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Northshore Harbour Cafe

297 MacArthur Avenue | Hamilton, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
+61 7 3172 0595
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (4 reviews)
“hash cake” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 15:00All hours
CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
297 MacArthur Avenue | Hamilton, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Northshore Harbour Cafe came highly recommended by work colleagues - and yes, the location is a winner. we rang and made a booking for a saturday lunch and found staff to be very friendly over the phone - however, it would probably have been wise...More

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is the third time we have visited Northshore Harbour Cafe and, as usual, it was brilliant. The staff are friendly and so accommodating. The atmosphere is relaxed and although the cafe was busy, we never felt crowded or rushed to leave. Their outside tables...More

4  Thank NicG0411
findlife, Manager at Northshore Harbour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Nic, Thanks you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review for us. We are so happy to hear that Northshore's food, staff & service "Never Disappoints" and we look forward to seeing you again very soon with your poochies. Mark...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

I always feel so relaxed when I enter this cafe. The location is wonderful. The food is delicious and staff are always friendly. The huge car park next door is such a plus. I will keep returning. See you all soon.More

1  Thank Lachland F
findlife, Manager at Northshore Harbour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hi there Lachland! Thanks so much for taking the time to review our beautiful cafe on the river in Hamilton. We are so pleased you always enjoy your time here and find it so relaxing. We are also thrilled that you will continue returning. We...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Located just near the Northshore ferry terminal, this is a great outing by using the City Cat ferries to travel to & from. We sat outside and enjoyed the beautiful winter's day and the working river beyond. The food was delightful. We both enjoyed a...More

2  Thank robdownunder
findlife, Manager at Northshore Harbour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hey Rob, Thanks so much for your review of Northshore Harbour cafe. It's always good to hear our customers are enjoying their time by the river at our stunning cafe. The salads are an absolute winner, in particular the pumpkin salad which has become our...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

We had just been to see the USS Ronald Reagan and thought lunch there would be ideal.Had a great table with river views and a lovely young girl waiting our table,order taken and served promptly with a smile.The four of us had different dishes and...More

2  Thank Brian L
findlife, Manager at Northshore Harbour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hi Brian, Thats great to hear, and we love your heading "They always get it right". It's always a treat watching the ships sail down that rather small river! We are so pleased you all enjoyed your lunch, and your day out. We certainly hope...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We hopped off the City Cat for a very pleasant lunch here on a Saturday, so it was relatively busy, but not packed. Service was fast and the food was well presented. The portions were well sized and overall, everything was very tasty. There were...More

3  Thank Vraden
findlife, Manager at Northshore Harbour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hello Vraden, Thank you for taking the time to review our lovely cafe by the river down Northshore Harbour way! We are so happy you all enjoyed your time here. We are not so pleased to hear about missing out the salmon in your salmon...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017

This is an exceptional location right by the Brisbane River and a brilliant opportunity to deliver great food and a great customer experience. Sadly this is not the case. While the food is fairly good and some of it excellent, the service is nonexistent due...More

1  Thank keith1002017
findlife, Manager at Northshore Harbour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Hi Keith, Thank you for taking the time to review our beautiful cafe. Whilst we are happy to hear you have enjoyed the food, we are sorry to hear the rest of your experience was underwhelming. We have recently undergone a change in service here...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast and enjoyed the view and adjacent beach, park and playground, but the food was ordinary. Corn fritters were burnt on outside and uncooked inside, eggs benedict was only luke warm, and no sweetener available for those who want to avoid sugar in...More

1  Thank Kyzyk
findlife, Manager at Northshore Harbour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hello Kyzyk! We are so sorry to hear about your experience with us at Northshore Harbour! It is quite out of character as we pride ourselves on our quality of food. Next time definitely tell our waitresses because we would of love to rectify this...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Great breakfast (on a usual weekend morning), with terrific views on a crisp Winter's Day. Staff were polite, efficient and helpful. Loved the new-look menus too. Lots of space in different areas. Attended a wedding not long ago and was impressed at the decorating, ambiance...More

5  Thank family_of_four_qld
findlife, Manager at Northshore Harbour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hello Family of four! We are so happy to hear your experience with us! This place is magically during weddings with the water and views. Thank you so much, all of us here at Northshore Harbour adore each other! We are so glad that our...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Four adults dined here for lunch and we loved it. fish and calamari beautiful. wine was great. the service was slow but we were here for a relaxing lunch. the staff were friendly and the restaurant area was clean, well set out and a lovely...More

2  Thank Gaillm
findlife, Manager at Northshore Harbour Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hello Gaillm! We are so happy your enjoyed your visit and lunch. We are sorry your service was slow but we are so happy to hear you were relaxed either way! We look forward to seeing you again! Warm Regards, Kay Navarro Assistant Manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 16:00
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 15:00
Saturday
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 297 MacArthur Avenue | Hamilton, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3172 0595
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