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Published November 11th 2013
A good breakfast leads to a great day
Weekends and holidays are often that time in a year when we like to enjoy a couple of hours of extra nap in the morning and pamper our bodies with that extra dose of comfort and warmth of the quilts. On such days, what could be better than enjoying a hearty brunch session for some extended fun and relaxation, especially for the city dwellers, including those who are visiting Melbourne on a short trip. In this article we present to you some great café bars within the Crown Entertainment Complex, which can please your stomach and palate at the same time. Conveniently located close to all the fun and entertainment areas within the Melbourne CBD, these café bars will help you kick start your day in the most scrumptious manner.
Overlooking the Yarra river, this café bar is situated on the ground floor of Crown complex and specialises in Italian cuisine. It opens from 8 in the morning on Saturdays and Sundays and stays open till 11.30 am for breakfast. So whether it's an early morning craving or a late morning desire to eat you will find something interesting in its menu to satiate your hunger pangs. Veggie breakfast along with a cup of hot chocolate is a perfect combination for cold mornings of Melbourne, if you visit Cervo.
Margo is situated in the lap of Crown gaming zone which further augment the vibrancy created by its eye catching interior hues of yellow and green. You must be 18 years or above to enjoy breakfast at this cafe as it sits in the casino floor. From Egg Benedict to the famous Breakfast Stack, there is a wide selection of food and drinks in the menu to comfort your taste buds at Margo's. It serves breakfast till 11 in the morning so make sure you place your order before that to relish your morning grub.
Located at West End side of the Crown complex, this cafe provides a relaxing ambiance to indulge into light snacks and meals. However if you are an early riser then you may have to wait a little bit on the weekends before you can take a bite of your breakfast, as Cafe at Crown opens only at 10 am on Saturdays and Sundays. Serving Italian style bites and snacks Cafe at Crown is for those who like to take it easy.
Time literally stops at Cafe BACI as it stay open 24 hours a day and 7 days a week with an option for snacks or light meal to please your stomach. Situated on the river side this cafe specialises in Italian cuisine from your favourite risotto, pasta and pizzas to cakes, gelatos and much more. It has open seating arrangements which allows up to 180 people to sit and enjoy some scrumptious food for breakfast, lunch and dinner and anytime in time in between these meals.
Address: Riverside at Crown Contact: (3) 9682 0588
So next time when you feel like getting pampered with a delicious breakfast or a brunch drop into any of these cafe bars at Crown and relish your time. For those who like to party hard in the city on Friday nights these breakfast joints are just an icing on the cake.