The Lane Cafe

Open 7 Days  –  7am till late Monday to Friday and 8am till late Saturday and Sunday

Located on historic Lydiard Street, the lane cafe offers modern city style food, full of energy and passion.  Our open fronted cafe serves locals and visitors the choice to either eat in, or grab lunch on the run!  Our takeaway coffee is renowned in the area, a must try!

Indulge in one of our tempting baked cakes, scrumptious wraps, house made salads, foccacias or hot soup all prepared fresh each day in our kitchen.

Our friendly Lane Cafe staff will not only make you a great coffee but be able to offer local breads, relishes, olives and other treats to take home and enjoy.

Enjoy food and drinks from our cafe menu, whilst relaxing in our welcoming space and enjoying the sunshine……or on the cooler Ballarat days, stay warm under our well heated alfresco area.


Friday from 5pm – Late
Saturday:    5pm –  Late
Sunday:    5pm – Late

The Lane Pop Up Bar replaces our old restaurant space,
You can pop in anytime on weekends and start your evening with our Happy Hour from 5-7pm. Includes selected cocktails and other beverages.
Try our fantastic menu suited to the new Bar area.

WoodFired Pizzeria

Open 7 Days 11.30am till late

For Take Away Pizza orders: Call (03) 53334866

The Lane Pizzeria, located within The Lane Restaurant, caters for lovers of traditional wood fired pizza, offering both an eat in and take away option for guests.

Enjoy our delicious wood fired pizzas in The Lane Cafe, The Lane Restaurant, The Heritage Bar & Restaurant or to take away!

Enjoy clean, authentic flavours straight from our rustic wood-fired pizza oven created with fresh, quality ingredients and combining deliciously simple flavours.

The Lane Cider Bar

Open 7 days

Arrange to meet your friends at The Lane Cider Bar to enjoy ciders on tap, beer, wine and spirits! Don’t forget our great food options too!  Settle in for a great night of live music, a vast selection of snacks and meals and delicious beverages!

Live Entertainment every Friday and Saturday evening

The Heritage Bar

Open 7 days

Our popular heritage bar combines all the history of the George Hotel, We serve our Casual Dining Menu 7 days a week, and offer the same great food quality as The Lane Cafe & Restaurant.