The word "saturated" doesn't even begin to describe the CBD's density of cafes. But not all coffee is created equal.

Whether you work next to Southern Cross Station or up the Paris End of Collins Street, we've narrowed down the choices for you. Go on, get that morning started.


Now roasting its own beans at Bureaux Collective.

Corner Little Bourke and Little William Streets
Melbourne VIC 3000

Brother Baba Budan

Another outpost of the Seven Seeds empire.

359 Little Bourke Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

Kit Espresso

East Brunswick roaster Padre's CBD outpost.

Shop 48, Royal Arcade 335 Bourke Street Mall
Melbourne VIC 3000

Gold Drops

Ever tried naturally processed coffee?

183 Little Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

No Vacancy Gallery and Cafe

Coffee and art.

34-40 Jane Bell Lane
Melbourne VIC 3000

Bonnie Coffee Co.

Two locations to visit.

Shop 5 495 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000


Yet another one from the Seven Seeds crew.

2/14 Crossley Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

Padre Coffee Queen Victoria Market

The respected roaster's market outlet.

Queen Victoria Market Stringbean Alley Peel Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

65 Degrees

Roasted on site.

309 Exhibition Street
Melbourne VIC

Little Bean Blue

Coffee made every conceivable way.

15 Little Collins Street
Melbourne VIC

Tom Thumb

A petite espresso bar from two old hands.

53 Flinders Lane
Melbourne VIC 3000


The best coffee you'll find in a shopping center.

level 2 Shop 253 Melbourne Central
Melbourne VIC