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Tin Shed

168 Main Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
+61 8 8323 7343
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (52 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (47 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
168 Main Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Breakfast burrito and coffee was yum. Got takeaways. Dining in looks like a great option. Plenty of parking. Lovely staff. Good prices. Everything to love about this place!

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have met friends a few times for a catch up, brunch and coffee here. The food has been consistent and coffee great, however at busy times there has been a long wait for meals(weekends only) this has been conveyed to us at the time...More

Thank Barbera S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow....just had my first big breakfast at the Tin Shed; my wife had the bacon and egg roll; and others had the poached eggs with hollandaise sauce and ham. .. Fabulous! Great food, service and ambience make this a must do in McLaren Vale. We'll...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Running late for lunch on Sunday so on a whim called in here for a quick snack and coffee. Lovely on all counts. The weather helped as it was a perfect day then cruised on down the coast for a drive. Easy to get to...More

Thank handjthorpe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where to eat is always the question that we ask when we are out and about. Despite an abundance of winery restaurants we chose the Tin Shed. Having now settled into bigger premises the owners have managed to keep the standards high. Our group enjoyed...More

Thank ALAN E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Generous serving the chips are crispy on the outside, friendly staff, clean facilities and accommodating to special dietary requirements

Thank Aussieexplorer262
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Pizza was the go for lunch for our family of four and we were all happy with the pizza - generously topped, lovely crispy base, plenty of choices. Definitely recommend making a booking on weekends - even though it's a large restaurant it was very...More

Thank Lopry
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

First time I've had Diablo eggs, eggs Benedict with a fiery twist (spicy hollandaise and spicy chorizos). Love it!!! Will definitely come back for more 😍

Thank Jiji R
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Clean and spacious premises with outdoor undercover dining as well as indoor. Great food, quick and friendly service at very good prices. Will definitely return.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We definitely enjoyed our coffees and food, but the atmosphere was a bit like in a big food hall. Quite noisy and a bit cold. It seems to be the place for coffee though and on a hot summer day the atmosphere might even be...More

Thank K710
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Does the Tin Shed have gluten-free options?
22 April 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I'm sorry. Worth a phone call?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 Main Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  McLaren Vale
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8323 7343
Casual dining, versatile menu
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