Coffee, Breakfast, American BBQ & Burgers for Lunch or Dinner | Port Melbourne

Cafe by day, American bbq

Restaurant by night

slow smoked meats and Burgers

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Trip Advisor / Dec 2016

“They have the best slow cooked American bbq ribs and brisket I’ve ever tasted. The sauces provided are also yummy. ”

Trip Advisor / Dec 2016

“Wow…….burgers and BBQ done right with fantastic service “

Trip Advisor / Dec 2016

“Awsum food!! My tastebuds were having a party !!!”

Trip Advisor / Dec 2016

“Ordered the tower that is the Juicy Lucy burger, side of spicy fries (amazing) and some Oink Balls. Everything was so delicious”

Trip Advisor / Dec 2016

“Food was amazing! Beef sliders and ribs were definitely the highlight. Loaded fries were also really really good! “

“They have the best slow cooked American bbq ribs and brisket I’ve ever tasted. The sauces provided are also yummy. ”

“Wow…….burgers and BBQ done right with fantastic service ”

“Awsum food!! My tastebuds were having a party !!!”

“Ordered the tower that is the Juicy Lucy burger, side of spicy fries (amazing) and some Oink Balls. Everything was so delicious”

“Food was amazing! Beef sliders and ribs were definitely the highlight. Loaded fries were also really really good! ”

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The Authentically Melbourne American BBQ Restaurant

As a specialist American BBQ, rib and burgers restaurant fuelled by a passion for the BBQ traditions of the American South, Third Wave Café is nevertheless a distinctively Melbourne experience serving amazing breakfast and lunch dishes.

Breakfast dishes like Green Eggs with slow smoked lamb shoulder or Baked eggs in spicy ratatouille will make everybody warm and ready for the day. For lunch a huge choice of gourmet burgers, slow smoked meats and sides plus lots more.

Get the acclaimed rib and burger BBQ lunch – Port Melbourne’s Favourite

There’s nothing to punctuate the day like an awesome lunch. Make an event of your midday meal by tackling some of the spiced, grilled delights at Melbourne’s prime BBQ restaurant. Our slow-smoked meats and house-made BBQ sauces have been described as “tremendous”, “a revelation”, and “the best ever” by our hordes of hungry diners.

Our service is easy and with a smile, our drinks are cultured and tasty. We provide a wealth of meal options for those whose diets trend to the vegan, vegetarian, paleo, and gluten free.

Open for breakfast lunch and dinner, with as many moods as Melbourne itself

Third Wave Café is famous for our breakfasts, lunches, and our all-you-can-eat meat nights, but we have so much more to offer. The café is open for three meals a day, seven days a week, with a menu deep enough to please you whenever you are dining with us.

We are also famous across our native Port Melbourne for our coffee. Make your request of our baristas and be delighted with a brew befitting one of the world’s most accomplished coffee cities.