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Cafe Gaia

U 3 4 Avoca St, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
+61 3 9866 7522
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“porridge” (3 reviews)
“pork belly” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
U 3 4 Avoca St, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Gaia is one of the special breakfast places one can find hidden in the lanes of South Yarra. It has friendly and simple staff, great menu and good coffee. It is a pet friendly place like a few others in South Yarra. So you can...More

Thank Devdarshini
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

A lovely little find in Avoca street South Yarra. Terrific porridge I could have time and again. Beautiful setting under vines outside or inside of you wish. Coffee is excellent, supported by the obvious local clientele whom the guys working there know by name. We...More

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Quite intimate, but nice vibe. Good location, able to sit outside too. Good service, good food, good coffee

Thank itsBG
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Not the biggest space for bigger sittings but they managed to accommodate for a table of 7 without a drama. The coffee wasn’t noticeable which is always a good thing (usually you notice coffee when it’s rubbish!). The brunch menu was outstanding both the mushroom...More

Thank SauteedMushrooms1993
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I visited this place while in Melbourne recommended by a friend of mine and all I can say is that it was amazing service, breakfast and nice vibe. I adored their homemade marmalade. I live in london and there are few places in England where...More

Thank Jose P
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went there for lunch today. The Hoian Egg Benedict and Ruben sandwich is nice. Coffee is beautiful. The ambience is nice and relaxing. We definitely will come back.

Thank Jeanny Y
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

A must visit for a fantastic breakfast. Interesting Asian twist on usual and some more unusual breaky favourites, very fresh produce beautifully presented. Great service and coffee as well.

Thank Kimberly R
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Cafe Gaia on Avoca Street is a true hidden gem of a cafe in Melbourne. It's focus is great quality food, super service and all washed down with a good coffee. It's welcoming and does not suffer, luckily, from being 'trendy' which often means that...More

Thank Uk31
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Utterly delicious. Perfect every time. Quiet and secluded location just off of busy Toorak Road. Lovely place for breakfast or lunch, friendly and efficient service. Definitely recommend.

Thank J-Lou_travels
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Tucked away in Avoca Street (just off Toorak Rd) South Yarra, Cafe Gaia serves up great variable treats for breakfast and lunch. This hip little cafe has indoor and outdoor (heated in winter) seating with friendly staff. I really like the breakfast menu and quietness...More

Thank shanotravelo95
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 3 4 Avoca St, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9866 7522
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