Bakeries & Delis
The Best Almond Croissants In Melbourne And Where To Find Them

Quite frankly, croissants are the best way to start the day. They’re great for lunch, as a treat; really, they’re perfect…

U:L By You
Here’s Where To Get Melbourne’s Best Cinnamon Scrolls In 2021

Is Melbourne having a cinnamon scroll redux right now? If we look at the facts, it might appear that the answer to that question is yes. It…

Cafes
Introducing Eggholic, The Korean-Style Egg Sandwich Store In Melbourne’s South East

If you don’t like eggs or egg sandwiches it’s probably time for you to turn away. Introducing Eggholic; as the name would…

Bakeries & Delis
Victor Churchill
Armadale, VIC

Few grocery shopping experiences stack up to the sense-filled journey of selecting…

Cafes
Dan’s Deli
Toorak, VIC

Hyping up the Toorak area, Dan’s Deli has recently opened and is bringing…

Bakeries & Delis
Bakemono Bakers
Melbourne, VIC

Inspired by the bakeries of Japan and Korea, Bakemono’s magical…

Bakeries & Delis
A Dedicated Hummus Bar Has Opened In Bentleigh

Nestled amongst an unassuming stretch of local shops sandwiched between a news agency and a charcoal chicken shop you’ll…

Cafes
Carlton’s Always-Aesthetic Japanese Patisserie Is The City’s Latest Dessert Obsession

One of the silver linings lockdown has brought upon us is the virtual bakehouses, cake connoisseurs and treat artisans existing within the…

Bakeries & Delis
Scope Out The Bakery In Bentleigh Run By French Michelin-Trained Pastry Chefs

The food and coffee scene in Bentleigh just keeps getting better. The southeast suburb has just landed its very own pastry and…

Cafes
Saul’s Diner
Bentleigh, VIC

The Saul’s family continues to grow, after the opening of their Hawthorn…

Cafes
Bala Sanga
Balaclava, VIC

Operating out of a former garage—or glorified storage shed—is the very…

Bakeries & Delis
Casa Nata | Windsor
Windsor , VIC

Casa Nata is the undisputed home of the Portuguese tart in Melbourne. Since…

Restaurants
Make Your Local Proud, These Cafes, Bars And Restaurants Are Taking Merch To The Next Level

There are plenty of ways (and reasons) to get behind your favourite restaurant or cafe right now. One method is to order takeaway, the other…

Cafes
Melbourne’s Best Cookies And Where To Find Them In 2021

Everyone loves a classic choc-chip cookie, but the options don’t end there. For sweet tooths think thick New York deli-style cookies,…

Bakeries & Delis
Your 2021 Guide To The Best Cheesecakes In And Around Melbourne

Cheesecake, what a dessert. The decadent, creamy, and often biscuit crumb-based cake is a mainstay of any balanced diet. Across Melbourne,…

Food & Drink
Meatsmith | Balwyn
Balwyn, VIC

Andrew McConnell’s speciality butcher has graced several regions of Melbourne…

Bakeries & Delis
Country Cob Bakery | Boronia
Bornia , VIC

Country Cob Bakery’s motto ‘Home To Australia’s Best Pies’ is…

Bakeries & Delis
Wildflour Matilda Bakery
Prahran , VIC

Right in the middle of Prahran's St Edmonds Street sits Wildflour Matilda…

Food & Drink
Melbourne’s Dedicated Fresh Gnocchi Store Has Opened A Second Locale In Middle Park

Coburg’s Gnoccheria has been humbly serving up their fresh gnocchi, pasta and lasagna from their Coburg locale for some time now.…

Bakeries & Delis
The Rise Of The Deli Sandwich, And Why The City’s Top Chefs Are Getting Behind Them

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve no doubt noticed the influx of deli-sandwich operators that have sprung up in…

Bakeries & Delis
Black Star Pastry And Koko Black Have Come Together For This Super Limited Meteor Cake

World *insert food* days seem to pop up every second day, but World Chocolate Day is one we can definitely get behind. To celebrate the…

Cafes
Matteo’s Delicatessen
Altona, VIC

When westside locals Jayden Costello and Matthew Defina realised their neighbourhood…

Bakeries & Delis
Oru Bake

The only good thing that’s Melbourne’s lengthy lockdown has left us is…

Cafes
Saul’s Sandwiches
Carnegie , VIC

The humble sanga is making waves in Carnegie, with Saul’s Sandwiches opening…

Bakeries & Delis
Your 2021 Guide To Melbourne’s Best Sourdough Bread

Sourdough has always been a big component of the daily diet but recently it's had a moment during the baking craze of lockdown, and…

Food & Drink
Meet The Locals: Carlton North’s Second-Gen Fishmonger Serving Up Fresh Lobster Rolls For Lunch

Carlton North locals are no doubt fondly aware of Nicholson Street’s charmer of a fishmonger, The Fishmonger’s Son—and…

Markets & Food Events
Some Of Victoria’s Cheesemakers And Producers Are Throwing A Fondue Party For The Home

We’re home, we’re hungry, we want cheese. It’s typically what you pull out of the fridge first isn’t it? Instead of…

Bakeries & Delis
Nico’s Sandwich Deli
Fitzroy, VIC

After several months of operating around the limitations of a global…

Bars & Pubs
Little Prince Wine
St Kilda , VIC

St Kilda, it’s time to reintroduce yourself to that space below The Prince…

Bakeries & Delis
Tarts Anon
Richmond, VIC

After Dinner by Heston shut its doors at the beginning of Melbourne’s lockdown,…

Bakeries & Delis
Nico’s Is Putting On A Sandwich Special Every Day Of Lockdown

Update: Wednesday 9 June  Today's Nico's announcement is that they’re coming together with Florian Eatery for…

Bakeries & Delis
Tuck Into An Aussie Classic At Melbourne’s Best Pie Shops For 2021

I’ve always said there’s no practical limit to the number of pies I could eat in one sitting. The limit does not exist.…

Bakeries & Delis
Your Guide To Melbourne’s Best Sausage Rolls For 2021

We all love a good sausage roll, it’s a quintessential Aussie favourite known to locals and travellers alike, be it just as a…

Bakeries & Delis
Morning Market
Fitzroy, VIC

The residents of Fitzroy’s Gertrude Street and surrounds quickly became…

Cafes
Mile End Bagels
Brunswick , VIC

Mile End Bagels quickly reached institute status when it opened its doors to…

Bakeries & Delis
TOMA
Melbourne, VIC

Thanks to lockdown, Melbourne has been treated to an influx of delivery-only, niche…

Cafes
Saul’s Is Spreading Its Deli Sandwich Wings And Landing In Hawthorn

Saul’s has been thriving in Melbourne’s booming deli sandwich scene since early 2020. Born out of the lockdown period when…

Markets & Food Events
Pull Through This Mother’s Day With These Last Minute Food And Booze Gifts

If you totally forgot that Mother’s Day is this Sunday 9 May then don’t worry, you’re not alone. But curb the stress…

Cafes
Andrew McConnell’s Morning Market Has Opened A Second Locale In Prahran

The southside of Melbourne is having a real moment, the steady stream of new venues and sister stores to northside originals continues with…

Cafes
Magnum Pi
Melbourne, VIC

No, Tom Selleck is not making these pastry-encrusted beauties, but the chef behind…

Bakeries & Delis
Cookie Box | Hawthorn
Hawthorn, VIC

It’s time to put your money where your mouth is and bag yourself some of the…

Bakeries & Delis
Penny For Pound
Richmond , VIC

Like most Melbourne businesses, Penny For Pound has had to pivot due to the pandemic.…

Bakeries & Delis
Just Opened: A Southside Sandwich Deli From The Team Behind Leonardo’s And Frankie’s Tortas & Tacos

Over in the US of A, the humble deli dates right back to the 1880’s but for whatever reason, we’ve had to wait until 2020 for…

Bakeries & Delis
Where To Find Melbourne’s Best Hot Cross Buns In 2021

  With Easter just around the corner, the sweet smell of hot cross buns is starting to waft out of bakeries across Melbourne. With so…

U:L By You
Cop A Feed For Under $20 With Melbourne’s Best Cheap Eats

Fifteen years ago you could have bought two large sausage rolls, three party pies and a Nippies chocolate milk for your Friday school lunch…

Bakeries & Delis
Laantaan

Laantaan is an online bakery that had only been around for six months when the…

Food & Drink
Casa Nata | Thornbury
Thornbury , VIC

Following the popularity of their pop-up store in Queen Victoria Markets, Ruben…

Bakeries & Delis
Daylesford Grazing

If there’s one thing we’ll never tire of, it’s a grazing table. In…

Things To Do
Get Exploring, Here’s 8 Iconic Destinations You Need To Visit In Oakleigh

Just 14km south-east of Melbourne’s CBD you’ll find the lively suburb of Oakleigh. Boasting a strong Greek cultural…

Bakeries & Delis
Peep Fitzroy’s Latest Lunch Obsession, Nico’s Sandwich Deli

After a false start when lockdown hit back in March, and a brief reopening between lockdown one and two, Nico’s has moved camp from…

Food & Drink
Prepare For A Christmas Coma, Messina Is Dropping A Rocky Road Gelato Trifle Next Week

Yep, we’re bringing you major foodie news that will no doubt put you well and truly in a festive season mood (if you're not there…

Bakeries & Delis
Maker & Monger
South Yarra, Vic

You’re always looking for excuses to host parties so you can showcase one hell…

Bakeries & Delis
Applehead Deli
Mentone, VIC

Melbourne's bayside suburbs are booming. And as people flock to buy houses a…

Bakeries & Delis
Pretzel | South Yarra
South Yarra , VIC

After setting up shop in the CBD, Pretzel has opened its doors to a second…

Bakeries & Delis
Level Up Your Picnic Spread With This DIY Savoury Cannoli Kit

The humble cannoli has held its popularity in Melbourne for several decades now, and recently we’ve seen more adventurous iterations…

Bakeries & Delis
Join The Line, Jolly Good Sandwiches Are Popping Up In Carlton North This Weekend

Melbourne has seen many a culinary trend take hold of the city in the last decade. Mexican was having a moment for a while there, before…

Bars & Pubs
Drink Beer, Do Good, This Sustainable Brewery Is Making Ales From Excess Bread And Fruit

Sustainable brewer, A Local Beer, has only been around for a year, but they’ve made every beer count by giving a meal to those in need…

Bakeries & Delis
Rustica | South Yarra
South Yarra, VIC

Rustica is not a new name in the Melbourne café scene, having established…

Bakeries & Delis
Les Plaisirs De Bruxelles
Melbourne, VIC

Located in the Block Arcade, Les Plaisirs De Bruxelles has officially opened a real…

Cafes
Vincent’s Marketplace
Fitzroy, Victoria

Flashback twenty years ago where Vincent was running his vegetarian shop for local…

Bakeries & Delis
Pack Your Shopping Bags, Babajan Has Permanently Transformed Into A Turkish Bakery And Grocer

Northside institution, Babajan, has been keeping Melburnians content throughout lockdown since they pivoted to a takeaway style operation…

Bakeries & Delis
Indulge Your Sweet-Tooth With These Cream Puffs, The Ultimate Lockdown Treat

You’ve probably heard the word “cream puffs” thrown around, but have you actually tried one? And do you know what they…

Bakeries & Delis
Snap Up This Chocolate-Laden Babka That’s Selling Out On Instagram Every Week

Babka, one of the more underrated sweet, baked treats is finally getting the recognition it deserves thanks to ex-Miznon chef, Avi…

Bakeries & Delis
Baker Bleu
Caulfield North, VIC

If you’ve ever driven down Glen Eira Road in Elsternwick first thing on a…

Food & Drink
Oasis
Fairfield, VIC

Oasis has officially opened its doors to a second store located in the heart of…

Cafes
Lukumades | Windsor
Windsor, VIC

Lukumades has hit Windsor, which means that their Greek doughnuts are now south of…

Bakeries & Delis
Make The Most Of Isolation With Melbourne’s New Doughnut Delivery Service

If there's one thing Melburnians need right now, it's doughnuts. And lots of them. Thankfully, the team that brought you the…

Bakeries & Delis
Jump Online And Order Groceries Delivered To Your Home From These Melbourne Stores

If you still don't fancy heading out to the big supermarkets, online grocery shopping is absolutely where you need to be. Here are the…

Cafes
Get A Free Tattoo With Your Pretzel Thanks To Melbourne’s Favourite Pretzel Shop

If you’ve been considering a cute fine line tattoo for a while, now might just be the perfect time to take the plunge. Why, you ask?…

Bakeries & Delis
Cremorne Street Bakers
Cremorne, VIC

For a while, Cremorne Street Baker’s had a monopoly on wholesale sweets around…

Bakeries & Delis
La Central
South Melbourne , VIC

La Central is Melbourne’s first Spanish deli-meets-bodega at South Melbourne…

Cafes
Toorak Tracktor
Armadale, VIC

Combine the aesthetic of a speciality grocer, the aura of a cafe and the beautiful…

Bakeries & Delis
Dive Into Fluffy White Bread With Groundbreaking Sourdough Shokupan By A Melbourne Baker

If you're not familiar with 'Shokupan', it's time to get well-acquainted. Because it's a life-changing loaf of bread.…

Bakeries & Delis
Order Everything, A Top Coeliac Pastry Chef Just Launched This Gluten Free Bakery

It’s day who-knows of quarantine, we’ve all consumed more home-baked banana bread than we could have ever imagined and have…

Bakeries & Delis
Ditch The Plastic Packaging At 10 Of Melbourne’s Best Bulk Food Stores

Now, more than ever, we need to be sure about what we're buying, and the way in which produce is packaged and delivered. Melbourne has…

Bars & Pubs
St Giles Wine Bar, Cellar & Pantry
Camberwell, VIC

From the owners of Elwood’s Blue Tongue Wine Bar comes St Giles, a beautiful…

Bakeries & Delis
Harper & Blohm
Brunswick, VIC

Olivia Sutton opened her highly acclaimed specialty cheese shop, Harper & Blohm,…

Bakeries & Delis
Weirdoughs
Melbourne, VIC

Plant-based eaters rejoice—Weirdoughs is here to satisfy your sugar cravings…

Bakeries & Delis
Order Up, You Can Get 2kg Tubs Of Meredith’s Goats Cheese At Over 40% Off

When Meredith’s Goats Cheese gets mentioned, it’s usually followed with something like “Bathe me in the stuff” or…

U:L By You
Stave Off Your Isolation Sugar Cravings With Melbourne’s Best Cannoli

Melbourne has no shortage of great cannoli at your fingertips. But with the current restrictions around where you can go, you need to make…

Bakeries & Delis
Here Are 7 Essential Ingredients You Need During Lockdown According To Jerry Mai

Grocery shopping can be an arduous task at the best of times, let alone when the shelves are a solid 70% cleaned out. There are, however, a…

Bakeries & Delis
The Hamptons Bakery
Hampton, 3188

The Hampton’s Bakery has a simple approach towards hospitality—great…

Bakeries & Delis
Lune Croissanterie | CBD
Melbourne , VIC

We try not to fanboy too hard at these things, but meeting Lune founder, Kate Reid,…

Bakeries & Delis
Laikon Deli
Richmond , VIC

Ain’t nothing better than a homecooked meal, especially when you don't have…

Bakeries & Delis
Turn Up For Peanut Butter Miso Cookies At Smith Street’s Latest Small-Batch Bakery

You probably miss pulling up to Rockwell and Sons and devouring one of their super juicy burgers. And even though Rockwell and Sons may no…

What's On
Line Up Fast, The World’s Most Instagrammed Cake Just Landed In Melbourne

Wild-looking desserts and Instagram go hand in hand; that’s why we’re super excited that Black Star Pastry is bringing its…

U:L By You
The Best Stores To Buy Cheese At In Melbourne

If there’s one thing you can always rely upon in Melbourne, it’s the cheese. Melbourians are great at a lot of things, but…

Bakeries & Delis
Harry & Larry’s
Footscray , VIC

Seriously, Jerome Borazio, when do you sleep? The guy that brought you St…

Bakeries & Delis
Austro
South Melbourne , VIC

We try not to play favourites when it comes to Melbourne venues, but it’s hard…

Bakeries & Delis
The Essential Ingredient
South Melbourne, VIC

The Essential Ingredient is a Melbourne legend. The cooking school has been going…

Markets & Food Events
Melbourne’s Biggest Bake Sale Is Hitting Three Massive Locations This Year

If you’ve been looking for that tiny, delicious sliver of good news all weekend amidst the frozen Melburnian winter landscape, here it…

Bakeries & Delis
Cult Japanese Dessert Kurimu Is Launching In Melbourne This Month

Hang onto your pastry-loving hats because it’s going to be a good one. The team behind the crazily-popular Hokkaido Baked Cheese Tarts…

Bakeries & Delis
Lune’s Pistachio Praline Croissant Will Return For Three Days Only Next Month

If you’re not all over Lune Croissanterie by now, we wonder where you’ve been. Melbourne’s Lune Croissanterie has been…

Bakeries & Delis
Felice’s Place
Elwood , VIC

They don’t make butchers like this anymore. Felice’s Place started way…

Bakeries & Delis
Toscano’s | Kew
Kew , VIC

The Toscano’s story starts way back in 1950, when the family opened its first…

Bakeries & Delis
Q le Baker
South Yarra , VIC

Quentin Berthonneau wants you to eat better bread. In fact, he’s a little…

Bakeries & Delis
The Verdict | We Checked Out Maker & Monger’s New Permanent Store

For two years, every Sunday, I used to wake up, walk down Chapel Street to Prahran Market, and order a cheese toastie from Maker &…

Food & Drink
Trash Is For Tossers | A Simple Guide To Going Plastic-Free

Let’s chat about breaking a dirty, little habit. No, we don’t mean your daily 3pm chocolate binge, we’re talking about…

News
Where To Watch Donald Glover’s Guava Island This Weekend

April is music month at Urban List and we’ve got all of your music know-how covered. Every week we’ll be showcasing…

Bakeries & Delis
Wild Life Bakery
Brunswick East , VIC

When Huw Murdoch spotted the cavernous warehouse space on Albert St, he knew…

Food & Drink
LaManna & Sons
South Yarra, VIC

Whether you've already completed your weekly shop or not, we can…

Bakeries & Delis
The Food Repository
Fitzroy , VIC

If you haven’t heard of The Food Repository, prepare to have your world rocked…

Food & Drink
What Is Biodynamic Frozen Yoghurt And Where You Can Find It

If there’s one thing we love more than delicious food, it’s bulk delicious food under one roof. Enter: 670 Chapel Street. A…

Restaurants
Here Are All The Insane Easter-Inspired Dishes You Can Eat In Melbourne Right Now

It’s almost that time of year, where we collectively hit pause on our healthy eating habits and eating chocolate before 10am becomes…

Markets & Food Events
An Entire Gippsland Town Is Being Transformed For The Melbourne Food And Wine Festival

If there’s one thing we’re a big fan of, it would definitely be food and wine. So the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival is…

Bakeries & Delis
Mr Macellaio’s Meat Shop
Richmond, VIC

Created by Bruno Matteo (the mastermind behind The Meatball & Wine Bar), Mister…

Bakeries & Delis
Baker D. Chirico | Carlton
Carlton, VIC

If you ever need to measure Melbourne’s obsession with quality-baked goods,…