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SZECHWAN ZEN – after the lockdown

One of the places that I have missed being able to get along to during the lockdown was Szechwan Zen – with its very spicy and addictive food. So, with the added incentive of cool weather calling for some heat to warm us up we set out for lunch. Located in Newcastle Street, and in smaller premises than the older place in the square in William ...

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Shadow Wine Bar

One of the best wine bars in town, Shadow, part of the Alex Hotel, is back in business after the lockdown and restrictions on hospitality venues; so, it was with great anticipation, I went along for ...

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Kappys Italian Restaurant

Naturally, as the COVID restrictions began to be lifted it seemed right that Kappys, our very local Italian restaurant ( a few hundred metres from home) and which remains one of our favourites would ...

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RIVERBANK ESTATE – BACK TO THE VALLEY

A wonderful day to return to the Swan Valley as restaurants and wineries are re-opening now the State government eases restrictions – and it was a no-brainer to book at one of the best of the winery ...

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LOUDER LOUDER…Back to Northbridge

The easing of the COVID19 restrictions saw my first venture back into Northbridge since February and a spot of spice was what I was looking for – so to Thai restaurant, Louder Louder, we went. It ...

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Padburys of Guildford

With the COVID19 restrictions being eased and restaurants and pubs allowed to provide dine-in services, we decided it was high time to get along to one of our closest restaurants – Padburys - with ...

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The Woody

At last the restrictions are lifting, slowly, slowly, but enough to allow a wander down the street to one of our locals, the Woodbridge, or the Woody as it affectionately known. Of course, at present ...

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Northbirdge Dining and Wine

With their name a cheeky reference to their sister bar, the Bird, Northbirdge Dining opened a couple of weeks ago. The dining room is attached to Northbirdge Wine – a wine bar and wine shop – and is ...

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Baan Baan Thai

An impressive relatively new Thai restaurant in Newcastle Street, Baan Baan has taken up the space once occupied by the Old Crow. With both indoor and outdoor seating choices and an enticing bar at ...

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