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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner

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The Fat Cow is a relaxed café, food store and catering business, located in the picturesque town of Timboon. It has established itself as a meeting place for locals and tourists alike. The ethos of the food is simple – it’s wholesome, it’s fresh and it’s all made here! We pride ourselves on only using quality ingredients and food items are cooked daily on the premises. Our breakfast and lunch menus list the favourites, such as the Fat Cow pies, vegie frittata and burgers, whilst our ever-changing specials board lists seasonal offerings and modern flavour combinations. Timboon is a vibrant community with a diverse range of local producers and quality food. We do our best to support the local
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, Australian
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Highchairs Available
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All reviews lunch spanakopita hand cut chips cheese cake beef curry pies arancini balls salad port campbell great coffee awesome food chai latte friendly service gluten free options great cafe hit the spot great place to eat
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Timboon was recommended to us as one of the most see towns in the Otway Ranges and a good pit stop after a hike. The fat cow was great; quick with friendly service. We desperately needed coffee to jolt us awake after our hike, couldn't...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sophie s
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Food was full of flavour and coffe was good! Definitely recommend this place, bit pricey but still good!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 710rasmus
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Went for lunch with my wife last Monday. Cosy place with a good menu, coffee was lovely, service was quick, and the burgers we both had were lovely with the hand cut chips. Will be back

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Leon C
Reviewed 2 September 2018

It was raining and it was cold .... My friend's Deli next door wasn't open till 10 am SO I went in to this delightful Hostelry for Breakfast . Staff were lovely , Coffee was lovely .... Scrambled Eggs on toast were brilliant .... and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JamesHarry W
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Great, friendly, funny staff. Great foods do great laughs. Lovely gluten free options. Definitely well worth the visit.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dawn A
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. The staff were very friendly. The meals came out very quickly and were super delicious! Do yourself a favour and order the raspberry cheesecake brownie for dessert. You won’t be disappointed!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank anniedanda23
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

What a little gem. Super friendly staff, delicious food and great price. I had the arancini balls as shown and so flavoursome. My sister had the morrocan chicken salad and equally as tasty.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Intruder6
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We found this great little gem by a referral and we were so pleased there were four of us.We could not leave with out trying the cheese cake WOW my wife bakes an amazing cheese cake but this one was better and she agreed. Further...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank yrrab243
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Husband had The Fat Cow Big brekky he loved it. I had The Rosti Yum!!! Cozy & friendly. We stayed @ Port Campbell.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank kaveo
Reviewed 1 May 2018

We ventured out for a short foray to escape our 7 day a week grind and well, The Fat Cow , what can I say. This is without doubt the best breakfast I have ever had. The meals are well presented, quick to deliver. Coffee...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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22 November 2015|
Response from gleeso66 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. I know it isn't open much if at all on the weekends as they do a lot of private catering. They are mainly a week day breakfast and lunch venue. It was quite a while ago that we went there and I know the... More
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