Member Review – Angus & Rose Cafe, Mt Martha


Mum’s Word Review

I have a Miss 2.5 & Mr 7 months – a handful at the best of times! So being able to sit & have a relaxing coffee is rare. A girlfriend (also with 2 kiddies) and I went to Angus & Rose at The Briar the other day just to get out of the house. What a treasure of a find it is – I have been back twice within 5 days!

Angus & Rose is a rustic old barn type venue that stocks pretty handmade gifts, cards & books, along with coffee, cake & a tray of drink and goodies for the kids.
The tables inside have paper covering them for drawing on & outside there is a gorgeous area with a sandpit, heaps of toys & tables. There is also a gate for keeping the little ones in so they can run around the available fenced space. Susan, I think who it the owner, was also amazing with our kids – nothing was too much trouble at all.

The first time we went, we had the place to ourselves (it was during the week). On my other visits, I found that even though it is small, it does not seem crowded with other people present. My coffee came in a mug (not a perfect coffee), but the cake and atmosphere completely made up for it. The coffee, served with two generous slices of cake was only $10.

After an hour of our kids being happily occupied and the mummies enjoying the pretty surroundings, we had a little walk to the visitor centre to see the wildlife display. We also had the option of a nature walk, but unfortunately the weather went sour.

In summary I would say, great little venue & service, perfect to keep young kids entertained for hours, reasonable price, average coffee. A real treasure of a find.


Thank you to Nicole for this review. Angus & Rose is located at The Briars in Mt Martha.

The contributor has not been paid for the review and paid in full for products purchased. Details reflect the contributor’s experience and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Mornington Peninsula Kids.


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