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Pitstop Cafe

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Cafe, Australian
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134 Main Street, Zeehan, Tasmania 7469, Australia
+61 499 349 193
07:00 - 15:30
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Sat - Sun 08:00 - 04:00
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Gold Coast, Australia
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in for a cuppa on our journey through Zeehan. Lady was very happy and chatty, and made a great cup of coffee and hot chocolate. Lots of motor cycle/garage items to look at.

Thank 817carole
Launceston, Australia
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An interesting unexpected and delightful coffee stop. This little gem we found after a very long and difficult drive and longing for a cuppa. We were not disappointed . We certainly didn't expect the quality of food and coffee in this very out of the way town. An old mining town that in bygone times purported to be the capital... More 

Thank Tessa W
Sue B, Owner at Pitstop Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I'm so happy to know that you enjoyed spending time with us . Me have a quirky sense of humour... Never...lol We like people to feel at home. Please call in again if you are ever this way again ☕ More 

Hobart, Australia
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209 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We must have arrived at the end of a busy shift because they had run out of milk and had to go and buy some at the local store. Our orders took ages to come and the flat white coffees were terrible apparently. I ordered an Iced Coffee which was beautifully presented but had no ice in it (either cubes... More 

Thank DawnHendrick
Sue B, Owner at Pitstop Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, fortunately we haven't got far to get milk when we run short. Yes we had been very busy . It's disappointing that the drinks were not to your liking. I apologise that the iced coffee was missing the ice cream, it was an oversite and has never happened before. And will I hope never happen... More 

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97 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We found this little place through TripAdvisor and had a great lunch on the drive from Strahan to Stanley. Super friendly locals all happy to have a chat, homemade sausage rolls, great toasted sandwiches and quiche and salad. Coffee was really good too. Good old fashioned cafe with a homely television sitting area. I really liked this place :)

Thank ladycatrin
Sue B, Owner at Pitstop Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to do the review. We really appreciate that customers are willing to let us know how much they enjoyed the visit. So happy you did find us :) the local chats are great and it's actually or secret way of making you stay longer.. lol Please call in again if your this way again. :) More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 12 April 2017

hot good coffee, yummy homemade sausage rolls made by friendly ladies,clean interesting bathrooms, nice memorabilia highly recommend a stop here.

Thank anka56
Sue B, Owner at Pitstop Cafe, responded to this review

So appreciate you taking time to do a review for us. Just cooked more sausage rolls.... they do sell well. Hope if you are ever this way again you call in and see us. :) More 

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89 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We went to the Pitstop for lunch . We had lovely fresh sandwiches. The Coffee was very good. The shop is decorated in Car and Motor Bike Memorabilia. We enjoyed speaking to some of the locals.

Thank Anna C
Sue B, Owner at Pitstop Cafe, responded to this review

So pleased you enjoyed your visit. It's great to hear stories from the locals. I usually learn something as well. Thank you for taking time to do the review. We appreciate it :) More 

Orebro, Sweden
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420 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The Pitstop Cafe in Zeehan is a great place to just do that. Have a Pitstop for coffe and a bite to eat. Popular with bikers and nice and clean

Thank Tom D
Sue B, Owner at Pitstop Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, so pleased you called in and enjoyed the coffee & we always enjoy having people call in from around the world. Hope if you back this way again you call in and see us . More 

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412 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Lots of effort in making this cafe unique. Good food, coffee and friendly staff. Nick nacks collected from the 1950s provide a homely setting for the cafe in this historic mining town. Usefull drop in place of a long journey.

Thank LondonTell
Sue B, Owner at Pitstop Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, so pleased you both called in and enjoyed the visit. It was nice to be able to stop and chat. Hope the rest of your travels are safe and we see you again one day. More 

Borehamwood, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This place is awesome, a full on retro 50s diner style cafe in the middle of nowwhere. Friendly staff and lovely food. Well worth stopping here

Thank DJ-Darren1974
Sue B, Owner at Pitstop Cafe, responded to this review

So appreciate you taking time out to do a review of the cafe. Hope you are able to make a return visit one day :) More 

Mount Barker, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Great place, coffee and humour. Back next time with shorter shorts after compliments on my legs, might get a triple shot!

Thank DesmoDave52
Sue B, Owner at Pitstop Cafe, responded to this review

Well what does one reply. Not sure if shorter shorts are required. Lol. Think I could manage a triple shot.... so pleased you both enjoyed your drinks and the visit. It's great to have people visit who enjoy a laugh. Makes my day enjoyable. Do call again :) More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 04:00
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Main Street, Zeehan, Tasmania 7469, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Zeehan
  • Phone Number: +61 499 349 193

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