Golden 8, Brighton

Golden 8 is a brand new Curry restaurant just opened on Brighton’s Bay Street doing a vast range of curries and Indian and Asian speciality dishes.

Bistro Morgan, Windsor

We visited Bistro Morgan’s flagship Chapel Street store to meet the man himself and check out their artisan doughnuts – including the exciting vegan Mr Simpson and the ever popular golden gaytime inspired Gaytime Crunch.

Grand Lafayette, Prahran

Iconic raindrop cakes and Asian fusion sum up a Grand Lafayette experience. Relocating from Port Melbourne these guys are now seeking to crack the tricky Prahran brunch scene.

Syndicate Room will satisfy your sweet tooth!

With one of the most extensive lists of sweet dishes on a brunch menu we’ve seen, the beautifully plated dishes and Sandringham’s Syndicate Room should be your go-to for a sugar craving.

St James, Malvern

Glass-fronted St James is nestled away in the middle of Malvern Road shopping strip. This unassuming cafe can be a little blink and you miss it, which you shouldn’t as it’s got some stunning dishes on offer.

$10 lunches at Pran Central

Are these Chapel Street’s most affordable lunches? Pran Central have launched their range of $10 lunches and we thing they’re offering pretty good bang for you buck!

Two Kings Cafe, Bentleigh

Family friendly, vegan friendly, everyone friendly – Two Kings will warmly welcome you, and whether you go for one of their long-standing classic breakfast dishes, or something more creative from the specials board, you’re bound to leave happy!

Thai Rani, Black Rock

Thai Rani is a super cute local Thai restaurant with a surprisingly creative menu! Don’t let it’s suburban location fool you: while they’ve got the classics covered, you’ll want to try some of their delicious desserts and more adventurous choices on the menu.

Kalamaki, Windsor

Classic Greek food, casual space, beer or cocktail on the side – an ideal Windsor haunt, perfect for a quick post-shopping or pre-night-out meal. 

Fourth Chapter, Prahran

Fourth Chapter is a beautiful space. Large white walls and ceilings with thoughtfully spaced hanging baskets that add a rich green to the overall aesthetic, this is a perfect environment for those bright, sunny summer days. Add in the gorgeous courtyard out at the back and you can’t go wrong.