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The Brown Dog

15 Church St, Stanley, Tasmania 7331, Australia
+61 3 6458 1354
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“toasties” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
“great coffee” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian
15 Church St, Stanley, Tasmania 7331, Australia
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Reviews (65)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cosy little cafe in the heart of Stanley has lovely coffee and delicious carrot cake. It's also a gift/homewares shop with a nice selection of merchandise to suit all tastes and budgets. We really liked the new owner too - she was genuinely friendly...More

Thank SuzieLee71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked past but came back yo check out their store. A broad range of merchandise - something for everyone.

Thank lisa31w
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Excellent Coffee and toasted sandwiches were enjoyed here, it was recommended by a friend and was certainly up to his claims. Lovely ambiance enormously warm fire place and atmosphere. Excellent service by a very cheerful Lady (makes all the difference). Very relaxed atmosphere to read...More

Thank Pamela S
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Probably the best coffee we had in Tasmania. Kids had ice cream that they loved. Service was very good and the shop had a lot of stuff to look at while we waited.

Thank Shirwill
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We deserved lunch after climbing the Nut but were needing to move on quickly so settled for a toastie and coffee at the Brown Dog. Excellent food and service from Maddie and my husband said his cappuccino was the best in living memory.

Thank SallyAnne122
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Went to this place for the first time on a Sunday afternoon with friends who live localy. It was nice to sit around the one big table with 8 of us, newspaper available and coffees served with care and a chat. Unfortunately ran out of...More

Thank discover99
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Stopped in for a coffee and decided to try a bowl of the daily soup, which was vegetable and lentil. Oh, bottle this receipe, it had marvellous flovour, with excellent coffee. The shop also has interesting gifts as well.

Thank gamain
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Thank you Matthew for the great coffee! Gorgeous little gifts and lovely things to look at.Highly recommended! A++

Thank 167sally
Reviewed 29 March 2017

After walking up the Nut, walking around the summit and then walking down again we were looking for a great cup of coffee. The restaurant at the base of the Nut was expensive so we returned to The Brown Dog where a lovely young lady...More

Thank Adventurous56
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Really nice coffee served by great staff.A lot of very interesting gifts and artwork.Had a great lemon slice there.

Thank Edward R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Church St, Stanley, Tasmania 7331, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Stanley
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6458 1354
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