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The Source Cafe

££ - £££Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
74-76 The Lane, Maryville, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 4940 8023
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“prawn curry” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
74-76 The Lane, Maryville, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

I went to source cafe for a Sunday morning brunch with my daughter. The food was delicious, and the staff were friendly and very accommodating. I was undecided between to things on the menu, the waitress knew everything she needed to about each thing and...More

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We visited on a beautiful sunny Sunday morning which was very busy and had a fantastic breakfast. Staff were super friendly and helpful. Coffee's were excellent. We both ordered the breakfast burrito and it was sensational, delicious and lots of it. Very impressed, we'll be...More

Thank 8598craig
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The breakfast we enjoyed here was memorable. The service was excellent and the food even better. You would expect to pay far more for the food provided. Set in a quiet backwater of the Newcastle Port, the passing joggers, walkers etc. provided a relaxed atmosphere...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Just looking for a bite to eat whilst waiting for our car to be serviced when it was recommended for us to come here. We were certainly not disappointed! The menu is simple & caters for a variety of tastes. All meals are very reasonably...More

Thank Maggie1963
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Delicious breakfast with ingredients that offer a point of difference from most other cafes. Excellent portion sizes too. Cost $60 for 2 breakfasts with coffees and extra sides Lovely outlook onto the harbour. Will definitely go back, but will make sure we book.

Thank Heelsy
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We came in late for lunch. We were made welcome and sat with our dog outside. Service was terrific, friendly and cooperative. Food was excellent toasted sandwich was great, and the corn and zucchini fritters were excellent. We were really impressed with the service as...More

Thank peterq2
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

This is the place to relax and enjoy a delightful breakfast over looking the river watching the birds and boats. My breakfast was yum 2 poached eggs on brushetta with tomato salsa and fetta. Coffee is good as well and if you feel like it...More

Thank Da_Dutchy_64
Reviewed 25 January 2017

The customer service we received today for lunch was the worst I have ever received. The table waitress with the blonde hair and glasses was rude, unprofessional,attempted to take coffee cups from us when not finished, began to pack up and tell us we don't...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

6 girlfriends out for lunch ! Perfect venue in the outdoor area looking over the water. The food was delicious and well priced. Service attentive and friendly. Fun day had by all.

Thank Curious022
Reviewed 20 January 2017

The Source café was so good. The staff were extremely helpful and pleasant, the food was delicious and there was a great variety to choose from. I need to eat gluten free, poultry free and nothing was too much trouble. Staff had terrific knowledge of...More

Thank JenniR4
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Todd W
27 March 2016|
Response from onthego253 | Reviewed this property |
Nice venue. You should be happy with that booking. Yacht Club just down the path is another nice venue for a group booking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74-76 The Lane, Maryville, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4940 8023
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