541 Church St, Richmond

Ph (03) 9421 1550


*Service: Attentive staff, very cute.

Do you ever sit with family and friends to discuss your ideal comfort food, your ultimate last meal? Well, sometimes talk becomes conviction. Sometimes creativity, industry experience and a well-trained palette, spawn into a carefully executed eatery also known as, Pillar of Salt.

Architecturally designed and fitted, Pillar of Salt is a salute to Melbourne’s modern cafe culture.  A celebration of freshness and vitality, the cafe’ exudes a wonderfully uplifting, urbane vibe. Pillar of Salt offers a variety of familiar, frank dishes as well as an array of favourite’s that have been contemporised for the sophisticated diner.

Keeping a watchful eye, father Elias proudly passes the restauranteur gene down to sons, Kael and Matt Sahely. Displaying a true understanding of tradition and hospitality, the brothers serve up excellent coffee with an innovative selection of  tasty breakfast and lunch dishes.  Simplicity never tasted so good. From baked eggs with Persian fetta to  muesli’s, pastries, fresh salads and pastas, Pillar of Salt is sure to please even the fussiest ‘health conscious’ eater!

What to Get

On The Run

Quiche of the Day -Flaky pastry, deliciously fresh fillings and a generous serve.

Fresh baked muffins, cakes, baguettes… Mmm

Omelette & salad $14

Seasoned potato, salty chorizo & smokey roasted pepper omelette. Can’t go wrong.

Mini Lamb Burger $16

A soft, pillowy bun filled with grilled lamb, red onion, cumin aioli and creamy feta. Perfectly seasoned and accompanied with a handul of home style thick chips. Yarrrrm!

Sumac Roasted Cauliflower Salad $14

A delicious combination of roasted cauliflower, pine nuts,  preserved lemon, coriander, white roasted sesame seeds & oj soaked sultanas -Mmm!

Vietnamese Chicken Coleslaw $12

Perfect poached chicken, thin rice noodles and crispy fried shallots mixed with a fresh red cabbage coleslaw. Great balance of sweet, salty and spicy… Light yet filling!

*Breakfast menu to be updated soon!

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