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School House Coffee Shop

23A Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
+61 3 6295 1206
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“scones” (11 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
23A Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Walked in around lunch time . There were people seated inside and out . Walked in was told in a loud voice we are closing now . I doubted what I had been told .And simply ask oh Iam sorry but did you just say...More

Thank Woodhouse164
Reviewed 27 May 2018

I have had great cakes and pies here in the past, and they still have a sign outside saying they have lots of freshly baked cakes, but inside the only thing they had was scones, but no cakes or pies in sight. If you market...More

Thank regeier
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This coffee shop was a welcome stop for great coffee and yummy scones! Very good service. Take time to read the plaque outside with the interesting history of the school.

Thank Lynne H
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Nice place, warm and cozy inside, friendly staff, nice food and coffee. Good retreat from a cold day outside.

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Coffee is good, but opening hours seem unpredictable. So difficult to recommend to visitors. Rustic deco and atmosphere,and easy parking in central Cygnet car park.

Thank acrobbo
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We bought 2 homemade steak and pepper pies (regular size) with a chocolate shake to share; $26!!! Tasted great but $10 a pie is ridiculous.

Thank Shaz4370
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Approx 1pm on New Years Eve it was busy although by no means full. There was no acknowledgement or greeting from any staff. 2 lattes and a tea took almost 20 mins to come out and the “lattes” were like milk with a tasteless dash...More

1  Thank expommie
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Stopped in for morning tea, we had good coffee, tasty home made scones in this welcoming and relaxed cafe. Staff were friendly and chatty as were the patrons. This was a pleasant stop, would quickly become the "local" if we lived in Cygnet.

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

The building is a former school and it has an interesting history written up outside the building. Inside it has normal cafe tables and chairs as well as a lounge area. Tables are also set up outside on the footpath. It would be stroller and...More

Thank westernsydney
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This newly revamped cafe is so comfortable that it is hard to leave. They do simple small meals , burgers and cakes. we had a BLT and followed that with freshly baked Date scones jam and cream. Deeeelicious.

Thank Olita D
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  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23A Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Cygnet
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6295 1206
Located in the old School House building, on offer is an extensive menu using fresh seasonal, local, organic ingredients (when possible). The School House Cafe has a growing reputation for fantastic freshly roasted coffee, house-baked pies, tarts & cakes, including our curried scallop pies & delicious gluten free and vegetarian options.
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