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2/38 Steele St | In Rooke Lane, Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6424 4333
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2/38 Steele St | In Rooke Lane, Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
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11 - 20 of 423 reviews

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Good coffee and plain but delicious food. Welcoming staff who really know what they're doing. Every time we go back to Devonport, we're glad we went here again.

Thank Rod A
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Travel a lot for work and always look for somewhere great for breakfast and most importantly, coffee.. highly recommend this cafe. Really friendly service, food delicious and coffee was so good, got a takeaway as well.

Thank squarenlemon
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Ordered a chicken panini and the chicken was dry and the panini was like a brick. Service was quick.

Thank SL22971
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went there for breakfast once we disembarked from the Spirit of Tasmania. Fast amazing service, great coffee and food was delicious! The staff were friendly and very accommodating! Highly recommend a visit to this little cafe.

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Straight off the spirit of Tasmania this cafe was exactly what I was craving. Great coffee and fabulous food. I would heartily recommend to anyone. Service was friendly and fast. I had three coffees by the time I was done.

Thank Mel G
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This place is great for breakfast while in devenport.great menu with great coffee and service. 2 min walk from the city centre.

Thank bretta23
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I loved everything about Laneway - from the funky street (or lane) appeal to the variety on the menu! Staff were super friendly and the service was faultless. My partner and I both enjoyed an almond milk cappuccino before I dug in to my chickpea...More

Thank Alyx M
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

The food was good with nice presentation, I had the haloumi salad! Nice coffee too! A few vegetarian options I enjoyed!

Thank Grégory P
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Introduced to this wonderful mystical niche in Rooke Lane Devonport by my partner. I have since made it a must do whenever I visit her and her family. Great for a variety of meals or my favourite, the hearty “Laneway” breakfast, and I usually add...More

Thank Dean H
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

There is no excuse for a large jar of stale brownies - hard as rocks. I ordered a take away latte and a brownie. So how disappointing when you want a little mid afternoon treat!! I couldn't even eat a bite and threw it in...More

Thank Mary B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2/38 Steele St | In Rooke Lane, Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Devonport
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6424 4333
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Open from 6:30am 7 days a week including public holidays. Our aim is to focus on turning great quality locally produced goods into simple fresh cafe-faire food. Together with a professional standard of coffee and a warm and welcoming service we hope you enjoy what we have to offer.Owners Rhys Taylor and Alex McVeity have both been involved in the hospitality industry in various guises for over ten years now. Rhys a chef has more recently been working as the owner/operator of a quality Italian establishment in Hawthorn, Melbourne. Alex has for the last 5 years been working as head barista and bar manager of the renown Pantry Cafe in Brighton Melbourne.
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