You can’t pass up a visit to this institution. Said to be home to Melbourne’s first espresso machine (delivered in 1954), this might well be where the city’s coffee obsession started. Pull up a seat at the buzzing bar and feast on honest Italian fare like lasagna and spaghetti Bolognese in an old-school setting that hasn’t changed in decades.
By Ellie Cobb
66 Bourke St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
+61 3 9662 1885
Sun 12pm - 8pm
Mon - Sat 8am - 11:30pm