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321 Learmonth Cafe

321 High St, Ballarat, Victoria 3352, Australia
+61 3 5343 2233
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible26%
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
321 High St, Ballarat, Victoria 3352, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Used to go here often. Went back recently how things have changed. Ordered a hamburger with the lot. Burnt meat burnt onion extremely greasy and tasteless, Table was dirty, knife I was given was also dirty. Not what this place used to be. Will not...More

Thank briar t
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Although advertised as open 9-5 today, was closed for private kids bday. Drove kids to Learmonth for bike ride on lake foreshore with promise of milkshake at this nice cafe. On arriving on bikes the rude owner told me I should have phoned first! She...More

2  Thank Wendy R
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

Rude owner/staff !! Zero interest in customer service. Staff act as if you are inconveniencing them just by being there. Not worth it. Avoid like the plague.

1  Thank Li P
Reviewed March 3, 2017

This cafe was once a fantastic little place, we would drive to Learmonth just to eat there. That has certainly changed in the last three visits- rude staff, talked about customers sitting in the cafe while preparing there food . Told only limited food and...More

1  Thank davidforrester01
Reviewed February 8, 2017

Have been here several times for breakfast, lunch and dinner. What can I say? Amazing service, awesome meals and drinks at great prices. A lovely place to relax and let time go by.

Thank minxymoo
Reviewed January 23, 2017

This is an interesting set up with inside casual dining and out the back is generous back yard dining. Kitchen activity is on show. Service to the table after ordering at the counter. Good range of food and the atmosphere is more Edwardian with the...More

Thank mcmon
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Delightful staff, great little cafe and the best open hamburger ever. The lemon, lime and bitters was, as recommended, an excellent brew and the coffee is also good.

Thank Helen S
Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

Delicious sandwiches, good coffee and fast, friendly service. Pleasant place to take a break with lake views.

Thank LaurenC83
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Chorizo, pumpkin and pea linguine was awesome. The sparkling cider is delicious. Haven't been here for a while and it is better than I remember. We will be back soon.

Thank TonyAisbett
Reviewed July 9, 2016

Cafe has changed hands and has a new name 321 Rustic Cafe Management and staff are very helpful Learmonth is a great getaway dining and tourist town 321 Rustic Cafe is suitable for Coffee and Cake, Weddings,Birthdays, Corporate AGM's In fact functions up to 65...More

1  Thank Marina A J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 High St, Ballarat, Victoria 3352, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Ballarat
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5343 2233
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