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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The Windsor Hotel


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


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


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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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


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


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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Mayfair Lane


We were invited along to the cocktail party launch of Mayfair Lane in West Perth earlier this week. Taking the place of the Brown Fox in Outram Street it is a large, airy space, well-lit and set up – the tiled bar is quite striking, and there are ...

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Belgian Beer Café


The Belgian Beer Café was the scene for lunch on Saturday – seems only right with Octoberfest celebrations going on around the traps – and there was a touch of lederhosen about the place ( such an unattractive style) – that a place with such a great ...

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The Henley Brook


The Henley Brook, aka The Hen, is a pretty new tavern and bistro in the Swan Valley and with the weather (briefly) turning to spring we went along this week for lunch. It is set in grassy grounds – and being school holidays a lot of kids were also ...

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