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“Coffee”
Review of Arbuckle's - CLOSED

Arbuckle's
Cuisines: Australian
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed September 29, 2013

4 people ordered coffee and all 4 we're terrible. The staff were friendly and the venue was nice. We didn't try food but if you're a coffee fan, avoid this place.

1  Thank Nari_Makena
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Reviewed September 21, 2013

This was very refreshing for us. We are long time visitors to Mudgee (about 20 years) and often go to the same old same old, but today they were to crowded due to the markets and beginning of school holidays. Thank goodness! The food was delightful and the service bright and cheery. I had spiced pear pancakes for breakfast, that were divine, like having a healthy choice pancake meal. The small, extremely light, pancakes but were topped with ricotta and lazed in a beautiful pool of spiced pear juice (with the pears). The serving sized was plenty for breakfast and the aroma comforted you like lots of warm cuddles.
My husbands meal was just as great, he had the vegi revivour and loved it.
the atmosphere is a little bohemian cross vintage and is also different for Mudgee.
Good breakfast prices and very tasty.

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1  Thank Robyn25
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Reviewed September 12, 2013

The food and service at Arbuckle’s was simply brilliant where we enjoyed a regional gourmet experience.
On arrival we were greeted with great professionalism and made to feel welcome. We dined here at a very busy time and found the service to be very attentive without being obtrusive, whilst the front of house manager (Ruth) anticipates every need.
The menu selection was extensive and fulfilled all our needs including vegetarian alternatives. All meals were delivered with great attention to detail and care, it is obvious Arbuckle’s select their staff based on positive attitude and train them in the finer points of outstanding customer service.
At the end of service both Ruth and her Chef husband Peter took the time to talk with us about their culinary journeys over a glass of wine. The owners of Arbuckle’s take a great deal of pride in their business and are working to establish themselves at the leading edge of culinary delights in Mudgee.
We will definitely dine here again without any hesitation, a great regional restaurant well suited for all gourmands.

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1  Thank BFC59
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Reviewed September 12, 2013

This establishment has plenty going for it. Sit back and be welcomed at the door by friendly smiling faces. They make you feel your an old friend dropping by for a chat. The music is great, the meals are delicious, great value too. Wines are perfect, coffee is one of the best in town, you are always greeted with a warm smile. We always feel so relaxed and welcome there. Just sit back and enjoy the atmosphere and have some patience when it,s busy. Visitors need just to kick back a bit and not be in so much of a rush, just enjoy the experience of what the country life is all about, enjoying life, not letting it rush by so fast that you don't really see what's in front of you. This is what a holiday is all about........So take my tip and visit Arbuckle's for a genuine friendly atmosphere, relax and enjoy it like we do.

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1  Thank Ruth W
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Reviewed September 7, 2013

We visited this place for breakfast as 2 other competing places were full. On giving it a go, we probably should have waited for a table at one of the other restaurants.
The service was really poor, took ages to take our order along with stating that there was no all day brunch menu available, so why hand it to us then. The guy taking the orders was quite rude to and some of us commented should we just leave now.
The meals were ok but nothing to write home about... The coffee was forgotten for half of the table and just as we were about to finish our breakfasts they said would you like some water for the table.
The ones who missed out on coffee ended up going across the road to another place to get coffee and were salivating at the food coming out, wishing we had ate there instead.
Probably give this place a miss, would not recommend to go there....

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Thank morry1234
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