Best Cafes in Carlton
There's a strong case for Carlton being the original home of Australian espresso - the suburb has a rich Italian and European immigrant history. <br>These days it's much more diverse, but that undercurrent of great coffee and food has never really faded. Here are our picks.
Best Cafes in South Melbourne
In South Melbourne, you really can't beat the main attraction – the market. Between all the wandering around, tasting samples and lugging bags of shopping, after a certain amount of time you'll need to find coffee. There's a lot to choose from in this charming, leafy suburb. Here's the best of a brilliant bunch.
Hellenic Republic - Kew
The second outpost for George Calombaris's classic share-friendly Greek cuisine.
5:30pm - 10:00pm
Adeney Milk Bar
Grab a top-grade coffee at this converted milk bar.
Two cafe-loving guys and a yellow espresso machine.
Ora Specialty Coffee
A cafe run by seasoned inner-city baristas.
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.
Family cafe by day, 350-bottle wine bar by night.