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Cafe Excello

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Central Business District
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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99 Spring St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 0990
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East Maitland, Australia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

While staying at the Sheraton, went out for Breakfast and found this cafe nearby. Great food and coffee. My poached eggs were perfect. A window seat is recommended so as to watch the world go by.

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Thank keithcW1265CS
Hong Kong, China
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37 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there for breakfast, nice and reasonable price. Staff are friendly and definitely a good place for breakfast

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Thank Rita L
Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this little cafe whilst visiting Melbourne with my family. We chose this establishment as an alternative to the buffet breakfast at the hotel we were staying. It was exactly what we were after. Fast service, and quality food and coffee at a reasonable price. Don't expect anything fancy, but I couldn't fault this place. Cappuccino was made how... More 

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Thank Danny G
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89 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great little find if you want a quick bite before a show or any other thing come to that. Just right next to the Windsor Hotel in Melbourne, this little cafe is a great place to meet friends, for a quick meeting before a major to meeting to organise things or just sit and enjoy breakfast, brunch, lunch.... More 

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Thank Dianne S
Uga, Spain
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494 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 374 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Over cooked and excessively salty pie, outside seating caters to smokers so you must walk through their smoke while exiting and entering the restaurant. People complaining about smoke.

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1 Thank whitepointer
Brisbane, Australia
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast and enjoyed it. Good coffee and excellent value - not CBD prices at all. A large takeaway coffee for $3.70?! No wonder it was well patronized on a Sunday morning. No reason I won't be back next time I'm in Melbourne.

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Thank HappyHolidayHelen
Tasmania
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Our breakfast here was yummy and if youre lucky you can grab a seat in the sun on the corner of Spring and Little Collins. Its a busy place but service was fine and our breakfast delivered reasonably fast.

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Thank carmont7
Miami, Florida
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62 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a place that serves the full English breakfast then look no further. Cooked to perfection and the portions are not skimpy. Hits the spot and worth every penny.

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Thank Nick2557
West Vancouver, Canada
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147 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Very yummy full breakfast for a fraction of the hotel cost. Nice outdoor tables, cheerful, friendly service and a home cooked meal. Many choices on the menu. We were here twice for breakfast and also pre ordered sandwiches to go. It does get busy so there may be a wait for your order, but it's worth the wait unless you're... More 

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Thank gaylecooke
Brisbane, Australia
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84 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

I stopped here for breakfast about 9.30 on Saturday. There were a few empty tables inside, and most outside were also empty, though when I left it was about 3/4 full everywhere. I had a big breakfast which included 2 eggs, 2 slices of toast, 2-3 rashes of bacon, a sausage, mushrooms, baked beans, half a tomato, hash brown. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Spring St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 0990

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

Staying in Central Business District

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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques, throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You never quite know what you’ll find around the next corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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