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145 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
(03) 9650 9237
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
cheap yummy breakfast!

Walked past looking for breakfast and saw the breakfast special for eggs benedict! It was very yummy! Loved it. Plus the coffee i had was fantastic!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
Lyse87
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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Was good for a cheap breakfast. Very greasy though. Didn't like the strange sausages they serve for breakfast. Not the best, not the worst. Better places to eat

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Went here tonight for the second time within the last week. Amazing customer service where they will go out of their way to make sure your needs are catered for. Our drinks were forgotten while dining in, however to compensate they insisted we take them away at no charge. My partners burger was doubled in size (patties, bacon and cheese)... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Walked past looking for breakfast and saw the breakfast special for eggs benedict! It was very yummy! Loved it. Plus the coffee i had was fantastic!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Was walking late night in Swanston and at the 1st look it will not attract you. It is a pretty old style decor & ambience. Was pretty hungry & was looking for some good vegetarian snacks late night and bumped upon this. It had Veg Spring rolls & potato cakes. I ordered for 2 each & even for 2 pieces... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I have been there twice in the last month for a hamburger and drink. There is a reasonable selection of hamburgers and other foods. The first hamburger I had was fairly bland and looked and tasted like it had been prepared earlier. The second time I went the burger was freshly cooked on a fresh roll and was nice to... More 

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

What a horrible place. I purchased a scoopon voucher without knowing what the place was like (as we come from a different state and just over for a weekend) and pretty much forfeited it. Sat in a booth with grubby too low chairs on one side and the other the side was falling appart. Stuffing coming out of the booth,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Visited with a voucher. For those that are used to the plastic modern facades that dominate fast food joints, you probably walked straight past this place without even a second glance. Decorated in the 1960's and probably the last time this place saw the bristley end of a paint brush, the inside is more of a place you expect to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I suspect this place has been sold to new owners. Whoever is running it simply has no idea how to run a business, especially a cafe. Inside the cafe itself there are now garish blue and red lights which alternate flashing - red then blue then red then blue etc. running down the centre - major headache creation. If you're... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Along Swanston Street there are two cafe bars that are almost the same in everyway, with the exception of the location of the bar. One of them is the Swanston Walk Cafe, the other is this one. In a way it is difficult to compare the two because they are so alike, at least in my opinion. However, I don't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Found this awesome little diner in Swanston Street, love the service, for quick. The food is super yummy and very reasonably priced for Melbourne.

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  • Address: 145 Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: (03) 9650 9237

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