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Mr Grubb @ Oakdene

255 Grubb Rd | Oakdene, Wallington, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3222, Australia
+61 3 5255 1255
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (19 reviews)
“steak” (21 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
255 Grubb Rd | Oakdene, Wallington, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3222, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Took a leisurely drive to Oakdene and Mr Grubb restaurant cafe. It was a bit on the cool side but the staff supplied us with blankets which was a nice touch. I had the burger which was nice and my partner had chicken both very...More

Thank ricks12016
Robyn F, General Manager at Mr Grubb @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for reviewing our cafe on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased you enjoyed your dining experience at Mr Grubb. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to have a meal on a Friday night and was told the kitchen was closed at 7.30pm. The restaurant closes at 9 so I do not understand this. Very disappointing.More

Thank heartsminds
Robyn F, General Manager at Mr Grubb @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. Mr Grubb is a cafe & as such we stop taking orders at 7:30 in the kitchen, although we are still cooking dishes for existing customers. We have a restaurant on site, where you can enjoy a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on one of the café advertised Special nights being a Wednesday.Thoroughly enjoyed the Oysters followed by a delicious Porterhouse steak on chips.My wife had the seafood pie which she also said was delicious.Wine of choice was the Oakdene Pinot which was crisp and lovely...More

Thank sirr0n
Robyn F, General Manager at Mr Grubb @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review of our cafe Mr Grubb. We are so pleased you enjoyed one our 'winter madness' dinner specials. They have proven to be very popular. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was great, meal over the top for the price as we all licked every plate clean. easy parking and book will book again Only negative was I didn't take my wife and the family there before she passed away from breast cancer. Simple things...More

Thank Mark N
Robyn F, General Manager at Mr Grubb @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful review of Mr Grubb. Please accept our condolences regarding your wife, we wish she could have enjoyed Mr Grubb as well (you brought a tear to my eye - what a lovely thing to say about your wife). It was...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family of 5 and I had a delicious lunch here today (Tuesday 22nd August). We ordered porterhouse steak which was cooked perfect, calamari, quiche and seafood fettuccini. Along with kids meals, we had a beautiful lunch. Presented nicely and tasted great. The staff were...More

Thank Hollyjade555
Robyn F, General Manager at Mr Grubb @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our cafe. We really appreciate your comments & are so pleased you enjoyed your meals.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch with friends yesterday and all had something different, all were very impressed with the menu and the food was brilliant again.. There was plenty of choice for wine by the glass. I personally can recommend the gourmet "Sloppy Joes" pizza. We were...More

Thank MAXINE B
Robyn F, General Manager at Mr Grubb @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review of our cafe. We really appreciate your comments are so glad you enjoyed your meals.

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Being a local, we love visiting Mr Grubb however we usually do it in summer when we can sit outside under the silver birches. Read in our local paper about the special offer for Thursdays and Fridays in July for a two course meal -...More

Thank brassband
Robyn F, General Manager at Mr Grubb @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thanks for reviewing our cafe & specifically our July special - Crispy Roast Pork Belly. We are so glad you enjoyed your 2 course meal, the 'excellent, non-intrusive service, fabulous wine.'

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Mr Grubb is our favourite place for lunch. The food is wonderful as is the friendly service. There is a wonderful varied menu to choose from that will suit everybody, even the kiddies.

Thank wendyamoor
Robyn F, General Manager at Mr Grubb @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thanks for your review of our cafe. We love hearing that Mr Grubb is your favourite plae for lunch and that the 'food is wonderful as is the friendly service'. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Located on the Bellarine Peninsula in Victoria the Mr Grubb Café is an excellent restaurant in its own right & for those whom choose to check-in as guests of the Oakdene Vineyards Accommodation you will be treated to a freshly cooked breakfast as part of...More

Thank Beck and Steven X
Robyn F, General Manager at Mr Grubb @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you for such a detailed review of our cafe Mr Grubb. We really appreciate you taking the time to give us such a fantastic review of the breakfast that is included in the accommodation price of our rooms. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We are staying at Oakdene for the weekend and breakfast is included in our package. If it wasn't I'd happily pay for it is excellent. The staff are friendly and helpful, the coffee is great. Go to Mr Grubb for brekky its great.

Thank JonNewport
Robyn F, General Manager at Mr Grubb @ Oakdene, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you for reviewing us on Trip Advisor. Glad you enjoyed your weekend stay with us as well as the cooked breakfast included in the room price at our cafe Mr Grubb.

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SueK496
28 August 2016|
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Response from Theshortestview | Reviewed this property |
Depending on what your looking for and how many are going. But yes if it's a casual dinner, you would need to book though. Not sure about the cake but their service is great so just give them a call.
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SueK496
12 May 2015|
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Response from Robyn F | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, there is plenty of room indoors for large groups. We have a 2 course ($39) or a 3 course ($45) group menus on offer, which you can download from our website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 15:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
09:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 Grubb Rd | Oakdene, Wallington, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3222, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  City of Greater Geelong  >  Wallington
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5255 1255
  • E-mail
Description
The Mr Grubb Cafe, offers an exciting menu of share plates, salads, pizzas, burgers and sliders. We are also open for breakfast, coffee and cake. Or simply to enjoy a glass of Oakdene wine. You can sit, relax & take in the garden views or dine outside amongst the magnificent birch trees, Tantalise your taste buds with our casual fare at the new Mr Grubb Cafe. Bookings are only required for groups of 12+ people.
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