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Straits Cafe

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Fusion, Australian, Grill, Gluten Free Options
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40 The Esplanade | Rendezvous Hotel Perth, Scarborough, Stirling, Western Australia 6019, Australia
+61 8 9340 5746
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06:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 06:30 - 21:00
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a couple of dinners here during a 2 week stay in Scarborough and both were great. Restaurant is indoor but overlooks the beach and had lovely views of the sunsets. Menu had plenty of choice, food was good and staff were really friendly and efficient. Prices were pretty much the same as other local restaurants.

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Thank AndrewP_11
Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

not somewhere you would take the kids. more a couples place. Great food. very tasty and good service

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Thank jules_w68
Perth, Australia
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Because Scarborough Beach is under construction/refurbishment, the Straits Café is not easily accessible. However, the staff are marvellous and this is one restaurant offering affordable food and terrific service. Park your car nearby and walk. It will be worth it!

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Thank trisha109
Perth, Australia
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102 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went at lunch time on a Saturday. It was almost empty, but the views were great except for the building site between us and the sea. We selected a couple of share platters, one meat and one seafood and they were both excellent.

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Thank pducane
Perth, Australia
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to the previous incarnation of this restaurant at the Rendezvous hotel and it was OK but nothing special. I didn't know what to expect and was pleasantly surprised by the revamped style of the restaurant. The decor was much improved, the food was very good and the view of the sun setting on the ocean was amazing. We... More 

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Thank billsie2015
Capel
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a chance to try the smorgasbord which was an Indian theme, adored it and wanted to keep tasting it. Also did a a carte and the service and food was top quality, had a young German waiter who took pride in his work

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Thank 998lesleyj
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a room at the hotel and didn't give much thought to the associated restaurant. We where pleasantly surprised with the service and quality of the food. We finished our stay with the continental breakfast the next morning to double check how good it was. We will definitely be back!

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Thank Paul O
Perth, Australia
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food felt it was a pre mix powder (scrambled eggs) while the mushrooms and tomato was beyond bland. The sausages seemed cheap and very dry - was not able to eat any of my food - it was left on the table.

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Thank ZeljkaVladic
Melbourne, Australia
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81 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed buffet breakfast every morning during our stay. Had a wide variety of food to choose from. Cereals, pancakes, bacon, eggs, mushrooms, tomatoes, croissants, fresh fruit & more. Also most importantly for me coffee. Great view of Scarborough Beach as we enjoyed our food.

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Thank GoranYag70
South East England, United Kingdom
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442 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

5* = food 3* = service 1* = atmosphere & environment Delicious food that was hard to fault. Service that lacked warmth and character. And we felt that we were dining in the middle of the hotel foyer. Lighting is 'stark'... A shame because we wouldn't choose to return despite at $120 it representing some of the best value we've... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fusion, Australian, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 The Esplanade | Rendezvous Hotel Perth, Scarborough, Stirling, Western Australia 6019, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Stirling  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9340 5746

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?