A mixed bag of cuisines Turn onto Exhibition Street in Melbourne and you’ll be greeted by the relaxed and welcoming Vanilla Bean Cafe. This is the perfect spot to have a chilled out lunch break and zone out from your busy work schedule. The menu at this little cafe offers a mixed bag of options. Think Japanese karaage chicken, Malaysian chicken curry and creamy pasta carbonara. Whatever you’re craving, Vanilla Bean has it all! Best dish: Lamb salad with roasted eggplant, kale, quinoa, currants and goats cheese.