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Fresh on Charles

178 Charles Street, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61363314299
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Ranked #40 of 225 Restaurants in Launceston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $20
Cuisines: Vegan, Vegetarian
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Fresh on Charles also has two apartments for short term rental and a flexible back space for events and functions.
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  • English first
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English first
Launceston, Australia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

I had coffee and brunch off the menu at Fresh this morning, the staff were friendly and quick to take care of me when I walked in. My coffee came minutes after I ordered it. The coffee was strong and the perfect temperature, with the right amount of bitterness to it. I also ordered the brushcetta, but the orders got... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Went for breakfast a few weeks ago, have been before and its been great, new owners since then I think. Service was slow, was not busy, was about to get up to go order then a member of staff saw me and told me it was table service, they were in the process of changing their menu so my initially... More

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Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

You don't have to be vegetarian or vegan to eat here. If you are health conscious there are some great options. I enjoyed the corn fritters with feta schmear( rather than the aioli and tomato relish that the menu offers)- but I was offered either accompaniment when I ordered. My husband enjoyed the lentil special served with couscous. Both meals... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The potstickers and salad were amazing - spicy, crunchy and SOOOO YUMMY highly recommended. I also chai which had been freshly ground

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

My mum took me here with my BF. Mum and I are allergic to dairy and wheat. Had lots of options. I had the corn fritters. Delicious! Slightly jealous of mum's roast veg salad with quinoa due to its super portion size. BF was happy with chilli beans despite no meat. Service was friendly but slow. Cool atmosphere and vibe.... More

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Launceston, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I took a vegetarian visitor here for breakfast and we were both wowed! I had a vegetarian hash with beans and poached eggs. It was complex and somehow simple all at once. I ate every bit of it and was perfectly full. Well presented, friendly waitstaff, cool atmosphere.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Out with a group of vegetarian friends for dinner with non vegetarian hubbie in tow. Lets just say, when there are only 8 choices on the menu (and thats in total) it does limit ones choices. Having said that, what we had was very nice (can recommend the fried rice & veg). However, I think that customers shouldnt have to... More

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Burnie, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Vegetarian cafe with little or no scope for other eaters other than vegan etc. Coffe was cold service was mediochre and not somewhere i would rush to go to again.

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Adelaide, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This is a vegetarian cafe and had great options that we hadn't seen before like a warm grape juice drink which was particularly tasty. It is decked out with retro furnishings with free wifi as well. Also liked the community noticeboard that had heaps of info about what was happening about town.

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Sydney
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I was referred to Fresh for breakfast which opens at 0830; so gentleman's hours. Nevertheless, the mainly organic menu was excellent and especially the Sweet potato and zucchini fritters with soft poached eggs on the side. A little pricey but that didn't matter when you hit the quality of the food. Happily go back and perhaps try something else as... More

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