Perfect your Instaworthy #Foodporn Instagrams with these 10 Melbourne Cafes that you need to brunch at in 2018
Stepping Stone @steppingstonemelb
68 River St, South Yarra
With a menu that boasts brunch favourites served up in super cute ways, Stepping Stone is super high on our Instaworthy Melbourne Brunch list. The dippy eggs reminiscent of childhood are served up in egg cartons and include extra frills for us refined grown-ups, including our beloved avo and bacon. Want to really up your #foodporn game, then get their Hey Stoner Granola served up in half a REAL coconut, yum and cute too.
The Glass Den @theglassden
15 Urquhart St, Coburg
Every single item on The Glass Den’s menu is an Instagrammers #foodporn dream. With colourful and mouth-wateringly enticing sweet and savoury options that appeal to the mouth and the eyes, it’s no wonder that Melbournites and worldwide foodies alike are flocking to this hip institution. Up your brunch Gram game with their Instaworthy signature waffles that overflow elegantly out of a small bucket to create a heavenly circle of fruits, flowers, and ice-cream.
Long Story Short Café @longstoryshortcafe
40 Crockford Street, Port Melbourne
For us Aussies, fairy floss, or cotton candy to the rest of the world, is a relatively new brunch concept for us. But boy does it work! Famous for its cute brunch items, Long Story Short has just released its Fairy Floss Dessert Burger for Brunch and Lunch and it has already become an Instagram star in its own right, a definite Gram game changer.
Top Paddock @toppaddock
658 Church St, Richmond
It’s no wonder that this classic Melbourne spot has a queue at most times of the day. With its delicious all day menu and to go baked treats, this Melbourne institution is a favourite with all Melbournites. For Instagram purposes though, the hotcakes are a must try menu item both of its deliciously addictive taste and its Instaworthy appearance.
South Society Café @southsocietycafe
435 – 437 Blackburn Road, Mt Waverley
If bright and cheery is your morning thing, then a visit to South Society Café should become a tradition for you. It’s impressive use of colour spills over to its savoury dishes and specials as well, not an easy feat for most cafés who keep the colour for its sweet dishes only. Because of its infectious use of colour, we can’t pick just one menu item to add to your already extensive Instagram food feed, so we will settle with any and every item.
Lafayette Café @lafayettecafe
55 beach Street, Port Melbourne
Melbourne’s café culture is off the charts. That’s why there are always new and innovative baristas trying to up to the coffee craze in this caffeine fuelled city. Thanks to the baristas at Lafayette Café, Melbourne is now home to brightly coloured, coffee art adorned lattes that scream, “Instagram me!”.
377 – 379 Little Bourke St, Melbourne CBD
If a mad scientist meets Willy Wonka breakfast is what you are craving today, then the charcoal waffles at Dex2Rose Café is your dream come true. Not only does this amazing brunch meal look great on your Insta feed but diners say it tastes amazing too. Win, win!
High Society Café @highsocietycafe
1102 High Street, Armadale
Cute, cute, cute! High Society Café serves up brunch eats that are cute, nutritious, and delicious. What more could you want in life? Oh, more likes on your Insta? Then make sure to add one of their brightly coloured smoothies to your order.
27-29 Nicholson St, Abbotsford
Everything from the food to the interior is worthy of the gram at this beautiful Abbotsford café. If your Instagram aesthetic is luxe, then we recommend you head over to Au79 pronto!
Kettle Black Café @kettleblackcafe
50 Albert Road, South Melbourne
We couldn’t end a Melbourne brunch post without the addition of Melbourne Café institution, Kettle Black. There’s not much we can say to entice you because the photos and great reputation of this café speak for themselves. Just visit and watch that number next to that little red heart go up and up and up.