October 1st is International Coffee Day…as if we needed another excuse to enjoy a good brew!! International Coffee Day is a chance to not only rejoice in our love for coffee, but also support coffee farmers worldwide.
Celebrate International Coffee Day with us by visiting one of Melbourne’s best coffee spots - we’ve complied our fave’s below, and many of these cafes also serve up some delicious vegan and/or vegetarian options too:
Kinfolk - Melbourne
Fabulous coffee, delicious organic dishes and a cosy vibe awaits you at Kinfolk. This lovely little community-minded cafe gives back to charity, and is staffed by a team of committed volunteers. Keep an eye on their website for special events too!
Where: 673 Bourke St, Melbourne
Hours: 7AM - 3PM Mon - Thurs
More info: Kinfolk
Seedling Cafe - Melbourne
With large selection of vegan and vegetarian options on the menu - plus amazing coffee - Seedling tops our list as one of the best spots in Melbourne.
Where: 275 Flinders Ln, Melbourne
Hours: 7AM - 4PM Mon - Fri
More info: Seedling Cafe
Market Lane - Melbourne
Melburnian’s are well familiar with Market Lane. This Melbourne coffee icon is a specialty coffee roastery, cafe and retailer in one - with locations across Melbourne.
Where: 8 Collins Street, Melbourne
Hours: 7AM - 5PM Mon - Fri
More info: Market Lane
Little Things - Blackburn
Little Things Cafe serve up excellent coffee, nourishing cold pressed juices and nutrient packed meals. There’s some great vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options on the menu, and profits from Little Things go to World Vision Australia - so you can sip away knowing your dollars are well spent!
Where: 78 Railway Road, Blackburn
Hours: 8AM - 3PM Mon - Sat
More info: Little Things
Small Graces - Footscray
Small Graces favours sustainable and seasonal local produce - supporting local farmers. This quaint cafe is allergy-friendly, with some great gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian choices on the menu too.
Where: 57 Byron St, Footscray
Hours: 7.30AM - 4PM Mon - Fri, 8AM - 4PM Sat & Sun
More info: Small Graces
Axil Coffee Roasters - Hawthorn
Axil Coffee is undoubtably one of Melbourne’s best. Good food, and even better coffee located in Melbourne’s East. They also have stores in Melbourne’s CBD and Chadstone.
Where: 677 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn
Hours: 8AM - 4PM Mon - Sun
More info: Axil Coffee
With One Bean - Oakleigh
Your online source for ethical and sustainable coffee beans, With One Bean works directly with communities to support their farmers and families. They also have a drop-in roastery and coffee shop located in Oakleigh - so you can pop in for an amazing coffee hit and pick up some beans for home too!
Where: 42 Regent St, Oakleigh VIC 3166
Hours: 7AM - 3PM Mon - Fri, 9AM - 1PM Sat
More Info: With One Bean Coffee Shop