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Picknics Cafe

) #11 of 29 Restaurants in Rye $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
2285 Point Nepean Hwy, Rye, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5985 6025
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“toasties” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2285 Point Nepean Hwy, Rye, Victoria, Australia
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good coffee. This place was packed so would go back for a feed at some point. The take away Coffee was sensational. Service with a smile. Went back everyday over the long weekend. Standard blend was perfect.

Thank Rob3193
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Picknic's is very hipster with a vibe that's straight out of Melbourne's inner north. It's got the whole retro furniture, grunge thing happening down pat. Fortunately, this isn't matched with a "too cool for school" attitude among the staff, who are all friendly and helpful....More

Thank Professor_JER
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Although I had just passed through for a coffee. The place is buzzing with excitement and friendly faces. Coffee was pretty good, considering how manic summer is here in the heart of rye. Well done to the baristas. Will be coming back for a bite...More

1  Thank yeahmurphyyeah
Reviewed 11 November 2016

we ordered iced coffee & milkshake, they arrived in awkward shaped vessels, no napkins, I asked for liquid sugar & after being asked 3 times what I was referring to, it became quite annoying. At $6.50 a drink & considering the level of school kid...More

Thank Murray L
Management response:Responded 26 November 2016

Thank you for your feedback and we are sorry your experience wasn't a good one. There was a confusion as we refer to liguid sugar as liquid syrup. The vessels you refer to you are a retro style jar, that we pride ourselves on and...More

Reviewed 9 November 2016

Have only had great experiences here. Food is spot on. Only problem sometimes too busy, but recommend for breakfast or lunch

Thank caroledot2016
Management response:Responded 26 November 2016

Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate how much you've enjoyed your experience. We look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for our morning coffee.. And it was just right. Great little store as well as with lots of goodies to take away. We stayed for pancakes which were fantastic. Friendly staff which is always a bonus.

Thank ChrissyM18
Management response:Responded 3 October 2016

Thank you for your time to leave your feedback on your experience with us at Captains Of Rye. For such a great experience recorded by you, I hope next time we can get all 5 boxes ticked ;)) Have an awesome day

Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Great location. Rustic ambience. Food to consume from a great menu. A visit for brunch and a hot chocolate has started the day off great. Terrific local business!

Thank Slugga39
Management response:Responded 20 September 2016

Fantastic Slugga...we love a hot chocolate to start the day too. We look forward to seeing you back

Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Picknics keeps making the top of my list, never letting me down for the quality and flavours of their meals. I've made this the prefered choice of local venue for brunch. They will always have specialty dishes of the day along with their standard menu...More

Thank Amaranthine A
Management response:Responded 20 September 2016

Top of the list!!! That's great news. We find so many f our guests comment on the taste sensation of our variety of dishes. We have now opened the corner store for seating, You are able to sit by the bench seats, looking out the...More

Reviewed 5 September 2016

We went there to have a breakfast on Sunday, 4th September 2016. We have arrived at 8.30am and have placed our breakfast order almost immediately. We got our coffee and juice at 8.50am, which was 20 minutes wait that we could not justify at all....More

Thank SANYA K
Management response:Responded 20 September 2016

We apologize for your experience and hope that we can rectify this when you're next in. Until then take care

Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic little place! Best burgers & awesome handcut chips. Directly in view of beach across road. Great coffee too 👍

1  Thank ccajj
Management response:Responded 20 September 2016

Thanks for your great feedback. Our burgers are definitely a winner, we look forward to seeing you again soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2285 Point Nepean Hwy, Rye, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Rye
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5985 6025
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Description
Captains of Rye is situated in the heart beautiful Rye on the Southern Mornington Peninsula. Enjoy ocean views, in our corner store with access to the cafe and Rum bar.
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