Albany and all of its charms

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Spending a few days in Albany a couple of weeks ago allowed us to experience the charms of one of Western Australia’s most attractive cities – the quite stunning harbour, wonderful old pre-Federation buildings lining Stirling Terrace, conspicuous ...

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O2 Bassendean

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Earlier this year, we noticed coffee shop O2 in Old Perth Road, Bassendean, had expanded, added a pizza oven and more importantly a liquor licence – and so we were keen to get along again to see how all was progressing after the closures caused by ...

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Kappys Italian Restaurant

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Naturally, as the COVID restrictions began to be lifted it seemed right that Kappys, our very local Italian restaurant ( a few hundred metres from home) and which remains one of our favourites would be high on the agenda for a visit. Booking, ...

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KING SOMM

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Another visit to King Somm, one of the gems of the Eastern suburbs, this time sitting outside in the little courtyard at the rear – plenty of shade and the chance to sit out in the open air while enjoying the food, wine and music. Bar, restaurant, ...

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Pizza time!

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Louie’s Pizzeria along the Swan Street/Terrace Road strip in Guildford is always a top spot to sit back and relax while chomping on a high quality pizza. It is only open Friday and Saturday evenings and is pretty popular especially when the weather ...

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King Somm

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One of the most exciting events in the Eastern suburbs in recent times has been the opening of small bar and wine store, King Somm, in King William Street in Bayswater. Housed in an historic building which has over the years seen many tenants – I ...

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2018 – What a Year!

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Another year older – well it was an exciting year all round in the food and wine game – a number of excellent new places opening with more promised in coming months – and of course plenty of places shut their doors, demonstrating the competitiveness ...

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Louie’s Pizzeria

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With the weather still tempting us to sit outside in al fresco surrounds there is no better place to spend some time than at Louie’s Pizzeria in Guildford – only open on Friday and Saturday evenings – it has become extremely popular since it opened ...

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Comet Pizza

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A group of us went along to Comet last week – right next door to the Hummus Club it is similar in setup and décor – both buildings renovated by the MRA in their excellent restoration of William Street – with an open and airy dining space, and tables ...

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Alfred’s Pizzeria on Barrack

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A favourite hangout on Barrack Street, Alfred’s is down a steepish flight of stairs, and dimly and moodily lit – with an eclectic décor of news-papered walls, pictures of rock stars, guns and money in see through enclosures under the floor, and music ...

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