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The Rockpool Cafe

Lot 93 North Coast Road, Stokes Bay, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
+61 8 8559 2277
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (32 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
“calamari” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Lot 93 North Coast Road, Stokes Bay, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
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1 - 10 of 222 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We regularly visit the Rockpool when we are taking our guests to the North Coast. Their seafood meals are good value and consistently good quality

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 2 days ago

The cafe is adjacent Stokes Bay (you need to access this through a bit of a "tunnel" of rocks - follow the sign). Whatever you do, don't miss the beach. Cafe has drinks and serves meals, mostly fish. Staff are very friendly.

Thank Bryan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a delight to return to the wonderful Rockpool Cafe! High quality, delicious, fresh food, lovely wines, beautiful service in a lovely relaxed setting,a visit to dolphin watch at one of the world's best beaches to follow etc etc........and most of all......the most amazing welcome...More

Thank bartrams2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great meal. We were lucky that King George Whiting was the “catch of the day” !! Cooked to perfection with light crumbing. The calamari also melts in your mouth. A brilliant find in KI.

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best fish and chips! Beautiful fresh seafood. Great service. Lovely menu and great location. Would definitely go back!

Thank Philippa J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had read rave reviews about this cafe on TripAdvisor and so were looking forward to having some lunch here after our visit to the beautiful Stokes Bay Beach. The cafe is attached to a small camping area with what appeared to be few grassed...More

Thank westy54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by after visiting the Stokes Bay Beach, Nice little spot, great coffee and snacks, good spot to chill for a little while and enjoy the view.

Thank mamiab
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Very fresh seafood, well priced and a nice family friendly environment. Good gluten free and dairy free options.

Thank Clongy
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

We wanted milkshakes but were only available in tetra packs! Very surprising a cafe doesn’t do fresh milk shakes! We ordered Icecreams instead. A surprise and disappointing we couldn’t order something “fresh” on KI

1  Thank Graeme S
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

It’s been a cold and windy day on KI. Today’s highlight has been the welcome we received from Lucy as we arrived at Rockpool. We opted to share Seafood plate and bruschetta and it was delicious. With a protected view of the wild weather on...More

Thank Jennifer W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $26
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lot 93 North Coast Road, Stokes Bay, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Kangaroo Island  >  Stokes Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8559 2277
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Description
Closed for the Winter... The Rockpool Cafe operates seasonally, we are open between Fathers Day (September) and Mothers Day (May). Fathers Day 2017 falls on Sunday 3rd September. The Rockpool Cafe offers a casual seaside dining experience. Alacarte style, we provide a range of different meals, mostly seafood (we are right by the beach after all) but we also offer snacks if you're not feeling like a full lunch. Tea, Coffee, cake, beer, local wines and a great atmosphere... We hope you will join us. The Rockpool Cafe Team x
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