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Brewing Methods

Cold Drip, Espresso, Pourover

Equipment

Mazzer Kony E, Mazzer Robur E, Synesso Sabre, Tiamo Cold Drip, Clever Coffee Dripper, Aeropress, Hario V60

Beans

Five Senses (Crompton Road)

71 Reviews

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  • 9.0

    46 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    You know what I like? When you rock up & get a smile from the barista even when he is busy. Then you get friendly service and a cracking coffee. Nice1 I'll be back!

    1 Soy Flat White

  • 6.3

    8 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    Coffee was okay. Was treated really bad by a young staff there. We speak the same accent, I just don't understand why he gave me that piss off face when I asked questions. Working in an Australia cafe doesn't make you any superior than us, my dear home kid. Pathetic!!

  • 8.2

    5 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    Special and delicious coffee x

  • 9.0

    4 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    My go-to cafe at uni. Tried a few others and nothing made the cut except OM. Consistent 5 Senses so you can't go wrong. Service is awesome. Top bunch of guys who are super casual and friendly. Love the vibe

    1 Magic

  • 7.8

    2 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    Found this on beanhunter. Great coffee. Large latte, perfect strength, perfect temperature, rich lingering flavour.

  • 7.3

    1 review  ·  1 month ago

    I must admit that I have both bad and good coffee in this area in the SAME cafe. I had a burnt magic which leads me to avoid this place for quite a while. It would be really good if they can produce consistent quality coffee. Other than that, all good.

    1 Magic

  • 7.5

    7 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    COFFEE IS EITHER REALLY GREAT OR REALLY BURNT. SERVICE IS GREAT BUT IT REALLY RATTLES ME BONES THAT THE TASTE ISNT RELIABLE

    1 Latte

  • 8.0

    454 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Great Colombian coffee by Five Senses, worked well as a short black. Yummy orange choc muffin to compliment. It was unfortunate to see the filter coffee option no longer available, but the espresso does the job none the less.

    1 Espresso

  • 9.3

    178 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Delivered as per usual. Master Cavin.

  • 8.8

    131 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    This is one of the best places in Hawthorn. Great to see they are about to start doing cold drips.

Cafe Regulars

Opening Hours
Monday7:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday7:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday7:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday7:00am - 5:00pm
Friday7:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday8:00am - 3:00pm
Sunday9:00am - 3:00pm

71 Reviews

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  • 9.0

    46 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    You know what I like? When you rock up & get a smile from the barista even when he is busy. Then you get friendly service and a cracking coffee. Nice1 I'll be back!

    1 Soy Flat White

  • 6.3

    8 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    Coffee was okay. Was treated really bad by a young staff there. We speak the same accent, I just don't understand why he gave me that piss off face when I asked questions. Working in an Australia cafe doesn't make you any superior than us, my dear home kid. Pathetic!!

  • 8.2

    5 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    Special and delicious coffee x

  • 9.0

    4 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    My go-to cafe at uni. Tried a few others and nothing made the cut except OM. Consistent 5 Senses so you can't go wrong. Service is awesome. Top bunch of guys who are super casual and friendly. Love the vibe

    1 Magic

  • 7.8

    2 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    Found this on beanhunter. Great coffee. Large latte, perfect strength, perfect temperature, rich lingering flavour.

  • 7.3

    1 review  ·  1 month ago

    I must admit that I have both bad and good coffee in this area in the SAME cafe. I had a burnt magic which leads me to avoid this place for quite a while. It would be really good if they can produce consistent quality coffee. Other than that, all good.

    1 Magic

  • 7.5

    7 reviews  ·  1 month ago

    COFFEE IS EITHER REALLY GREAT OR REALLY BURNT. SERVICE IS GREAT BUT IT REALLY RATTLES ME BONES THAT THE TASTE ISNT RELIABLE

    1 Latte

  • 8.0

    454 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Great Colombian coffee by Five Senses, worked well as a short black. Yummy orange choc muffin to compliment. It was unfortunate to see the filter coffee option no longer available, but the espresso does the job none the less.

    1 Espresso

  • 9.3

    178 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Delivered as per usual. Master Cavin.

  • 8.8

    131 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    This is one of the best places in Hawthorn. Great to see they are about to start doing cold drips.

  • 9.5

    94 reviews  ·  4 months ago

    Haven't been disappointed. Very, very good coffee. Keep it up Cav!

  • 7.8

    148 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Long black today was fantastic.

  • 8.0

    85 reviews  ·  8 months ago

    Quality. Worth a visit.

  • 8.3

    58 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    These guys just opened up for the first time at 7am today for their soft launch and I went in to try out their coffee. It was encouraging to see the words "Specialty Coffee" written on the sign of this very cute little cafe, which boasts a modern fit out, with a very open, spacious feel to it. I... Read more

  • 8.3

    56 reviews  ·  3 months ago

    Coffee had one fault... too hot. Apart from that though my magic was delicious. Fruity flavours coming through and it had really good strength to it. Service was fantastic as usual and I love the set up.

  • 8.8

    64 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Always receive a great cup when I pop in here. It's a treat to be able to hide from the high volumes of foot traffic passing by and sit out in the back space with the freedom to relax and really savour the kicks of the latest single origin on offer or sip away at a deliciously smooth flat white at... Read more

    2 Flat Whites, 2 Espressos, 2 Short Macchiatos

  • 8.0

    41 reviews  ·  5 months ago

    It was a blessing to find this café after the terrible experience I had around the corner earlier.
    The staff here are easy going, and happy to serve you a coffee that actually tastes and looks like coffee- and not burnt gutter water.

    1 Short Macchiato

  • 6.0

    59 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    after so many good reviews, decided to give it a shot. wasnt a fan :-( latte tasted like sour milk and lacked any sort of coffee flavor. i will give it another shot and ask for a strong latte.

    1 Latte

  • 9.0

    37 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    What a wonderful cafe, hidden away from the main street this place is a little gem. Lovely efficient service and absolutely nailing 5 Senses Crompton Road blend!

  • 7.5

    26 reviews  ·  3 months ago

    I absolutely love the coffee here. wish I could have one every morning but I don't work there anymore. Swinburne students don't know how lucky they are.

  • 6.0

    27 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Not quite sure as to why these guys are scoring so high on the ol' reviews. I dunno, maybe it's just me, but I get a little bummed out when my long black manifests itself as a pint of coffee water. The aquatic flavour conversion of free range...

  • 2.8

    18 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    take it back coffee was crappy

  • 9.5

    14 reviews  ·  5 months ago

    love the coffee

  • 7.0

    124 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Had a nice latte, which I found buttery taste, by far the most different taste in coffee I've ever tasted before. Despite the limited space, this nice cozy cafe do serves a very nice cup of coffee.

    1 Latte

  • 9.0

    24 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Was in the area few weeks ago went past this little cafe and it was very interesting. Ordered a double risttreto and noticed some delicate flavours of blueberry floral notes that run through the pallet with syrupy, lemon acidity and a creamy, toffee caramel feel. Overall very well balanced and... Read more

Brewing Methods

Cold Drip, Espresso, Pourover

Equipment

Mazzer Kony E
Mazzer Robur E
Synesso Sabre
Tiamo Cold Drip
Clever Coffee Dripper
Aeropress
Hario V60

Beans

Five Senses (Crompton Road)

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Detailed Information

Name Oscar Mike
Address Shop 9, 672 Glenferrie Road (Don Arcade), Hawthorn, Melbourne, Australia
Phone 0431 248 302
Email coffee@oscarmike.com.au
Twitter @OscarMikeCafe
Wifi Available No
Brewing Methods Cold Drip, Espresso, Pourover
Equipment Mazzer Kony E, Mazzer Robur E, Synesso Sabre, Tiamo Cold Drip, Clever Coffee Dripper, Aeropress, Hario V60
Beans Five Senses (Crompton Road)
Opening Hours
Monday7:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday7:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday7:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday7:00am - 5:00pm
Friday7:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday8:00am - 3:00pm
Sunday9:00am - 3:00pm