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Lotus Eaters Cafe

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10 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
+61 3 6295 1996
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (36 reviews)
“cakes” (23 reviews)
“chai” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
10 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this quirky little place. The staff are really great, the food excellent and the atmosphere is that of a good country cafe. The outdoor seating is great on a warm day, to watch the passing parade of interesting people. This is a must if...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to the Lotus Eaters many times but never before reviewed. Went again today for lunch (Sat) with with wife and kids, and adult kids and as always it excels. Excellent fresh, beautifully cooked food, great coffee and iced chocolates and generous serves keeps...More

Thank Stredders
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I walked in stood for 7 minutes and was ignored by staff, one woman in front was already served one behind me , two women serving ignored me , eventually I walked out what is the go here I have been told since that they...More

Thank kevinjevans11
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This cafe used to be an all time favourite and well worth the drive to Cygnet. So we were sadly disappointed this time around. The menu has shrunk to only 3 or 4 items and the dishes and cakes that used to be the hallmark...More

1  Thank Betty B
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We have always enjoyed our time at Lotus Eaters during our holidays in Cygnet. Please don't ever change! Going to miss the morning chai and delicious soups for lunch. Omg thank you for making the special Mikado cake which I thoroughly enjoyed. Much love and...More

Thank Hippielove39
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We went here about 3 years ago and had a cracking meal, so were disappointed when the lunch we had here at the weekend didn't match up at all. We tried to book but the phone did not work, and a Facebook message went unanswered....More

1  Thank jackie g
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Can only rate based on coffee which was pretty average. Not strong enough, or smooth enough. Otherwise ok.

Thank two_tees
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We haven't been here for lunch for about two years so decided to stop when travelling with a friend from the mainland. I had the ham/green steamed vegies panini. My friends had the borsch which came with fresh bread and butter. We enjoyed our meals...More

Thank Clare D
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Just the best casual food in Cygnet by far. Always consistent, what these folk produce from their modest premises is superb. And they know how to make coffee, a skill sadly lacking in Tassie. I have been here several times and stop whenever in the...More

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Consistently wonderful fresh and creative food - never disappoints! Rustic and cramped, rickety old tables and an eclectic group of staff - this all adds to the charm and the authenticity of the experience. Rug up in winter! A definite favourite for a healthy lunch...More

1  Thank Betty B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Cygnet
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6295 1996
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