Food – Serotonin Eatery

52 Madden Grove
Burnley Vic 3121

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Set in the most beautiful pocket of Burnley (as we drove up I decided that I need to move here!) the space itself is like nothing I’ve seen before. Sure it’s bright and airy like so many others, but there’s something different, there’s a calmness to this space that hasn’t been matched elsewhere. It could be the native flowers or the stunning gold cutlery, the comfy booths or swing chairs, they’ve managed to create a fresh space that encourages you to relax and engage in a healthier lifestyle.

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The calmness of this space feeds directly from their ethos of clean eating, exercise and relaxation, and apparently most of Melbourne is jumping on the bandwagon. The team at Serotonin have capitalised on the growing clean eating movement by filling a notable gap in the market and offering Melbournians guilt free, but delicious meal options. Its popularity is most evident on the weekends, where its quite common to have to wait up to 40mins for a table (happened to me twice, and given I refuse to wait that long anywhere, we left and tried again a different time), but they make your wait as comfortable as possible, lining the sidewalk outside with heaps of little stools, and providing a number of footballs to kick around to pass the time. Continue reading