Warm evenings are rolling in and Experience Perth are here to make sure you enjoy them with these 12 small bars in Perth to visit this summer.
Whether for celebration, social relaxation or a city weekender, enjoy the night life with these ideas!
Aqua Bar - Barrack St Jetty, Perth
Whether you are only here for a weekend, a week, or even if you are a local, Aqua Bar is a great place to visit in Perth. Located only a 5-minute walk from Perth's CBD, it's a great place to enjoy a few cocktails and tapas after a long workday - or for the lucky ones, after a day of exploring and discovering Perth.
Beccaria Bar & Restaurant - Mercure Perth, 10 Irwin St, Perth
Beccaria Bar & Restaurant is situated amongst Perth's law courts. If you are looking for a small bar in Perth with Italian influences, look no further. The menu still carries the best of Australia, but with the Italian food everyone loves. And Experience Perth definitely recommends the Chocolate Dome dessert! Friday night catch-ups will never be the same!
La Vie at Crown Perth - Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood
Looking for a drink with upscale surroundings? Crown Perth mixes class and luxury without overdoing it. And with your pre-dinner drink, why not order canapes as well? With a wide variety of beer and cocktails, everyone will have something to eat and drink in Perth at this establishment. Paint the town red!
The Merrywell at Crown Perth - Great Eastern Hwy, Burswood
Known to make everyone's favourite dish with a twist, The Merrywell at Crown Perth is a great Perth bar to relax, unwind, and spend some time with friends. Be ready for a culinary adventure and try the Mac & Cheese balls, or the Lollipop Buffalo wings! Head to where the action is this summer.
Mayfair Lane Pub & Kitchen, West Perth
Mayfair Lane Pub & Dining Room - 72 Outram Street, West Perth
When visiting the Mayfair Lane Pub & Dining Room, you will be transported back to old England. Offering great pints and comfort food, this small Perth bar is relaxed, while up-market at the same time. Enjoy bevvies after work this summer at the Mayfair Lane Pub.
Public House Kitchen & Bar - Shop 2, 263 Adelaide Tce, Perth
With a South American vibe, the Public House Kitchen & Bar brings you all the best from Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Ecuador and Columbia. And with its beautifully designed space, you will fall in love - not only with the food and incredible cocktails, but with the entire small Perth bar culture. Support the diversity of local venues and catch-up with the crew at Public House.
Stix Bar - Base of Axis Apartment Tower, 30 The Circus, Burswood
Whether for weekend breakfast or functions, the French Chef will impress at this institution. In Perth we love our food and wine, so check out this setting, and compare it amongst others this summer.
The Aviary Restaurant & Bar - Level 1, 140 William St, Perth
At the height of the summer, what a better way to enjoy a drink than on a rooftop? The Aviary Perth is the perfect place to stop by at the end of the day. Watch a Perth sunset and spend time with friends after work, or enjoy a romantic evening with a date as Perth heats up at night!
The George Perth - 216 St Georges Tce, Perth
The George Perth is a great venue for anyone looking for fantastic drinks mixed with sophistication. Whether it is for a business lunch, or a night with friends, this Perth location will keep everyone fed and hydrated! Find a blend of corporate style and intimate dining at this inner-city scene.
The Lucky Shag Waterfront Bar, Perth
The Lucky Shag Waterfront Bar - Barrack St Jetty, Perth
For a vibrant atmosphere and a unique experience, there's no better place than The Lucky Shag Waterfront Bar. Only five-minutes' walk from Perth's CBD, visitors will be able to enjoy splendid views of the Swan River and the city skyline, while listening to music (live and DJs). Take a pick from the long list of available cocktails. Sunday sessions have never looked so good!
Whipper Snapper Distillery - 139 Kensington St, East Perth
Made for Whiskey lovers, the Whipper Snapper Distillery is Perth's first ever premium whiskey made from 100% local West Australian ingredients. Open till 5pm Monday to Friday and till 4pm on the weekends, head for an early Whisky tasting session or join a Whisky Tour at the Whipper Snapper Distillery.
Wolf Lane - Rear 321 Murray St, Perth
The last small bar in Perth on our list today is Wolf Lane, but it's certainly not the least! This remains one of Perth's best kept secrets, with a wide variety of collectables. You will not know where to look! There is no better way to end your day, than to go and get transported to another world at Wolf Lane.
If you're in the mood for cocktails, beer, Whiskey or just food, Experience Perth is here to help. And if you think the list stops here, there are many more bars in Perth that are just waiting to be explored. Let Experience Perth know which one is your favourite! For more tips on bars around Perth try this link, else this guide (PDF) or map (PDF). Live a little this summer!
With Bathers Beach House in Fremantle lifting the bar in Perth this summer, and now with drinks on deckchairs at Bathers Beach, it's time to relax. A great night out can feel like a little holiday away from your regular world.
Let's raise a glass to experiencing Perth! There's so much going on in the city this summer, check out these events for more dates to schedule into the diary!
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