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Blue Barn Cafe

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1969 Frankford Rd | Frankford, Launceston, Tasmania 7275, Australia
+61 3 6396 1241
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Kelso, Tasmania
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109 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Walk in the door and you are made to feel special and very welcome. Amazing scones, jam & cream - Oh the size of the scones!! definitely the best scones I have tasted followed by a Latte and the other choices looked very interesting too. The memorabilia around the walls is fantastic. Plus you can purchase fresh potatoes at a... More 

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Thank June B
Brisbane, Australia
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114 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Apart from the Blueberry Barn Cafe at Frankford, there are no shops of any kind along the road from Exeter heading towards Latrobe and Devonport. We stopped for breakfast and were the only customers. The lady behind the counter was very warm and friendly. She made us coffee and then started cooking two large country breakfasts. Everything was freshly cooked... More 

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Thank Noi-Pip
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We had a great lunch here, considering there was really not much other option for miles around! We stopped in on our return and had ice cream too. Thanks!

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Thank Heather H
Devonport, Australia
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247 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Once or twice a year I drive along the Franklin highway and can never resist a stop. This time we sampled their awesome affogato and iced coffee with their magnificent hamburger. The food is great and presentation excellent. Sitting outside with the birds and the Bantam chickens and the birdsus priceless. Service with a smile... If I had to be... More 

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Thank waltervp
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95 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Located in a farming district and set back from the road up a short driveway is the Blue Berry Barn. We took a gamble hoping to get a pie or pasty for lunch. We expected a cafe offering all things blueberry. We were greeted by a cage on the patio with some pretty blue birds. When we entered the cafe,... More 

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Thank Malcolm A
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77 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We have driven past lots of times and finally called in for lunch on Sunday. The food was delicious, service was great. Won't drive past again will definitely stop for a meal.

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Thank Jenny W
Wellington, New Zealand
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230 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

A well placed cafe on the longest driving day we (mum and I) did in Tasmania, with the added bonus for us in having a placename cooincidentally relevant to some of our family history. It was great that they have a decent 'tea for two' option. A large crockery teapot plus a top-up jug, so there were at least 5... More 

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Thank glennomeister
Launceston, Australia
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99 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

On the way from Exeter to Devonport. A welcome oasis. Great coffee and snacks. Pleasant country atmosphere and homestyle service and cooking. A great place to revive!

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Thank Mike F
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Being hungry my husband picked the priciest item on the menu: Camelot Farmer Lunch for $17.50. It contained one single slice of ham and one single slice of salami; it had lots of lettuce, tomatoes and cheeses. If you like meat/ being full it is not worth it. On the other hand my Turkish bread with filling and the fresh... More 

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Thank Xenia B
Launceston, Australia
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Very pleasant atmosphere with friendly, helpful staff. Lovely 'homestyle' food with plenty of it on the plate. Moderate prices as well. My coffee was "ok" but the delicious desserts soon made that a distant memory. Well worth the stop on the Frankford Hwy.

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Thank The Macs M

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1969 Frankford Rd | Frankford, Launceston, Tasmania 7275, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6396 1241

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