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Colenso is warm hearted and detailed.

We serve lunch from noon Wednesday to Friday and dinner from 6pm, Tuesday to Saturday.

Chef/Owner, Kathryn Russack’s menu is a hub of regional suppliers and small scale producers who add a sense of season and depth of place to the offering. Our food is low fuss and high care with beautiful pastas, seasonal meats, seafood and vegetables that nourish and satisfy.  Desserts delight, too.

Colenso is casually styled with quality food, made in the Macedon Ranges.

We are a tiny team in a small restaurant, who keep things simple and appreciates bookings. 
To make a booking please call us in the dining room on 5427 2007. If your call is out of hours we will get back to you as soon as we return to the restaurant.

Booking a table is appreciated and finds us well prepared for your visit. More detailed enquiries about your get togethers can be addressed to –

hello@colenso.com.au

THE LATEST DATES

 

 – ‘A TASTE OF LOCAL’ – SATURDAY, MARCH 23 –

Harvest is always a special time of year in the district.

Join us to share the wonderful bounty of our neighbouring farmers and producers.

We have written a four course menu to celebrate the season and

highlight the rich offering from our dedicated ‘close- by’ growers.

The menu features local beef, duck, cheese, fruits, vegetables, honey, oils,

nuts, seeds, flowers, ciders, beers, wines, gins and more.

Email for details at hello@colenso.com.au

 

– GATHERINGS –

We currently have availability throughout Autumn and Winter

for your special gatherings, dinners and celebrations. 

Whether you are thinking of canapés and drinks, a long lunch,

or an intimate evening – Colenso has you covered. 

All our menus can be customised to suit your needs and feature local produce,

beautiful handmade pastas, seasonal meats and sustainable seafood

to nourish and satisfy you and your guests.

For further details call or email the restaurant. 

hello@colenso.com.au

54272007

current hours

tuesday – saturday 

We are open for lunch Wednesday to Friday from noon

and begin our dinner menu at 6pm, serving Tuesday to Saturday.

We offer our a la carte menu with delicious specials and from time to time a special occasion menu.

Stop by for whatever takes your fancy.

weekends

We are open Saturday evenings at 6pm for Summer 2019 with a market driven a la carte menu.

Please make a reservation as this helps us with our direct grower orders, our own garden harvest,

staffing matters and allows us to offer maximum value with zero waste.

location

Our address is 35 High St, Kyneton VIC 3444.

We have always described our food as ‘handmade and modern’.

So it feels natural to be in Kyneton, the home and gathering point for all manner of artisans,

tradespeople and retailers who show that ‘make and do’… is very ‘now’. 

BOOKINGS

We are a tiny team in a small restaurant, who keep things simple and appreciates bookings. 
To make a booking please call us in the dining room on 5427 2007. If your call is out of hours we will get back to you as soon as we return to the restaurant.

Booking a table is appreciated and finds us well prepared for your visit. More detailed enquiries about your get togethers can be addressed to –

hello@colenso.com.au

 

NOTES

Colenso can recommend local drivers and transport to have you safely

from your place to ours and back again.

Kyneton Taxi Service – 54226900

Ky-uber – Ric – 0458 826 393

from Trentham  – Mez – 0431 482 003

 

A BIT ON POLICY

Please let us know of your dietary needs with 48 hours notice prior to your reservation.

Our kitchen closes around 8pm. But, this is not set in stone so if we are still cooking we are often happy to keep doing so.

Colenso appreciates that bills will be paid as one.

A deposit is required for bookings of 8 guests and more.

Cancellations require 24 hours notice to receive a refund of deposit.

On public holidays we introduce a 10% surcharge.

With notice, we can make a cake for your special gathering.

Colenso is pleased to have been awarded a  ‘1’ Glass Rating in the Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards 2017 by Gourmet Traveller

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