Micah Coffee Brewers / Melbourne / Rptecture

Rptecture Architects design for Micah Coffee Brewers in Melbourne is minimalist, elegant and pure. From its fully glazed shopfront to its centralised coffee counter flanked by integrated timber benches, every element of the design is thoughtfully curated to create a sense of serenity and focus. At Micah Coffee Brewers, the emphasis is on the essence […]

Sweet Beirut / Bexley / Bas and Co

Lebanon is a far cry from the industrial hustle and bustle of Bexley. But stepping through the doors of Sweet Beirut, you wouldn’t know it – which was exactly the aim.  The opulent interiors are reminiscent of Middle Eastern infrastructure and business sense – a culture where more is more is more. Adorned with arches, […]

Loretta / Wellington NZ / Parsonson Architects

Loretta / Wellington NZ / Parsonson Architects

Loretta, located directly beneath Parsonson Architects studio, is the ‘little sister’ of Floriditas Cafe a few doors down Cuba Street. The space has had several guises since it was built around 1910, including as an arcade to a picture theatre and most recently as a commercial bakery with a small cafe fronting Cuba St. To […]

Delatite Cellar Door / Mansfield / Clemenger Architects

With sweeping views across Taungurung Country, the Delatite Cellar Door provides a unique wine tasting and dining experience located in the foothills of the Victorian Alps. Designed by Clemenger Architects, the building utilises environmentally sustainable design principles and reflects the warmth and generosity of Delatite’s owners in a new commercial setting.  Delatite are committed to […]


Austral Hotel / Colac Victoria / Porter Architects

A historic old regional Victorian pub located in Otway area of Colac. The redevelopment at Austral Hotel proposes additions and alterations the existing old local gem. The main southern section of the existing hotel where the bar and dining is located is revitalised into a comfortable contemporary food and beverage experience. It captures and embraces the […]

Marys Beach Cafe Oceania

Marys Beach Cafe / Oceania Kiribati

Amid the shores of Oceania Kiribati lies an enchanting spot known as Marys Beach Cafe. This seaside gem, showcased by BestCafeDesigns.com and captured through the lens of photographer Oliver Heyward (author of every drop saved) , unveils a unique blend of island charm and casual culinary delight.

Collins Street Cafe / First Love Coffee

Description The flagship store for speciality roaster First Love is a showcase for its coffee beans as well as a stand-up coffee bar offering takeaway breakfast, lunch and pastries. The brand’s focus on provenance and sustainability is exemplified through natural materials such as cork, copper, marble, terracotta and rose gum. The colours of the materials […]

Nunawading Cafe / Manta Ray Coffee Roasters / We are Humble

Tucked away in a former mechanics workshop in Nunawading is the new Manta Ray Coffee Roastery and café by Vincent Gao. The design juxtaposes industrial minimalism with hand-crafted artisanal elements. Vincent wanted to create a space that would give subtle nods to very traditional Chinese design elements without appearing thematic or referential. As you enter […]

Rockhampton cafe / Dingles Cafe and Bar / Designaa

Design + Architecture was contracted to assist with the interior refurbishment of Dingles Café + Bar a Rockhampton cafe – in collaborate approach with the design-experienced café operators and owners.  With a clear brief to convert the existing space from vacant offices to a welcoming and hospitable venue with an aesthetic that balanced both farm […]

Barber Cafe / Barbenchino / Amrishmaharaj

designed by Amrish Maharaj Architecture Incorporating the best of Barbers and Cafes In the realm of innovative design, the concept of integrating cafes into barbershops offers a distinct proposition that seamlessly merges design and mens haircut services. This imaginative approach creates a space where the classic charm of a barbershop coexists harmoniously with the cozy ambiance […]

Southbank Cafe / Cafe Gadot / Aktis Architects

Southbank Cafe – A Masterpiece of Industrial Elegance Southbank Cafe, known as Cafe Gadot, nestled in the vibrant heart of Southbank, Melbourne, is a true testament to the innovative interior design brilliance of Aktis Architects. Led by the accomplished architects Bruce Katsipidis and Elaheh Mohamed, this extraordinary establishment has been beautifully captured through the lenses […]

Gold Coast / Burleigh Cafes / Palm Springs Burleigh

Burleigh Cafes Step into the enchanting world of Palm Springs Burleigh, where the captivating charm of Southern California seamlessly blends with the tranquil beauty of the Gold Coast. This cafe exudes a sense of breezy sophistication, boasting a Southern Californian aesthetic that evokes the spirit of mid-century modern design. The interior is a play of […]

Dickson Cafe / High Rd

The Dickson Cafe / High Rd exudes a timeless and elegant ambiance, featuring a stunning charred timber communal table at its heart that encourages communal gatherings and conversations. The cafe’s classic design is enhanced by period cornices that adorn the ceilings, and stately wood paneling that graces the walls, evoking a sense of history and […]

Canberra Cafe / Cupping Room

Located in the heart of Canberra Cafe / Cupping Room charms visitors with its exposed timber ceiling and elegant timber doors and windows, infusing the space with a welcoming ambiance. The rustic warmth of the wooden elements beautifully complements the cafe’s contemporary design, creating an inviting haven for coffee enthusiasts and food lovers alike. A […]

Coffee Roaster / Alexandria Cafe

The launch of Best Cafe Designs has provided many coffee interactions and discussions.  This week we met with Dan from the coffee roaster / Alexandria Cafe, who initiated a site tour of the roastery premises. The coffee roaster was established in 1991 by Dan & JoAnne Fitzsimmons and has won several awards at the Royal […]

Fiji Cafe / Urata Look Out Cafe / Caukin studio

Designed by CAUKIN Studio The Urata community and Savusavu Rotary Club identified a unique opportunity to develop a community fiji cafe which would serve both local and international tourists who journey between the two main towns on the island, Labasa and Savusavu.  For further Oceania Cafe designs click here The two main towns are linked by […]

Neutral Bay Cafe / Against the Grind 

Neutral Bay Cafe / Against the Grind designed by Michiru Higginbotham showcases a playful and vibrant design with its striking combination of bright green and pink hues. The polished concrete flooring lends an industrial edge to the space, beautifully contrasting with the textured countertops that add depth and character. Neutral Bay Cafe Design Features A […]