ABOUT CAFÉ ISTHMUS

Café Isthmus is positioned high on the isthmus between the sparkling Indian Ocean and the magnificent Swan River in North Fremantle. A light and classic space designed by the team at Michael and Hamish, Café Isthmus offers customers a unique, tranquil environment to sit back and enjoy some of life’s simple pleasures.

Sit side by side overlooking Rottnest Island whilst enjoying a casual Breakfast. Catch up with a long lost acquaintance over lunch and watch the passing parade of boats along the Swan River. A place to find a quiet moment, gather your thoughts, centre yourself. Indulge, Relax, Experience.

FOOD AND COFFEE

Sharing our passion for fine food and amazing coffee is what we do best.

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LOCATION

A unique location means you can indulge and relax within sight of both the Indian Ocean and the Swan River.

EXPERIENCE

Unwind, relax and enjoy the ever changing view in your new favourite place for coffee. Sit back, indulge. There’s no rush.

TAKE AWAY MENU

Choose from selection in display cabinet. Many of our regular menu items are also available to take away, our staff will be happy to assist you with your selection. Selection will vary daily as we source seasonal produce and continue to discover new and exciting ingredients and recipes. Below is a taster of what may be available.

SWEET SELECTION

Muffins – Daily flavour
Breakfast Jars – Oats, Chia Seeds, Cinnamon, Cacao Nibs and Goji Berries soaked in coconut water served with berries and yogurt.

Croissants
Croissant – filled with buffalo mozzarella, sundried tomato and English spinach
GF Brownies
Escargo
Banana Bread
Honey Cake
Flourless Orange Cake
Raw Delights from our friends at Raw Out Loud

SAVOURY SELECTION

Muffins – Daily Flavour
Sandwiches
Bacon, Egg, Spinach, Relish, Cream Cheese
Chicken, Avocado and Quinoa Tabouleh
Sausage Rolls (daily rotation)
Moroccan Lamb
Pork and Fennel
Thai Chicken
Pies (daily rotation)
Chicken and White Wine
Beef and Mushroom

COFFEE & TEA

Our passionate team have great pleasure crafting your favourite cup from our range of carefully selected speciality coffees and teas.

Whether you’re a lover of coffee or tea you can expect a sensory journey in every cup.

Alongside your old familiar favourites there will always be some exciting new discoveries to be made as we share our ongoing journey with you.

Currently showcasing our selections from Code Black, one of Melbourne’s finest artisan coffee roasters.

 

OUR HAMPERS

Let us help you create the perfect box of treats. Whether it’s to enjoy a little secluded picnic, take out on your private boat or a special gift for a friend we can put together the perfect selection of items for you. Choose your own selection of items. Some examples:

BREAKFAST FOR TWO

  • BREAKFAST FOR 2
  • CROISSANTS With preserves or ham & cheese
  • BREAKFAST JARS Our healthy jars of oats, chia seeds, cinnamon, cacao nibs and goji berries soaked in coconut water served with berries and yogurt.
  • DRINK Coffee or juice

LUNCH FOR TWO

  • LUNCH FOR TWO
  • SELECTION OF TWO SAVOURY ITEMS Steak Sandwiches, Bagels or Pastries
  • And
  • CHEESE Pate and Crackers
  • ONE SWEET ITEM Lemon meringue pie, salted caramel tart or chocolate brownie
  • DRINK Coffee or Juice

DUSK DELIGHTS

  • CHEESE BOARD SELECTION FOR TWO
  • Choose from our Blue Cow Cheese selection including crackers.
  • A LITTLE SOMETHING SWEET
  • Lemon meringue pie, salted caramel tart or chocolate brownie
  • DRINK
  • Coffee or Juice

We’ll pop in those little extras to finish off your hamper. Napkins, cutlery, perhaps a couple of tealight candles if romance is in the air. We’ll even include a map of our favourite picnic spots within walking distance of the café. We truly want to share this fantastic location with you.

Contact

Café Isthmus accepts table bookings. Customers are also welcome on a walk-in basis. We are happy to answer your enquiries if you wish to complete the information below.

Parking

Parking is a breeze with plenty of free street parking bays located along McCabe Street just a short stroll from Cafe Isthmus. Check us out on Google Maps to see parking locations on McCabe Street. There are also free undercover parking bays at the rear of the Taskers complex – just turn in to the complex (Taskers Place) and drive down the cobbled laneway. There is a  two level car park sign posted “visitors parking”.

For those wanting a quick grab and go takeaway there are two 15 minute pull in bays located at the front of the building.

Cafe Isthmus is also easily accessible via public transport with buses running regularly along Stirling Highway and the North Fremantle Train Station a leisurely 12 minutes walk away.  We can also be accessed via the river side cycle pathway and footpaths.

Opening hours

Monday  6.30am–3pm

Tuesday  6.30am–3pm

Wednesday  6.30am–3pm

Thursday  6.30am–3pm

Friday  6.30am–3pm

Saturday  6.30am–3pm

Sunday  8.00am–2pm

YOU CAN FIND US HERE

Café Isthmus,
9 McCabe Street,
North Fremantle 6159

Open from 6.30am daily