Power Plant

A vegetarian cafe that goes beyond the usual staples.

2-6 Swilk Street, Templestowe

Monk Bodhi Dharma

A tiny brick cubby serving up breakfast, lunch and the occasional dinner. The menu here is completely vegetarian and no eggs are used, too. If you think it's not brunch without eggs, then think again – after a couple of bites of whatever you've ordered, you won't even know they're gone.

Rear 202 Carlisle Street, Balaclava

Admiral Cheng-Ho

Wholesome food and artisan coffee by the team behind Monk Bodhi Dharma.

325 Johnston Street, Abbotsford

Bayano the Rebel

Vegan food and superb coffee from the team at Monk Bodhi Dharma and Admiral Cheng-Ho.

41 Ellis Street, South Yarra

Matcha Mylkbar

Wake up to vegan eggs, mushroom lattes and smoothies.

72 Acland Street, St Kilda
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Ray's Cafe

Flip the menu over to find every dish turned vegan.

332 Victoria Street, Brunswick

Mister Nice Guy's BakeShop

The go-to for vegan and gluten-free treats.

151 Union Road, Ascot Vale

Shoku Iku

This organic cafe serves an entirely vegan and raw menu. Chef-owner Yoko Inoue's cooking showcases the benefits of macrobiotic and organic raw food. Although most of the menu takes its cues from Japan, Inoue often just cooks what she feels, so dishes such as beetroot spaghetti and raw lasagne are common.

120 High Street, Northcote

Lentil As Anything

A not-for-profit restaurant where you pay what you think the meal was worth.

1-3 St Heliers Street, Abbotsford

Serotonin Eatery

A cafe that wants to improve your brain chemistry with good food, sunshine and exercise.

52 Madden Grove, Burnley

Smith & Deli

Almost everything at this vegan deli is made in-house, from charcuterie and fresh buffalo mozzarella to take-home lasagnas and crème brulee doughnuts.

111 Moor Street, Fitzroy

Sister of Soul

Vegetarian for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

73 Acland Street, St Kilda