01 Oct The New Kailis Fish Market Café Opens in Fremantle
Kailis Fish Market Cafe is Being Relaunched as a Contemporary Seafood Market
The Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour stalwart will reopen with a new 80s-inspired look, dedicated raw bar and focus on underutilised fish and seafood. Also: hello uni waffles.
George Kailis was 12 when he first pulled on the gumboots at Kailis Fish Market Cafe, the restaurant his father Victor opened at Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour in December 1986.
“I only started [working] so young because it was the only way that I could see my dad,” he says. “He worked so much.”
This September, Kailis writes the restaurant’s next chapter when unveils the new, updated Kailis Fish Market Cafe with dedicated fry, raw bar and barbecue sections together with bar and sweet sections.