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Rollonin Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian
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144 Bowning Road | Bowning, Yass, New South Wales 2582, Australia
+61 62276507
Thu - Mon 08:30 - 16:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a large family get together here prior to Christmas and it was the perfect spot. It was central for all family members but adding on to the great atmosphere, space for the kids to run around and a great area for us all to be together out the back was fabulous. The meals were tasty and a good... More 

Thank Julie G
Sydney, Australia
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has the structure of a colonial slab hut. It has extensive gardens and indoor and outdoor areas combined with amazing fried ly service...... and the food and drink is good too. It was great to let the kids (grandchildren) stretch there legs while we relaxed.

Thank RobHelen02
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73 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great coffee break just off the Hume Hwy. the service was lovely, sit outside under the trees where the kids can play in the cubby house. The menu caters for all tastes.

Thank jeans73
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66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small cafe set about 200 metres off the Hume Highway about 5 mins south of Yass. Country setting with horses, goats and an emu in the adjacent paddock. Venue is a rustic effect wool shed with beautiful garden. Service was great. Very friendly and efficient and the food was good- breakfast menu through to 11 (I think) and a reasonable... More 

Thank Ash J
Bathurst Australia
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here with our family on the way to Canberra. We ordered coffees, hot chocolate and a plate of plain and date scones. The scones were a good size and the coffee was nice too. The atmosphere out the back is lovely with lots of Australiana pieces including a really nice water feature which is pleasant to sit next... More 

Thank missell80
Renata R, Owner at Rollonin Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you So pleased you enjoyed your stay. Please call in again. More 

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50 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Interesting cafe built in olde worked style by late owner. Beautifully created slab and wattle house, purpose built as cafe in delightful country town short drive from Yass, Queanbeyan and Canberra. Staff are friendly, food is delicious, setting interesting. Don't forget to speak to Mac the horse, the friendly goat and the jersey cow. I loved the cottage style garden.

Thank Anne M
Benalla, Victoria, Australia
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Nice to see great old fashioned service with staff in period uniform. Worth a visit as a tourist attraction as well as world famous Devonshire Tea. Large shearers scones were a bit heavy but at least home made.

Thank Ron S
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

nice cafe, the atmosphere is great, staff very kind. great place for kids as they can pat the animals who are at the back of the cafe. bought some fruit and veggies from local farmers to take home. best strawberries we had for a long time.

Thank Debora P
Wentworthville, Australia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

A very pleasant stop and great to have a break different to the "big commercial" stops. We had Devonshire Tea and it was excellent value. Massive scone, coffee and tea spot on. Farm animals for kids and toilets clean. Fresh local fruit on sale. Excellent family stop! I will stop here again.

Thank AndrewBide
Renata R, Owner at Rollonin Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you More 

Albury, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

My second visit today, this time with the better half. The sign says they don't do fast food so there could be a delay while they cook the food. In saying that there was a fair bit of fried food, but still other choices. Half had the seafood platter. I asked if it was just for one and was assured... More 

Thank suecala2016
Renata R, Owner at Rollonin Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for coming again and your nice review. Glad you enjoyed Elvis, the saxophone player plays with Canberra orchestra ,he was playing solo,and joined Elvis and the band for a while, So pleased you enjoyed. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 13
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 Bowning Road | Bowning, Yass, New South Wales 2582, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Yass
  • Phone Number: +61 62276507

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