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Serenade Cafe

40-42 Orr St, Queenstown, Tasmania 7467, Australia
+61 458 712 199
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“pies” (20 reviews)
“scallop pie” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
40-42 Orr St, Queenstown, Tasmania 7467, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best pies we’ve had in ages! Deep pan, delicious pastry and full to the top.🥧 Coffee was excellent, service quick and friendly. Funky decor, took us back a few years... thank you 😃

Thank JannieLou
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and myself called in on our way back to Hobart, loved all the old records on the wall. These deep pan pies first caught my eye, a bit early for lunch, so we took two home for tea. Full of flavour, very tender...More

Thank taswombat
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in at Serenade Cafe after doing the rafting and train adventure on a misty and wet day. Brilliant pies. We had the curried scallop pie, beef and stout pie and the cheese, bacon and beef pie. All of these varieties were great and...More

Thank -Cupit-A_J
Steve D, Owner at Serenade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thank you very much your positive response is greatly appreciated

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I go to this restaurant everyday for brunch. The staff are very pleasant and the atmosphere is relaxing while reading the paper and eating our meals. I highly recommend this cafe to anyone who loves good food and coffee.

Thank Barbaratimmermans1
Steve D, Owner at Serenade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

than you very much for your kind review it was an absolute pleasure to serve you and I do hope that the rest of your trip around Tassie is great

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I can't comment on the food or drinks as I only stopped in to grab a small sweet treat to have with a coffee I had already made. Service was friendly, and the place was very busy. Walked out with two of their melting moments,...More

Thank tungyi91
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Was in Queenstown for a couple of days and decided to splash out on a curried Tassie scallop pie. No joke, I reckon it was the best pie I've ever eaten. Stuffed full of scallops, wrapped in a beautiful pastry. Went back the next day...More

Thank Count Z
Steve D, Owner at Serenade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

thank you so much for taking the time out to write a review very satisfying to get such positive feedback

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Burgers and meat pies were good. Not much in the way of low carb options. The outside seating was pleasant.

Thank Aolisi
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Super friendly and helpful staff. The coffee was pretty ordinary and the food was basic. I would eat there again, but don't expect too much.More

Thank Bigfellaben
Steve D, Owner at Serenade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Hi there thank you for the review , not too sure what you are on about you haven't described in any detail what you had, basically you have made a statement for which I find bemusing. We work around at least 50 plus hours a...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017

We were waiting for the IGA to open so we went looking for a coffee. Serenade Cafe seemed to be the only place open so we dropped in and i couldn't pass up the chance to have a pepper steak pie especially when they are...More

Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This cafe was a great find.. Only 7.30 and we were looking for a hearty breakfast, preferably in the morning sun for it was only 4 degrees! The menu was simple but offered some great home-cooked and locally prepared meals. The host was very accommodating...More

Thank Paddles55
Steve D, Owner at Serenade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

thank you very much for taking the time out to write a kind review it is good honest reviews such as yours that makes getting up at 6 a.m. each day well worth it

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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-42 Orr St, Queenstown, Tasmania 7467, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +61 458 712 199
(03) 6471 2959
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