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“goats cheese”(30 reviews)
“tasting plate”(25 reviews)
“crackers”(14 reviews)
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Main Ridge Dairy is a goat dairy and farmhouse cheesery. We offer cheese tastings, platters, local wine, tea and coffee and dairy tours some Saturdays (bookings essential). Milking 200 goats on our 130 acre farm, our girls are all named and well...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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295 Main Creek Rd, Main Ridge VIC, Main Ridge, Victoria 3928, Australia
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+61 3 5989 6622
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoy the sunshine outside with great goat cheese, wine and kids feeding glass to goat. Check the weather before go there as seating is limited inside but you will not want to sit inside while sun is out there. No outside foods is allowed.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alex L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came with the teenage kids, sat down and had the full goat tasting plate, and then went and played with the locals! A nice place to visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 227brettd
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Great service and delicious cheeses and tasting Plates . A relaxed setting that offers great tasting options with the bonus of being able to purchase your favourites

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Traveller281xx
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We went on a beautifully sunny day at the recommendation of a friend. We were immediately greeted by the many cute goats on the property. We had the $20 cheese platter which had a selection of 10 cheeses (which were great quality), with quince paste...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shihoko
Reviewed 10 November 2018

A lovely place to relax to try some local cheese. Not action packed but the views are breathtaking and it was a great way to spend an afternoon.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kooky2017
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The goats were an attraction that led us into the dairy café. The menu board had several options and we went for the platter that sounded like it would work as a late lunch. It wasn't a large serving and some of the cheeses were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank bazandjenny
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

I expected a bit more to be honest. The cheese was a bit tasteless, the staff aren’t up to much, got dirty knives, the building itself has a cold vibe to it due to all the steel, not very farm like. Only had one toilet...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Grace137
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped by during our day in Red Hill. We tried the tasting plate $20, so many cheeses to try and whilst we did that, our daughter played with the toys. After our tasting we bought a bag of hay to feed the goats, oh...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AmandaL1766
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Great stop for a cheese tasting or platter, very good coffee, indoor outdoor seating in pleasant surroundings. Also have some goats and they are very tame, watch standing too close as one tried to eat my trousers!!. You can buy a charity bag of hay...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank emelian
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this little gem as we did a Mornington Winery wander and we were so pleased we did. Sitting outside watching the goats play as we enjoyed our $10 tasting plate consisting of a generous platter of 9 goat cheeses with crackers was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank VickiB67
Damien N, Owner at Main Ridge Dairy, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for your visiting us and for your lovely review. Mr Entrepreneurial is doing quite well out of his little enterprise. He has just saved enough to buy himself some pet fish!

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