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Monica's Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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A cafe in Maleny that makes delicious fair-trade coffee & food. Focusing on local and organic produce. Open 7 days a week for breakfast and lunch.
$7 - $18
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, Australian
Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews lunch smashed avocado beef burger bacon and eggs halloumi salad cakes all day breakfast great coffee upstairs area sat upstairs delicious breakfast big breakfast priced food main street nice atmosphere visit maleny
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Reviewed today via mobile

Definitely a must if you are in Maleny. This Cafe was very busy on a Saturday morning, had to wait in a fairly long line to be service and waited around 30 minutes for food which was too be expected on a busy day. Drinks...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank nicoleelizabeth27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My first visit to Monica’s with my grandchildren who loved the sausages and colouring books leaving me to concentrate on a delicious breakfast which included sublime potato cakes.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 218DerekB
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

We had a delicious vegan breakfast while on our weekend away in Maleny. There was plenty here that catered for vegans and vegetarians. The food was fresh, well cooked and full of flavour. The atmosphere was great too.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank 00Robyn
Reviewed February 14, 2019

Each time we visit Maleny we stop in for morning tea or brekkie. EVERY time we are delighted. Staff are welcoming, smiling, helpful, competent and the food (whatever you order) will always be good, perhaps even great for a country town. The owners make an...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Peter L
Reviewed January 18, 2019

Had lunch here recently and as a local, regularly buy coffee. Coffee is great. Lunch was simple but tasty and pretty good value for money. Service is cheerful, friendly and efficient and it's a good sign when it's often hard to get a table. Worth...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Boyd J
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

Lovely little cafe in downtown Maleny, offering indoor and outdoor seating options. Menu offers great range of meals to suit different tastes. Excellent range of gluten and vegan meals. I loved the club sandwich 🥪 absolutely perfect. We all loved the meals. Definitely be back...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank P1212HGharrym
Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for a brunch and were glad we did. Broad menu with a range of fresh juices. We enjoyed a meal from the menu and the specials board (“breakfast stack”) along with delicious juices. Meals we fantastic and filling. Highly recommended. Great service from...More

Date of visit: December 2018
4  Thank 810frankv
Reviewed December 13, 2018

In Maleny as part of an up on the range trip - stopped here for a mid morning coffee and bite to eat - it was busy and we were lucky to get a sidewalk table - really good tasting Latte and decadent Iced coffee...More

Date of visit: December 2018
4  Thank GDay1044
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Taking the scenic route home to Brisbane on Sunday, we stopped for a while in Maleny. A drink and snack came to mind and we sat down outside Monica's at the only spare table. We ordered, collected water and sat, people watching and chatting. After...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank androidjohn2013
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

If you are after a good cup of coffee and breakfast or lunch in Maleny, you can’t go wrong by visiting Monica’s. Delicious breakfasts are served all day. We especially enjoyed the smashed avocado and grilled haloumi. The veggie burger was also a big hit,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
8  Thank ginar338
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May 5, 2018|
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Response from Kiyanalloyd | Property representative |
Yes, our outdoor area is dog friendly :)
July 28, 2017|
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Response from SHELB0 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, a big ask. Please contact Lisa and Geo personally to ask this.
January 29, 2017|
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Response from SHELB0 | Reviewed this property |
NO, I think you could get one as there are lots. If you have a preference for wither outside or upstairs, might be an idea. It is busy, but it turns over fairly quickly.
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