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Swallow Bar

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Wine Bar
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Whatley Crescent | Maylands, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 15:30 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 00:00
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Perth, Aust
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68 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Cramped, overpriced drinks and food, warm beer. Interesting selection of food and wine, but they just charge too much.

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Thank Rod B
Perth, Australia
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Absolutely love this place - the staff, drinks and food are all top class. Can't go past the Croquettes :)

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Thank CrazyPugLady
Perth, Australia
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39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Nice little place, an unexpected find in Maylands. It's VERY small though but great if you can get a table. Chips were tasty, and the location is right across from the train station which is really handy

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Thank Rebecca M
Perth, Australia
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24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is our go-to place when the girls get together. It's small (book ahead if there's a few of you) and intimate with old railway-carriage seats inside and funky settings in the courtyard. We've eaten our way through the whole menu and haven't found anything that isn't super-scrumptious! Great wine list and live music compliments this great venue.

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Thank Debra H
Western Australia
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236 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Lovely friendly bar with great food and interesting drinks menu. The cauliflower is particularly good. Visit this cosy bar with exceptional staff.

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Thank ghtraveller
Margaret River
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109 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

I was taken here by a Maylands local, it was brilliant if only we had a place like this in Margaret River ! We were lucky to get a table and this was mid week, I loved the food and their selection of wines. I had the Prawn Brioche and we shared the lamb which was SO delicious. I will... More 

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Thank janefoxAlbany
Western Australia, Australia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely ambience with a live band and record player. Food was great. And drinks were perfect. Trendy little spot in Maylands. Grab a booth and enjoy!

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Thank Sarah_Luke_84
Bassendean, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

I love this place. Small, cosy and true to itself. Doesn't compromise on its style and offerings. Spiced cauliflower is a must IMHO, even if you don't like cauliflower! Always interesting drinks menu. Me? I had the cauliflower with a Barrow Boys Porter and Dalwhinnie single. Very happy chappy indeed. 😄👍

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Thank CorkandBottleOPR
Perth, Australia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

During the day when you look at the outside of the Swallow Bar situated on Whatley Crescent, Maylands, you are greeted by a small door and window with the curtain closed. What lies behind the window and door of an evening is a small and cosy upbeat boutique bar teeming with music and energy! We walked through the door at... More 

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Thank Clare P
Perth, Australia
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

The Swallow bar- such a Maylands feel to it. Some of the yummiest cocktails & local beer in Perth. The food is always so tastey & interesting (try the frites). Awesome

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Wine Bar
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
15:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 00:00
Saturday
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Whatley Crescent | Maylands, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Perth

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?