Brunswick

Brunswick Flour Mill

The Flour Mill is one of my favourite cafes in Brunswick. It’s unpretentious, it has footpath seating, it has delicious breakfasts and the staff are t...

North

Jack & Daisy

I had read several reviews on Jack & Daisy, and to be honest I had no idea what to expect. Some said it was great, others rubbish. Some complained of ...

North

Pearl Oyster Espresso

There are cafes in Melbourne who go out of their way to look retro, grungy and a bit alley-cat like. Since starting this blog and covering the north, ...

Brunswick

Green Refectory

It’s a quirky little place, Green Refectory. First, I walked past it several times because apparently it doesn’t need proper signage (a small, lightbo...

Favourites

Oliver’s Garden

I make no apologies for not being a ‘kid’ person. In fact, the older I get the less maternal I become. I mean, I like them. I do! I don’t want any of ...

Favourites

Piccante Caffe

In a review Anna recently posted, she rightly showcased how spelling something differently in an attempt to look funky results in people thinking you ...

North

Jackson Dodds

Welcome to a magical world where teacups are lightshades, kiddy tricycles ride on ceilings, graffiti is considered branding and beetroot is considered...

Essendon

Stonz

Sometimes I wake up and think to myself, ‘there just isn’t enough avocado in my life’, and when that happens I trawl the streets until I find a decent...

Favourites

Pepper

It’s becoming more and more apparent to me that it’s hard to find a place to eat in a trendy suburb that isn’t a bit wanky. Often a cafe will hide beh...

North

Miss Marie

I’ll go anywhere that allows me to don a head sweatband, sing 80’s rock songs at the top of my lungs in a packed cafe and then lets me pass it off as ...

Ivanhoe

Zanetti

I’ve been thinking about how to write this review for several days now. I mean, I don’t want to actively write negative things about a cafe, but this ...

Eltham

The Lane

Now, I don’t live anywhere near Eltham. In fact, I’ve never even been to Eltham, so I was a bit excited when I realised that Eltham fell into my area ...