Where to find coffee and food in the inner north suburb.
Melbourne's biggest centre of alternative culture is filled with great places to drink, from converted warehouses to more intimate bars in the side streets.
Find a burger on Sydney Road, Indian in the back streets, vegan Vietnamese and more.
Find the finest food and coffee east of Lygon Street.
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Hidden away in this relaxed Brunswick warehouse space you’ll find pretzel sandwiches, hotel-buffet-inspired brunches and great coffee.
From the team behind Small Axe Kitchen, this spot has a seven-metre terrazzo bar and floor-to-ceiling shelves stocked with Italian cold cuts, cheeses, pickles and take-home meals such as gluten-free lasagne.
If only every cafe had this much personality.
A well-executed cafe and roasting house.
It’s attractive enough, but this cafe is less about flashy Instagram-ready food and more about simple things done well.
An affordable Middle-Eastern bakery, cafe and grocer.
A melting pot of the culturally diverse inhabitants of Brunswick.
A patisserie for Francophiles.
Lucy Lockett may have lost her pocket, but Brunswick’s found an all-day gem.
A heritage-listed landmark with a satisfying brunch menu, Proud Mary coffee and free wi-fi.
Order some breakfast and play table tennis while you wait.
Pasta for breakfast?
The new home of old Rue Bebelons' famous pastrami roll.
Japanese- and Korean-inspired food, coffee roasted in-house and 97 seats.
All about family, from the owners to the customers.
A friendly stop for bagels and coffee next to Jewell Station.
All-day dining at this Thai-infused cafe on Sydney Road.
A family-run cafe that’s serious about coffee.
Don’t let the name fool you – this is much more than a little corner store.
A dedicated porridge, bagel and coffee bar supporting Melbourne’s homeless, and distributing free school lunches.
A neatly designed cafe that easily caters for vegans and vegetarians.
The best doughnuts in Brunswick.
An organic roastery, cafe and event space that keeps things simple.
With only the word Green on the window – Green Refectory is a slim, spirited space where food is the hero.
A sustainable eatery that embraces Melbourne’s artistic community.
Brunswick’s sweet spot for specialised cakes and macarons.
Charcuterie for breakfast? It's a thing here.
Here, a single bar of chocolate takes four weeks and eight steps to make - and you can watch it all happen.
Proof that family friendly cafes can be civilised and serve cocktails.
There’s nothing minor about this little weatherboard cafe-conversion.