We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Triim Food & Drink

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Neighbourhood:
Central Business District
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
33 Hardware Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9670 1561
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

106 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 100: English reviews
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Our 2 year old was getting tired and really hungry so we just jumped into this restaurant without worrying about reviews and I am happy we did that. My calamari was very well done and the balsamic sauce for the salad was yummy! My husband was happy with the massive chicken he had too. I wish I had taken a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Eleafam
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This is a top spot to start your "lane" dining experience in Melbourne - fabulous coffee - food hearty breakfasts. - we had avocado and bacon on toast and porridge with banana. Great service - friendly staff - shady lane location.

Helpful?
Thank Angela G
Victoria, Australia
Level Contributor
120 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

My wife and I were looking for a place to eat breakfast when we found Hardware Lane a place we hadn't been to before. It certainly is busy with many different types of cafe's and restaurants to choose from. We met a very nice man at the front of the Triim cafe (the owner) who showed us the special breakfast... More 

Helpful?
Thank BendigoVic
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
470 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 789 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We walked down Hardware Lane looking for a place for brekkie. We were immediately greeted by a young man who politely asked if he could assist. We continued on and were greeted by many others trying to vie for our business. We decided that the young man was the most polite so chose this cafe. The meals were well priced... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Chizzel
Philippines
Level Contributor
265 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

This place is cozy but food is really good. Had ciabatta toast with grilled halloumi, asparagus and poached eggs.. really tasty and healthy..:)

Helpful?
Thank Jigger-Fred
new zealand
Level Contributor
91 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Had lunch here as it was close to our hotel. Good service and turn the tables around very quickly.I had the zucchini fritters which were soggy and tasteless. Salsa was the only good bit about them. Cant remember what hubby had but he felt it was not memorable. It was nice seating outside so you had something to look at... More 

Helpful?
Thank FrancescaNewZealand
Eden, Australia
Level Contributor
66 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

A very efficient little cafe with excellent food. Corn and zucchini fritters with avo and tomato salsa was fabulous. The waitress was also great and very friendly.

Helpful?
Thank Linda W
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

My brother and I visited Triim each morning for breakfast on a recent visit to Melbourne. The proprietor greeted us with a warm welcome. The staff were friendly and the food was excellent. We will be back

Helpful?
Thank Malcolm T
Level Contributor
83 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Walked up and was immediately greeted by the friendly owner keen to show me what is great on the menu. Ordered the Morning Glory and it was a very generous sized, tasty breakfast for only $12.50!! Coffee was ok possibly because I had it in a mug. The venue is awesome and reminded me of Paris or Rome. Definitely worth... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sillypiggys
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Randomly chose Triim for brunch on Australia Day and we found a little gem. The food was beautiful and tasty and very reasonably priced. Most importantly the staff were most attentive and very friendly. Appeared to be very well run family business and we will definitely be back.

Helpful?
Thank Greg Y

Travellers who viewed Triim Food & Drink also viewed

 
Melbourne, Victoria
 

Been to Triim Food & Drink? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Mediterranean, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Hardware Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9670 1561

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Triim Food & Drink staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Central Business District

Neighbourhood Profile
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.
Explore this neighbourhood