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Top Paddock

658 Church Street, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9429 4332
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (116 reviews)
“hotcakes” (72 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (28 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
658 Church Street, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had lunch before, but this time wanted to come back for the Hot Cakes ( see pic ). great coffee and really relaxed place. Clearly popular with the locals and people 'working from home'. Feels like you could be in LA in here. Defo one...More

Thank grahamanderson03
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Read great reviews and my friend wanted to try this cafe out. We went on a Sunday around 12 and only had to wait about 10 mins for a table. Coffee was good. Good was pretty average, there was no wow factor like we expected...More

Thank Tash_God
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a Saturday morning. Restaurant was full but we managed to get a table easily and were served quickly. Food was DELICIOUS. Will definitely visit again.

Thank thetravellingfugu
Reviewed 7 February 2018

It was a busy Saturday morning and I had to wait almost an hour for a table there. Always so packed around this time and day. As soon as we were seated and handed the menus, I was immediately drawn to one of their menu...More

Thank mphatta
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I've eaten here a few times and always hear rave reviews about the breakfast and hot cakes. However, my poached eggs have always been overcooked, so meal ruined each time. Hot cake is ok but too big for one person and definitely looks better than...More

Thank Janine T
Reviewed 2 February 2018

We came here for lunch with friends and had their famous hotcakes. When they arrived they tasted fantastic, but trying to get the waiters attention to order was nearly impossible.

Thank Evan L
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Took too long to be served here. Not bad location but no style. It’s just a regular menu. Friendly waitress.

Thank baldeagleMelbourne
Reviewed 17 January 2018

I ate here with my friend yesterday for Brunch and ordered the Pan Fried Salmon with potato Rosti and also The Top Paddock along with a latte and iced mocha. Whilst it tasted good at the time, shortly afterwards we both came down with food...More

1  Thank chipmonk88
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Service was fast and excellent. The meals are large and extremely tasty. Located in the heart of Richmond. We shared avocado and eggs on sourdough toast with feta peas and chilli. The squeeze of lime juice just topped off the taste sensation. The blueberry ricotta...More

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Totally unobliging. Blatantly lying to customer. All in a half empty restaurant. Stupid. Too far up themselves for their own good. Life is too short for this, will not go back.

Thank Jennifer G
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Response from Narelle B | Reviewed this property |
Reasonable - for Bfast the range was $15-20 - worth every $. The O J was a bit pricey but massive.
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Response from Shayne B | Reviewed this property |
Take it east its brekky relax - arrive put you name on the list and when you get there and the size of your party will determine how long you wait. Its always busy - but by the time you go elsewhere you would have a table... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 658 Church Street, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9429 4332
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