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Gold Fish Bowl

U 3 160 Rusden St, Armidale, New South Wales 2350, Australia
+61 2 6771 5533
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“bread” (51 reviews)
“pizza” (35 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
U 3 160 Rusden St, Armidale, New South Wales 2350, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've eaten here few times and can't say a bad thing about the food. Friday pizza is definitely outstanding in the Armidale culinary landscape. The place itself always gives me impression that they try a little bit too hard. The hipster vice is a bit...More

Thank Michał Ś
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We followed up an earlier visit in the year when passing through and were not disappointed. A good range of choices was available for the breakfast and service was friendly and efficient. The bakery selection of sourdough breads and desserts is a must try with...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Finally found a place with great coffee in Armidale. Pastries are delicious. Beef ragout pie delicious!! Sourdough bread loaves great too. Expect a wait as this place is so popular.

Thank Saima G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Heard good things about this place from locals, but it didnt live up to heightend expectations. Went inside and they asked us to find a seat in or outside as theyd come to us with table service. Found seat outside in sunny spot and funky...More

1  Thank Adam W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great coffee and eats at this popular eatery. Staff are efficient and friendly and the atmosphere always seems cheerful.

Thank Sue B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Following Trip Advisor recommendations we went here for breakfast on a stop over in Armidale. It did not disappoint. The staff were friendly & helpful and the food was excellent.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

What a great find. Popped I t for Breakwell on a cold and dreary morning to find this great place that would be at home in Bondi or Darlinghurst. It’s a cafe and a bakery with outstanding looking and tasting pastries and really good, well...More

Thank sw0rdies
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

We rocked up with our wine and beers and we're placed at a table. It was 7.30pm and the place was full. The waitress got glasses for us and opened our beers. We were looking forward to ordering pizzas. We were there 15 minutes before...More

1  Thank Madshus
Reviewed April 15, 2018

The food at this cafe is so good, that it's worth making sure you time your trip along the New England Highway to stop for breakfast or brunch. Armidale is an ideal location to stop overnight if you're on your way from Brisbane to Sydney...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Had coffee and hot chocolate, both were great and well presented. Enjoyed the atmosphere and decor, will definitely be back again

Thank Rodney W
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February 11, 2015|
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Response from John-Kauter | Reviewed this property |
City centre motel, Cnr Barney & Dangar Sts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 3 160 Rusden St, Armidale, New South Wales 2350, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Armidale
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6771 5533
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Pizzas only available Fridays. Breakfast and lunch daily (except Sunday)
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