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Tillermans Cafe Restaurant

77 Marine Dr, Tea Gardens, New South Wales 2324, Australia
+61 2 4997 0138
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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French, Cafe, European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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77 Marine Dr, Tea Gardens, New South Wales 2324, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best coffee in the area. Really interesting menu and the breakfast we had was great. Service is brilliant. Indoor and outdoor dining. It’s worth a visit.

Thank CameronDee
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great place for a breakfast. Lovely location. I had the pancakes and they are delicious. One of the best I have had. The service here is excellent and highly recommend breakfast here. The coffee here is very good too. I look forward...More

Thank Smithyofthebay
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Had a very enjoyable dinner at Tillermans, having an entree and main and seriously couldn’t fit in dessert. The staff were very friendly and welcoming, they were very attentive to every table. Obviously they care about the small things that really make a difference. The...More

Thank dave b
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Very well positioned looking across at the lake, nicely decorated and pleasant, airy dining. We only had coffee but others had mushrooms and corn fritters with delicious bacon. All was well received and enjoyed. Wanted to have lunch here on the way home, but being...More

Thank Glenda D
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We were so lucky to get a booking on such short notice. The restaurant was lovely. The meal was absolutely beautiful and the service was top notch. We thoroughly enjoyed the experience and would definitely go back.

Thank EvieGR
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our second lunch here this week and am impressed by the variety of dishes on offer. First time we all had the set menu, great value at $35 for 3 courses plus a glass of wine. London visitors blown away by the food, service...More

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

The food in the cafe was lovely BUT was let down massively by 1 person. The lady who sat us down made it seem like an annoyance that we had chosen this as a place to have breakfast. It later turned out that this was...More

1  Thank charly989
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Terrible service from the owners I stayed over 20 minutes waiting for my coffee a very rude man spoke very loudly swearing - a bad experience but whoever prepared my pancakes is to be congratulated, pity that I was very nervous I could not finish...More

4  Thank patriciaan2nio201541
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

We chose this cafe as it had plenty of space and no-one in the cafe and a couple of small tables outside with a few patrons. We mainly wanted coffee and cake. I asked a waitress if we could join some tables together of which...More

5  Thank danandman
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

At the outset I must say the coffee was great as was the breakfast trifle and pancakes my family enjoyed. The simple bacon and eggs were a little underwhelming and the presentation pretty poor. For a restaurant that charges top dollar I am not so...More

Thank stressedfromdownunder
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Francis O
4 January 2017|
Response from Scudamore-Smith | Reviewed this property |
Too late; I have deleted the photos; it was quite broad, well thought; tasty. Not French, modern Australian, lot of local influence past fish.
Francis O
4 January 2017|
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Response from Bob S | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they have one at the restaurant. next time I'm down in Marine Dr, I'll try to get a copy. In winter, they're only open certain times- when they're not in France.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Marine Dr, Tea Gardens, New South Wales 2324, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Tea Gardens
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4997 0138
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