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“The number one place to eat” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Cockles Cafe

Cockles Cafe
Ranked #5 of 17 Restaurants in Port Elliot
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Cafe, Australian, Contemporary
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Clare, Australia
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7 reviews
“The number one place to eat”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2014 via mobile

One word really describes the Cockle Cafe and that is amazing. We headed to Port Elliot for lunch and came across this hidden treasure. First impression was the very friendly staff and their eagerness to make us feel welcome. The service very prompt and the food was the best we have had in a long time. We finished off with coffee which was the best ever. We will definitely recommend it to others and hopefully will get back there soon. They definitely tick all the boxes and it is a credit to all of the staff.

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  • English first
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English first
Moonta, Australia
Level Contributor
72 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“A good way to start the day”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2014

Buy a paper & orange juice from the bakery and then sit outside Cockles whilst waiting for it to open each morning at 7.30 am. Then enjoy one of the best coffees on the South Coast along with a serve of raisin toast. I cannot think of a more pleasant way to start the day whilst holidaying in Port Elliot. Can't wait to do it all again next year.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Perth, Australia
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344 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
“Great choices and the coffee is wonderful”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2014

lovely breezey cafe with plenty of staff and room for a busy lunch crowd. Several good options for vegetarians on the printed menu and the warm vege salad with haloumi cheese and veges with a balsamic drizzle was worth the short wait. My friend ordered the thai fish cakes and was delighted with her choice. Coffee was prefectly served

  • Visited January 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Best breakfast on the South Coast”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2013

New breakfast menu is awesome. 4 of us had 4 different dishes and all were excellent.
Coffee great as always.

  • Visited December 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Adelaide, Australia
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265 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
“Good coffee”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2013

Stopped in here for a coffee on the way home. Fantastic. We have had a meal here previously and found it very good food and good value.

Visited October 2013
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