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Shop 4/26 Princess Street, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
9939 6133
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8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent vegetarian food

I have been to this restaurant several times and I have always impressed with the quality and the presentation of the food there (see photos :-) ). I have nothing but full admiration to the chefs there. However, I felt their service quality has been quite inconsistent. For example, sometimes... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2014
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Melbourne, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I cam here for lunch with 5 other friends. Many ordered the "chicken" burger with chips, while I ordered the "duck" with rice and salad. The wait time was acceptable and the food was clean, fresh and tasted nice. My dish was yummy and a good portion size, the burgers looked generous and the haloumi salad with plain bread seemed... More 

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16 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I have been to this restaurant several times and I have always impressed with the quality and the presentation of the food there (see photos :-) ). I have nothing but full admiration to the chefs there. However, I felt their service quality has been quite inconsistent. For example, sometimes services were quite fast and attentive, and sometimes services were... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

This restaurant is close to my home so I've been there a few times, mostly for dinner but also for a Saturday breakfast. It's spacious and has a wall of windows that look over a carpark - good for clandestine people watching, not so good for ambience. The solution - go with good company who you're prepared to talk with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Shop 4/26 Princess Street, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boroondara  >  Kew
  • Phone Number: 9939 6133
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?