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Sweetwater Cafe

$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian, Contemporary
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42 Melba Hwy, Yering, Victoria 3770, Australia
+61 1800 237 333
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Melbourne, Australia
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came for lunch and looked forward to spending a pleasant afternoon at this lovely place. The menu was disappointing with its lack of choice. The prices were right up there so we thought , this is going to be good regardless. The servings were stingy in size and incredibly disappointing. The lack of flavour was sad. I ordered mussels... More 

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Thank GinaDonazzan
Morwell, Australia
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434 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel and arrived early having lunch when we arrived. The lunch menu is very limited. Views and the café layout was open and plenty of room. As the next thing on our stay was high tea we decided to share a lunch meal. The staff accommodated our request but the meal itself looked like a snack... More 

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Thank Colint50
Melbourne, Australia
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324 reviews
248 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fundamentally, this place was just not good. We only came for an early afternoon tea but the choice was limited and the ambience was lacking. I cannot speak for the people I was with but for the choice I made, I tbelieve that I could buy a better cheese platter at a supermarket.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Such an attractive breakfast setting and delicious food. Great choice of cooked and continental breakfast selection. Wonderful start to the day.

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Thank AussieHaire
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I will start by saying breakfast was $35.00 per person. Bread was stale. They was only one other couple here.

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Thank John S
Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Choice was very limited. Food was bland. We ordered mussels for entree and all we could see and taste was the steamed mussels, no coriander and other herbs mentioned in the menu. For mains, we had to wait for a long long time. The pulled beef for Main came in at the size of a slider with some pickles on... More 

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Thank Lorna-Li Y
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

A party of 8 adults & 2 children Sunday lunchtime. 3 of us had the mild chicken curry, it was so tasteless and bland I couldn't taste any cumin, turmeric, garlic, coriander or chilli in the yellow jus napped over the freshly char grilled chicken fillet / tenderloin. The penne pasta with chilli was cooked al dente but again lacked... More 

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Thank SimonandJano
Paynesville, Australia
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121 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We have been here numerous times for various occasions and each has been very good as a breakfast venue....light and airy, not too noisey and with a good variety of choice.

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Thank BenitoAndersoni
Melbourne
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A great selection of things available at the buffet breakfast.Had the breakfast included with our accommodation and was well worth it.

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Thank WheresTheBear
Melbourne, Australia
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276 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The space is dated but some what quaint. Serving staff were fine and coffee OK. The cooked breakie was fine.

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Melba Hwy, Yering, Victoria 3770, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Yarra Valley  >  Yering
  • Phone Number: +61 1800 237 333

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?