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The Vegie Bar

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Neighbourhood:
Fitzroy
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380 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
+61 3 9417 6935
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:30
Sat 09:00 - 22:30
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Melbourne, Australia
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68 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We called in here for dinner after an awards night, the inner city atmosphere and the food were delicious, would recommend.

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Thank Kerrem520
Belgium
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I love the Veggie Bar. It's one of Melbourne's iconic vegetarian restaurants. The food is good, but its's all pretty much a stranded type of fare. They are one stop shop for all the popular dishes, so you're bound to find something that you will enjoy.

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Thank Barbamat
Bristol, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were taken here on our first day in Melbourne by a friend. Absolutely loved the menu, finding it hard to choose just one thing from the mouth-watering selection. Too much choice to go into detail on here, but suffice to say, there was a wide selection of food, ranging from burgers and pizzas, to Asian noodle dishes, and so... More 

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Thank Stu-Tony
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Ordered the vegetable curry from the specials sheet on the recommendation of my waiter. It was Delicious!!

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Thank 8mayfair
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was tasteful but came out a bit cold, service was ok but the music coming from the kitchen for the chefs kind of ruined the atmosphere for me. A lot of rushing on a Saturday night but it is packed so good vibes there!! And to point out the obvious it's perfect if you're a veggie literally spoilt for... More 

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1 Thank Phoebe1604
Victoria, Australia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been eating at the vegie bar for over 10 years I must say if you rated the vegie bar only on its melas you it would without doubt rate it 10/10, unfortunately the customer services is always terrible! Why?? Who hires these waitresses? Billy you are lovely and welcoming but why are your staff so rude?

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1 Thank plantbasedliving
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many great options on the menu, it was hard to decide what to have but amazing knowing everything was vego friendly! Went with a group of friends who are not vegetarian and they loved their food too. Nachos were really delicious. Loved the vegan cheese, actually so tasty. Sat outside but it was ok as the heaters were on.... More 

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Thank lewi99
Adelaide, Australia
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tasty vegetarian and vegan food in Melbourne. It's was very busy, but the service was great. So many great options on the Menu.

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Thank colla01
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86 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No problem with the food but the overall vibe is 'you should be grateful to eat here'. As for eye rolling the customer because they don't pay quick enough.......

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1 Thank Luckiefill
Beirut, Lebanon
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203 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a vegan, I was expecting something not as mainstream as this. In a way the name is misleading....it of course is a vegetarian restaurant, but it really is just a restaurant with good food that happens to not contain meat. All good, especially the laksa.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$15
Cuisine
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 380 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Fitzroy>  > Fitzroy
  • Neighbourhood: Fitzroy
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9417 6935

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Fitzroy

Neighbourhood Profile
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 cuisine and art galleries, but if you want to buy an old-fashioned snooker table, there is a shop for that too. Small pubs still exist, tucked away on the corners of suburban side streets that serve up traditional Sunday roasts. Live music abounds, and the street performers play so hard you worry to tip them would ruin their concentration. Venture to the Spanish quarter on Johnston Street and you may even find street dancing. It is all happening amidst off-beat street murals and the shuffle of a very funky neighbourhood that embraces both old and new.
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