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Spice of Life Cafe & Deli

28 Main St, North Tamborine, Tamborine Mountain, Queensland 4272, Australia
+61 7 5545 3553
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (52 reviews)
“cakes” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, International, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
28 Main St, North Tamborine, Tamborine Mountain, Queensland 4272, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dropped in here for some birthday cake - Tea and coffee were very good but the pastries and desserts are very good!

Thank bunyipBluegum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Breakfast and lunch menus are fabulous - even heathy stuff and a really good selection of food and drinks. We have tried all the places on the mountain for breakfast and this is the best by far! They have an interetsing selection of sale items...More

Thank connexn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We choose this cafe at Tamborine simply because it had at least twice as many customers as the other options. And maybe that was its weakness as the staff were flat out keeping up with the orders. After a longish wait, our meals arrived. My...More

2  Thank Peter L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the pecan and cheesecake as a treat - WOW!! Wonderful service, lovely location, fantastic cheesecake.

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Excellent dining. Coffee and range of delicious fresh baked sweets. Inside dining, average prices. Shelves filled with deli goods from local producers. Bit busy on day we visited, service a bit slow but may have been down a staff member.

Thank Julie F
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I had breakfast here, eggs Benedict and coffee. To start with the drinks came out and shortly after the food, it's not often I find a place will actually get them out around the same time, normally the drink is gone then...More

Thank David H
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch. We saw a pleasant looking, busy restaurant. The menu seemed to suit our needs being a family with two small children. First issue: We chose the fish and chips and asked that the fish be grilled rather than deep fried... unfortunately this...More

4  Thank Ian G
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Our visit to Tamborine Mountain was enhanced by our visit to Spice of Life. Good food, but with exceptional service and wonderful staff. We visited here twice and the menu is varied and encompasses many tastes. We enjoyed kumara zucchini fritters with mushroom & haloumi...More

Thank Deb F
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

This café & deli is well supported by locals. The baristas always produce a fine coffee, the food is fresh and tasty ( if you are there when the daily batch of muffins is pear and ginger, you are blessed), and the service is cheerful.

Thank Delle_11
Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

Breakfast 6.50am most welcoming . Kumara zucchini fritters and hommus brekkie salad. Every mouthful was delicious good portion size. Beautifully presented. Have just done 11500 klm rd trip had some amazing meals and this rates in the top 5. Congratulations Spice of Life.

1  Thank angiew888
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Main St, North Tamborine, Tamborine Mountain, Queensland 4272, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Scenic Rim  >  Tamborine Mountain  >  North Tamborine
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5545 3553