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Cafe Andiamo

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Central Business District
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36-38 Degraves Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 8060
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7:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great location with lots happening. Chose this place as we could escape the smokers outside and it was quaint and authentic. Waitress great and recommended a great dish. Food cooked fresh as we had to wait but enjoyed the atmosphere and wine while doing that. Worth the wait. Huge meals and very nice. Hope to return.

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Thank Maria C
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Navigating the inside tables once there's more than a few people there can be a challenge. I struggled to get out from my table against the wall on the weekend, with every table occupied Breakfast on the weekend is a more enjoyable experience than during the week, basically because of the (I found) irritating "greeter" during the week who insists... More 

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Thank RTWFF
Sydney, Australia
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170 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is one of those perfect little laneway cafes ripe for lazy eating and people watching. It's just off Flinders Street and has a good stretch of cafes on both sides of the pedestrian laneway with tables under umbrellas in the middle of the street. This cafe has tables inside, outside and in the centre strip. We chose one inside... More 

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Thank ozallens
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I used to love this place. It was my affordable guilty pleasure. I would bring friends and family for coffee, brunch and dinner. Today I thought of this place while out with a friend and opted for a pescatore pasta priced at 24.50 to share, probably followed by cakes and coffee. The waiter offered linguini, penne or gnocchi for the... More 

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Thank Catalina G
Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2 minutes walk from Flinders Street Station, this is the ideal place for an early midweek breakfast when in town. The service and food are excellent and the coffee, I had a long black, is rich and full of flavour. The seating inside can be a little cramped, but there is always ample seating in the laneway, where you take... More 

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Thank chriscallaghan62
Bath, United Kingdom
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393 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for lunch on a Monday. It is in Degraves Street, which is a good people watching setting, and prices are reasonable, particularly for central Melbourne. It was quite busy, and we sat at the outdoor tables, which was nice. The waitresses were nice and gave me a box for my left overs. My dad said his pasta... More 

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Thank Jen R
Gold Coast, Australia
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good quality well priced food, great atmosphere and excellent service. We had the pork and fennel sausage and calamari for entree which was delicious followed by a traditional capricciosa pizza which was very nice. Really enjoyable!

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Thank juliealexei
Singapore, Singapore
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Portions are huge It is crowded Service staff are very pleasant Food wise- we had breakfast. It was average but value for money cos of portions.

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Thank j562016
TJNOMADI
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

awesome pizza at this authentic Italian cafe..pizza and coffee..what more does one need?? ...oh more pizza and coffee! don't miss this place on buzzing Degraves st, Melbourne, one of the better choices on this busy busy strip.

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Thank Tjgnosis
Perth, Australia
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319 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Degraves Street, which is a busy ''Al fresco'' food lane right in the middle of Melbourne (Off Flinders Street) boasts dozens of eateries and you can have your pick of a variety of ethnic cuisines. The Andiamo is nothing flash but it serves up a great selection of great and tasty Italian specialities. Degraves Street is always busy and unless... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36-38 Degraves Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 8060

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

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Neighborhood Profile
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques, throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You never quite know what you’ll find around the next corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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