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Laurent Patisserie

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Central Business District
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306 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9654 1011
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Brisbane
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488 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I love Laurent bakery in Melbourne. The cakes aren’t too overpoweringly sweet, the savoury pastries are beautiful to the taste pallet. All in all I use Laurent as a staple bakery to visit whenever I am in Melbourne. It’s lovely décor and seating reminds me of a little bit of Paris in Melbourne.

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Thank DJ_Mizit
Melbourne, Australia
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95 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

With the overwhelming choice of places to buy coffee in the CBD, THIS place serves consistently excellent coffee. And there's always something to have with it.

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Thank jewel236
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed my recent visit! We discovered this little gem of a patisserie on our last visit and l couldn't wait to come back! Coffee is fabulous and pastries are absolutely delicious!

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Thank Glen and Tenai L
Antwerp, Belgium
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499 reviews
265 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our daughter lives in Ivanhoe so we popped in. Last year Laurent Ivanhoe was closed for transformations ! We wanted to see the result.... They did a good job ! The almond croissant and the latte were as nice as usual....

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Thank Hugo H
Sydney, Australia
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131 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to grab a coffee, pastries and baguette. the cafe is beautiful to sit in and watch people walk by. Coffee and food very nice.

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Thank rykony
Adelaide, Australia
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118 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So many cakes, so hard to make a decision, solution buy too many cakes and get a sugar high. Have been here on every trip to Melbourne and always the same, which cake? It's a really nice pit stop in the middle of all the great arcades of that part of Melbourne.

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Thank Mark T
Invercargill, New Zealand
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing cakes and very good coffee, the rest of the food looked great too but we didn't try any. Would definately go back next time we're in Melbourne

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Thank Euro11
Colac, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Lovely fresh baguettes and focaccia for lunch. Good coffee and milkshakes ( so my granddaughter tells me). Ambience is rather frenchlike. Cakes and croissants etc look and are delicious. Not oarticularly cheap but a nice cafe for a nice lunch.

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Thank nelliebob
Coolangatta, Australia
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

It was over the Xmas break and most of the CBD had ground to a halt but there was no excuse waiting 25 mins for our first coffee (Melbourne prices but excellent) and citron tart (5/5 superb). We sat upstairs which was quieter and met friends for lunch. The beef burgundy pie 3/5 been in the warmer too long. The... More 

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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

As always amazing food, chicken/avocado focaccia toasted is fantastic and always obliging of small requests for tiny humans!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, French, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Little Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9654 1011

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

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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 of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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