Tinys, taking the place of Bar One, in the QV1 complex at the corner of Milligan, the Terrace and Hay, is the latest venture from the guys behind Mary Street Bakery and others spots around town– and this may well be their best yet. The fit out is ...

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Market Grounds for Sunday lunch


I have been the Market Grounds in the Kings Square development a number of times in the 8 months or so since it opened – it remains an impressive venue – both in size and in the standard of the food and drink – taking into account always that the ...

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Hong Kong Seafood and BBQ


In Francis Street, this is a slick little establishment inside –not very large but pleasant décor – they also have the ubiquitous aquarium tanks at front with a host of lobster languishing in them. They are licenced, and with a nice little wine list, ...

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Friday drinks with the FWO


Another Friday, and another selection of wine for your consideration. All excellent, too…. Snake and Herring 2016 Vamos Tempranillo Delicious Tempranillo from Snake and Herring. 2016 Vamos is bright red purple with a bouquet of cherries, ...

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Friday Drinks with the FWO


Oops, after forgetting to send a list of recommendations out last week, this should make up for it! Arlewood 2014 La Bratta Another excellent wine from Margaret River's Arlewood. 2014 La Bratta is a mix of Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Touriga ...

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Back at Padburys


Padbury’s is the closest restaurant to our house in Guildford so we get along reasonably often and last night, as the weather turned cool, but without rain, we walked down for dinner. It was comfortable and warm inside as we took up a seat in the ...

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Edgecombe Brothers – revisit


After a lunchtime meal at another winery we were tempted to stop in at Edgecombe Brothers in Henley Brook for dessert – and of course a glass of wine and coffee to finish our dining experience. It is a rustic café with outdoor areas under the ...

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A group of us went along to Circa for a byo lunch on Friday – they are licenced but also allow you to bring your own for a small corkage fee. The restaurant is long and narrow on two levels on Beaufort Street in Mt Lawley and terms itself a ...

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Harvey Leighs


A fabulous new entrant into the Perth food and drink scene, Harvey Leigh’s has sprung up in place of Enriques on Beaufort Street, Highgate. A wine bar, bistro and wine store it is the brainchild of noted sommelier Dan Wegener and will be joined in ...

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Szechwan Zen


Szechwan Zen, previously located in the shopping square up the top of William Street, has moved to new premises in Newcastle Street – a place that until recently housed Malay restaurant, Impressive Cuisine. The new place is smaller than before and ...

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