THE APOLLO CAFE
Apollo Cafe (est 2017) is nestled within the brick walls of the The Mighty Apollo building, (est 1926) home to the Mighty Apollo Gym operated by Paul Anderson from 1956 – 1992. Anderson was famous for public acts of strength & is credited for introducing Martial Arts to Australian society.
Apollo Cafe offers a modern Australian all day menu and Friday night dinners that highlight the chef’s diversity and multicultural backgrounds. Five Senses provide the delicious coffee beans, for coffee & delicious Espresso Martini’s on a Friday night. Russell Spear, former professional Baseball player owns Apollo with his wife Cassie.
A born ‘people person’ Russ has owned previous Cafes, & prides himself on providing spectacular customer service, greeting every customer like he’s known them for years. Apollo Cafe has been created to provide a relaxing and inspiring Cafe and Function space that evolves with West Melbourne and the community, providing a memorable experience for everyone who stop by.