Afternoon Tea

Barrett’s Bread

  • When:630-530 Mon-Fri, 630-4 Sat, 630-3 Sun
  • Where:19 Broadway Nedlands
  • Tel:9389 6404
  • Good for:freshly baked bread and tasty, gourmet sandwiches.

Supplying a large chunk of Perth’s cafe’s and restaurant’s with daily freshly baked bread, Barrett’s is the local bakery that you wish was at the end of your street. With a simple fit out, Barrett’s serves up a large variety of baked breads, which are all baked on the premises. Read full review

Beaufort Local

  • When:7am-10pm, Mon-Sun
  • Where:488-492 Beaufort St Highgate
  • Tel:9328 6299
  • Good for:a warming meal morning, noon and night.

Previously known as the Beaufort Street Merchant, Beaufort Local is an expanded version of the popular brasserie, with added garden bar. It continues to be one of the best restaurants on the Mt Lawley-Highgate strip Read full review


  • When:7-5 Mon-Fri, 7-330pm Sat
  • Where:349 Rokeby Rd Subiaco
  • Tel:9381 2841
  • Good for:the tastiest, homemade, Mediterranean inspired cakes.

This small, sensational, humming little café is the work of Despina and Brian Tanner who have mashed southern Mediterranean influences into one of the most loved spots in Perth. Read full review

Chicho Gelato

  • When:12-10 Mon-Wed, 12-11 Thur-Sat, 11-10 Sun
  • Where:180 William St Northbridge
  • Good for:a sweet treat to fuel a day exploring Northbridge.

This William Street gelateria is heaven on earth. After starting off with a sweet as pie gelato cart (which still does the rounds), Chicho Gelato have set up the most exquisite ice cream shop you can imagine. Read full review

Choux Cafe

  • When:7-5 Mon- Fri, 7-230 Sat, 7-1230 Sun
  • Where:93 Shenton Rd Swanbourne
  • Tel:9385 4227
  • Good for:catering your crafternoon tea and filling the picnic basket.

No baguette is ever going to be as good as the ones freshly torn and squished with brie in your Parisien pied-à-terre, but at home in Perth you can’t go past the masterful breads and cakes from this top-notch patisserie. Read full review

Chu Bakery

  • When:7-4 Tues-Sun
  • Where:498 William St Highgate
  • Good for:picking up a fresh loaf and a coffee too.

Chu is an old school style bakery with modern charm. Expect to find freshly baked loaves alongside sweet treats: doughnuts, croissants, canellés and more. Read full review

Collodel Ice Cream & Sorbet

  • When:Tues-Sun 10-530
  • Where:30 Haynes St Kalamunda
  • Tel:6293 1463
  • Good for:an old fashioned ice cream sundae.

Collodel is one of the best creameries in Perth, with ice cream, sorbet and frozen yoghurt made fresh on the premises. Drawing on the traditional method from Northern Italy to make their top notch treats, they offer a small selection of classic flavours executed perfectly. Read full review


Corica Pastries

  • Where:106 Aberdeen St Northbridge
  • Tel:9328 8196
  • Good for:absolutely delicious Italian style pastries and cakes to take away.

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


  • When:8-330 Mon-Sat
  • Where:71B Princess Rd Nedlands
  • Tel:6389 1001
  • Good for:baked goods that are more than just the run of the mill, café offerings.

This café is much loved by its locals – on any given day there will be a group of mums and dads catching up for coffee and cake after dropping their kids at school, there will be those who work nearby choosing Feast for a quick business meeting Read full review

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