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1kg Roaster, Clever Dripper, Espresso, French press, Pour Over, Stove Top, Synesso, Syphon

Beans

Proud Mary

382 Reviews

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  • 8.8

    115 reviews  ·  4 weeks ago

    My opinion hardly matters, especially given the 337 reviews and my rating matching the cafe's score of 8.8 - nice black Ethiopian and meatballs.

  • 9.0

    60 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    After an disappointing trip to Aunt Pegs ( I am not writing a review on their page) which would be good for a cupping, but not for a cafe experience, I am back at one of my Fav's in Melbourne

    1 Latte

    1 month ago

    Sorry to hear you had a disappointing experience at Aunty Pegs. What was disappointing about it? Nolan

  • 9.8

    56 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    I think this gets my vote for best coffee award in Melbourne. Has a great caramel, creamy feel without compromising the strength of the coffee flavour. Even though I arrived at 7am, customers flow through quickly and staff are attentive and friendly. Great brekkie too.

    1 Latte

  • 8.8

    27 reviews  ·  3 weeks ago

    Just had a flat white in the Ghost Rider blend and it was absolutely rocking. Very funky coffee with so much going on that cut really well through milk. Good stuff!

    1 Flat White

  • 9.0

    20 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    Well deserved place in the Beanhunter top cafe list for Melbourne. You know that any place that has six grinders, six group heads, three filter stations, six types of coffee on the filter menu and more, takes their coffee seriously. If you visit, you may want to check out their roasting HQ around... Read more

  • 9.5

    22 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    Can't fault proud Mary's on anything. I travel from Brisbane to Melbourne back and forth on business and this is my must stop in all of Australia. Perfection in a cup

  • 7.5

    8 reviews  ·  2 weeks ago

    Unfortunately from a top cafe my cappuccino was luke warm and on the weak side.

  • 9.0

    11 reviews  ·  2 days ago

    Fantastic coffee

  • 9.0

    7 reviews  ·  2 weeks ago

    Really good coffee. I had a long black and it had plenty of flavour. I was also impressed with they're custom made synesso coffee machine. It's huge!

    1 Long Black

  • 9.8

    14 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    Still the best coffee in Melbourne. They know their beans and know how to prepare the coffee in any way you want.

    1 Cold Drip

Cafe Regulars

Opening Hours
Monday7:00am - 4:00pm
Tuesday7:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday7:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday7:00am - 4:00pm
Friday7:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday8:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday8:00am - 4:00pm

382 Reviews

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  • 8.8

    115 reviews  ·  4 weeks ago

    My opinion hardly matters, especially given the 337 reviews and my rating matching the cafe's score of 8.8 - nice black Ethiopian and meatballs.

  • 9.0

    60 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    After an disappointing trip to Aunt Pegs ( I am not writing a review on their page) which would be good for a cupping, but not for a cafe experience, I am back at one of my Fav's in Melbourne

    1 Latte

    1 month ago

    Sorry to hear you had a disappointing experience at Aunty Pegs. What was disappointing about it? Nolan

  • 9.8

    56 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    I think this gets my vote for best coffee award in Melbourne. Has a great caramel, creamy feel without compromising the strength of the coffee flavour. Even though I arrived at 7am, customers flow through quickly and staff are attentive and friendly. Great brekkie too.

    1 Latte

  • 8.8

    27 reviews  ·  3 weeks ago

    Just had a flat white in the Ghost Rider blend and it was absolutely rocking. Very funky coffee with so much going on that cut really well through milk. Good stuff!

    1 Flat White

  • 9.0

    20 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    Well deserved place in the Beanhunter top cafe list for Melbourne. You know that any place that has six grinders, six group heads, three filter stations, six types of coffee on the filter menu and more, takes their coffee seriously. If you visit, you may want to check out their roasting HQ around... Read more

  • 9.5

    22 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    Can't fault proud Mary's on anything. I travel from Brisbane to Melbourne back and forth on business and this is my must stop in all of Australia. Perfection in a cup

  • 7.5

    8 reviews  ·  2 weeks ago

    Unfortunately from a top cafe my cappuccino was luke warm and on the weak side.

  • 9.0

    11 reviews  ·  2 days ago

    Fantastic coffee

  • 9.0

    7 reviews  ·  2 weeks ago

    Really good coffee. I had a long black and it had plenty of flavour. I was also impressed with they're custom made synesso coffee machine. It's huge!

    1 Long Black

  • 9.8

    14 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    Still the best coffee in Melbourne. They know their beans and know how to prepare the coffee in any way you want.

    1 Cold Drip

  • 9.5

    4 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    Best coffee I have had in ages! Beautiful creamy yummmm! They messed up our order we waited a while and to apologize gave us a beautiful muffin! Nice touch appreciated

  • 8.5

    2 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    The guys here do coffee extremely well - perfect temperature too.
    Not always consistent, but even on a bad day they're still quite good.

  • 9.5

    541 reviews  ·  9 months ago

    How Proud Mary is not in the top 10 cafes is beyond me. We had a delightful Honduras Pour Over this morning, and the theatrics of watching the barista brew it at the bar was a real bonus. He gladly explained the coffee to us, and was happy to show us the background information on the PMC ipad... Read more

  • 8.0

    308 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Always a safe choice.

    1 Flat White, 1 Flat White

  • 8.3

    228 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    A couple of superb piccolos on two different origins. Really one of my favourite cafes in Melbourne and even though it's noisy, I love the atmosphere.

  • 7.0

    408 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    I didn't manage to get to Proud Mary when I was last in Melbourne 2 years ago. This time around they were on my list and I hopped off the 86 tram I'd caught from where I'd been staying and made the short walk thereafter. I was surprised to see that even though they'd only been open a very short... Read more

    1 Flat White

  • 8.0

    138 reviews  ·  3 months ago

    My flat white was very creamy but a little on the weak side (even for me). Followed with a super nice pour over which surpassed expectations, even at $9.

    1 Flat White, 1 Pour Over

  • 8.3

    148 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Ended up going here for breakfast, coffee and food was great!

    1 Latte, 1 Espresso

  • 9.0

    166 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Really great little cafe. Coffee was spot on and breakfast was delicious. Had the avocado on toast with quinoa tabouli and a poached egg - great flavours. Service was super friendly and accommodating and the place was busy, with a nice buzz. Will definitely be back!

    1 Short Macchiato, 1 Cappuccino

  • 9.3

    184 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Had a Brazilian chemex. My goodness it was good. Light, refreshing and a great creamy finish.

  • 7.5

    85 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Popped in today, for a coffee. Lovely service. Cool (as in a little cold) coffee.

    1 Flat White

  • 9.5

    143 reviews  ·  3 years ago

    Love this place! Can't believe how busy it is!

  • 7.8

    94 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Managed to avoid the weekend rush and visit during a quiet Thursday. I have had this as one of the best cafes in Melbourne, but have visited others purely because I didn't feel like waiting in the cold. This visit left me disappointed. The service was rushed and almost unaccommodating from the... Read more

  • 8.0

    101 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Extremely busy on a Saturday morning. Be prepared to share a small table with others. Some staff were a bit stressed, but that's to be expected with the masses coming in through the door. Coffee is good as always. Great to see the consistency of each cup.

    1 Flat White

  • 7.8

    168 reviews  ·  5 years ago

    After seeing pictures of the beast of a coffee machine on show here, I just had to visit Proud Mary! The queue to get a table signified that others felt the same! While waiting for my table, I was amazed to see all the machinery around the place! A custom made head head espresso machine, a... Read more

Brewing Methods

Equipment

1kg Roaster
Clever Dripper
Espresso
French press
Pour Over
Stove Top
Synesso
Syphon

Beans

Proud Mary

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Detailed Information

Name Proud Mary
Address 172 Oxford Street, Collingwood, Melbourne, Australia
Phone (03) 9417 5930
Email info@proudmarycoffee.com.au
Wifi Available No
Brewing Methods
Equipment 1kg Roaster, Clever Dripper, Espresso, French press, Pour Over, Stove Top, Synesso, Syphon
Beans Proud Mary
Opening Hours
Monday7:00am - 4:00pm
Tuesday7:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday7:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday7:00am - 4:00pm
Friday7:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday8:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday8:00am - 4:00pm