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The Village Cafe

) #2 of 4 Coffee & Tea in Balwyn #34 of 74 Places to Eat in Balwyn $$ - $$$ Cafe,
2/74 Doncaster Rd,, Balwyn, Boroondara, Victoria 3104, Australia
+61 3 9859 8111
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“poached eggs” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
7:00 am - 5:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, Australian
$$ - $$$
2/74 Doncaster Rd,, Balwyn, Boroondara, Victoria 3104, Australia
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Reviewed May 26, 2017

A really good smashed avocado breakfast. The mushrooms were big and flavoursome. Hasbrowns were ok but the rest was very good.

Thank Zazzy10
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Decided on a late breakfast with a friend and at 11.00am on an overcast autumn morning, tables were available. As you walk into the Cafe an explosion of sweet cakes & pastries welcome you. Yes it's noisy, but not at an annoying level. Being my...More

Thank Viviann B
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Dependable breakfast and decent service...very loud though and not a lot of room to move around. The coffee is pretty good.

Thank AnitaHugg
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast - don't go past the smashed avocado - it's the bomb! Coffee was superb, service family-perfect. Simply brilliant!

Thank plateup
Reviewed March 8, 2017

The welcoming, bustling atmosphere of the cafe is apparent when you walk in. The service staff are friendly and professional, you feel like you know each other even though you have just met. The smashed avocado with feta and bacon was full of flavour, with...More

Thank Alison L
Reviewed December 30, 2016

This is our local cafe and our family go back to it again and again. The Di Bella coffee is superb. The staff are friendly and helpful. The menu selection is enormous, with great daily specials. The food is really, really good. I eat a...More

Thank PAE63
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Everything on the menu here sounded amazing and I was torn between ordering from the menu or getting something from their very extensive range of cabinet food which all looked amazing. I ended up ordering the Village Special which was poached eggs on lovely multigrain...More

Thank Danielle1363
Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Today I called into this cafe for a coffee and cake, it was 4,15 pm many of the tables were not cleaned however as I was the only customer thought the service would be quick Not so . Coffee and cake delivered around 10 mins...More

1  Thank Judith W
Reviewed September 29, 2016

friendly service, fast, great food, clean and comfortable, the owner is on the premises. great selection of food, good location

Thank olderaustralian
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

If you're after a great drop of coffee and feed, this is the cafe to visit! It doesn't stop there! Packed with friendly service will make you fall in love with the place and you'll be wanting to come again and again! The Village Cafe...More

Thank Tung L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2/74 Doncaster Rd,, Balwyn, Boroondara, Victoria 3104, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boroondara  >  Balwyn
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9859 8111
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