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562-564 High St, Thornbury, Darebin, Victoria 3071, Australia
+61 406 101 181
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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

first time I tryed it had a huge line but I came back because I love it. service is a differencial besides the great food

Thank estherascheri
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Good Varieties of Menu, Authentic Taste, Quality @ Best .... Must visit in Melbourne for all Vegan Food Lovers across the world. Chef cum Manager Nagulan @ Preston Restaurant @ his Best ... Dosa, Rice, Idly, Roti .... Marvellous

Thank Kris R
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

I had the tofu & mixed vegetable fritters with Aioli. I also ordered the chai made with rice milk which was surprisingly creamy like and frothy, a credit to the barista working there. Staff are friendly, warm and highly efficient for a volunteer social enterprise. Just a great place, great food that is worthy of support and repeat visits. You... More 

Thank Konrad M
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

A friend introduce to me to lentil as anything on Preston, and it was amazing !! .... great food, excellent people and friendly, great atmosphere, I love it !! hehe, i went there a few times and also I did some voluntary work at the kitchen !!! a must go if you are in Melbourne and 4 lentils for you... More 

Thank Erick_Armen_B
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2014

Check thıs one out... In a beautıful open space area thıs restaurant based on donatıons (you put the prıce of your meal!) and volunteer workers (good ıf you are tryıng to get some experıence!) offers awesome 100% vegetarıan food. You can go for breakfast, lunch and dınner! Also a very nıce envıronment, great people and art and craft markets and... More 

Thank marc a
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2014

Lentil as Anything makes no claims, but delivers in bounds. This restaurant (one of three in Melbourne) sits in the stately grounds of the Abbotsford Convent. The food is comforting vegetarian and vegan fair, but so much more than a plate of lentils. The night I went I had Greek pears, vegetarian lasagna, fresh green salad and jasmine rice...wonderful. We... More 

Thank SteveS14
Durham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2014

My daughter took me here when I was in Melbourne on holiday. As a dedicated meat eating.entrepreneur with a long list of Michelin starred visits behind me, an invitation to a convent, where the restaurant is vegetarian and called lentils, and where you pay what you think, and where it's staffed by volunteers, well, that could be a recipe for... More 

Thank Guroo
Adelaide, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2013

Went to the one tucked away near the convent. Food was amazing. Coffee was excellent. Could spend all day there!

Thank Cheeky-Mouse
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2013 via mobile

The concept of pay what you can was totally new for me. Everything works perfect, food was delicious, and the volunteers were really nice. One of the best coffees in the city. For me is a "must to visit"

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2008

Vegetarian heaven

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Restaurant Details

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Vegetarian Friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 562-564 High St, Thornbury, Darebin, Victoria 3071, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Darebin  >  Thornbury
  • Phone Number: +61 406 101 181

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?