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Red Velvet Lounge

24 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
+61 3 6295 0730
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“cakes” (37 reviews)
“corned beef” (4 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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24 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a winter's day, after the markets, a great spot for coffee and late breakfast, with a fire/stove and retro lounge chairs to relax in.

Thank Heggesan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So sad to see such a wonderful place run down to such a low level. The service, food and string were poor at best. It used to be the place to visit with great atmosphere, service, food and especially cakes. Now it fails on everyone...More

Thank George N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great coffee that's made with love. Spacious seating areas, we visited in winter so was nice and quiet. But easy to imagine how busy it gets in the summer time!

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The new owners have really done a terrific job with there new style restuarant. Though it is now a vegetarian cuisine I have tried three of their dishes and as a meat eater forever I was not disappointed by the wonderful flavours in the food....More

1  Thank Olita D
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

The food here is just lovely and the vegan/vegetarian menu is most interesting even for my meat eating companions but after visiting 3 times since opening i have noticed a lack in service that has not improved. 2 out of 3 times i have been...More

2  Thank Holldingy
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The cafe had a few tables when we arrived. We ordered a plate of dips, banana bread and chips. 45 minutes later they arrived. The bread was dry and the chips over cooked. Sorry but cannot recommend this place based on our recent experience.

Thank Family106
Reviewed 8 July 2017

It's very disappointing as a Cygnet local, not to be able to recommend a restaurant as iconic as The Red V...but alas I cannot. The very smallest dish of 'haloumi fries' (I was imagining melt in the mouth cheesy sticks of deliciousness) were tiny (really...More

Thank Natalie W
Reviewed 14 June 2017

nice pizza BUT service is virtually non existent.. wait is so long for food and considering there was only one other table ...? service is also not friendly they put food on the table no speaking and leave the staff or owners?? wander around the...More

Thank kevinjevans11
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We stopped in Cygnet to re-visit the Red Velvet Lounge cafe at lunch time, having last visited in 2011. Later found that it had changed hands, etc., etc. Interesting vegetarian menu and we picked the Pumpkin soup, Tempura mushrooms and ordered coffee's and a slice...More

Thank gamain
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

What a great feed me & my husband enjoyed of meal wine & cakes on a Friday night our pizza was great, vibe outstanding, staff fantastic decoration 100 percent. My husband and myself own a local cafe in a close by town and throughly enjoy...More

Thank David B
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
17:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Mary St, Cygnet, Tasmania 7112, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Cygnet
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6295 0730
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