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Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar

366 Shute habour road | Close to the New Woolworths, Central Airlie Beach, Free Parking, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4946 5745
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (104 reviews)
“profiteroles” (10 reviews)
“ice cream” (29 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Cafe, International, Healthy, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
366 Shute habour road | Close to the New Woolworths, Central Airlie Beach, Free Parking, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar
1. Amazing Breakfasts - all day
"food was fantastic and incredibly good value"
Laura B
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2. Excellent lunch
"Beautiful little restaurant, excellent food, good service"
katrina248mann
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3. Best steak ever!
"Trip advisor needs to add a 6th star, 5 star just doesn't do justice"
Richard A
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1 - 10 of 949 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love stopping here on my lunch break The good is nice and atmosphere always nice! The food is delicious and the staff members are nice and friendly. I totally recommend this place!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MarieSpeed
bcs0, Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks Marie for the lovely review! I am thrilled to hear that enjoyed visiting Village Cafe on your lunch breaks. Thanks for the recommendation and we look forward to seeing you soon! Thanks again, Tracy

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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

My mum has come to visit me and we happened to walk past this lovely restaurant, perfect as it’s tucked away and had tapas for dinner which were excellent! We enjoyed it so much we have come again for a second night and had their...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Jess-Watson2
Village_Cafe_Rest, Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2018

Hi Jess, thanks for the great review! It was an absolute pleasure to have you and your mum dine with us twice over the weekend and I am thrilled that you both enjoyed your time with us. I’m so glad you enjoyed the fabulous hot...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Recently dined here with my husband, we often come for cocktails & tapas (which are great) and tonight had dinner also. I had the new Vegan burger which was really good - not your usual bland vegan option you can sometimes get - and my...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank favouritemiskate
bcs0, Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the lovely review! It is always a pleasure having you and your husband dine with us! I am very happy to see that you enjoyed our new Vegan burger and that your husband also enjoyed his pork! Thanks again and we will...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A gorgeous venue in Airlie beach, which does hot rock dining. Something a little bit different from your normal dinner and a really amazing steak. The waitress Annie also helped us to pick out a lovely bottle of wine to go with our food.Highly recommended!More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Anita T
bcs0, Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Anita, thank you for the great review! I am so glad that you enjoyed our hot rock dining experience, it is our house speciality so it is great that you enjoyed it! Its great to hear that Annie was helpful and that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After 10 years of walking passed the place, I finally visited it today... definitely a place I will come back too.... the tapas and the steaks were not to be missed... the service was above 5 standard... I’m just sorry I never came to visit...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jsbar2
bcs0, Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

What a fantastic review- thank you so much! It is wonderful that you enjoyed our tapas and hot rock options and I am thrilled that you received excellent service! Thanks again, Tracy.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When in Airlie Beach, this is a must. The Tapas are unbelievably amazing and can not be beaten, totally delicious. The Hot Rock Eye Fillet is out of this world, as you cook your own, you can only blame yourself if it is not cooked...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AnneMaree Y
bcs0, Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks Anne for the fantastic review! I am so happy that you enjoyed your meal with us here at Village Cafe. The eye fillet hot rock is so delicious and I am thrilled that you enjoyed it! Thank you for the recommendation and we will...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As the title says... overpriced and pretentious. Poor quality food in poor quantities. We left feeling very underwhelmed and out of pocket.... It is nothing more than a street cafe with paper table cloths, plastic chairs and Michelin star prices. Offagato was $19 for an...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Leandsay
bcs0, Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. I must say however that I feel like I need to clear up a few of your complaints. Firstly, the Affogato dessert consists of a double espresso made with Lavazza super crema coffee, and...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a few hours to kill after checking out of our hotel and waiting for the shuttle. It was a rainy day and we needed a couch to laze around on. They only have two couches here (facing each other) and we were lucky...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MnMnJAUS
bcs0, Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the lovely review! Its great to hear that our happy hour made your long afternoon more bearable! See you on your next visit!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While on holiday we ate here several times. The food was delicious and the staff were fantastic, nothing was too much trouble especially with one young lady Aiofe, friendly and always smiling she made our meal times much more relaxed. Wanted to bring her home...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ginrio48
bcs0, Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the lovely review! I am so glad that you enjoyed both the food and service with us at Village Cafe! I am very happy to hear that the service from Aoife was excellent and that she made your experience more enjoyable. Thanks...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst some friends and I took a 2 day trip to Airlie beach we noticed this cafe and thought we would give it a try. We ended up eating here several times throughout the trip as the food was AMAZING and the service dare I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steevowashere
bcs0, Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the great review! It is fantastic to hear that you visited us many times on your trip to Airlie beach and enjoyed each visit! It is wonderful that the service you received from Aoife was excellent and she was helpful for you...More

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No not so much consider you are in Airlie and do the right thing... We will look afeter you eaither way. Have fun
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 21:30
Monday
07:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 21:30
Thursday
07:30 - 21:30
Friday
07:30 - 21:30
Saturday
07:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 366 Shute habour road | Close to the New Woolworths, Central Airlie Beach, Free Parking, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Airlie Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4946 5745
  • E-mail
Description
The Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar is located just off the main street of Airlie Beach which provides you with a quiet, comfortable and at dinner romantic venue, Located in front of the main walkway to Airlie Central, home to the new Woolworths store. Open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner, (Kitchen operates 7:30am to 9:30pm daily). Fully licensed .... A wonderful place to sit, relax and enjoy wonderful food, great service and good music. Known for the best Coffee in the Whitsundays and home to the unique "Hot Rock" dinning experience, the highest quality steaks and the best ever seafood. Come for breakfast, back for lunch and again for dinner...... It's the best! & We also offer Icy Rocks, frozen Volcanic Rock serving Boutique Ice Cream ... This is as good as it gets! Come and enjoy our new modern Al fresco deck.
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