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Cafe Lugano

71 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 5636
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“blt” (5 reviews)
“turkish bread” (3 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
71 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice looking place with an interesting looking menu. And we were seated in an art gallery. A good start. But the food was very disappointing. ‘Sourdough’ that was limp and soggy, and which to my eye looked as though it’d been bought as sliced...More

Thank RichmoMelbourne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The coffee was great. We had a hamburger which had a generous patty meat cooked just right accompanied by the salad. The service was prompt and attentive. The ambiance was nice & cosy.

Thank Soo Cheng S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a face lift and changed hands but still great food and coffee. Definitely worth a drop in and the rear court yard is great for the kids. Pancakes a treat.

Thank DShalders
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Made by request a toasted Turkish bread roll with crispy char grilled bacon, avocado, cheese, tomato and an insane house made relish YUM.

Thank Kahlene S
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Recently visited this little Cafe for some lunch. I had a BLT which was absolutely delicious. My husband had a burger which he said was also very good. The staff are friendly. Will definitely come here again on our next visit to Cowes.

Thank TGeiran
Reviewed September 6, 2018

The breakfast was quickly prepared and served, coffee was as good as here in Melbs. Definitely recommending the place!

Thank Pavel S
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

We definitely found a wonderful breakfast spot in Philip Island. Super cool atmosphere - I felt like I never left St Kilda, but without the attitude - with friendly, kind people and yummy food. We’ll be back tomorrow for brekkie - and maybe even lunch...More

Thank jeremysamuel
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We ordered the smoked salmon with avocado and scrambled eggs (and a side of mushrooms), along with the eggs benedict. Both meals were well presented, tasty and quite large (I had to offload some of mine to my other half who wasn't complaining!). The coffee...More

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed August 15, 2018

We came back 3 times for the excellent coffee and well presented and generous food. Staff are very friendly.

Thank wendy p
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous to come across Cafe Lugano today. We stopped by for a late lunch and we were looking for a really good quality cafe that had great coffee and some gluten free options. I had the BLT on GF bread. Good quality bread with a...More

Thank Ruthie W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 5636
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