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RMB Cafe Bar

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Neighbourhood:
Central Business District
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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37 Degraves St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9671 4455
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08:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 00:00
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant has a lot of competition from close neighbours. It successfully stands its ground. We loved the risotto and spaghetti bolognese which was fresh, tasty and delivered promptly. Service was efficient and pleasant. The street buzzes in the evening and this restaurant really contributes to the overall ambience. Well done to the team.

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Thank Robsdav
Newcastle, Australia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had lunch here on our arrival in Melbourne . Located in the famous Degraves Street we really enjoyed our lunch , the food was fresh , tasty and plentiful , the atmosphere was busy and humming as Melbournes workers and tourist went about their day. A great place to have a meal and coffee while in Melbourne.

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Thank Graeme W
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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222 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited for breakfast a couple of times. Lively café with good service. Eggs were cooked just right. There is a small amount of seating inside but mainly outside. Good choice for breakfast.

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Thank JR_Essex
Brisbane, Australia
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91 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the alley cafes...There is no room to move but you just strick up a cosmopolitan conversation with your neighbour. Food and wine is great with the best bustling atmosphere

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Thank Roamen
Gold Coast, Australia
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast here twice as it has great coffee, service and food. It's right in Degraves lane which offers a hype of activity and a great place to people watch! Lots of specials on offer too.

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Thank Deborah B
Sydney, Australia
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

Open quite late on Degraves St which is convenient for me during business trip. young and friendly staff (mostly backpackers and nothing's wrong with it) and nice decent food. The price is a bit of a tourist trap but still acceptable.

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Thank D3B5
New South Wales, Australia
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56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

Great breakfast! My partner had the monster sandwich which he said was one of the nicest breakfast meals he has ever had. Coffee was excellent too. Super busy so we had to sit inside, which was ok, but better on the street obviously. Will definitely go back.

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Thank FrPaKr
Arrawarra, Australia
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Friendly team, clean accomodating and amazing food, it was very busy however we were looked after very quickly, the coffee was good also.

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Thank Theresa P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place. Had a beer and a pay and walked away knowing i will be coming back. Friendly staff. Good food. Great atmosphere.

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Thank hhhami
Christchurch, New Zealand
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129 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Our welcome to this place was extremely positive- by staff member Kiki. We were a group of 6, mostly vegetarians. We were looked after very well. The staff were accommodating enough to accept our requests for minor changes. The food was wholesome and delicious. We left satisfied and happy - both with the food and service. Happy to visit again... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Degraves St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9671 4455

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Central Business District

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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques, throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You never quite know what you’ll find around the next corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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