The High Street Dining Guide

24 March, 2016

Whether you're after breakfast, lunch or dinner, or are looking for a tasty snack, High Street is home to some amazing eateries.
Head to High Street and try some of our favourite spots - we've included our must try dishes from each place to help you out:

Breakfast 

Chuffed
This hidden gem of High Street is absolutely essential for kicking your day off right - fantastic coffee, eats and treats. 
Our pick: The Portobello mushrooms on sourdough with smoked feta and a perfectly poached egg.

eighthirty Cafe 
Enjoy a premium brew by these popular coffee roasters plus something tasty and savoury from the cabinet. 
Our pick: A delicious cup of eighthirty espresso coffee - find out what makes this coffee brand so popular.

Scarecrow 
Relish the very best of local produce at this central city café and grocer, with communal seating this is perfect for a larger group. 
Our pick: This is a rotating, seasonal menu but you can't go wrong with one of Scarecrow's fresh breakfast cups.


Scarecrow is our favourite central city grocer and cafe. 

Lunch 

Wine Chambers
This is a menu full of delicious ​Mediterranean ​influences with options to satisfy even the pickiest of eaters. 
Our pick: You can't go wrong with the pork belly served on a bok choi and sweet corn puree with a side of purple potatoes. 

Le Chef Vulcan Lane 
With super fresh seasonal produce, a perfectly curated wine list from Maison Vauron and very friendly staff, this is an easy spot to fall in love with. 
Our pick: Try a perfectly stuffed Baguette - the salmon, creme and lemon dijon sandwich is simple but delicious.

Giles Luncheonette 
Perfect for something on the go - head to Giles for a well-filled baguette and keep shopping while you refuel. 
Our pick: The tasty mother-in-law masala eggs.

The Shelf 
For a decadent mocha and something hot from the menu, look no further than The Shelf - a super popular café on High Street. 
Our pick: The chicken sandwich with brie cheese and cranberry sauce.


A delicious dish from Le Chef Vulcan Lane. 

Dinner 

Vivace 
What's better than a hearty Italian meal after a busy day of bike riding, shopping and grooming? 
Our pick: The chicken saltimbocca with roast potatoes, spinach and shallots in a lemon cream sauce - life changing.

Mezze Bar 
Warm, inviting and comfortable this Middle Eastern style restaurant offers sumptuous, delicious dishes. 
Our pick: The Za'atar vegetarian burger is a thing of beauty - topped with hummus, chargrilled eggplant, roast carrot, tahini and chunky chips on the side, of course.

Housebar at Hotel DeBrett 
Finish your day with a special cocktail at Housebar in Hotel DeBrett. 
Our pick:
What's great about Housebar are the talented and accommodating mixologists - can't find a cocktail you want? Let the bartender know what you like and they'll create something bespoke just for you.


The intimate setting of Housebar at Hotel DeBrett.