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Samuel Pepys Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, , Healthy
23 Yorktown Sq, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6334 2583
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“avocado smash” (6 reviews)
“hot chips” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
23 Yorktown Sq, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I could not fault breakfast - between the excellent staff, amazing food & fun little games to get your day started on such a fun and positive note. Above all of this they offer a pay it forward coffee and match any that are purchased,...More

1  Thank Georgia M
TerriShadwick, Owner at Samuel Pepys Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thank you Georgia, we are thrilled that you enjoyed your visit with us.

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this great little restaurant tucked away in York Town Square. Beautiful food, excellent service. Great GF range. Had a couple of hands of UNO with cards provided. Quirky decorations, great fresh food. Friendly, professional service. Great place to dine or have a coffee. Burgers,...More

Thank Richo69
TerriShadwick, Co-owner at Samuel Pepys Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words Richo69, we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Dropped in here for breakfast and the staff were wonderful, super friendly, super helpful, and seemed to really enjoy being there. The menu was great anyway but they also offered us additional meal options that weren't on the menu, and when my vegetarian friend wanted...More

Thank Kaitlyn J
TerriShadwick, Co-owner at Samuel Pepys Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Hi Kaitlyn, We are super happy that you enjoyed your visit with us. Hope to see you back in Launceston soon!

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Had Sunday morning breakfast here. Lots of great gluten free options, and great tea and coffee. Fabulous service.

Thank fairywings2507
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This cafe is a hidden gem! Amazing coffee , Amazing staff and Amazing ambience. Must say - Cafe has a positive vibe to it!

Thank RSW2013
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The staff were friendly, the breakfast was decent but perhaps a little over priced. If you are looking for yummy breakfast on a Saturday morning I'd head straight to the Harvest Market at 8am.

Thank nicolehQ6893AW
Reviewed 13 July 2017

With its rafters and walls of souvenir teaspoons, mismatched chairs and tables, this delightfully quirky cafe (with staff to match!) was a great find for a Sunday lunch. Great coffee, an excellent homemade chicken pie, crisp hot chips and other thoughtfully prepared food - all...More

Thank Hatfia
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Surprised to find this little Square... beautiful food Staff was friendly and the building had a homely comfortable feel about it.

Thank JBeuro07
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We had an awesome breaky here on the way out of Launceston. As a coeliac, the menu is heaven - so much deliciousness to chose from. Highly recommend the waffles. The super friendly service and excellent coffee were bonuses too. Thanks so much!

Thank Danika M
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

First thing I thought was "not gluten free" when I was told that I was going there. How wrong I was! Absolutely magnificent - food, ambience and the hosts all make this one of my favourite little cafes. The first hing you notice is nothing...More

Thank Roger K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 18
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Yorktown Sq, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6334 2583
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Samuel Pepy's Cafe works to give gluten intolerant people back the choices other people take for granted when it comes to dining out. It is dedicated to preparing and serving food that is 100% free from gluten. This includes cafe style meals along with a range of cakes/biscuits/slices as well.
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