De Clieu

Coffee Shop and Café$$$$
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  • dopestepbaby
    "Simply love the place, great coffee, always have pork neck roti."(2 Tips)
    Marc
    "Obscure everything topped off by a billion fixies tied up outside."(2 Tips)
    Andrew C.
    "If you want to see Sevens Seed's A Team go to Brother Bada Budan."(2 Tips)
    Tomato
    "Try an espresso and match with a cannellé."(4 Tips)
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  • Tomato
    TomatoSeptember 13, 2011
    Another outlet for the roasting of Mark Dundon from Seven Seeds and Brother Bada Budan. Try an espresso and match with a cannellé. Coffee here is among the best in town.
  • Justine A.
    Justine ArrecheDecember 15, 2015
    Adorable coffee shop with lots of outdoor shade. Get the iced coffee without milk and ice cream for a vegan option.
  • Marta T.
    Marta TroickaFebruary 1, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    There's a vegetarian version of the potato croquettes: mushrooms are swapped in for the bacon. Get them.
  • BenDog F.
    BenDog FitzhardingeSeptember 13, 2014
    These pumpkin doughnuts with poached pear and creme fraiche are delicious.
  • dopestepbaby
    dopestepbabyAugust 30, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Simply love the place, great coffee, always have pork neck roti. Needs to add more selections to the menu.
  • Damon G.
    Damon GarrettMay 17, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    UPDATE: I thought De Clieu was really off their game lately, and my suspicions about the business being sold to new owners have been confirmed.
  • Nags
    NagsJanuary 29, 2014
    Good coffee, nice and interesting menu. The banana pikelets have a lot of cinnamon, so beware.
  • Talya L.
    Talya L.SAugust 17, 2016
    Great coffee. Food looked amazing. Fruit sourdough was great with some peanut butter
  • Adam F.
    Adam FoleySeptember 30, 2014
    I had a BLAT. Possibly the best bacon I've ever had. Coffee is great also.
  • Sachin S.
    Sachin SomiaMarch 8, 2015
    Good coffee but an even better vibe. Food was lovely too.
  • Vu H.
    Vu HoangJuly 13, 2012
    Beautiful coffee corner with crowded people sitting all the time. Good place for some chats!
  • Ronald S.
    Ronald SuwandiDecember 26, 2014
    Mango doughnut is amazing. Great coffee too
  • Andrew C.
    Andrew CarrApril 10, 2013
    These guys put the snob in coffee snob, expect to wait 30 mins for a inconsistent slightly above average coffee. If you want to see Sevens Seed's A Team go to Brother Bada Budan.
  • Amy W.
    Amy WizzaiJanuary 17, 2012
    a JUG of white rabbit for $10??? Yes please! Ps - there is nothing more wonderfully hot day celebration than a lychee marini x
  • paddy M.
    paddy MCNovember 6, 2010
    Been here 25+ times
    trendy yes but a damn good cup of joe - not to mention seven seeds beans - and helluva nice staff
  • William M.
    William Murray-BrownAugust 23, 2016
    Great menu. Good music, great start to the day
  • Mat E.
    Mat EverywhereJuly 16, 2011
    Great hot chocolate, and the sausage pide was excellent as a late lunch
  • Anna P.
    Anna PearceMarch 24, 2013
    Poached eggs on quinoa with Kasundi accompaniment is delicious!
  • Matt
    MattJanuary 28, 2012
    To fully appreciate the joint, rock up 1st thing in the morning. You know you want too.
  • Víctor O.
    Víctor OrtegaJune 27, 2011
    Fantastic Long Macchiato. Lots of Hipsters around, very cool environment.
  • Oggie B.
    Oggie BadDecember 13, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Great coffee and uber-cool crowd. Menu has some funky treats+
  • Cam M.
    Cam MandersonOctober 15, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Eclectic menu, which probably skews more to lunch with light breaky (no eggs ;-)). Good coffee ofcourse. Doesn't seat many
  • Lara H.
    Lara HookJune 14, 2015
    Easily one of the most delicious coffees in Melbourne.
  • Marc
    MarcFebruary 24, 2011
    Reeks of pretentiousness. Obscure everything topped off by a billion fixies tied up outside. Dear Staff, A smile wouldn't go astray. Coffee is smooth.
  • Damon G.
    Damon GarrettOctober 13, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    The already rocking Gertrude St just got a whole lot more interesting. Coffee geeks have a new destination on their Melbourne radar.
  • snarkattack
    snarkattackOctober 26, 2010
    Don't be afraid to ask the staff for guidance with the coffee - they're so friendly and happy to help!
  • Ricardo B.
    Ricardo BernardeliAugust 17, 2013
    Rude staff. A girl sat us down, we ordered coffee, another guy came saying we havent booked a table and people were to arrive. They should talk to themselves before offering a table. Never come back.
  • Enrico P.
    Enrico PilatiNovember 3, 2015
    Don't order any vegetarian except the potato croquettes, better yet if you are a vegetarian go somewhere else. Charge the exact same price as the meat alternative with less on the plate. :/
  • Martha M.
    Martha MOctober 31, 2011
    Try the Pork neck Roti. Top notch!
  • Yvonne L.
    Yvonne LinNovember 21, 2014
    Coffee and cakes are great!!
  • Prij
    PrijApril 1, 2013
    My least favourite long black in Melbourne thus far.
  • Matt L.
    Matt LindnerSeptember 28, 2011
    Save yourself a waste- ristretto wasn't poured out of a naked filter, was chucked on 9 bars straight away and way too overextracted and acrid. Spend the 5 mins and walk to three bags full
  • Levina P.
    Best brunch experience in melbourne!
  • Books for Cooks
    Books for CooksAugust 16, 2011
    Cool Coffee, french press & all the Seven Seeds stuff!
  • D for D.
    D for DeliciousOctober 1, 2016
    Good service, great coffee ❤️
  • Ida Ayu Ling-Ling
    Ida Ayu Ling-LingAugust 17, 2014
    The falafel, definitely!
  • Marcus V.
    Marcus V.February 8, 2013
    Best breads since I was in Europe :)
  • Lee
    LeeNovember 12, 2010
    Awesome coffee and a great menu. Try the pork.
  • Julia M.
    Julia MolnarJanuary 30, 2016
    Great breakfast place, nice staff
  • walwal
    walwalFebruary 25, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    Billion fixies tied out the front's a sure sign of a great Caffe
  • Patricia B.
    Patricia BApril 1, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Have a long black by the window ledge.
  • deirdre o.
    deirdre o'brienOctober 13, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    And it's a lovely walk along Gertrude Street after coffee ... perfect!
  • Jessica M.
    Jessica MorganOctober 17, 2011
    Lovely soy latte...they use bonsoy.
  • punzy
    punzyDecember 29, 2011
    Their coffee never dampen my moody mornings!
  • Nome H.
    Nome HJune 8
    Friendly service, nice food.
  • Seph S.
    Seph ShepardAugust 22, 2013
    This cafe is simple in decor but waaay over fussy in food and presentation. Meh! Try birdman eating.
  • walwal
    walwalJune 28, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    Probably the best coffee in the world
  • Claire H.
    Claire HayesJuly 14, 2013
    Perfect morning brew
  • Jenny J.
    Jenny JaakkolaJanuary 30, 2015
    Good coffee!
  • Sam F.
    Sam FranklinJanuary 31, 2016
    Cold flat white.
  • Grethe L.
    Grethe LacisSeptember 2, 2015
    posh coffee for posh people
  • Ed C.
    Ed CharlesDecember 19, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Try a lammington.
  • 🏆Steve M.
    🏆Steve MaidmentJanuary 17, 2012
    Great coffee
  • Jolene N.
    Jolene NgNovember 9, 2010
    Love the roti.
  • Daniel
    DanielMay 24, 2011
    Super lunches Read more
  • Jed B.
    Jed BowtellDecember 27, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Open over Christmas/New Year period
  • James B.
    James BallardJanuary 18, 2011
    Very bad service, forgot a coffee I ordered and I nearly chipped my tooth on a stone I found in my muesli. Not recommended...
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