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Escence Cafe Restaurant - CLOSED

248 Macquarie St, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
+61 2 6882 0177
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
24 Nov 2015
“restaurant's ambience”
9 Sep 2015
“Something's gone wrong”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Australian, Vegan Options
248 Macquarie St, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
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Reviewed 24 November 2015

been heading out and about to many restaurants in dubbo while visting this little cafe which has great vibe when you walk through the door thats about all i can say positive the food was dreadful i think little more thought and extra passion may...More

Thank tj h
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We've always loved the food and the service at this Cafe, despite the considerable shortcomings in the restaurant's ambience. However, our recent visit was a huge disappointment. The food served was, to be blunt, dreadful. Whether you were looking for burnt, cold, soggy, tasteless, stale...More

Thank VeronicaPoppy
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner for the second time visiting Dubbo. The food was amazing and the service was great. The desserts are "to die" for. We will definitely be back. I highly recommend popping in for a taste next time you are passing...More

2  Thank Jules170959
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our evening. Food was good, and service was great- and quite busy even though it was only Ztuesday night. They deserve to do well!

1  Thank mlidums1
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I had been told this was one of the local best-kept secrets. Maybe it was just an off night but I was very disappointed. Meals were served promptly & wait staff were attentive. However the meals were over-cooked, over-priced, and over-seasoned. I thought that a...More

1  Thank RuthKeast
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Great service and excellent wines! The mains and desserts are excellent. Give the soggy pork belly a miss, and the sides are pretty average.

1  Thank SwogDog
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

Went here last night for my birthday with my wife on the basis of TA and a local endorsement. I have no idea how this rates so well on TA. If this is the best Dubbo has to offer by way of dinner dining God...More

Thank Kev. C
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Always a great atmosphere, beautiful food, and the best service. Once again thank you for making our night. The best desert in town

1  Thank Carolyn191
Reviewed 30 May 2015

Five of us went to Escence cafe on Thursday night for dinner. It was easy to find and we didn't have a reservation, but that was no problem. Our waitress was very friendly. The menu wasn't super long but there were too many delicious options!...More

1  Thank Tanollie
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Took my grandma out to mothers day lunch today .. we could not fault anything that came to our table .. absolutely lovely staff, and yummiest meals that we have had at a restaurant .. grandma and I have decided to go back as a...More

1  Thank kylieann1981
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Restaurant Details

Australian, Vegan Options
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 248 Macquarie St, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia (Formerly Escence)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Dubbo
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6882 0177
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