Leanne Clancy

On Auburn: A new nautical-themed cafe.
On Auburn: A new nautical-themed cafe.

Former naval medic Wade Nicholson-Doyle has launched his first venture, Hello Sailor Cafe, in Hawthorn.

Joining the same 'hood as The Counter and Humble Patisserie, the seven-days operation features stylish interiors by Eades and Bergman (Bomba Bar, Meatball and Wine Bar, Little Hunter) as well as Seven Seeds coffee, Noisette bread and recent MKR star Josh Geard in the kitchen.

Hello Sailor Cafe, 89 Auburn Road, Hawthorn, hellosailorcafe.com.au