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The Picnic Basket

You can order here or our friendly staff will come to you!
with crispy fried eggs, chorizo, dressed leaves and siracha mayo
beef with bacon, provolone cheese, tomato, alfalfa, pickle and jalapeno aioli (GFO, DFO)
look out from the shop
Enjoy peaceful mind here in the sunshine
Enjoy our ambience with gourmets
You wont' miss it when it is lit during night
Cosy and warm, together with your friends, enjoy a great night here!
The Picnic Basket is a local cafe based in Taroona, serving delicious coffee and delectable pastries. Serving an all-day breakfast plus lunch seven days per week. Driving along on the heritage Hobart highway, you can see picturesque buildings and remarkable water views. If you are targeting the best part of Taroona beach or the historic sites of Short Tower, you should pop in to have a rest with a drink or two. People say we have the best coffee in town! Don’t miss out our delicious cakes and our chef’s creative menu. We present special dishes combining different cuisines from the world as weekly specials. Enjoy the water and mountain view from our shop, talk with some locals to learn their stories, or simply sit there enjoying the moment with ocean breeze and music. It is time to give yourself a real treat!

Outdoor Dining Area


Non Smoking

Suitable for Functions

Takeaway Available

Waterside Dining

Actively welcomes people with access needs.

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