Fremantle Western Australia

Fremantle Food: Dining Out in Central Fremantle

Fremantle Guide

Central Fremantle offers a choice of food from all different cultures around the globe. Whatever your taste buds are in the mood for you can usually enjoy. Food ranges from fine dining to fish and chips and everything in between.

You can pick up food on the go from the many delicious bakeries and take-away food shops, there is such a variety in all locations. Dining on the Cappuccino Strip allows you to watch the world go by as you are enjoy your meal alfresco. At the many Fremantle Markets there are many choices of food both inside and out. Fishing Boat Harbour and the Waterfront are also briming over with choice of culinary dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Family friendly restaurant serving the flavours of Mexico since 1980 in the heart of the famous Freo Cappuccino Strip

As we say in Mexico Mi Casa es Su Casa - My House is your House. The Mex is a family friendly restaurant, serving up all your mexican favourites including our ever popular margaritas, delicious half-price tuesday nachos and extra especial fajitas! We offer alfresco dining in the streets of Fremantle and also a downstairs area for large bookings. Our famous cocktail bar houses a large assortment of 100 different varieties of authentic tequila, unavailable in other parts of town. We offer a relaxed and friendly atmosphere - The smile and service are guaranteed! What better way to get together, sharing a tapas plate and a margarita at The Mex! We offer a family friendly menu with something for the little amigos too! We offer a set banquet menu for groups of 8 or more people, which is great for work functions, hen's nights or Christmas parties.

The Mexican Kitchen

Everyday is a feast at Atrium Garden Restaurant. It’s all for you…at our Fremantle buffet restaurant.

Enjoy fresh seafood, crisp salads, hot international dishes, Chef’s carvery and tempting desserts at our Fremantle buffet restaurant. The modern, spacious and family-friendly restaurant is perfect for your next celebration, especially for large groups that want to indulge in a variety of dishes that is great value for money. Adults and kids will be happy with $5 unlimited soft drinks and activity packs to keep the young ones busy while you enjoy your delicious meal. Try a fresh new approach to breakfast. RISE combines the best of contemporary hotel breakfast with the latest cafe offerings and a live Chef station. Join us throughout the year to indulge in a delicious buffet meal for special occasions or make your birthday, anniversary, family reunion, graduation dinner special by booking a table for you and your family!

Atrium Garden Restaurant

Open 7 days a week, Marine Lounge Bar is the perfect spacious and stylish spot to chill out in the heart of Fremantle.

Step in for a coffee and bite to eat, or stay to enjoy the extensive range of wines, beers, spirits, cocktails, aperitifs and champagne by the glass whilst taking in the fresh air and beautiful park views on Marine Terrace in Fremantle. With its team of energetic staff, this spacious and stylish bar is the perfect spot for guests entertainment, corporate clients to catch up on emails and/or meet up with workmates for Happy Hour every day from 5pm. Feeling peckish? The Marine Lounge Bar is home to WA’s best steak sandwich which we recommend every visitor to Fremantle must-try this award-winning dish! For something lighter yet comforting kind of food, try our all times favourite Spicy WA cuttlefish or Tiger Prawns Pizza specially made for sharing.

Marine Lounge Bar

This historic pub is one of the most important sites in WA – it housed the first convicts to arrive in the state.

The Ball & Chain – off the grid & on the corner! There is always something happening at the Ball & Chain. So lose the excuses and get on in; you will be blown away with the décor, amazing team, WA’s widest range of Matilda Bay craft beer and extensive whiskey and spirit collection. Winter or Summer… the Ball & Chain is the place to visit in Fremantle. Enjoy Matilda Bay craft beer on tap. We’ve brought this iconic brand back to its home town of Fremantle in a big way, 31 years after its inception. Step into Bourbon Street – a stylish lounge area with floor to ceiling shelves loaded with the best range of whiskey brands from around the world. Feeling peckish? Our Pub Grub Menu has been hand selected to perfectly accompany your favourite craft beer or whiskey. Choose from a range of tasty food or gourmet snacks!

The Ball and Chain

Experience a warm and relaxed atmosphere at The Harbour Master, located at the Esplanade Hotel Fremantle.

The restaurant design features historic images of Fremantle Harbour and surrounds to highlight the link between the development of the city and the evolution of the Hotel site. The contemporary dinner menu celebrates the best of local produce as well as new exciting share dishes. Enjoy a pre-dinner drink in the stylish cocktail bar, serving champagne by the glass, premium spirits and tempting cocktails. Enjoy the fresh air and beautiful park views at lunch and share some delicious food with friends while you sip on a cheeky local wine or beer. Try WA's Best Steak Sandwich seven days a week! The Harbour Master's private dining room is perfect for your next celebration with friends, family, colleagues or clients. This beautiful, intimate space seats up to 27 people.

The Harbour Master

Here is a choice of some of the great places to eat in downtown Fremantle.

Central Fremantle Cuisine, Restaurants, Take Away, Lunch Bars & Eateries

Atrium Garden Restaurant
Address: Esplanade Hotel Fremantle
Corner Essex & Marine Terrace, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9432 4000
Website: Atrium Garden Restaurant

Bar Orient
39 High Street, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9336 2455
Website: Bar Orient Restaurant

Ball & Chain
46-54 Marine Terrace, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9435 1896
Website: Ball & Chain

Bathers Beach House
47 Mews Road, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9335 2911

Bengal Indian Restaurant
Old Firestation, 18 Phillimore Street
(Just 100m from the train station), Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9335 2400

10 South Terrace, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9433 1333

Bread in Common Kitchen/Bakery
43 Pakenham St, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9336 1032

Cafe 55
Address: 55 High Street West, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9336 2604

Capri Italian Restaurant 
Address: 21 South Terrace, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9335 1399

Creatures Nextdoor
Address: 42 Mews Road, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 6215 1050

Culley's Tea Rooms
116 High Street, Fremantle.
TEL: (08) 9335 1286

Gino's Cafe
1-5 South Terrace, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9336 1464

Gypsy Tapas House
Cnr Queen & High Street, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9336 7135

Haandi Indian Restaurant
Shop 19, 26/36 The Piazza, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9466 3888 or (08) 9466 3898

Ipho Vietnamese Cuisine
25 Collie St, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9335 8520

Joy Kitchen
72 Marine Terrace, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9336 6868

La Porchetta
25 Collie St, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9336 2177

Marine Lounge Bar 
Esplanade Hotel Fremantle - by Rydges   
Cnr Marine Tce & Essex St, Fremantle

TEL: (08) 9430 4010 
WebsiteMarine Lounge Bar

Mexican Kitchen
19 South Terrace, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9335 1394

Moore & Moore Cafe
46 Henry Street, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9335 8825

Moondyne Joe's Restaurant
69/73 Wray Avenue, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9430 5513
Website: Governor's Bar & Restaurant

Mother India
23 Forrest Street, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9430 4217
Website: Mother India

Norfolk Hotel
47 South Terrace (cnr Norfolk St) Fremantle. 
TEL: (08) 9335 5405. 
Website: Norfolk Hotel Restaurant

Nunzio's Restaurant
20 Essex Street, Fremantle. 
TEL: (08) 6219 5441

Old Shanghai Fremantle
4 - 6 Henderson Street, Fremantle. 
TEL: (08) 9336 7676

Pasta Addiction
10 Mouat Street, Fremantle 
TEL: (08) 9433 6900

Pink Rice
25 Collie St, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9433 5800

Pizza Bella Roma
14 South Terrace, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9335 1554

Raw Food Cafe at Fern Community Centre
Corner Montreal And High Streets, Fremantle
TEL: 0418 742 917

Sail & Anchor Brasserie
64 South Tce, Fremantle.
TEL: (08) 9431 1666
Website: Brewers Garden Cafe

Sala Thai Restaurant
22 Norfolk Street, Fremantle.
TEL: (08) 9335 7749

95 Market Street, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9335 4487

Sweetlips Fish & Chips
47/8 Mews Road, Fremantle.
TEL: (08) 9430 6902

Taka's Kitchen
6 Henderson Street, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9335 7676

Thailand Island
14 William Street, Fremantle.
TEL: (08) 9335 8003

The Attic
16 Bannister Street, Fremantle.
TEL: Mobile 0431 750 800

The Harbour Master
Rydges Esplanade Hotel, Marine Terrace, Fremantle.
TEL: (08) 9432 4881
Website: The Harbour Master

The Modern Eatery
124 High Street, Fremantle.
TEL: (08) 9335 7296

The Monk Brewery and Kitchen
33 South Terrace, Fremantle.
TEL: (08) 9336 7666

The Raw Kitchen
Shop 14 Piazza Arcade, 36 South Terrace. Fremantle.
TEL: 0432 966 933 or 0409 323 441

Victoria Cafe
E-Shed, Victoria Quay Rd, Fremantle.
TEL: (08) 9430 7558
Facebook: Victoria Cafe

Vivisen Teahouse
15 Point St, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9336 6699

Whisper Wine Bar
1/15 Essex Street, Fremantle
TEL: (08) 9335 7632

Yocal Cafe
18 Collie Street, Fremantle.
TEL: (08) 6219 5216
Facbook: Yocal Cafe

Zapfhall German Restaurant
Level 1, 14 South Terrace, Fremantle.
TEL: 1300 994 637

Market Dining in Central Fremantle:

Eat at The Fremantle Markets

Fremantle Guide

Within the Fremantle Markets there is a great choice of delicious and great value eateries all under the one roof! It's sure to suit the whole family. The Raw Kitchen, Bratwurst bar, Bodrum Kebabs, Cobz WA, Dosukoi Japanese Noddle & Bubble Tea, Fremantle Fish & Chips, Fremantle Markets Bar, Fremantle Markets Cafe, Freo Gozleme, Micheles Crepe Suzette, Saffron Bar, Srindia Spicy Food and Thai Vegetarian are all housed within the markets.
: (08) 9335 2515 Website: Fremantle Markets

International Food Court (Upmarkets)

Beside the Fremantle Markets there is an International Food Court serving a choice of around 15 different types of cuisine, all delicious! You can dine indoors or alfresco at tables intimately placed together. The atmosphere is particularly lively there on a Friday night which is late-nite shopping in Freo and at the Freo markets. It is a great place to meet groups of friends or family!

Eating at the E- Sheds Markets

eShed Guide

You can also dine at the E-Shed Markets in Victoria Quay, at the Fremantle Waterfront. The International Food Court offers a great variety of cuisine and you can enjoy both indoor dining and a picturesque alfresco alternative.  Chinese, Kebabs, traditional Australian, Japanese, Indian, Juice Bar and Crepes are all on offer.

Address: Victoria Quay, Fremantle, WA 6959
:  (08) 9430 6393
Website: E Shed Markets

Opening Times / General markets:
Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Food court open till 8:00pm

E Shed Markets also open on all public holidays from 9:00am to 5:00pm

Fishing Boat Harbour Cuisine:

Fishing Boat Harbour is a deep water harbour which has picturesque boardwalks, a lively atmosphere and plently of things to see and places to explore for people of all ages!

There is always something happening on the wharf.

There is also short stay accommodation, open ocean high-speed boat rides and luxury charter sailing tours available from the Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour.

Sometimes there are buskers or live outdoor entertainment captivating their audiences. View the statue of Bon Scott, the late lead singer of AC/DC.

Fishing Boat Harbour, Fremantle, WA

Fishing Boat Harbour Cuisine, Fremantle, WA

A working harbour

All the businesses who provide these services for you and create this friendly, lively yet relaxed atmosphere do so in the middle of a working Boat Harbour! The Fremantle Fisherman's monument is also located here.

Fishing Boat Harbour Eateries:

Cicerellos Fish’n’ChipsKailis Fish Market Cafe, Little Creatures Brewery, SweetLips Fish and Chips,Joe's Fish Shack & Char Char Bull.

Picnic in the Park:

Esplanade Park, Fremantle

Esplanade Park is the perfect place to enjoy a picnic, a takeaway or a light snack from the Carriage Cafe. There are numerous cafes in the area and healthy take away food options to make up your own favourite lunch and picnic in style under the magnificant Norfolk Pine trees.

Within the park there is a well equipped children’s playpark which sprawls over quite a large area with some unique playthings. Park benches and plenty of shade make this a great place to spend a few hours.

The Carriage Cafe, is an old converted railway carriage where you can get delicious light meals and great coffee.

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