Gabriel Fitzroy

Middle Eastern-inspired brunch in the middle of Fitzroy is a recipe for success and that's exactly what Gabriel Fitzroy manages to encapsulate. It has options for classic brunch favourites like eggs benedict, whilst tossing in a few exciting, innovative options like pork pinwheels, panko crumbed eggplant and even a sharing mezze-like platter! The good fat: A … Continue reading Gabriel Fitzroy

Tamper Food and Coffee

TAMPER FOOD AND COFFEE, PRAHRAN: Tamper is a brand new brunch cafe (replacing From On High) in the quaint neighbourhood of Prahran. Close to Chapel St, this is a gorgeous area in the suburbs for a lovely breakfast catch up over delicious food and coffee. In a 3-storey building, Tamper has outdoor seating in the front … Continue reading Tamper Food and Coffee

The Left-Handed Chef

THE LEFT-HANDED CHEF, SOUTH MELBOURNE: The Left Handed Chef is a cosy brunch spot in a peaceful, residential area of South Melbourne. Its menu has a unique addition to standard brunch places, with a growing collection of "Things from Home" - that is, warm and hearty dishes from Israel, where the head chef and owner, Ehud … Continue reading The Left-Handed Chef

Food with Views

DUCK AND WAFFLE, CITY OF LONDON: An extremely popular restaurant in London, Duck and Waffle ended up being a pricey, over-hyped affair that was probably only worth it for the nice moody atmosphere, ear-popping glass elevator and floor to ceiling windows overlooking London from the 40th floor. The vibes were nice for a long chat or … Continue reading Food with Views

Picture Perfect Pufflets

PUFFLETS: A relatively new store on Therry Street near Queen Victoria Markets, Pufflets is an Asian dessert store specialising in Hong Kong Street Waffles and egg-based waffley Asian desserts with piles of toppings mixed together. We walked here late on a Saturday night and it was really busy! The interior is small and full of … Continue reading Picture Perfect Pufflets

Brekky Buffet Belly

NO 35: Perched at the top of the Sofitel on Collins street, No. 35 offers a buffet or continental breakfast option, as well as seasonal lunch and dinner menus. We arrived here bright and early at 7am, ready to eat our way through all the brekky pastries, smoothies and omelettes, just to name a few. The ambiance … Continue reading Brekky Buffet Belly

Rustica Canteen

RUSTICA CANTEEN, MELBOURNE CBD: Down a windy alleyway away from the bustling streets of La Trobe and Melbourne Central, Rustica Canteen is a rather-undiscovered little gem compared to the hyped up other inner city cafes. If you couldn't already tell by the title, this is definitely one of my favourite brunch places so far, with … Continue reading Rustica Canteen

Poached to Perfection

SEVEN SEEDS, CARLTON: Tucked away in a little area on Berkeley Street in Carlton, we had a quick stop over here after one of my lectures at uni 🙂 Only about one minute walk from the commerce buildings for those looking for a quick break from uni. One of my first brunch experiences in Melbourne … Continue reading Poached to Perfection