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The Black Cockatoo Cafe and Bar - CLOSED

4 Gympie Rd, Tin Can Bay, Queensland 4580, Australia
+61 7 5486 4222
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“cuttlefish” (5 reviews)
“garlic bread” (5 reviews)
“local seafood” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
4 Gympie Rd, Tin Can Bay, Queensland 4580, Australia
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Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

This has got to be the slowest Cafe I've ever been to. My partner and I came here for lunch and there was barely anyone there, we had ordered our meals as soon as we sat down and it took an hour for our meals...More

Thank Sivvvva
Dean B, Owner at The Black Cockatoo Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017

Hi Sivvva, sorry you had to wait a while for your sandwich and was dissapointment in the taste. We put a lot of care into our food, buy good quality ingredients and make most food to order. Therefor it can take longer to get food...More

Reviewed March 20, 2017

Only in town for the weekend. Starving after a days sight seeing. Dean & Hanneke made us very welcome. Lovely, friendly people, and my rump steak was brilliant. So impressed we went back next day for Breakfast, and they were still smiling even after only...More

Thank mrh172017
Reviewed March 10, 2017

Lovely atmosphere and really good food! The owners are just so pleasant and helpful. The food was great value for money, and well presented.

Thank JenJ1
Reviewed March 6, 2017

My husband and I have been here several times for coffee and dinner once. The décor is wonderfully clean and simplistic. Gives a good atmosphere. The coffee is divine. The menu is smallish but the food is exceptionally fresh and servings are rather large. The...More

Thank von s
Reviewed February 16, 2017

My wife and I went to the Black Cockatoo to celebrate her birthday. It is far and away the best restaurant that we went to in Tin Can Bay. Good service and delicious food cooked to perfection. Considering the quality of the food it was...More

1  Thank ron d
Reviewed February 8, 2017

My husband & I just enjoyed a lovely lunch at this cafe. Not an extensive menu but the food we ordered was lovely. We chose the tempura battered Red Empreror and home made chips. It was genuine home cooked food, even the salad was lovely...More

Thank cheryl m
Reviewed February 2, 2017

Friendly service, couldn't fault the food which was cooked to perfection. Home made ice cream - yum!

Thank simoneQ2530GZ
Reviewed February 1, 2017

The Black Cockatoo is back and with new, friendly and competent owners. I wasn't quiet what to expect but was surprised by the skillfully prepared and presentation of our meal. They even cater of gluten free clients with their lovely rolls and garlic bread (which...More

Thank PhilFeldman
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

It has taken me a while to do a review on this restaurant as we hav been on the road and only home now with good I/ net connection...This is a great Foodies place. Friendly Service withGenuine Great Fresh Food. The Chef comes out and...More

Thank Andy o
Reviewed January 26, 2017

Had a gorgeous view from our table down to the water.... We both chose the quiche with salad which was far from your average quiche. Obviously homemade and tasted divine. Great service. A very enjoyable lunch.

Thank Coop36
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$8 - $27
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Gympie Rd, Tin Can Bay, Queensland 4580, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Gympie Region  >  Tin Can Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5486 4222
  • E-mail
The Black Cockatoo Cafe + Bar, is located in Tin Can Bay on the Cooloola Coast situated between Noosa and World Heritage listed Fraser Island. The restaurant has a contemporary decor and is located on the main road with sea views. The restaurant sources the best local seafood available straight from the trawlers, together with freshest and quality local produce. They use herbs from their own courtyard garden and experienced baristas using Genovese coffee
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