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Mr Brightside

189A Booran Rd, Caulfield, Glen Eira, Victoria 3162, Australia
+61 3 9576 9588
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good48%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (2 reviews)
“great cafe” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
189A Booran Rd, Caulfield, Glen Eira, Victoria 3162, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Been there a few times. They used to have great coffee. I wished their new barista wasn't putting so much milk in it. Or whatever he is doing needs to be fixed! Their barista on Mondays is still very good!!!

Thank DontWorryBeHappy88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Busy, family-friendly spot which just so happened to serve up the best salmon dish I have had in a while. Solid service.

Thank wendyurquia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Indoor, outdoor, dog-friendly, parkside ambience, interesting breakfasts/snacks, fresh juices, good coffee, efficient service, affordable -- what's not to like? Little wonder this Caulfield neighbourhood eatery is always busy, especially at weekends. If it was licensed for a glass of wine and didn't close late afternoon,...More

Thank Ron R
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Nice bright modern Australian cafe. Our first experience here was very positive. A very solid four with good food, coffee and service. Our second experience today was awful. We got a drink, ordered our food, waited 35 long minutes, eventually asked after our food -...More

Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Great casual place the staff always very helpful and friendly .Always very busy. I enjoy going there with friends . Not a bad menu and you can change a few things if needed

Thank suegold9
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Called in on a Sunday morning after Junior Soccer across the road and with a large group sat outside under the heaters. Was great the food and coffee great.

Thank DShalders
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This is a popular cafe in South Caulfield because the staff are friendly, and the food is very very good. It’s nothing fancy, but they make a great coffee. Recommended.

Thank gypsyheart75
Reviewed 13 July 2018

I visited Mr Brightside Monday this week and it was just amazing, not just the food but the vibe of the store, its so free and naturally lighted I love it!!

Thank Harro S
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve driven past here for years to my detriment it seems! Great cafe with big yummy food, excellent friendly staff and good coffee and hot choccy. If you’re feeling like you need a touch of homely cooking made with love like momma makes it get...More

Thank carnegiegirlcp
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Really good variety, awesome coffee. Staff are Friendly and happy to cater for your needs. Definitely recommend a visit

Thank yarra_valley_bloke
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189A Booran Rd, Caulfield, Glen Eira, Victoria 3162, Australia (Formerly Mister Brightside Cafe)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Glen Eira  >  Caulfield
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9576 9588
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Open for breakfast, brunch and lunch, this contemporary cafe in the heart of Caulfield offers a welcome reprieve from everyday life in suburbia. Owners George and Tait have previously operated and managed some of Melbourne’s finest restaurants and their experience is reflected in both the food quality and the service standards of the cafe. 1. Eat in or take away 2. Indoor & outdoor dining 3. Daily specials 4. Breakfast or Brunch 5. Lunch or Afternoon Tea/Coffee 6. Kids menu…and much more : )
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