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Mount Lofty Summit

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$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Mt Lofty Lookout, SA 5152, Crafers, South Australia, Australia
+61 8 8339 2600
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South Australia, Australia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed our beautiful 3 course meal at Mt Lofty Summit Restaurant. Menu so good it was hard to choose. Servings were generous and well plated. Service prompt, efficient and friendly. Lovely sunset view over the city. On the downside: Pretty crappy having to pay compulsory parking fee in almost empty car park on top of an expensive meal.

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Thank Wendy V
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great scenic area with beautiful views of Adelaide and suburbs, even to some beaches. Friendly tourist information guides. Walking trails, bicycle paths for the fit people. Restaurant with views, although we did not eat there. Car parking costs $4 which is a bit ridiculous as there is a lot of parking spaces and you aren't there for very long unless... More 

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Thank Sharynne G
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was blowing a gale and very cold. The view was amazing and you could see for miles. Really enjoyable, had a nice walk and had a lovely hot coffee in the cafe

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Thank shirleyp336
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great view over the city of Adelaide, worth a look, parking was free as some kind souls had ripped the meters out, (views like this should be free anyway) chuckled about that one.

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Thank terry p
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Enjoyed the great views of Adelaide and a very good coffee in the restaurant. There is also a very nice gift shop.

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Thank LJV1515
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Mount Lofty offers great views of Adelaide. You can pick out points of interest, from Glenelg to Port Adelaide.

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Thank Chris I
Adelaide Hills, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Arrived to find that the power was out yet again in South Australia. The staff provided a tasting platter for us with drinks before arranging an alternative venue. Very kind and sorry for the inconvenience.

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Thank Helen H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful scenery from the top. The cafe at top had nice food. Nice hike up to top or a easy drive. Gorgeous

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Thank Helen G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Love the view and the wonderful cafe. Lots of picture opportunities here of the Adelaide hills and surrounds.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
South Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

The Café does a great breakfast with views over Adelaide. I had the Summit Big Breakfast which was a pretty big feed. The sliced mushrooms made it, along with the pork sausage. The eggs and bacon were really well done and very tasty. All for $19.90 The coffee was good and service great.

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Thank Tim J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mt Lofty Lookout, SA 5152, Crafers, South Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide Hills  >  Crafers
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8339 2600

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