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Divine Cafe

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$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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39 Church St, Penola, South Australia 5277, Australia
+61 8 8737 2122
08:00 - 16:30
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Mon - Tue 09:00 - 16:30
Wed - Sun 08:00 - 16:30
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Mount Gambier, Australia
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330 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Most places in rural South Australia are poor in terms of food choice and quality. However DeVine has very good food indeed. My wife and I had a pulled pork and a beef brisket on foccacia and they were delicious. Service OK too.

1 Thank Bomoh
Sydney, Australia
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89 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We had brekky here this morning. The Max bacon & egg Baguette was amazing. Incredible coffee all served with a smile and very well priced. A local gem of a place

1 Thank hidee5
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by on a recommendation and were not disappointed. Ordered the tasting plate and chicken deli sandwich to share as well as a slice of baked caramel and vanilla bean cheesecake. Lunch was very good and the cheesecake was excellent. Good service, prompt and friendly. Sandwiches and cheesecake very well priced as well.

1 Thank Alexander K
Daylesford, Australia
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457 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 964 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

The tea varieties and the serving was very good. It is an honest little cafe that every town needs. Nice place to have a cuppa in between the VERY GOOD sights of historical interest in Penola. It is wheelchair friendly.

3 Thank RetiredWazza
Daylesford, Australia
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248 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 348 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We popped in for hot drinks and were greeted warmly. Coffee was fine, but there were so many tea choices I was delighted. The Café was air-conditioned and there is outdoor seating as well.

3 Thank Karen M
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

We loved our stop at DiVine Cafe. We had the local produce platter and some scones with a coffee as a light lunch. My only complaint is I forgot to ask where the olives and almonds were from. What on earth was I thinking? Best of both I have ever had not a word of a lie. Scones more dense... More 

1 Thank Krb87
Melbourne, Australia
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325 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped for lunch and was very happy with the result. The coffee was really good (coffee roasted in Robe I think). It was made as ordered and was full of flavour and the right temperature. I had a Cuban sandwich which was full of pork and ham, as it should be, and was very filling.

1 Thank justdriftingglobally
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Special treat of the day is the way to go - both days we grabbed the morsel on show beside the till.... Day 1 a Portuguese tart! Day 2 a rhubarb custard scroll! Both yumm

1 Thank Robyn B
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Popped in for coffee and cake. Nice coffee and good service. It always seems busy when we have been past, a busy hub of Penola.😊

1 Thank ChirssyW
Melbourne, Australia
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75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Divine is a more than slight exaggeration of our experience at this prominent yet very average Penolan cafe. Nothing exciting on the menu which contained an abundance of preprepared items. Overall lack of freshness in the fare.

Thank Peter D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 16
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Church St, Penola, South Australia 5277, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Penola
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8737 2122
diVine Cafe located in the Coonawarra wine region, surrounded by fantastic local produce & brilliant wines; inspired to make delicious food & great coffee.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?