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The Premises

££ - £££Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
202 Bellair St, Melbourne, Victoria 3031, Australia
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“french toast” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
202 Bellair St, Melbourne, Victoria 3031, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No brand label soft drink like coke, fyi. Food is good and the prices are reasonable The coffee has a wide variety of origins to choose from Close to the station so parking can be a bit hard, service was good

Thank AussieReviewBloke
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This place is actually one of the better coffee shops I've been in recently but it's nothing special. The place itself it decorated nicely, plenty of seating and big open windows. Staff and service were average, what you could typically expect from students or younger...More

Thank AmyJessicaWalker
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast after finished busy set of night shifts - great staff, very attentive (made sure we had plenty of coffees and water) and had good knowledge of the menu. I ordered pretty much at random from the specials board as it all sounded...More

Thank DS_brennan
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Found this quirky looking cafe with two of my colleagues and ordered coffee and breakfast which consisted of fruit toast and a BBQ bacon egg roll for my colleagues and I ordered he Bircher muesli with yoghurt, berries and almond flakes. The service was good...More

Thank Joey60_13
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The Premises is now a firm institution in the cool inner Melbourne suburb of Kensington. The staff are professional and attentive. The food is normally set seasonally, with amazing specials peppered during the week. The coffee is amazing, and the food made with love. The...More

Thank Rubberbandme2016
Reviewed 19 December 2016

best place for coffee in Kensington but its always sooooo crowded, lucky if you get in or find a table. 15min-30min wait for a table on weekend for a coffee just too long.

Thank redartists
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Nice food..some is over priced and sometimes service from 1 worker very arrogant. Most are friendly. Very nice desserts...biscuits etc Worth going for the sweets

Thank bullngoat
Reviewed 5 November 2016

My trio stopped here for lunch on a Sunday. Parking the car was easy, lots of parking on the street. Started with a coffee as perusing the menu was taking too long, not sure whether that was a good or not so good sign. The...More

Thank Superwoman888
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Went out of our way to have a morning coffee here (given the good reviews!). Positives: the coffee was lovely (& fast), cafe is sunshine filled and open and the front of house service was very attentive. BUT (and its and big BUT) they only...More

Thank Rennie F
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We've been here a few times now and each time it has been great. We enjoy the coffee and the different snacks available from the bar.

Thank Nomeian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Bellair St, Melbourne, Victoria 3031, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
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