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The best new cafes and bakeries in Melbourne

OTT bagels, Japanese shokupan, katsu sando and more.

Roule Galette

A small cafe serving authentic French crepes, wine and cider.

Palette

A cosy cafe inspired by Korean aesthetics and lifestyle.

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.

Melbourne's best lunches under $15

Fuel up on pho, ramen, stacked sandos and more without breaking the bank.

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.

The best brunch spots in Melbourne

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

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.

Where to buy the best picnic hampers in Melbourne

Featuring picnics for two, gourmet hampers, home delivery and more.

Shortstop Coffee and Donuts

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

10 family-friendly restaurants in Melbourne

Handle hangry children by heading to these kid-approved spots.

Melbourne's best hole-in-the-wall cafes

We found Melbourne's tiniest cafes in laneways, under train tracks and on top of traffic islands.

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.

The best cheesecake takeaway and delivery in Melbourne

Order basque burnt cheesecake, New York cheesecake, cream cheese crepe cakes and more.

Where to find the best takeaway ice cream in Melbourne

Where to find Melbourne's best gelato, fro-yo, ice cream and more.

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.

Coffee

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

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.

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.

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Luxury store bringing the latest designer footwear and accessory brands exclusively to Melbourne.