Maya Masala


The other day I had ordered thali at an Indian restaurant in East Perth - it was quite good, but I remembered some I had before at Maya Masala in Northbridge so, Lady FWO in tow, I headed into town to reacquaint myself. The restaurant is a ...

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Louis Baxters


Lady FWO is often in and around Subiaco for meetings and can be found between meetings enjoying a coffee whilst industriously working on her laptop. The area around the Subiaco train station is one of her favoured destinations, with offices, ...

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The George


The George in the Terrace has an outside sitting area on the footpath which seems to be very popular; inside is a large, nicely furnished and equipped open and airy space which serves as the bar and casual eating area, while towards the back, fenced ...

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Lamont’s Bishops House


The outdoor Garden Lounge at Bishops House is a delightful oasis in the midst of a bustling city. Surrounded on three sides by glass and concrete monoliths, the artificial grass, the lounge chairs, Chesterfield, stools and tables, lights strung ...

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Grill and Chill


After leaving the Little Girl Giant to snooze in her chair in Wellington Square on Friday, we wandered up Bennet Street looking for a place to have lunch. Grill and Chill is in a building that used to house, I think a Vietnamese restaurant - the name ...

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The Gaya


Gaya is in an arcade off Kearnes Crescent in Applecross and labels itself as serving Korean fusion cuisine. We dropped by recently to see what it was all about. The only exposure to Korean food we have had in the past is the ubiquitous Korean ...

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From the tables and chairs, the plywood, hay bale and concrete walls, and the recycled decor, it is clear that Greenhouse maintains its efforts to continue on the sustainable path that it adopted when set up by Matt Stone. The menu on the day ...

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The Woodbridge Hotel


The Woodbridge Hotel (the Woody), a Federation style place in East Street Guildford is something of a local institution; local pub; live music venue; bistro; drive in bottle shop; and TAB. We wandered over for lunch the other day - just a short walk ...

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Marquay on the Mends Street jetty in South Perth is in a brilliant location; what used to be Bellhouse has been revamped and is now a very attractive, inviting looking spot, with lovely views of the foreshore and back over the river to Perth. With ...

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The Bohème Bar


The Bohème at the corner of William and Murray is what was once the Wentworth Hotel, and later became Bobby Dazzlers. I used to frequent it as the Wentworth many years ago when it was a quite basic pub. It has been renovated and re-jigged in recent ...

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