Bread in Common; Duck FAT Potatoes in Fremantle

Every so often, Dad and I meet over a cup of coffee. I love taking him to new places and he's always keen to step out of the zone of familiarity and comfort which is great. Today it was Bread in Common, a cafe and bakery on Pakenham Street in Fremantle. Bread in Common, with its cleverly constructed herb and vegetable garden on the front paving brightens up the streetscape. Like an oasis ...

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Morning at Deli Chicchi

Tucked away in the western suburbs neighbourhood of Mt Claremont is Deli Chicchi. We took the opportunity to pop in and enjoy a coffee and snack amidst the daily morning bustle, the cafe is a popular haunt for the residents of the area and with the spacious outdoor seating area, it's not hard to see why. Kids bring along their bicycles and scooters, and the family dog is welcome to sit ...

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Coffee at Clancy’s Fish Bar at City Beach

Adjoining Clancy's Fish Bar and also apart of the Clancy's name is a small beach shack cafe over looking one of Perth's pristine beaches, City Beach. You'll notice some construction going on where the City of Perth Surf Lifesaving Club used to be, it was bulldozed earlier this year to make way for a a new development that'll include a contemporary Surf Lifesaving Club, eateries and restaurants, landscaped lawn areas and the connection of the ...

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Little Guildford Cafe + Vintage Shopping

Following a satisfying Sunday wandering through the antique stores along James Street I had to return with Dk for a couple of  final decisions. First though, an espresso from one of the local cafes. The Little Guildford is a quaint cafe across the train tracks and around the corner from the Swan Valley Information Centre. We were only intending to stop by for a couple of coffees but the warm bid of welcome was an easy ...

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Aussie Morning Tea in Shenton Park

This morning spared us a little time between preparing the apartment for new airbnb guests and greeting them on arrival, earlier on we had rushed out the door without a sip of espresso or even a bite of breakfast and now we were a couple of hungry souls needing a swift refuel pit stop. We called in at Lawley’s Bakery located in the lovely tree lined suburb of Shenton Park, a ...

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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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Nesbar Design Store – Coffee Bar

This morning we discovered the sweetest little corner store of which also happens to serve takeaway coffee from a lookalike swiss wood cabin. Nesbar Design on North Street in Swanbourne, a few minutes drive from Swanbourne beach is a design store for children. Beautifully styled in three rooms we found a display of clothing, toys, furniture pieces and living products. A mix of modern and classic pieces. Nesbar Design have ...

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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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Lake Espresso, Claremont

Where in Claremont can you sip a hot coffee with a scenic and peaceful view? We may have found the perfect little place at the Lake Claremont Golf Course called Lake Espresso. The location is indeed somewhat hidden from the street when turning off Davies Road. It is an easy 5 minute walk from the Claremont train station. We ordered a couple of cappuccinos and a brekky wrap. Lake Espresso offer a super ...

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