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The Modern Grocer

3 Wollumbin St, Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484, Australia
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
“great coffee” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Wollumbin St, Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Cold Wednesday Morning, caffeine deprived and hungry. Snap, here is Murwillumbah is this glamorous litlle/big cafe witht eh most amazing big breakfast I have experienced for a very long time. Caffeine kicked in and world saved, food amazing and no one got hurt that morning....More

Thank Harold Thomas V
Jo N, Owner at The Modern Grocer, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks Harold for your positive feedback, I will ensure that it gets passed on to our staff tomorrow. Have a great night. Look forward to seeing you soon. Jo

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Had Brunch here Sunday morning, nice atmosphere and decor, lovely food with big portions, not cheap but good nonetheless.

Thank Cassnu
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews on here we were really expecting a lovely Sunday Breakfast, but what we go was far from that. We had a long wait (we ended up asking how much longer as we were going to be late for a meeting) and...More

Thank Michelle M
Jo N, Owner at The Modern Grocer, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Good Evening Michelle, Thank you for your feedback about my cafe. We monitor all our feedback from all sources, and when we get great feedback we pat ourselves on the back, and look at improving even more to make the experience even better for the...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

I found it very difficult to start this review. I have enjoyed coffee here for the past two years and the coffee is still good. However, this was the first time I had lunch here. There were four of us looking forward to a delicious...More

Thank brooker36
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Although it isn't my favourite place to eat in town and their service is somewhat lacking as well as their venue, I continue to come back just for their falafel wrap. Cheap and very delicious.

Thank ShazCurrant
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The Modern Grocer has a great vibe, a little trendy, and on the morning of our visit there were very few tables available inside or out, at the back of the cafe there is a small courtyard. The coffee was very much enjoyed by our...More

1  Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We loved the food, coffee and atmosphere at The Modern Grocer. Well worth the visit and also dog friendly.

Thank belindascottage
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Perfect location. Private area . Fantastic fresh food great presentation excellent service. Everyone of the 14 people who attended raved about how good it was.

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

This coffee shop is my go-to in Murwillumbah. Really friendly staff, good coffee and a nice selection of local produce.

Thank speters0n
Reviewed 30 November 2016

A lovely friendly staff and great coffee. Keeping the authenticity of country town meets inner city. Also like the sot of forced companionship of the big table in the middle to either chat to others or not. Now they have moved around the corner the...More

1  Thank Christine J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Wollumbin St, Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Murwillumbah
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