77 Social

Rose

77 Social is one of the newer additions to the St Georges Terrace scene, in the newly renovated Allendale Square complex. It has a downstairs café style dining room – popular with the lunchtime work crowd on the day I dropped in – with coffee, juice ...

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Heno and Rey

Prawns

Heno and Rey – translating from the Spanish to Hay and King at which address you will find Perth’s latest tapas style restaurant – ground floor in the newly opened Intercontinental Perth – with tables and chairs spilling out onto the footpath but ...

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The Loft Lounge and Bar

Olives

The Loft is the bar of the newly opened Intercontinental Perth (the refurbished Rydges) at the corner of Hay and King Street –on the first floor of the hotel it also has al fresco dining and drinking on the terrace outside the bar. We stopped ...

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New Normal

Scallops

A slick and chic new bar in Subiaco, housed in the historic Simon Chugg art deco styled building just across the street from the rail station, with a dazzling roof top bar to boot, New Normal is adding much needed life to the Subiaco dining and ...

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Frisk is a favourite

Gin

Frisk – if you are on the lookout for gin, then this is the place for you – with around 100 gins ready to go it is an essential stop for gin lovers. Up the Russell Square end of Francis Street, it is quite small inside with exposed concrete ceilings ...

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A Beer at the Bird

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Friday seemed to be the coming of summer as the temperature zipped over 30 (of course three days later that all seems unlikely with the rain pouring down as I write) but after a longish walk up and down William Street my parched throat guided me into ...

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Petition Wine is a favourite!

PetitionRose

Petition Wine and Merchant – a wine bar and wine library – what more could you want? An interesting, and ever changing selection by the glass, or you can choose a bottle from the wonderful collection housed in racks around the room – and even better ...

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A Stately Lounge

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One of the lesser known bars in the State Buildings, the Treasury Lounge and Bar, part of the COMO Treasury Hotel, is a little haven of peace away from the bustle of the others bars and dining places in the complex. Made up of a number of rooms, ...

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Helvetica

Rose

One of the original laneway bars in Perth, Helvetica is found by wandering down a cobblestone lane off Howard Street, and is directly behind another bar of note, Andaluz, and what was the WA Club. It is a relaxed, informal, friendly bar, with a cool ...

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This Bar is a Ten

Platter

Importers Gourmet Gateway invited us to a showcase of some of their products recently – on display were olive oils, coffee and the like – and the venue was Five Bar in Mt Lawley. This is one of the most popular bars in the Mt Lawley strip – friendly ...

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