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Third Wave Cafe

8.2/10
130
181 Victoria Ave, 3206 Albert Park (VIC)See map

Average price $45

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Restaurant menu

  • Average price $45
Chicken Caesar salad
$27
The all time favourite with succulent pieces of freshly prepared chicken.
Reuben sandwich
$26
Slow smoked beef Brisket in a toasted Rye with layers of Pickles, Swiss Cheese, Coleslaw and house made zesty BBQ sauce. Very American Deli, very tasty. Served with Chips or Onion Rings.
Lamb quesadilla
$26
Grilled tortilla full of slow smoked, spicy Lamb, Asiago cheese, Spring onions and BBQ sauce.

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Reviews

8.2/10
Very good130 reviews
8.4/10

Food

8.4/10

Service

7.6/10

Ambience

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  • Tin K.

    2 July 20201 review

    9.5/10
  • Ken D.

    8 February 20205 reviews

    9.5/10
  • Andre B.

    2 February 20201 review

    10/10

    Some of the best BBQ in Melbourne. Specials are consistently good but the beef ribs are a must have. 10/10

  • Tom W.

    28 January 20209 reviews

    7.5/10

    Had a couple of burgers, the beef brisket and Caesar salad. All serves very generous and tasty.

  • Sophie L.

    24 January 202029 reviews

    8.5/10

    Great offerings at a reasonable price. Definitely one for the meat lover - delicious! Certainly worth a visit for dinner. Will come back for breakfast and lunch!

  • Christine B.

    23 January 20207 reviews

    9/10

    Huge serves and tasty meals. Go there hungry!

  • Adam B.

    18 January 20204 reviews

    10/10

    Delicious BBQ food

  • Verity T.

    17 January 20202 reviews

    10/10

    Love Third Wave, came here for birthday special and monthly specials, and we're not disappointed. We at far too much, and it was all delicious. Big kudos

  • Darren P

    12 January 202017 reviews

    10/10

    The food was really amazing. Pork ribs was so juicy and tender. We had an amazing time at the restaurant and I feel like going back tomorrow

  • Ferlyn T.

    5 January 202011 reviews

    8.5/10

    Great food and service!

  • Katherine C.

    6 December 201939 reviews

    10/10

    I loved the friendly service and awesome food

  • Greg g

    24 November 201923 reviews

    10/10

    Best ribs/smokehouse/American style bbw place I’ve been to in Australia - for sure!

  • Georgia C.

    8 November 20194 reviews

    10/10
  • A A.

    17 September 2019247 reviews

    7.5/10

    Great meat options

  • A A.

    10 August 2019293 reviews

    10/10

    The best BBQ in Melbourne a must for the BBQ enthusiast... order the beef ribs

  • A A.

    10 August 2019251 reviews

    10/10

    Fantastic BBQ meats, friendly and helpful staff. Great place to get together with friends and eat your heart out.

  • Sue L.

    9 August 201918 reviews

    9.3/10

    It’s one of my favourite best place for smoky meaty meals with bold flavours.

  • A A.

    9 August 2019271 reviews

    8/10

    Excellent BBQ, worth to visit.

  • A A.

    6 August 2019285 reviews

    9.3/10

    Amazing food with fantastic burgers and loaded fries.

  • Devi T.

    5 August 201922 reviews

    7.5/10

    Nice weekday dinner ??

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How to get to the restaurant

181 Victoria Ave, 3206, Albert Park (VIC), Australia

Directions to get there

Albert Park, Melbourne City, Melbourne South East, Port Melbourne, Port Phillip

About the restaurant

Wave hello

Third wave cafe is a charming little place in Port Melbourne with an ambient interior and beachy outdoor area. Third Wave doubles as a cafe by day and an American-style BBQ house by night. Meats are slow cooked and smoked with a range of different woods like hickory and apple, producing delicious and subtle flavours. The juicy pork ribs are done Southern style using dry spices and two different kinds of sauces. And their beef ribs are made from a one-of-a-kind recipe, with an unforgettable blend of nine spices and hot sauce. They even have a number of Russian dishes that include the crepe-like blintzes, filled with meat, cheese or vegetarian ingredients, and Russian dumplings known as pelmeni. This place is just full of surprises! Their specials menu will wow you with super-delicious American goodies like the maple syrup candied bacon and Texan fried brisket. Gluten free options are aplenty and vegetarians need not miss out.

Best dish: beef ribs

Features

Burger, Breakfast, , Christmas and New Year,

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