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Feast of Merit

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117 Swan St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
+61 3 9428 8480
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
117 Swan St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We really liked it. It’s a solid 4. This is like a middle eastern bistro with lots of twists. The food is solidly and consistently good. There’s not one dish that we didn’t like. Octopus, lamb, hummus, a whole snapper etc, etc. Every single one...More

Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Modern, high quality feed that you can share among friends. I loved the golden latte. All for a great cause too.

Thank Jon Y
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Having eaten at this restaurant for five years or so, there has been a dramatic change in staff attitudes. Food is still very good but the staff think they are way too cool for their customers. We waited for 20 minutes before being asked for...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I know this is a great cause but the service was very slow and not attentive. The baked eggs were okay not great. The bacon I had on the side was great. The coffee was good. Would o return... will give them one more shot...More

Thank Luke K
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to FoM. And it just got better! The vegetarian and gluten free choices are absolutely awesome. And the coffee just keeps getting better. It is a terrific place to chill, read the newspapers, have coffee, enjoy conversations and have a...More

Thank Mohan K
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I read about this place and wanted to give it a go! It was a Sunday but not over-busy and I found a table by the window. It's always interesting being a solo older traveller to observe how long it takes to be noticed. Well,...More

Thank Carole H
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I love this place so much. Wonderful friendly staff, amazing coffee, gorgeous food, quirky decor, great service, happy vibes, and knowing that my very reasonable bill goes to Ygap makes it even better! Absolutely love it!

Thank LillyRoseD
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We've been to Feast twice for weekend brunch and both times found the food amazingly tasty and very friendly staff. The place has a nice ambience and the have a unique way of serving tea (you'll have to see it to understand but suffice to...More

Thank bettabegoing
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Really disappointing! The winter vegetables were difficult to locate in the bowl of lettuce that wasn't even seasoned. The 'wrap' was as lack lustre as the indifferent service provided after a 25 minute wait. When feedback on the lunch was provided, the excuse that there...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Ate here on Friday night with a group of friends and wow the food was amazing! But we all found our waitress to be quite rude and when our mains were cleared we were handed the bill and not offered dessert or coffee.. would return...More

Thank Danielle A
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9 February 2016|
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Response from GregG326 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry unsure about takeaway menu. But I strongly advise you to make a booking in order to soak up the atmosphere because that definitely adds to the attraction of this place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Swan St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9428 8480
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