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Purple Possum

5 Storey St, St Marys, Tasmania 7215, Australia
+61 3 6372 2655
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“rhubarb cake” (18 reviews)
“soups” (7 reviews)
“lentil soup” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Storey St, St Marys, Tasmania 7215, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love visiting this cafe/ wholefoods shop. The soups are always incredible-I had sweetpotato curry and red lentil which was delightful. Followed by their renown rhubarb cake made freshly on the premesis as is most, if not all of their food. I also brought a...More

Thank susiej127
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Food etc is still good. Seems to be some staffing issues of late, slow service, mixed up orders etc is not doing this little cafe any justice...a bit sad really..

Thank Anet49Tas
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Lovely food, interesting store, awesome service. Great start to our day. Turmeric latte like a warm hug!

Thank Suzanne J
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Great variety of whole foods, mueslis etc. Excellent friendly service. Lovely breakfast and lunches and lots of pre made meals.

Thank Julie A
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I stopped here for a morning coffee. Delightful little shop filled with all kinds of goodies. The rhubarb cake was delicious with a cup of tea.

Thank arkauca
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Stopped for a takeaway coffee , stayed for breakfast. You have to love it when people care about what they do. Great scrambled eggs on sourdough and coffee 💕

Thank Kim P
Reviewed February 20, 2018

We took a drive to St Marys as part of our holiday while based in St Helens. We like our coffee and noticed the cafe and decided to go in.What a find! This cafe is outstanding. There is so much on offer. Health food options,some...More

Thank Christina/Lesla... Z
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Always difficult to find vegetarian or vegan food when out of towns but any veggo anywhere near St. Marys must go to the Purple Possum for some wholesome tucker.

Thank Nicky M
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Perfect stop for lunch. Soup was fantastic rhubarb cake is a must stop and eat. Don’t forget to top up on all your wholefoods.

Thank Gayle Z
Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

What a find for a coffee, a total experience. Was a real eye opening for us - staff so nice, coffee superb, and all the other bits and pieces. Not to be missed if passing through.

Thank Freddie M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $9
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Storey St, St Marys, Tasmania 7215, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  St Marys
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6372 2655
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