Located in DAYLESFORD –

Iconic Victorian chef and restaurateur Alla Wolf-Tasker has expanded her portfolio with the opening of her “cafe in the gardens”, Wombat Hill House. ” A beautiful vegetable garden, bar, indoor and outdoor seating, cocktails, zingy salads, daily plates, pizzas and (some say) the best fish n chips in town.

Who we are…

Enchanting cafe, store & kitchen garden within the Wombat Hill Botanic Gardens

What we do…

Breakfast, lunch & picnic provisions plus the odd private party.

We’re best known for…

Beautiful, rambling country gardens and delicious coffee!

Our signature product is…

Tasting plate of delicious goodies to eat in the gardens.

Why you’ll like us…

Fresh, simple, local food in pretty surrounds.

Some background about our business…

A converted caretakers cottage nestled high on Wombat Hill amongst the Botanic Gardens; Wombat Hill House is decorated with eclectic furnishings and a large mural of the “enchanted forest” on one wall. The cafe has several areas including indoor seating by the open fire, the sun drenched pergola / bar and the pretty kitchen garden.

Like this? Try…

Our big sister Lake House – just down the hill on the lake – it’s a great spot for a special lunch or dinner.

Our nearest neighbours are…

Wine & the Country just down the hill on Main Street – pop in to buy some great wine.

Awards & Accolades:

3 stars in The Age Cheap Eats Guide.



Scenic Drive – Enter off Central Springs Road, Daylesford 3460 Victoria, Australia


03 4373 0099






Thursday – Monday 9 ’til 4