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“Great food ”
Review of The Ugly Duck Out - CLOSED

The Ugly Duck Out
Price range: $4 - $23
Cuisines: Australian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations, Takeout
Description: After 11 1/2 years The Ugly Duck Out has CLOSED. This cheerful diner catered for dietary requirements and for those that wished to reduce their environmental footprint. The "ecotarian" menu promoted the benefits of this style of dining, exploring the link between the food we eat and its source. Ethically and environmentally sustainable produce was the foundation for honest, award winning preparations that were in harmony with the season. Gluten-free, low FODMAP and vegetarian diets were easily catered for. Our onsite produce garden ensured fresh produce and the kids play room was fun for both children and parents. The Ugly Duck Out was an awesome experience.
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great food ”
Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

This place had very reasonably priced food, and it's great. It could do with some music and better lighting, then it would be perfect.

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Thank 1969woodieable .
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165 reviews from our community

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English first
Coffs Harbour, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Great breakfast”
Reviewed May 25, 2014

We finally found a breakfast cafe that serves great coffee. The menu includes bacon and eggs from free range animals and it certainly shows in the flavour.
Friendly greeting and great service from one of the owners.

Visited May 2014
Helpful?
Thank Ann C
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Brisbane, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
165 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Average country food served by happy staff”
Reviewed May 23, 2014

We dined here twice whilst staying at the nearby Swansea Motor Inn. The meals were average but filling and quite tasty. Decor was poor but the friendliness of staff made up for this.

  • Visited March 2014
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Helpful?
Thank Frank C
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Launceston, Australia
Level 5 Contributor
60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“really average”
Reviewed April 24, 2014

smelly and really average. not very friendly on arrival maybe the Easter holidays were a bit stressful .I was impressed that they had a hole row of compost bins out the back near the car park and also grow their own herbs.

Visited April 2014
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2 Thank melbourne-girls-shop
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Tasty breakfast”
Reviewed April 23, 2014

We had a lovely breakfast here one Sunday morning. Felt sympathy for the owner who was on her own cooking and had a bad back! It did not stop her cooking 4 very substantial and tasty breakfasts, which set us up for a long trip that day.

Visited April 2014
Helpful?
Thank Joey1964
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