Perth is the capital and largest city of Western Australia. Wine bars in Perth are an essential part of the West Australian lifestyle, and there are many good ones to choose from. The wine bar industry in Australia has grown tremendously over the past decade and since 2010 demand has increased exponentially with international tourists keen to taste modern Australian cuisine paired with some of the best wines in the world.
Here are some good wine bars to try out if you find yourself in Perth:
- The Flute Kitchen and Bar:
This modern Australian restaurant is located in the heart of Perth and serves up a mean line-up of meat, seafood, and vegetarian dishes that pair well with an extensive wine list covering all the best wine regions of Australia. It is a bustling restaurant that happens to have great food, a functional and flexible space and an interesting wine list that provides a relaxed but lively environment.
- A La Grecque:
This is a Greek restaurant with a passion for food, wine and most importantly hospitality. The menu offers wine-matched food, with a focus on sharing. The wine list offers many wines from around Greece so it may be the only place in Perth where you are able to try Santorini wines.
- Icebergs Dining Room and Bar
This restaurant is located amidst the beautiful Kings Park, with views of Matilda Bay that create a peaceful setting for an amazing dining experience. The seafood is fresh and sourced locally, complimented well with fine wine list that includes both well-known international wines as well as smaller boutique wines.
- Amuse Restaurant:
This restaurant offers the best of French cuisine crafted by a team of chefs who are passionate about local ingredients, quality food and an extensive wine list. The menu is specially designed to complement the wines, and it offers a flexible space that can be transformed into whatever shape fits your meeting.
Quay is located on the banks of the Swan River in West Perth, with views of the river looking toward Kings Park offering a stunning backdrop for local seafood. There is an extensive wine list that includes wines from all over the world, and it also serves up classic dishes with a modern twist.
- Pinocchio’s Restaurant:
Pinocchio’s was one of Perth first fine dining restaurants to open in 1942, and today still continues to provide fine food and service for special occasions or a romantic meal. The menu offers a modern Italian cuisine with an extensive wine list that is one of the best in Perth and also includes some very rare South African wines.
- Vasse Felix:
This restaurant is located in a cellar below a winery, offering a unique fine dining experience in the heart of Margaret River. Their team approach to food ensures that they source the best produce, and their passion for food is evident in everything they deliver. The wine list offers a comprehensive selection of Margaret River wines as well as other premium wines from Australia.
- Zum Stammtisch:
This authentic Austrian restaurant opened its doors in 1994 and today continues to offer sausages, schnitzels and goulashes in a comfortable bierhall-style restaurant. The impressive wine list offers an extensive range of Austrian wines, German beers and also other premium wines from Australia.
- Varnish on King:
This little gem is located in the CBD of Perth within walking distance of many attractions including Kings Park, and is a great place to stop in for lunch. The menu offers delectable contemporary French cuisine with an impressive wine list that compliments everything on the menu.
- Black Salt:
This restaurant has two exciting venues, one located at Hillarys Marina which offers fine dining seafood overlooking the marina, where you can enjoy special occasions or a romantic dinner. The other location is in Fremantle and offers a casual dining experience with good food, wine and service.
This restaurant is located within the Crown Towers right in Perth’s CBD and offers an extensive range of wines which include vintage wines up to 100 years old. There is an impressive menu that includes classic French cuisine with an extensive wine list that is bound to impress.
- All Bar Nun:
This restaurant has two locations, one in the city of Perth and the other in Fremantle which offers a great menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as coffee at any time of day. The Fremantle location also serves up dishes on its large outside deck with views over the Indian Ocean. There is an extensive wine list that includes local and international wines.
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