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The Common Man On Dukes Walk

#1,483 of 3,676 Restaurants in Melbourne
££ - £££, , Vegetarian Friendly
39 Dukes Walk | South Wharf Promenade, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 9696 3774
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
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“veggie burger” (2 reviews)
“pork belly” (5 reviews)
“south wharf” (13 reviews)
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Bar, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
39 Dukes Walk | South Wharf Promenade, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful place to go after big day of shopping or after big day of work. Perfect time to enjoy spring and summer having a sun next to the river, feeling beach style but in the middle of the city. Perfect location if...More

Thank jade jeannette h
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Looking for a place for lunch and walking out of the DFO area we came across this place. Very trendy and stylish. The staff are nice. The we all had pizza which was average. Other than that not s bad place.

Thank Mani B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The common man is a place with basic chairs and tables and offers basic meals. We had Pizza and a jug of beer and participated in a trivia questions session. It was fun and cheap but in no way a fine dining experience. However it’s...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Inadequate heating, unfriendly service. I ordered Vegamite sour dough toast. This is not hard to get right. The toast arrived burnt black on one side and totally uncooked in the other side. The butter and vegamite were in little individual packets on the side, and...More

1  Thank ThomasSmith876
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Being from Sydney decided to stop here to have lunch with family after DFO shopping. What a mistake. Bad service, Bad food. Better places nearby. Would not recommend.

Thank Maria B
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Would not recommend this place to the common man actually would recommend it to anyone. Not sure what was more sour the house speciality juice which came out of a bottle from the supermarket or the lady who served us. Don’t know how it’s possible...More

Thank Harrisbj
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Not for the first time, a disappointing visit to the Common Man - nice venue with filtered sunshine and lovely heater for a warm Winter's brunch. Unfortunately the service was not to match for our group of three! First my coffee failed to arrive and...More

Thank mick3280
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Sunday walk in south bank deserves a coffee and breakfast when its cold. Ordered @ 9.50 ish, watched others receiving there orders, waited patiently for 20 mins or so, meals sitting on kitchen out servery, owner fussing around out side for the next 10 mins...More

Thank gazzz1
Reviewed 11 July 2018

After a walk around the shops it was nice to be able to sit and have a meal and drink. Located on South Wharf it is within walking distance or tram ride from the city. It was a cold day so the fire was very...More

Thank Jenny L
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Being on the other side of the ‘upside down river’ (Casino side) and walking along the promenade to DFO Outlet shops there are ample restaurants, cafes and bars to choose from. Just outside one entrance to the DFO is Common Man Café being quite large...More

Thank Max_O6363
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$6 - US$21
Lunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Dukes Walk | South Wharf Promenade, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9696 3774
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