Where to find the best coffee in Camberwell Junction
Article posted: December 2, 2023
For most Melburnians, it’s the first thing they grab in the morning.
It’s the reward at the end of a long walk; the central element of any catch up with friends; and while they might forget the lunch, school bag or even the kids, it’s the one thing every parent at school drop off always has in hand: coffee.
Coffee isn’t just a staple in our lives, it’s a quest.
We’re always on the lookout for the latest blend, the most flavoursome brew, the most sustainably harvested bean – and word of a new cafe or talented barista spreads through a neighbourhood faster than news of a celebrity sighting.
When it comes to finding the best coffee, Camberwell residents are spoiled for choice, with cafes and coffee bars to suit every palette and experience.
Whether you’re on the search of a new favourite cafe or have a hankering for new or unusual coffee, Camberwell Junction has it all.
Here is where you’ll find the best coffee Camberwell Junction has on offer.
1961 Coffee Roasters
They aren’t just into great coffee, 1961 Coffee Roasters have made it their life – a fact that becomes obvious the minute you walk into their warehouse come monument to the Gods of the coffee bean, with the Probat roaster at the altar.
Yes, as their name suggests, they roast their own beans, meaning you experience deep, full flavour in every cup.
Featuring Axil Coffee Roaster’s premium seasonal blends, Choclatte offers a selection of the finest coffee in Camberwell Junction.
Their menu features a range of options including espresso, long black, macchiato, latte, cappuccino, iced latte and mocha. Don’t forget to try their Lindt chocolate drinks for the ultimate coffee and chocolate pairing.
This popular cafe might look at home in any Italian laneway, and Collective Espresso knows that customers flock to their cosy cafe for the quality coffee its baristas serve up.
It’s a great place for an espresso on the run, or a leisurely latte with lunch or a snack.
Crimson Coffee prides itself on choosing the highest quality green coffee beans from all over the world to bring unique flavours to their coffee-loving customers. They also use small-batch roasters to ensure their coffee is a consistently high level.
They offer all the classic milk-style coffees, and also specialise in filter and pour over coffee.
Nobody understands the sensory experience of coffee quite like the French, and Franco-Belge has created a slice of Parisian cafe living, right in the heart of Camberwell Junction.
Come for the aromatic Adore coffee blend and cafe culture vibe, and enjoy French-style croissants, baguettes and pastries baked daily.
Go Go Espresso
There are times when you need a coffee and you need it yesterday, and there are times when you just need great coffee delivered to your car (think: in a mad rush, or baby sleeping in the back).
Go Go Espresso has you covered with a drive-through coffee experience that is big on great coffee and convenience, without sacrificing the cafe experience.
Hash Specialty Coffee
For times when you’re looking for coffee with an extra splash of special, check out Hash Specialty Coffee’s legendry cold brew.
This special drop is prepared over 24 hours with a selection of single origin coffees, from coffee Meccas around the world, like Ethiopia and Indonesia.
Light Years Cafe
Coffee and brunch, it’s one of the greatest love stories of our time. They just go together like one of those perfect pairings or great Hollywood romances.
Light Years Cafe is a relaxing cafe with a Sunday morning ambiance where you can enjoy the perfection of great coffee and a long leisurely brunch.
Little Pony Goes To Market
This tiny cafe located within the Camberwell Fresh Food Market packs a big punch when it comes to coffee.
Perfect for those who need to grab a coffee on the go, Little Pony Goes To Market offers everything from milk-based coffee to espresso.
Don’t forget to add one of their delicious pastries to your order – the perfect accompaniment to a cup of coffee.
My Other Brother
It’s a specialty coffee house that is the one stop shop for beans from some of the best roasters in town, including Small Batch, Industry Beans, and Proud Mary.
The minimalist vibe of My Other Brother is the perfect setting to let the true star of the show stand out: the coffee.
Many a prospector has hit coffee gold at this legendary Camberwell Junction coffee dig.
Featuring an array of blends to choose from, including Axil, Code Black and Maker in single origin, or house blends, Prospect Espresso even has its own espresso blend, AU79.
Featuring a gorgeous provincial cafe vibe, Rex Espresso is a great place to say ‘bonjour’ to a fresh croissant or pastry, to complement its iconic 100 per cent Arabica house blend coffee.
Their baristas are also known to serve up some seriously fancy coffee art too, if that’s your jam.
So, who takes the prize for the best coffee Camberwell Junction has on offer? You may just have to work your way through the list to decide!
10 Railway Parade, Camberwell, 3124
(03) 9882 6441
Rear, 827 Burke Road, Camberwell, 3124
(03) 9882 1011
3 Cookson Street, Camberwell, 3124
(03) 9882 8995
716 Burke Road, Camberwell, 3124
0451 160 080
9 Evans Place, Camberwell, 3124
(03) 9191 7370
550 Riversdale Road, Camberwell, 3124
Rear, 564 Burke Rd, Camberwell, 3124
(03) 9078 8547
132 Camberwell Rd, Hawthorn East, 3123
(03) 9882 0181
Shop 15, Camberwell Fresh Food Market, 519 - 525 Riversdale Rd, Camberwell, 3124
0426 821 165
Rear, 586 Burke Road, Camberwell, 3124
(03) 9804 0155
2A Prospect Hill Road, Camberwell, 3124
(03) 9882 7359
Shop 109, Camberwell Place, 793 Burke Road, Camberwell, 3124
(03) 9813 3302