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“Good views and good food.”
Review of Mary Cairncross Cafe - CLOSED

Mary Cairncross Cafe
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Montville, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
1 review
“Good views and good food.”
Reviewed December 13, 2012

Lovely spot for views over the Glasshouse Mountains and see right into Brisbane on a clear day. Food great and when you have finished eating you can stroll through the forrest and if quiet, see all sorts of creatures that live in the wild.Rangers are available to answer questions re wildlife or plants. Domestic pets not allowed.

  • Visited September 2012
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Thank Roly01
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
43 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Great Food and Great Views”
Reviewed August 11, 2012

I've visited this cafe several times whilst visiting friends nearby. I love it here. It has the most amazing views over the Glasshouse Mountains. The cafe itself is very rustic with a large log fire in the middle, and the sides are open so you can enjoy the view. Although they do have plastic blinds they pull down if the weather is bad. On my first visit i ordered "A Bloody Big Breakfast", (this is how its worded on the menu) and it certainly was big and excellent. The staff are very polite and friendly. Just behind the cafe is a path into the rainforest. Its well worth walking the trail as there's loads to see. I hope they never "modernise"the cafe as it would spoil it.You really must visit if your in the area. They open seven days a week from 08.30a.m. until 16.30p.m.

  • Visited March 2012
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Thank oldagedtraveller
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Maleny, Queensland, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“impressive views”
Reviewed August 8, 2012

food - great, views - magnificent, service- attentive...what more could you want after an afternoon of visiting the ancient rainforest

Visited June 2012
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Thank Alexander E
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