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Cowes General Store

181 Church St, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 5955
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish chips” (3 reviews)
“burger” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Fast food, Australian
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LOCATION
181 Church St, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

Righ across the road from Cowes Foreshore Park the General Store is an awesome place. It's a little step back in time and as soon as you enter you'll feel this place is going to deliver something special and it doesn't dissapoint. Burgers and breakfast...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Explorer05244230786
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Best fish burger I've ever had in my life, highly recommend! Fast and friendly service, please do yourself a favour try their burgers, you will not be disappointed!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Yvonne W
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful large burgers with fresh lettuce, tomatoes and generous fillings. Our family had three different ones vegetarian, normal hamburger and a schnitzel one and they were awesome . We barely finished them a meal by themselves but also had the crispy chips and dim sums....More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Kiwitraveller158
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Loved the fresh fish and chips, kids loved the nuggets! A hidden gem, will definitely be back. Thanks to the friendly staff.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank James H
Reviewed February 19, 2018

We had fish and chips and my daughter had nuggets the fish was so good we went back a second time and it was as good as first time will return again

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank keogh39
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Service with a smile, fresh, hot take away. Would have to agree with prior comments of “best fish and chips on the island”. May not look much from the outside but don’t let that fool you.

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank MickandAnns
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Lovely friendly service and delightful food. The only disappointing thing was they closed at 3pm on Sunday so had to find somewhere else for our fish & chips.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank KayleneS1959
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Is this the best fish and chips on Phillip Island? (take away). It's probably 'up there'. Fish: Whiting, flake etc is very tasty, chips are good too. Staff: super friendly and very efficient

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank JillyZZ
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

From the outside maybe not but the food was amazing. The grilled flake had lemon and pepper on it and the best I've had in a long time.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank P6980HXstevenb
Reviewed July 7, 2017

We bought lunch here last week on our holiday and the food was great as my kids ate it all up! Which is a good indicator 😊

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Jistmevoula
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$6
Cuisine
Fast food, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Church St, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 5955
  • E-mail
Description
Its General Store (Take away food, Cafe) well known for Ham burgers, Fish & chips, Breakfast Wraps & Rolls, Coffee And Lunch. Plenty of parking space.
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