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Ginger Baker

) #6 of 37 Restaurants in Bright $$ - $$$ Cafe, , International
127 Great Alpine Road, Bright, Victoria 03741, Australia
+61 57552300
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“tapas” (31 reviews)
“meatballs” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
127 Great Alpine Road, Bright, Victoria 03741, Australia
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1 - 10 of 552 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Focuses on share plates. All were tasty but the pork and fennel meatballs led the field. Staff know their stuff and are competent and friendly. Nice wood fires scattered around to keep out the cold. All up was enjoyable. Would go back

Thank pinkapple4295
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked by today on the way to the Brewery, liked the look of Ginger Baker and so came back for lunch and very pleased we did.We arrived just half an hour before closing but were welcomed, 3 log fires were keeping the cafe warm despite...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food was poor, fried potatoes still raw in middle, croquettes simply peculiar in taste and texture. Duck ok, but as it's all share duck shanks would be better and easier to share. The risotto was creamy but the rice still had a rawness as an...More

Thank Danny C
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We were a group of 9 coming for lunch last week. We were greeted by a very unfriendly waitress who acted like she was doing us a big favour in serving us. Honestly her attitude ruined our experience. In saying that we all thoroughly enjoyed...More

1  Thank natalie316
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Wonderful lunch of share plates and wine. great relaxing atmosphere with very welcoming staff. warm fires burning on a cold winters day. Bright and cheery.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We wandered past this place a few times on our recent trip to Bright and it looked really interesting. We finally went there for an early dinner and wow I'm glad we did. The dishes we chose to share were sensational - seafood linguine and...More

Thank bmam
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Very smart decisions made in the design of this business. The atmosphere is charming and the cosy fireplaces make it relatively snug. Great food, I had the baked beans brekkie which was perfect for a cool winter day, excellent coffees. Helpful staff. If you go...More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Did not read prior reviews, however i expected poor service upon entering and at first was a little put off by the style of dinning (enclosed alfresco is my best description. My utmost apologies for these thoughts as i was presently suprised we were warmly...More

Thank Amboid
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Totally Loved the cafe ambience...breakfast and coffee was awesome... Am wondering what critic would write against them...they have absolutely nothing to improve on....because they are super perfect!:)

1  Thank Priya C
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Dropped in 10am, menu says breakfast 8-12 noon, 7 days. I asked about some breakfast, woman looks down at me and Said all they had was cake. So I didn't fit the apparel, was touring on motorcycle during the low season. Only three people in...More

1  Thank James G
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Chris R
30 June 2017|
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Response from Nazzarella | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can bring dogs outside with you, I brought mine. Having said that don't expect good service! I was far from impressed! Good luck
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Chris R
30 June 2017|
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Response from Richard-Canberra | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely; no problems.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 Great Alpine Road, Bright, Victoria 03741, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Bright
  • Phone Number: +61 57552300
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