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The Castaway Cafe

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1149 Pimpama-Jacobs Well Rd, Jacobs Well, Queensland 4208, Australia
+61 7 5546 1149
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Melbourne, Australia
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed April 23, 2017

We stopped here to top up our caffeine levels. The kitchen was bustling and spotless so we had a snack as well. The staff were really friendly, the coffee was excellent and our snacks tasty. My parents had muffins in which the blueberries were fat and juicy and I enjoyed a slice of feta and spinach frittata. Lovely morning tea... More 

1 Thank DebsF3195
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Very cute cafe. All home cooked meals. We felt a little over priced considering the location. However very tasty.

1 Thank matilda024024
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We are regulars to the cast away cafe, not only is the food delicious! but Rachael and the crew provide a friendly and prompt service making the overall experience relaxing and enjoyable. Great atmosphere!

2 Thank Joey W
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

The only Cafe i will visit on the northern Gold Coast, meals different from the normal cafe type brekky and everything is well sized and priced, Great coffee and staff will always have me comming back for more 👍

3 Thank Timmy H
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Local cafe which is my go-to for weekend breakfasts, lunches, takeaway coffees, afternoon cakes and whenever I have visitors to impress. Have eaten and enjoyed almost every menu item which are made fresh onsite and with love. Great atmosphere and great artwork- we are lucky to have you Rach!

1 Thank Emma-Louise W
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 7, 2017

Jacobs Well is a destination, off the highway, half way between the Gold Coast and Brisbane, Castaway Cafe serves breakfast, lunch, coffee and cakes suitable for all tastes including gluten free. Food is prepared and cooked on premises. Dining at the cafe everyday for breakfast has become a meeting place for the locals. Visitors to the area are more than... More 

1 Thank Margaret W
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Love to stop here for breaky or morning tea. Love the home mafe sausage rolls. Only 500 meters back from a very active boat ramp and swimming beach. Such a lovely town.

1 Thank Denise H
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

The family and I love to eat at The Castaways Cafe. They all have something different but I can't go past the savory mince. Have to have it. Looking forward to take some visiting family soon. Great friendly staff.

1 Thank Mark B
Brisbane Region, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

If you want cheap and nasty, head to McDonalds for your weekend breaky. If you want great quality food prepared in a spotless kitchen by people who love food, then this is the place to go. As the saying goes, you get what you pay for and I'll pay for the food here any day. The brisket burger is my... More 

2 Thank Foodyfreakalicious
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food and excellent service. Will definitely be back. Milkshakes are the best ever 😊 the perfect place for brunch.

1 Thank Leanne C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1149 Pimpama-Jacobs Well Rd, Jacobs Well, Queensland 4208, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Jacobs Well
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5546 1149

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