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Wombat Hill House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , International
Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens | Central Springs Road, Daylesford, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 4373 0099
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“avocado toast” (2 reviews)
“croque” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens | Central Springs Road, Daylesford, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had breakfast with our little doggy in the courtyard here... Staff were very welcoming and super friendly, coffee spot on- the best I've had in Daylesford. Our breakfasts were nice but not great, no smashed avo and the guacamole replacement is sour and does...More

Thank johnjem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would advise anyone considering this restaurant either to avoid it altogether or make very sure you go there on a really slow day. We made the unfortunate decision to visit, on a public holiday, at which point the problem this restaurant faces becomes immediately...More

Thank Nigel P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided on an informal business lunch here and I will not be repeating the experience. I ordered the Reuben sandwich with pickles, chips and garlic aioli. My colleagues shared two pizzas. The Reuben was very modest, the "pickles" were two sorry slices of cucumber and...More

Thank Theresa B
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Nice place to chill for an afternoon tea or lunch. Went there with a group of 6 adults and 1 baby. Child friendly and food is really good!

Thank Adeline S
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Just the place for a light (or not so light if you choose) lunch in the pleasant surroundings of the gardens. Sounds as if it can get very busy on weekends and public hols, but has been pretty quiet on the weekdays (closed Tue and...More

Thank PubberGrub
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We love coming to wombat house cafe. The food and coffee are always good. We would like to say on our last visit the heavy metal music made it hard to sit back and relax. We appreciate the kitchen staff enjoyed the music but it...More

Thank dayspaholic
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Set in the picturesque Wombat Hill gardens Wombat Hill House offered a warm rustic dining space both inside the house as well as a heated and covered outdoor space. We were greeted “enthusiastically” and offered a choice of seating. We chose two separate pizzas, as...More

Thank ViniVitiGlobus
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Delicious modern cuisine, doggy friendly outdoor areas and great location. Friendly and attentive staff, loved it.

Thank Deb V
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to drop by this lovely cafe in the forest a couple of days ago for coffee and sweets. My husband had the caramel cake and I went a little sweet tooth happy choosing the brownie.... incredible!!! Coffee was astounding and...More

Thank ZoeWalters
Larissa W, Manager at Wombat Hill House, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thanks for sharing your experience - we appreciate the support.

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We had a very strange experience here when the barista passive aggressively hassled me for using a takeaway cup and then made odd comments about the sexuality of our group. Totally overbearing. Coffee was decent.

1  Thank GrimoireNZ
Larissa W, Manager at Wombat Hill House, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

We have followed up with our team and they are absolutely devastated to hear that they may have displeased you. Certainly no disrespect was intended; however your comments have been taken into consideration.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens | Central Springs Road, Daylesford, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Daylesford
  • Phone Number: +61 3 4373 0099
  • E-mail
Telephone + 61 3 4373 0099
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