The Kitchen - Elstenwick @ Friday, March 22, 2013
"Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love."
- That's the recipe for coffee, according to the utterly French statesman Talleyrand (1754-1838).
Introducing my favourite local cafe, a great spot to grab a coffee with a friend or with a good book. Interestingly I only ever go here on weekdays. Weekends are for le beau and work.
Can you spot what's strange about this picture?
That's new. I didn't know they did pizza.
Though I've never bought anything but mochas here.
Anyone got suggestions for anti-glare in pictures?
I've just realized that guy looks familiar, it's possible I know him.
The menu is small, but there's always cake on the counter
and take-away meals in the fridge. They also do salads.
Coffee's always 3.50, which is as cheap as it gets.
I love the mochas here, chocolaty but not too sweet.
Deco. On the right shelf, 3rd row, I spy Stephanie Alexander's book.
Cake anyone? When I used to go here a lot they only had the white one,
which is Banana & Coconut. The Brown is Choc & Beetroot and Dark Brown
is Date & Walnut. I was going to buy this but forgot, plus I didn't check ahead
to ask what day they're made on.
Not looking so fresh today, but usally the flowers are fresh.
I love how they always have flowers in glass bottles.
Once they had forget-me-nots.
As I've never been here before with my DSLR I may have taken too many pictures, that and no one else has done a blog review on 'The Kitchen' yet, perhaps because it's a small local cafe that even people working down the road don't known about it. ;) But if you are in town I do recommend you try it out. The staff are always friendly and the mochas are perfect.
Kacie said... on March 22, 2013 at 11:23 AM
I'm always going past this cafe but am yet to go in.
Krissy said... on March 22, 2013 at 12:01 PM
Ooh I always love to check out local lesser-known cafe's! Thats how I found out about Kacie's cafe and went there with my bf one weekend!
Charlie said... on March 23, 2013 at 12:23 AM
I love exploring "new" places (places I go past everyday but never stop by to check them out), I have a book called 'One Day' lists of things I'll do one day, but then I realized life is too short. :P
Krissy said... on March 26, 2013 at 4:14 PM
Aw fair enough - I know, you do post almost every day and your posts are always photo-filled so I guess that'll do! haha
Charlie said... on March 27, 2013 at 12:59 AM
I post weekly actually :P (scheduled posts) but I reply to comments daily.
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