A Spice Journey through Northbridge

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Northbridge is home to many Asian restaurants, covering the gamut of the vast continent - Indian, Thai, Malay, Indonesian, many different Chinese cuisines, Japanese, Vietnamese and more. Today I look at three places that have impressed in recent ...

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Fremantle Frolics

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Fremantle is more and more becoming the centre of the dining experience in the metro area with so many outstanding new places opening over the past year or so, even taking into account the travails of the lockdown of 2020. We paid a visit a weekend ...

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Hao Szechuan

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After the apocalypse and everything starting to re-open, a desire for spice led us back to Hao Szechuan, one of the best for this style of cuisine. They are in Francis Street in the heart of Northbridge. They still use the IPAD as a menu and ...

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Chows Table

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Chows Table is a revelation – I had heard many compliments about this Asian influenced restaurant in the same complex as House of Cards winery but was not expecting to find just how good it is! The Malay/Chinese cuisine is superb. The room is ...

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Hongkies – a taste of Hong Kong in Northbridge

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Another of the places I have missed over the lockdown period is Chinese restaurant, Hongkies, which specialises in food with a Hong Kong twist, as well as influences of Britain and Portugal, especially, shining though. I have always experienced very ...

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SZECHWAN ZEN – after the lockdown

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One of the places that I have missed being able to get along to during the lockdown was Szechwan Zen – with its very spicy and addictive food. So, with the added incentive of cool weather calling for some heat to warm us up we set out for ...

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Tonic and Ginger

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One of the four venues at the newly opened Old Synagogue in Fremantle and its signature restaurant, Tonic and Ginger is stunning in both the look and feel of the place, and the exceptional Asian fusion cuisine. The building itself, WA’s first ...

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Rice Baby

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Rice Baby, as the names suggests is an Asian themed restaurant, the food a mix of Chinese and Malay – with an emphasis on dumplings, but myriad other choices. We dropped in for lunch mid-week sitting inside rather than in the al fresco area and ...

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Munchy Monk

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After something of a hiatus towards the end of 2019, I am back with a bit to catch up – so over the next week or so I will be posting some from late last year along with others I have visited in the early weeks of 2020 – to start a top little ...

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Wok Master – Northbridge

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Had lunch recently at Wok Master a Hunan style Chinese restaurant in Lake Street, Northbridge – it is obviously popular from the crowd there and the size and value of the dishes make it clear why. Observing other tables, we opted for one main, a ...

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