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A lively brunch spot that takes inspiration from Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
Heartattack and Vine
A Lygon Street espresso and cicchetti bar.
Bloom Coffee Bar
It’s hard to compete with the coffee in this neighbourhood, but this stands up.
A gelataria that serves sweet brioche, has a chocolate tap and does affogato Italian style.
Wild Timor Cafe Carlton
Four ex-soldiers are behind this cafe, which sells coffee direct from Timor.
Market Lane Coffee Carlton
Market Lane Coffee partners with the local artisan baker in a classically Carlton coffee shop.
Traditional dining alive and well in the heart of Carlton.
Greek and English fare by Guy Holder and Angie Giannakodakis.
5:30pm - 11:00pm
Old-school Italian coffee making gets a second wind at this Carlton cafe.
Authentic Italian deli by D.O.C.'s Tony Nicolini.
A casual neighbourhood gem in Carlton.
Have a relaxed meal at this Lygon Street institution.
A warm space filled with southern-Italian hospitality.
A music-gear nerd’s dream.
Pub fare that's a cut above the usual.
The Queensberry Pour House
A coffee house near Melbourne University with bottomless filter coffee.
A true feel of Italy at this bustling Italian bistro with a pizza focus.
The Melbourne outpost of one of Sydney's biggest coffee roasters.
Four generations of experience gives this traditional gelato, sorbet and granita shop a leg up.
One of the oldest wine bars in Melbourne.
Vertue Coffee Roasters
Carlton's shyest roastery and cafe is hidden down a laneway.
Tea and filter coffee specialist store.
Traditional Italian dishes and beers from across the globe make for an all-round tasty experience.
David Bowie was a fan of this vegetarian stalwart. Chances are, you will be too.
Le Miel et la lune
A honeymoon-worthy cafe.
The French Lettuce
Find an enchanting display of cakes at this Carlton patisserie.
Authentic Lebanese, with recipes passed down for generations.
A busy tightly packed pizzeria in Carlton, like something straight out of the boot-shaped country.
Prince Alfred Hotel
This is a student watering hole welcoming to all because its pleasures are pub classics: Toss the Boss, parmas and bottomless pancakes.
Dench pastries, Coffee Supreme lattes and al fresco dining, all in a former power substation.
Espresso at Assembly
A small espresso bar beside Assembly in Carlton.
An ever popular, family run Italian bistro that dates back to the 70s.
A pasta and focaccia bar of venerable mention on Lygon Street in Carlton.
The Green Man’s Arms
Meat-free Israeli fare and retro decor – this isn’t your usual Melbourne pub.
La Parisienne Pâtés
Authentic French food purveyors for gourmands and gourmets alike.
Approachable, unfussy American-Italian food with fine-dining pedigree.
Carlton Wine Room
The pretty Victorian building in the heart of Carlton is a modern eatery with a European-influenced menu and wine list.
Alfie’s Wine and Grill
A petite restaurant showing off grilled meats and vegetables, with an Australian and European wine list to match.
Vincent the Dog
Vietnamese-influenced dishes are just one of this cafe’s many tricks.
A strong contender for Melbourne's best coffee (with a menu to match).
The Moor's Head Carlton
Middle Eastern-inspired pizzas, this time in Melbourne’s Italian heartland.