Posts Tagged with: beach

Wonderful chaos at Yelo

Posted in - Breakfast & Cake & Coffee & Dog Friendly & Food and Drink Perth & Kid Friendly & Perth Cafes & Perth, Australia & western australia on June 1st 2015 0 Comments Long-Black-and-Cake

Well, winter officially arrived into Perth last weekend and thus begins the season for coffee, tea, hot chocolate or whatever hot drink warms your belly! It’s also the season of stews, goulash, minestrone soup and beef bourguignon. My favourite season and let’s also not forget about the warm apple crumble!

Wanting to enjoy the winter sun, we …

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An oldie but a goodie, The Blue Duck

Posted in - Breakfast & Coffee & Food and Drink Perth & Perth Cafes on May 9th 2015 2 Comments Confit-garlic-mushrooms

The weeks are flying on by and with Saturday afternoon destined to slip away to work commitments, we decided to enjoy a big breakfast away from home together.

It’s been a while since we’ve had breakfast at The Blue Duck and noticing the menu has changed with a couple of new choices, was the ultimate lure.  I …

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Bus Stop Cafe

Posted in - Cake & Chocolate & Coffee & Dog Friendly & Food and Drink Perth & Kid Friendly & Perth Cafes & western australia on April 17th 2015 2 Comments Bus-stop-cafe

Living in Perth, we have become so used to the pleasant summery weather that as soon as the sky turns grey and it rains ever so slightly, it’s a big deal! You could even say we are a little spoiled living in this sunny state.

Sunday morning, despite the slight change in weather (lets acknowledge a …

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Ocean Views at Bib & Tucker

Posted in - Breakfast & Coffee & Food and Drink Perth & Perth Cafes & Perth, Australia & western australia on April 6th 2015 1 Comments Banana-Pancakes

Beginning a morning at the beach is a must do in Perth, and anywhere along the coast will do. This Good Friday holiday we headed to Leighton beach for an early (for a public holiday anyhow) morning breakfast at Bib & Tucker.  Most places tend to close on Good Friday, however, this year there were plenty open …

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Venue Preview Evening at The Naked Fig

Posted in - Events & Food and Drink Perth on November 28th 2014 2 Comments Bloggers-Feast

I was thrilled to receive an invitation for a hosted bloggers dinner at The Naked Fig Restaurant one Friday evening. The creative and fun invitation arrived by post in the form of a carefully packaged bottle of vincotto and went a little like this – ‘join us for the feast, you damn sexy beast, and, here’s a kitten!’ Uber …

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Il Lido Italian Canteen, Cottesloe Beach

Posted in - Breakfast & Brunch & Coffee & Perth Cafes on May 15th 2014 1 Comments Cottesloe Beach 1

Walking into Il Lido the coffee machine is the first thing I see, an area dedicated for brewing and serving as well as furnishing takeaway orders. Il lido has somewhat of a casually relaxed vibe about it, it might be the Cottesloe Beach side location or the long solid timber communal tables and the beautiful large windows …

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Sculptures by the Sea + Breakfast +Caversham Wildlife Park

Posted in - All Day Breakfast & Breakfast & Coffee & Dog Friendly & Kid Friendly & Perth Cafes on March 23rd 2013 2 Comments crepes

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 …

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Cycling around Rottnest Island

Posted in - Breakfast & Cycle Perth & Day trips from Perth & Featured & Food and Drink Perth & Microadventure Perth & Rottnest Island on March 8th 2013 2 Comments Cycle-around-rottnest

Waking up to a stellar of a day on Rottnest Island we decided to cycle in for some breakfast from the iconic Rottnest Island Bakery and coffee from Lane Cafe. The hotel is within walking distance to the settlement however we were really enjoying cycling everywhere. After all Rottnest is car free!

The Lane Cafe’s speciality …

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Overnighting on Rottnest Island

Posted in - Day trips from Perth & Perth, Australia & Rottnest Island on March 7th 2013 2 Comments Rottnest Beach

For my birthday this year I spent a relaxing weekend on Rottnest Island in Western Australia. Only 18kms from Fremantle  I particularly liked the idea of not enduring long travelling hours to reach. It was one of the most relaxing holidays I have had, also the closest holiday to home I have experienced!

Rottnest Island is a …

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Simmo’s Icecreamery, Rottnest Island

Posted in - Icecream & Rottnest Island on March 7th 2013 0 Comments Simmos-rottnest

Simmo’s Ice Cream has only been open since December 2012 and yet I cannot imagine Rottnest Island without it! There are over 36 delicious flavours of ice cream to choose from and all are handmade in the Dunsborough location using local West Australian produce.

My first experience of Simmo’s was in Dunsborough at their main location and since then no …

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