Victoria Park / East Vic Park

Pietro Gelateria

  • When:8-4 Mon, 8-9 Tues-Thurs, 8-10 Fri, 10-10 Sat, 12-9 Sun
  • Where:Shop 16B, 789 Albany Hwy East Vic Park
  • Web:www.pietrogelateria.com
  • Good for:a sweet treat in a beautifully designed space.

Pietro Gelateria is a slice of Sicily in the heart of East Vic Park. Make your choice from classic and modern gelato and sorbet flavours, made fresh on the premises everyday. Read full review

Nosh Gourmet Food & Gifts

  • When:10-7 Mon-Wed, 10-9 Thurs-Sat, 10-4 Sun & Public Holidays
  • Where:842 Albany Hwy East Vic Park
  • Tel:6161 2969
  • Web:noshgourmet.com.au

Specialising in WA made produce, Nosh Gourmet Food & Gifts is an excellent choice when shopping for those hard-to-buy-for friends. The team at Nosh put together hampers of high quality edible goodies as well as complimentary items like cookbooks, tea pots and more. Read full review

Doghouse Cafe

  • When:Mon-Fri 6-3, Sat 7-3
  • Where:158 Orrong Rd Lathlain
  • Tel:9470 2369
  • Good for:picking up a tray of doughnuts for afternoon tea at home.

Doghouse is one of Perth’s best kept secrets. The drive through doughnut and hot dog shop is a long standing favourite amongst local tradies and you’ll soon be hooked too. Read full review

Harvest Espresso

  • When:Mon-Sun 7-4
  • Where:629 Albany Hwy Victoria Park
  • Web:www.harvestespresso.com.au
  • Good for:individual, homemade tarts that are to die for.

Harvest Espresso owners Catherine and Roland have poured their hearts into this tiny little café. Sandwiched between Vic Park’s car yards and specialty shops, Harvest is a breath of fresh air with their seasonal menu and good coffee. Read full review

The Precinct

  • When:730am - 12am Mon-Fri, 8am - 12am Sat, 8am - 10pm Sun
  • Where:834 Albany Highway East Vic Park
  • Tel:9355 2880
  • Web:theprecinctvicpark.com.au
  • Good for:A coffee in the morning or bite to eat in the evening time, all delivered in a sleek setting.

Don’t forget when you’re enjoying your turkey wings and skirt steak how hard the folks behind The Precinct have worked to get it to you. Read full review

 

Mane Liquor

  • When:10am til late Mon-Sun
  • Where:237 Great Eastern Hwy Belmont
  • Good for:Perth's largest selection of local, imported and rare beers.

Out of all the truths in the world, this one is up there with the truest. The boys at the helm of Mane Liquor know their beer. You mightn’t expect one of Perth’s biggest selection of local, imported and rare beers to be found on the main drag in from the airport, but the range is truly unbelievable. Read full review

Crow Books

  • When:10-9 Mon-Thurs, 10-10 Fri, 9-10 Sat, 9-9 Sun
  • Where:900 Albany Hwy East Victoria Park
  • Tel:9472 9737
  • Web:www.crowbooks.com.au
  • Good for:alternative titles and independent publications.

Specialising in alternative and independent titles, Crow Books offers a range of publications that you’re not likely to come across in your run of the mill store. Read full review

 

The Prophet Lebanese Cafe

  • Where:907 Albany Hwy, East Victoria Park
  • Tel:9361 1101
  • Good for:deliciously morish Lebanese cuisine.

The Prophet is without a doubt one of Perth’s best restaurants. For such incredible meals you’d expect a hefty price tag, but this little gem of a restaurant is set up in a small space with prices that match its size. Read full review

 

Woven and Willow

  • When:9-530 Mon-Wed, Fri, 9-9 Thurs, 9-5 Sat, 11-5 Sun
  • Where:Shop 53 Park Centre Shopping Centre, 789 Albany Hwy East Victoria Park
  • Tel:9361 3011
  • Good for:women's fashion, particularly the beautiful accessories.

The Imp

  • When:7am-10pm Mon-Sun
  • Where:863 Albany highway, East vic park
  • Tel:9361 2600
  • Web:www.theimp.com.au
  • Good for:excellent coffee and tasty tapas worth crossing the causeway for.

You’d be forgiven for not venturing out to East Vic Park all that often, but if you haven’t already discovered the tantalising delights of cool café, The Imp, then you’d better not put it off for too much longer. Read full review