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“Great Food.”

Dixons Creek Cafe Bar & Grill
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$6 - US$30
Cuisines: Bar, Cafe, Australian
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Good for: View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Dixons Creek Cafe Bar & Grill is located just 46klm from Melbourne in a small township just north of Yarra Glen on the Melba HighwayWe're open seven days a week at midday for lunch and dinner with breakfast available every weekend between 8 and 11:30am. Our comprehensive local wine list has been selected to complement our steaks, seafood, pizza, pastas and salads; choose a Yarra Valley wine you haven't tried before, or sample our local beers and ciders on tap. We're a watering hole for thirsty bike riders, truck drivers, families on holiday, locals and commuters. Whatever you're after - whether you're just grabbing a quick coffee, taking the family out for dinner, or looking for a place to hold a birthday party - you'll be glad you stopped by at Dixons Creek Cafe.
Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Great Food.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014

Waited an awfully long time for the food as the restaurant was crowded. The food was great. The steaks were done perfectly and the kids meals was good value for $8. Service was friendly. Unassuming restaurant with great food at an affordable price. Indeed a gem.

Visited August 2014
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Thank JPZZ
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Kristina1925, Owner at Dixons Creek Cafe Bar & Grill, responded to this review, 16 August 2014
Hi, thank you for being patient when we were so busy, I am pleased you enjoyed your meals when they arrived and appreciate you taking the time to review our business on trip advisor. Best regards Kristina.
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Melbourne, Australia
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148 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
“Definitely worth a stop.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2014

Boy has the old Dixons Creek general store improved. It's been through a few incarnations in recent years but the current operators seem to have finally tapped the vein of gold.

We dropped in as a group of 4 without a booking yesterday and were happily accommodated by very obliging staff.

Everything we had was delicious and arrived very quickly. The number of people pouring in the doors says volumes about how good this place is.

We will be back. Keep up the great work !

  • Visited July 2014
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Thank David_and_Rose
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Kristina1925, Owner at Dixons Creek Cafe Bar & Grill, responded to this review, 23 July 2014
Hi, it's true that this venue has been through many changes over the years but we are very fortunate that we have many regular and new customers that enjoy our relaxed atmosphere. There are so many wonderful wineries and fine dining venues in the area that we just try to offer good food and service at reasonable prices. It is so important to us and other Trip Advisor members for reviews such as yours and we appreciate it very much. Thank you and best regards Kristina.
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
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“Great cafe!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2014

It was my partners birthday and we were on a wine tour, we had booked the lunch for 17 people. We all had different meals but I had the chicken burger which was amazing, we all loves meals that fill the plate and that meal was massive! The staff were so lovely and attentive, I had brought a cake for me partner which he didn't know about and the staff did everything they could to serve it well. The prices were great too, for such a large meal very worth it.

  • Visited June 2014
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Thank Rachel W
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Kristina1925, Owner at Dixons Creek Cafe Bar & Grill, responded to this review, 23 July 2014
Hi and thank you for the wonderful review.
It is great to hear that all your friends and family enjoyed their meals and that your partners birthday was made special by your surprise cake. We have many birthday parties here and always try to make it special so your positive feedback gives all our staff a great feeling that their efforts don't go unnoticed. Thanks again, it was a pleasure to have you here. Kristina.
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Melbourne, Australia
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“GREAT SERVICE & FANTASTIC FOOD”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2014

I went here with a group of 10 people this Monday night and the food was absolutely great. Everyone had different meals and we were not disappointed. The place was very busy and food and drinks were delivered quickly. The steak was cooked to perfection. The staff are very friendly and could not fault the fantastic service. Thank you so much to Kristina, Mark, Emily & Lauren for a great night out ♥

  • Visited July 2014
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Thank Jo1969_12
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Kristina1925, Owner at Dixons Creek Cafe Bar & Grill, responded to this review, 10 July 2014
Hi Jo, it was a pleasure to have your group here last Monday evening, we are very pleased that everyone enjoyed the food and service and appreciate you sharing your experience with others. Kind regards Kristina
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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
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“Great little Cafe, Bar & Grill!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2014

My husband & I were staying in Dixons Creek on a recent Sunday night. We found it difficult to find anywhere that was open for dinner. We stumbled across the Dixons Creek Cafe, Bar & Grill.
What a find...the meals here are fabulous. The Staff were attentive & friendly & the service was great. Also the prices were excellent! Couldn't ask for more!!
Would highly recommend!!

  • Visited June 2014
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Thank Margaret J
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Kristina1925, Owner at Dixons Creek Cafe Bar & Grill, responded to this review, 10 July 2014
Hi, we are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your dinner recently and appreciate that you shared your experience with other Trip Advisor members, thank you and best regards Kristina.
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