All posts tagged: fine dining

The Old Crow Weekend Breakfasts

The Old Crow is one of the hottest cafés in Perth right now, you’ll find them in Northbridge, near the Tuck Shop. They haven’t been around for long, but they’ve built up quite a reputation for amazing food and drinks. Their introduction of breakfasts is a recent phenomenon, and some thing you’ll only be able to partake of on weekends. The cafe itself is lovely and light, it just exudes good vibes for a Sunday morning. The openness of the cafe and the wood furnishing just add to it’s charm. We were seated and served promptly, we arrived early to ensure we were able to get a table, but other more organised foodies were smart enough to book ahead. As always we started our breakfast with lattes. Despite their appearance the coffees were fantastic. They had a rich flavour and were the perfect temperature. We were happy to order more as takeaway when we left, and as they were equally enjoyable, the Old Crow will be added to the list of those cafés that pass …

No 4 Blake Street

Tucked away in a quiet patch of suburbia, you guessed it – on Blake Street, this cafe boasts a sophisticated interior and equally sophisticated menu. We visited for breakfast after some excellent urbanspoon reviews and hearing about their chocolate garden. We were immediately greeted by an immaculately presented waiter and chose to sit outside to enjoy the sunshine. The other clientele were relaxed and well dressed, we felt a little out of place when a gorgeous statuesque woman a table over casually discussed her new Gucci bag, but if anything the fact we can co-exist in the same venue is a recommendation of itself for No 4 Blake Street. We ordered coffees while we perused the menu, and were served promptly. The coffees were a little hot and not particularly flavoursome, but then we weren’t expecting anything beyond the ordinary from their coffee. We also tried a juice, watermelon, apple and orange. It was light and fresh with a bit of a zing to it. The serving size was good though now I’m hooked on …