weekend. Absolutely scrumptious breakfast and two coffees later I was ready for the weekend. Amazing service and delightful experience all round.

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Thank Chen'ae S
Launceston, Australia
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

you are absolutely crazy if you visit Launceston and do not have a meal at Cucina!! The range in their menu is unsupassible!Really spoilt for choice! Whatever you do eventually decide on, will never ever dissapoint, everything is always done to perfection!. The fact that it is often hard to get a table speaks volumes in itself. I could never... More 

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Thank kathey D
Perth, Australia
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128 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

What a find this cafe was! We were staying just up the road at the Auldington Hotel and it was a two minute walk down the road. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. The menu has almost too many choices, very difficult to decide what to eat. The first morning we decided on eggs benedict with mushrooms and... More 

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Thank tricky111
Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

This has to have the best pancakes in Launceston. My son could not have been happier. Coffee was great, the service was great. Could not have asked for more.

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Thank John R
Melbourne, Australia
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41 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

We stayed at the Auldington hotel and the manager told us try Cucina for breakfast (just half a block away). Well we did and every morning after that while staying in Launceston. Great egg dishes, etc. Good prices

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Thank Bob C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

Amazing and big meals. Friendly service and staff. Always quite busy so it can be hard to get a table. Wide range of food on the menu with gluten free and vegan options.

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Thank Sara H
Sydney, Australia
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114 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

We stayed nearby and had breakfast here both days. The only criticism was that they were not open on the public holiday so we had to go elsewhere. My partner had the house eggs bene both days he enjoyed it so much. Good touch being able to choose what type of bread you want as toast. Service was prompt and... More 

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Thank DSydney
Launceston, Australia
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Amazing food, great value and excellent service. Coffee is delicious and the menu is extensive. Large variety of vegetarian options. Loved the fact that it is BYO alcohol!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Margaret & Frederick Sts, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: 0363349337

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?