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Tin Shed

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
168 Main Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
+61 8 8323 7343
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (53 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
168 Main Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband found the coffee bitter. I found the inside environment a bit stuffy. A few interesting bits of local art but to be honest lacking a bit in atmosphere. My son has a lot of happy memories of being in tin sheds, so he...More

Thank robinandwillow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped to eat there as kids were starving and we were expecting average cafe food, but we were pleasantly surprised to find everything was cooked perfectly restaurant quality. The salt and pepper squid was fresh and tender just divine, and so was the hamburger...More

Thank Forantravellers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this place whilst looking for a casual meal. We ordered the smokey chips with brisket and the chicken enchiladas. The serves were very generous and the food was quite tasty. It doesn't look like much on the inside but was most pleasantly surprised...More

Thank TeresaKelly0601
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took our dog Misty to the Tin Shed as they are dog friendly. I had a delicious dukkah encrusted Atlantic salmon with sweet potato mash and greens and broccolini. Shared mine with Mistybut Alf managed his Hawaiian pizza alone ! Service by Steff was excellent...More

Thank lezlih
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rocked up after reserving table for two, then when mentioned our booking they said “oh yeah there’s a few out there waiting” after we said “it’s just us”...so they weren’t even aware of our booking to begin with. Sat down after being told we’d be...More

Thank BB21gg
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Great service, excellent food and the pizzas - well they do not come better😃. The coffee may well be the best in tbe south. Soooo good

Thank Glug106
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Driving past and spotted an empty table .So we grabbed it .First time visit here. Happy with the breakfast menu. Good value for money. Would be happy to return 👍

Thank Anthony V
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Has the Tin Shed changed hands? It has moved from its lovely, rustic location further down the main street. In that location you could get a wonderful feed and buy the iconic Tin Shed wine and we were looking forward to our return visit. The...More

Thank T1sWas
Reviewed 11 November 2017

My family decided to head out at the last minute for brekkie in McLaren Vale on a beautiful Sunday morning. Understandably, so did lots of others and two other establishments were full. The Tin Shed was our salvation - lots of tables inside and out...More

Thank DML
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Good brekkie & great coffee!But, ruined by noise. The place is very noisy and unruly kids running around all over the place.

Thank thepinkladyAdelaide
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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