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Melbourne is the coffee capital of Australia. In the CBD, the cobblestoned laneways are filled with the aroma of espresso coming from a myriad of cafes. Further afield, Richmond, St Kilda, Fitzroy, South Melbourne and Prahran also offer great cafe strips, with a more laid-back feel.

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Journal, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Journal

Melbourne

Enjoy an 'intellectual' date of highbrow chat and down-home cooking amid the bookish atmosphere at Journal, where it's ok to eat, drink, and talk.

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Cibi Cafe, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Cibi

Collingwood

Indulge your inner cibi or child with quirky Japanese odds and ends, plus more grown-up arty design objects, coffee, and simple heart-warming cooking.

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Twenty & Six Espresso, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Twenty & Six Espresso

North Melbourne

You'll feel just a little bit prettier in Twenty & Six's sweet interior, but you won't seem shallow thanks to the cafe's commitment to sustainability.

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Coffee Darling, South Yarra, Victoria, Australia

Coffee Darling

South Yarra

Pronounce your darling with a drawl and you'll fit right in at this South Yarra institution, where the coffee and brunch are as glam as the regulars.

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Big Mouth, St Kilda, Victoria, Australia

Big Mouth

St Kilda

Venture inside St Kilda's iconic Big Mouth to discover a restored Art deco interior that mixes modern European food with vintage 'bagman' charm.

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Le Traiteur, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Le Traiteur

Melbourne

Prolong the Le Traiteur experience by sitting in for coffee and pastries and then taking home French classics like terrine or a good beef bourguinon.

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Flipboard, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Flipboard

Melbourne

Designed by Martin Heide and Megg Evans, this three tiered cafe makes use of every inch of space above, below and around the central staircase.

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Waffle On, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Waffle On

Melbourne

Emerge from the Degraves Street subway to the aromas of freshly waffled waffles being churned out to the salivating hordes kerbside at Waffle On.

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DOC Deli, Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

D.O.C. Delicatessen

Carlton

Stocked with the finest Italian artisanal produce, this is the perfect place to find that elusive mozzarella di buffalo or San Danielle prosciutto.

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Bon a Manger, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Bon a Manger

Melbourne

Bust the myth that good things only come to those who wait by zooming in and out of Bon A Manger for fast, healthy and yummy soups, salads and sangas.

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Market Lane Coffee, Queen Victoria Market, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Market Lane Coffee

Melbourne

Buy your (green) beans from the Queen Vic Market before bagging some (single origin) beans and a brew from Market Lane Coffee's northern outpost.

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Federal Coffee Palace, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Federal Coffee Palace

Melbourne

Hark back to a gilded age when coffee palaces ruled Melbourne, with the modern touches of FCP's swish breakfast, snacks and of course, updated coffee.

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Sensory Lab, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Sensory Lab

Melbourne

Give your coffee fix a scientific twist in the David Jones ground floor laboratory, where the baristas wear white coats and the coffee is no joke.

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Duchess of Spotswood, Spotswood, Victoria, Australia

Duchess of Spotswood

Spotswood

Take a gastronomic journey around Victoria by virtue of the relentlessly local ingredients prepared by the Duchess and co on show in the open kitchen.

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Mr Tulk, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Mr Tulk

Melbourne

Devour books and fine café fare at Mr Tulk, an airy spot named for Melbourne's first state librarian and appropriately attached to the State Library.

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Chez Dré, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Chez Dré

South Melbourne

You're spoilt for choice at this South Melbourne patisserie-bakery-café. Grab a table and order up brunch, but save room for dessert.

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Manchester Press, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Manchester Press

Melbourne

Get in line to praise Manchester Press, the huge lucent space softened with old timbers and quirky junkyard installations where coffee reigns supreme.

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Everyday Coffee, Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Everyday Coffee

Collingwood

Get a different coffee everyday from the local coffee experts who have compiled a list of frequently updated beans to suit your method of extraction.

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Silo By Joost, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Image: Roberto Seba

Silo by Joost

Melbourne

It's the novel sustainability initiatives that'll bring you to Silo by Joost, but it's the deceptively simple seasonal menu that'll bring you back.

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De Clieu, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia

De Clieu

Fitzroy

Allow plenty of time for just soaking up the atmosphere at De Clieu, made better by the thoughtful food options and of course, house roasted coffee.

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Monsieur Truffe, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Monsieur Truffe

Collingwood

Monsieur Truffe has earned its reputation with cocoa slabs, delicious truffles and delectable drinking chocolate from exotic places.

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Cafe Segovia, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Cafe Segovia

Melbourne

Let Segovia's lasting reputation do the talking as you get on with the business of eating fine modern food with European styling down an edgy laneway.

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Little Mule, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

The Little Mule

Melbourne

Your two-wheeler might be single speed, but thanks to the killer coffee and homestyle cooking at The Little Mule, you'll be running on all cylinders.

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Friends of Mine, Richmond, Victoria, Australia

Friends of Mine

Richmond

Meet old mates and make new friends over early coffees, later wines and the scrumptious organic and regional produce at this bright Richmond café.

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Residential Kitchen, Carlton North, Victoria, Australia

Residential Kitchen

Carlton North

Have your faith in fine Italian coffee restored at Residential Kitchen, after being seduced by pillowy pizzas and social half-litre carafes of wine.

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Dimitris Feast, Richmond, Victoria, Australia

Demitri's Feast

Richmond

Challenge your tastebuds to decide between post-Press Club Greek delights, with breakfast the standout along with the changing mural out the front.

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Miss Jackson, St Kilda, Victoria, Australia

Miss Jackson

St Kilda

Soak up the St Kilda sun with a caffeine hit in Miss Jackson's courtyard and indulge in the bayside suburb's tradition of a languorous all-day brunch.

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Cafe Vue, Bulleen, Victoria, Australia

Cafe Vue

Bulleen

Marvel at how Shannon Bennett's modern café blends into Heide's idyllic grounds, then dig into lunch or grab a picnic hamper to eat beneath the trees.

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Auction Rooms, North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Auction Rooms

North Melbourne

You can't bid on the furniture, but the warmly industrial setting, coffee buzz and full stomach will make you feel like you made the winning bid.

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Ray's Cafe, Brunswick, Victoria, Australia

Ray's Cafe

Brunswick

Pay your respects to Ray's, the tiny café that was at the vanguard of Melbourne's coffee movement, where the coffee remains as reliable as ever.

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Hardware Societe, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Hardware Societe

Melbourne

Go Euro with traditional pastries, petit tapas and tantalizing sweet treats at this compact French–Spanish city eatery at the end of Hardware Lane.

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Rowena Parade Corner Store, Richmond, Victoria, Australia

Rowena Parade Corner Store

Richmond

Take a trip to the Mediterranean via Rowena Parade's huge Santorini feature wall, Turkish toast and giant Greek beans, and old-school café atmosphere.

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Spoonful, Prahran, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Spoonful

Prahran

The seasonal menu here adds an international twist to breakfast classics; lunch brings salads, tarts, terrines and curries to the table.

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Top Paddock, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Top Paddock

Richmond

Give thanks to the local producers who have helped Top Paddock deliver their vision from the paddock to your plate, which will surely be licked clean.

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Grigons & Orr, North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Grigons & Orr

North Melbourne

Snuggle under a crocheted blanket at a table outside Grigons & Orr, nursing your coffee in a Nana cup and yearning for milk bars of yesteryear.

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Sugardough, East Brunswick, Victoria, Australia

Sugardough

East Brunswick

Just try to stop at one of Sugardough's sweet tarts, rustic loaves of bread or to-die-for hot chocolates from your perch at the centre communal table.

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Postal Hall, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Postal Hall

Melbourne

Hold court at the Postal Hall in the old Australia Post HQ, franking nothing but superlative coffee and crunchy fresh baguettes, panini and focaccia.

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Kinfolk, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Kinfolk

Melbourne

Sit down for a coffee and seasonal cuisine and help save the world at this social enterprise that distributes its profits to development projects.

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The Premises, Kensington, Victoria, Australia

The Premises

Kensington

Soak up the lamp-lit glow and other homely touches, as well as good coffee and a menu chock full of locally sourced ingredients, served big and small.

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Gelateria Primavera, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Gelateria Primavera

Melbourne

Out the front of Spring Street Grocer, propped up against City Wine Shop, Gelateria Primavera is making waves in ice cream and coffee.

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The Breakfast Club, Northcote, Victoria, Australia

The Breakfast Club

Northcote

Pay homage in an edible way to the 80s classic film from the cosy kitschy café of the same name, where the menu is typecast and the coffee great.

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New York Tomato, Richmond, Victoria, Australia

New York Tomato

Richmond

Have your own 'aha' moment when you note this cosy café's situation at the corner of New and York streets, from whence it serves reliably good brunch.

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Black Cat, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Black Cat

Fitzroy

A lounge-room-style cafe by day, this cosy bar gets crowded with DJs and drinkers at night. Its beer garden is seriously coveted real estate.

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The Pint of Milk, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

The Pint of Milk

Newport

Pop into this cute, converted milk bar in the heart of the Western Suburbs that has captured the hearts of young lovers, hipsters and families alike.

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Dukes Coffee Roasters, Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Image: Roberto Seba

Dukes Coffee Roasters

Windsor

Pull up a dark-wood pew and treat yourself to house-roasted coffee nobility, from espresso to siphon pour-over, with breakfast, lunch or sweet treats.

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Sonido, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia

Sonido

Fitzroy

Give your weekend mornings a South American glow and groove along to foot-tapping musica as you munch crispy arepas and sip Columbian hot chocolate.

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Orange, Windsor, Victoria, Australia

Orange

Windsor

Give in to the temptation to spend the whole day at Orange, a relaxed European-style bistro by day that transforms into a late-night wine bar.

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1000 Bend, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

1000 £ Bend

Melbourne

Buy some art, sip a coffee, write your blog or rent a bike at the hipster heaven of 1000 £ Bend, and be guaranteed that something new will happen.

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Truman Cafe, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Truman Cafe

Albert Park

Pop into Truman Café at any time of day for breakfast or lunch that manages to be family friendly without sacrificing quality. Pram parking is handy.

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