Taneesha Davis is a writer and editor living on the Mornington Peninsula. Visit girlbossmag.com.au for more.
Published May 6th 2019
Coffee to tell your mates about
Nestled on the busy Nepean Highway, blink and you might miss this coffee shop that all the locals are raving about. With Commonfolk Coffee supplied beans, Ol' Mate Coffee is worth the 5-minute walk from the shopping precinct for their perfectly roasted beans. Coffee, delicious food and a good atmosphere make this the next Frankston café to visit.
The standout part of Ol' Mate Coffee, is, not surprisingly, the coffee! If you've visited Commonfolk Coffee in Mornington before, you will know that their coffee is one of wonder and magic! If you haven't tried it before, this is your perfect chance, because Ol' Mate Coffee roasts the Commonfolk Coffee bean superbly. If you are a coffee lover by any means, this is a café you have to visit.
Coffee is not all that is to love about this place, with a selection of teas, smoothies, hot chocolates and more to enjoy. If you're here for a meal, you can't go wrong with their smashed avocado, which is picture perfect as it is delicious. There are bigger meals for lunch such as the Frankie's Burger, but come for brunch and you will be pleased with the selection they offer.
It is a cosy but accommodating space for lunch or a morning bite with friends or a good place to just relax and enjoy the atmosphere. There are a few selections of children's games and activities to be found, so bring little ones here, rest assured they will be kept entertained while you enjoy your meal and drink.