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Cafe Keyif

££ - £££Cafe, , Italian
U 1 550 Flinders St | Entry Through Downie Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9620 3050
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“stew” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Italian, Asian, Diner, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
U 1 550 Flinders St | Entry Through Downie Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Waiting 20 minutes to have my order taken should have been a big red flag. All up I've been sitting here for 50 minutes, no food, not even a coffee. I don't care how good the food might be this is incredibly unacceptable and unprofessional....More

Thank Emma G
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Café Keyif was my go to restaurant of choice when I wanted to stay in and not go back out. The food was really great and the service was fantastic. I always choose the delivery option because I was staying in the apartments across the...More

Thank Roxanne H
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Have been eating here weekly for 6 years. Never had a bad meal and always great friendly service. It has changed hands this week with no notice or signage to advise regulars. Price increase of around $5-$8 per meal. Menu items have retained their original...More

Thank PerfectlyPerth
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Probably wouldn’t come back unfortunately. We came for breakfast at about 10:30am and were the only ones in here. It took around half hour for the food to come out with it missing the eggs.... the food was quite cold as well. Not sure what...More

Thank Annojoi
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Despite first appearances, this cafe is great. The food is basic, not over the top and cooked to perfection. Staff are friendly, the service is fast and personable and the place is very family friendly. The only thing was a slightly limited wine list, but...More

Thank Russell E
Reviewed 23 April 2018

This place is down a little lane underneath the Adina Hotel. It is small and relaxed. The menu was good and offered a varied selection. The food was substantial and the prices very reasonable. Not really romantic or anything like that, but if you are...More

Thank Daniellehcp
Reviewed 13 March 2018

It’s worth finding this wee cafe. The atmosphere is relaxed and the food is yummy. The staff are so accommodating. Catch the tram or walk....it’s worth the effort.

Thank Hsv1959
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Been here twice this week and the food was awesome. Yes the new owners liquor licence had not come through on Wed but they did say we could byo. Tonight they had a licence and you could either byo or buy drinks there. Highly recommend...More

Thank Janita M
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Called in yesterday for a quick lunch as we are staying in the apartment above. Wow what a lovely place with beautiful food. Four of us all different meals all amazing. Service great and very attentive. A welcoming atmosphere for sure. Tonight we went back...More

Thank leanneandrew15
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Given the really good reviews on TA I was pretty disappointed with this restaurant. The food was nothing special and the service indifferent. They took ages to bring out the food. When it did come out part of the meal was lukewarm and the starter...More

Thank SAFireBear
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$23
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 1 550 Flinders St | Entry Through Downie Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9620 3050
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