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Slate Restaurant Bar

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9 Goldsbrough lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Dining options: Drinks, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Great atmosphere... Welcoming and personal touch from the staff. Decent food and great happy hour pricing. We visit here weekly and have nothing bad to say

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Great atmosphere... Welcoming and personal touch from the staff. Decent food and great happy hour pricing. We visit here weekly and have nothing bad to say

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

Needs more than one slow backpacker who doesn't know the difference between a pot and a pint behind the bar.

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Service was fast , food is fabulous, staff were very friendly and the owner made you feel very welcome. The best so far in Melbourne

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

On the + side: Waiters and staff are wonderful. Service is very fast and the food is delicious. It is perfect for a dinner with friends, family or even couples. On the - side: It can get crowded at lunch time during the week and the rooftop is only open for dinner.

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We stopped in here late at night for dessert. The presentation was amazing. We had the sticky date pudding and the poached pears. Both came with a crumb of toffee and nuts and were served on pieces of slate.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Speedy service, an extensive menu, very good coffee, paper to read, & very affordable. What more could I ask for?

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I stumbled on this place as they had a sign out the front proclaiming cheap breakfast and being of Scottish background I couldn't resist the prospect of a cheap meal. The prices were indeed cheap, but the food, coffee and service were superb. I an here now for my fourth breakfast and I was ushered in by Alex, straight to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Ate again today and had a lovely Salmon main course, Service was very attentive and quick which Ive appreciated a number of times as we're usually looking for an in and out lunch break. The Salmon was well cooked, we were offered cracked pepper and water and bread requests were all easily dealt with. Overall a little noisy, perhaps a... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We had drinks with friends at this venue which also turned into a meal. We sat on the upstairs balcony, we had planned to sit downstairs because we had a disabled person in our group, but they were not opening the bar on the lower level so we were forced to sit upstairs. This became a bit of an issue... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Hard floors and walls cause too much noise for any conversation to be held without almost shouting. We left and had coffee elsewhere (a quieter place) so we could converse. Menu is a bit limited.

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Address: 9 Goldsbrough lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
Cuisine: Australian

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  • Address: 9 Goldsbrough lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Australian

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