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Rose Cottage Restaurant

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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined here on Valentine’s Day. Firstly, the décor could do with an upgrade but we expected this having seen some photos. The small carpark was full – two cars deep. At first we thought this would be an inconvenience for those blocked in however,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank clarkk888
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Been going to Rose Cottage for a number of years and it is always the best. Never had a meal that has been below par. The service can be a bit slow on a busy night but hey that is part and parcel of the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Today we had lunch there for a 50th wedding anniversary. The meals were excellent. So reasonably priced but quality has not been compromised. The vegetables were fresh and not overcooked. The Salmon dish I can really recommend.Friendly service and highly recomend. An old fashioned feeling...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 616margaret
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Have been to rose cottage many times. The food has always been excellent staff very friendly and service great. I usually opt for the pork or steak which are fantastic but last night I had vegetarian canalonni and I was delighted. Tasted so good. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank terinah2017
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Great little restaurant, very frieindy staff. Excellent value with reasonable prices for good eatable size meals. It's not directly on the 'tourist' route, so is not usually crowded, except before Christmas. Thoroughly recommend their salmon dish, but have never had a bad meal, whatever I...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank petersS9098TN
Reviewed 7 August 2018

was disappointed with decoration needs a complete over haul better lighting the food was good value we had very good service just thought it was let down by the sixties immage

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank bevkennedy200
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Great value, kitchy decor (a bit daggy really - like grandma decorated in the 1800's) nice service, BYO licensed. We love the food at Rose Cottage it is really nice good, quality home style cooking, you get what is described, you don't have to wait...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank DinnersLate
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We have been going to Rose Cottage for many years and have always had a great experience. We went there with friends from Sydney this week and had a fantastic meal sitting by the warm fireside.. Two of us had the Christmas in July special...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Rose Cottage is a quaint cafe with friendly owners and staff who put love and care into their food and service. Such a lovely, quaint little getaway. Highly recommend the scones with house made jam! Best on the Hill!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 453paiges
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Been going here every time I go near Monbulk. The food is great and the atmosphere even better. Excellent prices and you can BYO any alcohol and there is no corkage charge. The sweets and scones are to die for. I rarely get to sweets...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Sandra M
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14 November 2016|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
I must be missing something...........I cannot work out what your actual question is ??? Whatever it is.......why not simply ring them and ask them direct
3 November 2016|
Response from marianne082 |
I am asking the question of Rose Cottage, we are coming up there for our Christmas lunch and I have to bring a child of 5 years old, a little boy who only eats chips & chicken nuggets, how much do the children cost for lunch... More
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