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Soul Soup Cafe

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55 Cardigan Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
07:30 - 15:30
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Benoni, South Africa
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

If you looking for well priced and tasty soup, this place will have you covered. It doesn't look like much from inside or outside, but it is cosy and they make some good coffee.

Thank Caleb W
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Food was ok good,but didn't focus on details, menu is messy,no price or name tag,soup of the day was not ready,the alternative one took 20mins. Disappointed

Thank Ilynn O
Adelaide, Australia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2015

A perfect place to "escape" from the hustle and bustle of the Melbourne city centre. We went to the museum and parked in the 2 hour parking (free) at the rear of the museum, and then drove to Cardigan Street (very easy) and got a 2 hour off street park (standard rates). The cafe has beautiful home made soups, pastry... More 

Thank Sue H
Peregian Beach, Australia
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2014 via mobile

Walk in for breakfast ! Disappointed when only offering was jaffle and not much else. If you like jaffle then it's a winner.

1 Thank traceyleemarshall
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 September 2013

I enjoyed a very tasty beef focaccia in a quiet cozy corner. It was nice to get away from the city crowds for my lunch break. I will be back to sample some more delicious food.

1 Thank Lynn29_13
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2013

thanks to other tripadvisor reviewers for putting me onto this cafe. it is excellent - super friendly service, great coffee, nice food, and great relaxing atmosphere. if i lived in melbourne (instead of visiting from sydney) this place would be a regular haunt

1 Thank Pippip8
BoyZeus, Owner at Soul Soup Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your patronage and kind words. Maggie and Peter. More 

1 review
Reviewed 10 October 2012

Awesome little cafe with amazing food and coffee! Great atmosphere with the friendliest staff who always have a smile on their dial! I must visit for everyone!!!

Thank Chrystalovevintage
BoyZeus, Owner at Soul Soup Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and support. Maggie and Peter. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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105 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2012

Soul Soup has been a regular haunt of mind for a couple of years - and it continues to shine. The coffee is great, the food warms the heart and the service is wonderful.

1 Thank Xen_Paul
BoyZeus, Owner at Soul Soup Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your patronage and kind words. Maggie and Peter. More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Cardigan Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne

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