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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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156 Pakington St, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
07:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 16:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 16:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in a super convenient location, Ora is a great place for your daily dose of coffee. The food is also creative, delicious and well priced. The staff are incredibly friendly and the boss is someone you would go out for a beer with! Highly recommended.

Thank chaofahn
Level Contributor
86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A midweek lunch visit to a small local cafe was unexceptional. The coffee was very good, the home-cooked cakes looked amazing but we didn't try them on this occasion. I ordered the scrambled eggs and bacon on multigrain sourdough. The eggs were of a very good consistency but quite tasteless. The bacon was also quite ordinary while the toast was... More 

Thank Colin C
Kew, Australia
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

This is a friendly, small café with a good reputation for coffee. Coffee was very good. The food was nicely presented, but if you are hungry this is not the place for you. Very small serves and whilst tasty not good value. If you want a very light snack or something to have with your coffee then it may suit... More 

Thank Kewy2014
Warragul, Australia
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140 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We stopped in for brunch at the this handy little shopping strip and luckily noticed Ora. Easy parking and just off the Chandler Hwy exit of the M3. We sat outside as it was basically full inside and it wasn't too cold ! Service is prompt and friendly. We ordered double shot lattes and were advised that single shot would... More 

Thank Nyall G
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Never have had an average coffee, always excellent! Great place to have breakfast, never let you down!

Thank Angela D
Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This friendly little neighborhood cafe serves brilliant coffee supported by a small interesting and innovative menu. Their creamy scrambled eggs with a side of herb salad on seed toast are also always a highlight for me.

Thank Cathy N
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Chilling with some laid back city tunes in a toasty warm lil cafe tucked in the side streets of Kew. Super friendly staff, delightful food with the most colourful, beautiful presentation. Even the babies sitting outside were well behaved! I love that the menu is not overwhelming but is still original and makes u feel like royalty on a weekend.... More 

Thank L W
Hobart, Australia
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

We had a voucher and thought we would give Ora a try. Wonderful surprise, excellent small local cafe. I can recommend the eggs and polenta chips, yum!!! The menu is small but a little different and shows the amount of care taken by the owners to create a more interesting experience than many other cafes. We will be back.

Thank Richmond125
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

My husband and I call here often for coffee. One of the best in Melbourne. We have also eaten here and food is really interesting. Have enjoyed all meals eaten here although the menu is not extensive. Do eggs in very interesting dishes so highly recommended for breakfast/brunch.

Thank trishee12
Brisbane, Queensland
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810 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 633 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

We live in Brisbane but our kids live in Kew, Melbourne, and Ora is like our local coffee shop. We've been for breakfast, brunch, lunch, morning coffee, afternoon coffee and take-out coffee for years. We will often pass by, walking between one or the other of our kids' places, and pick up a take away coffee on the way. The... More 

Thank seagullrob

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Pakington St, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boroondara  >  Kew

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