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The Cape Kitchen

1215 Phillip Island Rd, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3925, Australia
+61 3 5956 7200
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“gnocchi” (12 reviews)
“corn fritters” (3 reviews)
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1215 Phillip Island Rd, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3925, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing view, good food, kids friendly. The place is a must visit for your lunch if you visit the island.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank fstst2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had my mother in law bday and it was lovely... Great location with a spectacular view.. friendly staff and good food We definitely go back.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RitaPani
Reviewed 1 week ago

It really is all about the view, however, our breakfast equalled that experience. I had the beetroot and potato rosti with poached eggs which was delicious and my partner had the mushrooms and poached eggs and the only complaint from him was that it was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dianemcmahon001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for afternoon coffee and cake so cannot comment on the meals on offer. Our coffee was excellent, the flourless orange cake light and delicious, the service friendly and attentive, the views of the rugged ocean coastline spectacular and the ambience of the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Skyfox49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was given a gift card and decided to use it....what a mistake The steaks were fill of sinue the chips are more like potatoe peelings. When you pay $44 for a steak you expect a descent steak My partner had the pork belly..this was dry...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bart12342017
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Nice place with a good view. Staff were accommodating. Baby squid and mussels were excellent, however the gnocchi looked confused and we were confused after eating it. Wouldn't recommend that dish but highly recommend the other two. Shame we finished on the gnocchi... Nearly.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank miniandthefat
Reviewed November 4, 2018

We saw this place on TA and thought we would give it a shot on our way at as it was enroute. So glad we did. The view is amazing, the food was and service is really relaxed ands friendly. We went for breakfast and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank JamesW-UK-Travel
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Could not find a fault here. The location & view is the first wow factor. The friendliness & relaxed attitude to walking in without a booking the next. Sara, with her knowledge & recommendations for wine parings was spot on. The Barramundi & Beef Cheek...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank leannev122018
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

This is seriously THE best breaky you can find. All meals are made with fresh and locally sourced ingredients. The views are second to none and the staff are extremely helpful and friendly. Love it,love it, love it! Get on board

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ZakLee8
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful day, amazing views! Could not fault this high tea at 2pm. After a very busy lunch sitting, the staff were extremely accommodating. Amazing service! The high tea was way more than I expected, a welcoming champagne and coffee and tea included! We were a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kevlaine
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December 15, 2016|
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Response from Hello T | Property representative |
Hi there We definitely do offer seasonal, fresh vegan meals in addition to our menu offerings. If you are able to contact us we can advise you what today's selections would be. We do advise all of our guests with dietary... More
May 20, 2016|
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Response from Hello T | Property representative |
Hi Trish The fenced off ponds serve different functions. The first fenced pond to your left as you travel down our driveway is our Revegetation Project, as Knills said, it is a safe area for the wild birds and native... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1215 Phillip Island Rd, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3925, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Newhaven
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5956 7200
  • E-mail
The Cape Kitchen located on Phillip Island provides breathtaking views of the Southern Ocean and coastline. Our setting is our inspiration; unique, natural, distinctive. A place to gather for special occasions and everyday celebrations, The Cape Kitchen holds a place in the hearts and memories of many of our local guests as well as visitors’ from within and outside of Australia. Everything we do is about sharing. The best produce is sourced, prepared and served with care and respect for our guests, each other and the environment. Our menu is focussed on what is in-season as well as introducing unique Australian flavours. We showcase local produce at every opportunity and our proud of our collaboration with other businesses that share our passion. The philosophy underpinning the dining experience is reflected in an all Victorian wine list featuring a selection of boutique local wineries. The Cape Kitchen also boasts a beverage selection including local beer and gin, an organic non-alcoholic selection and fine Australian made spirits. The Cape Kitchen is a place for locals to meet and for tourists to experience Phillip Island as a destination, welcoming all guests with warmth and genuine joy.
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