We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Schwabs Galley

Cafe, Australian
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
165 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9397 2600
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 33: English reviews
Level Contributor
12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nutella doughnut 🍩 is great! Must to try ! Coffee is good too. Service was great 👍! Great experience, definitely will come back when I feel for good coffee and cake .

Thank Brat B
Level Contributor
211 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a arvo drink..very surly service..not a good idea with loads of competition around..the long black coffee was okay..the milkshake was just okay also..first n last time for me..will be trying elsewhere next time..

Thank Jimmy M
Dunedin, New Zealand
Level Contributor
232 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

After a lovely weekend at Williamstown and waiting for the Sunday Markets to open decided to have a coffee and light breakfast at the Schwabs Gallery. All very nice excellent food, coffee and service thank you.

Thank Waynedvh
Langwarrin, Australia
Level Contributor
19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

We could not fault Schwab's. Great coffee, excellent cakes and a great lady serving us. Made our day in Williamstown.

Thank Graeme M
Level Contributor
16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

The window is full of wonderful cakes and I chose the Toblerone Cheese cake. When I asked the lady how many calories it was she replied "Doesn't matter. When you cut it they all fall out." Delicious and coffe, as you expect in this part of the word, was terrific.

Thank John L
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
141 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Lovely view of boats across the park from pavement tables. Charming staff. Excellent range of light meal options.

Thank melbournian1950s
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

We have a couple of regular cafes when in Williamstown and this is one, good quality coffee and great cakes that are always fresh and a large serving. Staff are great for visitors that want some local knowledge when they have a free moment. Look forward to our next coffee !!

Thank trevor f
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Walked in - missing a waitress Had to order at counter But!!! Worth it Food above was great Coffee was even better Sat outside courtyard was great and peaceful Thanks again!

Thank STORM1999
Williamstown, Australia
Level Contributor
28 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Went for a walk down Nelson Place with family. Stop in and had coffee and cake it was delicious. Strongly recommend it. Staff are great for a chat.

Thank happydinetime
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
96 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

Stopped off for a Saturday morning coffee and tasty Aussie meat pie. Well presented food and pleasant service.

Thank Ian C

Travellers who viewed Schwabs Galley also viewed

Williamstown, Hobsons Bay
Williamstown, Hobsons Bay
Williamstown, Hobsons Bay
Williamstown, Hobsons Bay

Been to Schwabs Galley? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9397 2600

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Schwabs Galley staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?