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Let Minnow Cafe

££ - £££Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
57 Park Ave | Clayfield, Brisbane, Queensland 4011, Australia
+61 7 3357 8771
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“poached eggs” (9 reviews)
“fritters” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
57 Park Ave | Clayfield, Brisbane, Queensland 4011, Australia
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Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Let Minnow ... Let Me Know how long my food is gonna be!! This place has the longest wait for food ... been here a few times hoping to give it benefit of the doubt that I won’t have to wait forever, and always end...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank faywhittaker
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Great food and coffee every time. Only complaint is that the fish tacos are not on the menu annually.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ElMidford
Garry M, Owner at Let Minnow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Hey there ElMidford. Thank you so much for the 5 stars. I could not agree more about the fish tacos! Loving the coffee at present as well by Nat's at Byron Bay, he does a great blend for us. So glad the fish tacos are...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here a few times - always nice. Have Coffee there at least 3 times a week. Staff lovely. Only complaint I have is they can be quite forgetful at times, it’s table service but can sometimes sit for quite awhile before someone comes...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KATCJ
Garry M, Owner at Let Minnow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Dear KATCJ Thank you for taking the time to review let minnow. As owners we were a little shocked about your need to wait, it was very troubling for us. I can assure you we will be addressing this with the full team out front...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

I would like to congratulate you all on the amazing food and bar menu! Not a New Zealand wine in site - (which for someone who is allergic to one of the preservatives used in NZ wine) this was great to see. The food was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jodieg681
Garry M, Owner at Let Minnow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Thank you JodieG. Really appreciated the 5 stars! Have to say I feel the same way, we try to support smaller batch organic and biodynamic Aussie wines with a sprinkling of Spanish to go with our Spanish accented bar food. Both have very low incidences...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

We came upon this restaurant by chance, and were very happy with the service and food. Very nice, unusually flavoured smoothies. Toasties were lovely.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kiwibabyboomer56
Garry M, Owner at Let Minnow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Dear kiwibabyboomer56. Thanks so much for the 5 stars, really appreciated by the whole team. We are in a special part of brissy with the parks and creeks so close and this little cafe + bar does its best to fit in. Thanks again

Reviewed 19 September 2018

I have been coming to this most special cafe for some years now. I live not far away and for our family, Mum & Dad with two girls aged seven & three, we have always been made welcome & have been treated wonderfully by staff....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chris40112018
Garry M, Owner at Let Minnow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

dear Chris40112018 Thank you for the lovely words and your review of let minnow. We really hope that everyone that visits and becomes a regular feels like we are family, as they do to us. We do try to make this a comfortable and enjoyable...More

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Had a delicious affordable breakfast. Very busy for a Sat morning and noisy. Maybe through the week might be a little quieter.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Narelle R
Garry M, Owner at Let Minnow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Dear Narelle R. Thank you very much for the nice review. Yes it does get a bit noisy on a busy weekend, old timber building etc and we are working on more options to soften the noise which people should notice soon. Hope we see...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This cafe is in Clayfield which boasts beautifully restored Old Queenslander homes among leafy trees. My daughter and I took a morning walk through bearby Kalinga park to find this popular place for breakfast. It has plenty of seating inside and out with a great...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Anne C
Garry M, Owner at Let Minnow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Dear Anne C, thank you from the whole team for your lovely review. We are lucky to be in such a nice part of Brisbane. As the old place is about 100 years old we have tried hard to keep as much of the old...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely little local cafe with great character, coffee, food and an exciting expansion into evening cocktails and snacks Interesting and tasty menu - today my daughter enjoyed her braised beef burger while enjoyed my waffles with fried tofu and salsa (fried chicken available for the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank grlz
Garry M, Owner at Let Minnow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Dear grlz. 5 stars is so appreciated by the team here at let minnow cafe + bar and especially when you taking the time to give us the thumbs up. Hope we see you again soon as the new Spring menu and dinner menu starts...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018

Great venue for brunch. Menu offers a good selection. Service is efficient without being obtrusive.Bookings are recommended. Inside/outside facilities makes this venue great in any weather.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Graeme D
Garry M, Owner at Let Minnow Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Dear Graeme D. From the whole team, thank you for the 5 stars, really appreciated. Service is something we work on a lot especially as our lovely casual staff members move on and change over time. Glad to hear you noticed. Cheers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 17:30
Monday
06:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:30
Thursday
06:30 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 21:00
Saturday
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Park Ave | Clayfield, Brisbane, Queensland 4011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3357 8771
  • E-mail
Description
We offer a casual, friendly and relaxing community cafe and new bar facilities that provides you, our guest with great locally sourced and sustainable food whenever possible, at an affordable price and with great customer service. We are also ideally suited to small private functions of 30-50 people.
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