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Joe's Garage

) #148 of 218 Restaurants in Fitzroy €€ - €€€ American
366 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
+61 3 9415 1177
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good53%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“cakes” (5 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
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PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
366 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Walked in, looked hip and had a big breakfast, love the Coffee, real stuff not the usual tapid hot water emulsion

Thank milind m
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

It had been about six months since our last visit to Joes, which had always been a family favourite for breakfast. The berry pancakes were always a hit with our boys. The first sign of change was the fact that at 1100 on Fathers Day...More

Thank Burgy23
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Excellent service, well cooked food, with a menu that caters for all tastes. Also, the best cakes and deserts in Brunswick Street.

Thank sucollard2
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Always frequented Joe's Garage with family and friends but the owners must have changed recently because the food to say the least was absolutely terrible. Ordered the Big Breakfast the bacon was very obviously flash fried as it was practically raw and when it was...More

Thank PatHingert
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We had a late lunch and many other cafes/restaurants were not serving, but got quick tasty food here.

Thank 323caz
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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

After waiting a good 25 minutes for a veal parmigiana, it finally came complete with uncooked cheese and fridge cold ham. This was the last of four meals to come, as the other three were delivered 10 minutes earlier. This is the second time we've...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2016

I used to love Joe's Garage but they seemed to have changed management or chef's because it's gone majorly down hill. We ordered two smoothies that took an hour to get to us. I then order the paella. It was not paella. No rice, served...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Joe's Garage has long been a favourite among my friends. Their cakes are enormous and delicious, they serve lovely coffee, there are plenty of big hearty meals and many good options for vegetarians/vegans. It's a great place to pop in for a quick drink and...More

Thank Isabella M
Reviewed 16 March 2016

l really like Joe's Garage. The staff are always lovely and friendly. The service fast. the coffee great. The menu diverse and specials on every night. The cakes are huge with a big selection to choose from. The prices are very reasonable and the food...More

Thank sirendoll0
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Honest but looks tired. Great honest place for breakfast & lunch .... this is before the cafe scene gone funkier and boutique in Melbourne ..... needs a revamp though.

Thank Jeffrie T
Nearby
Fitzroy
Fitzroy is an unusual blend of working class roots,
hip gentrification, and a robust bohemian work ethic.
Along Brunswick Street and its side streets, you'll
find little independent shops where local clothes and
furniture designers display their wares. There are
specialist bookshops, funky record bars, and quality
vintage clothing shops where browsing is the next best
thing to buying. Gertrude Street is famous for its
...More
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railmazra
hi can anyone tell me what's best and what's worst in joe's gerage????
19 June 2015|
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Response from gpdBrunei | Reviewed this property |
I prefer the fireball, not too hot and good assortment of fillings.Friends also like the Calamari/squid. We often start with a plate of wedges...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 23:00
Monday
09:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 23:00
Thursday
09:30 - 23:00
Friday
09:30 - 23:00
Saturday
09:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 366 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Fitzroy>  > Fitzroy
  • Neighbourhood: Fitzroy
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9415 1177
  • E-mail
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