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Hog's Breath Cafe

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Shop 2209, Knox Ozone Shopping Centre | 509 Burwood Hwy, Wantirna, Victoria 3152, Australia
03 9887 4555
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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We went to the Hogs Breaths cafe and had the Ribs.. Very nice ...Not the Best i have had But nice!!!... The place was clean and great staff... Not sure if i would go back!... because of the price it was very expensive!... Cheers Winston.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We went to the Hogs Breaths cafe and had the Ribs.. Very nice ...Not the Best i have had But nice!!!... The place was clean and great staff... Not sure if i would go back!... because of the price it was very expensive!... Cheers Winston.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We visited our first Hogs Breath in Qld over 20 years ago, so were very happy when they opened in Victoria. My in-laws live near Knox so we introduced them to Hogs Breath. We weren't sure if 80 year olds would like it, however much to our surprise they loved it and we go there for dinner nearly every time... More 

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Glen Waverley, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Wow, I've been to a couple of different Hog's Breath restaurants, but this was the first time to the Wantirna/Knox premise, and I've got to say It's the best I've been to, ever! It was a Friday night, and so it was busy and there was a little wait. The staff were very accomodating though, and we waited in the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I have come here a number of times although my last visit was very disappointing. We waited almost an hour for food which came out cold, the curly fries were luke warm at best. The staff member was friendly although doesn't really make up for waiting such a long time in between the entree and mains. Service for drinks was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

I go here often with friends, the food is what you expect, doesn't blow you away, still nice, service is good, a strong point for them. Menu is over priced I believe, you can end up paying $40-50 on a steak, which is a very average steak may I add.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Have been quite a number of times. They do a good steak, though very over-priced. Love their curly fries of course, seasoned well and perfect crunch. It's usually quite a long wait tho. Staff are pretty friendly

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I am now convinced that there are no better steaks in the world than Hog's Breath Cafes - now a frequent visitor we have also attended a few of their cafes ranging from Surfers Paradise to Tamworth to Wagga Wagga to Wantirna (Melbourne)...no complaints whatsoever.Looking foirward to our next visit.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I have come here on numerous occasions since 2009 and can say that this particular Hog's Breath has never failed me through their service or food. The service is always fun, quirky and helpful and the food is always great (especially the ribs). It is not by any means fancy, but it is delicious and has a great atmosphere.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Whilst on holiday, I went to this place with family after church, was a blast! the friendly staff and yummy food hit the spot! the Cider menu was off the charts! The ambience was amazing, the kids love this place!! will definitely recommend this place and will return!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

A friend and I visited one night for dinner and some drinks. I ordered one of their chicken burgers and It was very nice. I had the cocktails 'Yes!', 'Bam!' and a 'Paradise Passion Punch'. They were delicious!! The staff here were also very nice and helpful. I enjoyed the music they played in the background and the way the... More 

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  • Address: Shop 2209, Knox Ozone Shopping Centre | 509 Burwood Hwy, Wantirna, Victoria 3152, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Wantirna
  • Phone Number: 03 9887 4555

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  • Cuisine: Australian

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