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Cafe Era - CLOSED

Tenancy E03, Menzies Alley, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
9639 7188
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good21%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible44%
26 May 2014
“Terrible food and service - filthy venue!!”
21 May 2014
“Fantastic food, sour service ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Cafe, Mediterranean
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Tenancy E03, Menzies Alley, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

Dropped in for lunch with a friend and let's just say - what a regret! The service was shocking and the wait staff were extremely rude. We were given dirty cutlery and our food was served on greasy plates. The eye fillet salad was appalling...More

1  Thank Phenix
Reviewed 21 May 2014 via mobile

My partner and I went to Cafe Era for breakfast. Let me just say, the breakfast was amazing. Fresh and cooked well.There was a young waitress who was very friendly and provided great service. However there was an older female who was making coffees and...More

Thank Alice H
Reviewed 1 May 2014

We hired the private room, and the staff couldn't cope despite taking the booking. Food took hours to arrive (even though we were on a limited menu and the booking was made ages in advance so they could have sorted out staff). Half way though...More

Thank Fforde
Reviewed 13 April 2014

I went for Sunday brunch with a group of about 40 from a conference. The group booking had been made about a year before, so the can't say they weren't warned. There were insufficient waiting and kitchen staff, we got our meals after about 90...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 23 March 2014

I havn't been to this café/bar/restaurant...but my 19 year old daughter has....searching for work in Melbourne as a Uni student studying full time... She applied for a waiting position there...was told they would "try her out"... so... 1-2 hours day one...another 3 hours day two....no...More

3  Thank ThaiHops
Reviewed 6 January 2014

Absolutely without a doubt THE WORST meal I've had in years. My pasta dish was literally burnt. It came to the table smelling quite smokey, which I was a little concerned about, but when I took the first bite I realised that it had been...More

1  Thank franjmc
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Visiting the city, wife and I looking for a place to eat. Overall ok, my wife enjoyed her meal but my rare eye fillet rated as one of the worst I've ever been served and big mushrooms that tasted as if they'd been soaked in...More

Thank MerlinBlaise
Reviewed 9 March 2013

Good, generous sized meals served with friendly service. We had Turkish bread with dips and when we finished the bread, the waitress asked us if we'd like more bread to go with the remaining dip. That's not something we've been offered before. Hubby had eye...More

Thank Bree_La_Marca
Reviewed 24 February 2013

Ordered a vegie wrap after telling waitress I am vegan. It came served with a salad smothered in mayo! Wrong! Coffee average too

Thank 30ish61
Reviewed 24 February 2013 via mobile

Stopped in while shopping in the mall.friendly staff.i ordered a banana smoothie and caesar salad while my husband ordered the eraburger.salad was really tasty as was the smoothie and the burger was huge and chips crunchy.nice to sir out in mall Alley and relax.

Thank Jacqui T
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
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 20
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tenancy E03, Menzies Alley, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: 9639 7188
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