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Richmond Hill Cafe & Larder

48-50 Bridge Road | Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria 3121, Australia
+61 3 9421 2808
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Ranked #190 of 4,140 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $9 - $19
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: Richmond Hill Cafe & Larder is one of Melbourne's most established cafes - housed in a carefully restored Victorian building dating from 1860, on one of Melbourne's busiest shopping strips, Bridge Road.
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Ringwood, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

What is it about sitting next to a window in a cafe? It's just cosy and often more .... personal space. We asked for the one remaining window seat at Richmond Hill, " Sorry it's reserved" . Fair enough. Well 10 minutes later the same waitress says"Would you like a window seat?" I nearly fell off my chai latte! You... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

After an absence (interstate) of several years, we were delighted to find that the standards hadn't slipped - despite a couple of changes of ownership. Our family group enjoyed a wonderful lunch, with very good food and wines. The friendly, efficient staff also did a great job. Finally, we had to pay an obligatory visit to the cheese room -... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I went to lunch there this week with a friend, it was once our favourite place. It is obviously under new management. The menu was disappointing, it being summertime, we expected the usual lovely cool salads.Alas, choice was very limited, so we settled for Fish and Chips, both good but not a scrap of salad, thankfully it was served with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Every trip to Melbourne is not complete unless we visit Richmond Hill Larder for either breakfast or lunch. Their breakfasts are modern and have subtle flavours that bring out the best in the fresh produce - corn fritters - YUM!! Love their charcouterie boards using their cheeses from the larder and freshly sliced meats. The salads for lunch are amazing!!!

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Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Had a wonderful lunch, homemade hamburger and great coffee. I wouldn't hesitate in going back or recommending the place. If you can get a seat outside all the better!

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Melbourne, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Love excellent service, impeccable food every time and honestly best coffee ever! I love how you can book on weekends Forget all the hipster Melbourne cafe, this is by far my favourite weekend brunch/lunch spot Must try: Baghdad eggs, cheesy toast and prawn salad!

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New York City, New York
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56 reviews 56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We used to come here regularly. The traffic has made the trip from Bayside a fifty minute ordeal. The cues were gone ,as were the fast and stroppy waiters. The toasted breads with the charcuterie board were ok. Cornichons,chutneys ,olives straight out of bottles. Cold cuts of the Woolworths Supermarket variety. Alas their liver parfait bloody and cream whipped with... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

The ambience is wonderful. The cheese offer is outstanding. The Charcuterie board is lovely as is the fish. The vegetarian offer leaves a bit to be desired but is adequate. It's a really nice place to be.

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Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I visit this busy Bridge Road institution most of me trips to melbourne from Sydney and this was no exception. We arrived about 11am to meet old friends we hadn't seen for many years and our booking placed us near the front window with plenty of room and comfortable seating. The service was friendly and regular and the menu had... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

It is many months since I last visited here. It was always on my favourite list for weekend breakfast when I visited Melbourne. Although still quite good it is not what it once was. The service has slipped a little and the food is not quite as sharp. Much the same menu but the food is not quite. Still quite... More 

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Additional Information about Richmond Hill Cafe & Larder

Address: 48-50 Bridge Road | Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria 3121, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 9421 2808
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 9 - 19
Cuisine: Contemporary

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