Perth restaurants

Top Choice Tapas in Leederville

Pinchos

Iberian-inspired good times constantly rock this corner location amid Leederville's many cafes, casual restaurants and bars. The must-have tapas are the pork-belly chicharrons and the Piedro Ximenez and blue-cheese …
Top Choice Thai in Central Perth

Long Chim

Australian chef David Thompson is renowned for respecting the authentic flavours of Thai street food, and with dishes like a tongue-burning chicken laap (warm salad with fresh herbs) and roast red-duck curry, there'…
Top Choice Barbecue in Fremantle

Manuka Woodfire Kitchen

Relying almost exclusively on a wood-fired oven, the kitchen at Manuka is tiny, but it's still big enough to turn out some of the tastiest food in town. The passionate chef has become an expert at taming the flame; …
Top Choice Modern Australian in Central Perth

Wildflower

Filling a glass pavilion atop the restored State Buildings, Wildflower offers fine-dining menus inspired by the six seasons of the Indigenous Noongar people of WA. There's a passionate focus on West Australian produ…
Top Choice French in Highgate & Mount Lawley

Must Winebar

One of Perth's best wine bars, Must is also one of the city's slickest restaurants with a cheeky, playful vibe that particularly resonates on Fridays, when Champagne and shucked oysters flow. The menu marries smart …
Top Choice Gelato in Northbridge

Chicho Gelato

Hands down Perth's best gelato. With innovative flavours like avocado with candied bacon, and everything made from real ingredients (no fake flavourings here), it's easy to see why. Expect queues in the evening – do…
Top Choice Cafe in Northbridge

Bivouac Canteen & Bar

Flavour-jammed, Middle Eastern–influenced cuisine partners with a good wine list, craft beers and artisanal ciders. Always-busy Bivouac's white walls are adorned with a rotating roster of work from local artists. Th…
Top Choice Bistro in Fremantle

Bread in Common

Be lured by the comforting aroma of the in-house bakery before staying on for cheese and charcuterie platters, or larger dishes such as lamb ribs, octopus or pork belly. The focus is equally on comfort food and culi…
Top Choice Australian in Northbridge

Wines of While

A 50-seater wine bar that's fast become known for its great value and incredibly flavoursome food. Surprisingly, the bar's run by a young, qualified doctor who still works as a surgical assistant on Mondays. His tru…
Top Choice Cafe in Fremantle

Ootong & Lincoln

Catch the free CAT bus to South Fremantle for this top breakfast spot. Join the locals grabbing takeaway coffee or beavering away on their laptops, and start the day with macadamia-and-dukkah porridge, or pop in fro…