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Salvete - CLOSED

7 Salamanca Square, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible20%
14 Oct 2015
“Great for breakfast/brunch”
19 Apr 2015
“Breakfast ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
7 Salamanca Square, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 14 October 2015

Have had breakfast here a couple of times and always had good service and been happy with the food. Their $10+ breakfast options are good value for money.

Thank Roseous
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

My partner and I went there for breakfast and was without a doubt the worst breakfast we've ever had!! The omelet was over cooked and had no taste!

Thank Brett R
Reviewed 16 March 2015

I had the 'Salvete Special' breakfast. Toast was soggy, bacon looked more steamed an fried, only saving grace was the poached eggs. Coffee came out 5 minutes after I had finished my breakfast!

Thank Julia-Nutmeg
Reviewed 16 February 2015

Went there for brunch. Everywhere else in the square was full. Not Salvete! Too few staff, and of those there one or two seemed disengaged. The barista worked hard, but looked desperate. Must have been OK in the kitchen because once ordered it materialised reasonably...More

Thank Saley69
Reviewed 16 January 2015 via mobile

Was fairly busy but the food came before the drinks. My flat white was a milky coffee and not velvety at all - the waiter suggested that was normal. Had to chase for further drinks. Sandwiches were good but too much salad cream used as...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 8 January 2015

We decided to get a coffee from here on the morning of the Salamanca market day. It was a busy day and the staff were flat out but the service was not very good (only wanted a takeaway) and the time it took was unacceptable...More

Thank jlukea
Reviewed 24 December 2014

Visited for a catch up lunch with a friend, and the service was friendly and fast. The food was tasty and a big serving size. Would recommend.

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 29 November 2014

We acutally used to come here on a regular basis - hadn't been here for about a month. Much to our displeasure the owners have now changed and is worse than ever. No tables cleaned, old dishes and bowls from previous customers not cleanes until...More

Thank Rfen777999
Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

My name is Dale Irvine I am the current manager of Salvete' recently the cafe has undergone an owner change so we do deeply apologize for any previous issues with the cafe we are try to work them out and mend all the wrongs I...More

2  Thank dalelang
Reviewed 14 October 2014 via mobile

Went for a late lunch and watched the place get packed up at 2.45pm on a Sunday as we ate. Not totally relaxing. Even interrupted to be told the coffee machine was being turned off. Code for buzz off I think. No lazy afternoon here...More

1  Thank Ammolite
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
08:30 - 14:30
08:30 - 14:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Salamanca Square, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
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