321 Cafe Learmonth is located on the Sunraysia Highway 20 kilometres or 15 minutes from Ballarat, in the Pyrenes wine district or 1.5 hours from Melbourne, overlooking Lake Learmonth.

The café is three old timber shops built in the 1860s, that are now joined together to create this gorgeous cafe, restaurant and bar, serving locally made 321 ciders.

The old shops have been painstakingly renovated to enhance the history and old-world charm of the buildings, inside there are old, polished floorboards, leadlight windows, fireplaces and pressed metal ceilings.

After extensive renovations inside and out including a new commercial kitchen, we opened the venue late October 2023.

The main dining room is called The Barnes Room after Thomas Barnes who built and operated the original store, this area is serviced by a well-stocked bar offering local ciders and wines from Pyrenees wineries, we even have Learmonth Lager on tap.

They have an outdoor kitchen which features a large wood-fired pizza oven. This outdoor area is suitable for small groups or larger groups such as birthday parties or a wedding overlooking Lake Learmont.

The food menu caters for many tastes, slow cooked meats, steaks, seafood, chicken dishes, pasta and salads, a breakfast menu, burgers and some of the best homemade pies and sausage rolls around.

Coffee, cakes, slices and the muffins cooked freshly each day are delightful.

Content: Cobden Hotel Pty Ltd

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  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

321 High Street, Learmonth VIC 3352

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Mon-Tue:

CLOSED

Wed-Fri:

8:30am–3pm

Sat:

9am–9pm

Sun:

10am–4pm


Accessibility Information

  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

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