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Depot de Pain

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, French,
693 Rathdowne Street | Carlton North, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9349 1311
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good58%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (3 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, French, Wine Bar
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
693 Rathdowne Street | Carlton North, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice ambience in the cafe. The croissant was delicious even though it looked a little skinny. I would even say I preferred it over the Lune croissants 🙊🙉🙈

Thank Lauren L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Coffee served in what always seems like very small cups, even for a flat white. Expensive. Had to get the table wiped down. Nice pastries.

Thank T-Bell01
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Always great coffee and chilled atmosphere. Never feel rushed out like some places. Good breakfasts and light snacks too.

Thank JohnW1990
Reviewed 26 January 2017

For those unfamiliar with the French tongue, this is no torture chamber. Rather, it's a delightful little café that serves excellent coffee and scrummy pastries. Breakfasts are especially good with omelettes a specialty. You can dine inside or out on leafy Rathdowne Street. Afterwards, take...More

Thank OttoBerliner
Reviewed 11 September 2016

There's not much going on around this part of town on a Saturday morning, so this place is a godsend. Good coffee, tasty baked snacks like sausage rolls and quiches (good quality ones with proper chutney on the side) and nice cakes. A bit poky...More

Thank Kylie W
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Delicious French pastries and excellent coffee, a great way to start the day. Outdoor seating when it's sunny with lovely warm nooks inside. Also some interesting wines to enjoy if you go for lunch or afternoon tea. Have tried the savoury treats, also very good....More

Thank ShaneABurke
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Friend of ours recommended this place and we are thankful for his advise. The coffee was the right temperature, with great selection of cakes.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

First time experience, having just made it in time for lunch. We had smashed avocado with poached egg, calamari, champignon eggs and fries, perfect!! And demolished within minutes. With a bottle of delicious Chardonnay Waiters were friendly and knowledgeable. Beautiful venue and warm, happy and...More

Thank Ciara B
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Having spent the last 6 weeks in France, I thought I would extend the joy by coming here (and it was around the corner from where I was staying). French food is certainly better in France. Laws brought In by the French to preserve their...More

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 28 June 2016

In need of a good coffee whilst visiting a friend in Melbourne, she took me to Depot de Pain one morning for a takeaway coffee, which we got from the 'hole in the wall' from a very friendly and happy chappy! :-) The coffee was...More

Thank traveljqld
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 18
Cafe, French, Wine Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 693 Rathdowne Street | Carlton North, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9349 1311
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