Whisper

Roses

Whisper is another of the many small bars that have popped up in Fremantle over the past few years. Located in a two storey limestone building at the corner of a gated mews in Essex Street, this French inspired bar oozes charm. Not a big place ...

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Vin & Oli

WineRack

This the kind of bar you dream of coming across - super wine list; great atmosphere; friendly, engaging workers; interesting and appealing food choices; and in the heart of Fremantle. On a sunny autumn day we stumbled across it after lunching ...

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7th Avenue

Main

I think I know where most people around Midland go for dinner on Monday evenings judging by the crowd at 7th Avenue. We decided to train to Midland, but were a little constrained for time as, once more, the PTA in their no doubt infinite wisdom had ...

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The Heritage

Front

The Heritage in the old Royal Insurance building is another of the impressive venues in the Brookfield Place development in the Terrace. Beautifully restored with all the trappings of the era it was built - columns, polished wood, high ceilings, ...

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CBD Restaurant

Rydges

Well this isn’t really a review for the restaurant as such, but for a function held at Rydges and I guess the same kitchen and chefs are involved, so here we go. We went to our daughter’s wedding reception at the hotel on Easter Monday evening along ...

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Howlings

Stools

About a month ago I noticed that 9 Marys at the corner of Milligan and Hay had closed and was being reinvented as a bar; yesterday I read a review of the opening; and today, being in the area collecting mail from my Cloisters Square Post Office box, ...

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Café at the Hyatt

Friands

The Café at the Hyatt offers high tea on weekends. Lady FWO with other assorted ladies all celebrating the upcoming nuptials of our daughter (which have taken place since the visit) went along to sample the food and drinks on offer. The high tea is ...

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Trustee

mains2

The bistro at Trustee, in the basement of the old WA Trustee building in St Georges Terrace, is a very stylish spot - from the parquetry flooring to the brass fittings and leather booths it is an outstanding renovation of an historic building and the ...

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The Royal

BowlFeta

The Royal on the waterfront at Claisebrook Cove looks across the bay to apartments and lawns, and down to the river main with boats bobbing just offshore or tied up to the jetty. It is one of the best outlooks of any pub in Perth. Lady FWO and I ...

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Plume Estate Vineyard Café

Outlook

Plume Estate is the newest of the wineries in the Bickley/Carmel Valley region of the Perth Hills. They opened to the public on Easter Saturday and I went along to taste the wines and have a look over the place. And I was their first ...

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