No. 19 Moves into Ascot Vale
The owners of Essendon’s St Rose unveil their latest cafe in the west.
Craft Beer and Wrestling in Ascot Vale
Jimmy’s Tap & Barrel on Union Road has a wrestler behind the bar.
Union Food & Wine in Ascot Vale
After a brief hiatus, seasoned fine dining player chef Stuart McVeigh has re-emerged with his take on the classic Parisian neighbourhood bistro – in Ascot Vale.
Now Open: Ascot Vale Welcomes Union Wine Store
The man behind Seddon Wine Store brings his simple, local formula to Union Road. This time, with his wife.
One of the prettiest cafes in Melbourne.
Reverence Specialty Coffee and Tea
A cafe owned by two former coffee roasters.
An eclectic, travel-inspired cafe in Ascot Vale.
Crumbs Organic Bakehouse
A quaint bakery that takes you back to a nineteen-fifties kitchen.
Ascot Food Store
A vibing cafe that puts plenty of effort into its food.
Jimmy’s Tap & Barrel
Craft beer and wrestling in Ascot Vale.
Mister Nice Guys BakeShop
The go-to for vegan and gluten-free treats.
Union Wine Store
A wine bar and bottle-O hybrid in Melbourne’s northwest.
A relaxed local boozer where you could easily spend the entire night.
What’s Open Over Summer: Cafes
These guys aren’t going on holiday so you can make the most of yours.
Five to Try: Melbourne’s Best New Cafes
From a sleek bakery in South Yarra to a 1950s deli-inspired spot in Ascot Vale, here are some places to try this weekend.
The all-day eatery Pascoe Vale needed.
Jack & Daisy
Simple eats and a family-friendly vibe.
Le Jolie Café
A cafe with a traditional French spin.
Five to Try: Sydney Cafes for Freelancing
Seven To Try: Melbourne Cafes For Working Solo
Here, nearly every item on the menu can be made vegan.
The owner knows her stuff – she grew up in a gelato store.
Melbourne’s Best Kid-Friendly Cafes
Best Melbourne cafes for a successful outing with small people.
Eight New Cafes to Try in Melbourne
From under the City Baths, to a former brothel – there are some interesting new places to brunch.
Australia’s Best Restaurants, Bars and Cafes with Outdoor Spaces
When it comes to eating and drinking outdoors Australian cities boast an embarrassment of riches to choose from. Here’s a guide to some of our finest.
The Australian Restaurants, Cafes and Bars Opening Overseas
These venues are successful on home turf, but how will they fare further afield?
Eight New Melbourne Cafes and Restaurants You Should Try
From neon-lit fish tanks in Fitzroy to breakfast nasi goreng in Prahran.
The Sheep Farmer Making Pinot Noir with an Edge
Tasmania has long been known for its ideal winemaking conditions. But one winemaker thinks their location – and approach – gives them an edge.
It’s Happening: Lune Pastries Will Be Available at Some Melbourne Cafes
The cult croissants are spreading.
Cafes Opening Early for the Dawn Service
If you’re paying your respects at the Shrine on Anzac Day, here’s where you’ll find an early-morning coffee.
The Australian Denim Label to Watch
Worn by Lara Worthington, blogger Brooke Testoni and H&M designer Kelly Harrington.
A frozen desserts store from pastry chef Christy Tania.
A traditional country bakery set along the rail trail.