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The Bay Cafe - CLOSED

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


Lunch, Dinner
Wheelchair Accessible, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi

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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Went for a Sunday drive along peninsula and stopped here for coffee. Two female staff not friendly at all. Hardly recognized is when we were at counter to order. Coffee pretty average. Need some barista skills. As there are only a few places available for...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Marinefromdownsouth
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Super disappointed with my child’s blue cod box. As Locals we visit often. We would normally get a couple of decent sized pieces of blue cod in the kids blue cod box. This time there were 3 bite sized pieces and the box was full...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank rebecam8
CoeandCo, Owner at The Bay Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

We are very sorry that you have been disappointed with your child's Blue Cod Box on the last couple of occasions, and are also very disappointed that as a local "who visits often" you have not given us the chance to rectify your disappointment's before...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

A group of 4 of us visited this cafe on two separate occasions, and both times it was a delightful experience. The food was delicious, with quite a variety on the menu to suit our various tastes. The staff were friendly and the food arrived...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank LarchHill
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice food, bit of a wait but well worth it. Friendly staff and affordable food. Would recommend. Lovely views. :)

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank KateG2741
Reviewed 14 April 2018

I have come to the Bay Cafe for morning coffee for a long time. Today was the first time we had lunch there. Being Vegan it always is a bit nerve wrecking if I get any options at all. I must say The Bay Cafe...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Gundula G
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I recently visited and there was no chicken and a 35 min wait which I didn’t mind waiting because it was a lovely day and nice view, but I got my poached eggs and they were just pretty much hard boiled. Staff were friendly though...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank KatieE1651
Reviewed 14 March 2018

The food here is average. The building is a bit run down. I wasn't very impressed but the only other option in Macandrew Bay is the dairy.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank softstarlight
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Popped in for lunch and it was the highlight of our rainy day! We both ordered the mushroom stack and it was A-Mazing!!! Highly recommend you visit this cafe. Staff are friendly and on a nice day, you can sit outside.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Spinner915
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We had a great dinner here - a totally relaxed atmosphere with very pleasant servers for whom nothing was too much trouble. The food was great, as was the wine, and all topped off with a fantastic view.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank BookemDan
Reviewed 18 January 2018

A great place to sit with some good cafe food and stare out into the harbour. Relaxed and pleasant serice.

Date of visit: January 2018
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