delicious coffee in Bright Victoria

Enjoy the perfect coffee by the river, pick up a picnic basket of locally made delights or taste local flavours at their freshest in one of Bright & Surrounds delicious cafes and diners.

Families are always welcome with a smile and the seasonal menus will have something to suit everyone.  Some of our stylish cafes become fabulous restaurants at night or start the day with the perfect breakfast cooked the way you like it.

Most cafes will have delicious offerings to cater to those requiring gluten-free or nut-free menus, a lunch menu to suit children, decadent cakes and treats for the sweet tooth in all of us and a sunny spot to enjoy it all.

Contact Alpine Valley Getaways for some local tips on the perfect Bright & Surrounds cafe to suit you!


Morrie's Ice Creamery

Address:195 Great Alpine Road
Phone:03 5759 2612
Description:River & parkside cafe fresh & delicious, all homemade breakfast & lunch 7 days. Of course their speciality is homemade icecream in amazing flavours, a must try!

Ginger Baker

Address:127 Great Alpine Rd
Phone:03 5755 2300
Description:Stylish cafe on the Ovens River serving breakfast and delicious Tapas for lunch & dinner. Enjoy the beer garden in Summer. Open 7 days.

Coral Lee

Address:8 Barnard St
Phone:03 5755 5113
Description:Quirky retro cafe offering all homemade delights for breakfast & lunch. Excellent coffee & delicious blackboard menu, open 7 days.

Food Wine & Friends

Address:2/6 Ireland St
Phone:03 5750 1312
Description:Licensed cafe and providore showcasing local produce. Milawa breads stocked daily, gourmet hampers, picnic baskets, barista courses & more. Serving breakfast & lunch 7 days.

Rail Trail Cafe

Address:2 Service Street
Phone:0428 359 884
Description:Cafe on the Rail Trail with family friendly courtyard serving delicious, fresh classics and regular specials. Open seasonally for all day breakfast & lunch.

Blackbird Cafe & Foodstore

Address:95 Gavan Street
Phone:03 5750 1838
Description:Family friendly, laid back cafe with a huge breakfast menu served all day! Comfortable spot on the couches around fireplace with toys to keep kids entertained. Gluten free options. Open from 8am every day

Great Alpine Produce and Trading

Address:3 Nicholson street
Phone:0411 705 992
Description:Licensed cafe and providore in Porepunkah along rail trail. Showcasing local produce, offering coffee, cake, breakfast,lunch 7 days /week. Pooch friendly with tie points, fresh water bowls and puppachinos! Bike hire, gifts and live music on occasion!

What You Eat Cafe

Address:3A Ireland street
Phone:03 5755 2001
Description:Pop in and sample the deliciousness that is "what you eat". A vegetarian whole foods cafe serving organic coffee, raw desserts, liquid nutrition, whole clean guilt free breakfast and lunch all sprinkled with plenty of love!!

Cherry Walk Cafe

Address:8 Anderson Street
Phone:5755 1345
Description:This little gem of a cafe has a great friendly vibe, serves delicious coffee and beautiful house-made brekkie and lunch from yummy local produce. A must visit whilst in Bright!!

Bright Velo

Address:2 Ireland street
Phone:03 5755 1074
Description:Run by cyclists for cyclists, Café Velo is a European-inspired retro bike café filled with cycling memorabilia and friends - old and new. Serving padre hand-roasted coffee, hearty brekkies and lunch. Why not drop in and replenish after your ride

Sweet Crumbs

Address:103 Gavan street
Description:Need a cake custom made for a special occasion? Or just after a little something sweet and delicious to tempt your taste buds. Sweet crumbs can do just that, along with providing a tasty light lunch and great coffee.

dumu balcony cafe

Address:Upstairs, 4 Ireland street
Phone:03 5755 1489
Description:A social enterprise cafe that provides indigenous youth with the opportunity to learn the skills of the hospitality and retail industry, whilst also providing delicious food and locally roasted coffee to be enjoyed atop the beautiful balcony.

The Red Stag Restaurant

Address:324 Hughes lane
Phone:03 5756 2365
Description:Panoramic valley views makes a stunning setting for a wedding, special occasion or just coffee and cake! Fully licensed, open daily 10am-4pm, hand feed the animals, take a farm tour, or recline in the courtyard sipping vino from the black run cellar door.

Sixpence Coffee

Address:35 Churchill Ave
Phone:0412 728 420
Description:Small Local Roastery who pride themselves on quality bean selection, roasting, brewing and customer service. Open Mon-Fri 7.30am - 2.30pm. Pop by to talk coffee, buy beans or settle in with a latte.

Wandiful Produce

Address:Cnr Morses Creek Rd and Austin lane
Phone:0409 783 012
Description:A bio-dynamic micro farm, produce store & shed café serving chestnut and hazelnut infused food from farm-to-table. We host events, workshops & tours. Open every Sunday 10-4pm from Sept 11 to Oct 30 '16

Lavender Hue

Address:20 Great Alpine Road
Phone:03 5759 2588
Description:Take advantage of the breathtaking views whilst sampling fresh scones or biscuits, fine espresso coffee and gourmet lavender ice-cream on the patio overlooking the river and gardens or find a unique fair trade or homemade gift to take home!


Address:15 Camp St
Phone:03 5750 1113
Description:Eat in at the funky bar or takeaway. Fantastic fresh burgers & bites from a changing menu

Mountain Kitchen

Address:1 Big Muster Drive
Suburb:Dinner Plain
Phone:(03) 5159 6560
Description:Awaken with our great coffee and breakfast to sustain you through the day, then when you have conquered the slopes (or they have conquered you!) relax and enjoy the sun drenched Mountain Kitchen with friends for aprés ski after your energetic day.

Katsu- Japanese Takeaway

Address:Barnard Street
Phone:0457 490 122
Description:A small Japanese Takeaway cafe. Eat in or take out...delicious Sushi and noodle bowls and very friendly service!

The Riverdeck

Address:119 Gavan Street
Phone:(03) 5755 219
Description:Boasting fantastic views through the famous Bright treescapes to river walks, bike paths and children’s playground. Fully licensed and open 7 days a week, with ample indoor and alfresco seating, an easy stroll from anywhere in town