About Sidearm

When the doors open at 7am Monday to Friday, you’ll be greeted by the aroma of roasting coffee beans, a smile from our friendly staff and a relaxing atmosphere to chat or chill.

Wonder inside and you will find our adjoining Sidearm Art Gallery where you can admire some of Melbourne’s most exciting artists. This space is great to simply sit back, relax and admire, or entertain groups of guests.

Our Food Philosophy

Delicious food comes down to simple, well-balanced flavors made from tasty ingredients and fresh produce.

Our seasonal menu, packed with a variety of flavors and is perfectly paired with our 5senses coffee or cup of hot tea.

Our delicious lunch items include fresh banguettes, wraps, quiche or sausage rolls and a selection of weekly salads plus this year we’ve gone got your sushi covered. Join us and relax in the cafe while you dine, or simply take away.

Our sandwich and salad selections rotate weekly, so we will always have something new for you to try. But don’t worry if you have a favorite, it’ll be back soon to enjoy! 

And if that’s not enough – we update our full menu seasonally, giving you the chance to try new creations and flavor combinations to suit the ever changing Melbourne weather.

Our Coffee Philosophy

Coffee is an art form from bean to cup, there’s a complex set of steps to creating the perfect cap or delectable espresso.

That’s why our coffee is supplied by expert roasters 5 Senses, whose beans are ethically sourced from the best coffee plantations in the world.

Our talented baristas then get to work, using our machines to carefully craft your cup, creating sweet-flavored coffee and silky steamed milk to brighten your morning. For that little something extra special you can try our monthly single origin, unique bean flavors ranging anywhere from Mexico to India.