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Purple Possum

5 Storey St, St Marys, Tasmania 7215, Australia
+61 3 6372 2655
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“rhubarb cake” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (20 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Storey St, St Marys, Tasmania 7215, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice little Cafe with a real organic earthy vibe... I like their energy balls and they have the elephant fudge there as well. Got to say I'm not a big fan of their coffee but I know of others that love it! It's the nicest...More

Thank flowersbybell
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We were uncertain where to have a quick lunch as we were just driving through. We looked in the window and it seemed interesting. We had the curried sweet potato and lentil soup - absolutely marvellous.

Thank Ted J
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The coffee was great and my partner said the poached eggs he had were cooked perfectly. A favourite with the locals.

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Wonderful tofu burger for lunch...what a treat.... Gorgeous, friendly staff..... Lots of organic goodies...cannot wait to return and pick up some more treAts ......esp got my eye on the cauliflower pie!!!!!

1  Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This award winning café is more that you would expect. The atmosphere, fresh food, home made soups, variety of goods, the background music, great coffee and the wonderful friendly staff make it a must visit.

Thank ptroode
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

My family stopped here to get some lunch. Very cozy little cafe with lots of food options. We had a tofu burger, a soup, and a bagel, which were all delicious. They also sell a lot of teas, coffees, and nuts. Very cozy and warm,...More

Thank Harry F
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I just looove this little cafe! With everything you can imagine on the shop floor for a healthy super food diet! The coffee and the cake was very delicious. We also had the possum burger which was amazing!

Thank Jenni1883
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Not so easy to review this place - the coffee was great, and the scones were very good EXCEPT for the aerated cream. Now, I was assured that it was real cream, BUT it had been aerated quite a bit. I know this saves money,...More

Thank Axiomwatson
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We found this place by chance when it happened to be lunch time on our travels. It's a total delight - a cafe and health-food store with indoor and outdoor tables and great character. You can even buy autographed books by local authors. Great range...More

Thank Bjerkana
Reviewed 5 March 2017

If you are passing St Marys do call by for coffee and cake - Rhubarb cake is very good, served with a scoop of cream or ice-cream. we called in en route up the east coast. They also have wifi which is in short supply...More

Thank Thompsons_hols
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Storey St, St Marys, Tasmania 7215, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  St Marys
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6372 2655
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