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Secrets on the lake at Montville

207 Narrows Rd | Montville, Montville, Queensland 4552, Australia
+61 7 5478 5888
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (86 reviews)
“scones” (11 reviews)
“cake” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
207 Narrows Rd | Montville, Montville, Queensland 4552, Australia
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1 - 10 of 349 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful lake outlook from the large deck & ideal place for coffee and/or lunch. Superb display of timber & lots of local art. A MUST to visit !!

Thank mollymooksarge
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thankyou Molly for your review. We appreciate your good comments and invite you to come again. Kind regards George and Aldy!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Come back here after been away for 2 years and the food was just as good this time and the last time, good size meals at a reasonable price.. will be back

Thank Daniel W
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Daniel pleased we lived up to expectations. Lets know when yo come back. Kind regards George and Aldy

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at about 10am for coffee and cake. Parking was very full. It was very busy, everyone in Montville must have been there!!!! I laughed with the waitress who was very nice and she said this is what Saturdays and Sundays are like!! We...More

Thank David C
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review David. I bless the days when we are busy as it means we can then afford to have a cafe/restaurant, pay our staff and provide what is a destination for our visitors, as well as provide beautiful food. Last weekend...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to Secrets many times and it never disappoints. First class staff, friendly and attentive all together makes for a very good dining experience. . The view over the lake adds to the whole positive experience..More

Thank Colin P
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Colin for your continued patronage. George and Rob have made Secrets reception and cafe very special and the area is stunning. To top all of that offer have great staff who work hard to give our guests an all round good experience both food...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great stop for a relaxing coffee with a view. Staff are friendly and attentive. I empathise that some guest or guest demands can be challenging to deal with, but it's unprofessional to complain about them where other guests can hear you loud and clearly. So...More

1  Thank JazGar
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Fair comment I will talk to my staff! Kind regards George and Aldy!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful location overlooking Lake Baroon. The place was very busy and glad we booked in advance. Had a great table on the edge with a good view of the lake. The food was excellent, with wonderful presentation on the wooden board and great tasting...More

Thank Lee W
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lee Thankyou for your compliments on practically everything. Could you let us know why only 4 stars? Then we can fix it! Kind regards George and Aldy.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A magnificent rainforest setting overlooking Lake Baroon. Waitstaff were friendly and efficient. Wonderful place to dine.

Thank David S
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

HI David Thank you for your review. George and I are pleased that you enjoyed your Secrets Cafe experience. I will pass on your lovely comments to our staff. Kind regards Aldy!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely friendly welcome staff, beautiful view to the dam with pelicans around vicinity. Great meal and music I will be back

Thank Shyanne B
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Shyanne B for your great review.We will look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards Gearoge and Aldy!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here only for breakfast and the service, food and restaurant were of very high quality. The view was of Lake Baroon, very relaxing. While we did not stay there, we were shown a 'tree house'. Superb! The resort is tucked into the Rainforest...More

Thank Makingmemories13
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Makingmemories for your lovely review. We like to be able to give our cafe guests and inspection of one of our treehouses as they are worldclass and very beautiful. Pleased you enjoyed your breakfast and the ambience in the cafe as well. Thanks...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Secrets on the Lake at Montville has gorgeous views and a lovely cosy atmosphere. Even in the warmer months it can be quite cold so the staff provide blankets. Menu is very nice although it was hard to please younger children/toddlers. This place would be...More

Thank Kele-Jane
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kele-Jane Thankyou for your positive review. Children's menus are always difficult as they are limited as to what they will eat. We do have a children's menu. An example is one of my grandaughters will eat chicken nuggets and chips while the other wants...More

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Lyn451
1 October 2017|
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Response from Secretsonthelake | Property representative |
Hi, yes we do cater for vegetarian and vegan. You can access our cafe menu via our website. Kind Regards Sarah
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Jenna H
14 April 2017|
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Response from Secretsonthelake | Property representative |
Hi We are open today 8.30 til 3pm and then tomorrow 8.30 until 4pm. Closed on Monday.
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Alexis S
13 January 2016|
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Response from Secretsonthelake | Property representative |
TOASTED MUESLI $10 Honey Cinnamon Yoghurt, Fruit Compote CROISSANT FRENCH TOAST $12 Seasonal Fruit, Chantilly Cream, Maple Syrup PANCAKES $14 Caramelised Banana, Chocolate Hazelnut Sauce EGGS YOUR WAY $12 with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 Narrows Rd | Montville, Montville, Queensland 4552, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Montville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5478 5888
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