Brother Baba Budan,  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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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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Earl Canteen, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Earl Canteen


Say goodbye to sacrificing quality for speed at Earl, where the sandwiches are restaurant quality, the coffee is fine and the service is super fast.

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Krimper, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia



Get a dose of Australian architecture and design history alongside your Proud Mary coffee and sophisticated breakfast and lunch options.

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A Little Bird Told Me, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

A Little Bird Told Me


Perch at the window, take in the Scandinavian aesthetic, and enjoy speciality coffee, cakes and fine hospitality from seasoned barista Caleb Heaney.

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Waffle On, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Waffle On


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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Jardin Tan, Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Jardin Tan

South Yarra

Stop by Jardin Tan on your next lap of the Tan, during a botanical ramble with friends, or for a long, lazy lunch of dynamic French-Vietnamese fare.

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Ceres Cafe, Brunswick East, Victoria, Australia


Brunswick East

Stock up on carbon credits by dodging the mall and heading to CERES, Brunswick's own ecological theme park with a feel-good café to whet your whistle.

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Min Lokal, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia

Min Lokal


Make Min Lokal your local and get the daily reward of warm hospitality as well as the claypots, salads, coffee and maybe a jug of Pimms in the sun.

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Bon a Manger, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Bon a Manger


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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Tyranny of Distance, Windsor, Victoria, Australia

Tyranny of Distance


Live life largely outdoors, feasting on fresh local produce and seeking inspiration from the accidental gallery, in which all is not as it seems.

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Hortus, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia



Wander on in for the familiar Seven Seeds blends as well as delicious sandwiches and cakes from Fitzroy's Rustica bakery and Chef Matt Forbes.

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Operator 25, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Operator 25


Purveyor of specialty coffee from Code Black Coffee Roasters, open daily for breakfast, lunch and everything in between, Operator 25 answers your call.

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Brunetti's, Carlton, Victoria, Australia



Lift your jaw off the floor after entering Brunetti's sparkling marble and brass emporium for everything from coffee, cake, gelati, pizza or dinner.

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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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Brother Baba Budan, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Image: Roberto Seba

Brother Baba Budan


Have your caffeine and drink it too in a café named after a legendary coffee smuggler, where chairs hang high and the beans are roasted with pedigree.

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Kettle Black, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

The Kettle Black

South Melbourne

There's substance to match the style at the ridiculously good-looking The Kettle Black, the Victorian terrace that houses Top Paddock's sibling.

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Il Fornaio, St Kilda, Victoria, Australia

Il Fornaio

St Kilda

Feel the warmth of Il Fornaio's grass-roots quality before you even try the oven-fresh bread or plethora of sweet and sophisticated bakery treats.

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Captains of Industry, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Captains of Industry


Get a haircut and have a coffee all while getting measured for a bespoke suit. This is a one-stop shop for real gentleman. Grandfather would approve.

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Mr Tulk, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Mr Tulk


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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Cafe Rosamond, Collingwood, Victoria, Australia

Cafe Rosamond


Ditch conventional din-dins for Pierre Roelofs' unique three-dessert dinner, or just coffee and lunch at the tiny Fitzroy café that's hugely popular.

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Manchester Press, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Manchester Press


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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These city cafes will take your brew as seriously as you do.

Did you know?

On average, Melbourne imports 30 tonnes of coffee beans each day – enough to make 3 million daily cuppas.