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The Flying Nun Cafe

16 Station St | Samford Village, Samford, Queensland 4520, Australia
+61 7 3289 2288
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“pumpkin salad” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Station St | Samford Village, Samford, Queensland 4520, Australia
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

The Flying Nun goes for a small quality menu rather than having a vast choice. The food is fresh and delicious. The service is friendly and quick. The place is a treat every time: chose from and array of indoor/outdoor rooms and views. but be...More

Thank LozS1
Reviewed January 11, 2018

We were invited to brunch at the Flying Nun Cafe in Samford, a lovely village on the outskirts of Brisbane. We were impressed with the location and innovative way this restaurant was remodelled from an old church. Loved the angles, stained glass and eclectic decor....More

Thank allspice502016
Reviewed January 8, 2018

After being overseas for 2 years this was the one place that i had been really looking forward to going to, unfortunately i was very disappointed and won't be rushing back next time we are in Brisbane. Firstly the food was still great, however the...More

Thank qazphilby
Reviewed January 7, 2018

We've been meaning to try this place for a while & really enjoyed our breakfast on the weekend. We were lucky to snag a table without a reservation as it's quite a busy place but the service was efficient & the coffee & food came...More

Thank Suzanne K
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Samford is a delightful little village on the outskirts north of Brisbane. Lunch at the Flying Nun Cafe was excellent. Service was exceptional and fast and the staff all had a ready smile despite being extremely busy. Food (BLAT on a brioche bun with super...More

Thank Bibby52
Reviewed January 2, 2018

Wife and I decided to come along here for an easy post Christmas and New Year breakfast and brought our trusty 4 legged friend (Lucy). We were both surprised as to how busy it was especially given most *(???) people are supposed to be back...More

Thank bezman2110
Reviewed January 2, 2018

Food was ok but the service was not. Drinks took ages to come then only two out of seven. Waited some more then had to ask for them. Same with second round of drinks. Wait staff not very friendly. Overall a disappointing experience especially as...More

Thank Rob L
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Popped down for breakfast on a Sunday without a reservation but they managed to find us a table, the place was full and busy. The service was fast and responsive, the meals and drinks came out quickly and they were delicious. The stuffed zucchini with...More

Thank AussieSheilaBrisbane
Reviewed December 3, 2017

Lovely spot outdoors to enjoy great menu, service, reasonable cost & tranquility. Must do again soon.

Thank SoloBoomer
Reviewed November 24, 2017

We visited the area for The Store of Requirement. As we were early and it was brunch we ordered and enjoyed the ambiance of the area. The doors of the central part of the cafe are made from the old doors of a church. The...More

Thank ashofmelbourne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Station St | Samford Village, Samford, Queensland 4520, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Samford
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3289 2288
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Dine inside Samford's old Uniting Church - a converted rainforest cafe garden with colourful stained glass windows, mosaics and sculptures galore. Taste chef's seasonal menu of produce from the veggie patch out back washed down with wine and craft beers. There's also sweets such as unique cordials, syrups and tea for sale.
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