Bellissimo in Bayview Terrace, Claremont, has been around since the early 1990s, so must be doing something right. On Saturday, after a morning at the Royal Show we thought to stop in and have a bite to eat as a late lunch. It was reasonably busy, but we had no problem grabbing a table and were soon looking over the menu. Our Italian waiter was ...

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The Merrywell

The Merrywell at the Crown Casino is one of the better outlets at the complex – well set-up, plenty of space – including an al fresco area out front for warmer days than when we stopped by – and entry ...

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Dominion League

Lady FWO and I went along to Dominion League one afternoon last week – in Beaufort Street it is the reincarnation of one of the first wine oriented bars in Perth, the Court Wine Bar. Remodelled of ...

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Pleased to Meet You

Pleased to Meet You in Roe Street describes itself as sort of an indoor food truck with inspiration from, but not restricted to, South and Central American cuisine. The seating set-up of long high ...

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The Perth Royal Show – 2016

Saturday 24th and the 2016 Show opened – despite the Weather Bureau’s forecast of rain it was pretty clear and sunny in Guildford so we set out on the train to Claremont to spend some time at the ...

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The Rose and Crown Hotel

What better time to drop into Perth’s best beer garden than now with Spring in the air, and warmish sunny days? Well that is what we thought, so off we went – it helps it is only a couple of hundred ...

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Noodle 88

Noodle 88 is the Asian themed restaurant in the heart of the Crown Casino; designed to turn out quick and easy meals to sustain the punters before they return to try their hand at the various gaming ...

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We were in Cottesloe last week and, realizing we hadn’t visited recently, dropped into Elba for a quick drink. On Napoleon Street, Elba is a dimly lit, atmospheric spot in the heart of the Cottesloe ...

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Lamonts Wine Store

Over the past week we have been to Lamonts Wine Store in Cottesloe twice – on both occasions to attend wine tastings – firstly wines from Picardy, Bill Pannell’s winery at Pemberton, and then a few ...

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