the battle of the humble toastie


Launceston's great winter toastie battle has ended... 

This year saw 16 venues compete for the crown, giving locals the opportunity to taste their way around the city in search of their favourite toastie and cast a vote to go in the draw to WIN a 'Winter Staycation' valued at over $600 including:

Toastalicious ran for the entire month of July. Check out Facebook & Instagram for more details.


Truffle Cheese Toastie

Truffle infused cheddar, mozzarella cheese, caramelised onion jam and truffle salt on sourdough.

29 Kingsway, Launceston


Reuben Sandwich

Roast beef, pastrami, pickles, sauerkraut & cheese Russian dressing.

139 St John St, Launceston


Croque Monsieur

Morrison's Red Ale Bechamel, Casalinga ham and Southern Sky raclette cheese.

91 George St, Launceston


Famous Toasted BLT

Toasted on a focaccia with tomato relish, bacon, lettuce and tomato.

139 Charles St, Launceston


Chicken Toastie

Local free range chicken, housemade chipotle aoli, local rocket, avocado, parmesan & tasty cheese on Sandy's sourdough.

19 Kingsway, Launceston

Great Scot

Lord of the Lorne

Potato scones, Lorne Sausage, onion, smoked cheddar, H.P Sauce and fried egg.

41 George St, Launceston

Local Hideout Cafe

Buttermilk Fried Chicken

Buttery fried chicken with fresh salad in a toasted wrap.

82 Brisbane St, Launceston

Mad Apple

Kimchi & Gruyere

House made kimchi and gruyere, Japanese BBQ, fried egg, tofu and mayonnaise (gf, vo).

122 St John St, Launceston

Mojo on the Avenue

Maple Bacon Toastie

With maple infused bacon and cheese, grilled to perfection.

70B Brisbane St, Launceston


Savoury Toast

Toasted bread with cheese, bacon, eggs, tomato, sweet chilli and Worcestershire sauce.

76 Brisbane St, Launceston

Samuel Pepy's

Basil's Ballsy Bunsky

Chicken, basil pesto, aioli, brie, bacon and roasted pumpkin on a toasted Bunsky (gf).

106 George St, Launceston


Sherry Roasted Mushroom

Aioli, caramelised onions, spinach, pickled radish, sherry roasted mushroom, potato rosti, beetroot, goats cheese and truffle oil on sourdough.

93 George St, Launceston

The Metz

The Metz French Toastie

Brioche French toast, Canadian maple bacon, berry compote, maple syrup and a side of vanilla ice cream

119 St John St, Launceston

Tinka Coffee Brewers

The Pesty

Shaved deli-ham, cheddar cheese, fresh truss tomatoes, mayonnaise and pesto, all between Sandy’s Sourdough - optional Jalapeños (gfo).

147 St John St, Launceston

VegOut on George

All Day Brekkie Focaccia

A locally baked Focaccia roll with grilled mushrooms, spinach, tomato, caramelised onion, hash brown and BBQ mayo.

55 George St, Launceston

Yolanda Jean

Jakii's Toast

Focaccia bread with bacon, chicken, pineapple, avocado, cheese, pepper and special sauce.

11 Centreway Arc, Launceston