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Cafe Ivanhoe

215 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria 3079, Australia
+61 3 9499 1545
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“quiche” (2 reviews)
“top end” (2 reviews)
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International, Contemporary, Australian, Cafe
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215 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria 3079, Australia
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 9 March 2017

Best Eggs Benedict and Bircher Museli we ever had... kept going back for more! Great coffee and friendly staff. Would definitely recommend

Thank loueylouey
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Laid back, friendly service, nice coffee and cakes. Have had meals here and just coffee and each time happy with what we have received. There 8 years so must be okay.

Thank John G
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Nice quiche however very small side salad, Undercooked chips that were really wedges, burnt bacon in dry roll. Dirty water glasses and sticky table Staff dashing around with No one checking on your food until you have finished so too late to mention any issues.

Thank B8091ZCalib
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Ordered a BLT bagel and a kids pancake for my son - simple enough dishes. Pancake was half cooked sludge, and the blt - burnt dry bagel (had to repeatedly ask for some butter - which when it came was rock hard), poorly cooked bacon,...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This delightful cafe is situated at the top end of the shopping strip not far from the Library and Town Hall. It is run by Paul, a friendly host who will accommodate any wish you may have around the delightful daily specials. It's a small...More

Thank MelbourneErena
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Ordered poached eggs on toast with spinach. Not much effort is put into the presentation of the breakfast. Very bland and boring. As I was eating the breakfast I noticed a worm in my plate from the spinach. I called the manager and asked him...More

Thank dimmat51
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Great little cafe in heart of Ivanhoe. Weekly specials board is a great idea, the food was fresh and and full of flavour. I had the Cured ocean trout with beetroot hummus, my wife had the Cripsy Prosciutto with sun dried tomato pesto and Fetta.....Absolutely...More

Thank foodaholic81
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This cafe is an absolute gem! Not only are the staff extremely friendly and attentive, but the coffee and food is the best in Ivanhoe! The owner always remembers everyone's names and orders which is just such a nice touch. With an ever changing specials...More

Thank Kaseem
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I went to cafe ivanhoe and had the worst experience. My partner ordered the Eggs Benedict and it was inedible, the server boy was great and very understanding and even offered to make it again and we declined and just order chips. My partner had...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

One of our party had eggs Benedict. The sauce was so overpowered by vinegar it was inedible. Whilst our waiter was apologetic and took the uneaten food away immediately, the gentleman in charge who I can only assume to be the owner was aggressive and...More

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is it open on sundays
16 July 2016|
Response from Dale C |
Yes they are open 8-2 on Sundays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
International, Contemporary, Australian, Cafe
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
19:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria 3079, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Banyule  >  Ivanhoe
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9499 1545
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Casual café serving breakfast, brunch, Lunch & afternoon tea. Full takeaway service, plus catering available also. Our take on modern Australian food