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Chatterley's @ Cloudehill Nursery

$$ - $$$
Cafe, European, Fusion, Australian
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89 Olinda-Monbulk Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
+61 3 9751 0168
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Patong, Thailand
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Prior to taking a walk in the gardens, we visited the café for a great cake – best Bakewell Tart ever and decent coffee, really happy and friendly staff on a really busy day who seem to want to be there! Go team! We were seated near the window which afforded enviable views over the steep garden slopes. All up... More 

Thank John H
Ferntree Gully, Australia
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

this place is such a little treat I have only been here twice because it gets so busy and I can see why because the food is really good, although a bit pricy it is worth it, beautiful surroundings in the middle of the nursery, lots of beautiful plants and flowers to see through every window.

Thank Janice S
Lancefield, Australia
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85 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We were so pleased to at last meander around Cloudehill that we - didn't realise it at the time - thought that the restaurant would be fabulous. It isn't. It's pretty basic. The food is good and that is probably the most important thing to remember. There is not much seating outside although the inside is good. However, for us... More 

Thank Sheila C
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Situated at Olinda in the Dandenongs, this place offers a quiet, relaxing venue to sit and enjoy the area. Attached to the Cloudhill Nursery, for those garden fanicers there are plenty of plants and many other garden related items to peruse, and yes to buy. it's difficult to walk away without purchasing one or two items. Reasonable prices also makes... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2015

This is a step up from a cafe. Lovely main meals or share plates but not snack food. Lovely coffee and deserts, if you are there for just an afternoon tea. Best to book but have been able to have afternoon tea without booking before. I have been here many times over years, but it could be months between visits.... More 

Thank Vicki U
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Close to our home, love the food and the garden view is beautiful even in winter. Our elderly aunt enjoyed it last summer, so we hope to take her again soon (wheelchair accessible but talk to staff when you book) Great too for lunch outside on a sunny day.

Thank Rosejs
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Chatterley's a great day out for young and old, with option of exploring the multiple private gardens, for a small gate fee. Enjoy the view on the restaurants window seats if you can book one. Service good but menu maybe a bit limiting, the vegetable tart is always popular, licensed and well worth it, a lovely devonshire tea at good... More 

1 Thank marie j
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Dropped in for Mother's Day without a booking. They fitted us in and made us feel very welcome. Lovely atmosphere. Great meals and a pretty outlook. Would come here again.

1 Thank Adam D
Townsville, Australia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2014

We felt like the gardens were a mixture of 'The Secret Garden' and 'Alice in Wonderland'. It had an amazing amount of blossoming flowers and native birds, but most of all we liked the statues, and gateways to new areas, each one with a character of its own.

1 Thank Lori Anne T
Sale, Australia
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37 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2014

Take note that you have to now enter through a property called RANGEVIEW. One gets three gardens and nursary in one visit. Maniquered to perfection. You can also stay there if desire luxury. Great restaurant though may have to book at touristy times.

1 Thank Paul R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$17 - US$22
Cafe, European, Fusion, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Olinda-Monbulk Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Olinda
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9751 0168

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