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Coffee and focaccia. Magic.
A contemporary take on the Italian espresso bar and sister venue to Wide Open Road.
A takeaway-only outpost from another top roaster.
Where good produce means everything.
The HQ of one of Melbourne's leading coffee roasters.
Stovetop coffee and inventive breakfasts.
Bottomless filter coffee and tasty eats.
Half the fun is finding this converted stable, where coffee is roasted on site.
This Italian bistro has barely changed since 1988.
Filter, pour-over, espresso done three ways, and equipment to do it all at home.
A relaxed family destination.
Makes the most of its petite space with a rooftop section.
A modern, French-style bakery.
An all-day diner co-owned by star chef Jesse Gerner.
Nab the best position near the large, street-facing open windows.
Like any good canteen, takeaway is the game here.
It may have stopped dinner service, but the food is still restaurant quality.
A cafe and deli honouring Carlton's Italian heritage.
Old school, but still cool.
18 Aug 2017
27 Mar 2012
21 Jan 2016
Get your gig on.
There are hundreds of cafes in the CBD. But which ones serve the best coffee?
Satisfy your craving for steak frites.