Colour and indulgent doughnuts with syringes full of delicious fillers, Bistro Morgan is a sweet tooth’s heaven of milkshakes, frozen desserts and of course, their signature doughnuts. With a combination of the classics and innovative flavour creations, these insta-worthy treats are made fresh daily, with high-quality and natural ingredients.
As an in-house café to Prahran’s Love Tree Interiors, it’s no surprise that this Australiana-themed cafe’s décor is beautiful – a serene, light-filled space kitted out with dusty pinks, fresh greenery, and dreamy art. The menu’s equally soothing, with plenty of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options across wholesome bowls and oozy toasties. To drink, there’s coffee with every alternative milk under the sun plus kombucha, hunger-busting smoothies and fresh juices.
A diner-inspired eatery perched on the bustling Chapel Street, Massive Wieners are a quirky crew serving loaded hotdogs, fries and shakes. Considering themselves a classic hot-dog stand, their short but sweet menu of hotdogs satisfies many hungry Prahran bellies, and can also be found at their Rollin’ Diner at local Melbourne festivals.
Laurent Boulangerie Patisserie
Laurent Boulangerie Patisserie is a family-owned institution with a passion for Artisan baking created with high quality ingredients. Showcasing traditional French recipes, this local house of indulgence is renowned for its fresh pastries, lush cakes and European home-style breads.
Phillipa's Bakery is where you can enjoy homemade treats and baked wholesome food with all the hard work taken care of. Using family recipes and natural ingredients, Phillippa’s specialises in artisan breads, sweet and savoury tarts and an array of tasty takeaway provisions.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A grand front door invites you to this bright and welcoming café, before serving up the equally impressive fare. Fourth Chapter offers a generous array of contemporary sweet and savoury all-day breakfast dishes, a handful of indulgent lunch bites and tasty drinks, with an option for takeaway picnic baskets for something a bit fancy.
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.
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.
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.
Egg Sake Bistro
Each and every lunching hour sees queues snaking around Egg Sake Bistro, with loyalists lining up for their cheap and cheerful build-your-own bentos, donburi rice bowls, udon and sushi. Their popularity means everything is assuredly fresh, from teriyaki tofu and katsu curry to beef bulgogi and chicken nanban. Curiously, they also sport a Choya bar out front hawking numerous varieties of Japan's famous umeshu plum liqueur, though you can also just opt for a matcha latte.