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The Green Goose
95/100 (341 ratings)
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegetarian Friendly
"Food and atmosphere was great � Friday night they had live music and great expressi martini, even made special dessert not on the menu , just..."
Jens Kristian Andersen
"Very lovely staff and amazing brunches and coffee, would highly recommend this..."
Ankush Chauhan
"Omg the waffles are to die for! Highly recommend the waffles great service thanks for a awesome brekky experience..."
Karen Cohen
"The Green Goose is absolutely fabulous! Their look and atmosphere is so homey. I made a booking for 15 people for a surprise birthday and the team..."
Mai Lam
"The Green Goose is my local and I love it .. Con & Gabby give great service & home made food excellent & delicious .. atmosphere very New York style..."
Kerry Higgins
"Great food,coffee and beautiful,friendly service...con and gabi and all..."
Cem Numanoglu
"Nice feel about the place good food and the owners couldn't be nicer..."
Rose Jansen
"Con and Gabby catered for a 30 th party for 50 Staff ,food amazing. Highly recommended..."
Sue Chinner
"Had A Omelette here yesterday the best one I've ever had love this place to..."
Maddy Tsatsaris Beratis
"Simply outstanding food and presentation. The coffee is what got me going there and everything else just lived up to the same high standard. Warm..."
Jimmy Jivakis
"Awesome very beautiful ambience. Loved the..."
Bhakti Kulkarni
"This establishment is excellent. Highly recommended from me. 5..."
Charlie Fay
"great friendly service, food great, nice relaxing court..."
Melissa King
"Great friendly service, exceptionally delicious food!!..."
Jane Chapman
"Was a fave with my parents.... as one of a few venues with wheelchair access. Haven’t been back for a while... Returned today to find it’s still..."
Stephen Raitman
"Amazing service, food and coffee was perfectly made to order. Mine was a latte with an extra shot (bang on) and the other a regular latte for a..."
Jim Wibskov
"Delicious food, good coffee, fabulous service. Highly recommend 👌We stumbled across Green Goose by accident and could not be more pleasantly..."
Tenielle W
"Great atmosphere, staff are all friendly including the owner, food is delicious & they mix up the menu which is great for variety. I come here a lot..."
Kloe Kardaras
"Nice little cafe in the street next to Malvern Station, very locals vibe. I don’t often order zucchini fritters cos it’s not my vibe but I just..."
Mat’s Munchies
"great food! had the best beef burger ever, came with a side of chips and some sauce on the side too. Was super filling and tasted great. also had a..."
Karvah McClellan
"Great environment, friendly staff, excellent food, tasty coffee = winning combinationThe fancy granola was DEVINE!!!Very lucky to..."
Lindy Lang
"Wonderful wagyu lunch burger. Great value and great taste for only $15.00 + beer. Service was also friendly and attentive. Highly recommend and will..."
"> Omelette with bacon, feta, onion, spinach, capsicum AND Big breakfast with smoked salmon, sautéed spinach, mushrooms, avocado, poached eggs, on..."
"What about these amazing Banana & Salted caramel waffles? 🥞🍌🍯🥛We say "YES YES YES 🙌😍!"Sweet inspiration at 📍..."
"Great coffee, awesome staff! The fritters are fantastic, and the ambience and interior fit out is clean and sophisticated. A little..."
Jasmin Peck
"Cloudy day on a Monday morning I visited The Green Goose, it was empty of customers as I came in at about 8.20. I sat down knowing the menu..."
Bryan Lane
"I think I'm in love with their Salt N Pepper Squid :) because I've been back few times for it! Squid was fresh and cooked to perfection, salad was..."
Ruby Bui
"The Green Goose is a culinary representation of my Dads vintage car. Ever reliable, in fashion, and does the basics well while appealing to fancy..."
Grace Eats
"This gorgeous little cafe run by a lovely husband and wife is right next to Malvern station. From fresh juices to desserts made in house, breakfast..."
"My partner and I visited the Green Goose for the first time this morning for breakfast. Friendly and attentive service, good coffee and the best..."
"Tucked away just off glenferrie road is the green goose. They have a great glass cabinet full of treats, but I particularly enjoy the ham and cheese..."
"Delicious, delicious, delicious! Came here with my family on the weekend and all 5 of us ordered different meals from both the breakfast and lunch..."
Skye Peck
"Fabulous food and service, widely exceeded expectations! The zucchini fritters were delicious. We sat out in the lovely sun drenched courtyard, great..."
"Every time I visit the Green Goose, I am once again impressed by new and delicious menu items. Although the menu has changed, I have still found food..."
Aly A
"Definitely a hidden gem!!! Location is fantastic, nice little nook in Malvern, close to the station (perfect for happy hour) and the food..."
"Always enjoyed a Sunday breakfast at the Green Goose. Love my freshly squeezed juice combination. I cannot complain about the quality of the meals. ..."
Sweet &Savoury
"Had an amazing breakfast here this morning, the food was well presented and tasted incredible! Coffee was great too. The girl that served us was very..."
Suzanne Kehl
"A bit of a slow service but the food is good. We ordered the french toast with maple syrup, the breakfast bowl with granola and fresh fruit and the..."
"We showed up just after 3:00 PM and even though the closing time was 4:00 PM, their kitchen was already closed so they could only offer a couple of..."
One Piece Left
"Superb coffee, grey service and really tasty menu choices. Will be back for..."
"Super fast service! Tasty ham & cheese croissant and good strong coffee. Only a few doors up from my piano lessons too! Definitely the new Saturday..."
Tardar Sauce
"Great coffee and service with a smile. Popped in today after visiting the spa a couple if doors down. Despite them getting ready to close, they made..."
Kingy Mou
"Scrambled eggs on toast. Just the way I like..."
"Great baked items.. Had a delicious quiche and pastie take away heated at home. Beautiful pastie and fillng with great texture and flavor. Quiche had..."
Accurate Eater
"Great place! Love it.Deserves a rating in the 90's and they've got the best mocha's going..."
Mitch Silva
"Lovely Cafe. We have been coming here for quite some time and enjoying their food but I was particularly impressed today. My grandmother was visiting..."
"What makes this place great is the friendly welcome, the smiles and the service. Sometimes in a cafe this is all you need to have a good experience...."
Andrew Leech
"What a find. What a great little place the Green Goose is. We have a lovely breakfast / brunch here and will definitely be back. Not pretentious,..."
"Popped in to quickly grab a coffee, asked how long it might take as I had to catch a train in 5mins and within 40 seconds I had paid and had a..."
Eloise Healy
"A really cute, pokey little restaurant that would fit nicely in a cosy inner city alleyway. Food was promptly served. A fairly standard take on the..."
Mon D
"Always good. Never fails to please, the service is great, the food fantastic :) Try the pumpkin salad it's great..."
"Fabulous. Love the tapas & jazz night on Friday's, great atmosphere and great food. Efficient & friendly service and reasonable prices. Green Goose..."
Carly Palmer
"We were instantly welcomed hello by all staff within eyeshot. Tick. Given water, crayons and a colouring in page…yea this place is child friendly,..."
"Pleasant decor, friendly staff, nice quiet courtyard for an early Saturday breakfast (I was here at 9am), plenty of spare tables...solitude! Good..."
"Friday night 4 November 2011. Just fabulous- tapas fantastic: pork belly to die for, best aricini balls ever. Ambience fabulous, staff and jazz band..."
Liz Jones
"Little gem. Good coffee. Had lunch here once (rocket & goats cheese salad) which was outstanding. Staff always helpful and friendly.Worth a..."
Candy Floss
"Friday night surprise. Out for a walk with our little one on a Barmy spring evening we weren't expecting to discover live music, a tasty wine list at..."
"My favorite cafe in Melbourne!!!. Love the food,love the place,love the people!Dinner was sensational!!!Had a great night.Looking..."
"I love going in for my on-the-way-to-work coffee, it's delicious. They also do great gluten free muffins. The couple who own it are great, lovely..."
Lyndon Cookson
"We had a fabulous breakfast at Green Goose - generous portions and beautiful Atlantic eggs ! Friendly service, great decor and warm atmosphere! We..."
"Fruit & lemon tarts. All made in house by our chef : fruit tart with custard & assorted fruit of the day, lemon tart filled with home made lemon curd..."
"This place is special. Great coffee, excellent food, nice atmosphere and owners that know you by name. It's great for a take away and even better if..."
"Very good coffee. I am quite surprised by the negative reviews. I have been to Green Goose for coffee about five times but so far I haven't..."
Bistro Coco Vin
95/100 (5 ratings)
"Wow - what a find!  Have been here 3 times since discovering 4 weeks ago - a gem!   Secretly located in Station Street opp Malvern station -..."
Carla Davies
"The restaurant is on a small street off Glenferrie road so it's a little hidden. I was hesitated to try at first but once I did I want to come back..."
"Do not procrastinate, get out there and try Coco Vin. The food is simply stunning with the best menu combination between French and Korean I have..."
Rundle Furyan
"Went for dinner last Thursday for the first time and will definitely be back. The service could not have been better, a relaxed atmosphere, varied..."
Elliot Costello
"The food is top notch especially the marinated lamb which my favorite. Plus friendly staff. Surely will come back again!!  Bistro Coco vin will be..."
Colin Fid
"Had a lunch with my friends at this restaurant. Food was amazing! Ive never heard of French and Korean fusion restaurant but actually it was really..."
"What a surprising find! Everything we had was delicious (even the yummy dessert) and the service was friendly and attentive. If you're lucky enough..."
"Amazing experience at this restaurant! Started off with a French Entree- Escargots, switched it up to Korean for main with their sizzling plate and..."
Lorraine Kambala
"Loved the food at this restaurant!  The service was great and we received our food in good time. Would definitely recommend it to anybody after a..."
"Coco Vin does what no other restaurant has attempted to my knowledge -- bring together French cuisine and Korean style cooking and does it well...."
David Hinchliffe
"French ♡ Korean cuisines ! Food lover should go!It was a great time at Bistro Coco VinWell presented food and all taste were..."
Junga An
"Coco Vin is refreshingly innovative and surprising. This is my second time at the place. First time I came for lunch and then now for dinner...."
Dalal Smiley
"Amazing and very delicious food!! Ambience of the place is good and very cost environment. The food was very delicious and every plate we had was..."
"Restaurant is just 3 weeks old. A mixture of French and Korean. Kudos to the chef. The food was delicious. I had cauliflower soup and the salmon. The..."
"Loved the chicken cutlines, the presentation was fantastic as well. I would recommend going to a business meeting or date, it's classy as..."
Nyasha Nziboi
"Lovely Food .. Well cooked Highly recommend the steak .. Very good and well cooked seasoned well Good customer service .. Interactions with..."
Yandi Nene Kay
"Steak tartare was amazing!! Mascarpone cream was perfect! Must try Tomahawk steak! I love this place and we will visit this restaurant again for..."
"Awsome! Nice service and meal. perfect. Especially I love big breakfast and tomato relish. Inside are cleaned and everything new. Just high recommend..."
Hye Jin Jeong
"Fantastic cafe! Loved the Sunday morning Big Brekky! The quality of the food was just amazing. Thumbs..."
Kulgaurav Kanade
"They have the beautiful combination of French and Korean cuisines. I had dinner and chose 1KG tomahawk steak and other dishes which were excellent..."
Takahiro Ozasa
"Wonderful food. Fresh, delicious and very well presented! The atmosphere is warm and relaxing and the staff are very friendly. The wine list is..."
La Townshend
"Bistro Coco Vin provides the perfect blend of French and Korean cuisines. I had dinner here Saturday night and thoroughly enjoyed it. The restaurant..."
"Great authentic french cuisine in a relaxed non pretentious atmosphere. It  definitely will become our regular eating out destination. Food is..."
"If you like French cuisine ,this is the place for you!!!My husband and I ate here on Friday night. The restaurant was about half full and had a..."
Lao Tuojia
95/100 (53 ratings)
"You may need to be prepared for a wait, but it will be worth it. They hand make the noodles while you wait and the food is fresh and lovely...."
"Literally one of my favourite experiences so far on zomato. It's almost like the restaurant was time warped to the 1980s in HongKong. Definitely the..."
"As unpretentious as a place can possibly get. The star here is the food, leaving the decor and service far behind. Lamb skewers were a..."
Artem Simdikov
"We always come here for their wide noodles and spicy chicken. The setting of its dine-in is not glamorous, but their cooking is define. I personally..."
"It's unbelievable that this little restaurant serves very authentic Chinese food in Malvern. We were trying our luck on a number of dishes such as..."
"This might sound cliche but this place is a hidden gem. The interior and furniture are tacky and outdated but if you are like me and believe that the..."
Hello. Imnikki
"While the ambient is not that great, the food served at this restaurant makes more than up for it. The staff is super friendly. They even opened up..."
"very delicious food at this restaurant, hearty warmth chinese cuisine that is guaranteed to get you filled up. the lady who server me was so friendly..."
"Anything that this place lacks, is made up for by its sheer authenticity and genuinely welcoming owner-operator. On the Friday night that I first..."
Michael Lever
"One of the favourites among us all was this glossy, silky and luscious eggplant dish. Imagine thinly sliced eggplant that's been cooked (I think it..."
Eat And Be Merry Crew
"This is a very great and unique restaurant located across the road from malvern station in melbournes inner city suburbs. I think it's Xin Jiang..."
"Amazing. It was a bit tricky because our Mandarin is zip and the menu is unclear. We agreed with the delightful owner on rice noodle soup. Hot,..."
Check Please
"Most Underated Place in Malvern. When going to Lao Tuo Jia, there is a simple way to order, if the meal is for two.Order the lamb skewers...."
Jupiter Jones
"The most authentic northern Chinese restaurant I have found outside of China- the food is just amazingly good and the owners are so delightful, it's..."
Bob A Job
"What a find! Very good Xinjiang food, delicious hot sour eggplant, pumpkin potstickers (with ginger) - vegetarian friendly; cheap, cheerful and you..."
Miriam Faine
"What a gem! Such a lovely lady, always so warm & friendly, makes us feel at home every time. Lamb skewer is a must! So succulent, tender &..."
"Good food and nice owners. The lamb skewers are amazing, tender and juicy and full of spicy goodness. the deep fried lamb ribs are also plentiful and..."
Azhar Noor | @sepiringmesra
"Fantastic lamb skewers. We have been here twice and can easily go back for these lamb skewers which come in two flavours-hot and not hot. Our 5yrd..."
The Next Meal
"Walked in on their day off (Tuesday) Owner was kind enough to let us in and dine. Very hospitable folks. Had lamb skewers (item 29, highly recommend)..."
"My top10 favorite restaurant. Me and my partner both like Lao Tuo Jia very much, not just abut the food there, the owner who is the staff as well is..."
Meng Tsai
"Recommend the spicy chicken noodles..."
"It's a really good Chinese restaurant. Very delicious food. My friends and I really like..."
"Nobody really understands you but the food is better than all the other Chinese places ive been..."
"Lovely experience. I really love coming here. We are always warmly welcomed, the food is great and the portion sizes are generous. My favourite dish..."
"Hands down best restaurant in Melbourne. The staff aren't rude they just can't speak English fluently and come across rude. Best food. Eating there..."
Teresa Wang
"Good Xin Jiang Cuisine. We come here often to have the spicy potato noodle (大盘鸡), lamb skewers and lamb bone soup. The old lady who owns the..."
Cafe Carpenter
95/100 (1016 ratings)
"Cute place, awesome and authentic food and drinks. Our favourites are: soy matcha latte, okonomiyaki, korean street toast, beef spare ribs, and they..."
Liliani Gunawan
"There is nothing negative to say about this place and the staff that run it. Best place in the area for fabulous coffee, amazing food, and a nice..."
Ashlin Saunders
"Great atmosphere, cozy, the food is excellent. Great place to eat on a regular..."
Mary Hunt
"Wow! I can't believe I worked next door since you opened and never had a meal there! Amazing food, service and people. Immensely enjoyed the Spicy..."
Jason Allan
"Love this place with its great hospitality and unbelievably great..."
Christian Willer
"By far the best coffee ever and the cookies holly damn. The cookies are to die..."
Greg Roberts
"Delicious Delicious. Delicious. Delicious. Delicious...."
Anie Zanazanian
"Went in tonight for the second time in a week, and my suspicions were really is that good. Superb food, lovely people, bloody good..."
Kevin O'Rafferty
"Best japanese cafe/restaurant in Melbourne maybe the best in..."
Vincent Wong
"Awesome!!! We love Café Carpenter!!! Excellent food, drinks and..."
Kay Tee
"super delicious LA Galbi. generous portion bim bim bap and tasty..."
Sharon N S Halim
"Amazing! Authentic! Great people! I had the prawns and the takoyaki, both were incredible. Even the chips are great! It's licensed and warm and..."
Janine Gascoyne
"Best Takoyaki ever.... Still. Great food, great..."
Arn Nguyen
"Fabulous little place for a Friday night. Looking forward to my next..."
Kekka Ward
"The nicest guy ever.....I am absolutely confident everyone will be greatly taken care of by the owner here. ..."
YJ Kim
"home style cooking away from home...our fave..."
Lena Lim
"Best. Takoyaki. Ever. Also brilliant service and atmosphere..."
Samantha Patrick
Aoba Japanese Cafe & Take Away
94/100 (795 ratings)
Bento (Lunch Box)
"We come here all the time our favourite Japanese restaurant in Melbourne, the chef is a wizard in the kitchen. The food is absolutely delicious and..."
Jared Appleby
"Aoba is reasonably priced and the food is always delicious. A pot of green tea and the chefs special will run you around $20 and it's well worth it...."
Pippa Sparda
"Authentic Japanese shop. The bento boxes are to die for, especially the Nikatsu Box (egg-coated pork cutlet) and Teriyaki..."
Erick D. Lee
"Exquisite Japanese food. I loved my freshly made sushi platter and my boyfriend and I fell in love with the Wasabi Teriyaki chicken, simply mind..."
Myriam Fattar
Sekine Noriko
"I eat here all the time when I'm in Melbourne and I absolutely love it! Great food, excellent staff, highly recommended! Thanks shingo..."
Joshua Franke
"Fantastic staff, fantastic food! One of the treasures of Glenferrie..."
Janka Syki
"Hands down the BEST home style japanese restaurant in..."
Max Yong
"I love Aoba. I’m not sure why some in the past have given poor reviews. I have gone to Aoba now probably over 30 times across 5 years..."
Alex Bicknell
"Best no-fuss japanese in..."
Richard Rotstein
"Brilliant for the price. We shared their big plate for 2. $22 each and it was more than we could eat. A good quality selection of food too. More a..."
"Came here for the first time tonight with my family. Aoba is a cozy little boutique restaurant that can only fit about 15 ppl max. We ordered gyoza,..."
"Cute little Japanese restaurant with friendly staff. The Katsu chicken is delicious! One of the best I've ever had. I will be back to try more...."
"Aoba is lovely.The staff are so friendly, so polite, and so darn cheerful. The way that they chat quietly in Japanese behind the counter, I felt..."
Carlos Humphrey
"Aoba is a lovely small Japanese restaurant. I've tried a variation of their dinner sets, sashimi and homemade ice cream. Everything they have served..."
Hungry Big Potato Bear
"First impression: small little cafe located on one of the main strips of Malvern. Came here on a Friday night and it was quite busy but the staff..."
"Aoba is one of the few places that I’m willing to put my pants on so I can go to on days when I crave fulfilling chicken katsu set. The..."
"It was a warm and friendly restaurant 1 chef and 2 staffThe staff recommended Aoba set $18 and hubby wants dinner set $29 that has a bit of..."
Love Food
"My partner and I were looking for a place to have dinner on a weeknight along Glenferrie road. We stumbled across Aoba and thought we'd give it a go...."
Fusspot Foodie
"A little Japanese joint on the busy part of Malvern road. Not many seats, shoulder to shoulder if not. Food, portioning, price, spot on. Nothing..."
The Last One Piece
"We must have Japanese fever here at One Piece Left! Two Japanese restaurant reviews in a row, where the name nearly sounds the same… try and not..."
One Piece Left
"Small little cafe serves your quintessential Japanese dishes, most notably that caught the corner of my eye was a huge serving of tonkatsu. Still..."
"I had lunch here and the food was really reasonably priced. Such good value. The food was tasty, fresh and the service at first was unusual..."
"I love this cosy Japanese place with reasonable prices and authentic food. The owner and his wife are very hospitable and always greet us with a..."
"Very cute little restaurant tucked away in between an array of different other shops. Very "homey" feeling and the staff are very..."
"Cute Japanese restaurant that gets busy quite fast. The price for what you get is excellent and I found all the dishes I had were tasty and rich with..."
"Every where else sucks after I've been to Aoba. Other than Hakkata, Aoba is the closest thing to authentic japanese food! Ive moved to the north, but..."
Eat Like Theres No Tomorrow
"Really lovely place and staff.We ordered the Unagi Don and Chicken Udon to go. Both were tasty, authentic and well priced.This is..."
Nikita Hall
"Had a quick dinner at Aoba on Wednesday night. Turned up without a booking at 7:15pm and was lucky to get a table for 2. While it did empty out by..."
Melissa Kate
"Lived up to the hype. I really didn't think I would enjoy the food from such an unassuming place. Don't get me wrong, their Salmon sashimi isn't at..."
Kristie Koo
"Down side is no beef teriyaki bento box otherwise Very nice food and good amount of portion Place a bit small but very japanese way and clean ...."
"We would like to rate this place 3.8 if possible. A tiny little Japanese restaurant in Malvern. We’ve been here for lunch on the weekends for about..."
Mrs Bunny
"I settled down on the floor of my dojo and began my Monday morning rituals of meditation by practicing the art of 'Soduku' (not to be confused with..."
Lincoln Whitfield
"The best Japanese in Melbourne!! If you haven't tried it, you should!! Service is always great and comes with a smile. Food is always hot and..."
Anthony Rogers
"Although small and cozy, Aoba has a great ambience with warm and friendly staff. The food is decently priced and although it can get quite busy in..."
"This Japanese restaurant has been in Malvern for many years. The chef and staff are always very friendly. A variety of bento are offered and they are..."
"I am a big Japanese food lover and this is by far one of my favourite Japanese restaurants in Melbourne. While it may be small, its incredibly tasty...."
Sabrina Kindler
"Where do I begin here! Wow!This place is a tidy nice little Japanese place which I love to go to! The pricing is cheap and the servings are..."
Zack Ping
"I accidentally found out this nice Japanese place and took the all research group there for a member's birthday. The food turned out to be fantastic!..."
Ruohui Lin
"Been a regular customer here for almost 3 years now!Chef Shingo is the heart and soul of this lovely little gem in Malvern! Nothing beats the hearty..."
Facebook User
"I just love this place. It may only be a small "cafe" but the food is always yum. Even when my favourite dish is not on the menu the chef always..."
"I can see why the reviews are so high. Great food, friendly staff and reasonably priced. I loved how their food reminds me of authentic..."
"Aoba was a popular Japanese restaurant offered quick lunch/dinner fix. They had those nice bento boxes that contained lots of different small dishes...."
"One of the best casual Donkatsu in Melbourne!This small shop offer quite a limited number of tables but the quality of their fried crumbled..."
Luke And Hannah
"A small japanese cafe on a just strip. Some seating outside and the inside is small and cramped. A variety of dishes to pick from. Can't say service..."
"This is the best Japanese food! Love coming here for the pork Katsu curry! The chicken terryaki wasabi special is also a favourite. This place never..."
Edwina AC
"Took the family for dinner here in November '16. Seems a bit more like a lunch place but still good. 3 of us had the Aoba Bento box - includes Miso..."
Hungry DrDave
"First time trying this little Japanese cafe in Malvern. Small, simple but cosy interior. Friendly service. We ordered the sashimi entree, nasu..."
Grace The Rookie
"Another value for money Japanese cafe in my neighbourhood. Whenever i yearn for a simple Japanese bento or don or sushi, there s no other choice but..."
Angie Bone
"Love this japanese restaurant 💋💋💋 veggie bento box was affordable with huge portion. Love the asmostphere here and the attitude of thier..."
"Had friend bday dinner here, the food overall was okay, i realise that all the waitresses and chef were all japanese, and it showed on the food, the..."
"Very nice little restaurant in a busy strip of Malvern.Very tasty dishes with big portions and perfect spices on all food. The restaurant has..."
"We had dinner for 4 yesterday. We ordered the dinner set, chicken katsu curry and eel. Large servings for a decent price. Food was tasty and my..."
"It's a small cafe with several tables only. I went to it on Thursday night, and it's nearly full. We ordered Aoba bento boxes. The deep fried potato..."
Gourmet Explorer
"Love our little local joint- affordable and delicious with a homely feel. We always feel welcome and the katsu bento box is my favourite. Remember it..."
"Good food at a god price. Good vege selection. Loved the unagi. The vege bento was excellent Not so keen on the pork. Do yourself a flavour and..."
John Formoso
"Tiny place which is a bit of a squeeze. I was there for lunch which was cheap as there were lunch specials. There looked like there were a few..."
PW Lou
"I've been here no less than 8 times thanks to my Japanese friend's recommendation. Everything I have tried is delicious! The place is fairly priced..."
Bernardo Jacobi
"Great authentic Japanese food. VERY reasonable price ($15-20 for mains). They do great meat and vegetarian dishes. I've attached photos of 4 separate..."
"Nice little Japanese eatery serving a decent selection of food. Come here for the Aoba bento box, or any of the other bento box offerings. The..."
"Lovely family run little place, fresh food and friendly people. Very reasonably priced. It can be to get a table but I'm happy waiting for..."
"Ordered takeaway, as the place didn't have baby chair for my nephew. The place itself was small and didn't have many seats. I had the bento box with..."
Chisyelda Oey
"always love to come to this place for their teriyaki chicken in the bento box! just a suggestion, would be great if the miso soup for bento comes not..."
Hana Chainy
"Best Japanese food, the Aoba bento box is a must have at such a decent price. Although the service is somewhat average.. the food makes up for..."
Sarah Fergus
"Great food particularly at this price. The only thing letting this place down is the service, which isn't exactly very attentive. Could easily be a..."
David Lew
"The teriyaki chicken amd teriyaki salmon cooked perfectly and delicious. The Sushi and miso soup again delicious. As far the food goes , it way up..."
"Do not be misled by the little restaurant that Aoba is; it certainly punches above its weight.Stepping into the restaurant for the first..."
"After-work catch-ups over delicious food – always a good idea. A friend suggested Aoba, a little Japanese restaurant in Malvern with barely enough..."
"I love my japanese so this place was a fantastic find. Small cafe style with an owner chef on the tools and friendly staff. Food was really fresh and..."
"Don't come here. Because if you do then I'll have to wait for a table and then I'll be pissed off. But seriously this is a great casual Japanese..."
"NOW THIS IS WHAT IM TALKING ABOUT! Small place.. nothing big that stands out.. But!!! Service is great... the food is fantastic! Could see heaps of..."
Cheeseburger Anyone? "Where's The Sauce"?
"Aoba is a small, friendly, clean and affordable restaurant to eat at in Malvern. The service is great, the ingredients are fresh, and the price is..."
"Great casual Japanese restaurant, very reasonably priced and tasty dishes. The staff are accommodating and friendly. The only annoying part is this..."
Travelling Palate
"Walked into this quite cozy, small Japanese local cafe/takeaway/restaurant with a greeting from the staff and got seated at a small 3 seater table...."
Lachlan Chan
"Got the lady's lunchbox that came with agedashi tofu, fish, potato patty, spring roll, a salad and miso soup. Normally it comes with rice as well,..."
Sandy Pok
"The venue doesn't look like much, but the food is delicious and very reasonably priced. Bento boxes were generous portion sizes, everything tasted..."
"One of the better oyakodons I've tasted. Big portion for $11 brings good value for money. The salmon, tuna, and snapper sashimi was quite fresh and..."
Bayu Prasakti Tjandra
"This little unassuming place on Glenferrie Rd just before High is a local's secret. I'm not a local, but with only two fairly ordinary Japanese..."
Sam Difference
"Great local Japanese restaurant. Food was delicious & the service was warm & attentive. Our meals reminded us of our travels in Japan. Yum. We each..."
"Hiddle gem. One night, I randomly go to different area that I don't usually go and I found this place. I have to admit that this is the hidden gem of..."
Another Chef
"Not what I expected but good things come in small packages. I think there is only 10-12 seats in the place so it's quite quaint. Staff are super..."
"Small and unassuming restaurant but the food is amazing! Especially in terms of value for money. The sushi is well cut and fresh while the unagi and..."
"One of the best Japanese restaurants I've been to in Melbourne. Highly..."
David Dang
"Yay! Really nice Japanese food. We ordered the wafu steak and the aoba bento box with teriyaki chicken. Both dishes really impressed and were full of..."
The Messy Eaters
"I love aoba in every sense. Food. People,..."
Charlie Cowling
"A precious gem in the heart of Malvern. Just eat here. You will see why it is so good. Authentic Japanese food experience with the two of the most..."
Notice Me Senpai
"Aoba is a really tiny shop with a few tiny tables squished together. It is solely operated by one waiter and one chef cooking in a tiny kitchen at..."
The Hungry Excavator
"Having lived in Japan for 6 months, I was very excited about the new Japanese place my brother had discovered on Glenferrie Road. He promised to take..."
Melbourne Lifestyle Blog
"Always fantastic, great fresh food cooked by the owner himself and friendly service, easy going place and speedy service, keep it up your..."
"Authentic atmosphere!. I went Aoba with 2 Japanese Friends, The owner set up authentic Japanese style small restaurant in Malvern area. The place..."
"My New Fave Sushi Takeaway.. Virtually a hole in the wall restaurant, the proprietors know about keeping it pure and simple. Very friendly service..."
"Best authentic Japanese restaurant in Malvern. We had a great time here on Friday night. the tuna takaki and wagyu steak are to die for, amazing..."
"Great Japanese cafe. Aoba is tiny. There are about 3 tables and two small counters, so if you want to get in here, best to book. It is extremely hard..."
"Cute little Japanese joint with yummy homely food and lovely..."
Faye Tan
"Cute little authentic restaurant. Cheap, tastey, & friendly service. Cosy atmosphere. I will definitely..."
"I've been going to Aoba with my family and friends for years on quite a regular basis. It's our go-to 'home away from home' restaurant and for good..."
"It was the first time coming to this restaurant and i really enjoyed the dinner. The food was good, affordable and the staff were friendly. I will go..."
Tommy Mac
"What a find!. This place is perfect. perfect perfect perfect. fresh food, great service, incredibly tasty, super affordable and still quite intimate...."
Jimmy Russell
"The service here is always polite. The food always consistently good. The dishes are standard Japanese fare. Tasty also not spectacular. Can't..."
Sophie Song
"Plate lickingly good and cheap as chips. I wish I lived close by! I had to sneakily try and swipe up the rest of the teriyaki sauce without anyone..."
Roxanne McCafferty
"A little beauty. The restaurant is about the size of a kitchen, and the kitchen is about the size of a cupboard. But the friendly chef and staff work..."
"Bloody awesome, can't really go past in Melbourne for easy dinner out slash take..."
Tom Engof
"Been here a dozen times by now, you cant go wrong with the katsu curry, Aoba box or anything from the specials board. A quiet little gem of the area,..."
"Super friendly chef and staffs. Love the Aoba box, edamame, spicy tuna. Finishing off with red bean caramel ice cream. Lucky to have this place near..."
"You will not be disapointed!. Aoba offers quality casual Japanese food with very good price. We were amazed with the size of serving. We were happy..."
"Great and affordable and..."
Sarah M
"Affordable and passable. We ordered chicken and pork katsu curry. Tatse quite good and very filling. Good value for..."
"A great little place!. Aoba is a simple but authentic Japanese restaurant. My favourite dish is the Muscle Bento Box ($22). The food is fresh, tasty..."
"After reading some great reviews I thought I'd better check this place out while I was in the area. Walking in, I didnt expect such a tiny little..."
"Yummy!. This place is a hidden gem. Food is great and the cosy atmosphere is authentic and the owner is so lovely! We recommend the Beef Tataki, Beef..."
"Great service!! Beef tataki and wasabi chicken are..."
Sima Bee
"Praise the Lord, the food is..."
Yudy Chainy
"Gourmet food, take-away price. The prices are great and you are served quickly. I was expecting decent take-away food, but WOW. I'm not kidding --..."
Chris L.
"Cheap and Delicious!. The atmosphere here is not that of a 5 star restaurant, (not that it matters, my friend and I had a great time sitting..."
Jeremy Warren-Foody
"Cosy Japanese Restaurant. I love the Japanese food here because I know it's authentic and it tastes really good. The place is pretty small so if you..."
Hungry Hippo
"Very cute and cosy! Food is worth the value, staff are friendly - Would definitely come..."
"Favourite. Small and cosy. Affordable and tasty. My favourite Japanese place in Melbourne. That pretty much sums it up.The food is always..."
"Little gem. Fresh food and no fuss!Service is slow as its just two people cooking and serving and it's cash only, but the food and service..."
Stacey C
"Nice little place.. Authentic japanese cuisine. Will definitely go..."
"Aoba has the best Japanese food in Melbourne. The staff are lovely and helpful, and their food is consistently good. They make an effort to remember..."
Rosheen Kaul
"BEST SUSHI. If you are looking for a healthy, satisfying and comfortably filling meal, with original ethnicity, I certainly recommend! But book..."
Kenneth Jones
"A great place that won't ruin the bank!. Aoba is my favourite Japanese place in Melbourne. Shinsan and his team are doing a great job. The food is..."
"Homely and authentic. A small, but authentic family run Japanese restaurant that serves some of the better sushi, sashimi and nigiri that I've..."
"Delicious and cheap. I've been going to Aoba ever since it first opened and I'm happy to see that this restaurant's popularity has grown since. Since..."
Aki Nemoto
"Lovely small restaurant. I am a frequent diner at this small cosy restaurant and it has never failed to disappoint except when they ran out of fish..."
"My Go To Japanese Food Place. This small but compact restaurant serves amazing food, and with actual Japanese staff it feels like a little bit of..."
Mel Wong
"Aoba is A-ok. Aoba's food is very good, but other reviews here over-rate it in my opinion. I think Don Bay in the city is better for this type of..."
"Best authentic Jap food in the suburbs. Very impressed. Wonderful service and friendly chef. Only $13 for a Bento box. Sashimi beautiful and so..."
"Authentic Home cooking. Being Japanese, the food takes me down memory lane. Nothing pretentious here, just simple authentic homely Japanese food in a..."
"Aoba. A beautiful Japanese restaurant, Consistantly delicious and high quality food. The Vegetarian Bento is fantastic with golden agedashi tofu and..."
Holly Willis
"Friendly service, good vibe for a little taste of Japan. Went in for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. Excellent customer service. Enjoyed the Beef Udon..."
Diane Wong
"Quick cheap and casual. This place is so nice for a quick relaxed meal, the bentos are delicious and so is the sushi and sashami. only annoying thing..."
Charlotte McCann
"A tiny shop but surprisingly not too crowded even on a Friday night. Not too fancy but liked the bento I had. More of an everyday diner rather than..."
"Beef udon is very beautiful. service is..."
Sine Csr Likhitthanawong
"Japanese dining in a homey environment. Aoba provided convenient, simple dining experience. Though service was rather slow, we were served fantastic..."
Angel Khong
"The best japanese food!!yumm cheap authentic and..."
"Stopped by for a lunch special and had the "ladies lunch" (miso soup, teriyaki chicken, seaweed salad, spring roll and dumpling) oh so delicious! The..."
"50 50. Came here on a Friday night with a Urbanspoon buddy. I have mixed feelings about this restaurant. The waitress, a humble looking lady..."
I Binge On Food
"Very yummy and down to earth Japanese, great quality food for a very low price. Great friendly service too! It's just become our new..."
"Aoba-amazing taste at an affordable price. Aoba is a quaint little Japanese restaurant that provides a homely, comfortable and warm atmosphere. The..."
Bonnie Tin
"Awesome Japanese. This is my favourite Japanese restaurant in the Malvern area. The owner/chef is very friendly, the sushi is all super fresh and..."
"My fav in Malvern. I went there with my bf after a stressful exam.The food was authentic but the sashimi was not that fresh.I..."
Catey Neow
"Really really good!. This place is really authentic. Food is superb and service is great. When coming here for dinner, be prepared to wait but the..."
"Delicious Japanese food cooked and prepared fresh from the friendly chef (and owner?). Small and cozy place with warm and friendly service...."
"Great food and service for a husband and wife restaurant. Although the menu is limited, it's quality over quantity. Quite generous portions and..."
"Pure Japanese flavours. I first stumbled onto Aoba a fews years back, thinking I was going to have Korean (which it was previously). What an amazing..."
"Secret gem in malvern!. This tiny place has a non-descript sign and interior but is in a league of its own in the food department! have had food from..."
"Went to Aoba tonight for the first time, food, service and presentation all was 10/10 . We can't wait to return, must try the bento box next time, it..."
Kas Bessemer
"Quaint place. Yum food and very cheap. Good service..."
Shireen Prasad
"Best japanese restaurant!!. Fantastic foods !!! must..."
"Real Japanese!. I'm Japanese. When I miss Japanse food, I must go there. That's so good, reasonable, and real taste of japanse. I say that only AOBA..."
"Very good!. Prices are very good as well as Food!Must try their..."
LOVE Poodle
"Very nice. Quality foods with very reasonable price. Worth..."
"All up, it was a great dinner and for $30.50, definitely value for money. Downside would probably be that the place is quite small and if you don’t..."
Christina Wong
"This place opened like 3 weeks ago, but I have been there 6 times by today. This place is good, infact, damn good. Every dish is a BM, no joke and..."
Darryl Tirtha
Jacks House Cafe
93/100 (103 ratings)
"Delicious burger and lovely chips, great service, thank you guys, second burger in a couple of weeks, really yummy..."
Shelley Boyd
"Just came here for a coffee and a banana smoothie and the service was great, the staff were really friendly! The coffee was really nice and the..."
Leah Felsbourg
"Great friendly service, i had a take away sandwich. I was offered a water while i wait. Highly recommend for a lunch on the run, sweet and savoury..."
"Very attentive, welcoming.good coffee, beautiful tasty breakfastAmbient music not intrusiveMy new place to work ..."
Samantha Davis
"Such wonderful service this morning. Immediately given water. The waiter bought a baby chino out to my toddler without even being asked; needless to..."
Sharne Trew
"A cool place to come for breakfast inner city. The food was excellent and the service was very friendly and welcoming. Ask for the home made chilli..."
"The chips burgers rolls... first class!!! Top quality and the service great too. Definitely recommend. Best in the area, one of the best cafes I've..."
"Lovely minute of my life. Superb mocha made by Adil who had goodness coming out of every pore! Thanks for the most welcoming and great mocha made..."
"This place has THE BEST chips of ANY place you've EVER been to!!Came here with four work associates and the five of us all chose the five..."
"I come here every morning for the best coffee and breakfast a few times a week, the food is fabulous as is the staff. The chef (Jackie) is..."
Tally How
Nancy Mah
"This place has the best ever eggs. And the best milkshakes. And coffee (my dad). Don't let the name deceive you, this place is no shop, it is one of..."
"Wow, check out the brekkie specials at this new (well I haven't seen it before) I just had a beautifully cooked bacon & egg sandwich with rocket &..."
"Good find.. Fair prices and my banana smoothy was..."
Coffee And Food Enthusiast.
"Always great. Became local in January this year. Go often for breaky on the weekend or taken friends for coffee and lunch. I LOVE the Prawn and..."
"Will be back!!. Had a breakfast meeting and wanted somewhere local so decided to try Taste Food and Wine. WOW!! The Blueberry Pancakes are to die..."
"Great food and service!. Attentive service and great food at a reasonable price. We love going..."
Hungry John
"Gorgeous little cafe with lovely and attentive service, delicious food at very reasonable prices (mains are about $13-17) and great..."
Nian Jiang
"Must say that its one of the nicer cafes in malvern with great food at reasonable prices. Loved the spanish eggs..."
"Impressed. Friend recommended it. The coffee is class! And the place has great vibe. Great menu selection. Will be..."
"Nice find. Cute place, fantastic service and GREAT COFFEE!! Best coffee in..."
Salad Sisters
93/100 (120 ratings)
"Pleasant surprise! Love the option for half serve! I always leave behind the extra piece of toast and I think it is a such a waste of food. Great..."
"What a find. Clean, crisp, welcoming with an interesting healthy menu, generous servings at a fair price. What’s not to love. Recommend. Go..."
Check Please
"Wow! What a great find. So many healthy salad options to choose from and also an extensive menu that I will devour over time. Today we enjoyed the..."
"Healthy with flavour and heaps of flair is what we describe Salad Sisters. No runny cheese dripping from a burger.Every element thought out..."
Christopher & Marian
"Wow, these ladies have done it again. The previous owners of Fress in Caulfield are back and better than ever. AMAZING breakfast choices. Do yourself..."
Global Foodie
"Awesome salad with a great selection!!! The Sababa salad was excellent.A great spot for breakfast or lunch with friendly staff and an..."
Marc Lichtenstein
"I ordered the Sister Bowl, the sababa. A generous size and absolutely delicious, a really nice mix of salads, grain and felafel with a nice dressing/..."
" I had the ‘Sababa’ bowl which has felafel, cucumber curls, pickled cabbage, chickpeas, cherry tomatoes, turmeric cauliflower, pita crisps and..."
Split The Bill
"Great coffee, food and generous servings I stumbled across this cafe the other day and loved the white fresh welcoming fit out , great..."
""Smashed Avocado"Fresh avocado and generous serving of toast. The service was great and had a great vibe. Just felt like there wasn't enough of..."
"A lovely styled cafe which delivers a really good coffee. The lady that served me was really nice. The acai bowl was well made and a good portion..."
Nay Nay
"Yummy fresh and vibrant salads with beautiful interiors and friendly service. The not so healthy options looked incredible too, but I opted for the..."
Tanya Chaves
"Visited Salad Sisters for lunch on a busy Saturday. The staff were friendly and felt like this establishment had been there for years. The tea came..."
"The lovely sisters who owned and ran the gorgeous Caulfield South cafe Fress are back!!! So happy to see another gorgeous cafe filled with love and..."
"Beautiful, fresh and tasty! We had an great time at Salad Sisters, having recently opened, we were excited to head in! They did not disappoint..."
Brooke & Nick
"We love the idea of a healthy cafe that offers great takeaway options as well as a fantastic dine in menu. The fact that salad sisters is buzzing..."
"Brilliant new cafe in Malvern! Everything is amazing - the food, decor, service...all-round great. Smashed Avo and shakshuka are a must. Will be..."
Nastassja Kuran
"Lovely cosy new spot in Malvern owned by 2 hardworking and talented "sisters " who really care about good food and great customer service! Lovely..."
"Great addition to the area. The food was great! The salads were super fresh and very tasty!!!The coffee was excellent as was the service. Love..."
Food Fanatic
"New find, located locally to me (lucky for me) fresh, healthy and delicious breakfast/brunch. Gooooood coffee and light and happy ambience inside...."
Danya Gamliel
"Creative and tasty menu. A beautiful bar filled with fresh to order salad! Beautiful fit out with a warm cosy vibe. Great service and good coffee...."
"Great new cafe that has recently opened in Malvern. The food is all healthy & fresh, exciting menu and tastes delicious! Will definitely be returning..."
92/100 (53 ratings)
"Great, honest Greek cuisine. Love the peppers and goats cheese starter. Fish main was also outstanding. Great local option with good home style and..."
"Food was nice and homey. Service was a bit unusual. Asked whether we could order a drink and lady said "wait one minute" - seemed as though was..."
Brenda Digby
"Our first time and very impressed and satisfied, food delicious and filling, waitresses very helpful and friendly, even on a busy nite they kept us..."
Tony Di Lalla
"A definite favourite of the family's. This is our go-to for birthdays, Mother/Father's days and any kind of celebration that calls for a delicious..."
"This restaurant is so good. The food is fresh, delicious and well priced. We have been regulars here now in a group and everyone who attends is..."
Julie-Anne Houghton
"My best friend is Greek but refuses to go to Greek restaurants because he says they're never as good as what you get home cooked.  I think it says a..."
Chris Turner
"Delicious food, great service!. Loved the food at stathis. Delicious and beautifully cooked. Plump oysters, tender calamari, succulent meats and the..."
"Lovely restaurant. Great food, excellent service and the Baklava was the most delicious I have ever..."
Will Gilbert
"GREAT SERVICE | GREAT FOOD | GREAT AMBIENCE. What can we say, we have been coming to Stathis a few months now and wow - we have never been so pleased..."
"Very happy we discovered this little gem. Sophie and her (very handsome ) staff served us fabulous authentic fresh Greek food. And we were even able..."
"Amazing food accompanied with exceptional and friendly service.. The perfect combination for an outstanding Greek dinner in melbourne.. We'll be back..."
Kelly Aver
"Perfect everything. I cannot praise the staff and service of this restaraunt enough! I have not enjoyed dining out as much as I have here in a long..."
"I love everything about Stathis Greek Restaurant - the great service and atmosphere and of course the best Greek food in..."
Helen Paleologos
"Love it!!! The food, service and atmosphere were fantastic. Highly recommended and reasonable..."
"Excellent service, well priced and loved the shared meat platter. We'll be..."
"Lovely family atmosphere with dedicated friendly staff. Had the charcoal grilled calamari for entree. Not quite as tender as I would have liked, but..."
"The chicken meat skewers are amazing. The seafood player was pretty good too. All up lovely..."
"Visited last night. Was served by Michael who was attentive and helpful. The menu has something for everyone. My partner had the meat..."
"Stathi thank you. We could'nt wait till Stathis opened in Malvern. WOW !!!! The food is simple greek food, fantastic the way greek food should..."
Maria Haviaridis
"Came here for the first and must we say we had an absolute ball! Food was unbelievably well cooked and the service fantastic. We have booked to go..."
"Cosy Atmosphere. As a Greek myself I find it hard to eat out at Greek restaurants without judging the cooking styles, yet Stathis is a good new..."
"Excellent food, service and atmosphere! We've tried most of the items on the menu and "specials" board and we're yet to find a flawed dish. The..."
"Food was amazing Staff very friendly A real family affair and you feel at home at this amazing..."
"Yes!!. Glad to see the old Stathis tavern relocated and revamped! Lovely atmosphere and decor, wait staff attentive and always happy to have a chat,..."
"Brilliant service & food! First went here on Mar30 & when we returned last weekend (May11) several staff remembered us. That's exceptional & just a..."
"Returned. Evelyn and I returned to Stathis last night with a couple of friends. As reviewed before, we had another really great meal. The waiter..."
"Amazing food will definitely go back. I have eaten at many Greek restaurants over the years and Stathis is definitely one of the best. The service..."
Lash Envy Melbourne
"Clean and Tasty Greek. I dined in tonight without a booking. It was a bustling and a vibrant little place with great quality glassware and..."
"What a find. We are regular dinners to the Greek restaurant just up the road from this one, and it was by luck we spotted this place on route to our..."
"Food fresh but quite bland. Average prices, average..."
"Thumbs up for service!. I dined here with my partner. We didn't have a booking but the wait staff didn't seem to mind and were very accommodating and..."
Tahli Langdon
"Great friendly service and great food. Very enjoyable evening had by our school committee...."
Satsuki Japanese Cafe
92/100 (336 ratings)
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegetarian Friendly
"I used to go there a lot when I worked in the area 7yrs ago. It's been a few years since I've been back but tonight's dinner was just as good as I..."
Samantha Ignalaga Huang
"Clean fresh Sushi, good size portions and decent price. Small restaurant that adds to the experience. Would definitely..."
Dirk De Weever
"2 years ago we were here ordering the same food. We went overseas, yesterday we came back , we ordered this again. Never disappointed. Limited..."
Karen Yau
"Yum yum yum. Very small and cosy with delicious..."
Mel Brash
"Beautiful food, excellent service. Would highly..."
Angela Clover
"Always amazing food!! Would go more often if we lived..."
Sarah Vee
"Amazing flavours, at this intimate restaurant, love..."
Lorraine Melahridis
"Best Japanese food in the South East!! Agadashi Tofu to die..."
Debbi Arpini
"Tremendous local Japanese. Quick, well priced with very authentic flavours. Bento very generous and full of flavour. Book in advance as tiny and..."
Glen Iris Mum
"The best Japenese food . A very small restaurant, so make sure you book. Also the quality of the food is sensational. You can also order a..."
Annie Munro
"Love this little place. Easy to get a seat for lunch mid week but nights are harder. They have a massive menu and can be confusing but order your..."
"This place is amazing. Small if you want to eat in, however the food is delicious. This is now my new favourite Japanese food place. Ginger..."
"After our first dining experience here, we’ve gone back religiously. The food is nothing short of amazing and the staff are the friendliest bunch...."
Jonathan Tran
"Very simplistic looking place. Nothing grand, or eye catching about it. Do not let that be the reason to you keep away. Staff are very friendly, and..."
Cynthia Giang
"The negatives: it is a small establishment, with take away bento box as your plate and the price is leaning towards restaurant than Cafe... However,..."
Nelson NG
"We made reservations as they've got an indoor seating capacity of only 14-15 pax. Service was friendly. Agedashi tofu was authentic (not many Jap..."
Who Loves Good Food
"Lovely family ran Japanese cafe, it is a small place but the serving size is huge. Although the dishes are not that delicate but it's definitely..."
"I love this place. Have eaten here many times and get take away regularly. It is reasonably priced for seriously delicious food- can't get any better..."
"Small Japanese cafe owned by a Westerner chef but great variety of authentic Japanese dishes ! We had the potato croquette , okonomiyaki and yakisoba..."
"Having lived in Japan for over a year myself, I have usually found that Japanese restaurants in Australia are a little bit disappointing -..."
"Good choice of menu items, prompt service & decent portions. Great local joint all in all, would definitely eat here again. The only thing is - I..."
"Been here first time today. Ordered duck tataki, ebi don, and potato croquettes. Duck tataki is very very nice. Very different from other..."
Love Food
"I would say it s One of the best value for money Japanese cafe in Melbourne. I was surprised that the chef is a westerner who can do such good..."
Angie Bone
"Satsuki is a long-time favourite of mine, especially for their sushi handrolls and their gyoza's are a dream- I recently returned from Japan and..."
"The staff are very nice and accommodating and the food is quite tasty. The rice in the sushi could do with some improvement as it was too hard and..."
"Satsuki Cafe is located right on the corner of the Malvern/Waverley Road intersection. It doesn’t look like much from the road and is quite small..."
"The food was amazing. The staff are very attentive and nice. Some of the dishes here are unique and not what you would find in a typical Japanese..."
Christopher Lee
"Great little local place. Delicious, fresh, and authentic Japanese food. Great for takeaway too as the place itself is only tiny and nothing special..."
"One of the great local restaurants in Malvern East. Not the cheapest of eats, but the quality of the food makes it absolutely worth every..."
"What a great little find ! Had dinner here last night and was not disappointed. The pork belly was melt in your mouth beautiful. The soft shell crab,..."
Susie Demery
"Been going to Satsuki for lunch over 5 years. Food hits the spot, staff are friendly, Des and Chiemi make great food and dessert. As a..."
Food Forme
"Perfection each time! Always delicious and fresh. We always know the food will be good when we order takeaway! Yum!!! Nanbatsuki seafood is always a..."
"Best Japanese food I've had in Melbourne. Highly recommend the pan fried salmon and porterhouse steak. Absolutely amazing authentic food...."
"This is by far my favorite cheap eats place for japanese food. Everything is fresh including the sashimi. I ate two meals on the specials menu;..."
Sheina Pal
"This is a fantastic local place, has fast become my wife and my place for Japanese. The service is excellent and food is on the spot. Probably one of..."
Kenny Khamly
"AMAZING!. This is an absolute GEM!!! Gotta have takeaway cause the restaurant is TINY... but the food is fantastic! I don't know how they do it in..."
Jacq Chil
"Satsuki is by far one of the best Japanese cafes in Melbourne, I blogged about this cafe in Malvern East 3 years ago and I have been going there..."
One Fat Cow
"The spicy tuna chirasi is very flavoursome. The kids bento is good value for money. The rice is a bit dry though..."
"Weekly ritual. I and the rest of the family visit Satsuki every week for a quick bite. Very small place with 5 tables which are always fully booked...."
TC Yilmaz Gursoy
"Absolutely loved this place. Amazing food and a very friendly staff. Soft shell crab is to die..."
"Absolutely loved it!. Went for dinner today and they looked like they had a huge booking but the staff was lovely and managed to squeeze us in for a..."
"Great Fresh Sushi. Best sushi hands down in Malvern. So fresh and quality ingredients. Get in there and enjoy..."
"Little gem from the east... (ern suburbs). I've been here several times. The head chef isn't Japanese but something tells me he went to Japan and..."
The Taco Cat
"Not bad, quite authentic atmosphere. The crab salad is amazing but the gyuudon is futsuu (ordinary). Nice authentic Japanese..."
"Pork ribs are divine! Food portion is big and good to share. Prices are very reasonable. Love every single dish I have tried. Service is friendly and..."
"Not good food, it's great food! One of the best in Melbourne.. Wonderful food! I can't believe the chef is not Japanese. He could teach a lot of the..."
"Good restaurant. I like Satsuki. The food is good and the service is..."
Pink Noodle
"Oh Wow!!. This is our local restaurant and what a find. Having walked and driven past this tiny establishment many times we finally dined there..."
Bill Gray
"Nice!!. What a suprise! This place is operated by non-Japanese but they do really good job. Looks dodgy from outside but forget about the exterior..."
"Cute Japanese cafe with fast and fresh sushi. Just don't order the eggplant, was very tough to eat, the taste was just wrong and bland if anything...."
Brando The Pig
"Sensational Satsuki!. Ordering here was hard - there is A LOT to choose from and so much of it sounds good! in the end my partner and i shared 3..."
"So glad I was introduced to this gem. Extensive lunch bento menu and varied special treats on their regular menu, like crispy spicy salmon gyoza. Get..."
"Absolutely amazing, so fresh, highly recommend the triple cooked pork belly or the slightly seared tuna & salmon salad. Service is always friendly..."
Hungry Carnegie
"Try the pork belly bento its..."
I Hate Cooking
"A Gift with Food. In one word; amazing. Truly great Japanese food and a pleasant dining environment. Word of warning though; it is very small and..."
Chris Stackpole
"Soft shell crab salad was amazing! So many crabs, beautiful sauce and the spring onion pancake was..."
Sarah Mandley
"Gem of a place. Food was great and price was..."
"Have to be honest. I have to give my honest opionion.I like this resto because of:Price = quality + quantityFor me it will..."
Connoisseur Apprentice
"This is a fabulous restaurant! The agedashi tofu and salmon teriyaki was unspeakably good. Highly..."
"Re-invented Japanese, a must for foodies.. Very inventive japanese food.Tiny restaurant, so its hard to eat in... but if you can its very..."
"Japanese-y goodness. Best soft shell crab ! However gets very..."
"Fantastic. Some of the best Japanese food in Melbourne ! Made in a shoebox sized kitchen but absolutely delectable. Having spent lots of time in..."
"Nice change to the usual Japanese options. Book ahead if you want a seat. Worth..."
Andrew Jeffrey
"Pricey but plentyful. When my family and i went to this shop they didn't enjoy it much, i on the other hand loved it =DI had the Sweet Potato..."
"Tasty cheap Japanese fare. .Pros:- Nice variety on menu, not your standard Japanese offering- Variety in dish selections, ie: multiple..."
"I like it good food a bit pricy but good food prepared fresh I recomend to..."
Aj Scarcella
Ped's Kafe
92/100 (532 ratings)
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegetarian Friendly
"What can l say? Great food, fantastic service, reasonably priced and cool ambience. Definitely be back!! Thank you to the Chef and staff for making..."
Frank Pasutto
"Wow! What a neighbourhood gem! A great discovery indeed. Sensational tasty dishes. Not your normal suburban Thai cafe. Quality of their offerings is..."
Eric Low
"Food was amazing and really reasonable pricing highly recommend..."
Marla Stotland
"Amazing 😍 had the soft shell crab with apple slaw and beed massaman...."
Binh Luong
"Quite simply the best Thai food you will ever eat...."
Judge Griff
"Everything was very extravagantly presented. I would really like to go back and try more because that curry was amazing and I feel like all the..."
Katrina Jorna
"The food was amazing for a price that won't murder your wallet. Very different from many hype Thai restaurants and I somewhat prefer this style more...."
Viet Doan
"The food is sooo delicious and beautifully presented. My favourite dish is the spicy lamb which I recommend, it is so spicy (which I LOVE) , it might..."
Tueman Cao
"You will find Ped's Kafe in an unassuming part of East Malvern but dining here is a culinary experience that won't break your credit card. I am..."
Robin Yang
"Chill Thai restaurant (3.8 ⭐)Ambience:The place is pretty nice, good space between tables and definitely has a laidback..."
"This is one of my favorite restaurants in Melbourne. The flavors of the basil stirfry, the special crispy chicken and coconut rice are amazing. I..."
Ashleigh Evans
"Small, cozy place that gives you yummy food with classy presentation! Just the right amount for a satisfied tummy. Close to home so wouldn't mind..."
Vishal Mirchandani
"Celebrated my girlfriend’s birthday here and couldn’t ask for a better place! Great atmosphere and decor! The good was fantastic - highly..."
Marcus Campbell
"Been there with lots friends. The restaurant place is not big and located in the corner block. The food was ok and just on the average level, but all..."
"The calamari appetiser was awesome. They have gluten free options and they know exactly which plate has gluten (sometimes is hard to find somebody to..."
Maria Alejandra Perez
"Amazing local Thai place, not only the food but the presentation of each dish was delectable. Staff are very accommodating too - we’ve definitely..."
Jonathan Tran
"Reasonable Thai food that is prepared fresh and well presented. The curry puffs were delicious, made with home made pastry. The golden bags were ok,..."
Hungry Tum
"Overall quite a happy eat, 2.75/5 on the bloated scale. Ordered the crispy tofu appetizer which was soo soft on the inside and dumplings. Also..."
Jo Yang
"Great, fresh food. Good service. Reasonable pricing. This place could charge much more in a better venue given the quality and presentation of the..."
"I’ve been to Ped’s twice now and thoroughly enjoyed both times. The quality and presentation of each dish is always divine. The first time I..."
"This was a good Thai option near home. Went twice. The first time with my wife and had the whole barramundi. It wasn’t the healthiest of options as..."
"I absolutely love their Tom Kha soup. It's on the sour side but that's the way I like it. I recommend pairing the soup with some delicious green..."
"It's a family tradition that we always go here for a birthday - the food is beyond amazing and presentation is also super good as a bonus! I always..."
"Expensive, really nice food :) very prettily designed and served by nice staff. Lots of flavour in the food and I really enjoyed the dining..."
"Not a bad place to dine and the food and service is pretty good. But it is not a place we will travel all the way from our new place just for this!..."
"Lovely staff ... Food is amazingly good ... my favorite Thai restaurant ever..... the setting of the restaurant is warm an beautiful..... totally..."
Mandy Ngo
"I really enjoyed my experience on a cold and wet Wednesday night. It was fairly quiet so service was fast and efficient. I was sceptical about the..."
"Went with a group, 8 of us, and we had the $36 banquet. So much food! The curries were delicious as were the appetisers. Finished off with the mango..."
Hungry DrDave
"Food came relatively quick and very good!Service was okay. We had 2 different waitresses, the first one couldn't hear/understand what we said..."
Jordan Chan
"Definitely a local favourite around this area - understandably so, as they never disappoint. It's always jam-packed in the a restaurant but lucky for..."
"Highly Recommended A++ Great Staff, Food was out in under 10min. Calamari and Lamb Curry was amazing. Was Actually blown away when I saw the meat..."
Chad Tipoki Moyle
"Awesome furnishings, cozy yet open and breezy setting, friendly staff, most importantly fresh and delicious Thai food! I love especially how green..."
"lemongrass and the sauce is just right mix of sweet,sour,chili and salt. Spring rolls did have some fish sauce in it so can't comment on the taste...."
"Great service, great food, nice atmosphere. A little pricey (menu attached must be for take away), but I guess worth it for a nice night..."
Bec Dirago
"It's been a couple years since we'd been here and it's only improved! A cute little restaurant and service is great, so attentive, polite and nothing..."
"This is not a conventional Thai place although the influence of Thai cooking is evident in this modern Asian place. Recommended dishes would be pork..."
Amit Tuteja
"This place was great, crowded but cosy. We had the banquet for two and all of the meals were presented in interesting ways. The green chicken curry..."
Mikaela Boyer
"We have been to Ped's Kate for dinner few times, and never disappointed. We like the roti with satay sauce and green curry chicken. Green curry and..."
"Woweeee!!! This place is amazing. Lives up to its high rating. We will skip the other Thai places around our area now and go here. The serves are..."
Brent Morgan
"This is actually the best Thai food I've had in Melbourne. I have had so many green curries (good and bad) so some would say I'm kind of an expert on..."
"Amazing food and great service. Best Thai food in Melbourne, especially the Tom Yum! I have tried most dishes on the menu and are always..."
"OMG.....i guess the best Thai food i ever had in my life. Truly starting from Menu...taste....& service for sure. Excellent food experience all the..."
"We ordered takeaways on Friday night, order was ready in ard 20 mins which is fair. Very big portion. We had pad Thai, green curry chicken and..."
Yan Mak
"Best Thai food I had in Australia. The food here is fresh and full of spice! We have been here for more than 10 times in the past year, every dish we..."
"This restaurant is amazing. I have eaten here a few times and this place is fantastic,  the service was amazing and the food has such beautiful..."
Youngcheol Han
"Excellent meals. Six of us went there, everyone LOVED their mains, the service was excellent and it was definitely reasonably priced. Great..."
Emma Montafia
"This is such a fantastic restaurant. Probably the best Thai fusion in Melbourne, that is economically priced. just don't order take away, it does not..."
Nick Voulanas
"Really tasty, authentic Thai food for a good price. Great for take-aways as this small place is often packed anyway. We used to live nearby and there..."
"Excellent food and fantastic service. The coconut prawns and calamari were succulant. The soft shell crab apple salad and the lamb shanks lived upto..."
"Went to this delightful place a few weeks ago with a few friends and thought have to put a review .. This place does not only deserves it, it..."
"Love this place! Except the service. I haven't asked for the bill yet but the staff just throw the bill on my table. Other than service, very..."
Jenny T.
"The food was delicious. We ordered takeaway. Not huge portions for the price but still very tasty and will go back. Don't expect much left over..."
"tldr: The food is exceptional while expensive. Staff are super attentive and amazingly friendly. For financial reasons reserve this venue for..."
"Came here with my partner on a Saturday night. Ordered fried tofu as appetiser and mr wolf Pinot noir. Tofu was Cooked with warm sweet chilli sauce..."
"Went here last night group of 6. Did not have to wait long for our entrees or mains. For entree we had fish cakes, golden bags, samosa's and mini..."
Renee Kiarie
"Great little restaurant. Wonderful little restaurant. The guys is great and the presentation and service is wonderful. One of our little..."
Kenny Khamly
"Great service and presentation. First time here last night and will definitely return. The food for all 4 of us was thoroughly enjoyed. Presentation..."
"Best thai restaurant around Malvern East. Food was absolutely fantastic and Really fresh and flavorsome. we will definitely be back..."
"Loved this place. I've been here a couple of times this year and have enjoyed it every time. The food is wonderfully presented, tastes delicious and..."
"Last friday we visited here.Taste was great!! and presentation was beautiful also. specially, I really impressd by grilled scallop & prawn..."
"Loved our dinner there this evening. Our curries where both amazing (not too spicy which I really liked) and we can highly recommend this restaurant..."
Christina Zierold
"Pleasant Surprise. I was truly surprised with the standard of food at this restaurant. I love Thai food in Thailand and very rarely come across..."
"Nice tasty food, yet certainly not a stand out. Don't wide birth this restaurant as it is to be enjoyed; deliberately seeking it out is also not a..."
"Amazing food. Everything is delicious and presented fantastically. The service could be worked on, but the food more then makes up for it. The taste..."
"Perfect Ped!. We went here last night as my sister-in-law has been here before and loved it. She wasn't kidding when she said its one of the best..."
Happy Eater
"Although it's a small place, the staff do their best to make it an amazing dining experience. Not romantic but cosy and low key for a very nice..."
Sarah Alexander
"Best Thai food in Melbourne. Been searching for a good Thai place in Melbourne and was very impressed with the flavours at Ped's kafe. They have the..."
"Nice. I ve been here quite often as my favorite foods are green curry chicken and Pad thai Chicken. Service is good. a beautiful lady with nice smile..."
"Busy Thursday night! Great food presentation. Golden bags delish! Fish cakes were lovely too with the little salad. Roti was quite good but didn't..."
"Fish curry was generous serving and delicious. Perhaps too much bay leaf but overall manageable. The soft shell crab salad was delicious. Calamari..."
Luminous Dee
"I been to Ped's Kafe a fews time.Food is always good beautiful and excellent. Special golden Calamari and Coconut prawn really nice. I keep..."
Jeabk Kalyanamitra
"Oh my! The food here is really good and cheap. Service is excellent. Calamari is to die for. We had the massaman curry to and it was so good-a bit of..."
"Lamb Shanks..more like Lamb Thanks!!Wicked sick food at low prices. Roti fans get the Roti. Son in Law egg fans get the Son in Law eggs. Yeah..."
Mad Slapper Who Knows Heaps About Food Ey
"One of the best and most original Thai restaurants around. Love the funky presentation, delicious food and host Ped is always the life of the party...."
Heather Joel
"First time at a Thai restaurant great choice!. For the past month I had been thinking that I would love to try Thai food. I hoped into urbanspoon to..."
Nev K
"Innovative Thai. Recommended by my fellow diner who lives locally, it lived up to expectations. Loved the presentation of our entrees - prawns and..."
Mr Creosote
"Great Food!. Wasn't expecting it to be so busy on a Monday night, but the place was packed. After tasting the food, I'm not at all surprised. A big..."
"Clearly the best restaurant in Malvern East. As a local resident of Malvern East, I strongly recommend anyone looking for great dining experience to..."
"Lovely service and great food!. We arrived without a booking on a busy night and the owner went out of her way to accomodate us. The food was..."
"Great food and service I s.... Great food and serviceI strongly recommend this placeYou should make a reservation before going there..."
Daniel Sangyeob Lee
"Delicious food. Try the signature dish. Noisy, cosy place. Glad we booked as even though its a Sunday night it was full. Can't wait to go there..."
Ms Kerry
"Best thai food in this area. Shame it's a small space which gets very noisy. Try the flash fried fish or the pad thai noodles. Great..."
Asian Foodie
"Best thai around. One of the best Thai experiences I've had in a long while. homemade coconut ice-cream with its addictive pieces of fresh coconut..."
Melina Han
"A LOCAL GEM. Having heard on the local East Malvern grapevine, the Ped's was a great new place in town, my partner and I gave it a go one week..."
"Have had breakfast here quite a few times & everything is always so great! service, environment, food.. perfect! highly..."
"Great Thai. Have tried this place a few times now - only for takeaway so far, but would love to take a group of people and sample a few more dishes...."
Emma Raphael
"Simply fantastic. Great food and presentation - excellent service. Is now our favorite Thai place in Melbourne..."
The Happy Broker
"This place is now my favorite Thai Restaurant in Melbourne! I recommend the Mixed Entree as a starter. Great Presentation! Service Excellent. I'll be..."
"Went for dinner for the Thai food. Amazing food, great presentation and very friendly and helpful staff. Fantastic place, no wonder it is always full..."
Ira Felinski
"Yummy food, great service!. Best Pad Thai I've had so far! and the to-die-for beef Massaman! very lovely and friendly staff as well! I try to avoid..."
"Great Value. Went there for lunch with a voucher. Although most lunch/brunch items are not Thai there are some and we figured that as it was a Thai..."
"Thai+. A bit pricier than your normal Thai takeaway but much nicer - definitely worth..."
"Wow. Some of the best Thai food I have ever had in Melbourne. Seriously. The owner is kind of annoying and gave us a mid-meal lecture on how we were..."
"GREAT EAST MEETS WEST. Went to breakfast here. They are western food by day and Thai by night.The breakfast was sensational,the decoration and..."
Bill D
"Great service and amazing food. Would go there again. Enjoyed the..."
"Beautiful food, fast and friendly service. What a great new restaurant! So lucky that it's just around the corner from my..."
Limpy Nicky Dicky
"Beautiful fresh food. Absolutely love..."
"Ped’s pursues an interesting strategy – “Western by Day – Thai by Night”. We wandered along to Ped’s for breakfast, so we were Western...."
Mic Cullen