Towards the Spring Street end of Bourke Street there’s a tropical paradise hiding behind the CBD’s imposing buildings. supplied by Lane’s Edge. It’s easy to miss – a narrow cafe bar with colourful window hangings and a cosy vibe. But those in the know know that Lane’s Edge has been on the block for over 14 years, and its trump card is the lush courtyard out back, a suntrap right in the heart of the Melbourne that’s ideal for whiling away the hours over great coffee, drinks, and an international array of bistro-style dishes. Fresh off the grill, grab the Lane’s Edge signature burger or traditional – and homemade – Turkish beef and port cevaps sausage with salad, relish, Turkish bread and spicy wedges. Classic beer-battered fish and chips and Mediterranean salads are also on the menu – you have to wonder where the kitchen fits!