Guide to Docklands
The once-sleepy end of town is undergoing a major transformation. In partnership with District Docklands, we unearth the highlights of the waterside precinct.
A specialty coffee shop in Docklands with a maritime charm.
Deep in the corporate sector of Docklands, decent food and coffee with soul is a sight for sore eyes. Long Shot has opened its doors to feed and caffeinate the needy workers.
What’s Open Over Summer: Cafes
These guys aren’t going on holiday so you can make the most of yours.
Story Coffee & Foodstore
The third chapter for Dukes Coffee Roasters serves a corporate Docklands crowd.
Five to Try: Melbourne’s Best New Cafes
From a sleek bakery in South Yarra to a 1950s deli-inspired spot in Ascot Vale, here are some places to try this weekend.
Five to Try: Sydney Cafes for Freelancing
An ambitious Spanish bar and eatery in Docklands.
Panini and handmade Italian sweets make this a sandwich shop worth seeking.
Authentic Napoli pizza in Docklands from the pizzaioli behind 400 Gradi.
Belle’s Hot Chicken, Mr Burger and 64 beer taps, right near your office.
Seven To Try: Melbourne Cafes For Working Solo
Traditional bagels with innovative fillings.
Australia’s Best Restaurants, Bars and Cafes with Outdoor Spaces
When it comes to eating and drinking outdoors Australian cities boast an embarrassment of riches to choose from. Here’s a guide to some of our finest.
Eight New Cafes to Try in Melbourne
From under the City Baths, to a former brothel – there are some interesting new places to brunch.
Melbourne’s Best Kid-Friendly Cafes
Best Melbourne cafes for a successful outing with small people.
The Australian Restaurants, Cafes and Bars Opening Overseas
These venues are successful on home turf, but how will they fare further afield?
Eight New Melbourne Cafes and Restaurants You Should Try
From neon-lit fish tanks in Fitzroy to breakfast nasi goreng in Prahran.
Dukes Tells a New Story in the Docklands
The folks behind Dukes Coffee Roasters have opened their third cafe, Story, in the Docklands.
It’s Happening: Lune Pastries Will Be Available at Some Melbourne Cafes
The cult croissants are spreading.
A traditional country bakery set along the rail trail.
Salads, soups, sliders and reusable breakfast Tupperware in the CBD.
One of the prettiest cafes in Melbourne.
The Shot House
House-roasted coffee, almond milk and scrolls.
A compact “natural-coffee” bar.
More than your average tradie takeaway joint.
A pair of traditional, family-run bagel shops.
An Ottolenghi-inspired cafe with a rooftop for outdoor brunching.
A healthy cafe with an eye on current trends.
Allpress coffee, seasonal eats and a wall of jams.
Good coffee and design in a neighbourhood that was wanting.