Melbourne Icons – Pellegrini’s Espresso Bar

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPellegrini’s Espresso Bar is a Melbourne cultural icon and is said to have installed the first espresso machine imported into Australia in the 1950s – ushering in a generational obsession with espresso coffee among Melbournians from all walks of life. A good short review of Pellegrini’s can be found at:

Image © Marcus D. Niski 2010

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