Are you in Melbourne and looking for a fun way to celebrate or spend time with friends and family? Have you ever considered a bottomless brunch?
What is a bottomless brunch some might ask? Well, a bottomless brunch is a combination of delicious food and free-flowing bubbles in a fun setting. I mean, what more could you ask for?
With breakfast being the most important meal of the day, why not make it a big deal and add in a tipple or 2 to give your weekend a lift?
In this guide, we go through the 10 best bottomless brunch spots in Melbourne that are sure to leave you both full and with good memories.
These spots range from indulgent to healthier options, as well as offering different cuisines. They are divided into two categories, bottomless brunch venues with live music and unique, quirky venues.
There is something for everyone in this guide. And that includes dog owners who may wish to bring their fluffy friend along on their weekend escapades.
Price: $65pp for a two hour sitting Brunch with Soul & $69 two hour sitting Drag Brunch
Location: 213 High Street, Prahran, VIC 3181 Ph: (03) 8563 0044
Sitting Times: 11am or 2pm every Saturday and Sunday
We’re opening at look at the best bottomless brunches in Melbourne with a real winner.
The Smith is well-known for its amazing live soul music at its Brunch with Soul event. After all, there aren’t many places where you can dine to voices of a roaming gospel choir. Including bottomless bubbles and great food, the Smith’s Brunch with Soul is held every Saturday.
Alternatively – and we really do mean alternatively! – try their Drag Brunch on Sunday. With endless spritzs, a brunch dish and the divine @jawbreakersdj spinning discs, what more could you want?
Price: $70 pp for a two hour sitting
Location: 2-8 Bourke St, Melbourne, VIC 3000 Ph: (03) 9810 0062
Sitting Times: 11am every Saturday
If you love musicals and bottomless lunches, then the Imperial Hotel’s Broadway Brunch and you are a match made in heaven.
At this venue, whilst you enjoy bottomless tipples you are entertained by a live performance of musicals, including Wicked, Les Miserables, and Frozen.
However, this isn’t all that The Imperial Hotel offers. The hotel has a fabulous rooftop terrace that offers spectacular views of the City. Food, drink, entertainment and a swish location make this one of the best bottomless brunches in Melbourne.
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Price: $69 pp for a two hour sitting
Location: 216 Swan St, Richmond, VIC 3121 Ph: (03) 9810 0077
Sitting Times: 12pm or 3pm every Saturday and Sunday
If you fancy some banging DJ sets while enjoying brunch in a different setting, Fargo & Co’s OG Bottomless Brunch is just for you!
Set within a beautiful old building that was a bank in a former life, this venue is located in the heart of fashionable Richmond. The brunch here is one of the originals of its kind in Melbourne and offers both indoor and outdoor dining.
Bottomless drinks include Prosecco, Mimosa’s and house wine, as well as cocktail jugs and schooners of house beer – there is something for everyone here. Bookings are strongly recommended for this popular spot.
Price: $59 pp for a Basic Bitch two hour sitting & $79 for a Rich Bitch sitting
Location: 230-232 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Ph: (03) 9419 4192
Sitting Times: anytime between 11am – 3pm every Saturday and Sunday
This 80’s themed diner offers disco tunes to get you moving as well as offering delicious vegan food.
The menu is full of classic comfort food, washed down with all-you-can-drink mimosas, bubbles, and wine. If you are looking for a boogie to all the classic throwback tunes this is the brunch spot for you.
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Price: $60pp for a two hour sitting
Location: Level 3, Shop R10, 171-173 Maroondah Highway, Ringwood, VIC 3134 Ph: (03) 8845 9111
Sitting Times: 12noon Saturday and Sunday
Suburban Dining + Rooftop has two very different bottomless brunch experiences. Whichever one you choose, it’ll be a sure way to celebrate any weekend in Melbourne all the while gazing out over stunning rooftop views of the city.
Saturday’s bottomless brunch comes with banging disco tunes for you to get down to while enjoying your brunch food of choice and bottomless spritzes, beers, and wines.
This brunch makes Saturday mornings the new Saturday nights. Sunday’s bottomless brunch is a more chilled out version with Sunday Soul Sessions.
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With soul music and R&B performers to soothe your soul this brunch is ideal for a recovery session after a heavy Saturday night.
Like Saturday’s offering, Sunday brunch offers a choice of brunch dishes alongside bottomless spritzes, beers, and wines.
Hankering for a tasty bagel? Head down to Lawson’s Bagels for your next fix.
Price: $79 pp for bottomless booze and food or $49 for food only for a two hour sitting
Location: 66A Chapel St, Windsor, VIC 3181 Ph: (03) 9525 2774
Sitting Times: 12pm or 2.15pm every Saturday
This Japanese-style brunch is perfect for anyone craving something different for a late brekkie. At this hip eatery, Brunch is enjoyed while a fun game of bingo is played with hilarious prizes to be won.
Bingo games are usually hosted by local comedians making this venue even more unique and worth its price tag. This original form of entertainment catapults this spot onto our list of the best bottomless brunches in Melbourne.
While the food isn’t bottomless the dishes are filled to the brim to ensure you and your fellow brunchers do not leave hungry. Tipples include bubbles, Aperol Spritz’s, and also beer.
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Price: $69pp for a ninety minute sitting
Location: 55 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
Sitting Times: 11.15am, 1.15pm, or 3.15pm every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
Descend the steps to be transported to Mexico in this hidden venue.
The Bodega’s Underground Bottomless Mexi-Brunch is a combination of free-flowing Mexican cocktails and beers with food menus filled with tasty, spicy Mexican food that will leave you spoilt for choice.
You choose five dishes to make up your food order. But don’t worry, the food is spread out so you won’t be left unable to climb back up the steps to street level. Well, at least not because of the food.
Price: $69pp for a two hour sitting
Location: 6/10 Tripovich St, Brunswick, VIC 3056 Ph: (03) 9048 4967
Sitting Times: 11.30am, 2pm, 5pm or 7.30pm every Sunday
If you are looking for a more family-friendly bottomless brunch, but that still has flowing drinks, Mamma’s Boy Trattoria offers just the thing.
It is worth noting that bookings are essential and must be made online. While vegetarian options are available there are no vegan alternatives available. However, gluten free dishes can be provided for an additional $5 pp.
Price: $25 pp plus the cost of your main meal for a two hour sitting
Location: Unit 5/177 Toorak Road, South Yarra, VIC 3141 Ph: 0403 914 665
Sitting Times: 7.30am – 7pm Monday to Saturday and 8am – 3pm Sunday
If you are looking for some healthier food options for your bottomless brunch, SOS Cafe specialises in organic food. This spot is also ideal for anyone looking to bring their furry friends as this venue welcomes dogs.
The bottomless drinks package can be added to any main meal order and includes unlimited cocktails for two hours.
As well as healthy food options, such as Acai Bowls, SOS Cafe is also known for its Tiramisu Pancakes for those who fancy really treating themselves.
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Price: $55.00 pp for a two hour sitting or $70pp for the Mad Hatter’s G&Tea Party
Location: 27 King St, Melbourne, VIC 3000 Ph: (03) 8563 0020
Sitting Times: 12pm or 3pm every Saturday
The last of our best bottomless brunches in Melbourne is for the juniper-lovers amongst us.
If gin and tonic is your preference when it comes to a weekend tipple you should go to State of Grace’s Bottomless G&Tea Party, which takes place on their rooftop.
This bottomless brunch differs slightly as it does not include the usual brunch food you would expect but it does come with sweet and savoury bites.
Don your best tea party outfit and sip G&Ts from dainty teacups.
If you don’t want to leave after your G&Tea party comes to an end, why not go downstairs to the restaurant for dinner. Alternatively, go into the downstairs level, Fall From Grace, to enjoy late night bites and cocktails.
NB: For the limited time, State of Grace is running a themed Mad Hatter’s G&Tea Party, complete with entertainment. It’s sure to be fun!
Price: $75.00 PP including bottomless signature gin and tonic pours
Location: 86A Collins St, Melbourne, VIC 3000 Ph: (03) 9671 4376
Sitting Times: 12pm – 3pm Saturday
Talking of gin & tonic….
Indu Dining has come to the bottomless brunch party with its own gin-focused offering.
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Indu is all about celebrating the village food and culture of Southern Indian and neighbouring Sri Lanka. However, on Saturdays, from 12-3pm, they are serving a selection of some of their favourite dishes along with G&Ts.
The menu appears to be subject to change, but may include such delights as Smoked Goat’s Leg Dosa with Zucchini Ribbon Raita, Pomegranate, Chilli & Bacon Jam or Crispy Besan Fritters with Tamarind & Cardamom Aioli. How good does that sound?!
Fragrant, spicy food and the zing of gin and tonic seems like a match made in heaven to us. Why not book a spot at Indu and see if you rate it as one of the top bottomless brunches in Melbourne?
Indu originally opened up in Sydney before setting up in Melbourne as well. For more on the NSW Indu and other top Indian Restaurants in Sydney, see here.
Price: $79.00 PP including drinks
Location: 2 Exhibition St, Melbourne, VIC 3000 Ph: (03) 9989 3575
Sitting Times: Sunday from 12pm
Sitting in the old Gazi site on Exhibition Street, Robata Melbourne is a Japanese restaurant, specialising in the grilled dishes popular in izakaya all over Japan.
However, the bit that’s grabbed our interest is that from Sunday 19 February until Sunday 19 March, Robata is offering a Bottomless Lunch. Under the name “Nonbei Sunday” the kitchen is knocking our some of their favourite dishes, alongside ‘bottomless sips’. Those sips include delights such as their House Sake, Kirin Beer and their deliciously bright Yuzu Spritz.
On the food front, there’s Chargrilled Edamame, Chicken Thigh Yakitori, Yaki Onigiri with Ginger Red Miso, and more.
At present, it’s unclear if they will extend the dates for this bottomless brunch, but we will let you know when we learn more. In the meantime, it’s one of the finest bottomless brunches in Melbourne.
For a stunning Japanese meal, and an excuse for a night away, check out Kadota Restaurant in Daylesford.
Price: $75.00 PP including drinks
Sitting Times: Saturday & Sunday 12-2pm & 2.30-4.30pm
Location: 294 Glen Huntly Rd, Elsternwick, VIC 3185 Ph: (03) 8692 2680
Chic, botanical outfit of an old character-filled space? Tick.
Covered terrace to enjoy the sun and people watch on a summer’s day? Tick.
Vibrant French Indochine-inspired food? Tick.
Boozy Brunch? Big Fat Tick.
Head towards to beach for one of the finest bottomless brunches in Melbourne. At Bang Bang RC you get 2hrs of endless Mimosas, Bubbles, Beer and more and a tight menu of snacks bursting with South East Asian zing. There’s Chiangmai Chicken, Bahn Xeo (Turmeric spiked Pancakes with Crispy Pork Belly) and Kingfish Ceviche – amongst other things.
Plus, you can head to the sea to cool off afterwards.
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Now that you have made it this far, what are you waiting for? We’ve given you a taste of the best bottomless brunches in Melbourne and now the rest is up to you.
Make the most out of your weekend in Melbourne. Why not rally your family and friends and make a booking at one of the above venues for a bottomless brunch experience that is sure to impress everyone who partakes.
Or why not try them all? With so many different offerings at each establishment, you could try something new each Sunday for the next couple of months.
Happy bottomless brunching!
Things To Note Regarding Bottomless Brunch
Many venues are child-free or strictly 18+. It is advised to speak to the venue prior to booking if you would be interested in bringing under 18’s to the bottomless brunch with you.
If you are celebrating a birthday or specific occasion some venues may allow decorations and cake to be brought in. Again, speak to the venue directly for more information.
Sitting times are strict and it is recommended that you arrive on time for your booking to avoid disappointment. Enjoy bottomless brunches responsibly and, most importantly, have fun!
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