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The Imp, Vic Park

A local favourite, the Imp is well known for their great coffee and food, and their narrow little store on Albany Highway. The cafe is all wood and sleek lines with a rustic edge. They play good tunes in a cool but somehow still welcoming location. The coffee here was enjoyable, a nice flavour and creamy but without that knockout punch of a really good brew. Our first dish was the heuvos rancheros. We love a good Mexican breakfast and this didn’t disappoint. It had a nice kick to it and a real creaminess from the feta and guacamole. It’s hard to go wrong with eggs, tortillas, beans, feta and guacamole! Lucky for us they offered french toast with a berry coulis and maple syrup, we added bacon, just because… Bacon. The coulis was wonderful, fresh and flavourful, it made the maple syrup completely unnecessary. The toast was thick with a soft centre and a nice flavour, it would have gone well with an added creamy element, a mascarpone or chantilly just to cut through …