Oysters at Lot 20


Lot 20 is one of the original small bars that sprung up in Perth after changes to the licencing laws, and is still one of the best. Each year they host an event for World Oyster Day, and that is looming on Friday 4th August – if you want to get along ...

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Hao Szechuan – Northbridge


Hao Szechuan is one of the best of the Szechuan restaurants around town, I think – a view reinforced by our visit for lunch last week. However one day I will remember just how large some of the dishes are – and try not to over order. But we did it ...

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Chapas open for around 18 months in Beaufort Street near the corner of Walcott is Asian fusion style place, but centred on small, shared plates – Chinese tapas I guess. It is beautifully decorated in reds and golds, with lanterns, Chinese prints and ...

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North Garden Chinese Restaurant in Bassendean


We like North Garden and get along when we can – as we hadn’t been for a while and on the way home driving from town we decided to stop and grab an early dinner. The BWS almost next door was our first stop and now armed with a bottle of Xanadu ...

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Halford @ the State Buildings


Halford, one of the many drinking, eating and relaxing spots in the State Buildings, is a plush and impressive small bar – down stairs off Hay Street, to a small bar area with stool seating, beyond that a lounge area with velvet covered chairs and ...

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Low Key Chow House


In Leederville for a movie at Luna we stopped by at Low Key Chow House afterwards – we hadn’t been before and it was a pleasant surprise. On the increasingly busy Oxford/Newcastle Street strip it is a light and open dining room, with a nod to Asian ...

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Sauma in Northbridge


Looking for a spot of lunch this week we settled on one of the best Indian restaurants in town – Sauma on the corner of William and James Street, in the Cultural Centre precinct. We have been a number of times but hadn’t yet tried their tiffin lunch, ...

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Hyatt Regency Perth – Winter Menu!


Through four events over July and August the Café at the Hyatt is transforming itself into an artisan market showcasing the best of the West, including food, wine, beer and spirits – and last week we were invited along to check it out. In the ...

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Kappy’s Italian Restaurant


Kappys, an Italian trattoria style restaurant in Guildford is one of our go to places when we feel like a good meal and don’t want to venture too far – it’s just around the corner from our house after all! We are always assured of a friendly welcome ...

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The Good Food and Wine Show – 2017


The annual celebration of all things wine and food has rolled around again, and runs through to Sunday evening at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, and we were privileged, along with other Perth foodies, to a sneak preview of the offerings ...

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