Boxing Day – a day for relaxing with friends and family, hopefully without having to do the cooking or cleaning. These cafes, bars and restaurants are staying open to help with that.


Butchers Diner
10 Bourke Street, Melbourne
Open 24/7

Arbory Bar & Eatery
Flinders Walk, Melbourne
Open from 7.30am

Whitehart Bar
22 Whitehart Lane, Melbourne
Open from 12pm–11pm

Chin Chin
125 Flinders Lane Melbourne
Open 11am–11pm

175 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
Open 11.30am–11pm

234A Russell Street, Melbourne
Open 5pm–3pm

Holey Moley
590 Little Bourke St, Melbourne
Open from 12pm

Higher Ground
650 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne
Open 7am–4pm

1 Exhibition Street, Melbourne
Open 8am–2pm

Level 1 11 Collins Street Melbourne
Open 6pm–11pm


Stomping Ground
100 Gipps Street, Collingwood
Open 11.30am–Midnight

Ricky and Pinky
211 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy
Open 5.30pm–11pm

Builders Arms Hotel
211 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy
Open from 12pm

Pickle Burger
1 Nicholson Street, Brunswick East
Open 5pm–3pm

Marquis of Lorne
411 George Street, Fitzroy
Open 4pm–midnight

Uncle Joe’s
325 Lygon Street, Brunswick
Open 4pm–1am

Everyday Coffee
33 Johnston Street, Collingwood
Open 8am–4pm

All Are Welcome
190 High St, Northcote
Open 8am–2pm

299 Lygon Street, Carlton
Open 12pm–11pm

214 Union Road, Ascot Vale
Open 8am–4pm

27–29 Nicholson Street, Abbotsford
Open 8am–4pm


Bang Bang at the Rifle Club
294 Glenhuntly Road, Elsternwick
Open 6am–11pm

171 Domain Road, South Yarra
Open 8am–5pm

Upstairs 30 Jacka Boulevard, St Kilda
Open 12pm–12am

30 Jacka Boulevard, St Kilda
Open from 12pm

Hawker Hall
98 Chapel Street, Windsor
Open 11am–1pm

104 Chapel Street Windsor
Open 5.30pm–10pm

Mount Erica Hotel
420 High Street, Prahran
Open 12pm–1am

The Oakleigh Doughnut Co
36 Portman Street, Oakleigh
Open 10am–10pm

Ned’s Bake
134 Toorak Road, South Yarra
Open 7am–11pm

1A Peel Street, Windsor
Open 7.30am–11pm


Fargo and Co
216 Swan Street, Richmond
Open 11am–11pm

631-633 Church Street, Richmond
Open 7am–11pm

Kong Barbecue
599 Church Street, Richmond
Open 11am–11pm

Union House
270 Swan Street, Richmond
Open 4pm–11pm

Top Paddock
658 Church Street, Richmond
Open 8am–4pm

Piccolina Gelateria
802 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn
Open 11.30am–10.30pm

Light Years
132 Camberwell Road, Hawthorn East
Open 8am–4pm

Down The Rabbit Hole
8/22 Newmans Road, Templestowe


Bar Josephine
295 Barkly Street, Footscray
Open 1pm–1am