Otto Melbourne

Otto Melbourne is a lively and spacious brunch café, bustling with customers on a Sunday afternoon in the trendy hub of Richmond. The menu was filled with a beautiful variety of interesting combinations of self-titled "fine food" that sets itself apart from traditional Melbourne brunch institutions. Unfortunately, I think I went in with expectations too … Continue reading Otto Melbourne


FRANK'S, CHELTENHAM: Cheltenham is not the first suburb that pops into your mind when you think of Melbourne brunch, which is why Frank's makes the perfect brunch spot for locals in the Southeast side of Melbourne. Not only do they have the quality and taste of other Melbourne brunch hotspots, but they also have ingenuous creativity … Continue reading Frank’s

Collective Espresso

COLLECTIVE ESPRESSO, CAMBERWELL: Anyone with any interest in the Melbourne breakfast scene has seen Collective Espresso's Gravity pancakes - with flying popcorn reaching from the waffle into a cute little espresso cup embossed with the restaurant's iconic logo. But do the waffles live up to the hype? Read on to find out! The good fat: We opted … Continue reading Collective Espresso

Kings and Knaves Espresso

KINGS AND KNAVES ESPRESSO, MELBOURNE CBD: To be honest it's quite hard to find the perfect affordable, healthy and convenient on-the-go breakfast or lunch for the busy city worker, yet it's a role that Kings and Knaves fulfils too well. Kings and Knaves is suitably located along the business hub of William Street. With a simple … Continue reading Kings and Knaves Espresso

Middle South East

MIDDLE SOUTH EAST, SOUTH YARRA: A vibrant restaurant with not only brunch, but also a separate lunch and dinner menu, Middle South East is along a popular stretch of Chapel Street with the vibe to merit all sorts of occasions. Their dishes range from classic brunches, to those with a Middle Eastern, spicy twist. A special … Continue reading Middle South East

Healthy Donuts?!

NODO DONUTS, CBD: A delightful little corner café just on the fringes of the Brisbane CBD, they have a variety of different vegan desserts, especially donuts, as well as a very healthy brunch menu with delicious smoothies and hot drinks available. I love the refreshing sunlight that beams through the windows and the clean, bright … Continue reading Healthy Donuts?!

Going Gaga for Grain Store

GRAIN STORE, MELBOURNE CBD: After reading up some incredible reviews, we were keen to try grain store! We went there just a little bit past 9 on a Saturday morning to avoid prime time brunching hour (no one likes lining up) and we managed to get ourselves a table just before a line started building … Continue reading Going Gaga for Grain Store

Laneway Cleanse

LANEWAY GREENS, MELBOURNE CBD: So after posting so many heavy brunches and probably having had enough salt and sugar intake for a month, we thought it was time for a "cleanse". And so, we ventured down Flinders Lane to Laneway Greens around 10am. It wasn't busy, so there was plenty of space inside, albeit the … Continue reading Laneway Cleanse