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Phancy Cafe

££ - £££
Central Business District
Cafe, Australian
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408 Queen St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9670 0884
07:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 15:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 15:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and service! Would definitely return here and prices are great too very reasonable! Thanks guys :)

1 Thank lizzyt297
Melbourne, Australia
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We ordered Bombay eggs thinking they were going to be nice and tasty as stated on menu with Indian ingredients, weren't we disappointed, they were just boring scrambled eggs with onions not much flavor. The toast wasn't toasted sent it back still came back the same , the coffee was nice that's the only thing going for this cafe ,... More 

Thank lori7777
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

I have frequented this establishment menu times over the years & the staff have always been friendly & happy, the coffee has always been on point & the food is awesome. They have not gotten any of it wrong once! Highly recommend 😊

Thank Mel0011
Katikati, New Zealand
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Fabulous breakfast, plenty of choice and the service was quick and efficient. Good coffee and in a good spot close to our hotel and Victoria Market.

Thank Sally B
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Good breakfast and lunch food. The staff was particularly friendly and attentive to my 1 year old grandson. Recommended!

Thank Alain2026
Chicago, Illinois
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This was a find. The best blueberry muffins in Melbourne. This is a great place for breakfast. Service might be spotty some days but food is very high quality, and prices are reasonable in line with other places. Highly recommended

Thank Isabel F
Melbourne, Australia
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45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

A delightful breakfast on our way to the Queen Victoria Market at the Phancy cafe was both enjoyable and very delicious. The atmosphere was great and our muesli, fruit salad and poached egg dishes could not be faulted. Staff were super friendly, service was prompt and the coffee was spot on. Will defiantly make this cafe a regular breaky stop... More 

Thank Wendtone
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Found this quaint cafe on way to Queen Victoria markets.... nice coffee, awesome $5 cold beer. Friendly staff.

Thank Katie N
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We stumbled upon this cafe on our first morning in Melbourne on our way to the markets, and then continued to return for breakfast and coffee for every day for the rest of our trip!! Fantastic staff, friendly and welcoming. The food is delicious and perfect every time we tried different items on the menu! (Perfect poached eggs!) Affordable and... More 

Thank ayrtoo
Oakland, California
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Avocado toast - poached eggs - feta and a flat white free wifi . a great start to any day. A 2 min walk from Queen Victoria market

Thank Globeseek

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Australian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 Queen St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9670 0884

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

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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques, throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You never quite know what you’ll find around the next corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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