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Rudimentary

Rudimentary

It's your new favourite café - and guess what? It’s in Footscray

Proper and Son

Proper and Son

This little piggy went to market and found proper good food

Naughty Boy

Naughty Boy

Think outside the cereal box at this inventive new breakfast spot

Major Major

Major Major

This new Fitzroy eatery brings some major flavours to the table

The Kettle Black

The Kettle Black

The team behind Top Paddock has flung open the doors to a fresh new café

Providence

Providence

This new Carlton café is bringing the bounty of the Victorian pastures to your plate

Glass Merchants

Glass Merchants

Balaclava’s newest breakfast gem doubles as a drinking den

Aunty Peg's

Aunty Peg's

The coffee evangelists at Aunty Peg’s are on a mission to convert you at their slick new café

Jardin Tan

Jardin Tan

Shannon Bennett turns his hand to Vietnamese at his latest venue, with mixed results

Daseti Coffee Bar

Daseti Coffee Bar

Welcome to Daseti, Thornbury’s first and only taxidermy shop, coffee bar and hair salon

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Milkshakes

Milkshakes

There’s nothing as delicious as a giant cup of sweet, flavoured dairy

Lunches

Lunches

Lunch, we salute you and all your delicious possibilities

Café experiences

Café experiences

Brunch like a boss. Here are Melbourne's best 26 café experiences

Sandwiches

Sandwiches

These Melbourne cafés are getting top scores for their daily bread

Bagels

Bagels

Love bagels? Get your boiled and baked breads here

CBD brunch

CBD brunch

Here are our top picks for Saturdays in the city

Coffee guide

Coffee guide

Everything you need to know about Melbourne coffee

Breakfasts

Breakfasts

If there’s one thing we excel at, it’s a stellar breakfast spread

High teas

High teas

Afternoon tea, high coffee, daggy tea… we've tested them all

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