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Melbourne has one of the world’s most vibrant café scenes and when Curtis moved to the Netherlands in 2016 with his Dutch wife and two young boys he missed the casual hospitality of Melbourne. So Little Melbourne was born to bring a little Melbourne cafe culture to Europe.

Prior to moving to the Netherlands Curtis established Slowpoke Espresso in the hip inner Melbourne neighbourhood of Fitzroy. Slowpoke quickly became a regular hangout for locals and visitors to Melbourne alike.

Read more about Slowpoke here, and  here.