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Village Cafe Restaurant

££ - £££
Australian, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
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50 Matthew Flinders Drv, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
+61 2 6582 5888
11:30 - 15:00
Closed now
All hours
Wed - Sun 11:30 - 15:00
Wed - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The Village Cafe has a great warm atmosphere. We go there every Wednesday with friends, it's a place where you can casually dine with friends, hear each other speak or just have a quiet family dinner when you can't be bother cooking- it's perfect for our 5 year old, great healthy kids menu options. The food is sensational and love... More 

Thank Sisenanda S
David J, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review Sisenanda! We love to make someone's special event even more special, but to have regular customers that enjoy the Village on a weekly basis is something we love to see as well (and little Liam is so cute, who wouldn't want to see him every week : ) ) More 

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3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Five of us sat down for a meal this Saturday night. We are all locals and had eaten there before. I happily ordered the signature dish of Thai green curry, $22 with and extra $5 for prawns. When it arrived it looked very watery. In fact, the plate was swimming in watery, very runny liquid, with a handful of green... More 

Thank widepanoramas
David J, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant, responded to this review

Firstly let me say that I think it speaks volumes that your friends supported us when you unreasonably stormed out of the restaurant on Saturday night and stayed on to enjoy themselves. I was hoping that you would not further embaress them or yourself by publicly drawing attention to your behaviour but here you are. Various curries have been on... More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

This Restaurant has country kitchen style feel/atmosphere and a very pleasant place to dine either inside or outside on verandah. Value is very good, Menu range includes GF options and should suit most dining tastes. BYO and no corkage was a bonus. Staff were courteous and attentive. Service comfortably timed from order to serving. Food presentation and quality was excellent.... More 

Thank Frederick H
David J, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we appreciate the feedback and glad you enjoyed your experience at the Village! More 

Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We dined at the Village Cafe twice whilst staying in the caravan park. Plenty of indoor seating and some outdoor seating. We enjoyed Lamb shanks, Salmon, Steaks, Garlic prawns and all meals where consistently very good. We also enjoyed delicious creme brûlée, chocolate mousse and cheese cake. BYO alcohol, no corkage. Open Wednesday to Saturday for lunch and dinner. Recommend... More 

Thank Ingrid A
David J, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, I am glad you enjoyed your visit (and our homemade desserts). Hope to see you again More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

It wasn't very busy and there was a lovely fire. Atmosphere was great and unexpected in a holiday park. Service was friendly from the lovely waitress but the food was painfully slow. It seemed like they were bringing out all the entrees at other tables and then the mains and then we got our mains! We only had pizzas and... More 

Thank Planner55
David J, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to do a review. I'm sorry you were disappointed in the service. I have looked into the issues you raised and have taken steps to address them, particularly clearing empty tables before guests tables are cleared. That is not something we have ever condoned and I appreciate you giving me the information. We prepare... More 

Wodonga, Australia
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124 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Recently had a family get together here for Mother's Day and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. The coffee was first rate, one of the best in Port Macquarie, the cakes were fresh and homemade and the staff were friendly and helpful. The restaurant is located in a great setting with both indoor and outdoor seating. All in all, we all... More 

Thank Yackandandah
Port Macquarie, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

We had a wedding reception for 20 people in Dec 2015. Scott, David and the staff at the Village Café really looked after us well. The atmosphere was very relaxing and friendly. We often come with friends and family throughout the year and thoroughly recommend it.

Thank Val J
Metung, Australia
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124 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

This indoor/outdoor restaurant is a high standard BYO restaurant at the southern end of Port Macqarie. The menu includes beautifully cooked steak, rack of lamb, fish dishes, pasta and pizzas. Recommended.

Thank Ian1238
Port Macquarie, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Excellent food and service - unsurpassed as far as we are concerned and we dine there regularly. Would be our first choice every time.

Thank hilaryoneile7
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

Best value meal in Port. Great steak and seafood with friendly service. Had pre dinner drinks on balcony, before siting down to a delicious 2 course meal for under $50. Recommend it highly Rob

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Australian, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Matthew Flinders Drv, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Port Macquarie
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6582 5888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?