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The Green Refectory

115 Sydney Rd, Brunswick, Moreland, Victoria 3056, Australia
+61 3 9387 1150
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“breakfast stack” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (23 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
115 Sydney Rd, Brunswick, Moreland, Victoria 3056, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The green refrectory at 115 Sydney Rd Brunswick Melbourne is a really inexpensive restaurant with great food choices for everyone. From snacks to meals, drinks and cakes the choices are seemingly endless. I enjoyed a fresh chicken breast, bacon and avo burger on a sour...More

Thank ReptonChris1131
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good Stuff..1. Food is generally great and the passionfruit sponge is to die for.2. Food is cheap and good value. Bad Stuff..1. This place needs room to move,perhaps a take away area. Lunch time is chaotic.2. Staff have a pretty cavalier attitude. Hope it doesn't...More

Thank Bernadette C
Reviewed 8 October 2017

As Kermit the Frog sang on Sesame Street "It's hard being green." Perhaps the Green Refectory is too successful for its own good. On a busy Sunday afternoon, it took about five inquires to determine that the wait staff had actually lost my coffee order....More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

The green refrectory has been a favourite of mine since my first visit a year ago. Great food! Super cheap too! $12 eggs bene with ham, which used to be my fave! Really chill but pumping at the same time, heaps of seats inside and...More

Thank Samara W
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This small cafe packed a lunch when it comes to dessserts and pastries. They offer a great range of old fashioned cakes and slices, good selection of teas and iced tea drinks, but they don't have the best coffee in this area. The tables are...More

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Me and my girlfriend lived in Brunswick for a month recently and we ate here every single day. Sometimes twice per day. The food is varried, fresh, often healthy, delicious and very very cheap. I especially enjoy their pies and fritatas. The thing that put...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

This place is horribly crowded and badly set up so you have to awkwardly grind 30 people to get to a table. They don't do table service so you have to awkwardly grind 30 people to get back to the register to order. They only...More

1  Thank Alana H
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

If you're after ok food - with some good vegan and vego options - this place might do, couple it with an incredibly crowded space, toes being trodden on, wrong food delivered and salty staff that think they're hipper than your nana's recent bone replacement...More

Thank mizcheif
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This place has been a regular stop during our trip. The food is wholesome, home style cooking packed with amazing flavours! They cater to everyone from vegan to carnivore. And it's cheap. This place is a must go!

Thank VanitaVidal
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A really busy little cafe but very efficient service & REALLY tasty affordable food options. Coffee & hot drinks are also phenomenal

1  Thank Punkrocknessmonster
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23 January 2015|
Response from JanetMackenzie | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is an outside area at the back that you get to by going through the cafe, not really sure if dogs allowed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Sydney Rd, Brunswick, Moreland, Victoria 3056, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moreland  >  Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9387 1150
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