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One on LaBalsa

1 Harbour Pde, Buddina, Queensland 4575, Australia
+61 7 5444 6444
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“juice” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (8 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1 Harbour Pde, Buddina, Queensland 4575, Australia
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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A few of us ordered different specials which were delicious. The steak sandwich sounded mouthwatering. All the chips served were a little too salty but other than that it was all vey tasty.

Thank Harvey h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We normally go to the hinterland for our breakfast.. But thought we would give this cafe a go.. As per usual - I order 'Soft Eggs - Sunny side up'... but as per usual I ask.. Is it possibly too much trouble to ask for...More

Thank DaveBj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is always good. Portions are big, food is fresh and the cakes are ALL handmade!!!! We love sitting by the river at this chill cafe!

Thank longhaullewis
Lemarseny, Owner at One on LaBalsa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review .All of us at the cafe really appreciate your support. We do try to make everyones visit an enjoyable and memoraable one ,and when we know you feel chilled,i think we have succeeded.

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Situated on Point Cartwright at Buddina this café is well sited to enjoy the Mooloola River estuary and the all of the activity that provides. Opposite the café there is a park, there is also a track that will take you to the breakwater and...More

Thank theredman01
Lemarseny, Owner at One on LaBalsa, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are very blessed to be in such a beautiful part of the world.

Reviewed 12 August 2017

We have often walked past this place and promised that we would go there and have a coffee one morning. We did and were impressed by the great coffee and the fabulous views of the river and the boat traffic. The service was good and...More

Thank olie293
Lemarseny, Owner at One on LaBalsa, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for your review. We are so glad you finally stopped in for a coffee, look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 August 2017

Great location and atmosphere with views to the water. The coffee is excellent and the food is so fresh an beautifully presented. A great place where locals gather. I'll be going there again!

Thank Celeste B
Lemarseny, Owner at One on LaBalsa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Thank you for your review look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 27 July 2017

Okay, I exaggerate - there were also 4 pieces of calamari. Our husbands ordered the special - calamari & salad, but asked if they could swap salad for chips. When the meals were queried it was explained that the salad was the main feature of...More

1  Thank dennmar
Lemarseny, Owner at One on LaBalsa, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Thank you for your feedback. The special that your husbands ordered was 'Salt & Pepper Calamari w/ Asian Crispy Noodle Salad comprising of Chinese Cabbage, Almonds, Crunchy Noodles, Carrot, Capsicum, Bean Sprouts, Coriander and Kale finished with a dressing of Soy Sauce, Oyster Sauce, Rice...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

Yes if it is cake & coffee you are looking for well go no further than this little gem,I havent tried all the main meals BUT as said the cake selection is awsome & even more important they are fresh & lush....... There is a...More

Thank Jackielucy
Lemarseny, Owner at One on LaBalsa, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Thank you for your review. Can you imagine how hard it is to hold back and not eat cake everyday at work. Thanks again and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I found this cafe on google maps, geez I'm glad I did. Staff are very helpful and the food is amazing. 5 stars all round

Thank Simon S
Lemarseny, Owner at One on LaBalsa, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Don't you love Google. Thank you for your review hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 12 July 2017

My family of seven had breakfast here in June. Service was very friendly and welcoming, and the food was outstanding. When I had a small concern about some unwelcome bacon on my plate, the staff were very happy to take it back and replace the...More

Thank CassnAl
Lemarseny, Owner at One on LaBalsa, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our cafe. Hope to see you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Harbour Pde, Buddina, Queensland 4575, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Buddina
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5444 6444
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