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The Quarter

27 Degraves St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 6156
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“halloumi” (22 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Degraves St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great spot to take in a Melbourne morning. Great coffee and omelette. Watch the locals go to work whilst kicking back enjoying this great location. Fast and great staff too.

Thank Kurk W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I experienced an amazing breakfast at the quarter accompanied by a spicy Bloody Mary and a wonderful "big hug". The staff were amazing, the beautiful waitress with the curly (sorry I didn't catch her name) was brilliant, so warm and friendly as...More

Thank Eloise S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend, his family and myself we're pleasantly surprised with hidden gem. We had breakfast here and it did not disappoint. The scrambled egg special was amazing. The perfect balance of creamy eggs, chives and chillies, all on top of a beautiful tortilla. The hot...More

Thank SweetCoot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is delightful. Very cute and Parisian in style. The brunch menu, served til 11.45 mid-week, was fantastic. So hard to decide as it all looked good. Lots of gluten free and some vegan options too. The coffees are the best I've had. Only...More

Thank StephoGo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here with 2 others, we only ordered a Pinot Noir and 3 mains that were all superb. A nice creative selection of dishes from contemporary Australian, Moroccan and Italian. Food was fresh and nicely presented and for our moderate ordering costed us 3 $44...More

Thank Hanklee19
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were friendly and efficient and the meals of good quality. I will keep the Quarter on my list to return to

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Okay, staff nice, but nothing out of the ordinary. Standard menu, though nice food. Basically a tourist trap on Degraves St.

Thank MrDavetheSarks
Reviewed 11 September 2017

My daughter celebrated her 15th birthday at The Quarter and had a wonderful night with her friends thanks in part to the attention and great service of Alan and his staff...we enjoyed a fantastic night. Food was great all round. Thank you Alan! We'll certainly...More

1  Thank Densgirl103
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Many places to choice from but this stood out. The brekkie was great and not too big and overwhelming but quality. Fresh orange juice was delicious. Decided to have coffee after brekkie abd while there notice huge take away business for coffee and thought it...More

Thank melinda e
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a great Melbourne laneway cafe experience. This one of the ones to go to. A quirky place that could have been a small room in your nana's house stuffed with books and gathering dust but that added to the whole...More

Thank markmW8037NB
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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Allan K
14 May 2017|
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Response from Dan R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Allan. I am not sure if you answered me or somebody else, because you call me 'Caudio' :-) We arrived at the Quarter close to noon, we wanted to have some late breakfast as tourist do in some cases. I do not remember what... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Degraves St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 6156
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