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Martin Street Cafe and Providore

$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian
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147 Martin St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
+61 3 9530 8010
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Melbourne, Australia
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since finding this small and un-asuming Cafe I am delighted to state that is well worth a visit if you enjoy a good morning coffee with consistency of flavor. It has also just recently opened for dinner and the meals are well presented and in certainly for the budget conscious. I can recommend the linguine seafood mix with a small... More 

Thank Asia4me_1
Launceston, Australia
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60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Very popular eatery with inside and outside dining. Great ambience, friendly and efficient service and a really good menu with very reasonable prices. Popular with locals, which is always a good guide.

Thank JudyandJim7250
Bicester, Oxfordshire
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189 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Welcoming, large relatively new neighbourhood cafe. Full on a Tuesday morning with local ladies! Very friendly & efficient staff. Good coffee & juices. Complimentary sparkling water & plenty of it. The menu looks good for brunch & lunch if a little pricey. Will be back to try the food soon. Recommend a visit so you can draw your own conclusions.

Thank gobigsal
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Great place to catch up with friends for lunch/ coffee/ cakes. The only place in Martin street with a great garden setting.

Thank Egon K
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Very disappointing. To plagerise a Seinfeld episode: 'you can take the order but you don't know how to fill the order'. Toast and butter, no butter. Bacon and egg roll, no bacon and cold. First two coffees, one was what was ordered, the other wasn't and was taken away. After 30 minutes we reminded them about the missing coffee, and... More 

Thank JKLeLievre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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163 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Recently met friends here for lunch. The whole time we were there, everyone in the cafe had to yell to be heard. The noise in there was deafening! For that reason alone, we all decided we would never go there again. The girl serving us could not be faulted. The black bread rolls did not look at all appetising, and... More 

Thank SharonW2503
Level Contributor
18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I visit this cafe every morning for a coffee before school drop off as I live in the area. They have lactose intolerant milk (Liddells) as well as Soy and Almond. I've never had a bad coffee from here. My favourite breakfast dish is the Martin Street Eggs (breakfast is served all day - good for a lazy Sunday sleep... More 

Thank Fiona C
Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Was pressed for time so ordered the ham sandwich. Was slightly disappointed when it came to the table. Seeing the bread was toasted and it came with a knife and fork. Very difficult to eat, was expecting a sandwich I could eat quickly. Please let customers know your sandwiches are this way when they order so they know what to... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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276 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Are we serious? On Friday too. Whoever in the office thinks that a 30 minute break when doing a full day training is enough must want me to stay skinny and probably didn't know that I've got a Zomato account ;-) Alas, they did not succeed! Whilst walking along Martin St, Gardenvale during our break, we saw this place with... More 

Thank Jeffrie T
Moorooduc, Australia
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162 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Excellent café in Martin Street! Close to the station, Great food, ambiance and very friendly, knowledgeable waiting staff. Oh....and fabulous coffee!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Australian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 Martin St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Bayside  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9530 8010

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