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“Best club sandwich in town”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Sidewalk Cafe

Sidewalk Cafe
Ranked #17 of 102 Restaurants in Airlie Beach
Price range: US$8 - US$26
Cuisines: Cafe, Australian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, View
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Brunch, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: When I think about Good Food, its about quality and value. After working in some of Australia best food establishments I have discovered making sure high quality standards are applied to the preparation, cooking and presentation of our menu is the key to its success. SideWalk offers a cosmopolitan experience with its footpath dinning. Although this kind of dinning is not unique elsewhere in Australia, we offer a different experience in Airlie Beach, from the fantastic view, the food, wine and service we certainly stand out from the rest. Lovers of good food, coffee and wine love SideWalk.
Cannonvale, Australia
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12 reviews
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“Best club sandwich in town”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2014 via mobile

Go here if you want a laid back feeling cafe and a good sandwich or coffee.. Brilliant on a 10/10 day when you can sit outside and watch the world go by

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“worst experience in airlie”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2014

Food wasn't terrible just not great but the service was shocking! I went there with a group of 4 I ordered blueberry pancakes and my friend ordered mixed fruit pancakes. Long after the other 2 friend's breakfasts came we got our pancakes which were both mixed fruit. When I told the French waiter that I ordered blueberry pancakes he was very rude and said he will be back in a minute. He came back after serving someone else and just took my plate. Eventually I got my blueberry pancakes but they were very average. Such a shame because Sidewalk has a good position and view.

Visited May 2014
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Thank Daniel T
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Port Douglas, Australia
2 reviews
“Great food, great setting”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2014

My partner and I were recommended sidewalk as they had the "best coffee in Airlie Beach".
We had breakfast here and the food (a serving of eggs benny each) was very nice. The hollandaise sauce was fantastic and the bacon was nice and crispy.
Wouldn't say the coffee was great, but it wasn't by any means bad.
Great location and cool venue with plenty of fun and artsy paintings all over the inside walls.

  • Visited August 2014
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Brisbane
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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“Lovely food, great spot”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

Rocked up to lovely bubbly staff, ordered the smoked salmon salad. So fresh and tasty!!! Great location and lovely to sit inside or outside. Definitely recommend for any meal of the day.

Visited August 2014
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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30 reviews
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“Decent coffee, good food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

There are not many places in Airlie Beach where you can get good coffee (that actually tastes like coffee instead of just milk). The Sidewalk Cafe is one of those places where they do serve a decent brew!

So, nicely caffeinated, we progressed to trialling their food menu. And were very nicely surprised about the tasty, yummy-looking food. Highly recommended.

If there was any downside, then it would be the looks of their menus. Clearly in need of a replacement, as quite well-worn around the edges.

  • Visited July 2014
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Thank Lars B
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