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Best Café restaurants in South Melbourne


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A photo of Code Black Coffee - South Melbourne restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Café • South Melbourne
This is the latest addition to our Code Black Coffee family serving South Melbourne brunch on the daily.The premier location for coffee in South Melbourne, this is people watching at its best. Enjoy the vibe of the South Melbourne Markets in style while sipping your favourite specialty coffee. We offer a full a-la-carte menu serving up the tastiest brunch dishes and finest single origins this side of the CBD.
A photo of Time Out Fed Square restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Café • Melbourne CBD
Booked 6 times today
Time Out Fed Square is a renowned restaurant for its outstanding Café cuisine. Patrons consistently praise the eatery, with one regular stating, "About the sixth time I’ve eaten there, so that in itself shows how highly I think of Time Out". The restaurant is lauded for its excellent, friendly service, efficiently delivered and delicious food, not to mention the relaxing atmosphere. The menu is described as having "a great variety and caters to a range of tastes". Moreover, it is appreciated for its convenience, especially before shows or events, and the competitive pricing also makes it a popular choice. Multiple visitors have expressed their plans to return, with one saying "I’d certainly revisit Time Out... I’m probably going to book again for next week". With scrumptious food, delicious drinks, and fabulous service, this restaurant is highly recommended for those seeking a memorable Café culinary experience.
A photo of Rococo St Kilda restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Café • St Kilda
Booked 38 times today
Rococo St Kilda in Melbourne is widely acclaimed for its excellent Italian cuisine. The restaurant excels in serving up traditional Italian dishes, such as Spaghetti with Chargrilled Seafood and Spaghetti Meatballs, which are often mentioned as favourites by regular patrons. Diners consistently compliment the food for its authentic flavor, presentation, and excellence in quality. The restaurant's friendly and professional staff, along with its warm atmosphere, add to its appeal. As reflected in the reviews, Rococo St Kilda offers exquisite dining experiences to both locals and theatre-goers alike, providing timely and courteous service and taking the time to cater to specific dietary needs.
A photo of Rococo Hawthorn restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Café • Hawthorn
Booked 29 times today
Rococo Hawthorn, located in Melbourne, is a popular spot well-known for its authentic Italian cuisine. The eatery receives high praise for its excellent food, remarkable service, and cozy ambiance. Patrons laud the garlic bread as the best in Melbourne, and dishes like duck ragu, gnocchi, and chicken risotto are much admired. Many visitors have commended the extensive menu which includes vegan options and a wide variety of drinks, plus the generous portions and attentiveness to dietary requirements. Reviews also highlight the venue's vibrant atmosphere, quick service, and beautiful decor, making it a perfect spot for special occasions and casual outings alike.
A photo of Jardin Tan restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Café • Melbourne CBD
Booked 2 times today
Jardin Tan, with its splendid setting in the Botanical Gardens, offers an exquisite Vietnamese dining experience. The restaurant has garnered high praise for its authentic and delicious Vietnamese-inspired cuisine. Reviewers frequently highlight the great service, ambiance, and food quality. Patrons particularly enjoyed the vegetarian Vietnamese pancake, the build-your-own bao, and the beef coconut curry. Overall, guests appreciated Jardin Tan's excellent service and accommodating staff, who readily handle dietary requirements. The restaurant's outdoor setting is a hit, especially for events like high tea, birthdays, and even puppy parties. Jardin Tan leaves a memorable impression on its guests, making it a sought-after venue for any occasion.
A photo of Flovie Florist Cafe restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Café • Carlton
Booked 12 times today
Flovie Florist Cafe is a celebrated gem in the Australian culinary scene renowned for its exceptional food and friendly service. Reviewers testify to its distinctive ambiance, which includes enticing floral decor that adds to the dining experience. The cuisine is as visually appealing as it is delicious, with special mentions of the hot chocolates made with superb quality chocolate, and the crispy eggs Benny. The staff have been noted to be attentive, friendly, and extremely accommodating, with an emphasis on providing personalized service. In addition, the restaurant is commended for its great price points. The reviews depict Flovie Florist Cafe as more than just a restaurant - it's a delightful dining experience.
A photo of Old Man Drew restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Café • Ascot Vale
Booked 25 times today
Located in the heart of Melbourne, Old Man Drew is highly acclaimed for its authentic café cuisine. Customers rave about their incredible experience, with praise for the delicious food, friendly, professional staff and management and the quick service. One reviewer even shared how she was treated like a VIP. The café's charming Victorian aesthetics, relaxing garden, and outstanding ambience make it a perfect spot to relish high tea or enjoy a leisurely brunch with family and friends. With such glowing reviews, it's no wonder Old Man Drew comes highly recommended. Whether it's for a special occasion or a casual catch-up, Old Man Drew certainly delivers.
A photo of Two Birds One Stone restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Café • South Yarra
Booked 4 times today
Two Birds One Stone, a cherished eatery located in South Yarra, is highly applauded for its excellent Café cuisine. Patrons describe the food as "insanely good," "consistently delicious," and beautifully presented. The staff are lauded for their friendly, attentive, and accommodating service, even when the café is bustling. Customers also hold the café's coffee in high regard, declaring it as "the best around." The warm ambiance and thoughtful décor add to the overall dining experience. Safety measures like checking vaccine certificates are appreciated, enhancing the café's reputation. The consistent praise guarantees that Two Birds One Stone is a worthy destination for scrumptious food and coffee.
A photo of Ten Square Cafe restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Café • Melbourne CBD
Booked 3 times today
Ten Square Cafe, located in the food lovers' quarter of Hardware Lane, is the epitome of great Australian cuisine. It boasts excellent service, a perfect atmosphere, and deliciously "instagrammable" food. Customers hailed their chilli crab scrambled eggs and vegan dishes like vegan waffles as delightful, with one customer stating, "I don't know how they put so much flavor into our dishes, but I relished every bite!" The barista's artistry has been praised for adding a unique touch to the lattes. They've also been recognized for excellent Vegan options, making it a go-to place for a range of dietary preferences. With consistently high-quality food, service, and coffee, Ten Square Cafe promises an unforgettable dining experience.
A photo of Humble Rays restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Café • Carlton
Booked 10 times today
Humble Rays is an outstanding Café cuisine restaurant highly praised in the heart of Melbourne. The café receives consistent rave reviews for its amazing brunch offerings, delectable coffee, and unique menu choices. Reviewers cannot help but recommend Humble Rays, with delicious dishes like egg's Ben and the forever French toast being favorites. It's not just the food that keeps customers returning, the friendly, attentive staff and the relaxed atmosphere contribute to a great dining experience. Whether you're a foodie, a coffee lover, or just someone looking for a laid-back place to catch up with friends, Humble Rays is the place to be.
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