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Whether you’re making base in the heart of the famous Freo Cappuccino Strip, or appreciating the sea air from Elizabeth Quay, we give you TEN OF THE BEST of Perth and Fremantle. Be it restaurants, bars, pubs, cafes, or something a little different, we have you covered.

Here’s a rundown of some of the best venues to visit for your fix of all things nice. 

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10. Sail & Anchor – Pub

A favourite for the locals of Fremantle, serving reasonably priced food and a wide selection of craft beers. The lower and upper levels allow you to settle in and appreciate everyday life whilst looking over the historic markets.  

Claim to Fame:

  • Ideal Spot to People Watch
  • Huge Balcony 
  • Centrally Located on the Cappuccino Strip

Located at: 64 South Terrace, Fremantle WA 6160
Website: sailandanchor.com.au

9. The Lucky Shag – Bar

Awesome waterfront views serving pub grub with a decent selection of drinks in relaxed surroundings. Go for the Chilli Mussels or the Fish & Chips to embrace the riverside location. 

Claim to Fame:

  • Decked Riverfront Terrace
  • Reasonable Cost
  • Casual Vibe

Located at: Ferry Route Barrack St Jetty, Riverside Dr, Perth WA 6000
Website: Luckyshagbar.com.au

Wine glasses cheers

8. Holmes & Co – Bar

Laid back coffee bar hidden in an old laneway of Perth CBD. Take in the live music, or for a softer approach grab one of the many classic board games on offer.

Claim to Fame:

  • Stylish Venue
  • Speciality Coffee
  • Relaxed Atmosphere

Located at: 329 Murray St, Perth WA 6000
Website: Holmesandco.com.au

Coffee

7. Side Door Barbeque – Restaurant

True American style BBQ with specialist range of side dishes that you won’t stop ordering. 

Claim to Fame:

  • Unique Dining Experience 
  • Authentic Atmosphere
  • Fantastic Meat

Located at: 497- 499 Beaufort Street, WA 6003
Website: Sidedoorbbq.com.au

Burgers and chips dinner

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6. Fremantle Markets – Public Markets

Over 150 stalls showcasing the best in fresh local produce, organic foods and independent eateries inside this beautiful iconic market.

Claim to Fame:

  • Home Brewed Coffee
  • Federation Architecture
  • Busking Musicians

Located at: South Terrace & Henderson St, Fremantle WA 6160
Website: Fremantlemarkets.com.au

Fremantle Markets

5. The Monk – Restaurant

Independent brewery serving craft beers and global dishes made using local produce, plus a bright exterior that nobody can miss.

Claim to Fame:

  • Wood Panelled Dining Room
  • Home Brews
  • Centrally Located on the Cappuccino Strip 

Located at: 33 South Terrace, Fremantle WA 6160
Website: Themonk.com.au

Meze platter with wine

4. Ball & Chain – Pub

Having originally housed the first 75 convicts in Fremantle on 1 June 1850, this is now a stylish pub with an upbeat atmosphere. Inside, chill out in the quiet bourbon lounge with a floor-to-ceiling spirit library, or catch some sun outside and people watch in the beer garden overlooking the greenery of Esplanade Park.

Claim to Fame:

  • Sporting Venue
  • Weekly Quiz
  • Cheap Eats

Located at: 46-54 Marine Terrace &, Collie St, Fremantle WA 6160
Website: hotelesplanadefremantle.com/ball-and-chain

Bourbon bottles in a bar

3. Mexican Kitchen – Restaurant

A family-friendly and seriously colourful Tex Mex restaurant, boasting an impressive range of Tequilas. Expect a vibrant atmosphere and be ready for a serious fun time. A Margarita or two will not disappoint either.  

Claim to Fame:

  • Over 100 Tequilas
  • Traditional Cuisine
  • Centrally Located on the Cappuccino Strip

Located at: 19 South Terrace, Fremantle WA 6160
Website: Mexicankitchen.com.au

Mexican dinner food

2. Duck Duck Bruce – Cafe

Quirky cafe serving delicious breakfast and lunch options, with some very imaginative names for each dish. The staff will go out of their way to accommodate you, and the selection of coffees on hand may see you returning the following day. It’s truly everything you’d want from a cafe, and then a little bit more. 

Claim to Fame:

  • Dog-Friendly Garden
  • Stylish Decor
  • Banging Coffee 

Located at: 18 Collie St, Fremantle WA 6160
Website: Duckduckbruce.com.au

Brunch meal

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1. Little Creatures – Brewery

Huge industrial building situated on a former crocodile farm, serving some of the best craft beer in Australia. The must visit site in Fremantle if you’re passionate about good food and awesome brews. You can even hire bikes from here to visit the other places on our list. What more could you want?   

Claim to Fame:

  • Brewery Tours
  • Take Away Craft Beers
  • Excellent Pizza

Located at: 40 Mews Rd, Fremantle WA 6160
Website: littlecreatures.com.au

Beers with dinner

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There you have it! We spent a decent amount of time eating and drinking our way around Western Australia, so we came to love both Perth and Fremantle.

Have you been here? What are some of your best places to go to in Perth and Fremantle? Let us know!

Psst! Why not read more from us about Perth and Fremantle? Or, if you’re heading out on the open road, take a look at our pick of the best roadtrips from Perth here.

Cheers, all the best.

Sam and Kez x

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