"This is not buffet dining as Perth people know it," he said. "This will be a 'must do' restaurant experience in Perth.
"When you go to Hong Kong you go to Jumbo, when you come to Perth you must come to Laputa," Chef Lim said.
It's out with bain-maries and in with freshly cooked food at stations in front of diners.
"Expect more than crème brulee and cheesecake for dessert," Chef Lim said.
"This buffet style is different, the setup is different, the style is of freshly cooked food right in from of you with a blend of Western style Asian infused cooking.
"Our emphasis will be strong on customer service, with attention to detail that separates the good from the excellent," he said.
"I have no idea how they are going to get it up," Chef Lim laughed.
As well as promoting the restaurant the sign will be used to promote events being held in the city.
Bookings at the restaurant can be made by phoning 9325 4081or through Laputa's website