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Caffe e Torta

314 Little Collins St., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (Melbourne CBD)
(03) 9650 1915
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Ranked #314 of 3,976 restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Australian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Neighborhood: Melbourne CBD
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Neighborhood: Melbourne CBD
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English first
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

What a wonderful cafe! We strolled through the Royal Arcade & this was waiting at the end for us :-) Fantastic food & coffee. The staff were very upbeat & very attentive.

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Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I stumbled into this caffe in Little Collins St after a hard morning of shopping and found the friendliness of the staff and cozy atmosphere of the café really inviting. The hot veggie soup and coffee hit the spot. When the waiter saw me taking a photo of his red Vespa outside the shop, he took my camera and took... More

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

First I test the coffee, then I order the food. 10/10 on both fronts. The owner recommended the Italiano Breakfast which was great and once again in my 30 year marriage, my wife boasted that she found this cafe on a previous trip to Melbourne. You know the drill guys, their always right no matter what. I left 4 Piccolo's... More

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Broadbeach, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

Great service, delicious breakfast and the best coffee we've had in a long time. So good we returned the same day for coffee and cake.

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Brisbane, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Attentive staff seated me and took the order swiftly followed by prompt delivery. I had breakfast here a well presented mushroom concoction and the BEST chocolate Brownie I have ever had.it melted in the mouth and so chocolatey! The only downside was. The smoker outside the arcade which wafted in my way.

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Orbost, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Stopped by for latte yesterday. It was served cool. I sent it back expecting a fresh latte made at the right temperature. Replacement was the same coffee reheated with steam. When I paid, the manager (?) asked me if the coffee was ok I replied that it I expected it to be much better than it was. He stated that... More

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Renmark
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We visit Melbourne at least once a year and have always visited the cafe and had the most outstanding coffee - until last year. Thought it may have just been a bad day but, sadly, went again 21/05/14 and the coffee was just ordinary and rather tasteless. The place has lost its mojo - it used to be run with... More

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Sydney, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Facing a lane in central Melbourne it's hard to miss as you can see customers sitting at the small front window under their painted sign. Service is friendly. Prices reasonable. The ricotta on bread was a unique option compared to many similar cafes.

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Busselton, Australia
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100 reviews 100 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Love this caffe. located at the end of the Royal Arcade (where they sell the best macaroons I might add... ) This wonderful family traditional cafe/restaurant is verrrry nice, open at 730am for breakfast it was a treat, I love the decor very nice and welcoming and a photographers dream..lovely cake selection and just a lovely place to visit if... More

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Sydney, Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

We dropped in here for a quick lunch and had a couple of smoothies with a very tasty Spanokopita and salad. The staff were very friendly and service was quick and efficient, unfortunately only in Melbourne for the weekend so couldn't have the full deal. We got annoyed at a couple of the cafes in the arcades where you actually... More

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