Below is a list of the cafes, pubs and restaurants in Castlemaine, Maldon and Surrounds.

We recommend that you pre-book for any dine in meal to avoid missing out. 



Blue Sea Fish 'n' Chips Take-away. Wed-Mon 11am - 8pm. Phone: 5472 1194. Delivery available.

Boomtown Wine  Open for cellar door experiences and takeaway chilled wine + wine cooler + glasses for picnics, Friday to Sunday 12 - 5pm at The Mill Castlemaine. Phone 0417 237 155 or buy online here.

Bruce's Kitchen  Open daily from 7am.  Phone: 5472 2568.

Cabosse & Feve Chocolates Open Tue-Sun 9am-5pm. Located at The Mill 9 Walker St Castlemaine. Phone: 0423 442 572 Order online here.

Castlemaine Central Wines  Mon -Thur 10.30am-5.30pm, Fri 10.30am-6pm and Sat 10.30am-3pm. Phone: 5470 6487.

Cream Town Cafe Open every day 7am - 3pm  casual dining surrounded by art for sale Phone: 5401 3747

Cumberland Hotel Open daily until late for lunch and dinner.Bookings suggested. Phone: 5472 1052

Das Kaffeehaus (Coffee Basics) Open daily 8am-4pm for coffee, cakes, lunch options, coffee beans and many more Austrian flavoured treats. Phone: 5470 6270. Online coffee sales here.  

Fig Cafe Open Wed - Sat 9am - 3pm, 31 Templeton St Castlemaine Phone: 5472 5311

Five Flags Hotel Open for lunch or dinner 7 days and takeaway also available. Phone: 5472 1010

Ice-Cream Social  Ice-cream, pies, doughnuts, vegetarian and vegan take-away Fri - Sun 12pm-4pm at The Mill Castlemaine Phone: 0476 314 882. 

Johnny Baker's  Take away pastries, pies, coffee and ice cream. Open every day 7am - 3pm. Phone: 5470 5695.

Lunchbox Sushi Takeaway sushi and bento boxes. Tue - Fri 10am-4pm. Order and pay online here. Closed public & school holidays. Phone: 0484 625 339.

McShanag's Bakery Open for takeaway Mon – Fri 9 – 5  Saturdays 9 – 2 Phone: 5472 2171

Michel's Fine Biscuit Co  Take away only. Freshly baked biscuits for all occasions. Order online here or Phone: 5472 4274 or 0419 895 599.

Mulberry's Deli Open Tue-Fri 10am-4pm & Sat 9am-1ish. Phone: 5472 1651. Mulberrys Online -  home cooked meals and cheeses available for purchase and delivery here.

Naam Pla Thai  TAKEAWAY ONLY for dinner Tues - Sat 4.30 - 8pm   Phone: 0457 785 042 

New China Restaurant Open for dine in and take away Tue - Sun 5pm-10.30pm. Phone: 5472 3033

Oakwood Smallgoods @ The Mill open Thur-Mon 9am-5pm. Pre-orders available. Phone: 0449 857 212

Origini Dine-in Italian fare with courtyard. Mon - Fri 11am - 3pm. Phone: 5472 1766

Papa's Fish Shop Fish 'n Chips Tue-Sun 11am-8pm. Phone: 5472 2974

Peddling Pastry Delivery and online orders available. Castlemaine Farmers Market every Wednesday 2.30pm - 5.30pm and 1st Sunday of the month. Order Here Phone: 0413 686 505

Pud for All Seasons Open for sales Mon-Wed 7.30am-6pm, Thur 8.30am-3pm or by appointment direct from Halford Street kitchen door. Also available at the weekly Castlemaine and fortnightly Bendigo Farmers Market or purchase online here.   Phone 5470 6128.

Railway Hotel Castlemaine Open for dine-in dinners Monday - Sunday. Lunch available weekends only.
Set lunch and dinner sittings. Bookings essential. Phone: 5472 1250.

Run Rabbit Run  Open for dine-in and take-away. Open every day 8.30am-4pm. Ready made meals available daily, fresh or frozen. Phone: 5470 5712.

Saffs Cafe Open for dine-in and take-away every day 7.30am - 3pm. Coffee and full breakfast/lunch menu available all day, with daily specials. Phone: 5470 6722.

Saint Florian Cafe  Open for indoor and outdoor dining & takeaway Mon-Fri 8am - 4pm. Text 0480 146 270 or phone: 5414 9906

Skydancers Takeaway coffee, Friday – Sunday 9am - 4pm. Free entry butterfly enclosure. Phone: 5474 3800.

Sprout Bakery  Take-away bakery. Open Wed 10am-3pm bread and brownies, Thu-Fri 10am-5pm and Sat 10am-3pm for bread sales and take-away lunches. Located @ The Mill.

Superhero Take-away Banh Mi, Bao and Bun. Tue-Sat 12pm-3pm. Call to place your order. Phone: 0424 214 122.

Tandoori Cuizine Open for dine in, takeaway and delivery 4pm - late Wednesday to Monday (Closed Tuesdays) Phone: 5472 1122

Taste of the Orient  Dine in and take-away yum cha, rice and noodles. Open Monday - Saturday 11am - 8.30pm and Sundays 11 am - 3pm. CLOSED TUESDAYS. Also Castlemaine Farmers Market, Western Reserve, 1st Sunday of the month, cash only.  Phone: 5470 5465.

Tender Chook  Take-away chicken, chips, Open 11am – 7.30pm Sunday - Friday  Phone: 5472 1183. Delivery available.

Theatre Royal  Pizza, bar and bottle shop. Tuesday to Saturday from 4pm. Garden Bar open Friday and Saturday. Online Bottleshop here. Phone: 5472 1196.

The Bridge Hotel  Open for dine-in & beer garden Wednesday - Sunday 3pm til late. Bookings essential via the website Click here or Phone: 4406 6730.

The Dove Cafe Dine in and take-away Mon/Tue/Thurs 7 - 5.30pm Wed 7-6pm Fri 7-8pm Sat 8 - 2.
Takeaway meals Wed and Fri. Order online here.  Phone: 5470 5888.

The Taproom  Open Tue - Sat 2pm-late and Sundays from midday. Pizza and meals available. 
Phone: 0487 860 060. For beer deliveries order here or Phone: 0438 042 901.

The Taste Kitchen Dine-in or take-away souvlaki, chips, salads and coffee. Phone: 0406 095 842. Order here

Tog's Cafe Dine-in and take-away. Open daily 8.30am - 4pm Phone: 5470 5090MULBERRYS ONLINE home-cooked meals and cheeses available for purchase and delivery.

Vantage Fuels Castlemaine BP Open daily until late. Phone: 5472 1271.

Wesley Hill Bakery (Grist) Dine in bakery. Open Mon-Sat 7am-4pm. Phone: 5472 1740

Wild Food & Wine Dine-in Thu & Fri 4pm-11pm, Sat 12 - late, Sun 12 - 4pm.  Bookings essential via website here.  Phone: 4432 7352.



Chewton General Store Take-away coffee, papers and essentials. Open every day 8am-2pm.

Red Hill Hotel Open Fridays from 5 pm and weekends from 12pm. Menu on website here.  Check the socials here.   Enquiries or bookings Phone: 5416 1133.



Elphinstone Hotel Open for dine-in Wed-Sat for dinner & Sat-Sun for bunch and lunch Phone: 5473 3165.



Guildford General Store  Limited dine-in, alfesco and take-home dinners, newspapers, milk bread and groceries. Open Mon-Fri 8am-4pm and Sat-Sun 9am-4pm. Phone: 5473 4232.

The Guildford Family Hotel Dine in for dinner Fri & Sat; lunch Sat's. Phone: 5473 4215



Goldfields Track Cafe  Open for dine-in and alfresco. Daily specials and deliveries available. Printable menu and online bookings available here.  Bookings advised on Phone: 5462 5514.

Harcourt Produce & General Store  Open for alfresco dining and take away Mon - Thurs 10am – 4pm, Fri - Sun 10am – 6pm. Homemade pies and pasties, coffee and homemade cakes. Phone: 5474 2135 or 0430 302 763.



Berryman's Cafe   Open every day, 8.30am-4pm. Coffee and full menu available as take-away plus frozen ready-made meals, including vegetarian options. Phone: 5475 2904.

Cafe Maldon  Open for dine in 7.15am - 2pm weekdays and 8am-1pm weekends. Gourmet handmade pies, coffee, homemade cakes, muffins & scones. Veg, Vegan & GF options Bookings Phone 5475 2022

Gold Exchange Cafe Mon-Fri 7am-4pm. Weekends take-away only 7.30am-4pm Phone 0439 368 077

Kangaroo Hotel Open for dine in dinner Tue to Sat. 6pm and 8pm, Sunday dinner 6pm only.
Lunch Fri - Sun 12pm & 1.30pm  Bookings preferred indoors and large beer garden  Phone: 5475 2214.

Le Sel Open Mon -Thur 9am-3pm, Fri-Sun 9am-5pm & Sat for bistro dinners from 3 Oct at 6.30pm-10.30pm.  Phone: 0411 721 928.

Maldon Bakery  Open Monday - Saturday 8am - 4pm . Phone: 5475 2713.

Maldon Hotel  Wed - Friday from 5pm. Weekends from 12pm. Closed Mondays, and take away only on Tuesdays. Bookings essential Phone 5475 2231 

Maldon Takeaway  Open Tue - Sun 11.00am - 7.30pm Fish 'n' Chips, fried chicken and salads, burgers, pizza and coffee. For orders PH 0476 887 062.



Dig Cafe  Open daily 8.30am - 4pm. Phone 5476 2744.

Newboots Cafe  Open for dine-in, alfresco and take-away. Thurs - Sun 8.30am - 5pm. Grocery and deli items, coffee, Sprout bread, takeaway food including Toastie Bar and take home meals. Phone: 0492 867 319.

Newstead Country Store Mon 8am-1pm, Tue & Wed 7am-2pm, Thurs & Fri 7am-7pm, Sat 9am-7pm, Sun 9am-6pm. Phone: 5476 2252.



Taradale Wine & Produce  Open for dine in and takeaway wood fire pizza and wine available Fridays and Sundays from 6pm. Coffee and snacks available all weekend. Phone: 5423 2828