Nutrition Bar Richmond
A colourful array of healthy bites and nourishing drinks, the Nutrition bar is the perfect spot to fuel up for the day. Dishing up health-conscious fast food, smoothies and cold-pressed juices, their major drawcard is their acai bowls, renowned for being some of the best in Melbourne.
It’s not your usual sweets experience with Pana Chocolate, as each of their elegant products has been specifically created for everyone to enjoy. Rich in taste with a touch of luxury, their chocolate is organic, vegan-friendly and free of preservatives, dairy, gluten and soy.
Providing the Richmond community with authentic Greek sweets for over 50 years, this family-owned cake shop is a true local gem. Expanding from its humble bakery beginnings, Hellas Cakes offers locally roasted coffee and contemporary breakfast and lunch plates, to complement their highly-rated traditional baked treats.
It might not look like much, but when it comes to tasty, authentic Vietnamese and Chinese cuisine – celebrated takeout joint Vinh Vinh is the real deal. A no-nonsense spot with a casual feel, the real star here is the food. Fresh, zesty and full of flavour, these are meals worth staying in for.
Kitty Burns does adventurous and innovative cafe fare, mastering the art of creating beautiful 'gram worthy dishes that are also surprisingly healthy. On top of this, this Abbotsford gem is also committed to reducing food wastage so you can feel good about digging into their deliciously moreish plates. Can't hang around? Grab one of their flaky cronuts - courtesy of Rustica and pair it will an Allpress to go.
Burch & Purchese Sweet Studio
Burch and Purchese is a decadent store featuring precious gem-like desserts with innovative fusions of flavour. Boasting views into the kitchen where their self-proclaimed ‘edible art’ is created, the chefs craft beautiful chocolates, sweets and cakes, made fresh daily with high-quality ingredients.
The labour of love from celebrity chef Adriano Zumbo, famous for their colourful macaron creations. Dine in or takeaway, you will be greeted with an enticing counter filled with their photo-worthy signature ‘Zumarons’ along with an array of artful cakes, pastries and tarts. For a special event, you can’t go past their impressive Croquembouche.
Tivoli Road Bakery
Tivoli Road Bakery is a tucked away gem offering freshly baked bread, savoury and sweet pastries and no-fuss lunches. Known to be one of Melbourne’s best bakeries, their tasty food is paired with top quality coffee, making it a go-to for morning and afternoon bites.
Master Roll Vietnam
Honest Vietnamese cuisine loved by locals for its authentic flavours, Master Roll is perfect for a quick after-work bite or lunchtime feed. Famous for their Vietnamese Rolls, this modest eatery also serves up fresh street-food style soups and sides, available to enjoy in-house or in the comfort of your own home.
Nestled within the historic Abbotsford Convent from which it gets its name, Convent Bakery specialises in fresh, crusty bread, sweet treats and a wholesome cafe menu. With two wood-fired masonry ovens and a cosy main space, the jam-packed countertop offers up an enticing array of snacks and meals that are custom made to takeaway.
Light, bright and colourful with a rustic flare, this playful dessert bar offers natural and seasonal frozen yoghurt creations with an endless assortment of toppings. With a focus on creating health-conscious treats, the team at Yo-Chi use fresh, locally sourced ingredients to create their high-quality desserts.
Specialists in all things burgers, this vibrant and playful eatery serves up an array of American-style fare matched with classic diner drinks and local Victorian brews. A local go-to for belly-filling feeds, Huxtaburger is loved for its timeless favourites, vegetarian creations and indulgent snacks.
A sweet tooth's heaven originating from Adelaide, Haigh’s Chocolates is a heavenly chocolate shop with a nostalgic appeal. As Melbourne’s flagship store, the historic shopfront exudes an old-world charm that temps you with their assortment of chocolates, truffles, fudges and gift hampers.
Nosh - Galleria
Nosh dish up seasonal and wholesome Japanese and Poke. Nosh means to eat enthusiastically, and that's exactly what we do when we get our hands on one of their sushi tacos. Delicious combos of meat and sashimi are packed into tempura nori taco "shells" and they're as insta-worthy as you'd imagine.
After winning the hearts of the Hawthorn community as a beloved café, The Counter now focuses its specialties on creating top quality coffee and bites for locals on the move. With a mission to provide healthy takeaway options, they offer freshly baked treats, made to order cakes and ready to go brunch bites, with a side of tasty espresso.
Shortstop Coffee & Donuts
Pairing it back to the absolute basics, Shortstop Coffee and Donuts do exactly that – coffee and donuts. Baked fresh daily, these delectable treats boast creative flavour combinations, with both the doughnuts and coffee thoughtfully created with high quality, locally sourced ingredients.
5 and Dime Bagel
This welcoming eatery keeps it simple with fresh, traditional and reliably tasty bagels (and coffee of course!). Boiled and baked using traditional techniques and top quality local ingredients, Five and Dime’s bagels are made especially for the café, with their constantly evolving menu offering something for everyone.