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Tin Shed

168 Main Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
+61 8 8323 7343
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (52 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (47 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
168 Main Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our first visit to Tin Shed and the three normal Pizzas we had were all great - Seafood, Pepperoni & Vegetarian. We also ordered one Pizza with gluten free base but part of the base was still raw plus they forgot the anchovies. The service...More

Thank MagnusAustralia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Mclaren Vale overnight for a friend's party and chanced upon this breakfast gem the next morning. There were 5 of us and we got a table. The place was pumping with big and small tables of people. We got our coffees and...More

Thank GlennieB469
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place for its casual setting. Very easy going staff and relaxed environment. What you see is what you get with this place. $17.90 for a big brekky, which I could not finish! Good coffee too. The OJ was a large serve too. Only...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were driving through and stopped for lunch. Glad we did. The Tin Shed had a large variety of meals that were of good cafe quality.. It is obviously popular location and had a cheerful vibe.

Thank CDJ-Bne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A solid menu of comfort food, chips with snittys etc. Good for a quick lunch or a bus booking. Coffee's good.

Thank McLarenValeTraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast burrito and coffee was yum. Got takeaways. Dining in looks like a great option. Plenty of parking. Lovely staff. Good prices. Everything to love about this place!

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have met friends a few times for a catch up, brunch and coffee here. The food has been consistent and coffee great, however at busy times there has been a long wait for meals(weekends only) this has been conveyed to us at the time...More

Thank Barbera S
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Wow....just had my first big breakfast at the Tin Shed; my wife had the bacon and egg roll; and others had the poached eggs with hollandaise sauce and ham. .. Fabulous! Great food, service and ambience make this a must do in McLaren Vale. We'll...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Running late for lunch on Sunday so on a whim called in here for a quick snack and coffee. Lovely on all counts. The weather helped as it was a perfect day then cruised on down the coast for a drive. Easy to get to...More

Thank handjthorpe
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Where to eat is always the question that we ask when we are out and about. Despite an abundance of winery restaurants we chose the Tin Shed. Having now settled into bigger premises the owners have managed to keep the standards high. Our group enjoyed...More

Thank ALAN E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 Main Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  McLaren Vale
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8323 7343
Casual dining, versatile menu
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