A city known for its sun-drenched landscapes, Perth is an urban city balanced against its surrounding natural beauty. As fate would have it, there are plenty of cafes and eateries take complement this scenery by offering a veritable smorgasbord of organic food. Here are some examples of such places you should check out the next time you’re in the neighbourhood:
26 Montreal St, Fremantle WA 6160, Australia
If you’re an ardent fan of greenery and being surrounded by a garden never fails to make you smile, then this café is perfect for you. Aside from the curated menu of wholesome food, Heaven Raw Café also offers classes and workshops. Tucked away from the main streets, you can find this hidden gem in the Freemantle Environmental Resource Network (FERN) community garden on Montreal Street. Vegan options for burgers, falafel, quiche and more are available at this earth-friendly establishment.
217 Railway Parade, Maylands WA 6051, Australia
With a vision of providing better food for people to enjoy better health, this café is living proof that a plant-based diet can be both exciting and vibrant. Beyond being organic and vegan-friendly, their varied menu also incorporates some very interesting offerings that can be enjoyed at any time of the day. For those with a sweet tooth, this café has yummy sweet treats such as Cocowhip, which is a hazelnut fudge chunk. Kombucha fans will be absolutely delighted to know that they serve Hibiscus and Rose Kombucha tea that is sure to provide you with the gut-healing buzz.
3. Peko Peko
1/172 St Brigids Terrace Doubleview, WA 6018
24 Hislop Road, Attadale, WA 6156
59 Dunn Bay Road, Dunsborough, WA 6281
More than just an adorable and catchy name, Peko Peko serves rice paper rolls and sushi – perfect for those with a passion for Japanese and Asian food. With a wide variety of innovative dipping sauces to spice up your meal, you are likely to keep going for more. If you are craving for some hot food, try the curries or soup. This popular café also provides catering services for in-house meals or special occasions.
132 High St, Fremantle WA 6160, Australia
Nestled in an alley on High Street, this beautiful café is unique in its operating hours – no more than 6 hours and only on weekdays! If you are keen on getting your daily vegetarian food fix from the Juicy Beetroot, be sure to place your order between the hours of 10AM (11AM on Fridays) – 1PM. While the official closing time is at 4PM, they typically sell out by noon! Fresh vegetarian food such as salads and curries at wallet-friendly prices; it’s hardly a surprise!
181A High St, Fremantle WA 6160, Australia
The Raw Kitchen is an expansion of YogaLab, with both establishments sharing the mission of enriching the human spirit through their respective practices. As a zero-waste store, this café prides itself in leading the community to dine healthily and work towards sustainable living. As its name suggests, half of their food offerings are raw while the rest features cooked plant-based food such as beetroot ravioli with kimchi. Their dishes are incredibly nutrient-dense, making them more than just being tasty and Instagram-worthy.
Give any of these fab eateries a visit the next time you feel like a having a meal that pleases your body the same way the Sunshine State does your eyes! Better yet, make full use of the extra hours of daylight and do a little café-hopping of your own to ramp up the whole experience!