Bringing you the best of Perth. If you like this article, click the heart below and subscribe for more. If you have an event/place that you'd like to see on WeekendNotes, let me know!
Published July 31st 2017
A Fusion of Seasonal Produce, Beverages, and the Best Views
Australia's South West is renowned for stunning views, and a fantastic cafe vibe- so it was difficult to trim down this list from the many options. Below are just some of Perth's cafes, restaurants, and bars that have found a fusion of delicious menus, enticing beverage lists, and stunning views.
Yelo A cheery little joint with customers spilling out the entrance, and casually perched on the front steps, as though it was their best friends house. For location, Yelo has it all- right on the sunset tourist drive, overlooking Mettams pool and Trigg. Great for a sunny day, grab something deliciously understated from the menu or fridges, and have a stroll, enjoy a shop, and take some Instaworthy pics!
On the far side of Perth, set among the hills, we have Fairbrossen. This winery turned Restaurant is beautiful in itself, with a large deck and dining area that offers panoramic views of vineyards and hills in the distance. The modern Australian menu features plenty of fresh produce and of course, quality wines, to ensure you're not missing out on anything.
The Shorehouse Overlooking Swanbourne beach, this restaurant has a put together yet beachy vibe to go with the stunning views. The modern Australian menu looks stunning and utilises the best of seasonal ingredients. Enjoy a coffee or cocktail with the view of waves rolling in. With their lengthy opening hours, you can enjoy this restaurant for breakfast lunch and dinner.
The Botanical Cafe Kings Park Kings Park undoubtedly hosts Perth's most iconic views, a panorama of the city, set amongst a curation of native Australian flora. The botanical cafe offers stunning views and less formal dining experience. And of course,your plate will hold nothing less than fresh local produce.
The Standard Featuring a modern menu with inspiration drawn from across Asia, this restaurant/bar brings food and a view. The deck features views from the heights of Northbridge, across the CBD, lit up like a Christmas tree as the sun goes down. They regularly bring out 'feast' platters, perfect for an afternoon of indulgence.
The Boatshed The ever popular South Perth foreshore offers front row seats across the Swan River and the skyline of Perth. Sir James Mitchell Park is popular for picnics, evening strolls and catamarans on the Swan. Floor to ceiling windows at The Boatshed let the views shine, and inviting decor blends the restaurant with its surroundings. A locally sourced menu completes the experience.
From vineyards to beachside, and everything in between there are so many options- share your favourite place in the comments below!