Situated at the Willoughby end of Victoria Avenue, Raffi’s is the place to go for a scrumptious brunch without the headache of dealing with shopping centre car parks. Middle Eastern flavours grace the brunch menu, giving a welcome change to classic brunch offerings in the area. Round out your meal with a Turkish coffee, which comes with a Turkish delight!
Elbow Room Espresso
You’ll need little convincing to extend your morning coffee into a full blown brunch, once you take a look at the inventive menu at Elbow Room. Grab a table in the sun, perch at the window bar or stretch out with a paper and a specialty cold drip or aero press coffee. They have your standard cappuccinos here as well, but you’re in a hipster café, have a hipster coffee too.
Settle into a seat at this fresh and airy Chatswood café for top shelf coffee and an imaginative bite. You won’t want to rush through your brekkie as you watch the bustling world go by in this cosy cafe. If you are in a rush though, they have plenty of tasty meals to go, think brisket for brekkie, yum!
The Steam Engine
Using a bespoke roast by Toby’s Estate and a rotating selection of single origins, the guys behind The Steam Engine are delivering top shelf brews from their compact shop in the Chatswood Interchange. Try out a refreshing cold brew or get familiar with their siphon range to shake up your daily train commute.
All about bringing the beauty of the outdoors in, Flower Child is set within a greenhouse styled space laden with vines and greenery – complementing the bright hues of each carefully plated dish. The flower child breakfasts are almost too gorgeous to eat but the hefty helpings will keep you sated through to dinner.
Chimichuri’s Latin American inspired menu is a major siren call for lovers of a punchy brunch. The breakfast offerings will change how you see brunch, be it for their charcoal buns for their burgers or the thought of have five different colours of lattes. Don’t be surprised when you see your fellow brunch-goers stand up before digging in, to take the perfect #flatlay of the phogogenic food.