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The Hardware Societe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
Cafe, Australian
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews brunch lobster benedict croque madame roasted mushrooms pork belly poached eggs french toast cakes bread potatoes worth the wait shared table hot chocolate communal table wait for a table great coffee minute wait
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Cosy place to enjoy also the kidness of personal!! Food is amazyng! For a Brunch and also believe a late lunch!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MartHoKa
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We walked past this restaurant both days on the weekend but were discouraged by the long queues. Walked right in Monday morning. Very busy little cafe in the Uber cool hardware lane. The French inspired food was innovative and delicious. We couldn’t finish the generous...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank scholzy13
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We lined up for breakfast and was surprised how quick we got a table .. the service was fast .. not a long wait for drinks and food to be serviced.. the baked eggs seem to be a favorite and were awesome ... super cute...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank yeta2014
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a really nice brunch here. I was on my own so sat on a communal table which was really nice. The coffee and baked eggs were both delicious and the staff were friendly, helpful and quick! Would definitely recommend a visit.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Chickybee36
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waited 10-15 minutes for a seat at the counter and it was 100% worth the wait. I tried the Tuna, the scrambled eggs and the lobster Benedict. If you sit at the counter, watching the chefs work is a bonus. Tremendous care goes into the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank zeppo33
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First class French themed brekkie at this buzzing cafe in one of Melbourne’s signature laneways. We arrived before just 10am on a Sunday and got a table straight away, but noticed there was a big queue when we left.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AmyLTribe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I live in Melbourne and had this place on my bucket list. Soooo disappointed. Staff were rude and arrogant. Very unfriendly and food was just OK. So many better places, don’t go!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank vcgirlEdinburgh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You should go early because it's to packed but it's worth it I love the food and especially the coffee

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 42armanp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No sure why it gets so much positive reviews. The food is not that good and just overpriced... been there once and have no plan to go back. Just overhyped really.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Bananatree321
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place! You literally can pick anything on the menu and you can't go wrong. Capuchino and double whites are delicious. In USA double whites are not widely available, so I would always get extra cup :) love it:) The place is small and very...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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FiyazIsmath
28 March 2018|
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Response from hellodi | Property representative |
Yes the brioche is cooled in a seperate clean pan
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chrisbish1953
5 August 2017|
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Response from hellodi | Property representative |
No I'm sorry we don't take any form of bookings Thanks for your enquiry Di
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momSydney
7 January 2015|
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Response from Dayeian | Reviewed this property |
Hunter valley is in NSW, 1.5hrs North of Sydney.
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