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Reel Cafe

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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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1628 Burwood Hwy, Belgrave, Victoria 3160, Australia
+61 3 9754 1055
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Victoria, Australia
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215 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has just not been the same since the current owners took over a couple of years ago, but it is so convenient. My last visit was well over a year ago and once again it was lunch with a friend. It was very quiet and the service was good. We both opted for breakfasts (available till 5pm). My... More 

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Thank EmeraldDiva
Melbourne
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

We went with our 7 and 10 year old. There was something for everyone on the menu. They were very accommodating to our diary needs. The food was delicious. I highly recommend.

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Thank FrequentFlyerAU
Melbourne, Australia
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

I dropped in here on the way to a movie with my kids. I ordered a chai latte with almond milk. I presume they make their own chai as it was very weird tasting. It was almost spicy and like no other chai I've tasted. Can't say anything about other coffee or food but I'd avoid the chai's

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Thank kdee12
Emerald, Australia
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54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

Had an enjoyable half hour or so with a friend while waiting for a film at the Cameo next door. The coffee was good, the light refreshment food was also good. There were a number of people chatting and dining throughout the cafe space and there was importantly a good vibe.

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Thank Rooboy2014
Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

We came here on a very wet late Monday afternoon, great to find a cafe open serving hot food until late. The front area with hard floor and table and chairs is a bit cold but ok for a quick coffee. We wanted food, so were later permitted in the carpeted area, nice and comfortable and cosy with a gas... More 

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Thank Vicki U
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

I've been here about 8 times in the last 5 years or so. Usually I come for a coffee and a treat on tbe way home and for this it is IDEAL. The coffee is good, well and quickly made and the selection of slices, muffins, mini cheesecakes enough to cause some anxiety In choosing the best one. The mixed... More 

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Thank Richard H
Melbourne, Australia
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250 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

I've lived locally for a few years and hadn't been to the reel cafe as I believed it to be suited to the cinema crowd next door. I was happily proven wrong! The staff were lovely and checked in on how we were going during our meal. My dining partner enjoyed the arancini and pork belly while I ordered the... More 

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Thank Partlyblonde
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016

It started off badly with the toilet supposedly blocked half and hour ago by a babies hat, so we used the facilities in the cinema. The waitress didn't bring enough glasses, so we got some from the next table, when our water bottle ran out we had to search for another. The waitress took our kids order which was linguini... More 

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Thank Sonja G
Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2016

Thanks for our amazing dinner for our special occasion. Thinking where should we go where the atmosphere and food is terrific.. You guys didn't disappoint! Fantastic.. we loved our dinner..it was awesome! We'll be back!

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Thank Missy902
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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308 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Very good coffee preceded a delicious lunch for two. One meal from the breakfast menu, and the other, a pie from the luncheon options, were very enjoyable and filling. Wait staff were charming.

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Thank Joan A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1628 Burwood Hwy, Belgrave, Victoria 3160, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Yarra Valley  >  Belgrave
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9754 1055

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