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Common Ground L.E.S

CONTACT

Ph: 03 9973 3215

298 Carlisle Street
Balaclava, 3183 VIC
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Opening Hours

SUN 8:00am - 5:00pm
MON 7:00am - 5:00pm
TUE 7:00am - 5:00pm
WED 7:00am - 5:00pm
THU 7:00am - 5:00pm
FRI 7:00am - 5:00pm
SAT 8:00am - 5:00pm

The Details

Serving
  • Coffee
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Take Away

The verdict

Located in Balaclava, Common Ground L.E.S is a cool cafe with a New York-style Jewish deli feel. Owned and operated by father-daughter duo, Sasha Krivisky and Jacqui Alexander, the cafe follows their first store, also called Common Ground, a small batch roaster/shop/cafe in Ormond. Their second venture certainly doesn't disappoint, with a smooth house blend served up alongside pirozhki (Russian doughy dumplings), blintzes (Jewish crepes) and, of course, bagel and schmear (no translation needed).


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