Tim Ho Wan’s arrival at Raine Square in Perth was heralded with much fanfare. Being awarded a Michelin star, its opening was a big deal to Perth. To me, its opening signalled that Perth was finally moving into the international foodie big leagues. Unfortunately, its […]
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When you mention good French food in Perth, P’tite Ardoise Bistro always comes to mind. This restaurant has been on my “to visit” radar for the last few years, but I’ve never found the opportunity to do so until recently. Tucked away in a little […]
Last weekend, I finally managed to get my hands on the highly recommended Lee Fah Mee Instant Rice Vermicelli – Sarawak Laksa Flavour. Sarawak laksa differs from other laksas in the Malaysia and Singapore region in that the broth is belacan (fermented shrimp)-based instead of curry-based. The stock […]
My latest on Weekend Notes is up! Check out the post on Formosa Vegetarian Eating House, a favourite from my uni days when us international students would gather at Utopia/Formosa downtown for bubble tea, karaoke and fake but oh-so-delicious fried chicken.
Marumo is one of Perth’s best degustation restaurants, and its price tag of $70 per person makes eating there even more of a coveted experience. Securing a booking there has become a monumentally difficult task, as bookings are only released every few months and tend […]
When most people in Perth think about Fremantle’s cappuccino strip, they think about that touristy section of South Terrace near the Fremantle Markets. Gino’s is the first cafe that comes to mind. It is a Fremantle institution where tourists and locals alike sip their flat […]