Cafe 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, Cafe 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.

Cafe Isthmus accepts table bookings. Customers are also welcome on a walk-in basis. Come in and check out our new spring menu!


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



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


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


Cafe Isthmus welcomes 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. You can also send us a text on 0418192548


Cafe Isthmus is located at the front of the Taskers Falcon Apartments at 9 McCabe Street North Fremantle.

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

Cafe Isthmus will be closed from mid-day 24 December and will reopen on 10 January 2018

Monday 6.30am–3pm

Tuesday 6.30am–3pm

Wednesday 6.30am–8pm

Thursday 6.30am–3pm

Friday 6.30am–3pm

Saturday 7.00am–3pm

Sunday 7.00am–2pm


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