Melbourne’s Best Hot Cross Buns!

March 21, 2018

Possibly one of the best times of the year!

Public Holiday(s), Chocolates and mouth watering Hot Cross Buns!! How can you not get excited?!

With the best places only making these for a short period of time it is hard to get around them all during the Easter madness.

We have gone around tasting Melbourne’s Best of the Best Hot Cross Buns!

We are cutting down the waiting time for you to lather that fluffy doughy bun of goodness with creamy butter! (We can deal with the health side later!)

Hope you enjoy our tips! GET IN QUICK!!!

Tivoli Road Bakery 

$4.00 each or 6 for $22

Location: 3 Tivoli Rd, South Yarra

Trading From :

Mon – Fri: 7:30am – 4:00pm

Sat – Sun: 7:30am – 4:00pm

Get in quick these hot cross buns are sold out before 11:00am… lines down the street! If you like your Hot Cross Buns with a kick of spice – these are for you! You won’t be able to stop at one. YOU MUST GET IN EARLY. As seen in the image above.  I had to share this beautiful shot from there page.


Woodfrog Bakery

$3.50 each

Other Locations:

108 Barkly St, St Kilda

9/26 Church St, Brighton

24/459 Toorak Rd, Toorak

141 High St, Kew

619 Doncaster Rd, Doncaster

Trading From (trading hours may change between locations):

Mon – Fri: 7:00am – 5:00om

Sat – Sun: 7:00am – 5:00pm

With more than one location you are sure to get your hands on one of these bad boys. The organic sultanas and currants soaked in orange juice give these buns a zesty flavour.


Baker D. Chirico

$3.50 each or 6 for $20

Other Locations:

178 Faraday St, Carlton

183 Domain Rd, South Yarra

149 Fitzroy St, St Kilda

Trading From :

Mon: Closed

Tues – Fri: 8:00am – 6:00pm

Sat – Sun: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Made using sourdough flour – the buns are left to naturally raised with love over lots and lots of hours which creates a hearty Hot Cross Bun. They will melt in your hands!


Mörk X St David Chocolate Milk and Triple Chocolate X Buns

$ 6.00 each

Location: Mörk Chocolate Brew House – 150 Errol Street North Melbourne

Trading From :

Mon: Closed

Tues – Fri: 9:00am – 5:00pm

Sat – Sun: 9:00am – 5:00pm

The hot cross bun with a twist. Loaded with single origin Madagascan chocolate!





358 Brunswick St, Fitrzoy

Trading From :

Mon: Closed

Tues – Fri: 7:00am – 6:00pm

Sat – Sun: 7:00am – 6:00pm

These rustic looking Hot Cross Buns are bursting with juicy raisins!!! These are a winner with the little ones. These buns have no candied orange peel. Perfect for toasting on a cold Easter morning. Melbourne please give us some sun this weekend!!


Rustica Sourdough

$ 3.50 each or 6 for $17.50

Location:  402 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy

Trading From :

Mon: – Fri: 7:00am – 4:00pm

Sat: 7:00am – 4:00pm

Sun: 8:00am – 4:00pm

20 years in the making! 48 hour process. Super soft and spicy bun. Its a must!


Adriano Zumbo 

$2.50 Each or 6 for $14.50


14 Claremont St, South Yarra

Emporium Melbourne, 287 Lonsdale St, Melbourne

Trading From :

Mon – Fri: 7:00am – 7:00pm

Sat – Sun: 7:00am – 7:00pm

Adriano Zumbo can do no wrong! His creative flare introduced us to the croquembouche on Master Chef and its a given his HCBs are to die for. Creating a range of flavours. These is one for everyone in the family. If you’re a chocolate HCB lover Adrano Zumbos Choc-Chip Cherry are oozing with chocolate and the Cherry just tops it off.


[instagram-feed num=9 cols=3 showfollow=false imagepadding=2 imagepaddingunit=px]
Follow MBD