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43-45 Spensley St, Melbourne, Victoria 3068, Australia
(03) 9482 4180
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English first
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

This is a local institution. I go almost every Saturday for breakfast. The coffee is hit and miss, but the menu is good, and the blackboard specials are frequently updated. Prices are a little high, but I suppose that reflects the inner suburb price range these days.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Impeccable food. Had a to-die-for breakfast with a friend who lives nearby. The meal was great, coffee also very good. Could easily of had most things on the menu as they have added extra goodness on most plates. However, my friend and i sat outside, and we weren't served for a very long time. The boss/managers seemed lovely but the... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I was taken here by a family friend on the way back from healesville sanctuary. we sat in the sit down restaurant area at the back. I can honestly say that the flavours in the meals were delicious. 3 courses later and very comfortably full, but not carb overloaded, a very happy customer!

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013 via mobile

I had the French toast with mascarpone and berries. While the toast itself was good the berries were disgusting and inedible as they were defrosted, tasteless and, frankly horrible. I asked for maple syrup, which surprisingly didn't come with the meal. Coffee is good, but the most expensive I've found in Melbourne, service is hit and miss, stood for over... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

My friend suggested a late brekky at this delightful restaurant hidden away in Clifton Hill. We had a excellent meal with relaxed atmosphere. Food was well prepared and good quality. Try this for something deliciously different.

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East Brunswick
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

This cafe just goes from strength to strength. They have recently changed hands and it's amazing that while the food started out fantastic with the founding owner (2 owners ago) and each owner has built on it and improved the food so now it's outstanding, and so reasonable. The only thing that is stopping the cafe from getting 5 stars... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2010

A small cafe that epitomizes the local cafe scene. Friendly staff, good food, the place where Clifton Hill residents can be found on weekends. Try the mixed berry smoothy for a meal in itself.

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Address: 43-45 Spensley St, Melbourne, Victoria 3068, Australia
Phone Number: (03) 9482 4180
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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