There’s just something about the rain that calls for baked goods and coffee.
With lines around the corner most mornings and pastries almost always completely sold out by the afternoon, it’s no wonder Lune is arguably producing the best pastries in Melbourne, if not nationwide.
119 Rose St, Fitzroy VIC 3070 | (03) 9419 2320 | www.lunecroissanterie.com
Since it’s opening in 2012, Founder and renowned Baker, Brenton Lang has been busy creating artisan breads and delicious treats. Rustica has now become one of the most successful and recognised bakeries in Melbourne. While there are various locations around Melbourne, be sure to check out the Brunswick location, where it all started.
402 Brunswick St, Fitzroy VIC | (03) 9417 7775 | www.rusticasourdough.com.au
With varying locations in Carlton, St Kilda and South Yarra, Baker D. Chirico is a solid contender for the best bread in Melbourne. Offering an array of delicious artisan loaves, savoury pastries and flakey croissants, the smell once you step foot inside this bakehouse will leave you unable to leave empty handed.
183 Domain Rd, South Yarra 3141 | (03) 9820 2248 | www.bakerdchirico.com.au
149 Fitzroy St, St Kilda 3182 | (03) 9534 3777 | www.bakerdchirico.com.au
178 Faraday St 3053 | (03) 9349 3445 | www.bakerdchirico.com.au
With a delicious range of sourdough breads, sweets and pastries, plus a cafe which serves an array of pies, sausage rolls and sandwiches, Tivoli will have something to satisfy any craving you may have. Baker and owner, Michael James lives by the philosophy that great bread should be made using only flour, water and salt. And that is why the range of sourdough bread at Tivoli is as authentic as it comes.
3 Tivoli Road, South Yarra VIC | (03) 9041 4345 | www.tivoliroad.com.au
Owner and baker, Boris Portnoy, previously head pastry chef at three-Michelin star venue, The Restaurant at Meadowood in the Napa Valley decided to move away from fine dining and instead try his hand at baking. Locals of Northcote and visitors alike are happy he did, with All Are Welcome providing delicious sourdough loaves, flatbreads, french pastries plus other unique sweets including medovnik (a Czech honey cake).
190 High St, Northcote VIC 3070 | www.all-are-welcome.com
Taking the time to source the best quality ingredients from sustainable suppliers and a heavy belief in not cutting corners is what ensures Loafer Bread produces some of the best quality bread in Melbourne.
146 Scotchmer St, Fitzroy North VIC 3068 | (03) 9489 0766 | www.loaferbread.com