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Woodmans Restaurant

136 Graydens Rd, Moorooduc, Victoria 3933, Australia
+61 3 5978 8455
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Australian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
136 Graydens Rd, Moorooduc, Victoria 3933, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We caught an uber to this local restaurant The restaurant was wonderfully restored to its original old world charm For entree I had the pasta dish which was full of flavour For mains we had the Eye Fillet and the Salmon and a side of...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently had a wonderful lunch at the estate the food was great and the wait staff could not be more attentive but did not seems to be hovering over us so we could enjoy the food and the scenery over the lake. They wines were...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

To This is a great place for lunch. The service is exceptional, the food was delectable and all topped off with a superb venue. The house is apparently only 29 years old but looks and feels turn of the last century. Walking around the lake...More

Thank Brianturkey
Rick W, Owner at Woodmans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Brianturkey, Thanks for such a glowing review. We do pride ourselves on our service and quality food amidst beautiful lakeside surroundings. Gluten free dining is also not a problem. In fact, we feel it should be a highlight for those guests who need and...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018

My daughter and I went to Woodman's for High Tea. The venue is simply stunning. The grounds are immaculate with a lovely garden and lake. The mansion is lovely. The room where the high tea is served overlooks the lake and garden - a beautiful...More

Thank Jules20056
Rick W, Owner at Woodmans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Hi Jules20056, What a glowing review! Thanks for taking the time to chat about your very positive Woodman Estate High tea Experience. It is so delightful to pass on your comments to our international team; front and back of house. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This place is soo beautiful and the food is amazing! The chef is incredible!! Some of the best food we’ve had in Australia.

Thank lianaborik
Rick W, Owner at Woodmans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Hi Lianaborik, We are delighted you enjoyed your dining with us at Woodman Estate . Many thanks for taking the time to review us. Wishing you safe travels as you venture around Australia. Best regards, Rick / Woodman Estate

Reviewed 8 December 2017

The reviews of this restaurant are all glowing but that was not the case for us. We had a disappointing experience and would find it very hard to return to or to recommend it to others as a dining option. We arrived at the allotted...More

1  Thank pointopoint
Rick W, Owner at Woodmans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Hi Pointopoint, Thanks for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor. While your review is less than glowing, we feel the principal and real issue is that your dining took to long. Normally it takes about 20 minutes with everything being prepared...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

We got a red balloon voucher and decided to use it at Woodman Estate. I'm so glad we did. We had a three course menu with a glass of wine included. So yummy!! I am gluten intolerant and they catered for me with ease. We...More

Thank emmasE209ZK
Rick W, Owner at Woodmans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Dear EmmasE209ZK, Thanks for your positive comments. We are delighted you enjoyed our food, service and the beautiful lake. We look forward to greeting you with a smile when next you return. Cheers, Rick Woodman Estate

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a red balloon voucher for the Woodman Estate for a ploughman lunch for 2. It included a glass of wine each, sharing platter and coffee with chocolate to top it off. The platter was more than enough for two people...More

Thank Pedro_Collins68
Rick W, Owner at Woodmans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Dear Pedro_Collins68, Isn't the world today all about sharing, grazing and chatting amidst good company! We are delighted you enjoyed our Woodman Estate Farmer's Produce Lunch and the service from our team. Fresh is best! We look forward to welcoming you back sometime soon. Best...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017

Went a few weeks ago for lunch with a mate. Have heard lots of good vibes. We were not disappointed. Top food, excellent service and staff. Would thoroughly recommend to our friends which we have already done. Lovely grounds, peaceful and a must see. Would...More

Thank Pisces1946
Rick W, Owner at Woodmans Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Dear Pisces1946, Thanks for taking the time to post such a great review. We very much appreciate your friend's referral and your positive feedback. We have passed on your comments to our team. We hope to see you again sometime in 2018. Best regards, Rick...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

Received a Red Balloon voucher for a Champagne breakfast as a Christmas gift. On arrival we took the chance to walk around the property before making our way indoors. From the moment you enter this manor house you are greeting with a beautiful wood spiral...More

Thank julesten2016
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 10:00 AM
12:00 PM - 10:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Graydens Rd, Moorooduc, Victoria 3933, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Moorooduc
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5978 8455
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Winner of Restaurant & Catering Awards for Excellence : 2016 - Best Breakfast in Regional Victoria & Best Restaurant in a Hotel / Motel / Resort. Affectionately known as "Woodmans", the Estate's restaurant offers magnificent lakeside dining. Gourmet food is the order of the day. The best in local and seasonal produce from the region is complemented by the Estate's extensive kitchen gardens. Dining at Woodman Estate..... Lunch & Dinner: Enjoy formal dining, the elegant a la carte brasserie, alfresco dining on the lakeside terrace. Service levels are everything you'd expect of a five star establishment, with the Estate's cellar brimful of wines from the acclaimed Mornington Peninsula, other regions of Australia and overseas. Great news for High Tea lovers! NEW Woodman's Midweek High Tea - Wednesday, Thursday & Friday - 2.45 pm NEW Opera & High Tea - First Sunday of each month - 3.30pm Our Signature Afternoon High Tea on Sunday - 3.30pm Daily Gourmet Breakfast Enjoy fresh seasonal fruit and juices, muffins, cereal and bircher muesli, followed by an a la carte breakfast (cooked to order). Your breakfast also includes espresso coffee, T2 teas and hot chocolates. Please note: Bookings for all services are essential
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