MELBOURNE | Paper Cup Project is an idea that’s so simple, it makes you wonder why nobody thought about it earlier. It started in Perth when Daniel Goodman, founder of Paper Cup Project, was thinking of ways to help local artists, designers, thinkers and doers connect with the local community
PERTH | If you’re reading this, you probably know a thing or two about good food. You know what you like, you know where you like to shop for groceries, and you have a few restaurants that you count amongst your favourites. But what do you really know about food?
PERTH | Meat Candy, located at the unfashionable end of Northbridge where William and Brisbane street intersect, is the first restaurant owned by chef Ben Atkinson (Cantina, The Old Crow), and opened to a lot of anticipation late last year. Atkinson’s’ reputation for creating quality food, along with the promise of
PERTH | The Dutch Trading Company is a Victoria Park gem from the people behind The Classroom and Lucky Chan’s Laundry & Noodlebar. The inspiration here is “the spirit of the Dutch Empire that for 200 years led the world in exploration, trade, culture and art”, and traversed the western coast of
PERTH | Velvet Lounge was home to a lot of memories from uni days, but people get older and change, and Velvet Lounge was very much a relic of the past. Enter Caboose, which is the reincarnation of the space behind the Flying Scotsman. Unlike the bar at the front, Caboose
PERTH | Baby Mammoth is a South African inspired restaurant in Northbridge, run by South African owner Ryan Lambson and his Indonesian/Chinese wife, Tania. The menu features an assortment of small share plates, and more substantial dishes that capture the cultural melting post that is South Africa and its food.
PERTH | Short Order Burger Co. is a burger joint that has developed a quite the cult following since popping up in Fremantle’s “The Mantle” in 2015. The reason? They serve up some of the best burgers in Perth. Owner Simon Kony creates burgers inspired by American diners and their
PERTH | Little Matcha Girl is a cute little cafe in Como that focuses on Japanese-style drinks and desserts including, as the name suggests, creations featuring matcha. Unlike many places that have jumped onto the matcha bandwagon in recent years, owner Stefanie Wee the crew at Little Matcha girl are
PERTH | Is Donburi in Northbridge has become quite the cult favourite in the five years since it’s been open, and the newest location on Newcastle Street does everything that the original does well. It’s all about Japanese favorites done well, quick service and reasonable prices. During lunch service, sushi
PERTH | tbsp. on King William Street in Bayswater always seems to have a line outside when you go past, and when you’ve had your first meal here, you know exactly why. The space itself is simple – white walls, wooden tables, wooden padded chairs, with the La Marzocco espresso