Best Brunch in Melbourne: Your Essential Weekend Hitlist
From classic faves to inventive creations, start your weekend right with one of the best brunches in Melbourne.
There’s only one correct way to start the weekend, and that’s with brunch. Whether you’re healing a hellish hangover or refuelling after a Saturday morning yoga sesh, a perfect brew and a beautiful plate of food are some of the things Melbourne does best. From simple classics to elaborate, restaurant-worthy creations, these are the cafés plating up the best brunch in Melbourne right now.
359 Napier Street, Fitzroy
Rear 202 Carlisle Street, Balaclava
This Hawthorne East café comes from the folks behind luxe patisserie The Crux & Co, meaning there’s always gorgeously dainty cakes and pastries behind the counter. Spacious, bright and modern, it’s become a fast favourite with brunch-lovers for their Asian-inflected all-day menu. Truffle mushroom duxelles and buckwheat corn fritters sit alongside beef bulgogi sandwiches, offering a breadth of flavour that’ll keep you coming back.
38 Camberwell Road, Hawthorn East
189 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy
45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
57 Byron Street, Footscray
13 Anderson Street, Yarraville
144 Ormond Road, Elwood
12 Claremont Street, South Yarra
174 Smith Street, Collingwood
983 Glen Huntly Road, Caulfield
90 Albert Street, Brunswick East
33/39 Keele Street, Collingwood
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