Friend or Pho

Chelsea Le grew up eating ga ran (crispy fried chicken ribs) from a particular restaurant in Footscray – so when it came time for her to open her Vietnamese restaurant in 2015, she knew that she needed to have it on the menu.

MiPasto Pizza

If you’re looking for a fast and filling feed in Footscray and Braybrook, look no further than MiPasto Pizza and Burgertory.

Dumbo Cafe

Since 2016, Dumbo has transformed a former West Footscray milk bar into a stylish neighbourhood cafe serving great coffee and vibrant, Insta-worthy cafe dishes.

The Happy Apple Greengrocer

The backbone of the Seddon store is the fresh bread and bakery section. They have numerous suppliers and stock specialty bread for people with food allergies and intolerances.

Johnny’s Emporium

Johnny’s Emporium opened in August 2018 as a wine bar and restaurant, but Michael and his sister Dannielle received so many requests to hold functions that they quickly moved to focus solely on events.

The Idea Collective

The Idea Collective is a co-working space located behind a mysterious looking door at the Footscray Mechanics Institute on Nicholson Street. You even need a secret code to get in!

Desserts By Night – Edgewater

Desserts By Night is an afternoon tea and night time cafe inspired by Asian dessert houses. But instead of black sesame soup, tong yuan, and ice kachang, you’ll be wowed by their French-styled desserts.

Simple Form

Anne Nguyen is obsessed with beautiful homewares and indoor plants – so she enjoys living vicariously through her two shops in Seddon, Simple Form and Offshoot.

Kith & Kin Store

“Seddon is such a community orientated place,” smiles Sasha. “Sometimes people just like to come into Kith & Kin to hang out in the back courtyard and have a chat. I love that!”

Boma Cafe

Boma’s site used to be a fish and chip shop but is now completely unrecognisable, with brushed gold tabletops, flourishing greenery, a sunny rattan-topped awning and a small kitchen behind wooden panelling.