Where to Eat

Where to Eat

To be updated for 2017

Looking for something warm and leisurely? Or quick and tasty? Lots of options in Woodend during the Festival.

NB: Cafes/restaurants may change their opening hours. Please check beforehand or call to make a reservation. We do not guarantee the accuracy of this information.  

Serving evening meals and lunch

FridaySaturdaySundayMonday
Brahms & Liszt – serving great coffee, gourmet pies, soups, sandwiches, waffles, crepes, gluten free options, licensed
9 till 11pm9 till 99 till 99 till 6
Cafe Colenso, Bakery Lane – warm, cosy environment, licensed, special festival menus, behind Holgates, 5427 2007
8.30 till 4,
then 6 till late
 8.30 till 4,
then 6 till late
9.30 till 3,
then 6 till late
9.30 till 3
 Zarby’sdinner Friday, Saturday nights, open Sunday during day 5427 4414
Double 8 Chinese Restaurant – High St, 5427 1600
12 till 9.305 till 9.305 till 9.30Closed
Holgate’s Brewhouse –  lunch/dinner daily, local beer, 5427 2510
12 noon till late12 noon till late12 noon till late12 noon till late
Khao Jao Thai Restaurant  – opposite Festival box office, 5427 4852
 5 till 9 5 till 9 5 till 9 5 till 9
Macedon Wine Room – 6 minutes drive from Woodend, wine bar & restaurant, bookings suggested, 5426 3030
12 till 2, then 5.30 till 8.30 Closed for private function 12 till 2, then 5.30 till 8.30 Closed
Schatzi’s Restaurant – central location, warm and cosy, Austrian favourites, bookings suggested, take-away rolls & soup, 5427 4447
10 till late8am till late8am till lateClosed
The Victoria Hotel – open fires, warm mulled wine, bistro open 7 days/night, 5427 2721
 11 am till late11 am till late11 am till late11 am till late
Vespa’s Bistro – relaxed, friendly, Italian food & pizza, 5427 2940
 10am till 11pm 10am till 11pm10am till 11pmClosed
Woodend Curry Garden – High St, Indian meals, BYO, 5427 4413
5pm till late5pm till late5pm till late5pm till late
Woodend Wine Store – Anslow St, wine, cheese, beer, 5427 2228
10 am till late10am till late 11am till 6pm 11am till 6pm

Serving lunch, morning/afternoon tea

FridaySaturdaySundayMonday
Bourkie’s Bakehouse – award-winning breads, pastries, cakes & famous vanilla slices, 5427 4589
 7 till 57 till 57 till 57 till 5
Chamber Art & Coffee House – central location, great coffee, delicious cakes
 8 till 4 8 till 48 till 2unsure
Il Caffe – near the train station bridge, coffee, croissants, cakes, sushi, light meals and more, 5427 4336
 7 till 4.307 till 4.307 till 4.307 till 4.30
Maloa House – gourmet food and delicious coffee, meals you can take away and heat at home, festival specials all weekend, 5427 1608
8.30 till 5.309 till 5.309.30 till 5.308.30 till 5.30
Paysanne – High Street, coffee, all-day breakfasts and light meals, 5427 1133
 8 till 4.30 8 till 4.308 till 4.30 8 till 4.30
Scouts Log Cabin Cafe – Forest St, warm fire, home-cooked lunch, soup, coffee & tea, popular festival spot near the pottery exhibition
Closed 11 till 4.3011 till 4.3011 till 4.30
The Milko – next to pharmacy, quality coffee, yummy sandwiches, soups, cakes and pastries, catering to everyone including gluten free, vegetarians and vegans.
9 till 5 9 till 59 till 59 till5
Village Larder – central location, great coffee, warm fire and delicious meals and cakes, 5427 3399
8 till 38 till 48 till 48 till 3

Takeaway food

FridaySaturdaySundayMonday
Andrew’s Mountain View Cafe – mixed business, coffee
OpenOpenOpenOpen
Dhaba’s Truck – in Urquhart Street, Indian takeway (Friday at Fireworks)
 5 till 85 till 8ClosedClosed
Marlins Fish Shop – High St, fish & chips, drinks, ice-cream, 5427 1166
OpenOpenOpenOpen
Noodle Dynasty – Asian cuisine, near BP / Mitre 10, 5427 4880
 OpenOpenOpenOpen
Top Shop Pizza and Pasta – pizzas made to order, drinks, burgers, chips, fish, 5427 3879
Open till lateOpen till lateOpen till lateOpen till late
Woodend Pizza – pizzas and drinks, 5427 3777
 From 5pmFrom 5pmFrom 5pmFrom 5pm
Woodend Kitchen – High St, chicken, chips, burgers
Open till 8pmOpen till 8pmOpen till 8pmOpen till 8pm