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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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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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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 5 days ago

On a recent weekend to Phillip Island we were treated to a lunch in this superb venue. The food was amazing, well thought out, immaculately presented and to say it was delicious doesn’t give it justice. The staff are respectful but not lacking in personality,...More

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wow. Great spot offering a sea view. Welcoming, beautiful food menus, great wine list, presented food in a classy way we both felt special. Busy but luckily we booked. Put this on your to do list.

Thank Dominic D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent. Service was excellent. Wine list concise and great. The table view was excellent. Could not be faulted and absolute gem.

Thank Ary L
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Oh wow! Popped in for breakfast and did not leave disappointed. The view of Newhaven Beach is exquisite however I am pleased to remark that the quality of food equates with the view. We had breakfast and although it's not a budget breakfast, the attention...More

Thank melbf00die
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We went to Cape Kitchen for lunch (not sure that they are open for dinner). We did book ahead which was definitely necessary especially as it was Aust Day weekend. The service was great, the food was lovely and the views were very pretty and...More

Thank Kay A
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Tried this place for breakfast, and left in two minds. The view of the coastline is just superb, but the food just didnt hit the high end mark that this property is trying to portray. We all agreed that the meals were overpriced and a...More

Thank andrewe7162
Reviewed 13 February 2018

The Cape Kitchen is an attraction by itself. I noticed people coming all the way from Melbourne just to have lunch there. So reservations are a must. We went to Phillip Island for the weekend, and wanted to lunch at The Cape Kitchen, but could...More

Thank ChuBrazil
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This place is spectacular. View is amazing, building stunning, and staff are very sleek and formal. My husband, son, and I were shown to a wonderful table with views and handed menus filled with superb choices on both kids and regular breakfast. I ordered the...More

Thank TanithMorrison
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Located in Newhaven just past the airport, this restaurant offers stunning costal views. The food is beautifully presented and the moderately priced a la crate menu caters for all tastes. Staff are attentive, friendly and efficient. Excellent venue to sample some of the local wines...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This is the best restaurant for lobster lover. Food was great. Great view. Everything was excellent.

Thank Ratana S
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15 December 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
20 May 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
View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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
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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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