Posts in the Category: Cake

Brioche and coffee from Il Lido

Posted in - Breakfast & Cake & Coffee & Food and Drink Perth & Perth Cafes on January 18th 2015 1 Comments Long-macchiato

I love summer mornings by the beach. It’s the encouraging start to the morning that helps kick start a difficult day ahead. Sitting at a cafe sipping on coffee by the ocean, followed by a walk on the cool sand or vice versa is definately the more relaxed start we all need every now and then.  And, with the abundances of pristine beaches in …

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Lucioli Bar

Posted in - Cake & Chocolate & Coffee & Patisserie on December 23rd 2014 0 Comments Long-Macchiato

Wandering through the promenade at Claremont Quarter, we were lured into Lucioli Bar by the sweet display of Italian pastries and cakes. I can be easily distracted in the pursuit of delicious food, especially cakes. The Italian bar and restaurant is a nice addition to Claremont and apart from coffee and food, diners can enjoy …

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Breakfast at Gordon Street Garage

Posted in - Breakfast & Cake & Coffee on November 29th 2014 2 Comments Gordon-street-garage-banana-bread

Saturday morning we found ourselves at Gordon Street Garage for breakfast, open from 8am on both Saturday and Sunday the converted car garage cafe is a convenient option for early morning wanderers in the city.

Gordon Street is a coffee centric cafe and the beans are roasted in small batches inside the expansive premises. It is definitely a …

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Witch’s Cauldron, Subiaco

Posted in - Cake & Coffee & Perth, Australia & western australia on October 24th 2014 0 Comments IMG_3591

Witch’s Cauldron holds a commendable 45 year history serving Perth diners and would have to be one of the longer running restaurants in Western Australia. The two storey Subiaco based establishment extends from Rokeby Road to Rowland Street, we enter from the rear making our way through the dining area to the front reservations desk.

The …

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Koko Black Salon, Perth

Posted in - Cake & Food and Drink Perth & Icecream & Late Night Cafe & Perth Cafes on September 27th 2014 5 Comments Belgian-Chocolate-Mousse

Koko Black is a chocolatier and café, the first store opened at Claremont Quarter Shopping Centre a couple of years ago and is the destination for chocoholics to delight and treat. I always return for the beautiful handmade chocolate truffles. My favourites are basically all of them (I was lucky to receive a big box for …

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Esthers Cake Shop and Cafe

Posted in - Budget Travel Australia & Cake & Perth Cafes on September 14th 2014 0 Comments Savoury-treats

Located on William Street, a short distance from the Newcastle Street intersection is a small takeaway Asian bakery. On a Saturday morning the smell of freshly baked warm buns and soft Pandan cakes is an excuse to stop by. Also, the first destination on the Red Hot Spatula Asian foodie walkabout tour (post to …

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The Banker Cafe, Fremantle

Posted in - Cake & Coffee & Perth Cafes on September 1st 2014 0 Comments Coffee-and-cake-The-Banker-Cafe

Located in the magnificently grand former Commonwealth Bank building (built-in 1934), is a collaboration of coffee and retail fashion. The Banker Cafe and Common Ground Collective share the large space on 82 High Street in Fremantle.

Meeting dad for a quick coffee I was a little excited to show him a new spot in Fremantle, there seems …

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