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Secrets on the lake at Montville

207 Narrows Rd | Montville, Montville, Queensland 4552, Australia
+61 7 5478 5888
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (78 reviews)
“wood carvings” (18 reviews)
“tree house” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
207 Narrows Rd | Montville, Montville, Queensland 4552, Australia
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1 - 10 of 314 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We came here with a small tour group as the tour guide frequents this location. The food was superb!!! I was really surprised and very pleased. The view was fabulous. It was a cool day so the heaters were on and there were blankets available...More

Thank AmberK
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We all had a lovely breakfast. I had the eggs benedict with smoked salmon which was to die for. A very relaxing cafe with beautiful views to the lake. Certainly a hidden gem, I would love to come back and stay as guest next time.

Thank Bobbie D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were passing through and stopped for Coffee. Closed for coffee. But the gallery is open, and the wood carvings are like wow! A couple were being shown the accommodation, so we were allowed to view as well. Absolutely fantastic. The wedding garden is really...More

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is truly a secret having been to montville many times we came here for the first time after it was recommended by a local. It is a gorgeous place- hidden in the train forest overlooking the lake. We came for brunch and weren't...More

Thank Brissy_Loutravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a delightful spot. This intimate restaurant sits high up in the trees and overlooks Lake Baroon. We visited for brunch and the food was delicious. The decor is amazing with the most incredible wood carvings, the toilets are even an interesting visit. We were...More

1  Thank Jenben255060
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A surprise birthday lunch for my husband at Secrets was as planned a lovely way to celebrate his birthday. It was a stunning day and it showed this beautiful setting to full advantage. The lake shimmered and the bird life in the trees was an...More

Thank deecooley88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had rung ahead and they had booked us the perfect table overlooking the lake. Staff were attentive and pleasant and prompt. Food was great - certainly good enough to bring us back a second time. Had brunch the first visit and back for lunch...More

Thank Breen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A spur of the moment decision to share lunch at Secrets was a great decision. From the lovely warm, friendly welcome by staff to the view of Baroon Pocket Dam, the beautiful surrounds of the rainforest and cafe/restaurant. The service we received was spot on...More

Thank smix4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I stopped here for lunch on our Sunday drive around the Hinterland. What a breathtaking view! Service was very very good, Wine list is bit lacking for variety. but we found a decent Semilon Pinogrigio. The food in general was a very good...More

1  Thank PeterW00
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Peter. Thankyou for your review. Also for the feedback about all aspects of your experience. I have passed on your comments about our food to our chefs and they have taken it on board and are adapting in response to your suggestions. Thanks again....More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Wow what an amazing place. The restaurant built in a tree house has an amazing gallery and views to die for. We didn't arrive until 3pm and they close at 4pm so we were just able to have a quick drink and enjoy the views....More

Thank Elle Emme D
Secretsonthelake, Owner at Secrets on the lake at Montville, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thank you Elle Emme D What a lovely recommendation for our cafe. We look forward to seeing you again. Please give us a call and we can book you a table. Kind regards George and Aldy!

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Jenna H
Opening times over Easter 2017
14 April 2017|
Response from Secretsonthelake | Property representative |
Hi We are open today 8.30 til 3pm and then tomorrow 8.30 until 4pm. Closed on Monday.
Alexis S
What is the breakfast menu?
13 January 2016|
Response from Secretsonthelake | Property representative |
TOASTED MUESLI $10 Honey Cinnamon Yoghurt, Fruit Compote CROISSANT FRENCH TOAST $12 Seasonal Fruit, Chantilly Cream, Maple Syrup PANCAKES $14 Caramelised Banana, Chocolate Hazelnut Sauce EGGS YOUR WAY $12 with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 Narrows Rd | Montville, Montville, Queensland 4552, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Montville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5478 5888
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