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South of Johnston

€€ - €€€Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
46 Oxford St, Collingwood, Yarra, Victoria 3066, Australia
+61 3 9417 2741
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“baked beans” (2 reviews)
“fritters” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
46 Oxford St, Collingwood, Yarra, Victoria 3066, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is excellent for a relaxed brunch. The food is high quality and the atmosphere is enjoyable. The cafe owner's dog, Fergus, is also an added bonus, as he sits out in the courtyard greeting patrons.

Thank pige0n89
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This is our regular breakfast place. Don't even need to look at the menu, the chili scrambled eggs with smoked salmon never leave me disappointed. Service is good, staff friendly and well briefed on the menu.

Thank gellignite
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Soooooo many people have told me to go and eat here. So I did. And I wasn't impressed at all really. This cafe didn't even have non dairy butter for my toast. Seriously! Nuttelex anyone...? It's 2018 and your located in the heart of Collingwood...More

Thank rorysullivan
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

South of Johnston a delightful quirky cafe with great food, coffee and wines, a must return and enjoy again.

Thank 715drewc
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This is my 4th visit in as many years and this warm, cosy and friendly environment never fails to please. Waiting staff are extremely helpful and cheerful and the meals are as described with some more interesting variations from the usual fare. Definitely one if...More

Thank tot005
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Found this beautiful little spot on a cold winters morning - it was cosy and warm with an inviting lounge area around a fire and lots of other table seating areas. Food was delicious, coffee great, service excellent .

Thank lizzyd55
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Lunch at this delightful café. Food was good and the service was great. Caters to alternate dietary restrictions too.

Thank Positano15
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place to have a casual coffee or drinks with friends. Didn't have a good mocha but the chicken quinoa salad I had was amazing. I'd drive all the way back there for that and I live 45 mins away. I love the...More

Thank HELWA1
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Even though there was quite a wait, it was worth it. Both the food and the coffee were delicious and the service friendly. The only downside was that it took quite a bit for the coffee to arrive, which I can understand due to the...More

Thank barsegh
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Have been here several times. Often have to wait to be seated but it’s because the food and drinks are so good and well worth the wait.

Thank toby3431
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Oxford St, Collingwood, Yarra, Victoria 3066, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Collingwood
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9417 2741
They have a facebook page and are in urbanspoon, recently opened April 2012
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