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Main Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A unique place run by a lovely friendly couple. Not only delicious almonds and sweeties but some nice quality gifts for adults and children. We enjoyed popping in and also enjoyed the offer of tasting some freshly picked almonds. Thank you too for taking our...More

Thank HarryKensington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not just almonds but delicious treats as far as the eye can see. I stopped by for a "look" (come on, it would be rude not to) and came out with goodies aplenty. The lady at the counter was great, offered many samples (which it...More

Thank Nicola W
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Went there with friends. One of my friend ordered the garden salmon salad, salmon is not fresh and very fishy, and I waited for nearly 30 minutes for the spaghetti and it’s just average... one of the waiter is a bit rude.... would not come...More

1  Thank Vivian S
Reviewed 26 March 2018

This is an interesting attraction for a cup of coffee and those unusual gifts that one might want to take home for a friend or family mber.

Thank b0bsmyth
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Great choice in flavoured nuts and sweets. Can sample lots before buying. Nice little rest stop whilst touring the Vale.

Thank GemRadelaide
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Called in here on our way home from the vineyards. It's one of those places where you can taste and buy a range of nice things. Nuts. Oils. Sauces. A range of other products. All housed in a cosy train carriage. The history of the...More

Thank steven_wilkinson
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We popped in here yesterday afternoon on a whim as part of our wine tour and were really glad we did. We were greeted by the really friendly staff that ran the train and spoke to the gentleman a couple of times. We sampled some...More

Thank natters1979
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The train catches your eye. Go inside to a well presented old train with booths to seat 4 set out like and old train. The staff are good and the food is of high quality. A unique place to enjoy a lovely meal of just...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The Almond Train is an iconic tourist attraction in the McLaren Vale. Every time we visit McLaren Vale we always stop by the Almond Train. Our son loves being able to walk in the train. There are so many lovely treats and souvenirs. We enjoy...More

Thank NikkiGAdelaide
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The almond train is set up for anyone to walk through and have a taste of the wonderful things they can do with almonds. There is garlic almonds, chilli almonds, sugar almonds and so much more. There are also other little treasures to see on...More

Thank Pollyanna315
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