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Pennylane Cafe Phillip Island Cowes Victoria

Shop 22 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 438 860 923
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“quinoa salad” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Shop 22 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Partner and I enjoyed a friendly breakfast which was delicious and fresh! Owners were lovely and the coffee was on point!

Thank Karl H
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Tucked in a small lane, this is a nice cafe. Went there for breakfast.. the food was great so was the atmosphere

Thank Nilusha W
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Nice food, friendly service, great coffee, family friendly. All good qualities for a fantastic cafe. I really enjoyed my breakfast here.

Thank sd284984
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Been a few times and im impressed with the consistency. The coffee is awesome, lovely friendly service and food is always good. Love it!

Thank LittlePineapple88
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Had lunch here with my partner. Both the pumpkin soup and roast vegetable salad were very tasty.The service was also excellent and we felt welcomed. Staff were really friendly, nice décor in a clean room, seating inside and out. It's a quaint little cafe tucked...More

Thank Seadog84
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Cowes for the Easter break and glad we came across Pennylane Cafe. We ordered pancakes which my partner enjoyed very much and I ordered poached eggs which were cooked to perfection ( soft and runny ) as well as bacon mushrooms and...More

Thank Christine J
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I have marked this as average as I can only judge it on coffee and a snack. We sat outside in the sun and my wife went inside to order and she reported this took some time. We were put off by the children screaming...More

Thank Ray d
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This place looks nice and cozy, so we went in and as there was no room to sit down, we thought we would just get takeaway coffee. I should have know better than to stand at the counter to place my order while 2 staff...More

Thank Bianca b
PennyLaneCafePI, Owner at Pennylane Cafe Phillip Island Cowes Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on our cafe. Our staff do their best to prepare orders as fast as possible without compromising on quality and unfortunately some things do take time. Customer feedback is very important to us which we...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

After getting a terrible coffee at a nearby cafe, my partner and I decided to try Pennylane as it looked arty, trendy and humble. I ordered an iced chocolate which was horribly over-concentrated. I'm pretty sure there was more syrup than milk as it tasted...More

1  Thank mmmmmmmmfood2017
PennyLaneCafePI, Owner at Pennylane Cafe Phillip Island Cowes Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write a review of our cafe. We are saddened to hear about your unpleasant experiences at other venues in Cowes. I have spoken with the chef and he assures me that no olive oil was used but butter. Presentation...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Should have realized from the beginning that this restaurant was going to be horrible. The staff couldn't speak English and didn't even know what was on their own menu. The smashed avocado had LARGE CHUNKY RAW pieces of onion in it. The meal was barely...More

3  Thank Christine S
PennyLaneCafePI, Owner at Pennylane Cafe Phillip Island Cowes Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review our cafe. We at Penny Lane pride ourselves on embracing other cultures and people from other lands and we will not condone any racial discrimination towards our staff. Our menu is written as plainly as possible to avoid...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 22 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 438 860 923
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