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preston,cafe,thornbury,dining Rydges Bell City 6/13/2013

A Melbourne visit just isn’t complete without having breakfast at a quirky café. We've rounded up our list of local favorites – all within walking distance!


1. Little Henri

A landmark of High Street, this fancy chap is situated a few minutes’ walk away from Bell City. Expect to dine on trendy meals in a trendy setting, with an expertly made coffee to match.

2. Pomona Café

The delicious fresh food and friendly staff help, but it’s the covetable kitchen garden in the back courtyard that give this gem our number two spot.

3. Northern Soul

If reasonable price, kid friendly and helpful staff are top of your list, this lovely little spot will please – while delivering a well made coffee and menu packed with favorites. Loved by the locals, be sure to get in early to secure a seat.

4. Fu Manchu

Riding on the success of popular sister restaurant, Misschu, this newer café serves up generous servings of delicious Asian-style breakfast foodstuff with style.

5. Cornutopia

Located in the famous Preston Market, this little Mexican food caravan serves up a mean heuvos rancheros in the am, perfect eat at one of their little outdoor settes while you absorb the hustle and bustle around you. Our insider tip is to watch their facebook page for the almost daily special deals they post – wearing a beanie? Free guacamole. Name start with p? Free taco…