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24 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
+61 3 6295 0730
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09:00 - 17:00
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Wed - Thu 09:00 - 17:00
Fri 17:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 17:00
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69 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the big breakfast X2. Eggs poached perfectly, home made baked beans, preserved beetroot. I wasn't a fan of the bread as such but I assume it was gluten free. Overall it was a homely and healthy meal. The find you feel good about eating 10 mins later. Clean and delicious. Would come back.

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Thank bloss88
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four friends met at the red velvet lounge for breakfast, and all ordered poached eggs on toast with mushrooms or spinach. Plus cappuccinos. Coffees took a while and were cold on arrival. Breakfast. Toast was dry, no butter. Poached eggs poached to the consistency of golf balls. Mushrooms ok. Spinach ok, just. Bill was $91. My best advice is don't... More 

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Thank paulaN6098EW
Hobart, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yep. Best tempura mushrooms ever. Fast and friendly service. Enjoyed sitting outside with the kids, they had yummy wedges and nachos.

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Thank John A
Australia
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An interesting place, the decor is an eclectic mix of furniture, including what appears to be some of grandma's old lounge room furniture. Fortunately this allows for a lot of 'people watching' as I t is a location that appears to be frequented by locals and tourists alike. Unfortunately the service is a little slow - 45 minutes for 2... More 

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Thank 3Aussies2110
Alloa
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Taken to this restaurant by friends who live in town and were happy with their choice. Vegetarian is not something we would choose but we certainly enjoyed our meals and didn't miss the meat. One had Massaman Curry, one Mshroom Risotto, two Nachos. The serving size was very generous and only one managed to clean their plate. The sour cashew... More 

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Thank CJBJC
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This place had a good reputation once so we called in for lunch. We picked up a menu only to find total vegetarian dishes. Upon requesting a real persons menu we were told it's totally vegetarian. Despite their description as " Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options" it is TOTALLY VEGETARIAN. We walked out disappointed that real people can't... More 

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1 Thank Terry A
Melbourne, Australia
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161 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We are not vegetarian but stumbled upon this cafe looking for some lunch. Service was great and food was fantastic. The menu is not extensive but the vegetarian tacos were tasty and the vegetarian nachos satisfied the fussy hubby. Washed down with a nice glass of wine. Would recommend this pit stop.

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Thank 111jenny
Huonville, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Good vegetarian food at this restaurant. I had dined there previously and had a roast chicken!!! No meats now available but the beetroot burger and salad meal was excellent. The staff are friendly and service is good.

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Thank JyMend100
Vincentia
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59 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We had read about this place many times and had high expectations- didn't rate at all for us ! Service was slow and coffee not nearly as good as most others I have had in Tassie this month.

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Thank JoeN254
Cygnet, Australia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Has been going for quite a few years and has had three or four different proprietors, but has always had an interesting menu. The present owner and chef, Isobel Sykes, is a young woman who has a good training and some experience under her belt. Her menus are inspired; although a good mixture of vegan, vegetarian and gluten free they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Cygnet
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6295 0730

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?