Hopetoun Tea Rooms
The top end of Collins St, aka the ‘Paris End’, is lined with plane trees, grand buildings and luxe boutiques (hence its moniker)....
Nineteen-fifties glamour is the name of the game at this inner-city day spa, beauty salon and hair stylist. Sip on French champagne or...
Aix Cafe Creperie Salon
Settle on a seat out front for true laneway graffiti-views – not only does this grungy French-inspired cafe serve up excellent coffee...
Lonely Planet review
Since 1892 patrons have been nibbling pinwheel sandwiches here, taking tea (with pinkies raised) and delicately polishing off a lamington. Hopetoun's venerable status has queues almost stretching out the entrance of Block Arcade. Salivate over the window display while you wait.