Lunch at Chopsticks

Tofu

Went along to Chopsticks again recently and, as with each visit I have had here, confirmed the quality and value of the food being turned out from this, in my opinion, the best Vietnamese restaurant in Northbridge – on this occasion we sat out the ...

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Lazy Lee

crabroll

This week we were invited along to have a look at, and sample the food, of this new outlet in Northbridge. I was surprised to find it is located in what was the Telstra building in Stirling Street – I wasn’t even aware Telstra had moved out and the ...

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ChengDu 21

chilli

In the heart of Washing Lane – off William Street, Northbridge – is ChengDu 21 a Chinese restaurant focussing on hot pots and Sichuan food. At the front of the restaurant are large coolers with baskets of ingredients to choose to go into your ...

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Mela Revisited

GoanFish

Since my last visit, Mela has had a change of ownership and a change in fit-out to accompany it – attractive and comfortable chairs and tables have taken the place of booths and high benches that took up much of the dining space – it retains a ...

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Pappa Rich Northbridge

Wat Tan Hor

Returning to PappaRich after some time I was struck by how popular it remains and in a world of constantly closing restaurants says something for the quality and value of the food. Nicely decorated and set up, with waiters both attentive and ...

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Red Chilli Sichuan revisited

scallops

Towards the western end of James Street, just along from Russell Square, Red Chilli Sichuan has the dark heavy wooden chairs and tables, red and gold trim and the like, defining it as a Chinese restaurant. The menu is one of those with photos of ...

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Braddock’s Pharmacy

coffee-2

Housed in a heritage building in Aberdeen Street, near the corner of Fitzgerald Street, Braddock’s Dispensary opened recently as a coffee shop – the building itself started life as a chemist shop back in the early days of the 20th century and proudly ...

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Yes Please!

burger

After a Fringe show at the Pleasure Garden (Russell Square to those non-Fringers) we stopped in for a feed (and a drink) at Yes Please Perth, just across the road in James Street – they open until 2AM each day, serving food and drink up till closing ...

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James Street Bar and Kitchen

salmon

James Street Bar and Kitchen is the signature bar and restaurant of the newly opened Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Northbridge – the bar opens to the footpath of James Street, with a dividing wall behind the bar concealing the dining room proper – ...

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