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The Lakes Boatshed Cafe

Village Boat Shop 54 Marine Pde, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
+61 431 447 742
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“pies” (4 reviews)
“eggs benny” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Village Boat Shop 54 Marine Pde, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent service in a quaint environment. Really good coffee and great toastie. Recommend a visit for a snack or meal. Great spot overlooking the water.

1  Thank COLLEEN B
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

The view from the deck n serenity pre Xmas rush was the best aspect of this cafe. Great to see gluten free options. Had avocado n feta on toast with poached egg. Trying to emulate city breaky experience but not quite there. Coffee was the...More

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Linda Lisa F, Owner at The Lakes Boatshed Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Thank you for you review. You must be one the only people who did not enjoy your coffee as you can see from previous reviews most people say its the best coffee in town. Maybe it was the maker as we are training a new...More

Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Dined here as a family of 5 . We all found the meals excellent and the customer service great. Only after dining did my teenage son notice the home made meat pies in the pie warmer... they looked so good he extended himself and ordered...More

Thank Dog-gone R
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Well worth the visit for a great coffee. The best coffee in the Lakes. The staff are very friendly and love a chat. The view from the cafe overlooking the lake is spectacular

Thank Val G
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Looking for breakfast, given our holiday apartment's cafe was unexpectedly closed, we were directed to a quaint cafe opposite the North Arm of the lake; within walking distance of many of the holiday accommodation properties. Plenty of parking with relaxed indoor and outdoor seating. Very...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We had a coffee with a vanilla slice, which was great, the previous day then decided to go for breakfast the next day. It was a lovely sunny morning and we took a seat outside, to take in the view. Soon after ordering our tea...More

2  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Hand the desk hand this morning, sausages, eggs, baked beans on toast. Service was friendly even thought they were very busy.

Thank Gello1234
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The Lakes Boatshed is a wonderful spot to view the beautiful North Arm while enjoying your morning coffee or lunch. Family-run, charming. The flourless orange cake (made on the premises, of course) is not to be missed.

Thank Nabonassa
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We stopped here for a late breakfast on our way out of the area. Fabulous fine, the food was great, generous serves, well cooked and delivered without any fuss. The empty plates disappeared without us even noticing - will definitely put this on our return...More

Thank FussyNomads
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We decided to have breakfast here after a recommendation from the Caravan park we were staying at. We ordered 1 person (table of 3) after my brother in law. We waited and waited for our food, my brother and sister in law had finished there...More

3  Thank Kristy D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Village Boat Shop 54 Marine Pde, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Gippsland  >  Lakes Entrance
  • Phone Number: +61 431 447 742
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