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The Kettle Black

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
50 Albert Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3205, Australia
+61 3 9088 0721
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (58 reviews)
“hotcakes” (34 reviews)
“chia pudding” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
50 Albert Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3205, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We arrived for brekky before it became busy which it apparently does. My mushroom dish was terrific albeit on the small side. It was balanced, tasty and interesting. My buds hot cakes were a marathon in size and complexity. Very sweet was the comment. Great...More

Thank Chickerdees
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went for a Saturday morning brunch and the food is amazing! The hot cakes are definitely worth the wait. Big enough for two people and delicious!

Thank Kateinparadise
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hiya, Good brunch cafe, there are 2 brothers. one owns "Top paddock" in Richmond and the other "Kettle black. this is also shown in the menu's . nice little tucked away white house amongst the tall apartment buildings. Great place to start the day. BEWARE...More

Thank Beniiboii
Reviewed 1 week ago

First things first - the coffee is really really good. So that's that. We end as a family for a brunch. The fried chicken sandwich was a hit. The place looks beautiful with interiors that are quite superb. The AVO toast was good although one...More

Thank stingray1224
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My fiancé and I decided to give this place a try after hearing it was nice, I do not know what everyone goes on about. I’m normally not one to complain but there is so many things they could improve on. The seats are extremely...More

Thank Travelkeb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Kettle Black is a great place for a nice long brunch with friends or family. Good food with interesting options. Really good coffee. Lots of place to sit and chat. Great natural light and space. They have sitting inside and outside. Staff is nice...More

Thank Devdarshini
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I took a friend of ours here for breakfast after we saw a picture on Instagram of chilli scrambled eggs with crab... sounds yum right? Well the real thing didn’t disappoint as it was one of the better breakfast dishes we’ve had...More

Thank HowellyBear
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there last week to have brunch, the host was fast and nice , a bit long to wait for the table but finannly we have 1 good spot next to the window. we order lots to try as we see many nice think...More

Thank Evelyn Linh T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for a nice brunch with my brother. Seated at a table on the side. The menu looked awesome as i tossed up between the bircher muesli and the seasonal avocado with lime. Regretting my decision after seeing the muesli come out i was excited...More

Thank Ashy407
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Kettle Black was quite busy at the time of our visit, we ordered drinks outside but managed to be seated quite promptly. The place was lacking atmosphere and was rather noisy. This would’ve been fine if there had been something to make up for...More

Thank Fynn R
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Albert Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3205, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9088 0721
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