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428 Malvern Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
+61 3 9510 8336
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“hotcakes” (4 reviews)
“avocado smash” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
Australian, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
428 Malvern Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here last Sunday for a very late brunch with my wife and kids (adults). Great service, excellent food which not only looked good but was tasty too. I don't need to write much because that's all you need. I'd go there again with pleasure!

Thank JustDecentFood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch there for a friend's 50th birthday. Lovely venue, the booths are a good idea, little bit noisy with the tiled floors, but big open space, friendly staff, very helpful. Food was delicious. We could easily hear ourselves chat away, just aware of the...More

Thank barbarajandrews
Reviewed March 6, 2018

great coffee great service and great food make this place a must breakfast is amazing - so next time you are in the area give this place a go

Thank Christiane P
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Great position, size and staff but it just seems to lack that welcoming atmosphere that other venues offer.

Thank bfprice
Reviewed February 8, 2018

My husband and I have had breakfast here many times. The food and coffee has always been consistently good. My husband always orders the same; scrambled eggs and avocado. I've tried the omelette, pancakes and porridge - all delicious but the porridge, which was a...More

Thank BaliY
Reviewed January 17, 2018

I'm sorry that I can't give this place better marks. The food and beverages were pleasing, but the serving staff appeared to have little experience and even less training. In particular, they all appeared to suffer from absence of peripheral vision - a wave to...More

Thank PeterFrance
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

As an avid Curiosity Show watcher when I was a kid I love experiments. So I did one on the new Coffee cup sizes. A large coffee is now a tall cup that is skinnier but guess what, it's only about 2% bigger than the...More

Thank RateNReview
HobbaManagement, Manager at Hobba, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

Hi there. We in no way mislead our customers with our coffee cup sizes. A regular sized coffee cup is in an 8oz cup, a large coffee cup is in a 12 oz cup. The taller cup which we have introduced is a 12 oz...More

Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed our visit here. We arrived for Brunch - quite a busy morning. But great service, and food was good. Nice variety. A great place to eat

Thank Antoinette B
Reviewed December 11, 2017

coming from 16yrs of Hospitality service, this place was a total let down. The young waitress was efficient. My Ice Long Black came out with a weird film (coagulated) top on it, also had a bitter taste. I scraped some off onto the plate, and...More

Thank ToorakFoodie
HobbaManagement, Public Relations Manager at Hobba, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

Hi there. We're sorry to hear about your experience. Our team pride ourselves on our excellent customer service and food and drink offerings. Could you please email the date and time of your visit including any other important information to hobba@hobba.com.au so we can investigate...More

Reviewed November 15, 2017

Had a great lunch here, the service was great and the food was too. The inside is very cool and really enjoyed our meal here

Thank vampslayer01
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March 20, 2018|
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Response from Christiane P | Reviewed this property |
its not so much noisy rather busy with people talking sitting in the back is fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 428 Malvern Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Stonnington  >  Prahran
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9510 8336
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