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MadCowes Cafe

) #1 of 61 Restaurants in Cowes $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
17 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 2560
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (36 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I have been there for a lunch and breakfast while I am at Phillip Island. Aside from their delicious meals, they served the best chocolate drink I have during my whole week visit at the state.... Fully recommends this place for breakfast or lunch.

Thank CH_1987
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great coffee, service, flexible with menu. Busy in low season so will be packed at peak. Great location and view.

Thank Carina T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good quick service Delicious coffee and a great vista. Great position on the Esplanade and good parking

Thank bernie1906
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food taste great! I had the chicken burger with fries. The burger is good and fries is very crispy.

Thank Bing Sheng K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful fresh wholesome food! Great coffee also. Only negative was that I asked for one component of my breakfast to be removed due to allergies and was saddened to see it arrived with this component on there. Oh well, I removed it myself - there...More

Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The crew @ the MadCowe Cafe R a friendly lot serving arguably the very BEST Coffee in town. The food portions and quality are country size. We ate there twicw and even purchased our coffee 2Go when we sadly left this wonderful island getaway.

Thank ge0ffis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For an autumn weather it was the only restaurant that seemed to be open in the neighborhood. It was decent. I'm gluten and dairy free and when I expressed that to the waiter because I ordered a burger. He managed to get it half right....More

Thank Christina T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great. Service was polite. Items came out quickly. There were birds hanging around and it was awesome.

Thank Tanya5889
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bliss to find not only a GF meat pie on the menu, but a variety of GF desserts to choose from. Friendly service.

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a friend staying with us and decided on this place as a result of previous comments.......definately not disappointed

Thank 877garyi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 2560
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