They are a fully licenced cafe and function space located in a unique heritage listed building.Their open space inside with soaring ceilings and room to move is a sun drenched space where you can kick back with a plate and a glass. The outside area is huge, with heaps of outdoor seating and room for prams, strollers, bikes, dogs and energetic on-the-go toddlers. Little herb gardens and an original Lux stove on display add to the cafes charm.
Tazio offers arguably Melbourne’s best traditional Italian pizza as well as a constantly evolving contemporary Italian inspired menu. Complimenting the cuisine is an extensive selection of local and imported beers, wine, cocktails and spirits. MENU
The Water Rat menu is simple: fresh, quality, consistent, locally sourced. Melbourne’s bold seasons contribute to their food offering by emphasising the finest & freshest local produce, with a hint of authentic Italian flavours and cooking techniques.
Affordable, generous proportion of servings, brilliant coffee. This place have a nice old school vibe mixed with aromas of all sorts delicious foods and coffees ... Lovely team that look after you so professionally and you won't be on your own.
Good coffee, nice staff, good locaton and they sell organic food and drink!
This cafe will be number one for your little ones as soon as they spy the super dooper decked out kiddie play corner! Head to Maxxii Moo for brekkie, brunch, or lunch, or even pick up a coffee, fresh juice and a muffin and hit the park and playground right across the road. MENU
Pomodoro Sardo is a modern Italian Sardinian cooking with a focus on superb ingredients, impeccably sourced and handled with care and simplicity. All the food had perfectly balanced flavours and of course a nice affogato for dessert was crucial. The menu was smaller than some but everything included was unique and attractive.
Hopetoun is perhaps the nicest looking tea room in the heart of the CBD with a gorgeous display of mouth-watering cakes and tarts. Hopetoun Tea Rooms draws you in with the amazing decor. The atmosphere could not be better and their massive window display of cakes never fail to attract the attention.
Shoku iku delivers precisely what it intends to. Raw, organic, plant based health food. For those who need a detox or a healthy meal after a poor run of unhealthy meals. Delicious, reasonably priced lunch menu. Cash only.
A loud, crazy and vibrant Melbourne institution located in the bustling hub of Carlton. Great coffee, great cakes, highchairs, change table and plenty of room for prams and kids. Most cakes are delicious and snacks are generous and filling. Coffee is very good considering the volume they pump out daily. Brunetti is up there with the best bars/pasticcerie in Italy, so glad it's in Melbourne.
One of the best examples of not only great quality street food, but also excellent quality pizza from a wood fired oven, giving real authentic taste. In essence, one of the best examples around of true pizza with the awesome crispy and thin dough that's stretchy and fluffy with good quality ingredients. Price range from $10-$13, there about 12 choices and all are six slices. MENU
Storm in a Teacup is about tea: black tea, green tea, white tea, oolong and a riot of single origin and first flush flavours from all corners of the globe. Blending timeless quality with bold, creative new tastes Storm in a Teacup offers artisan speciality teas and tisanes alongside handmade local and international teawares.
La Belle Miette is a gorgeous little macaroon shop in Hardware Lane, close to nearly everyone living with the limits of CBD. They have about two dozen flavours of perfectly crunchy on the outside and goo
They have high chairs, toys, play area, change table, $5 kids menu (not all deep fried, includes corn fritters, eggs on toast and more), pram access (ramp entry), babycinos (in silicone mugs). They offer dairy free, vegan, vegetarian, and gluten free options. With free wifi and the daily newspapers you can get some work done will the little ones have fun in the little play area down the back. A fabulous sweets range, and for parents – exceptional coffee!