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Cafe Spinnaker

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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Alf O'Rourke Drive, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
+61 7 4972 5174
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Gladstone, Australia
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Great service! Great food! Best atmosphere 👍 Don't listen to the negative reviews otherwise you miss out😊

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Thank Carol J
Proserpine, Australia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Very nice location with great atmosphere - right on the beach front watching ships come and go. We ordered a variety of meals which everyone enjoyed. We were a table of 13 and one order was missed completely, but the meal sizes were generous enough that none of us left hungry.

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Thank gazzc2016
Melbourne, Australia
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72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Great view that's it!! Toasted tomato and cheese not Toasted long enough. Cheese had not melted still hard. Chocolate milkshake not cold and rather small not enjoyable at all. Chai latte was good. Service really slow. Shame its not better as its in a really good spot. With the down turn in gladstone I'd be picking up my game. Won't... More 

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Thank Susanna61
Gladstone, Australia
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely spot looking out over the harbour, ideal location! We had lunch here and the food was fabulous! There is always a breeze blowing, being right on the water, certain times of year it can be a little cool but there are a few different seating options, but in summer it is lovely! Peaceful spot to sit and relax and... More 

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Thank Margot E
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous little cafe in a park surrounded by water and very serene. Small menu but I had the eggs benny and they where beautifully presented and perfectly cooked, a little on the pricey side but the surroundings are worth it.

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Thank Sue H
Gladstone, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Terrible service and food for such a lovely location Slow, impolite service. Greasy, 'old oil' flavoured food Even the salad with wilted lettuce was tasteless... Don't waste your money,Gi for a nice walk instead or bring your own picnic

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Thank G S
Gladstone, Australia
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Had a lovely lunch at Spinnaker Park Cafe last week...It's was a great warm day,and to sit back and watch this wonderful harbour working is something to observe..The service at the Cafe was terrific,and the staff is welcoming.. Look forward to another luncheon next week.

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Thank Hotgrann
Gladstone, Australia
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Cafe Spinnaker enjoys a very good outlook and atmosphere. There is provision to sit outside with dogs.

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Thank Paul C
Gladstone, Australia
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93 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Took the kids here for a lunch. Good options for food. Kids have separate options and the nuggets and chips more than filled them. I had the special - Atlantic salmon with poached eggs and hollandaise sauce. Quite nice and the coffee was great. The outlook overlooking the water on a perfect sunny day was beautiful. Well worth it.

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Thank Allan M
Gladstone, Australia
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Sitting in the dining area watching the harbour is a beautiful way to start the day with a really lovely breakfast. The omelette was so fluffy and moist and loved their hot chocolate. Great start for the day. Service was fantastic.

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alf O'Rourke Drive, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gladstone
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4972 5174

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