Breathing new life into the iconic 1800s building at 39 Main Street, Mornington, Casa de Playa is a contemporary café, tapas bar and events venue that brings the best of the big smoke coffee culture and bar scene to the chic and savvy folks of the east. Our lively downstairs dining room spills out to the happenings of Main Street, while upstairs sees an even more relaxed vibe with lounging nooks, an expansive atrium and a front balcony overlooking the bay, perfect for people watching. Our family and pet-friendly venue is both stylish and comfortable, where guests can enjoy a quiet coffee during the day or vibrant catch up with friends over a great meal in the evening.
Since 2016, the team at Casa dePlaya has been providing Mornington residents and visitors with fresh, beautiful flavour inspired by traditional Spanish cooking. We offer a full menu for brunch, lunch, dinner with delicious tacos, hearty nachos, fresh salads, and paella. Or sample everything with our Tapas menu, and finish up with something sweet like our churros. At Casa dePlaya, we focus on quality with every bite.
From our signature cocktail, The Salted Caramel Espresso Martini to our unpasteurised, preservative free, Carlton Draught brewery fresh tank beer, we have an option for everyone. We have sourced outstanding wines and beers from our local peninsula wineries and breweries and also stock a selective range of Spanish regional wines.
If you're on the Mornington Peninsula and looking to grab a delicious bite to eat or drink, then you've come to the right place. Casa de Playa is a café by day and restaurant and bar by night, so we have something for every occasion. If you're on the hunt for lunch in Mornington, do yourself a favour and check us out her at Mornington Peninsula Restaurants.
While we are a purveyor of consistently great coffee and crisp pastries, creative cocktails and fine local wines, our crowning glory is our Spanish-inspired brunch, lunch, dinner and grazing menu, designed to satisfy the most discerning of diners. These delightful morsels are conceived and created by our innovative chefs who hail from some of Victoria's premier food venues. The menu boasts the bar’s Spanish sensibilities, drawing inspiration from the various countries that are home to Spanish culture. At Casa de Playa we highlight artisan local producers and imbue traditional tapas with a modern take. Think a take on the classic Californian Cuban sandwich, prepared to look like a 'Big Boss' Cuban cigar, served complete with ashtray, citrus and gin cured kingfish with pomegranate and mint, and the Josper grilled 'la basque' chorizo with tomatillo relish and pickled guindillas chilli.
A Spanish inspired Tapas menu means our restaurant is filled with options to share. We pride ourselves on our fresh produce and friendly and diligent service. When you've had a long day on the Mornington Peninsula, the best way to top it off is to have a great lunch meal and drink at our Mornington Peninsula restaurant. Peninsula restaurant.