Back at Padburys

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Padbury’s is the closest restaurant to our house in Guildford so we get along reasonably often and last night, as the weather turned cool, but without rain, we walked down for dinner. It was comfortable and warm inside as we took up a seat in the ...

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Circa

Steak

A group of us went along to Circa for a byo lunch on Friday – they are licenced but also allow you to bring your own for a small corkage fee. The restaurant is long and narrow on two levels on Beaufort Street in Mt Lawley and terms itself a ...

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Harvey Leighs

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A fabulous new entrant into the Perth food and drink scene, Harvey Leigh’s has sprung up in place of Enriques on Beaufort Street, Highgate. A wine bar, bistro and wine store it is the brainchild of noted sommelier Dan Wegener and will be joined in ...

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Szechwan Zen

Chilli

Szechwan Zen, previously located in the shopping square up the top of William Street, has moved to new premises in Newcastle Street – a place that until recently housed Malay restaurant, Impressive Cuisine. The new place is smaller than before and ...

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The King and I – Thai food in Guildford

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The King and I is a short walk from our place in Guildford and is found in an old house that has been turned into quite a pleasant and attractive dining space – with some of the rooms towards the rear available for private parties – the waiters, ...

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Northbridge Brewing Company

Crab

Each year the Northbridge Brewing Company (and its sister outlet, Whitfords Brewing Company in the northern suburbs) holds a chilli festival over a week in June. Both establishments offer a range of chilli influenced food – and hold competitions as ...

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Yes Please

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One of Northbridge’s newest venues – at the western end of James Street opposite Russell Square (the Pleasure Garden during the Fringe) – Yes Please Perth opens until 2AM each day, serving food and drink up till closing time – no rest for the ...

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Houghtons in the Valley

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Houghtons Winery Café has come along in leaps and bounds since being taken over by Herb Faust a year or so ago – producing good quality, well cooked food, at great prices, and in an attractive and appealing environment – the lawn and gardens of this ...

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Riverbank in Autumn

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These warm and sunny autumn days keep on rolling on and one of the best ways to spend them, we think, is having a pleasant lunch in the Swan Valley – and one of the best places for that is at Riverbank - it has one of the prettiest outlooks of any ...

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The Hummus Club

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At the Hummus Club, on the veranda overlooking William Street on a sunny autumn day made for another enjoyable visit to this excellent restaurant – with its Middle Eastern inspired cuisine and well matched wine list. The food always impresses ...

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