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Lavender Cottage

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55 Peels Pl, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
+61 8 9842 2073
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Two recent experiences with excellent service and great food. Take a beer or bottle of wine, fully BYO. Will become our regular go-to lunch destination. Very nice, authentic atmosphere with owners serving and cooking. Highly recommended.

Thank CercisCanadensis
Perth, Australia
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With Taste Great Southern kicking off on March 23rd until April 9th, this is the perfect time of the year to get along and try out the French inspired cuisine at one of Albany’s best restaurants, Lavender Cottage in Peels Place. We were down last week and after receiving many recommendations went along for lunch – and so glad we... More 

Thank Alfred B
Perth, Australia
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110 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cute little cottage with good food, nice and quiet. We had the soup which was tasty and a good sized serving with bread. Coffee and cake was excellent too.

Thank oztravellersx2
Leeds England
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76 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

We were here to celebrate a family members 21st birthday and it was definitely the best place to eat. The atmosphere is lovely for a family celebration as it's small and cosy. The food is some of the best I've ever had. I was a bit dubious to eat beef cheek but the way this lady cooks is amazing!! All... More 

Thank 1Lesley
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Undoubtedly Albany's finest restaurant, we dine here every few months and in the 20 years we have been dining here we have never once been disappointed,the quality and service is assured by having the owners cooking and serving front of house, and for the quality and quantity of food, it must be the best value in Albany. We dined there... More 

Thank jaycee-denmark
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our lunch at Lavender Cottage. Even though it was very busy, we did not for a moment feel that we were not getting the best of attention from the friendly and efficient staff. Our meals were beautifully prepared and presented. This is certainly a "NOT TO BE MISSED" treat when visiting Albany

Thank Sue B
Albany, Australia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is our go to restaurant for any special occasion, or even just a sneaky nosh up lunch. They are only open one night a week, so you'll need to book in advance but you wont be disappointed. Traditional french food with excellent friendly service and fresh seasonal produce, BYO. Cannot recommend enough.

Thank Jenny G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

What a treat this restaurant is. Totally charming. Totally French and totally delicious. My family and I eat hear once a year as a special treat (travelling from Perth) and we are never disappointed. The seafood chowder is a revelation. The duck leg confit, perfect and the Filet Mignon was simply one of the best I have ever had, worldwide.... More 

Thank Jason C
Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I cannot stress enough how good this place is. Every time I visit my family in oz (every year for the past 10 years) I have been and it never disappoints - it's outstanding food and service in a perfect and special setting . Don't visit Albany and not go!

Thank Katika99
Perth, Australia
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Highly recommend Lavender Cottage, absolutely stunning. Loved the decor, service and food was out of this world, cannot praise this restaurant enough. I ordered the Sea Food chowder, OMG!!! and my husband had the Pork Belly, even though small portion he said was to die for. AMAZING!!!!!

Thank SamandTassie2014

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Peels Pl, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9842 2073
Superb small restaurant open for lunches and Friday evening

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?