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The Orange Tree - licensed cafe by the river

346 High St, Maitland, New South Wales 2320, Australia
+61 49341760
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (23 reviews)
“burger” (10 reviews)
“bacon soup” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
346 High St, Maitland, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this little cafe by recommendation, what a beautiful experience. We sat outside under a beautiful big orange tree. The staff were very attentive and so lovely, the coffee and food was amazing, huge meals! Very busy little cafe. Definitely recommend this cafe! Can't...More

Thank roy865
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I are fairly new to the area of Maitland and have heard great things about the orange tree cafe. However, our recent visit was not as I was expecting. The cafe doors were an inconvenience as we couldn’t easily get our pram...More

Thank lyssanders0n
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast yesterday and was pleased with our meal. The big breakfast was not only tasty, but quite large and filling. The waffles were great, according to my eldest boy and the coffee tasted good. We did get a late booking and when we got...More

Thank hopetohelp1968
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

I was lucky enough to remember a photo before ploughing into this beautiful breakfast! Staff were super friendly with me and my kids. We definitely had all our needs attended too. My son has issues with food and they were great in making changes even...More

Thank SaraLee6151
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Had lunch with friends we all enjoyed the coffee service was good waitress was helpful. Sweet potato fries were perfect. My salad was huge I couldn’t eat it all. Friend loved her salad full fresh produce. Great place for an enjoyable lunch and coffee

Thank amandamaree21
Reviewed July 22, 2018

I have tried nearly all the cafe's nearby but keep going back because the coffee is always good and importantly always tastes the same. Very good service from the girls also

Thank jgzjgul
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Had an absolutely divine lunch, chilli prawns and avocado salad could not have been better and hubby said it was one of the best burgers he had eaten in a long time. Gorgeous spot out the back near the namesake tree (it was a little...More

Thank angryadams
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

My family had come to visit me for my birthday & we decided to drop in for a coffee. Wow!! This is one of the best tasting coffees I've ever had, the crema was perfectly creamy & the temperature not too hot, great tasting coffee...More

Thank Lisa V
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for a almond mocha, absolutely delicious can highly recommend Indoor and outdoor seating. Has a river view out the back. Situated in the main street of Maitland which is part pedestrian mall. Parking tricky, but Aldi carpark very close.

Thank Wayne N
Reviewed May 31, 2018

We came here during the weekend that the Lovedale Long Lunch was running. It was extremely busy but they fitted us in with no booking after they asked us if we were okay with a 30 minute wait for food. If you're planning to come...More

Thank Lukas L
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December 12, 2016|
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Response from Eleanor09 | Reviewed this property |
There's is parking at the tourist information centre & it's an easy walk into Maitland CBD.
September 11, 2016|
Response from Eleanor09 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they do vegan meals but I'm sure they would provide a salad only dish for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 346 High St, Maitland, New South Wales 2320, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Maitland
  • Phone Number: +61 49341760
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Open For Breakfast,lunch,takeaways. 7 Days 7:30am - 3:30pm Fully Licensed,outdoor Dinning With Great Views! Sandwiches, Wraps,burgers,salads, Cakes, Coffee And Much More.
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