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Lip Cafe

) #43 of 54 Restaurants in Ivanhoe Cafe,
226 Waterdale Rd, Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria 3079, Australia
+61 3 9499 1162
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good12%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Sep 14, 2016
“Relaxed brunch time”
Jun 8, 2017
“Very rude waitresses”
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Cafe, Australian
226 Waterdale Rd, Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria 3079, Australia
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Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

I've come here about three times and won't be coming again. The two waitresses are often judgemental and obviously talking about and joking about the customers, which creates a very unfriendly atmosphere. The first two times I came the food and coffee were good but...More

Thank Mira C
Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Tucked amongst a handful of shops in North Ivanhoe I have come to learn which cafes in Ivanhoe are the best for breakfast and lunch and Lip Cafe is definitely number 1. Coffees here are some of the best you'll try and the food is...More

Thank michael d
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Have a relax brunch here today. Fez Lip--Moroccan beans with chorizo, egg and toast. The best way to eat is use your fingers but not knife and folk . It's light taste, not too salty, perfect for me. The cappuccino is really good in right...More

Thank Chowchow Y
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

A really lovely cafe with outside seats. I had the big lip breakfast; was great! The coffee is awesome too, as well as the juices. Been here a few times and never disappointed!

Thank Simon S
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Portuguese tarts are do scrumptious here. Coffee and service excellent and good choice of food Sit indoors or outside and watch the world go by

Thank Anne88888888
Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

Let me say from the outset, there was nothing wrong with anything I had. Coffee was ok perhaps almost good but not hot. I had for brunch one of their breakfast items. A Lip Mushie, I think it was called. Smashed avacado on toast with...More

Thank ShibaInus
Reviewed December 7, 2015

My daughter and I were looking for a place to have a late lunch, and ended up at Lip Cafe. I could have chosen any of the choices on the menu and specials board, they all sounded delicious, and not your usual cafe sandwiches. I...More

Thank Debra D
Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

Have loved this place for lunch in the past for innovative and healthy lunches but think it has slipped a bit. Recent lunch saw a lot of heavier fried and toasted options . Food was nice but less choice and less lovingly prepared. Service also...More

Thank wilkaway
Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Service wasnt great. Staff announced the wrong meal when brought to the table. There were only 3 of us. Not hard to know what plate you are carrying. Food was bland and very overpriced for the quality. My "toasted" sandwich had one charred piece of...More

Thank khamond
Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Excellent coffee. Wonderful donuts and cinnamon scrolls..... It's so difficult choosing which to have. Very friendly staff.

Thank Suesuetonge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cafe, Australian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
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Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 Waterdale Rd, Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria 3079, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Banyule  >  Ivanhoe
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9499 1162
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