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Villino Espresso

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Cafe, Australian
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30 Criterion St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia (Formerly Megasnax)
+61 3 6231 0890
Mon - Fri 08:00 - 16:30
Sat 09:00 - 15:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a really fabulous coffee in Hobart this is it. There is a small food menu, basically you come here for the coffee. If you like ice in your iced coffee you need to ask.

Thank 4747092016
Hobart, Australia
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

A welcoming environment that has been re-designed to allow for 6 more seats, which means clients are more likely to find a spot than in the past; this cafe is a victim of its own success!

Thank Liz19761129
Hobart, Australia
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Villino is a regular haunt for me. I thought it was a bit unfair that I hadn't reviewed it, so here goes. Without doubt this is one of the best coffee vendors in Hobart. Without doubt. And this has been true from the day they opened to the present day. Coffee is made with knowledge and care and delivered with... More 

Thank Peter S
Melbourne, Australia
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This place know how to make the perfect latte. Great beans, great baristas, even bought some beans back to Melbourne. Well done guys, you are No. 1 in Hobart.

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Melbourne, Australia
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75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I don't know Hobart very well, but I knew I wanted a really good coffee to start my day. I went on TripAdvisor this morning and found a review on Villino - the review was accurate and the coffee was fabulous. So I had two while I did some work. The food is quite minimal so don't go there with... More 

Thank Kate G
Sydney, Australia
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141 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Great little cafe with its focus on good coffee and a select menu. Very comfortable and friendly service.

Thank Hayden C
Hobart, Australia
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

A select few spots in Hobart are ones that I would consider as having "great" coffee, and Villino is certainly in that category. It's about quality and service, and both of those boxes are very much ticked here.

Thank Jono F
CAIRNS, Australia
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Love, love, love the coffee :) Great barista and friendly, unpretentious staff. I've yet to eat here but looking forward to more greatness.

Thank Marcia B
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Great cafe. Coffee is spot on, great selection of cakes and also brewing equipment! Real friendly staff. Welcomed upon entry.

Thank runawayfromreality
Perth, Australia
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90 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

Good service and great coffee a barista who knows his trade. Quant little coffee shop in quiet street close to the shopping mall.

Thank Des V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Criterion St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia (Formerly Megasnax)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6231 0890
Established in 2008, Villino Espresso is the retail outlet for Hobart based coffee roasters, Villino Specialty Coffee. It is also the big brother to Ecru Coffee, a hole-in-the-wall coffee outlet located 20 metres down Criterion Street. The Synesso Hydra serves up the Synergy house blend for milk and regularly changing single origins for black coffee. Various brew methods - pour over, batch brew, cold drip - are available and one of Hobart's largest ranges of freshly roasted beans (blends and single origins) are available by the bag.

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