Food & drink guide

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Aurelia's Ice Creamery & Cafe

Aurelia's Ice Creamery & Cafe was formally known as Bob food corner or the Overpass Ice creamery is a family business. Renown for it's great ice cream and home made sausage rolls.

Location: 85 The Esplanade, Esperance
Hours: Open 7 Days 6am - 6pm
Phone: (08) 9072 0002

Bay of Isles Lunch Bar

Hot food and fresh rolls ready made or made to your liking. Open 4am Monday to Friday!

Location: 21 Norseman Rd, Castletown
Hours: Mon - Fri 4am - 2.30pm
Phone: (08) 9071 1084

Bean Break

Quality Coffee on the Move! Come & try our extensive range of coffees, teas and iced drinks. Perfectly situated for summer, right across from the ocean.

Location: Seafront Caravan Park
Hours: Open 7 days 7am - 3pm

Big Bob's Kitchen

Big Bob’s Kitchen is the newest home of deliciousness in Esperance.

Location: 81 Pink Lake Road, Esperance
Hours: Open 7 Days 11am - 8pm
Phone: (08) 9097 0146

Brown Sugar Cafe

Cafe situated right in the heart of Esperance.

Location: 94 Dempster Street, Esperance
Hours: Mon - Fri 7.45am - 4pm, Sat & Sun 8am - 12pm
Phone: (08) 9072 1805

Castletown Fish & Chips

Fish and chips cooked with fresh local fish. Fresh local seafood also available.

Location: 67 Goldfields Rd, Castletown
Hours: Tues - Sun 4pm - 8.30pm Mon Closed
Phone: (08) 9071 3261

Coffee Cat

Life's too short to drink bad coffee ;-)

Location: Tanker Jetty Headland
Hours: Mon - Fri 7am - 2pm

Condingup Tavern

The best secret on the south coast.

Location: Cnr Eyre & Parish Sts, Condingup
Hours: Sun - Thurs 8am - 9pm Fri & Sat 8am - 10pm
Phone: (08) 9076 6024

Curry Palace Indian Restaurant

Curry Palace has a huge mouth-watering selection authentic indian food.

Location: 1 Mills Place, West Beach
Hours: Mon - Thurs 5pm - 9pm, Fri - Sun 5pm - 9.30pm
Phone: (08) 9071 4622

Downtown Espresso Bar

Downtown is the street front sister store to the Coffee Cat van.

Location: Shop 1, 94c Dempster St
Hours: Mon - Fri 7.30 - 4pm Sat 8.45am -12pm Sun Closed
Phone: 0438 920 971

Esperance Bay Yacht Club

The Esperance Bay Yacht Club is located on the southern coast of Western Australia, just west of the Great Australian Bight and has the Recherche Archipelago on its doorstep.

Hours: Friday's from 5.30pm
Phone: (08) 9071 3323

Esperance Bird & Animal Park

Enjoy a meal and drinks while viewing our Aquarium and Lizard Displays. A huge range of meals available plus $10 all day breakfast! Read The Tide’s review here.

Location: 49 Coolgardie-Esperance Hwy, Gibson
Hours: Fri - Mon 9am - 4pm Thurs 9am - 3pm Tues & Wed Closed
Phone: (08) 9076 1067

Esperance French Hot Bread Shop

Baking since 1990’s, Esperance French Hot Bread Shop serves hot pies, sausage rolls, coffee, Chinese buffet, sushi, sandwiches, rolls, savouries, birthday cakes & most importantly desserts.

Location: 85 Dempster St, Esperance
Hours: Mon - Fri 5.30am - 5.30pm Sat & Sun 5.30am - 4pm
Phone: (08) 9071 7705

Esperance Motor Hotel

Open for meals 7 days a week.

Location: 14 Andrew St, Esperance

Phone: 08) 9071 1555

Fish Face

Fishface strive Australian seafood to a casual dining experience, simply executing natural flavours. More than just fish & chips, although we offer that with a smile :)

Location: 1 James Street, Esperance
Hours: Tues - Fri 11.30am - 8.30pm Sat & Sun 4.30pm - 8.30pm Closed Mondays
Phone: (08) 9071 1601

Gibson Soak

We are a friendly pub 26kms north of Esperance come down for a cold beer and a hot feed.

Location: Coolgardie-Esperance Highway, Gibson

Phone: (08) 9075 4020

Xing's Sushi & Noodle Bar

Previously known as Kung Fu Noodle. Our favourite local noodle bar! Open 7 days a week.

Location: 6 Andrew St, Esperance
Hours: Sun - Thurs 11am - 9.30pm Fri & Sat 11.30am - 10pm
Phone: (08) 9071 5826

Loose Goose

The Loose Goose Bar & Restaurant is Esperance's premium dining experience.

Location: 9A Andrew Street, Esperance
Hours: Mon - Sat 4pm - Midnight Sun 4pm - 10pm
Phone: (08) 9071 2320

Lucky Bay Brewing

Lucky Bay Brewing makes craft beers that are truly local. Coming from the heart of the barley producing region in Western Australia's south east, Esperance's Lucky Bay Brewing is part of the local farming community.

Location: Lot 16 Barook Rd (Pink Lake), Esperance
Hours: Mon - Fri 2pm - 5pm Sat & Sun 11am - 3pm
Phone: 0447 631 115

Lucky Bean Cafe

Deliciously located on Lucky Bay Beach in the beautiful Cape Le Grand National Park. Join us on the beach, sit back with a coffee and soak up the amazing views.

Location: Lucky Bay, Cape Le Grand
Hours: Winter - Saturday's at Tanker Jetty

Ocean Blues

Ocean Blues Café & Restaurant has a family friendly environment with views of the newly developed foreshore right outside the window.

Location: 19 The Esplanade, Esperance
Hours: Open 7am every day
Phone: (08) 9071 7107

Onshore Deli & Cafe

An exciting new eating experience, bringing Italian and European foods to Esperance! Free NBN with any purchase.
Children welcome. Great customer service. 

Location: 105 Dempster Street, Esperance
Hours: Mon - Fri 7am - 4pm Sat 7am - 1pm Sun Closed
Phone: (08) 9055 3006

Pier Hotel

Situated on the Esplanade over looking the beautiful sun swept beaches of Esperance, the Pier Hotel is a great place for dinner, a quick lunch, social club events, a meeting place or a late night out.

Location: 105 Dempster Street, Esperance
Hours: Lunch 11.30am - 2pm Dinner 5.30pm - 9pm 7 days a week
Phone: (08) 9071 1777

Seasons Restaurant

At Seasons Restaurant, the refined atmosphere, the attentive yet unobtrusive service and superb cuisine are sure to make a memorable dining experience.

Location: 44-46 The Esplanade, Esperance
Hours: 6pm - 9pm Daily
Phone: (08) 9071 1999


A local fav s’juice offers fresh Fruit & Veg Juices & Smoothies with healthy snax-Bircher Muesli, Fruit Kebabs, Olive Oil Popcorn & Fruit Icypoles.

Location: Tanker Jetty Headland
Hours: Tues-Fri 9am-4pm Sat-Sun 9am-3pm
Phone: 0403 618 388

Taylor St Quarters

Coffee, cocktails, fine wine and great food with a view.

Location: 1 Taylor Street, Esperance
Hours: Tues - Fri 9am - Late Sat & Sun 8am - Late
Phone: 0457 232 039

Yirri Grove

Nestled at the edge of the olive groves is the Yirri Grove Restaurant and Farm Shop. Our olives are handpicked, processed and bottled on the property.

Location: 1544 Fisheries Road, Myrup
Hours: Fri - Mon 10am - 4pm
Phone: 0407 257 255