The Standard re-visited


The Standard in Roe Street has one of the best outdoor drinking and eating areas in the City – the courtyard out back has plenty of shade as well as greenery, and there is a great little hide-a-way on top of the container that serves as the outside ...

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Sittella Harvest Event – 2018


A slightly overcast day with occasional drizzle welcomed food and wine bloggers to the second Harvest@Sittella event on March 24th – again we gathered in the rotunda on the lawns of the winery – recalling that last year, after once in a hundred year ...

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Bangkok Brothers Revisited


We have been to Bangkok Brothers a number of times and our recent quick pre-movie dinner once again proved enjoyable. The restaurant in James Street is attractively fitted out – with exposed brick walls, greenery, dim lighting – and is quite a large ...

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Millpoint Caffe Bookshop


The long established café bookshop in Millpoint Road, South Perth offers two of the favourite pastimes – reading and eating (pity they aren’t licenced and I would never leave!). A great range of book to browse and buy is the first thing to catch ...

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Dough Pizza Whitfords


The well-known Perth pizza shop, Dough, has opened an outlet at the impressive Whitford City food hall – and it seems to have already made its mark in the northern suburbs. It has a warm and welcoming atmosphere, with pleasant and appealing décor, ...

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La Fattoria

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La Fattoria is on the site of a 70 year old orchard, still operating with over 1,000 trees producing apples, pears, figs, persimmon, stone fruit and citrus – all available for sale in season. In 2012 vines began to be planted on the property – ...

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Little Guildford


Little Guildford currently is open for breakfast and lunch until 2PM, with an earlier opening time on weekends – and they have recently opened the delightful Little Vines bar and café out the back of the restaurant which I have reviewed a week or so ...

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A pop-up bar taking the place of Angel’s Cut which closed along with Trustee when they went down the gurgler – Churchill also encompasses the downstairs garden area in the basement of Brookfield Place. Named for old Winston whose young visage is on ...

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Chopsticks in Northbridge


On my first visit here shortly after they opened last year, I was of the view this was the best Vietnamese restaurant I have encountered in Northbridge – two more trips have done nothing to dampen that view – and a recent birthday dinner just ...

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Sauma is the best Indian restaurant in Northbridge and one of the top two or three anywhere across the City – you can always be assured of getting a high quality feed in well turned out surrounds. To this end we ended up there last week - we had been ...

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