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The Groove Lounge

179 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
+61 3 9397 2577
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
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Australian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
179 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had nice casual lunch with a friend for a catch up. I had the lentil soup of the day, and my friend had the nachos. We sat outside so great view. Waiter was entertaining and attentive. Nice easy spot to hit up as a default...More

Thank Lourdes P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently had the pleasure of eating here for a late dinner, on a Friday night after working all day and not being able to eat without being on the run it was definitely worth every cent to eat here. The decor is amazing and...More

Thank dianaotoole76
Reviewed May 3, 2018

Great food and very friendly service from both staff members. We throughly enjoyed the Pulled Lamb burger that came with salad and an egg. Yummy chips were served with it. Not sure how the chips were cooked but they were the best we have tasted...More

Thank thewillow
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

I'd been injured in a car accident, was in pain and from the moment I came to the entry door, I was greeted with compassion and cheeky fun banter, and immediately myself, my mother and brother were steered toward a table to make it easy...More

Thank mitchellt1967
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

We were all glad we ordered the fish of the day- baked barri(Dukkah crusted) fried cabbage, semi dried tomato, greens, risotto salad,(pickled fennel, fresh pear, water cress) Friendly helpful staff

Thank Six P
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Excellent coffee. Menu extensive & sure to please all tastes. Friendly, happy waitress. Very busy time of day at this place but our food came out quickly and was well presented as well as enjoyed by all of us. Plan to go back & try...More

Thank MCA3030
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Had breakfast here. Waitress was very friendly and helpful. Good coffee was excellent. Good choice from the menu.

Thank KazzR64
Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

On a hot and sunny day in January, with an elderly friend who couldn’t walk too far, I was lucky to drive into a parking spot right outside this popular restaurant. Better still the exorbitant street parking fees didn’t apply to us as we had...More

Thank Maria G
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I ate lunch at this establishment today, we both enjoyed the chicken focaccia and chips. Good price, $16 per meal. Staff are friendly and provide good service.

Thank bon1979
Reviewed January 9, 2018

Food was well presented, tasted awesome and staff were super friendly. The best coffee I have had in a very long time. When I asked for an extra shot of coffee, it wasn't an issue. Coffee was just as I ordered it. Food was plentiful...More

Thank 36lisaz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179 Nelson Pl, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9397 2577
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