No Mafia

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Will it ever end? Another small bar has opened in William Street just up from the Bird and it looks like another hit. No Mafia opened a week or so ago in the spot where Jus Burgers once was – it is a very small, small bar – long and narrow ...

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The Standard

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The Standard is a relatively new bar in Roe Street – and looks to have a great future. On Friday afternoon, accompanied by one of my trusty team of reviewers I went along to have a look. Entering off Roe you come into a largish bar and seating area, ...

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Small Bar Snippets continue…

EzraPound

In our continuing efforts to seek out great spots to have a drink and a good time, today we bring to you a couple of outstanding small bars – Ezra Pound and The Bird - these are not places that serve gourmet food delights, but are places to chill and ...

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Jerry Fraser at Lot 20

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Bon vivant and oyster shucker extraordinaire, Jerry Fraser www.oystershucker.com.au  has landed at Lot 20 displaying his array of oysters, his shucking skills and his repartee each Wednesday from 3pm and on Friday from midday and we couldn’t be ...

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Wine Store at Lalla Rookh

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Lalla Rookh located downstairs at 77 St Georges Terrace also has a great little wine store/bar attached to it – this can be entered off Sherwood Court or through the dining area in the main restaurant. The food from the menu in the restaurant is also ...

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Varnish on King

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I wandered into Varnish the other day, following some meetings in town. This little bar, recently awarded the Best Small Bar in Australia award, is well worth a visit. I have been many a time, to eat  (I can recommend the Cajun prawns) or just for a ...

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Swallow Bar

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It was apparently stormy out – as we settled into our seats I received a video text from my son in a more northerly suburb showing the hail and rain pelting down at his place. But in Maylands there had been a few intermittent heavy drops as we walked ...

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SMALL BAR SNIPPETS

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Twice in the past week or so we have found ourselves at a small bar for a short time – once at Amani while waiting for others to arrive for a meal in Leederville, and the second at Frisk, after lunch in the City and before we caught our train ...

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