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Cafe Bombora

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Beach Rd, Goolwa Beach, South Austrlia, Austral, Goolwa, South Australia, Australia
85555396
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8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Adelaide, Australia
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a delightful place foe lunch. Had beer battered flathead sitting in the sun in winter a watching seals and whales in the surf. Fantastic food and very helpful staff.

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Thank Marnie P
South Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great kiosk, fabulous location, popular with the locals, recommended for visitors, always able to get a table may have a small wait during peak season, for couples grab an awning chair for 2, very romantic

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Thank Dean M
Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a gem - no frills real beach cafe which just grew - (a separate addition of 1 small room inches away from cafe) - serving meals that one would expect in a fancy restaurant. Chef - Olaf Hansen has many accolades for his cooking style, his innovative creations and for his passion in sourcing and using the freshest of... More 

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Thank 135Eleni
Goolwa, Australia
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a location. Right on the most beautiful beach. Goolwa Beach. Smell the sea air and enjoy the menu. Rugs provided for your knees if the chilly wind blows. Staff are friendly and food delicious. Drink prices a little high. Coffee and cake yummy. Breakfast and brunch fantastic. Hoping for a meal & wine deal soon so we will be... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a beautiful seafood lunch here with the family. Great views up & down Goolwa beach. Great service & great coffee. Clearly a favorite with locals & tourists alike & well worth the drive!

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Thank Kym D
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

For $25 dollars: a lovely bowl of mixed and local seafood with a delicious Pernod broth. Two lovely chunks of bread to soak up that broth and you've the foundation for a delicious and relaxing Sunday lunch by the sea.

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Thank Max_Ionie_Brennan
Adelaide
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Love this place, magnificent location with views up and down the Goolwa Beach. Choice of tables outside with rugs supplied or under cover. Ideal place for lunch then a walk along the beach. Service and the food was fantastic and we will be back.

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Thank Andy S
Goolwa
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Fantastic view from this absolutely beachfront cafe. Food and coffee are excellent. Staff are excellent, very welcoming. I would recommend this cafe to everyone. Children are made to feel welcome as are dogs with water bowls near outside tables. In winter you might even spot a few whales playing out to sea as I was lucky enough to do one... More 

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Thank Hazel S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Am dieing to try food here but have enjoyed several coffees! Vibe is awesome and staff are always super friendly! Best location and always a spot to pat a cute puppy!

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Thank Sara K
Canberra, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Looks like a beach cafe but be prepared to be surprised, Amazing food. Great staff and service. Right on the beach.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Rd, Goolwa Beach, South Austrlia, Austral, Goolwa, South Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Goolwa
  • Phone Number: 85555396

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