Bread wall in a bakery.
Bread wall in a bakery.
To Be Frank Bakery.

Melbourne

Melbourne's Best Cafés and Bakeries

Looking for the best coffee, bread and pastries in Melbourne? This is your ultimate insider's guide.

Updated on Dec 17, 2023 | World of Mouth team

Melbourne's rich mix of global cultures brings the city an array of delicious baked goods, from the Jewish challah to Middle Eastern pide, Japanese shokupan, and world-renowned croissants. In this guide, we explore the best cafés and bakeries in Melbourne. From the innovative and creative pastries at To Be Frank Bakery to the handcrafted, artisanal bread at 279, and the world-renowned croissants of Lune, each establishment offers a unique taste of Melbourne's café and bakery scene.

All picks in this article are based on recommendations from World of Mouth experts like Pat Nourse, Thomas Carr, and Ben Shewry, which you can find in the World of Mouth app. So whether you're looking for a great cup of coffee or the best croissant in town, read on and explore the best bakeries and cafés Melbourne has to offer.

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