Right now, nowhere in Melbourne better represents the culinary zeitgeist.
Melbourne's oldest suburb is also home to some of its best cafes.
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A place where gooey eggs in various forms – stuffed between two slices of bread and served in three minutes – are the hero.
Coffee roasted in a big warehouse with a wide-ranging breakfast menu – you've seen it before, but these brothers do it with notable flair.
This all-day diner serves the goods any time you need.
An all-day Parisian-style diner taking you right through from morning croissants to late-night cheese.
Single origin coffee and tales of cold-blooded murder come together at Proud Mary's second cafe venture.
Sourdough and croissants baked in an old recording studio.
Originally city stables, then an art gallery, this Moor Street site is a beautiful place for brunch.
Sweet, wood-fired, Montreal-style bagels are what sets this bakery apart from the rest of Melbourne’s bagel merchants.
Wait-in-line-worthy pastries, cruffins and twice-baked croissants are served fresh out of the oven in this converted Fitzroy warehouse.
An old furniture warehouse transformed into a polished and welcoming daytime diner.
Breakfast and lunch options from a range of cuisines.
Everything is house-made at this Brunswick Street bakery and cafe.
Daytime cocktails and an Old World feel are the hallmarks of this elegant cafe.
A cosy cafe with hearty home-style cooking.
A rustic Mediterranean deli and eatery in the heart of the action on Brunswick Street.
Community and coffee meet in this Fitzroy espresso bar by Dimattina.
Adjoining the Rose Street Artists’ Market, Young Bloods Diner is a bright cafe, complete with a killer view.
A kitsch and colourful Venezuelan cafe.
It’s not the newest. It’s not the most obvious. But it is one of the most loved local cafes in Fitzroy.
A cheerful, sustainable, organic cafe in Brunswick.
This friendly local punches out bold eats and a balanced cup of coffee.
A Fitzroy baking institution with Eastern European influences.
Delicious and reliably good cafe food.
A vegan sweets bar from the team behind Vegie Bar and Transformer.
Proving that good things come in small packages.
Coffee and a minimalist menu, served from some pretty prime real estate.
Asian-inspired brunch on the corner of Johnston and Brunswick Streets.
An indoor fish pond and full glass roof make this one of Melbourne's quirkiest venues.
A creative selection of vegetarian and raw foods.