A multicultural suburb quieter than Brunswick East but still has many choices for eateries, Coburg Lake, historic Pentridge Prison complex and picturesque Merri Creek.

Best Coffee Spots

  • Wild Timor Coffee - Wild Timor Coburg prides itself on being a Coburg Community Hub. The most amazing coffee and no fuss food with a friendly vide and passion for food and helping change the lives of those in Timor-Leste.
  • The Glass Den- located in what was once part of Pentridge Prison, its now a bright cafe with an atrium-like courtyard. Vegan, Vegetarian, kid and dog friendly. What's not to love!

Boutique Shopping

  • Coburg Farmers Market: held every Saturday from 8am - 1pm in the grounds of the Coburg Primary School.

  • Present Story: A gift and homewares emporium with a curated collection of artisan products and treats.

Dining Delights

  • Hotel Lombardo: a little retro with its wooden panelling and black and white photos, Hotel Lombardo is dark and moody and a perfect place for a slice of New York style

  • The Post Office Hotel: Classic pub and fare in an updated Art Deco building. Live music Thursday to Saturday and beer garden out back.
  • Olivine: Part of the Pentridge Adina Apartment Hotel this is a classic wine bar with extensive wine menu and tasting dishes such as smoked cream cheese choux with caviar.  

Parks and Recreation

  • Merri Creek Trail: -   from Fitzroy North to Coburg this trail covers abouot a third of the Merri Creek Trail (about 7km).  There is lots of birdlife and tortoises in the water.
  • Coburg Lake Reserve: - A park with a variety of activies for picnics areas inc bbqs, playgrounds, walking and bike paths and set overlooking Coburg Lake.

Arts and Entertainment

  • Coburg Drive-In Village Cinemas: Few drive-in movie theatres remain but Coburg Drive-oin will take you back to the 50s or 60s.

Live Like a Local with StayCentral

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