Birthday at Balthazar!


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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Impressive Cuisine


An impressive name and reasonably good food to go with it at this small restaurant in Newcastle Street that has changed from Chinese influenced cuisine to that of Malaysia. Friendly staff greeted us when we dropped by for lunch during the week – and ...

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Bickley Valley Harvest Festival 2018


Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th May brings forth the 21st annual Bickley Valley Harvest Festival – a celebration of all this region – so close to the City and yet still something of a secret – has to offer - wine, food, cider, arts and crafts, ...

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Return to Kappys


As anyone who has read this blog before would know, Kappys, just a short stroll from our house in Guildford, is one of our regular dining spots – always sure of a warm welcome and very good food in this converted cottage on Swan Street. They have ...

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Shoe Bar and Cafe


Went along to check out the newly opened Yagan Square during the week – an impressive addition to the CBD, opening up Northbridge and the city – and stopped into Shoe Bar and Café which spreads over two levels – on the ground it has a pleasant ...

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The Beldon Tavern


In the neighbourhood on a visit to the northern suburbs and looking for a quick lunch we stopped by the Beldon Tavern in Marmion Avenue. The lounge bar and dining room is relatively small but comfortable and the walls adorned with notices of the ...

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Rice Baby


Rice Baby has taken the place of the unlamented Soobydoo in Hay Street, Subiaco and as the name suggests specialises in Asian fare – an eclectic mix of mainly Chinese and Malay. The large open dining room is pleasantly decorated and an outdoor area ...

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Back at Billie H


Our first visit to Billie H was one of last year’s highlights and our long awaited return this week upped the ante even more – this is a superb wine bar and restaurant – the food is exquisite and the wine list brilliantly put together; top it off ...

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Miss Chows Whitford


Miss Chows which opened as a dumpling house in Claremont Quarter a couple of years ago has spread its wings and opened a second outlet at the impressive Whitford City dining area – this houses a range of eating and drinking places and has become a ...

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Jiang Nan


Jiang Nan is a relatively recent addition to William Street taking the place of another Asian restaurant in an area where there seems to be high turnover of places at times. Describing their cuisine as that of Southern China the menu is illustrated ...

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