For the locals, The Grounds of Alexandria may be the common name thrown around for a midweek brunch or a lazy weekend coffee, but it’s not without reason that people flock to this feeding ground.Priding itself on using fresh produce grown within its gardens or sourced locally, at The Grounds you can be sure that you’re being served food made from high-quality ingredients bursting with flavour.
First-time visitors are going to have a hard time picking an item off their seasonal menus whether they’re there for breakfast or lunch. Have a sweet tooth? Toasted Belgium waffles will surely satisfy your morning hunger or try one of their unforgettable pastries – custard filled Danish anyone? For something a bit more substantial, The Grounds offers a range of burgers to tantalise your taste-buds and more health-conscious foodies can take their pick of delicious salad bowls which are also available for take-away.
Now, The Grounds are quite a popular meal option for those in the area so make a reservation if you want to ensure you get a table during rush hours or you can always go for their take-away menu. Although with its greenery and garden-styled aesthetic, this is one cafe worth dining in for and if you’re looking for a little piece of dessert after your mouth-watering meal, The Grounds also sell doughnuts from Thursday to Monday – trust me when I say you don’t want to miss these delectable treats.
Where: 7A, 2 Huntley St, Alexandria
When: Mon – Fri | 7am – 4pm | Sat – Sun | 7:30am – 4pm
Contact: Official Website | 9699 2225