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Mad Duck Cafe

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Yarra's Edge | 92 River Esplanade, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
+61 3 9681 8882
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (6 reviews)
“blt” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Yarra's Edge | 92 River Esplanade, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been slightly disappointed generally with the overbearing service in most establishments in Australia. So it was really refreshing to finally discover a place where the service was genuinely friendly and not so horribly intrusive as elsewhere. Add to that the extremely tasty breakfast we...More

Thank Deetee100
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We came here after going to Etihad the previous night needing good coffee and a really nice big breakfast. This place delivered. They were very busy but service was friendly and quick. Food was really nice and fresh and loads of ways to have your...More

Thank Giselle M
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Mad Duck Cafe had such a huge variety of food, I’ll be back to try something different. Service staff were polite and friendly. Coffee was nice and the meal was sitting in front of us within 20 minutes, which was great service!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 26 February 2018

After several bad experiences in this café I gave it one last try, only to get an out of date Soda. I took this back only to be told 'it's okay, it will only taste a little different'. Would not recommend at all. Also highly...More

Thank Linzi B
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Stayed at Docklands for the night, was down from cairns.. I’m gluten intolerant so this was the place to go! So many choices... I had the omelette with mushroom, spinach and cheese with bacon and gluten free bread on the side. My partner had the...More

Thank livelife4now
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Over the past year I've had a number of business and social breakfasts, with a business associate and a good friend of mine. In Summer and Autumn the location and view from the outside tables is absolutely magnificent, one of the best in Melbourne and...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

It has been a while since I’ve visited for a meal at the Mad Duck, service is always good and the food is great. What a great location.

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Can't believe I hadn't noticed this place sooner (I've gone past many times during my lunchtime runs)! Came in for lunch with a work friend. We didn't have to wait too long for our food to arrive. The Hawaiian burger I ordered was massive -...More

Thank Jadranka K
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We caught up with friends for breakfast at the Mad Duck Cafe, Melbourne. Lovely location on the water front, good service, large menu choice and good coffee. Clean, friendly staff, indoor outdoor seating available and even the morning paper if you want to read while...More

Thank AussiesvisitUSA
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Went here for a quick coffee stop and the coffee was excellent, as was the sandwich we got. Great customer service too, would visit again!

Thank FamilyHolidays8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yarra's Edge | 92 River Esplanade, Melbourne, Victoria 3008, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Docklands
  • Neighbourhood: Docklands
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9681 8882
  • E-mail
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