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Quists Coffee

166 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 1530
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4 weeks ago
“Best we had in Melbourne ”
30 Jun 2018
“The best coffee in Melbourne”
Closes in 10 min
8:00 am - 5:00 pm Hours
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166 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for 6 days and tried various coffees, generally the ones rated 4 and above on Google reviews. We were beginning to think they all tasted similar, even if they were all good. Then we had this on our last day and this stood...More

Thank theibis
Doris N, Owner at Quists Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave your wonderful review. We are so happy you enjoyed our coffee.

Reviewed 30 June 2018

I always enjoy visiting this historic coffee shop each time I come to Melbourne for great coffee, great service and to pick up some of the best ground beans I've ever tasted. One of the original coffee shops in Melbourne, truly well worth a visit.

Thank ShazzanDazza
Doris N, Owner at Quists Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks so much for the great review.

Reviewed 12 June 2018

Expert baristas serving very good coffee. No seating or food available, just good coffee. Thanks for the vote if you found this review helpful.

1  Thank nilintentum_reliquit
Doris N, Owner at Quists Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Happy you enjoyed the coffee

Reviewed 12 April 2018

I knew this place would do great coffee based on the queue alone and I wasn't disappointed. Possibly the best coffee I had. Ever!

1  Thank monipod
Doris N, Owner at Quists Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Wow! Glad you enjoyed the coffee. Thanks for taking the time to leave such a great review. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 February 2018

I went to Quists for a coffee yesterday. It was the best ever. Also, my husband is a real coffee snob & he raved about it. You don't drink your cuppa here as it is a tiny shop. It is full of different coffee items...More

1  Thank Julia M
Doris N, Owner at Quists Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thanks for taking the time to eave such a great review Julia. We are pleased you enjoyed our coffee and hope to see your again.

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Quists roast beans for lots of other outlets and have been doing so since the Victorian government brought the original Mr Quist from Denmark in 1938. Needless to say, it’s great coffee at exactly the right temperature.More

1  Thank PhilipH1
Doris N, Owner at Quists Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Hi Phillip Thanks for taking the time to write such a positive review for Quists Coffee. We have been roasting coffee since 1938 and roast and supply our coffee to many outlets as you said. We strive to maintain excellence by continually updating our knowledge...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Good quality coffee tucked away on Little Collins St. Tiny shop but fairly quick service. Reasonably priced. Also sell a range of tea/coffee products.

Thank LauraEKing85
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I get my daily takeaway coffee at Quists and am never disappointed. Very consistent quality. You may also buy coffee beans or ground coffee and other coffee paraphernalia/gifts in the shop. Very friendly service. Highly recommended for a takeaway. Not a sit in cafe.More

1  Thank LBigic
Doris N, Owner at Quists Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thank so much for your fantastic review. Consistency in our coffee quality is what we aim for and our friendly, knowledgable staff are happy to go out of their way for our customers. Thanks again for taking the time to review and that you in...More

Reviewed 21 January 2017

I thought I was in dreamland. The service I experienced here was totally amazing. They spent time (so much time - more than 20 minutes) blending samples for me to taste, understanding what I was looking for and adjusting and perfecting the blend to my...More

1  Thank Paul C
Doris N, Owner at Quists Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Thanks Paul for your awesome review. At Quists we share a genuine love for coffee and everything about it. We have a dedicated team of staff with passion, in-depth knowledge and skill. I am pleased they could help you create the perfect blend for 'you'....More

Reviewed 13 October 2016

Quality quality all the way. When you need a perfect coffee, this is it. Experience pays that's for sure. Thank you guys.

1  Thank GinaDonazzan
Doris N, Owner at Quists Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2016

Thanks for your great review Gina. Glad you enjoy our coffee..

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 1530
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Description
Quists Coffee brings 75 years of coffee knowledge and a passion for excellence to our roasting, blending and packaging. We are committed to giving our customers exceptional service and have a reputation for quality bean selection, consistent roasting and blending and customer satisfaction. Whilst we import our beans from around the globe, we roast locally and are 100% Australian owned and operated.
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