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“Nice atmosphere, good service, something different in Devonport.”
Review of Laneway

Laneway
Ranked #1 of 8 Coffee & Tea in Devonport
Certificate of Excellence
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Open from 6:30am 7 days a week including public holidays. Our aim is to focus on turning great quality locally produced goods into simple fresh cafe-faire food. Together with a professional standard of coffee and a warm and welcoming service we hope you enjoy what we have to offer.Owners Rhys Taylor and Alex McVeity have both been involved in the hospitality industry in various guises for over ten years now. Rhys a chef has more recently been working as the owner/operator of a quality Italian establishment in Hawthorn, Melbourne. Alex has for the last 5 years been working as head barista and bar manager of the renown Pantry Cafe in Brighton Melbourne.
Deloraine, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
79 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“Nice atmosphere, good service, something different in Devonport.”
Reviewed June 2, 2014

This place is pretty funky, especially by Devonport standards. We had the vegetarian breakfast, which wasn't cheap ($18) but was big and tasty.

The decor gives the place a nice feel, it always seems busy, and the food arrived in a timely fashion, served by friendly and attentive waitresses.

  • Visited May 2014
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Devonport, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Yum Yum”
Reviewed May 28, 2014

The best service! Even your best friend receives a treat and is greeted as an important customer!
Keep up the great work!

  • Visited May 2014
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Hobart, Australia
Level 5 Contributor
84 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Atmosphere Plus”
Reviewed May 27, 2014

This was a great find in Devonport.
Quirky little cafe with loads of atmosphere, good coffee, and the " Eggs Bennie " fantastic. Great place to meet up with friends.
Definite return.

  • Visited May 2014
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Thank Shaz406
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Tasmania Australia
Level 5 Contributor
69 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“A bit of Melbourne in devonport”
Reviewed May 27, 2014

Lovely place feels warm and friendly defiantly the cool place to be great menu. On the dearer side but I have never been disappointed awesome cafés

  • Visited March 2014
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Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Brilliant”
Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

I've been told to take my partner here and did so Saturday morning. Wow what a find such a funky place and the food was awesome. The eggs Benny yummie the coffee perfect the fizz fabulous and the whole experience wonderful. When I'm on the coast I will return for another breakfast or lunch again and again. This retro style cafe works well, set in an old bake house ? Guys thank you for a really good experience and I can only say to you. Brilliant keep doing what you do!

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