Tea and filter coffee specialist store.
David Bowie was a fan of this vegetarian stalwart. Chances are, you will be too.
6:00pm - 9:30pm
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.
The Carlton Club
An eccentric bar, eatery and rooftop that attracts all sorts.
Carlton Wine Room
The pretty Victorian building in the heart of Carlton is a modern eatery with a European-influenced menu and wine list.
The Moor's Head Carlton
Middle Eastern-inspired pizzas, this time in Melbourne’s Italian heartland.
North Carlton Canteen
A welcome oasis for coffee lovers in North Carlton.
A pasta and focaccia bar of venerable mention on Lygon Street in Carlton.
A New Era for Carlton’s Prince Alfred
It’s new and shiny, but its pleasures are pub classics: Toss the Boss, parmas and endless pancakes.
Authentic Lebanese, with recipes passed down for generations.
A gelataria that serves sweet brioche, has a chocolate tap and does affogato Italian style.
Three Melbourne Hospitality Veterans Take Over the Carlton Wine Room
Two McConnell alums and a former Tonka and Coda sommelier have moved into the pretty corner building on Faraday Street. And they’re making changes.
The Green Man’s Arms, A Vegetarian Pub for Carlton
Alison Whyte and Fred Whitlock bring a meat-free Israeli menu and retro decor to the former home of The Roving Marrow.
Carlton’s Historic La Mama Theatre Destroyed in Fire Overnight
50 firefighters arrived at the Melbourne cultural institution just after 5am Saturday to find the two-storey building “fully ablaze”.
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 New Southern Italian Spot for Carlton
Pietro Barbagallo is bringing his signature Southern Italian cuisine to Grattan Street.
A busy tightly packed pizzeria in Carlton, like something straight out of the boot-shaped country.
Four generations of experience gives this traditional gelato, sorbet and granita shop a leg up.
A warm space filled with southern-Italian hospitality.
One of the oldest wine bars in Melbourne.
A music-gear nerd’s dream.
Pub fare that's a cut above the usual.
Traditional Italian dishes and beers from across the globe make for an all-round tasty experience.
The French Lettuce
Find an enchanting display of cakes at this Carlton patisserie.
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.
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).
Old-school Italian coffee making gets a second wind at this Carlton cafe.
Traditional dining alive and well in the heart of Carlton.
Authentic Italian deli by D.O.C.'s Tony Nicolini.
Greek and English fare by Guy Holder and Angie Giannakodakis.
A casual neighbourhood gem in Carlton.
Have a relaxed meal at this Lygon Street institution.
A consistent neighbourhood favourite.
The Moor’s Head Opens a Second Location in Carlton
Middle Eastern-inspired pizzas are shaking things up a little in Melbourne’s Italian heartland.
Everyday Coffee Opens a Bookshop (and More) in Carlton
“There have been plenty of revolutions planned in coffee shops, I’m sure.”
A Lively, Colourful New Brunch Spot for Carlton
St Charly opens in an Italian stronghold with dishes that take inspiration from Europe, as well as Asia and the Middle East.
The Green Man’s Arms
Meat-free Israeli fare and retro decor – this isn’t your usual Melbourne pub.
An all-day diner by chef Jesse Gerner.
The Rathdowne Village Delicatessen
A cosy deli on leafy Rathdowne Street.
La Parisienne Pâtés
Authentic French food purveyors for gourmands and gourmets alike.
If a wine is hard to find, it’s probably sold here.
A rustic wine bar from two experienced hospo names.
The Great Northern Hotel
An old man’s pub made cool again.
Skinner & Hackett
An old-school butchery with a modern day ethos.