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Lotus Eaters Cafe

10 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
+61 3 6295 1996
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (36 reviews)
“panini” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
10 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There is truth to the saying that local bike riders know where the best coffee is. Lotus eaters was swamped with local cyclists and the coffee did not disappoint. The food looked scrumptious but I resisted.

Thank motherduck2014
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent service. Delicious food. The standard has not altered over the years. Having visited since 2010. Highly recommended treat. Well done Alex you are a gem! And not forgetting the lovely ladies that help you.

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

One of my favourites the food is fresh and honest, and staff are always friendly no matter how busy. Menu selection is not big but that ensures freshness in my opinion. I had Pea, Pernot and dill soup with a panini and fresh butter on...More

Thank Marcel V
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Great rogan josh curry and gorgeous subtle mango chutney for lunch - wish they made that for sale ...limited menu , bit draughty and slow service but good atmosphere and good quality food.Think they had a newbie serving ..

Thank SammiRose777
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Love this quirky little place. The staff are really great, the food excellent and the atmosphere is that of a good country cafe. The outdoor seating is great on a warm day, to watch the passing parade of interesting people. This is a must if...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Have been to the Lotus Eaters many times but never before reviewed. Went again today for lunch (Sat) with with wife and kids, and adult kids and as always it excels. Excellent fresh, beautifully cooked food, great coffee and iced chocolates and generous serves keeps...More

Thank Stredders
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I walked in stood for 7 minutes and was ignored by staff, one woman in front was already served one behind me , two women serving ignored me , eventually I walked out what is the go here I have been told since that they...More

1  Thank kevinjevans11
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This cafe used to be an all time favourite and well worth the drive to Cygnet. So we were sadly disappointed this time around. The menu has shrunk to only 3 or 4 items and the dishes and cakes that used to be the hallmark...More

1  Thank Betty B
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We have always enjoyed our time at Lotus Eaters during our holidays in Cygnet. Please don't ever change! Going to miss the morning chai and delicious soups for lunch. Omg thank you for making the special Mikado cake which I thoroughly enjoyed. Much love and...More

Thank Hippielove39
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We went here about 3 years ago and had a cracking meal, so were disappointed when the lunch we had here at the weekend didn't match up at all. We tried to book but the phone did not work, and a Facebook message went unanswered....More

1  Thank jackie g
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Cygnet
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6295 1996
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