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Watson's Creek Antiques

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765 Eltham | Yarra Glen Road, Yarra Glen, Victoria 3097, Australia
97197518
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Wed - Sun 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Melbourne, Australia
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183 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am generally quite patient but I couldn't wait to get out of here. I was totally fed up with waiting. We stopped for coffee and cake as it looked like a cute place to stop on our way home from Yarra Glen. We waited to be seated and were directed past table after table, all covered in the detritus... More 

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Thank 8pairs
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I popped in for lunch. The wood fire was on so it was lovely and cosy. Lunch was great and the lemon tart was beautiful. It was nice to order a pot of tea that has tea leaves and not a tea bag!! Really lovely staff. Most definitely be back again.

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Thank Meredith M
Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Spend 40 mins waiting for someone to take our order, then the same person seated another couple and they got served immediately. At this stage we walked out! Sooner someone else takes over the better.

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Thank Vicki G
Hurstbridge, Australia
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

My wife and I have been here a few times for breakfast on our way through to Yarra Glen races. The ambience is very good and the service is generally good and on our initial visits the food was as good as we have had anywhere in Melbourne, but with the recent new menu the food is now pricey and... More 

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Thank PWS54
Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Great location and picturesque setting. Food is fresh and ethically sourced.good coffee but bit weak. Had dish called Avacado which was the best.

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1 Thank Mak D
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Walked into the seemingly cute cafe, only to be ignored by all four staff behind the counter. It was 2:50pm so was unsure if they were still serving food (considering we weren't being greeted). After waiting around for about five minutes we asked if they were still serving food to be told to go find a seat as it was... More 

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1 Thank Chris H
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

A breath of fresh air has blown through this conveniently located restaurant cafe. We enjoyed a great lunch with a really good glass of Yering Station Chardonnay - great friendly service and good value.

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Thank Oliver R
Melbourne, Australia
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156 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

My husband took me out as disabled and not left home for ten days. We visited this unique treasure of a restaurant/cafe which was full, warm cosy fire place. Mix lounge chairs, tables and plenty of antiques to enjoy browsing. We just wanted a cuppa, and I asked if they had anything for coeliacs. Yep, they did. I am not... More 

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Thank ekbg2002
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

The cafe is located enroute to Healesville Sanctuary. With amazing surroundings and its homely ambience, its a great place to stop, relax and energise. The food is amazing. We were a 8 member group and there were no complaints whatsoever. A lot of silence and a lot of eating! The Meat Loaf is my personal recommendation here, however My friends... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The premises has all the potential to capitalize on its location, but somewhat sadly lacking on all points. On entry to the Café there is a clutter of a old Display case,& the welcoming not exactly friendly, but once having entered, felt obliged to buy something. For Coffee or tea may be passable to some extent, but one Tea bag... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 765 Eltham | Yarra Glen Road, Yarra Glen, Victoria 3097, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Yarra Valley  >  Yarra Glen
  • Phone Number: 97197518

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?