Alex Hotel Lobby Bar

Alex Rose

The little coffee bar off the lobby of the Alex Hotel has recently made the move to include wine and other drinks on its offerings, along with a selection of food. Quite a small area, it has a communal table to one end with large lantern lights above ...

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Native Wine @ Henry Summer

Crowd

A festival of natural, organic, biodynamic and minimal intervention wine from Western Australian producers at Northbridge garden bar, Henry Summer, on Saturday, attracted an enthusiastic crowd to sample over 50 wines from around 20 wineries, meet and ...

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The Point Bar and Grill Melbourne Cup Event

Skye

The Point Bar and Grill, on the river at Point Fraser, held a Melbourne Cup event on Tuesday – and what a show it was. Combining with the stunning views from the venue across the river we had free flowing champagne and a seafood buffet of ...

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Hongkies in Northbridge

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I always enjoy dropping into Hongkies where you will encounter Hong Kong influenced dishes and a charming and friendly host in Flora who is ready to provide suggestions from the menu. It is not a large place and can get pretty crowded so get in early ...

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Back at Pica

Rose Pica

Making the news in recent weeks for all the wrong reasons – potential closure due to some bureaucratic bungling by various State government bodies – the PICA bar opposite the State Library in the Cultural precinct is a popular place to hang out if ...

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Little Vines @ Gardens of Guildford

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Now that sunny days have reappeared so has Little Vines – on weekends it is open for breakfast and lunch under the vines in dappled sunlight and we have been along a couple of times in the past two weeks. A new menu has also made an appearance and ...

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Trang’s Vietnamese Café and Noodle House

Soup

One of a number of Vietnamese around the Girrawheen area, Trang’s Café always serves up good quality food at very reasonable prices. Quite a small place that can get very busy at times, so there may be a wait for a table – but when you get a seat ...

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Refuge Small Bar

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We dropped into Refuge a week ago after leaving Unwined and while waiting for a train – and the bar is perfectly situated for that being right alongside and above Subiaco station. There is always something interesting to drink on the wine list and ...

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A Northbridge favourite

Broccolli

No Mafia continues as one of Perth’s top small bars with an ever changing and always interesting selection of wines on offer, combined with excellent Italian influenced food, and outstanding staff members who are always happy to provide advice and ...

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UNWINED Subiaco 2018

SM Wineries & Wine v2

The weekend of 27 and 28 October saw the return of the annual UNWINED festival to Market Square in Subiaco. A sunny warm day saw many flock along to what is becoming one of the most anticipated wine shows on the calendar of Perth wine ...

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