Unnerved by all the football paraphernalia around town and need to find refuge? Or do you need fuel for a big day of footy mania? Whichever camp you’re in, some of Melbourne’s best restaurants, cafes and bars will be open, welcoming footy fans and phobics alike the day before our biggest day in sport.

CBD

Arbory Afloat
1 Flinders Walk, Melbourne
11am–1am

Sunda
18 Punch Lane, Melbourne
12pm–3pm, 5.30pm–late (10 per cent surcharge)

Murmur Piano Bar
17 Warburton Lane, Melbourne
4.30pm–1am

Beneath Driver Lane
123 Sample Street, Maelbourne
4pm–3am (10 per cent surcharge)

NORTH

Sig. Enzo
1d Michael Street, Brunswick
4pm–11pm

Field Black
468 High Street, Northcote
7am–1pm (10 per cent surcharge)

Estelle Bistro
243 High Street, Northcote
6pm–12am (10 per cent surcharge)

Evie’s Disco Diner
230–232 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy
11.30am–1am

Bar Romantica
52 Lygon Street, Brunswick East
4pm–4am (10 per cent surcharge)

The Shady Lady
36 Johnston Street, Fitzroy
4pm–1am

Contraband Coffee Traders
Shop N9, Preston Market, Preston
7am–3pm

Miss Moses
581 Sydney Road, Brunswick
12pm–11pm

Low Key
59 High Street, Northcote
4pm–1am

SOUTH

Port of Call
7 Bay Road, Sandringham
7.30am–4pm

MJ Burger Bar Ripponlea
3 Glen Eira Avenue, Ripponlea
11am–9pm

T’Gallant Winemakers
1385 Mornington-Flinders Road, Main Ridge
10am–4pm (cellar door) 11.30am–3pm (pizzeria)

The Hack
1 Crockford Sreet, Port Melbourne
12pm–12am

The Albion Rooftop
172 York Street, South Melbourne
11am–5am

EAST

Monroe
189 Bridge Road, Richmond
7am–2pm

Albert & Co
201 The Esplanade, Lakes Entrance
7.30am–8pm (surcharge applies)

Sardine Eatery + Bar
3/65–69 Esplanade, Paynesville
12pm–3pm, 6pm–late (10 per cent surcharge)

WEST

Harley & Rose
572 Barkley Street, West Footscray
11.30am–12am

Fury and Son Brewing
46 Concorde Drive, Keilor Park
12pm–6pm

One For The Crow
9 Commercial Street, Maidstone
8am–3pm (kitchen closes at 2.30pm)