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The Merricks General Store

$$ - $$$Cafe, ,
3460 Frankston-Flinders Rd, Merricks, Victoria 3916, Australia
+61 3 5989 8088
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (65 reviews)
“pate” (4 reviews)
“charcuterie” (3 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 am - 5:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3460 Frankston-Flinders Rd, Merricks, Victoria 3916, Australia
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1 - 10 of 268 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here many times over the years - all four of us were to embarrassed to complain to each other - not sure what has happened - change of chef or owner - but the food was so bad we did not finish it -...More

Thank peterbanfield
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us dropped in for lunch at this extensively renovated store. Very tastefully decorated with simple furniture and chairs. A good wine selection which seem to mainly feature wines form the district. food was good with my wife have a salad and I tried...More

Thank johndotty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff were very friendly and hugely knowledgable about their products. A great place to visit once in the region!

Thank David A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit the store regularly and enjoy the atmosphere it has to offer and they produce very good coffee from pleasant staff. I always enjoy calling it and its very popular.

Thank DamianRoberts1965
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Good service. It is hard to ask for more the Mornington Peninsula is foodie heaven and the Merricks general store is no exception.

Thank refract
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been here a couple of times for coffee and snacks so we decided for our next visit to have lunch here and we had a great time. Everything we ordered on the menu were very good!

Thank KADG0828
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brought to here for lunch by our wine tour guide. I ordered the “Fish of the Day”, which was Salmon and I certainly picked the right choice. That is the best salmon dish I have ever had. The piece of fresh salmon was cooked to...More

Thank Mickey_and_Sugar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a wonderful morning at the Peninsula Hot Springs we decided to have a light lunch at MGWS. Good decision. Octopus with tomato concasse and safgron aioli....wonderful. Even better than the octopus in Galicia and Portugal. Charcuterie platter for two was amazing....delicious duck liver parfait,...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by with the family for lunch. Ordered a couple of cheese platters and mixed cold meat platters. Everything was excellent, including the delicious preserves. Also have a great 'cellar tasting', which I've already recommended to friends.

Thank BDC-CityTraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice place for lunch, good food, friendly, effective service. We will come back next time we are in the district.

Thank Roger D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 45
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3460 Frankston-Flinders Rd, Merricks, Victoria 3916, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Merricks
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5989 8088
  • E-mail
Description
Authentic country charm with delicious food and welcoming staff this tin and timber shed is a destination not to be missed. The Merricks General Wine Store is a Peninsula icon established in 1924. Today it serves as the Cellar Door for Baillieu, Elgee Park and Quealy wines. The French inspired seasonal menu on offer for breakfast and lunch can be enjoyed by discerning tourist and locals 7 days a week. Customers are able to dine at table, taste wines by the open fire, on the sea view deck or under the vines whilst experiencing the rustic country atmosphere of this charming heritage building.
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