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Bakemono Bakers

Inspired by bakeries in Japan and Korea.

Roule Galette

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

Palette

A cosy cafe inspired by Korean aesthetics and lifestyle.

The best new cafes and bakeries in Melbourne

OTT bagels, Japanese shokupan, katsu sando and more.

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.

Göz City

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

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.

Where to get coffee for your next park walk in Melbourne

Power your next stroll with pastries and caffeine from these takeaway spots.

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.

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 find Melbourne's best sandwiches

These tasty sandwiches put a gourmet spin on an old favourite

Mörk Chocolate Brew House

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

Fresh Air & Pancake Melbourne

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

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.

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.

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.

Melbourne's best new restaurants you might have missed

These brand new hidden gems are the best way to rediscover Melbourne.

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.

Göz City

Specialising in the humble gözleme and other Turkish savoury pastries.

Traveller

This pocket-sized cafe is run by the Seven Seeds team.

Code Black

Industrial chic cafe in North Melbourne serving brunch and coffee roasted on-site.

The best places for high tea in Melbourne

Where to find fancy high tea, dessert high tea, gluten free high tea and more.

Manchester Press

Manchester Press is a surprisingly spacious and tranquil space. Come for coffee and bagels.

The best Korean street food in Melbourne

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

Saluministi

Dining at Saluministi takes you on a journey through the flavours of Italy.

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Coffee

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

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.