Cafe Rimini

It just so happens that my job takes me to corners of Adelaide that I wouldn’t normally go. Today, I find myself at Hallett Cove Shopping Centre where I stop off for a bite to eat at Cafe Rimini, a medium sized Italian cafe. It’s actually located on Lonsdale Road and separate from the shopping centre. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the menu reads like a typical Italian cafe. Whether it be pizza, pasta, risotto, calzone, salads or meat dishes, this place pretty much has you covered.

Inside

Inside

Having already had lunch, I popped in for a White Chocolate Toblerone Cheesecake. There’s an art to finely cutting a piece of cake, but what I received wasn’t it. The cheesecake was cream cheesed based which gave it a much softer consistency. There were plenty of toblerone chunks scattered throughout and the base was firm and crumbly. I personally prefer baked cheesecakes but it was good for what it was.

White Chocolate Toblerone Cheesecake

White Chocolate Toblerone Cheesecake

The staff were friendly and the service was fast and efficient. The atmosphere was relaxed, although I did come late in the afternoon which probably isn’t a busy period. The cost of the cheesecake was $6.90, which is average, but a quick look at their menu indicates their most expensive menu item is $24.50. This is pretty good compared to an Italian cafe closer to the city, although I would imagine their rent is cheaper.

I might try some of their dishes the next time I’m in the area.

WHERE: 246 Lonsdale Rd, Hallett Cove

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