A1 Bakery

Tuesday 7am - 9pm
643-645 Sydney Road Brunswick 3056
(03) 9386 8585

This Sydney Road fixture was originally established in 1992 by Elias Farah, his brother-in-law, Chafic Choueiry, and their wives, Nadia and Noha. A1 Bakery has been successful ever since.

Here cash-strapped students sit opposite groups of old Lebanese locals and their grandchildren. The bustling environment, with its small steel tables and Arabic posters, delivers Lebanese pizzas; spinach and cheese pies bursting with soft haloumi; and sweets. Everything is great value and never costs more than a few dollars.

The bakery doubles (or triples) as a cafe and Middle Eastern grocery, where you can pick up sumac, pomegranate molasses, rose water and all the other specialities you need to create authentic Middle Eastern meals at home.

Features

  • outdoor area
  • cash only
  • bakery

Budget