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Lotus Eaters Cafe

10 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
+61 3 6295 1996
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (38 reviews)
“panini” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

“Very basic outside table with umbrella on a glorious crisp autumn day. But nice. “Lady” taking orders at counter failed to greet us or even acknowledge our existence. Passing waiter looked embarrassed and took our order, cheerfully. Lunch of paninis - for vegetarian and carnivore...More

Thank Graeme C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff ignore you at the counter stood there for five minutes watcher girl fuss around with tea pots ignoring me looked up a couple of times, so I walked out.

Thank kim w
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Visited a bit after 2pm on a Saturday afternoon. A small but interesting menu. My wife and I both had a panini -- but two different ones. Both were very nice. I enjoyed my coffee and my wife liked her green tea. A small number...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 30 January 2018

I dream up excuses to pop in here and it is always a must visit spot when we have people come to stay. It's small, it's cozy but the warmth from the lovelies behind the counter is like walking into a big hug. The cakes,...More

Thank Sposci
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Best food, reasonable prices, delicious and generous. Faults??? Hardly any seating inside, outside ok but not the nicest. Isnt open all week and only open at lunch time . Needsbto open at leadt 5 days a week but only 3 days.

Thank 184AULynne
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Aside from the seemingly random opening days/times, this is a great place to have a coffee and snack or lunch. Hot chocolate is a special treat, it's served with a sprinkling of assorted chocolate bits around the saucer and a small jug of extra hot...More

Thank NYandAussie
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Great food, but you have to pick a day when they are open. Bit like Russian roulette because the opening hours are no where to be found. Hopefully it will occur to someone one day that advertising the hours could save a lot of wasted...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Lotus eaters cafe has a lovely outdoor area with planter boxes and pleasant outlook. Food well presented, with fresh flower plate decoration. Coffee not great. Despite questioning as to whether it was a coffee vs hot chocolate, I was reassured it was.... Rest of our...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 18 November 2017

There is truth to the saying that local bike riders know where the best coffee is. Lotus eaters was swamped with local cyclists and the coffee did not disappoint. The food looked scrumptious but I resisted.

Thank julie b
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent service. Delicious food. The standard has not altered over the years. Having visited since 2010. Highly recommended treat. Well done Alex you are a gem! And not forgetting the lovely ladies that help you.

Thank Anne C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Cygnet
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6295 1996
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