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Tin Pot Cafe

248 St Georges Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3068, Australia
(03) 9481 5312
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Ranked #775 of 4,009 restaurants in Melbourne
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Most recent review
- Aug 16, 2014
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

Great for tasty meals with a bit of a twist. The service can be a little slow however the food is great.

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Melbourne, Australia
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94 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Tin Pot is perfect for a lazy all day breakfast at weekends. It's on the corner of Scotchmer St and St Georges Rd, the 112 tram stops right outside. It is very North Fitzroy with quirky art and furniture. There's great coffee and juices, plus eggs benedict or Florentine, or you can go the whole hog and have the big... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I've eaten here for brekkie, lunch and dinner and have always been satisfied! The menu is reasonably comprehensive for any time of the day, and the ambience is very relaxed (and is child friendly). Sometimes the small tables for two aren't large enough if you have two plates and condiments and tea pots filling the area, but it just adds... More

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Classic Melbourne café: retro furniture, relaxed atmosphere, range of good light meals or cakes. Central location to meet friends for a catch up. Don't miss the opportunity to get some groceries from the fantastic supermarket opposite!

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Melbourne, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Dom and Lydio,brothers, are always welcoming and the staff include some helpful regulars, with a fair through-flow of waiting staff. The cafe has been going a long time - it's shabby but chic. The food is generally excellent and well served-brekkies, lunches, and a few experimental dishes. Coffee, excellent, well up to Melbourne standards. I go here every week. The... More

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Ivanhoe, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Overall a really relaxed experience. Went for breakfast. A nice cozy cafe, the staff were really friendly, the service was spot on, the coffee was great and didnt have to wait too long for our food to come out. A great place to have a relaxed bit to eat.

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2011

Tin Pot is what I consider a terrific local cafe to be. It's within walking distance of my house, it's large enough to fit lots of cafe-goers, and small enough to be cosy. They has a big shared table and lots of smaller tables, and the decor is Inner-Northside-Shabby-Vintage with interesting art on the walls. Although lunch and dinner or... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2009

Good for breakfasr

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2008

Did a runner from hear many years ago. Great value!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2008

Good breakfast, kid friendly.

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