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The Source Cafe

74-76 The Lane, Maryville, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 4940 8023
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“prawn curry” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
74-76 The Lane, Maryville, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sometimes I worry about writing a negative report because a one person survey can be incorrect or just a bad day at the office. I have called into the Cafe many times on my way to Newcastle. I might have bad timing but they are...More

Thank TOD00
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

I have reviewed this cafe previously and found it to be great. However last weekend’s visit did not live up to expectations. Everyone on the table asked for ‘eggs poached soft’. With only one exception they all arrived over cooked and hard. When this was...More

Thank Newcastletraveller56
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

I will not be returning to this cafe. I visited here with my friends and the owner primarily served us. He was very arrogant and gave us attitude when we were enquiring about the menu. He started slamming tables and chairs. We were made to...More

1  Thank Anna R
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

14 December 13:20 called in for coffee and cake. I pointed to desserts behind the waitress and asked if ‘they were the cakes there?’ as I wanted to know if there were other choices. Not a silly question but the waitress replied ‘no they are...More

Thank MikeAustraliaNihon
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We look forward to our breakfasts at The Source Cafe sadly we will never go again. It stsrted with a specific request in the booking for a window seat. When we got there there was no window table reserved and the waitress stated "well I...More

1  Thank Joshua W
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

The Source Cafe is right on the water in Maryville serving up quality breakfasts that dont skimp on anything. You wont be disappointed in size and the staff are super friendly. Easy to sit and relax watching the activety pass by.

Thank Faith M
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Lovely location. Delightful staff. Wonderful service. Delicious food. Well priced. Great coffee. What more could you want??!

Thank Clare N
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Delish breakfast options and a beautiful location to enjoy the sunshine. I had these light, fresh, fluffy corn jacks, with bacon, fried eggs and avocado. Coffee ( double macchiato ) took its time to come out but was perfect. Staff friendly and nothings a problem....More

Thank Sallyvation
Reviewed 16 August 2017

great location, very friendly staff, prices more than reasonable. Great location if you want to get away from the office for a while and log on and do some work without distractions

Thank billy9999
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We had a delightful Brunch today. Food was excellent the whole group agreed, service good, staff very friendly and helpful. Nice outlook. Very pleasant indeed.

Thank PortBruce2444
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Todd W
26 March 2016|
Response from onthego253 | Reviewed this property |
Nice venue. You should be happy with that booking. Yacht Club just down the path is another nice venue for a group booking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 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. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74-76 The Lane, Maryville, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4940 8023
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