21st Amendment

martini

In the shopping square area in Newcastle Street across the road from Duende, 21st Amendment – the name taken from the 1933 amendment to the US Constitution that repealed Prohibition – has recently opened in Leederville and we were invited along to ...

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Perth Royal Show Food Awards – Bread and Pastry

Fruittarts

Part of the Perth Royal Food Awards of the Royal Agricultural Society of WA, the Bread and Pastry Awards are designed to showcase the best of Western Australian produce, to reward excellence, encourage producers and increase consumer awareness of the ...

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Little Guildford – Winter Menu

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Little Guildford, on the burgeoning Terrace Road/Swan Street eating and drinking strip, has recently introduced its new winter menu. A week ago, along with a group of foodies and Guildford locals, we were invited along to sample the dishes on ...

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No Mafia – a favourite Northbridge haunt

NMSquid

This is one of the most consistently top performers among the many small bars in Perth – the food is always on point, with a Southern Italian slant, naturally; the wine list is one of the best around – not extensive, but changing regularly and always ...

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The House of Honey and the Sticky Spoon Café

jars

Beekeepers Rupert and Kim Phillips established the House of Honey and the Sticky Spoon café in 2010 as an outlet for the honey from their hives scattered around the State, each region and primary nectar source – Jarrah, Redgum, Blackbutt, Banksia, ...

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Millpoint Caffe Bookshop

Haloumi

The long established café bookshop in Millpoint Road, South Perth offers two of the favourite pastimes – reading and eating (pity they aren’t licenced and I would never leave!). A great range of book to browse and buy is the first thing to catch ...

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Maison Saint-Honore

Macarons

Maison Saint-Honore is the only macaron factory in WA that is open to the public – set in picturesque grounds alongside Swan Valley winery, Pinelli Estate, this is the brainchild of Lui-van-Sheng, and is a must visit if you have a sweet ...

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La Fattoria

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La Fattoria is on the site of a 70 year old orchard, still operating with over 1,000 trees producing apples, pears, figs, persimmon, stone fruit and citrus – all available for sale in season. In 2012 vines began to be planted on the property – ...

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Tiki as FK

Tiki

Up a steep set of stairs off James Street you will find the latest bar from the Lot 20, 5 Bar stable – Tiki as FK. The bar area is dark and moody, quite small too, with a wide range of cocktails available from the decorative timber bar where friendly ...

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Birthday at Balthazar!

Duck

Balthazar, located in Perth’s best Art Deco building, the Lawson Apartments, has, since being taken on by Emma and Dan from Northbridge bar, No Mafia, and with award winning young chef, Skye Faithfull, on board, become one of Perth’s best eating ...

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