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Villino Espresso

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30 Criterion Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia (Formerly Megasnax)
+61 3 6231 0890
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9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast
Description: Established in 2008, Villino Espresso is the retail outlet for Hobart...
Established in 2008, Villino Espresso is the retail outlet for Hobart based coffee roasters, Villino Specialty Coffee. It is also the big brother to Ecru Coffee, a hole-in-the-wall coffee outlet located 20 metres down Criterion Street. The Synesso Hydra serves up the Synergy house blend for milk and regularly changing single origins for black coffee. Various brew methods - pour over, batch brew, cold drip - are available and one of Hobart's largest ranges of freshly roasted beans (blends and single origins) are available by the bag.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Must try their coffee

We didnt try any of the food options (though they sounded quite nice), you must try their coffee. Fantastic coffee roasters and even their decaf doesn't taste like decaf.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
austraveller_1985
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Devonport, Australia
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Devonport, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

We didnt try any of the food options (though they sounded quite nice), you must try their coffee. Fantastic coffee roasters and even their decaf doesn't taste like decaf.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

If you are hunting the holy grail of coffee in Hobart, heads down here. Mind you though the food is somehow limited but great coffee should make up for it.

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Hobart, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Often crowded but worth a visit for consistently good coffee and service. Limited choice of food. The coffee is the star.

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

some times it can be quite hard to find a perfect coffee in hobart. With wonderful friendly staff that time and time again achieve a beautiful coffee and a warm welcome. They truly respect their passion for coffee.

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

A gem of a place in Hobart to stop by and get a flat white fix. Staff great too. And often walk out with some beans to take home as an added bonus.

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Hobart, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I am currently sitting in Villino drinking coffee after reading a glowing review online. I can attest that the coffee is excellent. They have a good range of snacks and desserts, along with an array of coffee beans to buy readily bagged. The staff are very friendly and prompt. There's ample seating inside and outside and it maintains a warm,... More 

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Ulverstone, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My favourite place to stop in for coffee whilst working in Hobart... I have never had a bad one here, and today's was no exception. Thanks!

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I've been living back in Hobart for almost 13 months after spending an extended amount of time overseas. After getting settled back into a job and enquiring where to get a good coffee in town, some friends reccommended Villino and not once have they dissappointed. Good, consistent and ethically sourced coffee isn't always easy to find in Hobart. Anywhere in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Simply brilliant coffee, great light breakfasts and staff that always seem to have smiles on their faces.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

My husband and I are pretty fussy with coffee so were pleased to find this gem near our hotel when staying in hobart. The service was also exceptional every day.

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Additional Information about Villino Espresso

Address: 30 Criterion Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia (Formerly Megasnax)
Phone Number: +61 3 6231 0890
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Hobart
Open Hours:
Monday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: Cafe

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 30 Criterion Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia (Formerly Megasnax)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6231 0890

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cafe

Description

Established in 2008, Villino Espresso is the retail outlet for Hobart based coffee roasters, Villino Specialty Coffee. It is also the big brother to Ecru Coffee, a hole-in-the-wall coffee outlet located 20 metres down Criterion Street. The Synesso Hydra serves up the Synergy house blend for milk and regularly changing single origins for black coffee. Various brew methods - pour over, batch brew, cold drip - are available and one of Hobart's largest ranges of freshly roasted beans (blends and single origins) are available by the bag.
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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