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Red Bean Coffee

121 Plenty Rd, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
+61 3 9416 8612
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (6 reviews)
“coffee beans” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
121 Plenty Rd, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe has great food and coffee. We visited for lunch on a sunny afternoon. There was plenty of seating both indoors and outside in the sun. The menu has a wide range of meals to select from. We enjoyed fritters with relish, bacon, tomato...More

Thank Ngaire22
popeclement, Owner at Red Bean Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Ngaire22. Thank you so much for your encouraging post and for visiting. We truly are grateful when we receive feedback from customers, either constructive criticism or positive feedback. Customer’s observation and responses certainly is important in establishing a small business to move forward into...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Red Bean for a Sunday brunch. It was easy to get a table. The cafe is rustically styled. The staff were very friendly. The coffee was very strong but our food was delicious! Will definitely try it out another time :).More

Thank Laura S
popeclement, Owner at Red Bean Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Dear Laura. Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We make it a commitment to have regular staff meetings to discuss issues or concerns that need attention and to rectify and improve in those areas. It is only through consent reflection and...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Love going here. It's now a regular spot. Brilliant food and great variety. They are also fur baby friendly.More

Thank JDunk1967
popeclement, Owner at Red Bean Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Dear JDunk. Thank you for you positive review. So very happy to read that you enjoy visiting Red Bean Coffee. Yes, we love to see families bringing their family pet when visiting, it is a highlight for us. Have you seen our fur baby photos...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

A great Cafe. Takes its coffee seriously wirh good result and without the pretention found at other cafes. The Egg and Bacon 'noisette' ciabatta is hifhlt recommended.More

Thank Michael C
popeclement, Owner at Red Bean Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Dear Michael. We thank you greatly for your review. You have been part of a group of reviewers who have taken the time to submit positive reviews which has made it possible for Red Bean Coffee to receive the 2017 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence. We...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is my favourite cafe in Darebin, I visit several times most weeks. I believe this is the best coffee in Darebin. It is a roastery too so coffee is always fresh. There are premium blends and single origin to buy for taking home. Burnt...More

Thank Jill R
popeclement, Owner at Red Bean Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Dear Jill. We are extremely thankful that you had taken the time to submit your supportive and encouraging review. It is with gratitude that customers such as yourself who have taken a moment in time to leave a positive review that Red Bean Coffee have...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Welcoming, warm and cozy, great coffee. A perfect spot for coffee and a feed any time, especially winter.More

Thank Jon C
popeclement, Owner at Red Bean Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Dear Jon. With immense gratitude we thank you for taking the time to submit your encouraging review. Customers such as yourself who have taken the time to leave positive reviews, have made it possible for Red Bean Coffee to receive the 2017 Certificate of Excellence....More

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Cosy and inviting atmosphere with friendly service. Loved the Smashed Avocado. A little shy with one piece of toast and no egg but nonetheless filling. Enjoyed the coffee despite the small glasses and loved the aroma of the roasted coffee onsite. PS Brilliant with beetroot...More

Thank Eddie T
popeclement, Owner at Red Bean Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Dear Eddie. It is always a pleasure to receive encouraging reviews, and we thank you greatly for taking the time to submit your review. As a team we continue to have regular meetings to highlight areas which need improving and attention. We hope you will...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017

I am a big fan of Eggs Benedict and the Bagel Benedict was an epic one! Cool place in modern industrial style ... or something equivalent. Looks interesting

Thank Jonathan M
popeclement, Owner at Red Bean Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Dear Jonathan M. We thank you for your supportive review. Enjoy your travels in life.

Reviewed 7 May 2017

I love their eggs benedict bagel with avocado and bacon it is simply DIVINE. Have been here several times and the staff are always friendly and service is quick. I will probably go for brunch again soon.

Thank Suzy_1994
popeclement, Owner at Red Bean Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Dear Suzy_1994. Thank you for posting your encouraging review. It was great to read that your experience with us was a positive one. We hope you will enjoy visiting us again. Wishing you happy and enjoyable travels in life

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast here after reading the good reviews. Ordered the Bagel Eggs Benedict. Eggs well cooked but for some reason the Avocado was very cold- like it had been refrigerated even though there was a big bowl of avocados out on the bench. The hollandaise...More

Thank 100trent
popeclement, Owner at Red Bean Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Dear 100trent. After reading your review it left us very disappointed to hear of your experience at Red Bean Coffee was not to your complete satisfaction. As a team we have regular meetings to discuss issues and concerns that may arise and work towards rectifying...More

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kwakelin
3 November 2017|
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Response from popeclement | Property representative |
Dear Kwakelin Thank you for contacting Red Bean Coffee. We do use separate tongs for gluten free. There are processes in place. As a result of your question, we will ensure that the processes are kept in place. Please email... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 19
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 4:00 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 - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Plenty Rd, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3072, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Darebin  >  Preston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9416 8612
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