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Mary Cairncross Cafe - CLOSED

148 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
+61 7 0000 0000
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“cakes” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
148 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Morning Tea Stop on our bus tour. Unfortunately the low cloud prevented a good view of the Glasshouse Mountains, BUT the café and staff were very good (considering they had a crowd arrive all at once).

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The previous Mary Cairncross cafe was iconic to the area. A ramshackle of a building with the most wonderful freshly baked cakes you have ever tasted. The building was recently closed and knocked down as part of major renovations. The new cafe is sympathetically build...More

Thank valmargfrance24
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Search the new name. Amazing view. Great new centre. Fantastic staff and family friendly. Yummy food we were all satisfied!!!

Thank DaveandLex
Reviewed 5 June 2016

The whole Mary Cairncross information centre and eatery is being rebuilt, so this cafe is now closed. But the lady who ran this great cafe is now located in Maple Street Maleny, in what was the Upfront Club, and is now called Saraha's Unplugged, and...More

5  Thank KevinRL
Reviewed 7 May 2016

The staff aren't always in a happy frame of mind, and wait times are disappointing even when its not busy. The food is always good in quality and quantity so that makes up for it.

Thank kehlz
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Had breakfast late last month and it was apparent that the place was in shut down mode for redevelopment. Staff seemed to be in somber mood and not that helpful - we went to Tranquil Park down the Road for Lunch (which was massive) and...More

Thank boxingtrainer
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Great view of the Glass House mountains and the Coffee shop is excellent. If you are watching your diet then you won't want to see what is in the cool display, yum, but we restricted ourselves to fresh baked scones, jam and cream.

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

So sad - this is the last day Mary Cairncross Cafe exists in its current form. Demolition starts soon on the huge redevelopment of the Scenic Reserve. But all is not lost - the owners are moving into the premises recently vacated by The Upfront...More

1  Thank TheTennetts
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Always good service and great food at this place.Have been here a number of times over the years never disappointed.However this is coming to this weekend as the place is going under a major re-delevopment as of today Sunday the 10/4/2016. Last day of business...More

Thank TonyPoor
Reviewed 20 March 2016

This café looks a little rustic from the road but it is a great place to stop to take in the views of the Glasshouse Mountains and have a large, good quality, low price meal

Thank Clive_Sally_H
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:00 AM
8:30 AM - 4:00 AM
8:30 AM - 4:00 AM
8:30 AM - 4:00 AM
8:30 AM - 4:00 AM
8:30 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Maleny
  • Phone Number: +61 7 0000 0000
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