Whether you’re a footy fanatic or an impartial bystander, this Friday Melburnians get a public holiday ahead of the AFL Grand Final. But not everyone is taking the day off – these cafes, bars and restaurants will be open on September 29, ready for your company and some spirited pre-final debate.


CBD

Vacation
1 Exhibition Street, Melbourne
6.30am–4pm

Sensory Lab Collins Street
Shop 1, 30 Collins Street, Melbourne
7am–5pm

Kisumé
175 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
11.30am–11pm

Hana
212 Little Collins Street, Melbourne
4.30pm–10.30pm

Holey Moley Mini Golf
590 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne
12pm–2am

Souk
13 Bligh Place, Melbourne
5pm–11pm

Juliet
37-41 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne
5pm–12.30am


NORTH

AU79
27–29 Nicholson Street, Abbotsford
8am–4pm

Girls and Boys
382 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
11am–10pm

Project 49
107 Cambridge Street, Collingwood
12p–10pm

Napier Quarter
359 Napier Street, Fitzroy
9am–9pm

Bouvier Bar
159 Lygon Street, Brunswick East
4pm–3am

The Mill Brewery
40 Sackville Street, Collingwood
4pm–11pm

Che
Shop 3/ 296 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy
12pm–11pm

Beatbox Kitchen
682 Sydney Road, Brunswick
11.30am–10pm

Buck Mulligan’s
217 High Street, Northcote
2pm–1am


SOUTH

Stokehouse and Pontoon
30 Jacka Boulevard, St Kilda
12pm–12am

Neptune
212 High Street, Windsor
12pm–12am

Gilson
171 Domain Road, South Yarra
7am–10pm

Supernormal Canteen
2 157 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda
12pm–11pm

The Alley
417 St Kilda Road, Melbourne
10am–3pm

Ben’s Supernatural
670 Chapel Street, South Yarra
9.30am–10pm

Fat Jak’s
205 Barkly Street, St Kilda
11am–12am

Café Southall
124 Carlisle Street, St Kilda
5.30pm–9pm

Workshop Brothers Glen Waverley
97 Kingsway, Glen Waverley
7am–11pm

Shadowboxer
302 Toorak Road, South Yarra
12pm–1am

Frank’s
97 Cavanagh Street, Cheltenham
7am–4pm

Small Print Pizza
388 High Street, Windsor
4pm–10.30pm


EAST

The Hills
141 Union Road, Surrey Hills
12pm–11pm

Light Years
132 Camberwell Road, Hawthorn East
7am–4pm

Sloane Ranger
13 Cremorne Street, Cremorne
7am–4pm

The Palm Royale
438 Church Street, Richmond
5pm–1am

Big Dog’s Deli
327 Lennox Street, Richmond
11am–9.30pm


WEST

Hudsons Road Wine and Beer
2/88 Hudsons Road, Spotswood
12pm–11pm

Union Wine Store
211 Union Road, Ascot Vale
11am–10pm

No.19
214 Union Road, Ascot Vale
8am–4pm

Phat Chicks Fried Chicken
549 Barkly Street, West Footscray
12pm–11pm