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Bad Habits Cafe

££ - £££Cafe, , International
Daly Street | Corner Daly and Hill Streets, Daylesford, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5348 3211
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (25 reviews)
“scones” (12 reviews)
“jam cream” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 16:00 Hours
Cafe, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Daly Street | Corner Daly and Hill Streets, Daylesford, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Daylesford has a lot of choices for coffee / buns / cake and other meals. This Bad Habit cafe was situated in a Convent which was no longer a Convent from 1973 and is now serving good quality coffee / food. An ideal setting before...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Z7470BWbrianr
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Historic site that features a cafe and function rooms in beautiful gardens. Personal service and beautifully presented rooms and garden.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We had the orange Moroccan cake which was delicious! The cafe is on the ground floor of Convent Gallery. One of the second-floor balconies gives you a view of the cafe from the convent gallery, which is pretty cool!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lavi1205
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Every time I'm in Daylesford - I'll try and make it to the Convent Cafe because I honestly love their scones so much. They're award winning and the range of tea/coffee they have to go with it - brilliant.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SarahJYN
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Went twice in two days. Wonderful service and delicious food. Thoroughly recommend for breakfast, brunch or lunch. Beautiful setting.

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed 12 August 2018

What a treat this is! The food is excellent and the staff just can't do enough to help. The Pie special, the moroccan lamb pie, was spectacular and the mulled wine went down a treat on a cold day. This place is a regular for...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank leedsboy2
Reviewed 29 July 2018

The cafe is in an old convent that is now being used as a gallery. We just had coffee but there were plenty of people there enjoying brunch as well as morning tea. The cakes and scones with jam & cream looked delicious. Good, friendly...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Angela B
Reviewed 28 July 2018

The trek up hill to the cafe can be rough, particularly in rain but despite the cold and rainy day I found the grounds and cafe pretty lovely and cute. The food is decent, but I did expect a bit more menu wise, or at...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Elliee84
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Creamy Onion Tart and a Chicken Schnitzel, a glass (or 2) of Prosecco, scones/jam/cream and a warm Brownie with Cream - finally nice strong coffee - a lovely combination for a birthday lunch with my Sister. It was a Winter day but we were warm...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank RetiredWazza
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We loved this place! The food was beautiful, the staff were lovely and the atmosphere was welcoming and relaxed. There was an older Kiwi waitress that really added to the place, she had a really warm and bubbly persona. Between 2 we had; the mulled...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Karlee P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Daly Street | Corner Daly and Hill Streets, Daylesford, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Daylesford
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5348 3211
  • E-mail
Telephone + 61 3 5348 3211.
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