French inspired cakes and tea at James Street Bakery Geelong review

Reading time: 2 mins • Skip to: Rating  •  Contact Details • James Street Bakery Geelong is a french infused bakery-cafe right in the heart of Geelong. Ben works the coffee machine, alongside his mum Helen who is a part owner with Aunty Trish. It’s one of the original spots for coffee in James Street’s recent revival, […]

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A great waterfront alternative: Down the Alley Geelong review

Reading time: 2 mins • Skip to: Rating  •  Contact Details • For cafe lovers that want a great coffee on the waterfront, Down the Alley Geelong is the place to be. Hidden away down the side of Edgewater across from the Novotel (which would explain the name), Ben and Christina have injected their own personalities into […]

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All vegetarian menu & beans roasted on-site! – The Usual Suspects Torquay review

Reading time: 2 mins • Skip to: Rating  •  Contact Details • The Usual Suspects Torquay is the result of something that started with a garage in Gilbert Street, a 1kg roaster, some green beans and a curious mind. From there it’s grown into the cafe that Ange and Ross had dreamt about for years. They waited […]

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A refuge from the rush of Westfield – Launch Espresso and Kitchen Geelong review

Reading time: 2 mins • Skip to: Rating  •  Contact Details • Jamie, Jerry and John believe in equality. The right of every man, woman and child in Geelong to have access to high quality specialty coffee (OK maybe not the kids) and incredible burgers, no matter where they happen to be shopping. It’s that driving force […]

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The heritage restoration of an old Butcher at it’s best – Blue Door Espresso Geelong review

Reading time: 2 mins • Skip to: Rating  •  Contact Details • Pakington Street’s rise to become the cultural centre of Geelong has been widely celebrated, however there’s a dark side to that story as well. For years, many of the beautiful corner shops dotted along Pakington Street’s periphery have been overshadowed and left unviable. The heritage listed […]

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Bring your sombrero- Box Office Geelong review

Reading time: 2 mins • Skip to: Rating  •  Contact Details • Box Office Geelong is reminiscent of that surprise laneway street food find that you weren’t expecting to come across as you traversed off the beaten track travelling Asia or South America. In the late afternoon the sun beams in through the gaps of the makeshift […]

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