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Trading Post

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££ - £££
Cafe, Australian
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686 Mount Macedon Rd, Mount Macedon, Victoria 3441, Australia
+61 3 5426 1471
07:00 - 17:30
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Sat - Sun 08:00 - 17:00
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Warragul, Australia
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171 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped off here late in the afternoon as we noticed that it had nicely shaded chairs and tables outside. The interior is a step back in time with lots of timber, high ceilings and a lovely display counters and cabinets. Very friendly service - we were served promptly and ordered iced coffee and iced chocolate with some choc chip... More 

Thank Nyall G
Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Great place. Brad and the team offer everything from a post office to coffee and their famous pies!! Home made cakes, sandwiches and much more! A must for anyone visiting Mt Macedon

Thank ashleybaker1
Sunbury, Australia
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We love the relaxed atmosphere at this cafe come general store. The food is good wholesome fare and there are yummy cakes to wet your appetite. They also sell produce and wares. A great place to have a meal or a coffee.

Thank clairebrown92
Melbourne, Australia
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60 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Always enjoy the coffee there. On Thursday sitting and enjoying the afternoon sun and having a coffee with lightly toasted Banana Bread couldn't have asked for better. Really refreshing to have somewhere close by where you are always greeted with a smile and excellent service. Thank you guys.

Thank Allan K
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60 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, excellent value for money and nice atmosphere. Well worth a visit for a good coffee or casual lunch....

Thank David S
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

there is something great about this place but its not 'flash' , fancy, or pretentious. A good cuppa, homemade scones and warm and cosy!

Thank Maxine C
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We visited for a Devonshire tea on a Saturday. This is a busy, efficient, fun place to lunch or relax over a coffee. Lovely old wares ... And still houses the post office! Beautiful scones and the meals looked wonderful. The staff were friendly and helpful. So vibrant and fun!

Thank Jilljeffrey
Melbourne, Australia
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148 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

I love coming up to the Trading Post. It does get very busy though, so be prepared to queue at peak times of the day. Their brand of tea is delicious

Thank Elaine S
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111 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

We stopped here for afternoon tea on the way to mount Macedon. Ample street parking. Plenty of homemade food as well as locally made produce for sale. Beautifully decorated. We enjoyed a Devonshire tea. Scones were to die for. Can't wait to return.

Thank Judy21Australia
Perth, Australia
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

We only dined in once and the food was pretty average, but the take away food was really yum (we had soups - pumpkin & coconut, pea & ham) and lasagna and savoury muffins, all were very good.

Thank Ivysreviews

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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
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 686 Mount Macedon Rd, Mount Macedon, Victoria 3441, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Macedon Ranges  >  Mount Macedon
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5426 1471

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