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Shady Oaks Cafe


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Cafe, Australian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

We stopped for lunch after a rail trail bike ride. There were only 2 other tables of customers there and we ordered wraps. We waited just over an hour for our lunch to come out. The food was nice but unfortunately I do not usually...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ChristineBulmer
Reviewed December 18, 2018

A friendly and genuine experience; Breakfast to start a long day's drive to Sydney. The enviroment was bright and fresh, Shaded by the magnificent Oak Trees. We left there satsfied and impressed

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TandE-Smith
ShadyOaksCafe, Owner at Shady Oaks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2018

Thank you very much for stopping by and for taking the time to review our business on Trip Advisor. We hope you had an enjoyable trip to Sydney and will see you again soon. Merry Christmas!

Reviewed October 30, 2018

Wanted a good meal at a nice cafe whilst in Leongatha. Read about Shady Oaks and was not disappointed. Great location, decor was wonderful, attentive staff and good selection on the menu.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank michael w
Kay S, Owner at Shady Oaks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. Great to hear you enjoyed your visit, we look forward to seeing you again. Regards, Kay

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Lovely spot for a really excellent Lunch (Pulled Pork Burger and Wedges). V Quick service and Owner has a great welcoming attitude. We will use this Cafe coming thru Leongatha in the future

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Trevor S
Kay S, Owner at Shady Oaks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Thanks very much for reviewing our business on Trip Advisor, we really appreciate it. I hope to see you on your way through again some time. Regards, Kay

Reviewed June 5, 2018

Shady Oaks has a wonderful quieter ambience with a cosy wood fire. Tucked away from the busy main street you can catch up with friends and enjoy good coffee and yummy old favourites.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank annscapes
Kay S, Owner at Shady Oaks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind feedback! We hope to see you again. Regards, Kay

Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

Travelling through the area we popped in for a takeaway coffee. What a beautiful cafe and 2 super friendly ladies who were working there, only wish we had time to stay for a bite to eat. Great coffee and the ladies are a credit to...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank dimechinvan
Kay S, Owner at Shady Oaks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2017

Thank you for dropping in and thank you very much for such wonderful feedback about our lovely staff. I will definitely pass this on to them! Hopefully we will see you again soon!

Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Awesome meals and shakes, the burger especially! A few of us stopped in hungry on the way back from a camping trip and had an amazing meal with some laughs ending our weekend :) The owners are so friendly and the space they've created made...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Mark L
Kay S, Owner at Shady Oaks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2017

Thanks very much for the lovely feedback Mark. Glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed October 12, 2017

Coffee cold. Food took forever to arrive. Cheese layered all over the food so nothing else visible. Cold when it arrived at the table. Never going back. Every other cafe in town better.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank dellgb2017
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

We have been here for takeaway coffee so thought we would try a breakfast. Clean and quiet atmosphere and staff are friendly enough. Even with the sign on the wall asking patrons to be considerate when waiting for meals as they are 'all cooked fresh'.......More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank ebonyf619
Kay S, Owner at Shady Oaks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2017

Hi Ebony, Thanks very much for your honest feedback. I am glad you appreciate the cleanliness and quiet at our cafe; however, I am sorry to hear your experience was not what you expected. I would like to discuss further so we can address your...More

Reviewed September 16, 2017

Great setting in renovated older home,set under some massive Oak Trees. Food is very good quality at reasonable prices. All meals cooked from fresh ingredients and very tasty. Cakes are all made by owner and are great, they vary daily. Proprietors and staff are friendly...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Sandra B
Kay S, Owner at Shady Oaks Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2017

Thank you so much for such positive feedback Sandra! We hope you keep enjoying our cafe, especially as the weather starts to improve!

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The cafe is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays, and will reopen on Wednesday.
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