If you ever need to measure Melbourne’s obsession with quality-baked goods, Baker D. Chirico’s Easter lines are a good indication. Brace yourselves for the moshpit-like lines inside this slim, Carlton shopfront. And yes, it’s worth it.
Melbourne’s go-to bakery for everything from hot cross buns to loaves of chewy sourdough, Baker D. Chirico stocks some of the best housemade bread in the city. The interior is clean and homely, featuring curved wooden shelves and pale timber. Shelves are packed with pantry staple products including museli, jams, biscuits and of course, bread. Pick up a fresh loaf when ever you can, folks.