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The Tasting Station

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1489 Point Nepean Road, Rosebud, Victoria 3197, Australia
0359820522
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8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating
Description: Cafe and provedore specialising in gourmet food, local wine and gift...
Cafe and provedore specialising in gourmet food, local wine and gift hampers with produce from Mornington.
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Visitor rating
  • 32
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Short but sweet

I popped in here for a coffee only which was delicious by the way. I hoped it would be as I had followed the reviews from bean hunter!! I love a place that has couches to really sit back and enjoy your coffee as if you were at home on the couch. It also offers local produce tasting and sales.... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
Nadine C
,
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
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  • Families with children
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

I popped in here for a coffee only which was delicious by the way. I hoped it would be as I had followed the reviews from bean hunter!! I love a place that has couches to really sit back and enjoy your coffee as if you were at home on the couch. It also offers local produce tasting and sales.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Great brunch with plenty of options, the bacon was especially tasty and well cooked. Inside and outdoor seating. Recommended

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Cape Schanck, Australia
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I loved the scones here, they're lemonade based served with lots of jam and cream. I had the tasting plate the last time i was there. Delicious

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Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Quirky decor , but I like it . This place appeals to all ages and is a personal favorite of my daughter . Meals are well prepared , plenty of quality food and reasonable value for money . The berry smoothies are great , coffee is great , bacon and eggs are always cooked well and gluten free options are... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

It's been two years since my previous review and the only thing that has changed is the menu. Every time i visit the Peninsula i make a bee-line for The Tasting Station. The food is always fresh and they use a lot of local produce which is nice to see. They also have a wine/cheese tasting annexe hence the name.... More 

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london
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Casual place with wonderful food. Loved the flavours, great coffee, local beers, excellent food, lovely service, i will be back.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Fantastic local food. We popped in here on our way down to the Mornington Peninsula and we were delighted by this gem. Really friendly owners and staff, great menu and almost every dish was gluten free I was in heaven. Really happy with the food, help and service thank you.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

Came here for a Valentines Day lunch. We loved the relaxed feel of the place, and the decor had a lot of character. We ordered salads and a tasting plate. Tasting plate was yummy, although some of the items on the menu were not available and had to be substituted. Salads were delicious! I had calamari and chorizo, which was... More 

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Nusa dua. Indonesia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

This little quirky cafe makes you smile the minute you walk in. Reminds me a little of home in the 80's. The staff are friendly and efficient. The morning my husband and I went there were 4 new staff and it was very busy but all ran like clockwork. Lots of choice on the menu and well catered if you... More 

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Melbourne
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

After reading Lilyblake's review we went to the Tasting Station with some trepidation. I guess every place has good and bad days and we struck a great day. We went for lunch with friends. Service was prompt and friendly. My wife had "The Standard" meal which was tasty and the salad was really fresh. One friend had the calamari salad... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1489 Point Nepean Road, Rosebud, Victoria 3197, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Rosebud
  • Phone Number: 0359820522

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 20
  • Cuisine: Australian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Cafe and provedore specialising in gourmet food, local wine and gift hampers with produce from Mornington.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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