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MadCowes Cafe

17 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 2560
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  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (37 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great brunch...quality food and lots of choice. Good serving sizes and the kids menu was popular. Would definitely return ✅

Thank R6B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely spot to visit at the end of the shops on the Esplanade. Lovely tea & dessert options. Friendly staff, Good food choices. Would have never seen it if didn't drive past earlier, lovely spot & good view.

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great breakfast for both adults and kids. Does get very busy. Which is an indication of how consistent there food and coffee is.

Thank discman3922
Reviewed 1 week ago

Read the reviews for breakfast around town and was not disappointed at all from the moment we arrived the service was the best we have had for some time coffees arrived in record time quickly followed by a great breakfast, definatley recommend. GREAT service

Thank peterpearce2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great coffee. Good simple breakfasts available withquality ingredients. Had the granola with fresh fruit was amazing.

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mad Cows is ideally situated on the Cowes Esplanade meaning you get a great view of the local safety beach and pier. The food is well priced and this is a great place for brunch. The staff here are also friendly which is important.

Thank Trevor F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There were 10 of us for breakfast the Cafe was very busy and they accommodated us very well The menu and food was very good with a good selection of dishes We all liked it so much we went back the next day Bruce Hexter

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had awaesome brunch here. I Eggs Emporer...poached eggs, smoked salmon, feta cheese, beetroot sauce, salad and lots of spinach at the bottom. So much goodness!! Everyone in my family enjoyed everything they ordered...totally satisfying. It would be great if they could do something about...More

Thank MiaSurin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Has a delightful lunch, service was quick and friendly, food was fresh and tasty. I would imagine this café would be quite packed anytime other than the dead of winter. I recommend it.

Thank Joe C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place if you all have different dietary requirements! Really delicious food, and friendly staff. My quinoa bowl was really delicious, healthy and filling. Will definitely be visiting again next time I'm in Cowes! Thanks madCowes cafe!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 2560
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