The biggest day of the year calls for a coffee (or two) to start the morning. Here are a few choice picks for those who need caffeine relief on the trip between Christmas breakfast and Christmas lunch. And don't miss our guide to What's Open on Boxing Day.

Auction Rooms
103-107 Errol Street, North Melbourne

Arbory Bar & Eatery
Flinders Walk Melbourne
Open 7.30am–late

Butchers Diner
10 Bourke Street Melbourne
Open 24 hours

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

Everyday Coffee
33 Johnston Street Collingwood
Open 9am–12pm (all proceeds donated to RISE, a refugee and asylum-seeker support organisation)

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St ALi
12–18 Yarra Place, South Melbourne
Open 7am–6pm

Capeside Coffee
119 Cape Street Heidelberg
Open 8am–10.45am