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Pardon Coffee | Prahran

Tucked down Izett Street, the shop front is unassuming and a great find for fellow Melbourne explorers.  The owner is clearly a lover of cycling with the shop decorated with various bike parts and associated paraphernalia. Small Skinny Flat White ($4). This place is up against a lot of local competition to satisfy the coffee snobs …

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Taste of Melbourne | Albert Park

Taste of Melbourne is a stunning celebration of Melbourne’s unique and progressive dining scene. Over four indulgent days the city’s latest, greatest and hottest restaurants will each fashion together 3-4 exquisite signature dishes in ‘taste’ sized portions, allowing you to create your dream tasting menu at the ultimate restaurant festival. Soft Shell Crab Burger by Luxembourg The …

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Roti Road | Highpoint Shopping Centre, Maribyrnong

Nestled in the downstairs cinema precinct of the recently expanded Highpoint Shopping Centre, this place is full with authentic Malaysian cuisine. Nasi Goreng with Chicken Berempah ($13.90) Delicious! Very authentic, just like downtown Penang or KL.  I also had the Chicken Chop and Oreo Bubble Tea, both are also worth a try. The Area. I …

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Proud Mary | Collingwood

Dwarfed by beautiful old red-bricked Melbourne warehouses, this very trendy cafe takes full advantage of its exposed brick surrounds.  An extensive menu of locally sourced, quality food. Coffee.   Proud Mary are most famous for their coffee, and that’s because it tastes great.  They roast their own beans and coffee is available in many formats; single origin, …

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Next of Kin | Elsternwick

Nestled away on Glenhuntly Road, this unassuming cafe is a great new addition to the south eastern suburb of Elsternwick and instantly makes you feel calm and comfortable. They have some very stylish pieces of decor and an outdoor dining area and rear courtyard.  A very reasonably priced and innovative menu.  Well worth a visit. …

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Stagger Lees | Fitzroy

Being located on the busy and very trendy Brunswick Street in Fitzroy, you know this place is going to be gluten free, organic, vegetarian and vegan.  And, they have quite the selection. Inside a corner shop, with plenty of natural light to showcase their retro, natural furniture and organic table centerpieces. Spring Simple ($17.50 + …