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Bare Bones Society

October 25, 2015 |

Bare Bones Society is not what you might expect, as it sits nestled in between a plethora of homeware shops in Jindalee’s urban Home Base shopping centre.

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The Corner Store Cafe

October 11, 2015 |

The Corner Store Cafe is renowned for their unique and creative dishes and seasonally changing menu, as well as their unwavering passion for great coffee. Read More

Coffee Connoisseurs: The Single Guys Coffee Co – Kenmore

May 23, 2015 |

Hole-in-the-wall coffee shop The Single Guys is gaining notoriety amongst the coffee snobs of Brisbane’s western suburbs.

They are known in Kenmore for their dedication and consistency in preparing quality coffee, delicious food and impeccable service.

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Why you must eat at Jam Pantry

May 18, 2015 |

Greenslopes cafe Jam Pantry is the latest creation of seasoned cafe tycoons Nims and Gideon Zavackas. The question isn’t whether to eat at Jam Pantry. It is how many reasons are there to eat at Jam Pantry.

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The Brunch Diaries: Friends of Mine, Richmond

March 20, 2015 |

Friends of Mine is a large café on the corner of Swan and Stawell Street visible by its bright yellow canopies draping over the outside of the old brick building.

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The Brunch Diaries: Pillar of Salt, Richmond

February 20, 2015 |

After a few weeks of not brunching, it was time to get myself back in the game. Naturally, I decided on checking out one of the most popular brunch spots in Richmond, indicated by the large groups of young professionals draped in yoga gear who form queues outside: Pillar of Salt. 

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Five Melbourne Brunch Instagrams to Follow

February 16, 2015 |

When the brunch culture is as thriving as it is in the city of Melbourne, it can be overwhelming to decide where to go. One of my favourite ways to find new restaurants and cafés is to use Instagram to find the best looking dishes and to get an idea of what places have people posting. The best way to begin this process is to follow a few Instagram accounts that specialize in the wonderful genre that is brunch to get some ideas flowing of where you want to check out. The following are a collection of accounts that are the best at what they do: showing the people of Melbourne the best places to grab a delicious and beautiful breakfast.

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Melbourne Brunch: Ascot Food Store

January 14, 2015 |

Sitting outside on a warm day in Melbourne at this corner café we are showered with menus and table water. Ascot Food Store is on a busy road in Moonee Ponds but still holds a peaceful and friendly atmosphere.  Read More

The Brunch Diaries: Combi, Elwood

January 6, 2015 |

Nursing a pretty serious hangover from the night before, I felt as though I owed it to my body to replenish it with some much-needed nutrients. Knowing that Combi was home to a number of raw and organic smoothies from their Instagram account pretty enough to make any #basic chick swoon (myself included), my boyfriend and I made the trip to check it out.  Read More

The Brunch Diaries: Journeyman, Melbourne

December 18, 2014 |

When I consider the elements of a good brunch restaurant, a few things come to mind. Obviously good food is essential, but so is atmosphere, service, (and in typical Melbourne fashion) good java. I was pleasantly surprised that Journeyman, also known to some as Dukes Coffee Roasters, ticked all of these boxes. Read More

The Brunch Diaries: Touchwood Café, Richmond

December 14, 2014 |

‘Twas a hot and humid Sunday morning when my boyfriend and I headed out on our latest brunch venture, this time bringing us to Touchwood Café in Richmond.

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The Brunch Diaries: The Kettle Black, South Melbourne

December 9, 2014 |

When I stumbled across The Kettle Black on Instagram I knew I had to experience this place for myself. Read More

The Brunch Diaries: Two Birds One Stone, South Yarra

November 30, 2014 |

It was a hot Saturday morning when my two friends and I headed to Two Birds One Stone. I had heard that this was another must-try brunch spot in the city that was once owned by the same group that runs Top Paddock. Based on how positive my experiences have been there, I knew I ought to give TBOS a shot. Read More

The Brunch Diaries: Tall Timber Prahran

November 24, 2014 |

I only live just a few minutes from Tall Timber, which has become both a blessing and a curse.  Although I may not be writing this review as a newbie to the café, based on their amazing menu that delivers consistent quality I thought it would only be fair to include them in my collection of brunch reviews.   Read More