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Lotus Eaters Cafe

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10 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
(03) 6295 1996
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Randwick, Australia
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

They obviously care about the food and coffee here. Deliciously creamy cheesecakes and people who understand what a macchiato should be.

Thank MarcusBRandwick
Hobart, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw a review saying this was not open on weekends but we went for a look anyway and it was! Delicious! open Friday to Monday 9-4 and well worth it

Thank ooBLANKAoo
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Dissapointing as this focal point of Cygnet supported by the locals is now only open Monday to Friday 9 - 4. No evenings. No week ends. Had such a great reputation it is sad to see it always closed.

Thank Catherine N
Albury, Australia
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151 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in nearby Lymington for a couple of nights and visited Lotus Eaters twice. Once for a lunch and the other time for a breakfast. The service was very friendly, the coffee good and the meals were very tasty. The outdoor area is a nice place to sit and chat. Very relaxed atmosphere and well worth the visit.

Thank Peter O
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

LMFAO at the vegans review of disappointment. You obviously havent had their pear and walnut salads or yummy homemade soups. Vegans are a impossible breed hard to please bang on how bad meat is then go and stuff themselves with tofu which is 95% genetically modified by monsanto and full of estrogen to increase breast cancer. Lotus Eaters couldnt more... More 

Thank Chris S
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

A quaint and quirky establishment! Gorgeous vintage outdoor settings surrounded by herb gardens, which are used fresh in the kitchen. Ordered the dairy chai- expecting the usual chai latte experience, what came to the table was something unexpected! Home brewed chai, blended with milk in a teapot with local honey on the side. With such attention to detail we stayed... More 

1 Thank David C
Cygnet, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Consistently fabulous! Best coffee and chai south of Hobart. Delicious, fresh and beautifully presented food. Great venue for a day trip lunch - book a table though it's very popular.

1 Thank Jas259
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Just as the subject line says. It seems to open whenever it feels like it, in other words "infrequently". It's really hard to know when they will be open. It was very difficult to find a seat inside. There's plenty of seats outside, but in winter, that's not such a good option. I remember the option we found was OK... More 

Thank Live V
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

3 of us had such a great time there . We had lunch and came back for desserts . Pizza was delicious! and the grazing plate is so beautiful ~~~ All the salads looks so fresh and taste so good ~~ And the cakes were amazing . Especially the lovely girls that works there, all are so friendly and happy.... More 

Thank Vonny C
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in on a wet winters day. The food was fresh, tasty and efficient. My fiancé commented that it was his best coffee in Tassie so far. Highly recommend this little cosy cafe.

Thank Goddo80

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Australian, Gluten Free Options, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Cygnet
  • Phone Number: (03) 6295 1996

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