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.
Thirty Eight Chairs Carlton
The younger sister of the popular South Yarra eatery.
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.
What’s Open Over Summer: Cafes
These guys aren’t going on holiday so you can make the most of yours.
Espresso at Assembly
A small espresso bar beside Assembly in Carlton.
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).
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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 Melbourne outpost of one of Sydney's biggest coffee roasters.
Five to Try: Sydney Cafes for Freelancing
Old-school Italian coffee making gets a second wind at this Carlton cafe.
A casual neighbourhood gem in Carlton.
A consistent neighbourhood favourite.
The little rooftop cafe that could.
Italian past, Lebanese present.
A cafe with restaurant quality food.
Depot de Pain
One-stop shop for bread, patisserie delicacies or for the last minute ‘made it myself’ dinner
Birdie Num Nums
A butcher shop converted into cafe for young families, serving quality product to inner-city locals.
The Queensberry Pour House
A coffee house near Melbourne University with bottomless filter coffee.
The Vertue Of The Coffee Drink
Carlton's shyest roastery and cafe is hidden down a laneway.
Bloom Coffee Bar
It’s hard to compete with the coffee in this neighbourhood, but this stands up.
Authentic Lebanese, with recipes passed down for generations.
A New Southern Italian Spot for Carlton
Pietro Barbagallo is bringing his signature Southern Italian cuisine to Grattan Street.
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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.
A gelataria that serves sweet brioche, has a chocolate tap and does affogato Italian style.