1. Miss Jackson, St Kilda
A hard to find but friendly café serving great food, with a cool deck area for kicking back on.
2. Three Bags Full, Abbotsford
This hidden little treasure is abuzz on the weekends. The coffee is great & the breakfast is one of the best around.
3. Top Paddock, Richmond
Sister to Three Bags Full, Top Paddock is a top notch cafe for breakfast and lunch served up with Five Senses coffee.
4. Proud Mary’s, Collingwood
Collingwood’s hidden gem offers some refreshing and welcome breakfast ideas which wont disappoint. The coffee is amazing…. And best of all it’s their own blend!
5. Market Lane, Prahran
It’s all about the divine coffee here, great pastries & breads too.
6. Richmond Hill Café & Larder, Richmond
A gourmet institution that has kept Melbourne mouths watering for years; some of the best in brunches, local cheeses, and seasonal Mediterranean food.
7. Sevens Seeds, Carlton
The big brother of the city’s popular Brother Baba Budan serves an amazing range of international and homegrown coffee beans.
8. St Ali, South Melbourne
Get your caffeine fix from rich organic African & South American coffee beans after shopping at the South Melbourne market just down the road.
9. Wide Open Road, Brunswick
A warehouse cafe that’s a favourite amongst locals. Be prepared to wait in line on the weekends.
10. Tall Timber, Richmond
Simple food done well. Head to Tall Timber for homely food a hop, skip and a jump away from Chapel St.