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Best of Perth: Ultimate Insider’s Guide with Perthfoodies

We’re bringing you the best local secrets with some of the world’s top bloggers, influencers, and travel journalists in our new City Insider series. From where to find the perfect brew to that little-known bar that plays the best tunes, vintage record stores and green outdoor spaces, consider this your checklist for an amazing city guide to Perth. 

We’re diving into all the best spots in Perth, with a quick-fire interview with Perthfoodies telling you their favourite places and expert tips.

Perthfoodies is a family affair, run by a mother (Janine) and two of her children (Mitchell & Brooke). Perthfoodies started back in 2014 because the family were eating out so often, that they had too many food pics for their own personal instagrams. They regularly eat out together as a family and are always looking out for new arrivals on the block and on the hunt for the next undiscovered gem.

Best of Perth: Ultimate Insider’s Guide with Perthfoodies

1. Favourite Overall Restaurant?


2. Best Restaurant for Date Night?

Santini Bar & Grill.

3. Local Foodie Secret?

Young George.

4. Best Burger?


5. Best Place for Coffee?

May St Larder.

6. Best Pizza?

Canteen Pizza.

7. Best Place for Vegetarian/Vegan Food?


8. Best Place for Brunch?


9. Where to Get an Amazing Budget-Meal?

Authentic Bites Dumplings.

10. Bar for Drinks with Friends?

The Royal.

11. Best Cocktail Bar?

Sweetwater Rooftop Bar.

12. Bar/Club for a Big Night Out?

Market Grounds.

13. Best Place for a Sweet Treat?

Mary Street Bakery.

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14. Unmissable Thing to Do in the City?

Pop-up Night Noodle Markets!

15. Favourite Place for a Staycation?

Crown Towers.

16. How to get Around the City Like a Local?


17. Favourite Outdoor Space for Chilling Out?

Hyde Park.

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Photo via  @soups_tony

18. Best Market in the City?

Fremantle Markets.

19. Must-Visit Independent Store?

Planet Books in Mount Lawley.

20. Best Things to do with Kids in the City?

Siobhan McKenny