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The Little Ox

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452 New St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
+61 3 9596 6577
06:30 - 16:30
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

For 3 weeks now i been there everyday 3 times a day x2 ( 6 coffees ). Coffee at first was ok 7 / 10 but then dropped to 2 / 10. They refused to fix the problem. Latte coming out with no froth

Thank Tony B
Camberwell, Australia
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328 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very friendly service and short wait time on food. Good coffee too. Decent menu selection. My particular dish was a little average, but it's the only one I've tried here. Would be happy to visit again though and try some other menu items.

Thank Nick T
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely fantastic brunch on ANZAC day. The brisket burger was phenomenal. Service was very friendly. One of the best in Melbourne so far. Was a little busy so food took a while to come out but in the end worth the wait. Little blankets were also available to keep us warm.

1 Thank Jamie E
London, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Stopped here on an early trip to Brighton on Labour day, lots of parking available and I loved the seating and design of the cafe. Staff were very efficient and friendly. Long black was good, not the greatest in Melbourne but at the top end. My partner was more than happy with her soya flat white. We both had the... More 

Thank NeilR74
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

My friends coffee was burnt and had to be remade. My almond late was split (bottom half water top half foam) and tasteless. Staff were presumptuous and there was a dog poo smell out the front seating area. Sorry guys, not Brighton standard!

Thank Georgia D
Perth, Australia
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The coffee ice cold, the bacon disgusting and the attitude was awful. Not worth wasting your time visiting this establishment if you are hungry. Not worth wasting your money here!

Thank Carole P
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244 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We stopped here to pick up beverages and snacks for a bus ride to Bondi Beach. The service was okay and the chai tea was good.

Thank Lesley B
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Normally the food & service are always good, however yesterday service was not up to standard. The owner was very curt, & abrupt. Standard of food has changed as well. Staff bringing food to tables that were ordered by other customers. No organisation.

Thank zeb48
Melbourne, Australia
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228 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Came for breakfast. Nice servers, very attentive and friendly. The menu is fairly inventive but really what we have all become used to for breakfast - kale, freekah, acai. Food was good enough. The Jerusalem plate was ok - smashed avo delicious. Quite pricey.

Thank Lions300
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Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Myself and my partner went for lunch today. And we left happy but yet very disappointed. We ordered the corn fritters , the falafel sandwich and a weak latte. The corn fritters and latte were spot on . However the falafel sandwich was not good at all. I had my first bite and thought hmmm this taste strange and had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 452 New St, Brighton, Bayside, Victoria 3186, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Bayside  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9596 6577

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