Yefsi Northbridge – Greek food calling

YEFSIPRAWN

Yefsi, serving up Greek cuisine in the building in Newcastle Street that houses Attika Hotel, is decked out in blue and white tiles and a brightly coloured wall painting of scenes of the Greek Islands livening up the space.   The wine list ...

Read More »

Elite Wine Bars

CHERUBCRAB

You may have seen our posturing PM pontificating about climate change issues not being solved by inner City elites sitting around in wine bars – I thought that a bit rich coming from a bloke who has so far achieved, to use the colourful phrase ...

Read More »

A Spice Journey through Northbridge

DISCGOURMETSOUP2

Northbridge is home to many Asian restaurants, covering the gamut of the vast continent - Indian, Thai, Malay, Indonesian, many different Chinese cuisines, Japanese, Vietnamese and more. Today I look at three places that have impressed in recent ...

Read More »

Sauma – one of the best!

SAUMABINDAS2

The food always impresses at Sauma, my pick as one of the top Indian restaurants around Perth, and our recent lunch did nothing to dissuade me from that opinion. The food is well turned out –the spices integrated and complementing each other and the ...

Read More »

Baan Baan Thai

BAANCRAB2

One of the best Thai restaurants in Perth, Baan Baan in Newcastle Street, continues to impress. With both indoor and outdoor seating choices and a bar at the front it entices passers-by to enter and sample some of the excellent food on offer. On our ...

Read More »

Hao Szechuan

HAOCRAYCLOSE2

After the apocalypse and everything starting to re-open, a desire for spice led us back to Hao Szechuan, one of the best for this style of cuisine. They are in Francis Street in the heart of Northbridge. They still use the IPAD as a menu and ...

Read More »

S&T Thai

STTHAIPANCAKE2

Up the top end of William Street S&T Thai has a friendly and welcoming feel about it and the food certainly is worth getting along there to try out. It is unlicensed but quick to supply glasses and ice buckets for our wine. The menu is extensive, ...

Read More »

Manise – a place of East Indonesian delight

MANISESQUID2

It has been great to get out and about and to check out some old favourites after the apocalypse and one I was keen to get back to was Manise Café , up the top end of William Street, near the mosque, which serves up excellent East Indonesian food, at ...

Read More »

No Mafia – the return!

NOMAFIAPASTA2

Two of the most heart aching closures during the lockdown were my favourite Perth bar, No Mafia, and its stablemate, Los Bravos – my go to places were out of bounds!! Now, at last, No Mafia is back – further up William Street and in the spot where ...

Read More »