Tucked away in South Yarra amongst the numerous bars and cafes that line Chapel Street, C’N’F Bar Cafe is one of Melbourne’s hidden gems. This cosy bar and cafe combines traditional Italian cuisine with modern Australian dishes with an impressive selection of fine wines to go along with them. As well as an extensive dinner menu, you will find a range of breakfast and brunch options, all served up in a stylish atmosphere with exposed brick walls and wood-panelling.
Great food, well priced and attentive service, have been here several times and always an enjoyable experience. Well recommended for a great feed and laid back lunch
Start off your day in Melbourne with a breakfast or some brunch from South Yarra’s C’N’F Bar Cafe’s massive range of delicious choices. These include all of the classics such as eggs benedict, as well as some Italian-influenced options like the breakfast bruschetta topped with avocado, tomato and feta cheese. By evening, the dinner menu is equally appetizing, with main courses including the traditional Italian options – spaghetti Bolognese, risotto and pizzas alongside specials like duck pappardelle – a ragu of slow-cooked duck in a red wine sauce with juniper berries and fresh herbs.
While the dishes on offer may be simple, they are all cooked to perfection and beautifully presented making this Chapel Street restaurant a popular choice for Melbourne’s Italian aficionados. With an impressive wine list consisting of bottles from Australia as well as some fine Italian and French wines too, plus a range of speciality coffees, whether it is for breakfast, lunch or dinner, C’N’F Bar Cafe in South Yarra is an ideal option.