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Gallery Cafe

42 View St, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Ranked #29 of 165 Restaurants in Bendigo
Hours:
Wed - Sun 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: At the rear of the Bendigo Art Gallery but can be accessed from Rosalind Park so you dont need visit the Art Gallery to enjoy the Cafe
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English first
Wollongong, Australia
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The cafe did a great dinner for our group with excellent food and service. As a vegetarian I really appreciated the delightful vegetable stack with haloumi they provided for me which was so much better than the usual risotto or pasta.

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Sydney, Australia
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108 reviews 108 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Food was excellent and a lovely surprise at the end of the exhibit area. We sat on the terrace and had lunch overlooking the park on a terrific spring Sunday. We chose from 'Greek' selection and enjoyed our meal. The wine selection was O.K and the coffee drinkable. Parking is nearby and the view from the patio is pleasant overlooking... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Food is always excellent. The view is very calm and relaxing. Service is always great. We visit the Gallery Cafe whenever in Bendigo usually after wandering through the Art Gallery. A great reliable cafe well priced and a good place for morning/afternoon tea or lunch

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Melbourne, Australia
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241 reviews 241 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Lunch here recently - and disappointingly, it was a poor finish to an enjoyable wander around the gallery. After being brusquely told it would be at least a 15 minute wait, which we were happy enough to accept - they didn't seem terribly pleased with our decision! - just another bloody customer to make us work - we were told... More 

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Brighton East
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

12.9.2014. Had the Chicken Caesar Salad. Full sized cos lettuce leaves, layered in the bottom of the bowl. All the other ingredients seemed to be layered as well. This was not a tossed Caesar salad, and the salad dressing was scant. eating was hard work. If I went again, I wouldn't have this dish. My Wife's dish was OK. We... More 

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Bendigo
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

We waited for 15 minutes for water, got the water but no glasses. The table next to us meanwhile finally got their food but no cutlery. Pretty much sums up the experience unfortunately

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Melbourne
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55 reviews 55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Prior to going to an exhibition, we ate at the Gallery Cafe. Staff were friendly, if a little unsure of themselves. Although the floor manager was very friendly and professional. We ordered an antipasto platter and grilled octopus salad. Both were nicely presented and tasty. There was also a nice selection of wine available. We ordered the vanilla slice for... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I had heard good reviews about this place, but when I went and checked this place out I found that the place was a mess. None of the waitresses would listen to the manager, I came to enjoy a nice lunch and all I could hear was trash talk about each other (which ended in one in tears). Food was... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This café was quite noisy and rather stark. I thought it would have more colour and lots of art work considering it's the Gallery Café. However it didn't. You can sit inside and out.

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I only had a quick drink and rest half way through viewing an exhibition. The place was extremely busy but very friendly and welcoming.food looked great. Intend to go back

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Additional Information about Gallery Cafe

Address: 42 View St, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Bendigo
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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