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James Street Bakery and Cafe

10 James St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
+61 3 5221 3909
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“macaroons” (7 reviews)
“corn cakes” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
10 James St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

We went with a bunch of friends after seeing the Archibalds. The food is pretty decent without being exceptional. Or pretentious and that's a good thing. The staff are friendly and the service is good. I had corncakes and egg from the breakfast menu and...More

Thank rjimlad
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

After a rough sail on the spirit we needed a good wholesome gluten free family breakfast in geelong on our way to the GOR and we found it!!! Big breakfast is just that, poached eggs cooked perfect with all the essentials and the relish delicious....More

Thank tas1972ls
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Visiting Geelong for a sporting event. Had a lovely breakfast at James Street Bakery and Cafe. Efficient service and good choice of options. All 6 of us enjoyed our meals, tasted delicious, would recommend.

Thank travelbugsgotme2
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

This cafe has a lovely feel to it, and we experienced quick service, and a very friendly waitress, nothing was too much trouble. Food came out quick, and was well presented, using quality ingredients, and tasted fresh and delicious.

Thank 910corinne
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

One excellent cauliflower and corn chowder and one superb baked vegetable and goats cheese tart with salad. Both meals served with a slice of delicious sourdough bread and a knob of butter. Two very good Genovese coffees. Water brought to the table. Clean plates, cutlery...More

Thank ArkBright
Reviewed August 8, 2017

What a great place to visit. The service was excellent, the food is fantastic & the coffee was amazing. A must place to go, will be definitely returning

Thank Sue D
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

What a cool place to have brekky..loved the menu... hard to choose actually...funky cool venue in the heart of geelong city centre...the cakes n pastries looked amazing...relaxed atmosphere...staff super friendly...down one of the many cute laneways of geelong

1  Thank celeste2363
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and great coffee. I didn't dine there but the food looked delicious both savoury and sweet. Very popular.

1  Thank Suzanne P
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Frequented James Street Bakery for breakfast, old school decor without clutter. Great atmosphere. Always bustling. Food was excellent, very good presentation on the corn cakes. Lovely coffee. Will come again.

2  Thank golfcart11
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

We popped into town briefly a local recommended this place for breakfast. I groaned inwardly when they said "bakery" I just didn't feel like the usual bakery food for breakfast. I'm so glad we went anyway. We had a lovely breakfast, plenty of variety both...More

1  Thank Hajnalkatl
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ketaelga
July 28, 2017|
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Response from Trishoh | Property representative |
Hi Kim. We do hold a select number of high teas per year. We serve a variety of finger sandwiches and other savoury delights as well as plain and fruit scones and a great selection of sweet delicacies. The cost is $50 per... More
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Kathy T
April 2, 2016|
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Response from Trishoh | Property representative |
Hi Kathy we are open Monday to Friday 7am til 4pm and Saturday 8am til 3pm. Closed Sunday's. We have our opening hours, information and menu on our website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 James St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  City of Greater Geelong  >  Geelong
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5221 3909
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