Guide to the Best Cafes in Fremantle

Guide to the Best Cafes in Fremantle

Guide to the Best Cafes in Fremantle Western Australia Eating out in the eclectic and the historical port city of Fremantle is fun!  You can choose from over 100 cafés and other eateries that offer fabulous global cuisine in varied settings.  Taste a cuisine made of Indian, Italian, Thai, French, Chinese, Japanese, Mexican, Greek, Turkish, Vietnamese, Mediterranean, Malaysian, and Australian food.

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Central Fremantle offers food originating from different cultures around the globe.  And the food ranges from fine dining to fish and chips and everything in between.  You can pick up food on the go from the variety of delicious bakeries and cafés all over Central Fremantle.  Check out the following cafés for a choice of culinary dishes while you are at Central Fremantle;

Ohana Acai Bar Guide to the Best Cafes in Fremantle

Indulge without feeling guilty by digging into the colourful and healthy Acai bowls, packed with antioxidants and vitamins.  The Ohana Acai Bar serves you bowls flowing with raw goodness are gluten-free, dairy-free as well as sugar-free and vegan.  Certified organic barista made coffee or kombucha complements your meal.  Every bowl is served in biodegradable packaging too.

Address: 28, Market Street, Fremantle, WA 6160.

Phone: +61 04 0417 4004


Chalky’s Espresso Bar

Guide to the Best Cafes in FremantleLocated at the “best end of the west end” is Chalky’s Espresso Bar.  Chalky’s prides in awesome coffee that has to be tasted to be appreciated, made from in-season, and current-crop.   Fantastic food, great service, and a relaxed vibe are its other features.  Chalky’s serves an all-day breakfast menu and interesting lunch creations.

Address: 1, High Street, Fremantle, WA 6160

Phone: +61 (08)  9335 1324 


The Cool Room

This slightly grungy looking café’s minuscule kitchen is a shock when elaborate, artfully arranged meals emerge from it.  The inventive menu that includes all-day breakfast lavishly uses fresh herbs and pickled veggies.  Great coffee is made from the beans of local roasters Darkstar.  Summer Friday nights see this place transformed into a fairy-light strewn intimate Moroccan dining space!

Address: 114, Holland Street, Fremantle, WA 6160

Phone: +61 04 2203 9482


Culley’s Tea Rooms

Established in 1925, Culley’s has been serving Fremantle and suburbs with the takeaway, dine-in, wholesale and catering ever since.  And sticking to West Australian, it serves pies, sandwiches, rolls, cakes, burgers etc.  Traditional horseshoe rolls, slow-baked pies with melt-in-the-mouth pastry, cakes and barista-made coffee are some of its specialities.

Address: 116, High Street, Fremantle, WA 6160

Phone: +61 08 9335 1286


Moore & Moore

Housed at the uber-cool heritage Moores Building, Moore & Moore is also home to a cutting-edge contemporary art gallery.  This amazing brunch spot serves a fresh and seasonal all-day breakfast in the gallery’s shady courtyard.  All their ingredients are sourced locally and ethically, with particular focus on gluten-free and vegetarian options.

Address: 46, Henry Street, Fremantle, WA 6160

Phone: +61 (08) 9335 8825



Let yourself wander off the iconic Cappuccino Strip of Fremantle.  Stumble across this homely café located in the attic of a humble building.  Modern Latin American flavours such as jalapeno, quinoa and green chilli predominate the delicious menu of this café.  All their ingredients are locally sourced, consistent and sustainable while being nutritious.

Address: 16, Bannister Street, Fremantle, WA 6160

Phone: +61 (08) 9335 8825


Kailis’ Fish Market Café

Have one of the most unique and memorable seafood dining experiences of all time.  Have your hearty meal of fresh catch amidst a working fish market environment at the Kailis’ Fish Market Café.   Absorb the real-life fish market atmosphere around you while enjoying fresh fish and chips.   Or head towards the seafood BBQ on the waterfront at Fishing Boat Harbour.

Address: 46, Mews Road, Fremantle, WA 6160

Phone: +61 (08) 9335 7755


South Fremantle

The trendy beach suburb of Fremantle has lots of heavenly cafés that play host to the early morning diners.  Visit the following delicious bakeries, healthy food cafés and takeaway places while you are at South Fremantle.  They offer you a choice of many different types of cuisine;

Little Lefroy’s

Little Lefroy’s features upcycled material such as sanded back shipping pallets, old bar stools, and wine bottle lights.  Its bar has been built from an old bridge and a pool table!  Design your own breakfast here from a selection of 17 side dishes!  For lunch and dinner choose from an international cuisine, with dairy-free, gluten-free and vegetarian options. 

Address:  310, South Terrace, South Fremantle, WA 6162.

Phone: +61 (08) 9430 4900


Threeo Coffee & Eats

Open seven days a week, the cosy café of Threeo Coffee & Eats serves coffee, savouries, juice and seasonal treats.   This comfortable café is suited for anyone and everyone, featuring vegan and vegetarian food choices.  The blueberry almond friands, turmeric lattes, salads as well as oriental pork noodles are items not to be missed!  On special days, live gigs are played.

Address: 244, South Terrace, South Fremantle, WA 6162

Phone: +61 04 2045 7672


Manna Wholefoods and Café

The Manna Wholefoods and Café has been Fremantle’s original whole foods store and café since 1988.  Committed to reducing our footprints on the planet, this café uses non-polluting, recyclable, compostable packaging in all that they do!  Choose from a variety of freshly baked breakfast goods, freshly made salads, lunch dishes and take home dinners!

Address: 274, South Terrace, South Fremantle, WA 6162

Phone: +61 08 9335 7995


Ootong & Lincoln

The quirky and rustic eatery at South Fremantle serves handcrafted and homemade dishes for breakfast and lunch.  Their menu, including artisan soda loaves to decadent chai chocolate pancakes and mouth-watering Mexican corn croquettes, bursts with wholesome goodness.  Taking the gluten-free, dairy-free preferences of its clients into consideration, it serves extraordinary food.

Address: 258, South Terrace, South Fremantle, WA 6162

Phone: +61 08 9335 6109


Port City Roasters

Guide to the Best Cafes in Fremantle. Port City Roasters is a unique café that serves premium in-house roasted coffee and high-quality food, at South Terrace.  They strive hard to bring innovative food and craft deserts as well as create the best-tasting blend of beans.  The café’s compact brunch menu consists of creative dishes that complement their coffee.  All ingredients are sourced locally.

Address: 312, South Terrace, South Fremantle, WA 6162

Phone: +61 08 9336 5475


North Fremantle

Do yourself a favour and stop by at North Fremantle, packed with everything from coffee to clothes, beers and brunch.  North Fremantle has really come into its own over the past few years.  Apart from the old favourites, the suburb is bursting with new goodness, offering you something that you haven’t tried yet.  Try out the following cafés while you are at North Fremantle;

The Orange Box

Enjoy Western Australia’s beach living at its best!  Start your day with a swim and hearty breakfast at The Orange Box at North Fremantle.  Indulge in a tempting breakfast of French toast with accompaniment or the classic eggs benny.  Great coffee, good selection for lunch and outdoor seating to be enjoyed, all next to the pleasant Leighton Beach.  

Address: 14, Leighton Beach Blvd, North Fremantle, WA 6159.

Phone: +61 4 3435 3311


Ooh Coffee

Get your caffeine fix nice and early with a smooth and silky blend made from Five Senses Beans.  It is indeed coffee that makes us go ‘ooh’!  Ooh Coffee is a petite espresso bar with an attached boutique, located on North Freo’s bustling Queen Victoria Street.  The boutique has a collection of international brands, for you to browse through at your leisure while sipping great coffee.

Address:  255, Queen Victoria Street, North Fremantle, WA 6159

Phone: +61 04 2288 3919


Flipside Burger Bar

The Flipside Burger Bar has a burger to satisfy every appetite, with a simple, honest, tasty burger.  Classic burgers are made from 100% high-quality beef, and chicken as well as chickpea and sweet potato veggie patties.  Enjoy burgers along with great chips freshly made right in front of you in the open kitchens of Flipside.  Drop in for a great casual dining experience or take away.

Address: 239, Queen Victoria Street, North Fremantle, WA 6159

Phone: +61 8 9433 2188



Propeller is the ideal place for a long lazy brunch, or a night out with friends to enjoy Middle-Eastern eats.  Choose the outdoor terrace soaked in the never-ending supply of Perth sunshine for casual dining.  The beautiful dining room is more suited for formal occasions.  Indulge in the potato and bacon waffle for breakfast and the baharat lamb or grilled octopus for dinner.

Address: 222, Queen Victoria Street, North Fremantle, WA 6159

Phone: +61 08 9335 9366


East Fremantle

Pick any one the numerous cafés, gelaterias, tea rooms and coffee houses of the eastern suburb of Fremantle.  They serve as perfect spots for your social obligations as well as great business-oriented meeting places.  Come and be thoroughly spoilt by the promising café scene of East Fremantle while you are here.  Check out the following promising cafés of this suburb of Fremantle;

Zephyr’s Riverside Dining & Kiosk

Enjoy your coffee, breakfast or lunch with awesome waterside views of the Rock Bay area, at Zephyr’s Riverside Dining!  Located on the water’s edge, Zephyr Cafe has been servicing the East Fremantle community for 13 years.  The riverside, parkside, indoor and the dog-friendly outdoor can be accessed without booking, inclusive of free parking for 3 hours.

Address: 6, Riverside Road, East Fremantle, WA

Phone: +61 (08) 9438 2800


Dome Café

With over 65 cafes around Australia, you are never far from Dome.  Dome serves a Big Breakfast dinner, a Pancake lunch or a Chicken Parmigiana breakfast whenever you want it.  Choose from an extensive menu of all-day breakfasts, salads, soups, hot kitchen classics to decadent cakes or sweet little treats!  Try out the select blend of Espresso, smoothies and cold drinks on ice.

Address: 26, Riverside Road, East Fremantle, WA 6158

Phone: +61 08 9319 2327


May Street Larder

The hub for the East Fremantle community, May Street Larder caters to the “young” and the “young at heart” alike!  Book for the artisan high tea for that special occasion of yours or to simply catch up with a friend.  Indulge in the artisan high tea that features an array of innovative sweet and savoury delights.  Wash them down with bottomless tea or coffee.  

Address: 23/155, Canning Highway, East Fremantle, WA 6158

Phone: +61 8 6161 0371


9 Seeds

Drop into your friendly neighbourhood café at East Fremantle, set on a leafy courtyard.  Located on Marmion Street, this homely café brews some of the best coffee in Fremantle.  The food menu features modern Australian Brunch with classics featuring new favourites.  Absolutely anything from beefy burgers to cute cakes, muffins, slices, sauces and jams are made at the premises.

Address: 121, Marmion Street, East Fremantle, WA 6160

Phone: +61 08 9433 5076