HQ Bar and Kitchen

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Nestling at the top of the “old New Esplanade” hotel which has been thoroughly upgraded, renovated, re-jigged and transformed into Perth’s latest boutique hotel, Quay Perth, is their rooftop bar and dining room, HQ Bar and Kitchen. This probably has ...

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The Shoe revisited

Tacos

The Shoe Bar and Café spreads over two levels of the Yagan Square development– on the ground it has a pleasant outlook onto the promenade between Wellington and Roe Streets, while upstairs there are views down to the Market Hall with its myriad food ...

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Piggy Food Company

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After a recent meal across the road, and a visit to Old Bridge Cellars, we felt the need for another drink before walking back to North Fremantle station and catching a train home. And what better place on a sunny day than the Piggy Food ...

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Los Bravos in Northbridge

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Los Bravos, in William Street, is my go to place for good food – Spanish themed tapas – and wine – an eclectic selection that changes regularly, and with an emphasis on Spanish varieties. It is one of the standouts of Northbridge. The long bench ...

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A North Freo Favourite – Propeller

Manoushe

Propeller served up what was one of my favourite meals last year – the flavours and presentation of their Middle Eastern inspired cuisine, combined with the atmosphere and ambience of the building, the excellent and extensive wine list, as well as ...

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Back at Mrs Brown’s

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One of the highlights of a visit to the North Fremantle strip - centred on Queen Victoria Street - is the excellent small bar, Mrs Brown. With its nod to Queen Victoria herself, the eye catching bar with its racks of wine against exposed brick walls, ...

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Wines of While -revisited

OrangeGlass

Wines of While, up at the top end of William Street, has certainly built a profile since its opening about 9 months ago acting as a beacon to lovers of natural wines by both emerging and established winemakers from Australia and overseas. It’s ...

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W Churchill

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The initial pop up, Churchill, that took the place of Trustee has added a W, and located completely downstairs below Brookfield Place (neighbouring Choo Choo Bar) and has moved on from its sports bar status –and that is all to the good. Still ...

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Lucky Shag

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Hadn’t been for a while but last Friday – glorious warm, sunny autumn day – we were wandering back from lunch through the rapidly changing and increasingly impressive Elizabeth Quay and decided to drop in for a quenching ale. Out of the deck at ...

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The Island Brewhouse at Elizabeth Quay

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The Isle of Voyage, on the little island at Elizabeth Quay in the relocated and quite enchanting Florence Hummerston Kiosk, has been rejigged and reinvented as the Island Brewhouse turning out a range of in-house brews. On Friday, one of those ...

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