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The Bramble Patch

381 Townsend Rd, Glen Aplin, Queensland 4381, Australia
+61 7 4683 4205
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“waffles” (49 reviews)
“preserves” (36 reviews)
“ice cream” (83 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Deli, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
381 Townsend Rd, Glen Aplin, Queensland 4381, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went out here for morning coffee and was not disappointed: coffee was excellent. Was looking for a cake to have with it, gluten free, but unfortunately such (cakes) were not available. What us available is a wonderful range of desserts, generally priced around $9.50 each....More

Thank bobjanh
Hayley P, Manager at The Bramble Patch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bob & Jan, thanks for your great comments about our coffee - glad you were able to source some of the same in Brisbane. We really appreciate you taking the time to write us a lovely review. Thanks again, Hayley

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is picture perfect from the outside to the inside. Its specialty is jam from locally grown fruits. I tried the ice cream mix with all types of berries. It was an experience. Must try. The garden outside is suitable for drinking tea and...More

Thank oneesta
Hayley P, Manager at The Bramble Patch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We have been making ice creams for so long now - they are definitely a Bramble Patch signature! We are so lucky to have an abundance of delicious fruit and vegetables available to us in the Granite Belt area...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cant believe that this place is a little off the highway and a bit hidden in the middle of no where,oasis is a great word to some this place up, I could not believe how many people were there,wow, and everything ,,food, surroundings,presentation, it...More

Thank adami554
Hayley P, Manager at The Bramble Patch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write us a great review. Yes, we are a little off the beaten track but an "oasis" is exactly what we have tried to create over the last 25 years! Our best advertising tool is word of mouth...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A little treasure that was amazing to visit. They make their own products, jams, coulis, vinegar etc., all can be bought at the shop. Desserts are to die for. Well presented, home made. delicious food Fantastic family run business. We had lunch elsewhere and came...More

Thank Cheryle M
Hayley P, Manager at The Bramble Patch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Cheryle and Terry, so lovely to read your great review! We really appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts about your visit to The Bramble Patch and are so glad you had a good time on your visit.Enjoying lunch at one of...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018

Way off the beaten track, and thank goodness for the onstage signage telling you to keep going, but well worth the drive. We had a serve of waffles and a serve of poffertjes both of which were delicious. Served with their own sauces and ice...More

Thank AAXandLolly
Hayley P, Manager at The Bramble Patch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your amazing review - I'm only sorry we couldn't "turn on" the weather for your visit however, it was so good to finally get some rain. We really appreciate your lovely comments about your desserts and hope you are now...More

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

This was the second time we’d been to The Bramble Patch and it was perfect, just like our first time! This time, we noticed that a new competitor had opened up, just on the corner of the road leading to Bramble Patch. We stopped in...More

Thank perryc249
Hayley P, Manager at The Bramble Patch, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thank you for your great review Perry! We are so glad that you kept on coming up the hill are thrilled to hear that your second visit was just as good as the first!!! Thanks also for posting a great photo of the food that...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Love coming here for pancakes or waffles. Usually share cause the servings are generous. Beautiful atmosphere and the coffee is good. Closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays and open from 10am to 4pm. Also sell jams. Lovely spot to visit if you’re in Stanthorpe.More

Thank femalenfiftyish
Hayley P, Manager at The Bramble Patch, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you for your fantastic review, we always appreciate hearing from happy customers who have enjoyed their visit with us.It's so lovely to finally see Spring, and have people enjoying their desserts in the sunshine, surrounded by our beautiful gardens and with lots of gorgeous...More

Reviewed September 27, 2018

The ice-cream was amazing. You can choose from various berries to be added to vanilla ice-cream. We also bought some jam and vinegar. Really delicious!

Thank Tina M
Hayley P, Manager at The Bramble Patch, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Thanks for your great review Tina. Glad you enjoyed your ice creams, we have certainly been churning out a few this long weekend! Enjoy your jam and vinegar - the perfect accompaniment to Summer salads. Hayley

Reviewed September 17, 2018

Such a long and winding road to get to this place BUT it was sure worth it! We only had ice creams but how they made them up was very clever. I asked for a strawberry ice cream waffle cone and what I received was...More

Thank Vicki P
Hayley P, Manager at The Bramble Patch, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thanks Vicki! Our berry ice creams have been our "signature dish" for over 20 years now - we are so pleased that you enjoyed your strawberry one! It's certainly the start of ice cream "season" here with the weather finally starting to warm up after...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018

In a large setting, where the berries are grown, the cafe is nestled and offers a range of berry based dishes and iced treats. We tried a mix of boysenberry and blackberry sorbet, although the blueberry pie with ice cream looked good. Tea and coffee...More

Thank Ian S
Hayley P, Manager at The Bramble Patch, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Hi Ian, thanks for taking the time to write us a review. So nice to hear that you enjoyed your mixed berry sorbet and we highly recommend that you try a Blackberry & Apple Pie next time you visit as they are pretty moreish also!...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$4 - $7
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Deli, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 381 Townsend Rd, Glen Aplin, Queensland 4381, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Southern Downs Region  >  Glen Aplin
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4683 4205
  • E-mail
Description
Set high in the hills above Glen Aplin, only 15km South of Stanthorpe, The Bramble Patch is the only "Dessertery" on the Granite Belt, so visit us for morning or afternoon tea or make sure you save some room after lunch! We serve a range of sumptuous sweet things including waffles, poffertjes, freshly made berry ice creams, sundaes and sorbet. During the warmer months enjoy these in our beautiful gardens with a delicious mixed berry smoothie or during Winter find a warm place next to the fire with a hot DiBella coffee. While you are here you can also sample our range of award winning gourmet preserves that are all made on-site using local fruit and vegetables. With over 60 products in the range including jams, sauces, coulis, vinegars, pastes, chutney's and relishes there is something to satisfy every taste. Our range of fortified berry wines is also available for tasting.The Bramble Patch is open 7 days (excluding some public holidays) 10am - 4pm and we are child and dog friendly!
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