Canvas Cafe | Image Credit: Louise Coghill
There’s no place for monogamy in the world of breakfasts. So when you are feeling a bit frisky and ready to roam, head to one of these Perth breakfast joints. You know, when you get that seven year waffle itch.
Here are 25 amazing Perth breakfast spots that you may not have tried.
1. Red Man Cucina, Bedford
There is a place called Red Man Cucina. They serve excellent egg and bacon rolls. We did a story on bacon and egg rolls. And while the entrants were delish, this little beauty was left off. Death threats ensued from die-hard B&E rollers. They killed my dog. Please, please try the egg and bacon roll from Red Man Cucina.
2. Willy Wagtail Cafe, Perth CBD
As adorable as its namesake, Willy Wagtail Cafe is a charming hole in the wall joint to check out. The extensive collection of coffee paraphernalia is proof that they mean business for your breakfast brew and their home made style brekkies are tasty as. Snarf down one of their breakfast tarts stat.
3. Mercado Negro, Perth CBD
Mercado Negro has a breakfast menu to satisfy the most dedicated breakfast savant. Try the tangy bacon brekkie—slices of bacon on avocado toast with cracked pepper, olive oil and lemon.
4. Haynes Street Larder, Kalamunda
Cafes are so yesterday—larders are where it’s at now. They’re like a vintage record store in a sea of technology. Try Haynes Street Larder’s ultimate take on the avo smash—with local avocados, organic ciabatta or sourdough and a house made coriander and lime salsa.
5. Little Sisto, Doubleview
Funky little local, Little Sisto, has a loyal band of breakfast foodyphiles who show up for breakfast offerings like the thyme roasted mushrooms—with parsley, feta and multigrain sourdough.
6. Aliment, West Leederville
Aliment is a sweet little glass-cubed space with a well designed breakfast menu to please the punters. Get sugar high on their brownie stuffed pancakes—served with a generous helping of berries and cream.
7. Gordon St Garage, West Perth
Gordon St Garage, the epic warehouse restaurant in West Perth, are pretty serious about coffee and their breakfasts hit the spot like the spot owes them money. Get your big brekkie on with their baked beans, kransky, sunny side eggs and toast.
8. Boucla Kafenion, Subiaco
It’s the ultimate coffee and cake(s) destination, but Boucla also serves up delish breakfasts. Settle into this soulful hole in the wall and order anything off the breakfast blackboard for maximum breakfast feels. But really, eat cake for breakfast.
9. Little Olive Leaf Cafe, Willagee
Family run Little Olive Leaf Cafe is an adorable breakfast spot to add to your little black breakfast book. Tuck into their homemade granola with fresh fruit and yoghurt.
10. Fortysevenkirwanstreet, Floreat
Don’t make me choose. The amazing breakfast combos at Fortysevenkirwanstreet just keep on coming. Treat yo’ self to the potato and leek bake—with smoked salmon, hollandaise and poached egg.
11. West End Deli, West Perth
Even the most simple breakfast dishes are done to perfection at neighbourhood bistro West End Deli. The brioche French toast dish is too hard to pass up – with pistachio, fig jam and milk ice cream.
12. Tbsp. Bayswater
Try the brisket benedict at neighbourhood haunt Tbsp. With beer braised onions, slow cooked eggs, hollandaise and ciabatta. It’s food porn at its finest and totes Insta-worthy.
13. Esprezzo, Noranda
Fair trade organic coffee and lots of vego, vegan, gluten free and paleo options, Esprezzo is a popular breakfast hub for health nuts. Graze on their raw breakfast salad—with avocado, asparagus, red capsicum, pea, red onion, sprout mix salad on essene bread with a citrus, herb dressing. I feels the healths already.
14. Alder & Co, East Fremantle
Try Alder & Co’s delish passion fruit breakfast panacotta—with muesli and fresh fruit. You could linger for hours at this super-chill lofty breakfast haunt in East Freo.
15. Tarts Cafe, Northbridge
Tarts Cafe can sometimes be like the forgotten middle child next to popular spot Sayer’s Sister (basically it's all like “Marcia Marcia Marcia!”). But it’s a totally sweet breakfast spot in its own right. Try their strawberry granola tart—house made granola tart shell filled with vanilla bean mascarpone and topped with berries, toasted coconut flakes, chia seeds, maple syrup and served with banana and mango sorbet.
16. Hobart Deli, North Perth
If you manage to secure a table at the ever-popular Hobart Deli, then you have the chance to put something delicious in your mouth, like the zucchini and haloumi patties—with bacon, beetroot pesto, poached eggs and greens.
17. Chalky’s Espresso Bar, Fremantle
The breakfast game is strong at Chalky’s Espresso Bar in Freo, who devise tasty yum yums like the two peas brekkie—smashed pea and avocado, fetta, confit garlic, balsamic glaze, savoury granola, poached eggs, wholemeal bread.
18. City Farm Cafe, East Perth
Sit amongst chickens happily clucking while the produce on your plate grows around you. And don’t forget to stick your fork in City Farm Cafe’s aged cheddar and chives—with scrambled egg, Mersey Valley aged cheddar and chives on organic toast.
19. Millpoint Caffe Bookshop, South Perth
“Excuse me Garcon? I’ll have the French toast please. And put some motha-flippin fairy floss on it!” This is what you say at Millpoint Caffe Bookshop. With mixed berry compote, lemon and vanilla marscapone cheese and Persian fairy floss.
20. The Little Pantry, Shenton Park
A secret weapon in your breakfast arsenal, The Little Pantry is full of big breakfast goodness. Get the best of both worlds with their pancakes—topped with caramelized banana, rib bacon and maple syrup.
21. Canvas Cafe, Fremantle
Nestled into the beautiful grounds of the Fremantle Arts Centre, Canvas Cafe is one of Freo’s best brekkie secrets. The shakshuka, served in a skillet, is a thing of beauty—two poached eggs in a 16 hour tomato sauce, fresh herbs, olives, herb butter and bread.
22. Source Foods, Highgate
Get a plate of the house smoked salmon from ethical corner cafe Source Foods—with lime caper labneh, watercress, sourdough, poached, eggs and smoked chilli oil. You two will be going steady before you know it.
23. Beaufort Local, Mount Lawley
The Beaufort Local has undergone an extreme makeover, and so has the breakfast menu. Why not start your day with a slab ‘o’ banana bread? It comes with salted caramel ice cream, butterscotch and rum sauce.
24. Rise & Grind Espresso Bar, Doubleview
Rise & Grind Espresso Bar is your next breakfast destination for you and your pooch. The breakfast pannacotta, with berry compote and fairy floss, looks almost too good to eat. Almost.
25. Lincolns 102, Highgate
Pancakes with lemon, sugar and maple butter—it’s enough to make you groan with pleasure. Just try to keep it down at local cafe Lincolns 102.
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