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143 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
+61 3 5237 6401
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“crepes” (60 reviews)
“focaccia” (14 reviews)
“lemon sugar” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
143 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

Beautiful crepes, the apple walnut is my favourite and the coffee is nice but the service is very slow. We had to wait too long, over 45 mins for service - need more staff as it was also like this when we went in June...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mandy S
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Coffee was very good. Great spot in the centre of Apollo Bay.... good for brekfast, lunch or afternoon tea

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bev G
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Visited Waves together with a group from a cruise tour today. We had a fabulous lunch. Lunch included crepes and focaccia options. We loved them. The restaurant is located on the main street of Apollo Bay. We also enjoyed the atmosphere of the place. You...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 58randyt
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Stopped here after being on a Bus trip along the Great Ocean Road. All our meals that we had were very nice and substantial. Service and staff were very pleasant.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jane A
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Great service, beaut coffee and cakes. Only here for a flying visit and stop while travelling, speedy service as well.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jason a
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We have been to Waves a few times now and love the ambiance of the place and the coffee is yummy not to mention the beautiful cakes.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tina M
Reviewed 20 August 2018

While we only had coffee here, the treats on offer looked amazing including a great variety of foccacias. This place looks popular and I know why. The staff are very friendly and it's the kind of place that could easily become a favourite.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank AussieEggy
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Our tour guide James recommended this place for breakfast. He said they make the best hot chocolate in town (he was not wrong) and also suggested the banana and nutella crepes (which were magic). This is a nice informal cheap restaurant which pumps out good...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank finallyretired391
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

This place is great, cozy and friendly. The service was quick, we had time to choose what we wanted without being bombarded by staff. Coffee was great.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ned120157
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

A great cafe with friendly staff and a relaxed feel. Great atmosphere if you have kids too. Coffee is amazing - would definitely recommend stopping in!!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Janine S
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3 January 2017|
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Response from Mathew S |
Yes it does, Not sure what emma is talking about. Most places in apollo bay have free wifi for its customers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 9
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Apollo Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5237 6401
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A cafe on the main strip in Apollo Bay ,serving snacks,delicious crepes and excellent coffee.
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