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Criterion St Cafe

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10 Criterion St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6234 5858
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07:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 16:00
Sat 08:00 - 15:00
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Sydney, Australia
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've now been coming here for over 2 years regularly. Mostly for breakfast but sometimes for lunch. The staff are always bright and friendly with big smiles. It must be a great place to work. The food is always fresh and the wait is always short. They are only too happy to mix up the menu for you and give... More 

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Thank Melos S
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was quite nice, and the wait staff were very kind and helpful. Quite a small place so it packs out fast, particularly when it's cold and no one wants the outdoor seating. Luckily we arrived early in the morning. Overall an enjoyable experience, would visit again

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Thank Imogen G
Newcastle, Australia
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61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were attracted into the Criterion by the buzz, that many locals must be onto something, It was funky, but with without the usual hipster attitude, just friendly young locals doing their best coffee and food, my wife and I both ordered the $19 lunch special, mine was Tassie salmon in asparagus and smashed chats with hollandaise, It was sensational,... More 

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Thank Paul L
Melbourne, Australia
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

While visiting Hobart in Jan 17, this was our First stop as our flight got into Hobart quite early..busy little place with excellent coffee and delicious breakfast.

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Thank AlexS1508
Gold Coast, Australia
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We have tried many cafes in our extended holiday, but keep coming back to Criterion. In my opinion, it is the best coffee in Hobart but the food options are great and the service is wonderful. We will return again and again.

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Thank Br1g3tt3
Australia
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Recently had the biggest bowl of the best tasting porridge. Even with the help of my partner did not get to the bottom of the bowl. Thumbs up from me. 👍🏻 Coffee is also some of the best in Hobart and in a big cup! Not like some others I could mention.

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Thank GulliverAustralia
Jyvaskyla, Finland
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast twice in this special little place! Loved the interior decor of the place. Staff was very friendly and the food was really tasty.

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Thank msmahonen
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I love this little gem in the city. The food is always fresh and amazing quality. The service is always so warm and friendly, our waiter was amazing and very helpful. I love the vibe here, it's busy and buzzing and a great cafe to share with friends and family, or to enjoy on your own. Highly recommended.

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Thank Fortheloveofflavour
Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Breakfast any way you like it plus a few unique options like the jerk chicken! Super tasty and very healthy and it doesn't hurt the staff are friendly. Worth a visit if in Hobart just off the Main Street so not too overcrowded......don't worry the coffee is fabulous too!

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Thank Ufojan
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely little cafe with tasty breakfasts and very friendly staff. It was our first experience of Hobart and it was a pleasant introduction!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Criterion St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6234 5858

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