Profitability, efficiency, and cashflow for Restaurants, Cafes, Bars & Caterers

We help hospitality business owners achieve peak financial performance and profit!

Do you want to outsource your bookkeeping and optimise your processes? Would you love to increase efficiency so you can improve your profits and cashflow?

Brunch & Books are ‘open for lunch’ serving efficiency with a side of increased profits to hospitality business owners.

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Professional bookkeeping & consulting for restaurants, cafes, bars and CATERING companies

Is your cashflow causing you stress?

If you said “Yes”, you’re not alone. Almost all hospitality business failures can be attributed to poor cashflow and high staff turnover. This is why a specialised hospitality bookkeeper is going to save you time and money. We help you to reach industry standards, improve cashflow and update your systems so you can smash your goals and sleep easy at night.

We cater to small businesses all over Melbourne, providing both general and specialised hospitality bookkeeping services. Streamlining processes to increase profitability and efficiency is our specialty. We also provide standard monthly bookkeeping services including data entry, bank reconciliations, BAS preparation & lodgement, payables and receivables, plus all-things-payroll.

Top-notch Bookkeeping Services in Melbourne

Melbourne is known for its vibrant cafe, bar, and restaurant scene, but ask anyone in the hospitality game and they’ll tell you these businesses can be notoriously difficult to run. From managing sales and orders to staying on top of bills and staff wages, the paperwork really starts to stack up. So if you own a cafe, an eatery or a small catering business, having a specialised restaurant bookkeeper services you can trust can make a world of difference. 

Brunch & Books provide professional bookkeeping and consultancy services specially tailored to the financial needs of hospitality business owners. We’re here to help optimise your efficiency, performance and profits so you can run faster, leaner, and more effectively.

Why Choose Brunch & Books for Bookkeeper Services in Melbourne?

At Brunch & Books, we understand the unique challenges that Melbourne cafes, restaurants and small businesses face when it comes to managing their finances. That's why we specialise in providing top-notch Melbourne bookkeeping services that cater to the diverse needs of our clients in the hospitality industry.

Our dedicated team of experienced bookkeepers in Melbourne work closely with you to better understand the needs of your business. Our client-centric approach means customised solutions that help you maintain accurate financial records, reduce outgoing expenses, and increase profit margins.

Small Business Bookkeeping in Melbourne

Small businesses are the backbone of the Melbourne economy, and we are here to support them. With a solid history of working with small cafes, bistros, and restaurants, our small business bookkeepers are well-versed in managing the finances of businesses just like yours. We’ll get to work streamlining your processes, helping you save the time, money, and energy you need to grow your operation and thrive in a competitive market.

Cafe & Restaurant Bookkeepers in Melbourne

With its bustling food and drink culture, running a cafe in Melbourne might seem like a match made in heaven, but it does come with its own set of financial intricacies. Our expert team of restaurant and cafe bookkeepers make the process easy and efficient, taking the stress out of managing your financial operations so you can focus on serving your customers the best food and coffee in town.

Comprehensive Bookkeeping Services in Melbourne

At Brunch & Books, we offer a wide range of bookkeeping services in Melbourne, each designed to cover a different aspect of your business to fit all your financial needs. 

  • Our payroll management services are specially designed to ensure your employees get paid accurately and on time, helping you maintain a motivated and satisfied workforce with low employee turnover.
  • Our detailed financial reporting system gives you a clear picture of your business's financial health, allowing you to make informed decisions regarding future growth.
  • Our tax compliance services take the guesswork out of the taxation process, helping you stay compliant with tax regulations, minimising your tax liabilities, and ensuring you never miss a deadline again.

Accurate expense tracking is a crucial element of any balanced budget. Our experienced bookkeepers keep a close eye on your expenses, efficiently managing your accounts receivable and payable to help you manage outgoing expenses, cut unnecessary costs and maintain a steady cash flow.

Contact Us Today for Melbourne's Finest Bookkeeping Services

If you're searching for reliable and efficient bookkeeping services in Melbourne, look no further. Brunch & Books are your trusted partner for all your bookkeeping needs. 

Whether you’re just starting out or a household name in the neighbourhood, our expert team specialise in providing tailored solutions for your business. We take the burden of managing complex finances off your shoulders, allowing you to focus on what really matters: serving your customers and growing your business. 

So what are you waiting for? Don't let bookkeeping complexities hold you back. Contact us today to discuss how Brunch & Books can work for you and experience the difference.

“People will forget what you said, forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

Maya Angelou

Why choose us?

Our true passion is working with the hospitality industry. And there is nothing more rewarding than watching your profits grow.

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Personal touch

We enjoy working with small businesses because it allows us to make connections with owners, and help resolve their most pressing bookkeeping and accounting challenges. There is nothing more rewarding than working long-term and building close relationships.

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High staff turnover is a big pain-point in hospitality, and cashflow is the biggest hurdle across the board for all kinds of small businesses, regardless of industry. We understand this and make it our priority to do more than just bookkeeping but to help you resolve sticking-points in the business.

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Pure efficiency

On top of streamlining your processes to make your small business more profitable, we save you money right from the beginning. We use the latest cloud-technology to give you more value-for-money than you would receive from an in-house bookkeeper.

Accounting and Receipt Management Software

We use smart software to automate payroll and we make sure you're always prepared when it comes time for paying creditors and wages.

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Bigger Hospitality profits in under 12-Weeks

Over many years in the industry, we have developed the perfect strategy to assist cafes, restaurants and bars in solving their cash flow crisis. By rebuilding your costing systems we can help you become more profitable in just 8-12 weeks.

Don’T Get Caught with Egg on your face!

Trying to manage your own bookkeeping, as a business owner, is a recipe for stress. Not only are you increasing the risk of costly mistakes and late lodgements, but you’re ‘too emotionally involved’ in the data to be able to make strategic decisions.


Have more time and money to spend on the growth of your hospitality business.