Swan Valley restaurants

Top Choice Pub Food in Guildford

Rose & Crown

WA's oldest still-operating pub (1841) has a rambling beer garden and quirky heritage corners to explore inside. Have a beer in the enticingly dim cellar bar, where there's a convict-built well, and check out the se…
Top Choice Pub Food in Guildford

Guildford Hotel

The ornate Guildford Hotel reopened in 2016 after a 2008 fire, and the flash makeover is still looking great. Smart design choices have retained many historic features, but the vibe is entirely contemporary. Local b…
Bistro in Guildford

Padbury's

A wall of WA wine, chunky heritage floorboards, brick arches and broad flagstone pavers greet you at Padbury's, an upmarket cafe-restaurant at the base of the 1869 Padbury Colonial Store building. It's the classiest…
Cafe in Guildford

Little Guildford

Pram-pushers of all persuasions favour Little Guildford – there are plenty of highchairs on hand, and room to pram-park on the shady street-side terrace. Cute staff (of all persuasions) add to the appeal, delivering…
Cafe in Guildford

Cafe Poste

Guildford's faded old post office is an Italianate 1897 edifice, reborn as a garden cafe. Horticulture and interior design are the main thrust here – the interior is festooned with antiques and heirloom artefacts – …
Bistro in Swan Valley

RiverBank Estate

The pick of the region's winery restaurants, rustic RiverBank delivers excellent Mod Oz cuisine on its wrap-around verandah (or inside if it's hot). It's a little better dressed than the competition (hot tip: you to…
Tapas in Swan Valley

Lamont's

Look forward to lazy tastings and heaving plates of tapas (shaved pastrami with black-olive salsa, coconut crumbed prawns) under the wide WA sky. The wine's top-notch too, much of it grown at Lamont's Margaret River…
Cheese in Swan Valley

Cheese Barrel

Rope together some travelling amigos for a high-end cheeseboard and wine flight from the adjacent Olive Farm Wines, then stock up on cheeses for on-the-road appetite attacks. Sign up for an enjoyable cheesemaking co…
Italian in Swan Valley

Pinelli Estate Wines

Low-key and old school, Pinelli plates up authentic Italian risottos, platters, pastas and meaty mains. Order a bottle of its summer-fresh chenin blanc and a plate of lamb-and-mushroom tortellini with pumpkin and br…
Cafe in Guildford

Jezebelle

Jezebelle's fine selection of WA, Spanish and Italian wines is as attention-grabbing as its curvy art-deco exterior. Tacos, paella and quesadillas all feature on the tapas and share-plate menu, with calamari, prawns…