The best of the West

September 15th, 2022
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Beachside bars and beer gardens galore, here are the best spots in Perth to cruise through the afternoon or soak up delicious food.

You'll find me bar-side

Scarborough Beach Bar

  • Known for its unbeatable views, cocktails and coastal inspired menu you’ll find this gem perched by the water in Scarborough. Check it out here.

Wolf Lane

  • Swing by for a unique small bar experience and let our staff lead you down the rabbit hole. Wolf Lane is one of Perth’s best kept secrets.

The Raffles Hotel

  • Located on the banks of the Swan River in Applecross with views of both the Swan and Canning rivers, its art deco fit-out including brushed gold features combined with its famous riverside beer garden means that it’s the perfect in-between – great cocktails and pub eats. Find out more here.

The Peach Pit

  • Located on the beautiful Scarborough Coast, The Peach Pit Bar is known for it’s signature smashed patty burgers, fun cocktails and never taking things too seriously. It’s the perfect spot for a laid-back beer, cheeky cocktail and maybe a bit of a boogie.

The Aviary

  • With the city skyline setting the backdrop, soak in the views with a cocktail in hand. A destination for travelers and locals alike The Aviary is Perth’s iconic open air rooftop.

Sweetwater Bar

  • Panoramic views over East Fremantle and the Fremantle Port, Sweetwater Rooftop Bar & Restaurant serves up thirst quenching cocktails and delicious dishes in a sunny and casual garden rooftop bar.

I want pub vibes

The Bassendean Hotel

  • Serving the thirsty since 1930, The Bassendean Hotel opened its doors to a line forming down the street from 9am, locals thirsty for their first pint. Today it stands a revitalised community favourite with it’s signature charm restored.

Market Grounds

  • An award-winning inner-city pub, paying homage to its historical roots as a marketplace. Located near Yagan Square and RAC arena, Market Grounds is home to delicious food, sophisticated cocktails & Perth’s best DJs.

The Royal

  • An iconic local pub, set on Royal Street, East Perth. The Royal is your home away from home – a place to gather, drink and dine no matter the occasion.

The Globe

  • One of the best places to eat in Perth’s CBD, The Globe features a large vibrant beer garden and bar, designed to make the most out of Perth’s sunshine.

Victoria Park Hotel

  • Situated in the heart of Victoria Park on Albany Highway the Hotel has been standing proud since 1927. With a blend of modern and heritage architecture, the Vic Park Hotel has a naturally warm and cosy feel to it.

The Guildford Hotel

  • Wander around the venue filled with old charm and historical touches from days past, The Guildford Hotel offers a casual menu and delicious drinks.

The Claremont Hotel

  • The Claremont Hotel is set to reopen for Summer 23. The highly anticipated, newly renovated venue will restore this heritage hotel to its full glory.

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