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27 Salamanca Pl, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6223 2323
07:00 - 16:30
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed upstairs from this cafe and visited for breakfast on our last morning in town. We weren't aware beforehand, but received a great discount on our breakfast! The food was delicious and fresh and the portions were very large. The staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank Kathryn J
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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94 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Amazing range of choice, had the "house beans" for brekkie. Yum. Not sure my smoked fish as a side was a fresh as it could have been but a good experience all the same. The fish tasted odd (could just be me too). Coffee good.

Thank WenchOnABench
Melbourne, Australia
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96 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

A steady place for a reliably decent breakfast and decent coffee. A good location. Pay and order at the counter. There is a small garden at the back

Thank Bontempi2
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53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Our group went for a birthday lunch. 6 Ladies. Been many times in the past. Now cost cutting new owners. Order and pay at counter. Very expensive small meals except the scrambled eggs which were delicious. Salads very boring leaves only. Won't be back.

Thank Ann O
Brighton, Australia
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the bircher muesli and coffee. And appreciated the genuine care and attention of the staff in my moment of need. Many Thanks.

Thank GibboCG
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147 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We called in here for breaky sitting outside. Having placed our krder just after 830 we were served at 900. The reason was was both waitress didnt have a clue where the food was to go,we had two other tables served to us before redirection. One couple complained about this also. Plating service from kitchen is slow. Staff friendly but... More 

1 Thank David L
Drogheda, Ireland
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Located in Salamanca Place, Zum is close to the many sights Hobart has to offer, including its famous Saturday market. The food is really tasty but the menu is limited. A little more choice would go a long way toward making this a great cafe. They make a good coffee!

Thank PeteDrog
Melbourne, Australia
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96 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

A pleasant spot for breakfast outside on a sunny day before taking in the Salamanca market on a Saturday. The pancakes with berries are a stand out.

Thank verge2014
Seven Mile Beach, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

I have been a huge fan of Zum in the past but the last two times I've been there I was told they were doing kitchen renovations and as a result they had a limited menu.. when we looked at the menu it was basically just toasted sandwiches and a few cakes. I ordered a toastie and my friend asked... More 

2 Thank KW8800
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We ordered lunch and waited over 40 minutes for it to finally arrive The waitress who initially served us had a 'Couldn't care less' attitude and seemed only interested in taking a drinks order as we had to ask for the food menu. I ended up having to ask where our meals were and was told there was a wait... More 

2 Thank Vanessa T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Salamanca Pl, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6223 2323

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?