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Ora

$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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156 Pakington St, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
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07:00 - 16:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 16:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 16:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Coffee was amazing so was the food and it came out quickly, all staff were polite and happy! Would come back

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Thank MeganGeorge
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I am a coffee aficionado and Ora fits my stringent requirements to a T. The best coffee in the town, friendly staff and great ambience. The food is excellent too!

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Thank Afaq K
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This little shopfront neighborhood cafe offer innovative well cooked food for breakfast and lunch alongside brilliant coffee. Their king mushrooms with homemade ricotta, poached egg and crispy kale on toast is a standout supported by a range of more conventional fare and great daily specials.

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Thank Cathy N
Melbourne, Australia
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Located in a super convenient location, Ora is a great place for your daily dose of coffee. The food is also creative, delicious and well priced. The staff are incredibly friendly and the boss is someone you would go out for a beer with! Highly recommended.

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Thank chaofahn
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

A midweek lunch visit to a small local cafe was unexceptional. The coffee was very good, the home-cooked cakes looked amazing but we didn't try them on this occasion. I ordered the scrambled eggs and bacon on multigrain sourdough. The eggs were of a very good consistency but quite tasteless. The bacon was also quite ordinary while the toast was... More 

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Thank Colin C
Kew, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is a friendly, small café with a good reputation for coffee. Coffee was very good. The food was nicely presented, but if you are hungry this is not the place for you. Very small serves and whilst tasty not good value. If you want a very light snack or something to have with your coffee then it may suit... More 

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Thank Kewy2014
Warragul, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We stopped in for brunch at the this handy little shopping strip and luckily noticed Ora. Easy parking and just off the Chandler Hwy exit of the M3. We sat outside as it was basically full inside and it wasn't too cold ! Service is prompt and friendly. We ordered double shot lattes and were advised that single shot would... More 

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Thank Nyall G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Never have had an average coffee, always excellent! Great place to have breakfast, never let you down!

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Thank Angela D
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This friendly little neighborhood cafe serves brilliant coffee supported by a small interesting and innovative menu. Their creamy scrambled eggs with a side of herb salad on seed toast are also always a highlight for me.

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Thank Cathy N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Chilling with some laid back city tunes in a toasty warm lil cafe tucked in the side streets of Kew. Super friendly staff, delightful food with the most colourful, beautiful presentation. Even the babies sitting outside were well behaved! I love that the menu is not overwhelming but is still original and makes u feel like royalty on a weekend.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Pakington St, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boroondara  >  Kew

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