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The Deck Cafe Lovedale

Casual Lovedale Cellar Door Sales Pet friendly


Hours: Sat - Sun 8 til 3:30 Mon- Fri 8:30 til 3:30

The Deck Cafe Lovedale provides a diverse breakfast cafe style menu and by lunch serves Modern Australia style Tapas food. The Deck Cafe Lovedale is situated at Gartelmann Wines overlooking the picturesque dam. Serving breakfast and lunch on the spacious deck. 


The Deck Cafe, located at Gartelmann Wines in Lovedale. This Hunter Valley restaurant-style cafe open for Breakfast and Tapas Lunch from 7 days a week. The Deck Cafe provides a diverse and delightful menu complimented by Gartelmann wines and a generous range of beverages and Vittoria coffee.

The cafe is situated on the deck over the dam in young forest bushland. It is an experience to remember with experienced chefs and cooking some breakfast favourites and by lunch a Tapas inspired menu with a Hunter Valley twist, an experience not to be missed.


  • Alfresco dining
  • Air conditioned
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children's menu
  • Cellar Door Sales
  • Functions/Weddings/Group bookings
  • Licensed
  • Vegetarian options
  • Pet friendly

Map & Directions

701 Lovedale Road, Lovedale NSW 2325


From Cessnock travelling along Wine Country drive, turn right at Crowne Plaza onto Lovedale Rd and follow for 8 mins. The Deck Cafe is located at Gartelmann Wines Vineyard.


Phone: 49309007