Enjoying Food and Wine in Buninyong

Restaurants, cafés, picnic areas, wineries, a monthly market with delicious fresh produce - there is plenty to savour in and around Buninyong.

Enjoying a coffee in the sun on a winter's day

Cafés and Restaurants

Buninyong Golf Club ... 613 Learmonth Street, Buninyong ... 5341 3217
* Thursday night Counter Teas, 6-8pm at the Golf Club. All Welcome!

Chocalatto - coffee & chocolate shop ... 513 Warrenheip Street ... Tel: 5341 8333

Crown Hotel ... cnr. Learmonth & Warrenheip Streets ... 5341 3402

Espresso Depot... Learmonth Street, Buninyong ... 5341 2677
Buninyong now boasts a unique coffee experience in a magnificent gold era building.
Open from 7.00am daily for "early birds" through to 5.00pm, Espresso Depot is licensed and offers great coffee, light meals, snacks, sourdough breads, a beer and wine selection complemented by a friendly, welcoming ambience
Whether visiting Buninyong or passing through be sure to make a visit to Espresso Depot a part of your day - the locals certainly do!!!

Maggie & Kate at 4/403 Warrenheip Street (next to the Post Office) offers a delicious range of coffees and teas with light snacks .... 5341 2208

Mt Buninyong Winery & Restaurant ... 210 Platts Road, Scotsburn ... 5341 8360 ... 0412 670 311

The Old Bluestone Café ... 324 Learmonth Street, Buninyong ... 5341 8166

The Red Door Pizzeria at 202 Warrenheip St features traditional Neapolitan wood-fired pizzas, with different specials each week. A great new addition to Buninyong's dining experiences.

ice cream shop (left) Summer in Buninyong means ice cream.
Mmm ... now, which flavour to choose?

Takeaway Food/Drink Suppliers

  • Buninyong Bakehouse
  • Buninyong Fish & Chips
  • Buninyong Supermarket Foodworks
  • Buninyong Take Away
  • Newsagency & BP Service Stn
  • Red Door Pizzeria
 

Markets

The Buninyong Village Market is usually held on the last Sunday of the month in the Buninyong Town Hall Market Square, with occasional Twilight markets, and a different theme each month.

Farm produce

blueberriesBuninyong Blueberry Farm (seasonal) ... Innes Lane, Buninyong. blueberries in autumn

Luscious fresh blueberries are on sale from Christmas and over January at the Buninyong Blueberry Farm. Drive in from the Midland Highway - turn off before Mt Buninyong Road to service road on south side of the highway.

See their website: Buninyong Blueberries or email Ernie: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or ring 0409 316 724 for more info about berry availability and pick-your-own days.

The blueberry farm puts on a gorgeous show (right) every autumn before the bushes enjoy a well-deserved rest over winter.

 

Wineries

Mt Buninyong Winery & Restaurant ... 210 Platts Road, Scotsburn ... 5341 8360 ... 0412 670 311

Picnic areas

De Soza Park, Buninyong Botanical Gardens, Mt Buninyong summit

Buninyong Garden Harvest Lunch

Buninyong harvest lunchA delicious locally grown and prepared picnic meal was enjoyed by all in the Buninyong Botanic Gardens on Sunday 14 March, 2010. On a perfect autumn day, the feast featured a tasty paella dish with local wild rabbit, Wurrook gourmet barbecued sausages, free-range chicken, roasted whole pork with various locally-made condiments in sourdough rolls, pizza with a range of toppings including locally produced ham, salami and prosciutto and local vegetables, along with blueberry and hazelnut petite cakes for dessert. Locally produced wine, beer and mineral waters were savoured too.