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All 4 Timboon Restaurants

Mouse Trap Cafe

23 Ford & Fells Road, Timboon, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5598 3322
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Ranked #4 of 4 Restaurants in Timboon
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cuisines: Australian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Description: We welcome you to our Cafe and gazebo set in our beautiful garden surrounds. Come and enjoy our all day free cheese tastings, light lunch or coffee. Mousetrap Cafe is back and under new management. Barbara Young (formerly Barbara Smith) is re-opening December 1st 2013. With a fantastic range of French cheeses from L'artisan, local cheeses and dairy products from Shultz Organic, local wines and produce, Mousetrap Cafe is the perfect place for any event or function. Located just a short drive from the Twelve Apostles, Mousetrap Cafe is a 'must see' on your Great Ocean Road adventure!
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Bacchus Marsh, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Lovely gardens. Nice cheese. Nice people. Worth a visit. Easy access just nearby the lovely village of Timboon

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Denton, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This is an adorable cheese place with free tastings! Their cheese is very good and they also have coffees or plates to purchase. The plates are a little more expensive but well worth it.

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Singapore, Singapore
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69 reviews 69 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We bought a block of cheese. It was really delicious and finished it in a week :) The service was very good and the lady was very friendly

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great cheese, friendly staff, good outdoor space for kids to play and adults to relax. Close to Timboon and Peterborough.

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Brisbane
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70 reviews 70 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Kind of stumbled across this by accident and very glad we did. Staff were fabulous - cheeses are amazing - scones were divine. Loved the very well kept and beautiful gardens - an absolute delight.

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This cafe is a hidden little gem within Timboon. It is a definite must do! As soon as you walk through their beautiful gardens, you know you this place is special. We were immediately greeted with a smile & we were offered cheese tastings and condiment tastings......all of which were delightful! Extremely fresh, tasty food, made with some of their... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Beautiful setting for quiet lunch in a country garden. Good cheese to taste for free and good selection of drinks to complement the food

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Finland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

cafe and a cheese shop. a possibility to taste cheeses before buying them. a part of the 12 apostles gourmet trail.

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Montmorency, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

No, not a famous West End show but a lovely little oasis of refreshment in the middle of the Otways, the Mousetrap is a tiny café restaurant adjacent to the L’Artisan organic cheese factory (originally made famous as Timboon Farmhouse Cheese by Herman Schulz since 1985) and now run to perfection by Matthieu Megard owner of the maker of French... More 

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Warrnambool, Australia
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105 reviews 105 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We've been to the Mouse Trap cafe a few times over the years. French cheesemaker, Matt(!), has sold the cafe to a new owner who has a history working in the area (so she knows her cheese). Matt's cheeses are out for tasting. And they're good. Again we had lunch in the lovely gardens. Lovely pumpkin soup with an outstanding... More 

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Additional Information about Mouse Trap Cafe

Address: 23 Ford & Fells Road, Timboon, Victoria, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 5598 3322
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Timboon
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cuisine: Australian

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