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The Fig Cafe


The mission is simple: serve delicious, affordable homemade food that guests will want to return to week after week.

NOW OPEN for dinner on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday  
Scroll down to view Breakfast/Lunch Menu....

Click here for Dinner Menu....












Toast $6.0
with your choice of white or multigrain with jam, honey or vegemite

Raisin Toast $6.5
with butter

Gluten Free Toast $7.0
with jam, honey or vegemite

Plain Croissant $6.5
with jam, honey or vegemite

H&C $7.0
ham and cheese croissant

HC&T $7.5
ham, cheese and tomato croissant

ABC $11.5
avocado, bacon and cheese croissant with tomato relish

Granola Berry Parfait $13.5
spiced poached pears, berry compote, Greek yoghurt, and homemade granola with toasted pistachios and almonds layered (GF) (V)

Strawberry Pancakes $11.5
a stack of 3 pancakes with fresh strawberries, berry compote, maple syrup & ice cream (V)

Gluten Free Toast $7.0
with jam, honey or vegemite

Banana & Maple Bacon Pancakes $13.5
a stack of 3 pancakes with banana, crispy bacon & maple syrup

Bacon, Egg & Cheese roll $11.5
bacon, fried egg, cheese, BBQ sauce in a Turkish roll

Corn Fritter Stack $18.5
two homemade corn fritters with bacon, two poached eggs, served with lime avocado smash, tomato relish and sour cream

Avocado & Fetta Smash $16.5
smashed fresh avocado, cherry tomatoes & one poached egg on a slice of toast (V)
add bacon $19.5

Basic Eggs $10.5
two Stratford free-range eggs served on sourdough/Turkish bread (add your choice of extras)
(choose fried, poached or scrambled)

Big Breakfast $19.5
two eggs on toast with bacon, sausage, mushrooms, grilled tomato & hash brown

Veggie Big Breakfast $18.5
two eggs on toast with baked beans, mushrooms, grilled tomato, baby spinach & hash brown (V)

Eggs Benedict $15.5
two Stratford free-range eggs poached on sourdough toast, hollandaise and Virginian ham or bacon

Eggs Atlantic $17.5
two Stratford free-range eggs poached on sourdough toast with lemon hollandaise and smoked salmon

Extras each
add to any breakfast
spinach / small hash brown - add 2.0
bacon / baked beans / sausage / hollandaise sauce / grilled tomato / fresh mushrooms - add 3.0
avocado / smoked salmon - add 4.0

Bruschetta $11.5
tomato, red onion, basil & fetta on ciabatta bread (3 slices) drizzled with balsamic glaze (V)

Chunky Chips $7.5
served with garlic aioli and tomato sauce

Fritatta $15.5
homemade Italian style crustless quiche served with a side salad (GF) (V)

Chicken & Mushroom Filo Parcel $16.5
served with relish and a side salad

Fish & Chips $18.5
beer battered flathead tails served with chips & salad

Steak Sandwich $19.5
marinated scotch fillet with tomato, cheese, lettuce, caramelised onion, egg, bacon, beetroot relish in a Turkish roll, served with chips

Chicken Parmigiana $18.5
real chicken breast, Virginian ham, mozzarella cheese & Napolitana sauce, served with chips & salad

Grilled Chicken Breast $18.5
served with choice of creamy mushroom or honey mustard sauce, served with chips & salad

Garlic Prawns $18.5
tiger prawns in a creamy garlic white wine sauce, served on a bed of steamed rice and a garden salad

Bolognese $17.5
a rich homemade Italian meat sauce with your choice of fettuccini or traditional spaghetti

Carbonara $17.5
bacon, spring onions and creamy cheese sauce with your choice of fettuccini or traditional spaghetti

Alla Matriciana $17.5
bacon, capsicum, onion, olives and chilli in a Napolitana sauce with your choice of fettuccini or traditional spaghetti

Chicken Caesar Salad $17.5
chicken, bacon, anchovies, cos lettuce, avocado & tomato drizzled with a light Caesar dressing, served with Turkish toast

Summer Salad $16.5
baby spinach, fresh strawberries, flaked almonds, crumbled fetta with a poppy seed dressing (V)
with chicken - add $3.0

Greek Salad $16.5
pitted kalamatta olives, lettuce, tomato, cucumber, Spanish onion, olives and feta cheese with a balsamic dressing
with chicken or lamb gyros - add $3.0

Chicken Nuggets & Chips $9.0
crumbed chicken nuggets with chips

Fish Nuggets & Chips $9.0
battered fish with chips

Bacon & Eggs $9.0
served with Turkish toast

Pancakes $9.0
2 pancakes with maple syrup & ice cream



Breakfast & Lunch: 8:00am to 3:00pm 7 days (All Day Breakfast)
Dinner: 5:00pm to 7:30pm on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday



Make your ’brunch' (breakfast and/or lunch) and dinner reservation by calling:

(03) 5156 6190

During peak service times please note that the customers at the counter get our service priority, so you may need to try again.


We are available for private events, meetings and functions on evenings that we are not open for dinner. Our team work with you to plan and deliver a function that is in line with your theme, fits your style and fits your budget.

With seating for up to 55 people, we are available for parties and celebrations. We can serve cocktail style or seated or supply a buffet. We are licensed and offer simple drinks or cocktails.

If you have an idea, we'll try to make it real!

Whatever your needs, talk to one of our team about making your next function an awesome event by the beautiful Gippsland Lakes.













With the Paynesville Community Centre right next door to us, we are often running platters or coffees to the different groups that meet there. 

Fruit platters or a selection from our delicious homemade cakes are always popular.



We offer take-away for our cakes, fish & chips and our pastas. Call us to put in an order. We take credit card payment over the phone.


Call (03) 5156 6190 to reserve room for your reception or party or to organise catering.



Open 7 days
Breakfast & Lunch: 7 days 8:00am - 3:00pm
Dinner: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday 5:00pm - 7:30pm



57-59 Esplanade
Paynesville VICTORIA 3880
Tel: (03) 5156 6190



The Fig Cafe Paynesville Pty Ltd
ABN: 89 616 144 917
T/as The Fig Licensed Cafe


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