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Ground Floor Cafe

103 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4906 1798
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (3 reviews)
“great coffee” (17 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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103 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We have breakfast here each time we go to Newcastle. We really like the food and never had major issues but today we had the worse service ever. Took them lots of time to serve the 1st person then a other 3 of us were...More

Thank Nucha N
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our breakfast and coffee at Ground Floor Cafe. Everything was fresh and well presented. Only complaint was that there seems to be a lack of communication in the kitchen. Twice the waitstaff came to our table with another tables meals and then thirdly...More

Thank oj_sb
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Had lunch with my daughter on her break- though it might be a treat- we were so disappointed. The food took more than half an hour, and when it arrived it was wrong. 10 more minutes and I had nearly finished my meal and my...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

If you like açai bowls, Ground Floor is the place you’re looking for ! You can choose the fruits you want, etc. Mine was so good, I even considered buying a second one (even if I was definitely full). The staff is very kind, the...More

Thank Myriou_S
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here a couple of times. First day had the toasted Mediterranean (veg) sandwich and a green squeezed juice. Both sensational. Next day had the chicken burger, that was a bit ordinary, greesy, and I wouldn’t order again. Nice leafy outdoor dining on a...More

Thank VinceNewcastle
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Was staying nearby after travelling for over a week and was craving a green smoothie. Stumbled across this corner cafe and noticed they had a green smoothie bowl which sounded delicious. Glad I ordered it. Very yummy and not stingy with toppings or serving size....More

Thank nicoleprivett
Reviewed 14 April 2018

First time here for breakfast, the staff were nice, service prompt but it became challenging trying to eat a breakfast and ward off so many flies. I can honestly say I have never encountered this in any cafe anywhere. I finally gave up and let...More

Thank Rosli
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Have eaten here a couple of times over the last month. Lovely brunch menu and great food. Staff are friendly and efficient.

Thank lynndelou
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I tried this place once and I’ll never go back! I went in this morning and it was full of flies!!! They were even in the food they had out on display! Moreover the lady who took my order was impatient and not helpful at...More

Thank Diletta B
Reviewed 12 March 2018

I had spent the morning walking out to Nobby’s Head and back and was ready for a healthy breakfast. The Ground Floor Cafe hit the spot. The breakfast was awesome, the staff were friendly and the service was timely but what made this place so...More

Thank Scott B
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Response from Starrrshots | Reviewed this property |
Minimum wage is 17$ so they are not over-staffed. My experience with service was great. Young people, so maybe a bit inexperienced, but this is the norm for wait staff to some degree.. I loved my $5 coffee in this nice... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Hunter St, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4906 1798
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