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Melbourne's best cafes that open late

These Melbourne cafes are open late for evening coffee runs.

After dark dessert bars

Discover Melbourne's best cakes, cocktails and sweet treats after the lights go down.

Where to order the best toasties in Melbourne

Order vegan jaffles, rainbow toasties, gourmet grilled cheese and more.

The best Melbourne cafes for iced coffee

Try Vietnamese iced coffee, yuzu spritzes and classic cold brew.

Where to buy Japanese milk bread in Melbourne

Find Melbourne's best Japanese cafes and bakeries serving fluffy white shokupan.

The gozleme guide to Melbourne

If you're looking for breakfast, lunch, dinner or dessert this Turkish go-to meal has you covered.

Soul Soul Cafe

Great breakfast and lunch options with a seasonally changing menu.

The Budapest Cafe

A hidden gem of Carlton, inspired by Wes Anderson’s film, The Grand Budapest Hotel.

Maverick

A slick weekday brunch spot at the top end of Little Collins Street.

Neo Lemonade

Contemporary cafe in Docklands serving creative brunch alongside specialty roasted Padre Coffee.

Mörk Chocolate Brew House

Mörk Chocolate is a specialty hot chocolate company creating chocolate blends in small batches.

Göz City

Humble gözleme and other Turkish savouries at the top end of the city.

How to visit Japan in Melbourne

Cancelled a Tokyo trip? Make up for it with sushi train, anime stores, rare whisky and more.

The Boatbuilders Yard

A large open space retaining the heritage and charm of Melbourne's maritime precinct.

Brother Baba Budan

Small cafe specialising in single origin beans roasted by Seven Seeds.

The Tea Room

Enjoy morning or afternoon tea at the National Gallery of Victoria.

The best brunch spots in Melbourne

Find bottomless brunch, Japanese breakfast sets, Sunday brunch spots and more.

Travel the world with Melbourne's best local food spots

Eat the city's best Thai, Italian, Korean food and more at these global restaurants.

Where to find the best hot chocolate in Melbourne

Featuring vegan drinks, Belgian treats, a Colombian cheese hot chocolate and more.

Le Miel et La Lune

Cafe serving coffee, breakfast, lunch and desserts.

Royal St Collins

European-style cafe serving decadent high tea, breakfast, lunch and dessert.

Dukes Coffee Roasters

Serving specialty coffee alongside a selection of cakes and pastries.

DOC Espresso

Italian-style coffees, pastas and focaccias with great coffee to boot.

Ima Project Cafe

Japanese cafe serving breakfast and lunch sets and dishes made with local, sustainable ingredients.

ShanDong MaMa Dumplings

Traditional eastern Chinese cuisine mixed with diverse, multicultural influences.

Hard Pressed

Serves French press, pour-over and cold-drip coffee, and a range of Latino-inspired sandwiches.

Shortstop Coffee and Donuts

Great coffee and even greater doughnuts. Heaven for anyone with a sweet tooth.

Fresh Air & Pancake Melbourne

A Japanese dessert heaven with soufflé, dorayaki and soft serve.

Croque Monsieur

French toasties and a Parisian brasserie vibe.

The Journal Cafe

A relaxed cafe with plenty of reading material to browse while you sip a coffee, wine or dine.

Grocery Bar East Melbourne

Great coffee and sandwiches to eat in or take away.

The Olive Jar Cafe

Focused on pizza and pasta with some excellent starter and dessert choices.

Fuumi Fuumi

A Japanese bakery and cafe with lunch specials and freshly baked pastries.

Workshop Brothers

Workshop Bros showcases the best of seasonal coffee, with something for every coffee lover.

Cartel Coffee Roasters

Specialty coffee, brunch and wine in a minimalist surrounds in Somerset Place.

The best Korean street food in Melbourne

Find the best Korean food in Melbourne, from fried chicken to stacked whipped cream desserts.

Where to find the best street food snacks in Melbourne

Become street-smart for lunch time with these small but mighty eateries

Vertue Coffee Roasters

A small cafe serving breakfast, lunch and house-roasted coffee.

Where to find the best Hong Kong–style cafes in Melbourne

The best Hong Kong waffles, cheap noodle bowls, condensed milk treats and more.

Brunetti

Brunetti’s Carlton headquarters boasts one of Melbourne's biggest arrays of cakes and pastries.

Liminal

Cafe and wine store offering a sustainable, seasonal menu for breakfast and lunch.

Caffé E Torta

Cosy Italian cafe serving baguettes, coffee and hot food.

Sweetie and Moustache

Dessert central with the delicate and complex mille crepe cake being a specialty.

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Restaurants

Melbourne is packed with restaurant options from fine dining to wine bars and casual eateries.

Rooftop bars

Melbourne has many rooftop bars with spectacular views and pubs with lively beer gardens.

Food events

Find the best food events in Melbourne, from food festivals to wine tastings and cooking classes.

Coffee shops

Get the scoop on the best coffee spots in Melbourne, from roasteries to cafes.