Where to get your picnic packs in Stonnington

Published on 23 September 2021

Picnic in park

With easing of restrictions and Spring weather in the air, we warmly welcome back the return of the picnic. No matter who you choose to spend an afternoon in the sun with, make sure you stop by some of Stonnington’s local cafes and restaurants to pick up a tasty picnic pack. Roll out your picnic rugs, here are just a few places to pick up a delicious picnic. 

Certain restrictions still remain in place. Make sure you check and follow all current guidance from the Victorian Government before making plans and heading out in Stonnington.

Abacus Bar & Kitchen 

Celebrate in style with a deluxe seafood platter from Abacus Bar & Kitchen. The perfect addition to your picnic, choose from platters filled with seafood delights like Sydney rock oysters, New England style lobster rolls and house made taramasalata.
383 Chapel St, South Yarra
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Juliette Coffee and Bread

Add an extra splash of boujee to your picnic with a picnic pack from Juliette Coffee and Bread. Dig into freshly baked goodies like mini donuts, Portuguese tarts, sweet danishes, and raspberry croissants.  

360 Wattletree Road, Malvern East

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Mount Erica Hotel

From High Street’s local pub, the Mount Erica Hotel delivers a mouth-watering range of dishes. Ready to grab and go, upgrade your picnic food with gourmet pub fare like oysters, prawn cocktails, chicken schnitzel rolls, mortadella cheese and olives.  

420 High Street, Prahran

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LaManna & Sons South Yarra

At this family owned specialty grocer, shop all your picnic needs in the deli and dairy section. If you can’t decide, choose a grazing box featuring all your favourite fresh produce and charcuterie items, from the water crackers to the olives and prosciutto, your picnic is sorted. Email your order to info@lamannaandsons.com.au

670 Chapel Street South Yarra

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Our Kitchen Table

Pack a delicious and nourishing picnic with the help of local café, Our Kitchen Table. From homemade hummus to freshly made baguettes with your favourite fillings – place an order for a delicious picnic.  

134 Burke Road, Malvern East

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Maker & Monger - Prahran Market

Few know cheese the way the team at Maker & Monger do. In their picnic packs, dig into the cult hummus from Tom Sarafian, with Baker Bleu bagels and a choice of the Jalapeño cream cheese or Roasted Capsicum cream cheese. Take your pack to the next level and add on a packet of Spanish chips and their Comté Réservation from Marcel Petite.

163 Commercial Road, South Yarra

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The Stables of Como

The prettiest grazing box, you won’t even want to eat it. Spend the afternoon snacking on a delicious box including additions like soft cheese and seasonal fruit, cured meats, sausage rolls, ginger crème brûlée tart and more.

Williams Road & Lechlade Avenue, South Yarra

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Down at Rustica’s South Yarra location, you can’t go past their grazing charcuterie board for your day out at the park. Known for their sourdough bread, the box includes a delicious Parisian baguette, and a vinefruit and rosemary baguette – the perfect compliment to your antipasto mix, dips, cold meats and more.

501 Chapel Street, South Yarra

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Add a touch of sweetness to your picnic with a dessert box from Kaneffi. Specialising in modern Lebanese desserts, take a bite into a range of baklava and bite sized treats almost too pretty to eat.

174 Chapel Street, Windsor

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Phoenix Park Café

Overlooking the Phoenix Park playground, this café is the perfect place to pick up a takeaway hot beverage or slice of cake to enjoy in the park.

22 Rob Roy Road, Malvern East

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Freddy’s Pizza

It’s not a picnic without a pizza or two. From this Chapel Street diner, Freddy’s Pizza is cooking up simple and classic flavour combinations. Think crispy crusts and a fluffy inside – the delicious addition to any picnic.

78 Chapel Street, Windsor

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