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Curly Whiskers

124 Martin St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
+61 3 9596 3324
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (5 reviews)
“tart tatin” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
124 Martin St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

A startling open - kitchen and dining all in one room - friendly café with just the right mix of quiet professional bustle in the background and seamless service at 'front-of-house' :-)., Curly Whiskers in Martin Place, Gardenvale, Victoria, is a delightful gem. Their authentic...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

A delightful Little French Diner that offers something different with great charm. It's always lovely to feel you are sitting right in the kitchen. Watching the talented chef produce something really special. We liked the simple menu that was simple, straight forward and really French....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A Sunday morning crepe with chocolate filling, authentic lemon sauce and real roasted hazelnuts with a side of real vanilla ice cream. mmmm

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Small french focussed restaurant, with lots of atmosphere, and lovey food, attention to customers, and a pleasant manner.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at home yesterday at Curly Whiskers because that is what it felt like. The setting is small, reserved but warm and welcoming. From the kitchen open to see to the calm homely feeling. The family that served us was welcoming, knowledgeable and...More

Thank MichaelPine
Oliver V, Owner at Curly Whiskers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing to celebrate your special occasion at Curly Whiskers. We appreciate your review and look forward to having you dine with us again in future.

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Family of 7 which included 3 generations. 3 members were very satisfied with meals. The portions were small and did not completely satisfy. Escargot had no sauce, and there was no accompanied feature like a slice of side toast or fresh roll. Croutons were scattered...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

I have now dined three times at Curly Whiskers. The food is excellent and the ambiance is remarkable, very clean warm an open kitchen and friendly staff.

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Oliver V, Owner at Curly Whiskers, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hello, thank you for this lovely review. We hope to have you dine with us many, many more times!

Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Organised my sister’s baby shower at this gorgeous little cafe. The high tea was divine and unique to the ever present ‘regular’ high teas in Melbourne. The staff were attentive and nobody went home hungry. Well worth a visit.More

Thank SuzPea11
Oliver V, Owner at Curly Whiskers, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Dear SuzPea, it was an absolute pleasure to host your sister's baby shower at Curly. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the special High Tea event and are very appreciative of your feedback. We wish your sister well with the pending expansion of her family...More

Reviewed 23 June 2018

Friendly staff, a menu to suit most people, fresh and delicious food beautifully presented all at reasonable prices in a chic French setting. Just lovely!

Thank pixiegypsie
Oliver V, Owner at Curly Whiskers, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Dear Pixiegypsie, thank you for taking the time to post this great review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your dining experience at Curly Whiskers and look forward to serving you again! Rosalin & Oliver

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Cold outside ,sunny and warm inside. Lunch menu is limited to a French onion soup and lots of pancakes or baguettes. Well executed. Dinner menu offers boulabaise,beef Wellington , etc again competently executed. BYO wines makes this restaurant accessible on a regular basis.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 26
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Martin St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Bayside  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9596 3324
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Description
French Bistro and Creperie in the Bayside suburb of Brighton. A little French diner specialising in making and serving classic bistro favourites including Escargot, French Onion Soup, Cassoulet, Steak Frites, Bouillabaisse, Coq au Vin, Beef Bourguignon, Tarte Tatin and possibly the best crepes and galettes outside of Brittany!
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