Do you, like us, need a few cups of coffee to get things started? Happiness awaits at The National Hotel and you can high-five tomorrow's National Espresso Day with your face thanks to a Short Black, an Espresso Martini, or anything in-between. "Smiles on Friday night...

Feeling like you need an energy injection? Fresh Coffee is pumped out off Ludlow Bar and Dining Room's Pop-Up Café. They're open from 7am, weekdays. "Long conversations with much laughter are held amongst the grand open-air view of Melbourne’s city...

A winter warmer at High Society Cocktail Lounge: sip on a few XO Espresso Flip cocktails in the Fornasetti Room (which actually changes colour before your very eyes). "Welcome to your weekly dose of opulence. This family-owned Italian venue offers an escape from the chaos...