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Mary Valley Rattler

Tozer Street | Old Railway Station, Gympie, Queensland 4570, Australia
+61 7 5482 2750
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We decided to head to the cafe for a late brekky. 20 mins before brekjts finished. We both ordered... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
T24PMmariab
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Love quaint place to enjoy Sunday lunch

Dined here with friends for Sunday lunch. The cafe is very quaint and feels like stepping back in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Monteforae
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Coolum Beach, Australia
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Tozer Street | Old Railway Station, Gympie, Queensland 4570, Australia
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+61 7 5482 2750
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to head to the cafe for a late brekky. 20 mins before brekjts finished. We both ordered poached eggs with mushrooms and hollandaise sauce. I also ordered bacon with mine. We waited half an hour and when meal arrived my bacon was dried...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined here with friends for Sunday lunch. The cafe is very quaint and feels like stepping back in time. Meals were nice although most of us had the whiting which tasted a little chemical (a chlorine taste that must be used to preserve the fish......More

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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your comments, much appreciated!

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

This is a magnificent building restored well which evokes memories of days past. The internal refurbishment is good but I feel the cafe could have embraced a little more of the old railway refreshment rooms from whence it came ( and which I am unfortunately...More

Thank old44
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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Thanks for your comments which I have passed on to our Chef.

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Great place , great atmosphere , yummy food .. live music was fantastic ... staff are friendly but professional

Thank Christine L
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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Thanks so much for your lovely comments :)

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Can't wait till they start to running again. C17 974 loco steamed up & heritage carriages @ Station. Restaurant staff & food great. Beautifully restored classic QR major town station. Very professional outfit. Should be running trains up Mary Valley branch soon. Worth a visit....More

Thank RobAndLeisa
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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you for your kind comments Rob and Leisa :)

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Until 'The Rattler' is operational for departure to the beautiful Mary Valley...you'll have to console yourself with: the café, locally sourced gift shop, revamped railway station & future main attraction, the lovingly restored, currently static & yard locked, Mary Valley Rattler. As for the well...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We took part in the inaugural tour of the restored train. It was fabulous and so interesting. Well worth the visit. We also stayed and had lunch in the dining room at the station. Lovely atmosphere and great food. There is also a gift shop...More

Thank a l
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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thanks so much for your review - very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful afternoon tea at the cafe on the old station... very generous servings of food and staff very friendly, polite and helpful! Although our orders took a while to come out to us, it was all worth the wait and would definitely eat...More

Thank Margaret C
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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Hi Margaret, Thank you for your review! See you next time.

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Great new spot to have lunch. Good food, decent prices and a really nice setting in the refurbished station.

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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience at The Station Cafe - we hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Love the whole thing about the upgrade! It looks absolutely amazing and the food was incredible! Would highly recommend anyone to go there and enjoy yummy food and even a cold bevy!

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Mary_Valley_Rattler, Guest Relations Manager at Mary Valley Rattler, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Thanks for your review, much appreciated!

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