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The Good Loaf Sourdough Bakery and Cafe

404 Hargreaves St, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
+61 3 5444 2171
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (15 reviews)
“bread” (34 reviews)
“pumpkin loaf” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 4:00 pm Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
404 Hargreaves St, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Always stop off at The Good Loaf when in Bendigo. The sourdough bread is just beautiful, but the pies that are made on the premises are really the best pies I have eaten. My score for the pies.15 out of 10. The calzones are also...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rob C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch both wife and l had a pie with salad it was very flavoursome, coffee was good. Purchased a pumpkin loaf to take away, it was full of flavour when eaten, would certainly go back again

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ktag62
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Spending a couple of days in Bendigo and wanting to start the day with a nice breakfast. The Good Loaf was recommended to us and gave us good coffee and muffins with very good service. Highly recommend this Bakery.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Panda1939
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We visit Bendigo several times a year for family reasons and always make sure we buy some bread and have a coffee at this bakery. The range of sourdough breads is good with the pumpkin being a favourite, while we vary our choices on the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mark S
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our eggs on toast.,Bread as expected was delicious and eggs cooked well. Mushroom was served whole and also delicious. They do not serve scrambled eggs. Be aware that the egg and bacon roll and coffee combo $12:50 is only available up until 9:00...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 132paml
Reviewed 21 June 2018

These guys make the best bread. I often get lunch from here when I'm visiting Bendigo. I always buy breads to take home or give to family. Everyone loves it!!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Meredith C
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Food was fabulous. Staff very helpful.Average price range. Best cappuccino I have had in along time.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Sdickeson
Reviewed 29 May 2018

I had a good experience at the good loaf ordering minestrone soup, was fresh, healthy, hearty and perfect for winter. staff are all very friendly creating a warm and relaxed atmosphere would return and would recommend to anyone vegan, vegetarian (etc)

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank alaynahzelenewicz
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Well I think I said it all in the title, I loved it here plenty of choice for healthy but yummy options. The only down fall is it dosnt seem to be open on Sundays when I have wanted to go there a few times....More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Jinie F
Good L, Manager at The Good Loaf Sourdough Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Hi Jinie, thank you for that lovely comment, it's so nice to hear. We open on the third Sunday of the month to coincide with Trove Makers Market, so hopefully that helps a little. Kind regards, The Good Loaf Team

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Great coffee and the cakes are also very nice, really really yummy sourdough bread. Worth a stop the staff where friendly and helpful.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank BillieNeaves
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 5:15 pm
7:00 am - 5:15 pm
7:00 am - 5:15 pm
7:00 am - 5:15 pm
7:00 am - 5:15 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 Hargreaves St, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Bendigo  >  Bendigo
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5444 2171
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Our award-winning sourdough loaves are highly nutritious, 100% additive and preservative free, and are fresh from the ovens of Bendigo’s only authentic sourdough bakery.
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