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Lavender Cottage

55 Peels Pl, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
+61 8 9842 2073
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“scallops” (10 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (3 reviews)
“wild rice” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
55 Peels Pl, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best food in Albany. Much better than Garrison and the other fine dining options we tried in Albany. The rabbit dish was excellent. Classic French slow cooking. Deserts not to be missed. Remember it is BYO and they dont serve wine , but no issue,...More

Thank Auseurofoodie
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Although the atmosphere was fantastic, the service was polished, the dishes all lacked their own taste. I think it's a shame that the place is shutting its doors in six months.

Thank swain_au
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Our Albany friends booked dinner at Lavender Cottage when we were visiting from Perth. Lovely ambience, friendly service and amazing food. Complimentary fresh baguette, butter and amuse bouche smoked salmon tartlet to start. My husband and I had the entree Bouillabaisse which was absolutely divine...More

2  Thank cpmt1977
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This little gem is open for lunch most weekdays, but only for dinner on Fridays. It is so popular that must be booked well in advance. We were very lucky to get in on a cancellation. My husband had the pork, which was delicious, as...More

2  Thank MauraPerth
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Sadly, there was no flavour and it was all bland to indifferent. The produce was superb but there was no sparkle to the cooking.

1  Thank Ian W
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We chose Lavender Cottage for a special Birthday Lunch for just my husband and me and weren't disappointed. Our meals were delicious and the service was good. I had been before several years ago for a dinner and it was very busy and I wasn't...More

1  Thank Catlyne H
Reviewed 30 January 2018

A delicious and thoughtfully prepared fare of 4 courses (with the amuse-bouche in between courses) was a fantastic way to while away a Christmas Lunch. It was a nice lazy, slow meal with special touches, great food and a special champagne (no corkage fee) as...More

1  Thank PerriPerth_Australia
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Lavender Cottage is a charming place for lunch during the week. As it is only open Friday night for dinner best to book ahead. We had the fish with prawns and wild rice for the main course. Superb! The dessert a Creme Caramel was also...More

1  Thank Ann G
Reviewed 30 September 2017

I live In Albany,and have been to the Lavender Cottage on several occasions,mostly for lunch,which i have always expected to be more pricey than anywhere else in Albany,but have enjoyed anyway, However, I recently went to this establishment for dinner,and was shocked at the price...More

6  Thank emmalee737
Reviewed 21 August 2017

So very lucky to jag a cancellation and have the opportunity to enjoy an exceptional evening for a special occasion. Lovely staff in an intimate but not too overcrowded little cottage. Walking through the tiny kitchen to access the toilets seemed a little odd but...More

1  Thank 150andrewc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Peels Pl, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9842 2073
Superb small restaurant open for lunches and Friday evening
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