The Standard in Roe Street

Sitting in the courtyard of the Standard in Roe Street is an absolutely top spot to relax before one of the great Fringe shows, and on Monday on our way to see Starman, three of us did just that. It was a warm evening tempered by a little breeze and the shade thrown by sails above our table. As always on our visits here we were very impressed by ...

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Victory Point Wines

Victory Point is a small vineyard, situated south of Cowaramup (where I spent a few formative years before we moved down the road to Margaret River), dedicated to production of the classic Bordeaux ...

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Long Chim

A birthday loomed and what better place to celebrate than at Perth’s premier Thai restaurant – Long Chim? We have been regulars here since it opened in the renovated basement of the State Buildings – ...

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Perth Night Noodle market

The Night Noodle Market kicked off on Wednesday night at Elizabeth Quay, and we were lucky enough to be invited for the official launch. More than 20 stall holders will be on hand nightly until 2 ...

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It has taken quite a while but at last I have made it to PappaRich the Malay Hawker style restaurant in Northbridge – from its opening couple of years ago it had a no alcohol policy which tended to ...

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Millbrook – No waste Mondays

Millbrook, set in the tranquil and alluring surrounds of a former orchard in Jarrahdale is one of WA’s prettiest wineries – the buildings are striking, the grounds and water features eye-catching. And ...

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Sri Devi Curry House

In William Street Sri Devi is a curry house in the Indian Singaporean style, with a range of curries, vegetable, meat and fish, available in the Bain Marie at the back of the dining area – and with ...

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Tom’s Italian North Beach

Beautifully situated on North Beach Road with exquisite ocean views Tom’s is well worth a drive up the coast. The décor is open, light and airy, with both indoor and outdoor areas to grab a table and ...

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Lucky Chan

Went along to Lucky Chan’s this week for lunch and managed to score a table on the rooftop – this is certainly one of the great attractions of Northbridge – good views, plenty of shade from the ...

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