It’s a busy weekend. Golden Plains, Moomba, Future, Port Fairy Music Festival and the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival. But if you want to get away from the big-ticket events and find a table somewhere this Monday, here’s our picks for the public holiday weekend.


Brother Baba Budan, Melbourne
Fri 7am–5pm
Sat 7am–5pm

Shortstop Coffee & Donuts
Sat to Mon 9.30am–4.30pm

Chin Chin
Fri to Mon 11am–late

Gradi Crown, Southbank
Fri to Mon 11.30am–midnight

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Fri to Mon 5.30pm–11pm

The Meatball & Wine Bar
Fri 8.30am–1am
Sat to Mon 11am–1am

City Wine Shop, Melbourne
Fri 7am–11.30 pm
Sat & Sun 9am–11.30pm
Mon 12pm–11pm

Sun 8am–5pm
Mon 9am–5pm

Nieuw Amsterdam
Fri & Sat 12pm–5am
Sun 12pm–3am
Mon 12pm–3am

Industry Beans, Fitzroy
Fri to Mon 8am–4pm

Addict Food and Coffee, Fitzroy
Fri 7am–4pm
Sat & Sun 8am–4pm
Mon 8am–3pm (cafe closes at 4pm)

The Top Paddock, Richmond
Fri 7am–4pm
Sat to Mon 8am–4pm

Green Park, Carlton North
Daily 7am–11pm (including Labour Day)

DOC, Carlton
Fri to Sun 12pm–11.30pm
Mon 5.30pm–11.30pm

Kong, Richmond
Fri to Mon 11am–11pm

Fonda Mexican, Richmond
Fri to Sat 11.30am–10pm
Sun 11.30am–9.30pm
Mon 11.30am–9.30am

Jimmy Grants
Fri to Mon 11am–10pm

Vegie Bar, Fitzroy
Fri 11am to 10.30pm
Sat 9am–10.30pm
Sun 9am–10pm
Mon 11am–10pm

Heartattack and Vine, Carlton
Fri to Mon 7am–11pm

Naked for Satan, Fitzroy
Fri & Sat 12pm–1am
Sun 12pm–12am
Mon 12pm–1am

Barry, Northcote
Fri 7.30am–3.30pm
Sat & Sun 8am–4pm
Mon 7.30am–3.30pm


Kettle Black, South Melbourne
Fri 7am–4pm
Sat to Mon 8am–4pm

8Days, Armadale
Fri 7.30am–10.30pm
Sat 8am–10.30pm
Sun 8am–4.30pm
Mon 8am–3pm

Adriano Zumbo, South Yarra
Fri to Mon 7am–7pm

Journeyman, Windsor
Fri & Sat, 7am–4pm
Sun & Mon 8am–4pm

The Railway Hotel, Windsor
Fri & Sat 12pm–3pm, 6pm–12am
Sun 12pm–3pm
Mon 12pm–3pm, 6pm–12am

Claypots, St Kilda
Fri to Mon, 12pm–3pm, 6pm–midnight

Etto, South Melbourne
Fri 9.30am–9.30pm
Sat & Sun 10.30am–9.30pm
Mon 9.30am–9.30pm


Oasis Bakery, Murrumbeena
Sun & Sun 8am–7pm
Mon 9am–5pm

Crabapple Kitchen, Hawthorn
Fri to Mon 7am–5pm

Humble Patisserie, Hawthorn
Fri to Mon 8am–4pm

Hello Sailor, Hawthorn
Fri 7am–4pm
Sat & Sun 8am–4pm
Mon 7am–4pm

Persillade, East Melbourne
Fri 7am–10pm
Sat 8am–10pm
Sun 8am–3pm
Mon 7am–10pm

Porgie & Mr Jones, Hawthorn
Fri 7.30am–4pm, 6.30pm–11.30pm
Sat 6.30pm–11.30pm
Sun & Mon 8.30am–4pm

Mister Fox, Ringwood
Fri to Mon 7am–6pm

Cru, Kew
Sat 8am–11.30pm
Sun & Mon 8am–4pm

Merchants Guild, Bentleigh East
Fri to Mon 7am–4pm


West 48, Footscray
Sat to Mon 8am–3pm

Form, Essendon
Fri 7am–4pm
Sat & Sun 8am–4pm
Mon 7am–4pm

Le Chien, Seddon
Fri & Sat 8am–4pm
Sun 8am–4pm
Mon 8am–1pm

Lentil As Anything, Footscray
Fri to Mon 9am–9pm

Roti Road, Footscary
Fri & Sat 10am–10pm
Sun & Mon 10.30am–9.30pm

Laksa King, Flemington
Fri & Sat 11.30am–3pm, 5pm–10.30pm
Sun & Mon 11.30am–3pm, 5pm–10pm

8Bit, Footscray
Fri to Mon 11am–11pm


Royale Brothers, Brighton
Fri to Mon 10.30am–9pm

Little Ox, Brighton
Fri to Mon 6.30am–5pm

Cafeteria, Black Rock
Sat to Mon 7am–4pm

Sebastian’s Food and Wine, Hampton
Mon 7am–4pm

Mr Lawrence, Port Melbourne
Fri 12pm–11pm
Sat & Sun 10am–12am
Mon 12pm–11pm