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The Newsroom Cafe

££ - £££Cafe,
1 High Street, Brisbane, Queensland 3707, Australia
+61 7 3871 1557
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good47%
  • Average32%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
1 week ago
“Average breakfast”
3 Jul 2017
“Good average breakfast”
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Cafe, Australian
££ - £££
1 High Street, Brisbane, Queensland 3707, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to love this cafe years ago but I think it’s changed hands. Like other reviews, I ordered the smashed avo, thinking the menu description of avocado, feta, glazed balsamic etc sounded pretty tasty. The avocado wasn’t seasoned at all, and was a thin...More

Thank indbris
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

The cafe had spare tables but we still had a nearly 30 min wait for our breakfast. My meal was supposed to be smashed avocado but it was a thin smear, consisting of quite a bit of spinach, which wasn't mentioned at all on the...More

Thank Christine R
Reviewed 3 July 2017

coffee good service good, food average. Could have a bit more attention to cleanliness especially the fans.

Thank hyland2016
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This place clearly relies on its position to draw clients. Coffee was all right, but this place is tired. Clean enough but the two ceiling fans are filthy, really filthy.

Thank 255068MisterJonez
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Love the coffee at this place but the food is average and needs work. I think it's time for a menu update to bring it in line with current trends. Bread with the Avo and toast is thick and never toasted well enough... perhaps a...More

Thank Alx R
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Ordered Scrambled eggs but received poached. The mushrooms were not to my liking, but maybe others? Service was ok and it was quiet. Coffee was Ok too. Overall I probably wouldn't recommend, there are plenty of others to chose from in the area.

Thank Sparkymattt_au
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I always find the food OK here but the service very slow , you stand at the counter hoping to be noticed but they are too busy , when you get the order in the food is good

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

the prices are bit on the expensive side but the coffee was good and the food was nice. I had the avocado on sourdough with halloumi, mushrooms, feta and pistachios which was filling and tasty. food came out in good time too.

Thank kristyrebecca
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Re-purposed tables and chairs and gently chaotic detailing make this a nice quirky place for brekky. Very good coffee and excellent quality food really well prepared. No wonder it seems to be a favourite in Brisbane for both business breakfast meetings and pre/post shift artisanal...More

Thank Crazyuncle
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

My partner and I decided to come here for breakfast, and it was just average. I ordered a freshly squeezed juice which just tasted like flavoured water, my partner ordered the strawberry milkshake which was quite bland however their toasties tasted pretty great.

Thank Melody S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 High Street, Brisbane, Queensland 3707, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3871 1557
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