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Burch & Purchese Sweet Studio

647 Chapel St | South Yarra, Yarra, Victoria 3141, Australia
+61 3 9827 7060
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“take home” (9 reviews)
“sweet tooth” (5 reviews)
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647 Chapel St | South Yarra, Yarra, Victoria 3141, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A sweet treat for the senses, always exquisite. Delicious, beautiful to look at. Difficult to choose just one!

Thank kookizkaz
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

WOW This was a great experience. I went back the next day to try another desert. An explosion of different tastes in my mouth. I will return every trip to Melbourne.

Thank violetblue2u
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We love this small pastisserie, we go there almost every month to buy a small sweet cake as our treat for Sunday lunch. The most difficult is to choose!

Thank CintaHierro
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

On the hunt for the wife’s birthday cake, popped in here and ... boom! Next level cake, smiles all around. Happy wife, happy life. Many thanks Burch & Purchese.

Thank DJ_Dr_Jay
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

After much consultation and help from staff, I bought the green tea cake as a birthday cake/ dessert cake to follow an asian meal. Served up beautifully by staff at Chocolate Buddha the cake was superb. Fluffy delicious layers blended the delicious flavours together. Not...More

Thank subiviv
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

An amazing little shop the specialises in all things sweet. Perfect for the little treat on the way home. I

Thank Tattsfield
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

A planned visit on our first time visiting Melbourne - Burch and Purchese was top of my list as a seasoned Masterchef Australia fan of the sensational Darren Purchese, and did not disappoint! 3 teenagers very happy with their Brownie Week purchases and we were...More

Thank wynnlover
Reviewed 6 July 2018

I work in South Yarra so I'm spoiled for choice for cake shops, but I honestly think Burch and Purchese is the best of them all. The cakes are absolutely amazing - multilayered creations full of interesting and distinct tastes and textures, and they are...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Dropped by here, nice selection of cakes and treats.. about $9+ for a tart/cake.. nice clean cafe.. staff were friendly..

Thank Darcie_1988
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Just gorgeous! My cousin & I went has a recommending. Well presented. Very knowledgeable staff! Go for the sweets not the coffee. To die for take home goodies, chocolate & jams. You need to do whilst you are visiting in Melbourne!

Thank Brooklyn P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 18:30
10:00 - 18:30
10:00 - 18:30
10:00 - 18:30
10:00 - 18:30
10:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 647 Chapel St | South Yarra, Yarra, Victoria 3141, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9827 7060
  • E-mail
A specialised cake, chocolate & dessert shop that sells coffee and hot chocolate. Desserts, Chocolate, Ice Cream & Surprises - Chef Darren Purchese produces exquisite and extravagant sweet creations, he skillfully balances flavour and texture by thoughtfully combining delicious components, such as jellies, sponges, mousses, cream, crumbles & spreads, layer upon layer, to create his finished work of sweet art.
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