Taste Champagne 2017

Deuts Bootles on ice

The 4th iteration of this much anticipated annual event was extended to include Perth (and Canberra) this year – and we were lucky enough to be invited along to the Trade and Media exhibition in the Golden Ballroom of the Pan Pacific ...

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Metro Bar and Bistro

squid dumplings

Part of the Adina Hotel and Perth Convention Centre complex in Mounts Bay Road, Metro Bar and Bistro is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner each day, or just for a casual drink or coffee. It also does a good trade in events and this is what drew ...

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Patriots Sports Bar

nachos

Taking the place of the Grapeskin, alongside the Brass Monkey, Patriots is a US style sports bar – large screens around the room, with 8 hanging above each side of the centrally placed bar – all showing different sports. When we stopped in last ...

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Hyatt Regency Perth – Winter Menu!

Trout

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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The Windsor Hotel

Gnocci

The Windsor, on the corner of Mends Street and Mill Point Road, an historic pub, built in 1898 but renovated and updated, while always retaining glimpses of its past, is a landmark of South Perth. Last week we were invited along to taste test ...

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Winter fare at the Woody

prawns

One of our go to places for a quick meal, with serves both generous and inexpensive, the Woody is one of four pubs within close walking distance of our place in Guildford. An old heritage pub, with live music on occasion, an eclectic collection of ...

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Earl of Spencer

Prawns

An historic inn close to the main street of Albany, the Earl of Spencer serves up generously sized classic pub style meals – if you are going along, as we do on every trip down this way, be sure to bring your appetite – the servings are not for the ...

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Bivouac

3Tacos

A place we have always found serves up good food and drink is Bivouac, one of the first of the small bars in and around William Street, and heading along for lunch this week, our earlier perceptions were once again confirmed. Eschewing the seats ...

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The Guildford Hotel

GStwo

We dropped into the Guildford Hotel for lunch during the week. Very popular, but during the week the crowds have dropped off somewhat since the frenetic days when it first re-opened which, from our point of view, makes it a little easier to grab a ...

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Stage Bar and Kitchen

crab

Stage Bar and Kitchen is part of the recently opened boutique hotel, Peppers, in Wellington Street – just across the road from the Kings Square development. The small dining area and bar adjacent to the reception desk runs along the Shafto Lane side ...

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