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Phamish

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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30 The Esplanade, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9534 3800
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07:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 23:30
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Gold Coast, Australia
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

6 of us visited St Kilda and had a fabulous breakfast here. Great food and service. You can either sit outside or inside - lots of options. Great for a full breakfast or coffee and snacks. Very friendly staff.

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Thank Deborah B
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great time, the service is brilliant, their beef cheek dish is delicious, so are the prawns, in fact their whole menu is very spot on! I've enjoyed their breakfasts as well, coffee is truely one of the best in Melbourne and the view straight over to Luna Park is a real treat. We go there regularly on Friday... More 

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1 Thank Jennifer S
Carnegie, Australia
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with a large group for Australia Day for brunch. We were seated in the middle room which was a good sized fit for a large group but echoes quite badly so conversations were difficult without shouting. The wait staff were very friendly and attentive and remembered who had ordered what which was very good for a group... More 

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1 Thank carnegiegirlcp
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Good food, fun and knowledgeable wait staff , wine list ok .popular for a quick dinner before a show at the Palais

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Thank Kaye B
Melbourne, Australia
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153 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our lunch here, a limited choice menus just after new year, but really delicious, staff friendly and helpful, will def go back for dinner one night

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Thank Toddys91
Helsinki, Finland
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We ate breakfast here two years ago, and were happy to see that the quality hasn't changed at all. If you are arriving from Devonport off the Spirit of Tasmania, the 0630 arrival means not much is open and you could be in for a long wait for a decent breakfast, unless of course you head for St. Kilda ;)... More 

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Thank Heather D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Coffee was supurb. Bacon & eggs wonderfull. Two slices of the best sourdough bread. Friendly Staff. Trams stopping out front. Luna Park is right there in front of you. Great intro to St kilda food style.

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Thank Clifford S
Rosanna, Australia
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128 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Very good service, despite the fact that we hadn't made a reservation. Had half an hour before a show and they checked with the kitchen , we ordered, had a delicious meal and were out within our time frame. Excellent service at short notice.

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Thank HelMelMelbourne
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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116 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We went before a show. Fortunately we were early enough so our service was good. Reservations are necessary, many people got turned away. At times it was noisy as we were very close to a busy road. I thought the menu was rather limited.

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Thank Adrienne W
Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Very easy to get to as the tram stops directly in front of the restaurant, Luna Park Stop. Restaurant staff members were very attentive and the food was great.

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Thank nswwa

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:30
Monday
07:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:30
Thursday
07:00 - 23:30
Friday
07:00 - 23:30
Saturday
07:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 The Esplanade, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  St Kilda
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9534 3800

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