Food – Scarvelli

143 Whitehorse Road
Balwyn, Vic 3103


It’s not often that I travel out to the Eastern Suburbs, firstly because the vast majority of my family and friends live out west as I do  and secondly because it means I have to cross the city and really, on my days off work I don’t want to spend any more time in the car than what I absolutely have to. However, I’m very quickly changing my mind on the trip out east as I’ve now discovered a very alluring reason to visit and it came in the form of Scarvelli Café.

Located on busy Whitehorse Road in a very welcoming, rustic and  industrial space you’ll find Scarvelli Café. It’s literally bursting with character and looks like it would perfectly fit in areas like Fitzroy or Collingwood. I have to admit, I was really surprised to find a café of this nature out in the burbs, it is a complete contrast to the often drab cafés (I know, I know, a big generalisation, I’m not saying they’re all drab, just a big chunk of them) we have to contend with once you leave the inner city area. Continue reading