Kid-friendly cafes near the Dolphin Theatre

We have your pre-or post-show coffee sorted for our July season of The Arrival, at the Dolphin Theatre, UWA.

The Dolphin Theatre is located on the beautiful University of Western Australia (UWA) campus in Crawley. The theatre venue does not provide food service; however, there are plenty of dining options in the areas surrounding the campus. Keep reading for some of our top picks for the whole family:

University Club Café

As a special offer to all patrons attending The Arrival, ticket holders can enjoy the exclusive University Club Café for the day. You will be spoilt for choice when it comes to University club dining. Just show your confirmation email on arrival. Click here to see whats available.


Little Way

Location: 161 Broadway, Nedlands

This beautiful cafe is only a five-minute drive from the Dolphin Theatre or a short walk through the University campus. Their lunch caters for both adults and children and provides the perfect sharing options.


Hackett Cafe

Location: Hackett Hall, UWA

Hackett Cafe is located is less than a two-minute walk from the Dolphin Theatre. You will be able to get your morning coffee on the way to the theatre here and there are plenty of sandwiches and wraps to choose from for a delicious pre- or post-show lunch.


Village Cafe

Location: Guild Village Café, UWA

This coffee spot is a bit further walk from the Dolphin Theatre but is another tasty option right on the UWA campus. The Village Cafe has a selection of sandwiches, wraps and baked goods.


Quobba Gnarning Café

Location: Reid Library, UWA

The Quobba Gnarning Café is situated in Reid Library, providing fresh and healthy meals. There are plenty of vibrant salads, gourmet bruschettas and lots of vegetarian, gluten free and dairy free options available.



Location: 31A Hampden Rd, Nedlands

Situated in the heart of Nedlands, Boubar serves locally-roasted coffee, breakfast and lunch. You will struggle to go past the delicious options they have available on display in the cabinet.


Ned’s Cafe

Location: 27 Broadway Ave Nedlands

This much-loved catch up space is a favourite amongst locals. Dining options are extensive, so there is bound to be something everyone will enjoy, even the little ones.


Bayside Kitchen

Location: Hackett Drive, Crawley

A short 10 minute walk from the Dolphin Theatre, the Bayside Kitchen is the perfect place to relax after the show and enjoy the view out over Matilda Bay. They even have a kids menu to cater for all taste buds.