Looking for a unique culinary and sensory treat?

Come to the Flying Nun Café, where fine food and artistic endeavour feature in a stunning venue in the old Uniting Church, situated in the beautiful village of Samford, only a short drive from Brisbane.

Dine in this converted rainforest garden café with colourful stained glass windows, mosaics and sculptures galore and taste chef’s seasonal menu of produce from the veggie patch, washed down with specially selected wine and craft beers.


The Flying Nun Cafe in Samford - Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Cafe and Restaurant

Dinner Takeaway and Delivery Service now available!

If you love our dinner menu, but want to eat at home, we've got you covered.

Order from our Dinner Menu and pop in to pick up or if you if you live in Closeburn, Camp Mountain, Highvale, Samford Valley, Samford Village, Yugar or Wights Mountain, we can deliver to your door stop for a flat fee of $7.50.

Call 07 3289 2288 between 6pm and 7:30pm to place your order.

Available Friday and Saturday nights for Dinner.

Opening Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Open from 7am – 3pm for Breakfast and Lunch.

Friday and Saturday
Open from 7am – late  for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.


Note: We close all public holidays except Wednesday Ekka Day

GREAT NEWS – We open longer on Fridays and Saturdays!

We are NOW open between lunch and dinner on Friday and Saturday. Previously, we closed at 3pm.
So stay on and enjoy more coffee and cake or choose a light meal from our Afternun menu.
Dinner starts at 6pm.

Christmas – New Year

We are closed from 25 December to 2 January inclusive.
We wish you all a very happy Christmas and New Year.



Start your day with a scrumptious breakfast at the Flying Nun Cafe.
Breakfast is served from 7am – 11:30am, 7 days a week.


Gather friends for lunch at the Flying Nun located in the centre of Samford Village.
Lunch is served from 11:45am –  2pm, 7 days a week.

Friday and Saturday Evening Dinner

Enjoy a delicious dinner made by our fabulous Flying Nun Chefs.
Dinner is served from 6pm – 8:30pm, Friday and Saturday evenings.

Enjoy a range of coffee and tea at the Flying Nun Cafe

Selection of Coffees, Teas and Drinks

We have a wide choice of coffees and drinks available.
Start your day with a coffee from 7am, 7 days a week.

Choose from a hand selected range of wine and craft beers

Wine and Craft Beers

The Flying Nun is a licensed venue!
We have selected a range of wines and craft beers to enjoy with your meal.

Cake and coffee available all day

Cakes, Slices and Biscuits

We offer a range of delicious cakes, slices and biscuits, many of which we bake on the premises.
Cake with tea or coffee is available all day, 7 days a week.

To celebrate the opening of the Store of Requirement next door, we are serving BUTTERY BEER!

The Store of Requirement is the first dedicated Harry Potter merchandise shop in Australia and all witches and wizards are welcome!

“Never disappointed, food always excellent, coffee is great and the atmosphere is always one of a happy place. Be sure to book on a weekend or special occasions.”

- Debbie

“This would have to be one of the most surprising finds of the year. I did not expect to find such amazing coffee in this tucked away spot. The staff here were incredibly friendly. ”

- Frank

“I love the quirky nooks and the option of inside or outside. Lots to choose from on the menu - especially breakfast. Coffee is great.”

“I love this place! Very cosy, cute place to have breakfast at. Always top quality food, excellent menu and choices.”

"The Flying Nun has been a family favourite of ours for many years and is our venue of choice for birthdays, Mothers Day etc. The food, coffee and service are always excellent. "

 - ROB


You will find us at 16 Station Street in Samford Village.