Chalkys Espresso Bar

Chalkys Espresso Bar is located at number 1 High Street in the Heritage listed Fremantle Municipal Tramways Building.  Arriving early on a chilly morning we noticed the tables at the front of the cafe received the morning sun and this is where we took up our seats. Bringing back a little spirit of the Fremantle working port days the walls of the cafe have some great graphics of ship liners and ...

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The Coffee Club, Claremont Quarter

Growing up in the 1990's and when Perth was not so groovy, cafe franchises were a regular place to hang out and especially at the shopping mall. Memories are returning of the cafe inside Myers in Fremantle and Kmart at Kardinya Park. The Coffee Club is an Australian franchise of cafe restaurants, Australia's largest actually. The first store opened in Brisbane in 1989, a successful expansion has resulted in over ...

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Beaches Cafe, Cottesloe Beach

The beach may not be the sought out destination in winter but sometimes when there is a break from those dark clouds and drizzly rain spells, a visit to the beach can enlighten the hardest of days! That is exactly what we did, jumped in the car and headed to Cottesloe Beach for a brisk walk and coffee break. We stopped in at the well known Beaches Cafe. Beaches Cafe has ...

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Monsi’s Cafe +Homeware shopping Claremont

Monsi's Café in Claremont offers all day breakfast and sits two doors down from the homeware lifestyle brand Laura Ashley. It is a little hard to find if you are not familiar to the area but you can access the car park off Gugeri Street past the round about. The café is also situated a few minutes walk from the Claremont Train station. The café is owner run and the service is nothing short ...

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Sculptures by the Sea + Breakfast +Caversham Wildlife Park

Sculptures by the Sea has brought us to Cottesloe Beach this morning and before we wandered through the free open air gallery of art we stopped past our favourite cafe for some breakfast, hello John Street Cafe! The cafe is situated amongst residential homes in Cottesloe, several metres from the Marine Parade strip. This morning was no different to every other morning at the little street side cafe, it was busy with a ...

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Tuck Shop Cafe, Pie-House and Delicatessen

I have a ‘must visit ’ list in my Google calendar and for months now Tuck Shop Cafe, Pie-House and Delicatessen has been ignored for the sole reason that I know no matter what time of the day I intend on going, there will be a guaranteed queue of people. Yes! That is how popular this simple Northbridge cafe is, it has a steady trail of followers and everyday new people are walking through the ...

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Little Willys Revisit, Northbridge

  Revisiting Little Willys we are happy to say this popular cafe still has the happiest cafe staff in Perth. We sat outside enjoying the Sunday morning sun and felt pretty content to have scored a table minus the wait. Northbridge attracts an interesting crowd of people from backpackers to Dim Sum lovers, as we were driving in we noticed lines of people at the various Dim Sum eateries (New Moon, Northbridge ...

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John Street Cafe, Cottesloe

John Street Cafe sits away from the main strip of Cottesloe Beach nestled between stylish residency homes in the leafy green seaside suburb of Cottesloe. There is always a few super hot days during December and the weather has well and truly arrived. Day 3 of close to 40 degrees we head out for some breakfast just before noon.  I can say that it was rather peaceful and breezy sitting outside under ...

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