Where to find coffee and food in the inner north suburb.
Find a burger on Sydney Road, Indian in the back streets, vegan Vietnamese and more.
What’ll it be? An elegant wine bar or a rock’n’roll American barbeque spot? We’ve got both, and everything in between.
Melbourne's biggest centre of alternative culture is filled with great places to drink, from converted warehouses to more intimate bars i...
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A stunning wine bar with a vegetarian-friendly menu.
The follow-up to Neighbourhood Wine is cool and comfortable. Take a seat at the bar or in front of an open fire and feel the tension melt off your shoulders.
The late-night bar that replaced a pizza institution pays respect to its legacy, and has an atmosphere of romance.
This restaurant champions offal – think skewers of chicken heart and cherry – Victorian seafood, and all things charred, cured and preserved.
There are over 80 sakes at this slick Japanese bar and eatery, which is housed in a former bank. Unlike many izakayas – which can get quite dark – Kumo's space is light, open and airy.
The DIY spirit is alive at this Southern-barbeque specialist.
A cosy room serving home-style Sicilian food with generosity and heart.
Twin brothers Antoine and Bechara Taouk serve up Lebanese soul food, just like their grandma did at home.
In a warehouse space furnished with little more than few plants and a pool table, get classic ham-and-cheese toasties and beers by a home-brewer with over 12 years of experience.
Sourdough toasties in a gorgeous warehouse conversion.
A community-minded design store on Lygon Street.
Middle Eastern, but not as you know it.
A wine-focused bar-restaurant by La Luna’s Adrian Richardson.
The Padre outlet that birthed a small empire.
Simple, awesome burgers and a great community atmosphere.
Imbued with decades of Brunswick’s history and character.
A hyperactive restaurant that serves mammoth-sized, affordable Thai food.
A down-to-earth cafe that's been around for more than a decade.
Family favourites from a Lebanese home cook.
Escape the elements in a room full of hunting trophies and ancient skiing gear. On the menu? Jalapeno poppers, peanut butter and jelly Negronis, and pumpkin spice Old Fashioneds.
The younger sibling to Northcote's Joe's Shoe Store.
An imaginative and open cafe experience with seasonal, fresh indulgences.
Burgers and beer – one of life’s great combinations.
Live music and 12 shiny hotel rooms upstairs.
A casual Italian joint from the team behind Wesley Anne.
Try you hand at winemaking without leaving the city.
This cafe is named after the 1985 Hüsker Dü album, but it's closer to laid-back folk than angst-ridden punk.
Affordable burgers and spiked shakes.
Don't let the humble name fool you: these are no ordinary pies. Chef Matt Wilkinson's pies are as inventive as they are delicious, proving that sometimes, it's okay to mess with the classics (if you know what you're doing).
Fried and Tasty in Brunswick East is serving family-recipe fried chicken and killer sides and shakes,
Known locally for its bicycle beer, a refreshing summer ale with seven varieties of hops.
A small Lebanese bakery with a local home delivery service.
This gelato shop takes its cues from Southeast Asia, rather than Italy. Past flavours on owner Agusta Triwahyu's eclectic menu have included durian, lychee, Turkish Delight and even Malaysian condensed-milk tea.
A Naples inspired Italian restaurant with some of the best pizza in town.
An exceptionally personal neighbourhood bar, serving beer, wine and sweet American-style pies.
When you’ve finished your drop, just come back and refill.
Bottle shops don’t get more personal than this.
A stylish yet unpretentious little bar.
Capturing the warmth and glory associated with bars of a bygone era.
Vinh Le has been quietly making jeans in Brunswick for more than two decades.
a home away from home for many East Brunswick locals.
The gelato-focused spin-off 400 Gradi is on has an ample roster of classic flavours to choose from. Add some cannoli to your order while you’re at it.
A relaxed pizzeria turning out the very best of simple pizzas, in Brunswick.
A casual, kid-friendly, garage-style cafe in Brunswick East, with great coffee, breakfast and lunch.
Rustic loaves and sweet treats in the heart of Brunswick East.
A sophisticated and cosy wine bar that's extra good in winter.
A little pocket of colour in Brunswick East.
From the ladies at Rosamond and Mixed Business.