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Cafe Discovery at Agnes

Agnes Central Shopping Centre | Shop 4, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
+61 431 035 010
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (20 reviews)
“lava cake” (3 reviews)
“frittata” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Value
LOCATION
Agnes Central Shopping Centre | Shop 4, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had one ok meal here but returned for a coffee the next day. Sour owner was berating staff in front of customers....and wouldn’t smile if her life depended on it. Our coffees were more like warm milk. Cups are the thick red bogan style.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AnjNCrew
673biancaw, Owner at Cafe Discovery at Agnes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Sadly AnjNCrew you have the wrong café here. I have not berated my staff... I have a great staff and would feel dreadful doing this. And for the thick, red bogan style coffee cups? We have high end Italian coffee cups that cost $12.00 a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I hadn't been to Discovery for a while but recently have been in a few times, for both lunch and dinner The weekend Curry Nights are recommended with the recipes coming from the owner's family and have an authenticity which is appealing. Jay, the chef,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dave C
673biancaw, Owner at Cafe Discovery at Agnes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Dave C Loved having you back at Café Discovery... enjoyed our chat and look forward to many more. Cheers Leisa

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here several times whilst on holiday. Lovely good sized meals, good service and dog friendly.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AORDMBM
673biancaw, Owner at Cafe Discovery at Agnes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello AORDMBM Thank you for your lovely review... We look forward to your next visit to Agnes Water/1770. Cheers Leisa

Reviewed 11 October 2018

Love this place with it's variety of food and coffees. The take away special menus throughout the week are very exciting and diverse. The staff is always friendly and helpful. Wethers it's cake and coffee or wine and beer morning or night this is the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Peter R
673biancaw, Owner at Cafe Discovery at Agnes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Peter R Thank you for the lovely review. I am so lucky to have caring staff who love what they do here at Café Discovery to give the experiences you speak of. Cheers and see you next time. Leisa

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Great service, delicious food and perfect coffee. Family favourites are creamed garlic mushrooms, chocolate lava cakes and sweet potato salad. Highlight of our visit each year!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cldih
673biancaw, Manager at Cafe Discovery at Agnes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello cldih We look forward to seeing you back again next year. Thank you for the lovely review. Cheers Leisa

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The food was absolutely delicious, a local recommended it to us and I’m so glad we went. The food was great and all workers were polite and nice. The chef was amazing she is so nice!! I recommend anyone to go there for a good...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rmorris8123
Bianca W, Owner at Cafe Discovery at Agnes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Hello RMorris Thank you for taking the time to write this review... really appreciate your acknowledging our service and food quality. I am very appreciative of my amazing staff, without them this café would not be able to function. Cheers Leisa

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Our last night in the fabulous Agnes Water, we headed to Cafe Discovery for dinner, already sad about heading away from this sensational and “ somewhat unknown” part of the QLD coast. What a blast. This place is gold. Enjoy before the “ locusts “...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Reenapetite
Bianca W, Owner at Cafe Discovery at Agnes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you, The Beef Vindaloo is the only one we do really "Indian" hot so great that you found it hot enough. A food manufacturer tried to list "LOVE" as an ingredient and was made to remove it from their labelling... I am pleased you...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We are still surprised on a regular bases. Every time we go there is a special style of dinner option as well as the full menu and we still have yet to be disappointed. Last night we had India and my kids actually ordered something...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Eganuro
Bianca W, Owner at Cafe Discovery at Agnes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you for recognising the hard work my staff put in to ensuring all customers love the food and service here at Café Discovery. The local support is vital and really appreciated. You all lift us up and make our days fun. Cheer Leisa

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

There aren’t many vegetarian options on the lunchtime menu. But the lady suggested we could have the frittata from the breakfast menu. This was a good option but I’m not sure why they don’t have this on their lunchtime menu but drop the fried egg...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Enjoy_the_breeze
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Lovely lunch with fresh choices and great coffee. Have the choice of dining inside or outside. Great value and really friendly staff

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Debra A
Bianca W, Owner at Cafe Discovery at Agnes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hello Debra A Thanks for your lovely review. All the things you have mentioned we take great pride in. I have wonderful staff and am pleased you enjoyed your experience with us. Cheers Leisa

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Matthew W
9 October 2017|
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Response from 673biancaw |
My apologies... I will change this... thank you for bringing it to my attention. During school holidays we open until 8pm every night. However in the off season we close at 2.30pm Monday Tuesday and Wednesday
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trngia
23 May 2017|
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Response from Arron W | Reviewed this property |
Yes as long as you purchase a product you can access their WiFi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$26
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:30
Monday
07:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Agnes Central Shopping Centre | Shop 4, Agnes Water, Queensland 4677, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Agnes Water
  • Phone Number: +61 431 035 010
  • E-mail
Description
Restaurant quality café with indoor/outdoor dining in Sub-Tropical Queensland's coastal town of Agnes Water and 1770. Specialise in high quality service, coffee, tea, meals and cakes. All cakes & slices are baked on premise. Coffee Shop
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