Did somebody say wine with a view? Or even brunch by the water?
Summer is right around the corner and with it comes warmer temperatures and exciting beach days. And what better to celebrate summer than exploring trendy beachside venues with friends and family!
While Perth brims with sophisticated restaurants and new cocktail bars tucked away in cute little lanes, the city has also gained quite a reputation when it comes to fantastic beachside venues. From North to South, the coastline city provides foodies and beach lovers alike with a one-of-a-kind food and drink experience.
If feeling the sun on your face with the sand between your toes and sipping on cocktails or cold beers is your kind of thing, read on as we share with you the best beachside restaurants and bars in Perth!
Barchetta – Cottesloe
If you love brunch with a view, Barchetta is the place for you!
Perched on the iconic dunes of Cottesloe beach, overlooking the pure white sand and pristine waters of one of the most emblematic spots of Western Australia, Barchetta offers hungry beach lovers a wonderful Mediterranean-style cuisine. Along with delicious wood-fired pizzas, some of the menu’s favourites include the fried lemon pepper squid and the crab spaghetti. If you have a sweet tooth, the venue also serves exquisite desserts, including an incredible Belgian chocolate tart and a delightful orange crème brûlée.
Want to enjoy the beach all day and a lavish meal in the evening? Needless to say dinner with a sunset is the epitome of a fantastic day at the beach! Spending your evening at Barchetta won’t disappoint on that front either, as the venue is known for providing visitors with one of the best sunsets in the country!
Clancy’s Fish Pub – City Beach
Fancy a coffee by the beach? If you love the beach as much as we do, you’ll enjoy Clancy’s Fish Pub beach shack vibe. Located right on the gorgeous City beach, overlooking the Indian Ocean’s waters, the pub offers visitors laidback food throughout the day and exceptional views, featuring the annual whale migration if you’re lucky!
From the incredible seafood platter and dazzling double choc brownie to the iconic mushroom bagel and fine wine list, the venue sure knows how to please its customers. Whether you’re a hungry beach aficionado, a sucker for live venues, or a romantic soul looking for a great sunset experience, you’ll have a great time at Clancy’s Fish Pub!
The Beach House – Jindalee
If you’re in for a cold beer in a chilled-out beachy atmosphere, Jindalee’s beach house could be a fantastic spot for you to spend a sunny afternoon. This coastal oasis opened its door at the end of 2019 and has been very popular among locals since then. The simple yet high-quality menu and the stunning views may be the reason why!
From the delicious wood-grilled mushrooms and gold band snapper to the mouthwatering burnt meringue, the menu is to die for, and so is the sunset view.
The Shorehouse – Swanbourne
The Shorehouse in Swanbourne is the epitome of casual beachside dining. Featuring cute yellow striped sun umbrellas and a gorgeous ocean backdrop, the venue certainly makes for some buzz-worthy Instagram shots! The friendly staff and great menu will be sure to turn your breakfast, lunch, or dinner into a memorable experience, and so will the numerous events organised throughout the year.
From the colourful cocktails and fine red wines to the popular roasted mushroom burger and the tasty fried buttermilk chicken, foodies are in for a treat at the Shorehouse! If you’re visiting for breakfast, we’d recommend the Belgian waffles.
We hope you’re now ready for your next beach day in Perth! Have you explored any beachside venues lately? We’d love to hear about your experience in the comment section below.