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Colliban Foodstore Restaurant

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$$$
Australian
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18 Market Street, Trentham, Victoria, Australia
0354 24 1774
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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    Very good
  • 3
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great wine and food store

This is a popular wine store in Trentham which serves brunches and light lunches and occasional dinners. We enjoyed lunch here before they closed for Xmas. It's another popular dining option in pretty Trentham which is fast gang a 'foodie' reputation. Thoroughly recommend a visit to Trentham and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2015
lok234
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Brisbane, Australia
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is a popular wine store in Trentham which serves brunches and light lunches and occasional dinners. We enjoyed lunch here before they closed for Xmas. It's another popular dining option in pretty Trentham which is fast gang a 'foodie' reputation. Thoroughly recommend a visit to Trentham and Coliban Food Store.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

Actually overheard the owner laughing with a customer who was bragging his dog had just crapped on someone's property and how they hoped someone would walk it into their shop. What kind of sick town is this? Will not be returning to this hovel.

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bedford
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98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We popped in for a glass of wine. Then decided to book dinner. The dinner was outstanding (Sole Meuniere, Coq au Vin and Polenta) and the sommelier in Paul chose a Petit Chablis to die for. Trudy provided cheerful and attentive service and as a result we booked Sunday lunch. This was also extremely well done. The chunky chips were... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

My brother and I have lunched at the Colliban a couple of times a month since the store opened. I usually get poached eggs on toast no matter what time of the day. Last week it was just after midday and the waitress told me I couldn't have the eggs, she mumbled something which I couldn't understand. My brother and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

The Colliban Foodstore and restaurant is a gem. It serves great coffee, great food and a visit there is just like calling in on a friendly neighbour. The Friday night menu is always inventive and booking for that is a must. Ask to go on the weekly newsletter to hear what's coming up. With its food and wine store, Colliban... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

the store looks lovely and it does have some intersting gourmet food. but serioulsy don't be tempted. turn around walk down the street and go to Red Beard.

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Melbourne, Australia
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28 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Tucked away a short distance from the main street of Trentham is this gem of a bistro/ wine store. The interior is an Ali Baba's cave with displays of preserved food and some of the best wines in the world, Australian, French, Italian, and so on. The owner Paul is very knowledgeable on wines, and quite happy to share his... More 

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Victoria, Australia
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23 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

What a gem The food was amazing the chilli chicken was on my mind for days after I ate it. Recipe anyone? Great service. It's a touch of Brunswick in the country Thanks for the hospitality. Wanted dessert sooooo bad but was too full

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We are 5 food lovers who all believe that the joy is in the journey ! A cold,rainy Sunday morning on the road - - then - - a sunny food Paradise was waiting for us at the Colliban Foodstore ! Paul with his huge smile, a warm fire ! So let the fun begin ! A huge wooden platter... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We went to Trentham just for a day out, not knowing much about the area. As it was about lunch time we tried to find somewhere to eat, and most places were packed out. Just as we were beginning to think we would be going without, we stumbled upon "Colliban Foodstore". Going in we found this place was near on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 18 Market Street, Trentham, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Trentham
  • Phone Number: 0354 24 1774

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 26
  • Cuisine: Australian

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