COFFEE BY Code Black



Mr. Zen is more than just a café. It is a Melbourne hotspot of friendly staff, happy customers, early mornings and good times. It's coffee that's loved, food that's photographed and a TV-famous building people travel to see.

Opened in 2015, Mr. Zen moved into The Block's Blocktagon building in the centre of bustling south-east Melbourne, a few short minutes from Chapel St. Built by the contestants themselves, Mister Zen is a modern, architectural space that personifies the Melbourne lifestyle and makes for a good Instagram photo while it's at it!

Food and drink is the cornerstone of Mr. Zen, as they proudly serve code black coffee, including filter and an alternating single origin blend, and a menu that satisfies the Melbourne appetite with a unique Mr. Zen twist

But remember: Mr. Zen is so much more than just a café. They can help create your dream event and often plays host to events throughout the year, from drinks in the summer sun to cosy winter nights in.



Mr. Zen loves to party he would go to the opening of a menu if he could!

Whether you're hosting a birthday, launch party, office get-together or engagement, Mister Zen is happy to host.

The best part? Mr. Zen acts as a blank canvas, so you can create the event of your dreams!

Mr. Zen welcomes parties of between 40-90 guests, while providing affordable drink package and cocktail menu options.

Prefer to host your own party?

Mr. Zen also caters! From birthday parties to office meetings and everything in between, Mr. Zen will come to you bringing our mouth-watering finger food, dessert buffets and made-to-order cakes with them!

Catering can be customized to your specific event and delivered to most Melbourne areas, so get in touch to chat about your plans.

To enquire about a function at Mr. Zen, please email us at and we will get in contact with you.



If you're a like-minded business or individual in industries such as health, fitness, food, fashion and lifestyle and you're keen to collaborate or cross-promote, please email us at
Mr. Zen always has bright ideas, and would love to hear yours too!


Mr. Zen is always on the lookout for friendly, hard-working and passionate baristas, chefs and front of house To apply for a job at Mr. Zen, forward your resume to



2 Commercial Road,
South Yarra, Melbourne, 3141


Monday to Friday
Kitchen opens at 7am and closes at 2:30pm

Saturday and Sunday
Kitchen opens at 9 am and closes at 2:30 pm

0481 974 796
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