Cafes

Ballarat is bursting with cafes serving locally-roasted and Melbourne-style coffee. Combine this with classic and contemporary breakfast and lunch options and you have yourself an unparalleled cafe experience

Ballarat is bursting with cafes serving locally-roasted and Melbourne-style coffee. Combine this with classic and contemporary breakfast and lunch options and you have yourself an unparalleled cafe experience

Arch View Cafe
Arch View Cafe offers a cafe experience with stunning views that overlook one of Ballarat's major tourist attractions, The Arch of Victory which is just...
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Ballarat Yacht Club
The Ballarat Yacht Club, located on Lake Wendouree is home to quality food and beverages for locals and visitors to the region. They pride themselves...
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Beechworth Bakery Ballarat
Welcome to Beechworth Bakery. Make yourself at home and allow the friendly staff to look after you. Smell the freshly baked bread and pastries mingled...
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Bibo Cafe
The famous Café Bibo is back in Ballarat. Now located at 614 Sturt Street, Charlie is back on deck with his unique food and great...
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Boatshed Restaurant - Lake Wendouree
Boatshed is located on the Lake Wendouree foreshore in the very heart of Ballarat. The iconic Ballarat restaurant has been a popular eatery by the...
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Brown Grain Thai Restaurant
Brown Grain is proud and honored to serve fresh, flavoursome, and healthy Thai food. Blending their culinary instincts with recipes from the streets of Thailand...
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Cafe at Provincial Ballarat
Cafe at Provincial is a recently opened specialty Cafe in the bustling heart of Ballarat. Located on the second floor of the Provincial Home Living...
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Café Sidra
Café Sidra is a beautiful cafe only fifteen minutes from Ballarat. The cafe is a stunning destination nestled on the tree lined avenue of the...
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Captains Creek Organic Wines
Captains Creek rises on a mixed organic farm at Blampied, near Daylesford, at the foot of Kangaroo Hills. Four generations of the May family have...
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Carboni's Italian Kitchen
At Carboni’s Italian Kitchen you’ll experience authentic Italian food. Enjoy a selection of artisan wood fired pizzas, antipasti, pasta dishes, seafood and delicious desserts, all...
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Craig's Royal Hotel Ballarat
Located on historic Lydiard Street in the heart of beautiful Ballarat, Craig’s Royal Hotel is a destination in itself. The legendary Australian gold-rush era grand...
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Drive Cafe
Drive Cafe is a place to enjoy food and drink (coffee especially) in a relaxed environment with a welcoming vibe to the local and wider...
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Eclectic Tastes Cafe & Pantry
Eclectic Tastes in the famous Goldfields town of Ballarat is a relatively new edition to the growing food scene in this regional town. Nestled in...
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Fika Coffee Brewers
Fika Coffee Brewers is not like most cafe's their attention to detail, engaged staff, delicious food options and not to mention exceptional coffee set them...
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Fu Man Lou Dumpling Bar
At Fu Man Lou they love a cheeky function. Treat yourself and your pals to a cocktail party, a sit down dinner, dumpling degustation or...
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Gallery Restaurant at Craig's Royal Hotel
Located on historic Lydiard Street in the heart of Ballarat, Craig’s Royal Hotel is the legendary Australian gold-rush era grand hotel. Opened in 1853 and...
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Golden City Hotel
The Golden City Hotel was built in 1856 and originally named the Adelphi Hotel. Since its first opening the hotel has seen many changes including...
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Gor Gai Thai Noodle and Street Food
Walking down the street in Bangkok, you would be amazed at the variety of foods available in many different stalls. Thai are obsessed with food...
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Grill'd
Grill'd: burgers from a better place. Better for you: Grill'd keep it real by not adding nasties like preservatives, hormones or refined sugars to their...
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Hop Temple
Hop Temple is enthusiastic about good beer, wine and food. A family orientated environment for everybody to enjoy. Hop prides itself on providing a relaxed...
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Hydrant Foodhall
Hydrant Food Hall is situated in a heritage warehouse within the CBD of Ballarat, an easy seven minute walk from the train station. Come and...
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Indian Grill Ballarat
Indian Grill Ballarat invite you to explore the exciting flavours of Indian food through their extensive menu prepared by award-winning chefs using dishes only the...
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Kittelty's at the Gallery
Once you have visited the Art Gallery of Ballarat, sashay down the Victorian staircase to Kittelty's for a well earned recharge. Decked out in charming...
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Lake View Hotel
The Lake View Hotel is open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner and offers all day dining. The Hotel is situated on...
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Le Peche Gourmand
Le Péché Gourmand boulangerie – patisserie is a French small bakery-pastry shop in the heart of the Goldfields in Creswick, Victoria. Creswick is at the...
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Little Bird Cafe Ballarat
Little Bird Cafe is a retro styled cafe offering breakfast until 12:00pm, lunch from 11:00am and Allpress Espresso coffee and homemade sweets six days a...
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Little Square Garage
Little Square Garage is a cafe and retail outlet store located in Ballarat East. Serving delicious 'Toasties', organic coffee, a large range of organic teas...
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Lola
Lola offers stylish, European inspired dining. The menu is seasonally driven and highlights the regions best locally sourced produce. The 55 seat dining room provides...
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Mai's Kitchen Rules Cafe
Mai's Kitchen Rules Cafe is a small convenience café located in the Amazing Mill Market Ballarat. They cook fresh pork belly and chicken maryland fresh...
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Maze House
Maze House, located on the Midland Highway ten minutes from Daylesford and ten minutes from Creswick, with an old hedge maze, country carnival games, food...
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Midlands Golf Club
Midlands Golf Club boasts a beautifully manicured 18 hole championship course, designed by golfing legend Peter Thompson, providing a demanding and challenging layout set to...
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Mitchell Harris Wine Bar
Mitchell Harris Wine Bar has been making wine since 2008, with a focus on elegance and reflecting the cool-climate characters of nearby regions. Their 140...
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Moon and Mountain
Moon and Mountain is a modern Asian eatery and bar with an Australian twist. Catering for large groups or casual walk ins, they've got you...
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Mount Buninyong Winery
Mount Buninyong Winery is a boutique winery and relaxed restaurant in a very relaxed atmosphere. No tours, no master classes. Let the kids stretch their...
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Mr Jones
Who is Mr Jones? From the people who brought you the multi award winning Catfish Thai, Mr Jones is the next step in quality relaxed...
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Mr Rice Ballarat
Mr Rice Ballarat is a traditional Chinese and Malaysian restaurant located in central Ballarat. With continued service to the local community for more than ten...
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North Ballarat Sports Club
North Ballarat Sports Club extend a warm welcome to their members and guests. The Sports Club has been providing outstanding service to the regional community...
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Oscars Hotel and Cafe Bar
Oscars offers a style unrivalled in a city renowned for its abundant history, beautiful gardens and world-class tourist attractions. The team are certain that your...
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Pipers By The Lake
Pipers By The Lake is proud to be one of western Victoria's leading restaurants and function centres. The location of Pipers is a stand out...
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Schnitz Ballarat
Dedicated to making the best schnitzels in the world, Schnitz brings the culinary tradition of schnitzels to modern-day tastebuds through fresh ingredients, a signature pan-cooking...
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Swiss Mountain Hotel
Located in Blampied, the Swiss Mountain Hotel was established in 1865 and is one of regional Victoria's oldest licensed hotels and the oldest weatherboard hotel...
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Table 48
Table 48 is a family friendly Italian based Restaurant specialising in pizza, pasta, seafood, steaks and chicken dishes. Table 48 is perfect for family or...
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The American Creswick
The American Creswick offers accommodation, a restaurant and function rooms. The American Creswick stands today as a unique link with Victoria’s gracious and colourful history...
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The City Oval Hotel
The City Oval Hotel is the place to be in Ballarat. For a wonderful stress free holiday you can enjoy a drink, coffee or meal...
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The Farmers Arms Hotel Creswick
The award-winning Pub and Restaurant that is the perfect out-of-town destination. Nestled in the small town of Creswick, the Farmers Arms prides itself on offering...
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The Forge Pizzeria
Housed within a red brick building in Ballarat town, The Forge Pizzeria is a firm favourite among visitors and locals all about sharing good, regional...
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The Gatehouse Ballarat
The Gatehouse is located in the picturesque Ballarat New Cemetery just inside the gates. It specialises in home cooked treats with a Mediterranean flair. Gluten...
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The Mallow Hotel
The Mallow is a cosy and friendly local pub, serving up Ballarat's largest range of Independent beers on tap (as well as classic Melbourne Bitter)...
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The Pancake Kitchen
A Ballarat Institution for over 40 years, set in a historical 1860's period blue stone building, serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and everything in between. Open...
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The Western Hotel
There’s the old favourites. there’s the new favourites. there’s the favourites you don’t know are favourites yet. At The Western, it’s the usual spiel, with...
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Tokyo Grill House
Have you ever heard and tasted of Teppanyaki? Teppanyaki is Japanese for Barbecue Hot Plate. Tokyo Grill House is a Japanese Teppanyaki Restaurant which has...
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Underbar
There's intimate dining and then there's Underbar, Ballarat's newest upscale culinary destination. Seating just 16 and only open on Friday and Saturday nights, Underbar is...
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Webster's Market and Cafe
Webster's Market and Cafe is a gourmet cafe and specialty food store. Webster's serve fresh local produce along with specialty coffee and teas. You will...
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Wen & Ware Living
Opened in 2002 Wen & Ware Living hoped to provide a serene shopping experience. 15 years later Wen & Ware offers a sanctuary for the...
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Your Mocha Your Mantra
Your Mocha Your Mantra provides you with the freshest of food made on site daily as well as gourmet coffees, cakes and treats. The cafe...
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Zagame's Ballarat Hotel
Zagame’s Ballarat has just reopened after major renovations and it is stunning. Bigger and brighter, with a decor to match and a indoor playground for...
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