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The Chocolate Cottage

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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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10475 New England Highway, Highfields, Queensland 4352, Australia
+61 7 4630 8729
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Toowoomba, Australia
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful scenery, great coffee and amazing chocolates and sweets... Great grassed area for children to run around and waste energy.. Cute little shops as well..

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Thank Squasheee
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

amazing views, lovely food and friendly service. This place is under rated and under utilised. There are amazing views and the food is pretty good. We had the nachos and the kids had a savoury muffin and cake. The coffee was good

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Thank Tara J
Toowoomba, Australia
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126 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sunday afternoon, or any afternoon for this reason to experience dessert heaven. If you love chocolate treats or anything delicious....like a white chocolate raspberry cheesecake for one and then just guide your eyes along the dessert cabinet and change your mind at least 4 times. Sunny day, seated in the garden looking at the views...what more could you ask for.

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Thank 54Barb2013
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a coffee and to see what else they had. Ended up with a couple of very nice chocolates, a coffee and some baked cheesecake. Coffee was nice enough, not great. Baked cheesecake was good and the chocolates excellent. Hardest thing was to choose which ones. Area out the back is excellent if it's not raining, nice grassed area... More 

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Thank Michael M
Denver, Colorado
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66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We are visiting from the US and have had breakfast/brunch here on several occasions and have enjoyed it. Food, and especially good coffee, seem to be priced higher in general in Australia than what we're used to, but the higher prices at the Chocolate Cottage are warranted by its quality and presentation. I love the salmon benedict and the breakfast... More 

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Thank Gillian A
Toowoomba, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

This is my 'go-to' place for a lovely meal either by myself or with friends. While the meals are a little more, the quality is always consistently excellent, and there are some interesting options. Lots of lovely cakes, not to mention the cabinet full of chocolates! Staff are always nice, and there are several different shops in the complex, with... More 

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Thank BDrew432
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29 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We went to this place on advice of friends to enjoy Devonshire tea. Much to my disappointment when the scones, jam and cream arrived it was that horrible cream that disappears before you eyes as you try and spread it on your scones. Yes you saved some money but I will never go back. Proper whipped cream is easy to... More 

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Thank Macgregorguy
Highfields, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Yummy food, beautiful surrounds, wonderful staff. I go here often and have never had a bad experience.

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Gladstone, Australia
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Great setting, atmosphere and food. Perfect on a weekend and very relaxing. Coffee was the only reason I didn't give it a perfect score. Just a little bitter.

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Thank Franzdangler
Cairns, Australia
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This cafe is part of a collection of several historic and modern buildings that comprise the Village Square in Highfields. The cafe has a broad menu from Devonshire Teas, gournet toasts, homemade pies to substantial gourmet lunches, and broad range of housemade chocolates.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10475 New England Highway, Highfields, Queensland 4352, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Highfields
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4630 8729

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