Prahran is most famous for its market and infamous Chapel Street.  Here you can feast the day away along the south side streets that run through Windsor, Prahran and South Yarra and lose yourself in all things vintage and kitsch.

Best Coffee Spots

  • Pardon - the menu is small at Pardon but it rotates through a selection of fresh pastries and sandwiches with in house brewed coffee.
  • Oscar Cooper- this open windowed brunch destination lets the sunshine stream in on sunny Melbourne days. A local produce menu with Small Batch coffee.

Boutique Shopping

  • Prahran Market: iconic and a must visit.

  • Chapel Street: go watch the cool people shop. You never know you might see a celeb!
  • Greville Records: - if vinyl is your thing then this is your mecca.
  • Chapel Street Bazaar: - Looking for a lava lamp? Then this retro and kitsch store is your idea of a fun afternoon.

Dining Delights

  • L'Hotel Gitan: Jacques Reymond...say no more..but a little more relaxed than you would expect. Typically French with traditional fare like steak tartare, duck magret or a nicoise salad.

  • The Flying Duck Hotel: Classic pub and fare with a lovely palm tree outlook on a quiet corner close to High Street.
  • Little Havana: And now for something completely different...a Miami inspired eaterie with long sandwiches and a small range of salads and side. You can't miss the neon pink and neon blue exterior.

Parks and Recreation

  • Grattan Gardens: -   just a short distance from Prahran Market and Chapel Street, Grattan Gardens is a small park perfect for a break for a little quiet respite during the day.
  • Lumley Gardens: - A dog friendly park with playground.

Arts and Entertainment

  • Nightlife: Prahran is famous for its nightlife with clubs like Revolver Upstairs, Attik or the Revellers Bar.
  • Chapel off Chapel: - An independent music venue with theatre and art shows in a contemporary space within a revamped Chapel

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