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Dear Friends Garden Restaurant - CLOSED

100 Benara Rd, Perth, Western Australia 6005, Australia
+61 8 9279 2815
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
23 Jul 2014
“Sublime Cooking - Pricey portion”
22 Jul 2014
“Tasty food but Left feeling hungry”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
100 Benara Rd, Perth, Western Australia 6005, Australia
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Reviewed 24 July 2014

Dear Friends has a beautiful and relaxing atmosphere inside, with very chilled out decor. The staff are friendly and attentive when ordering from the aperitif through to the degustation menu. Food presentation and the cooking were both faultless, it really was a great degustation menu....More

Thank Damian G
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Haven't been to dear friends for about eight yrs and alway recommended the place.when we booked we wasn't told it was their last night of opening and consequently the wine choices were depleted. We opted for five courses. You don't get a choice anymore it's...More

2  Thank Ann and Alan H
Reviewed 15 August 2013

Thoroughly enjoyed every course on the degustation menu, matched perfectly with local wines, in a relaxed country style dining room. The service was flawless and very personable. Stand out dish was the shark bay crab with watercress soup, although every dish was delicious!

Thank Lynch G
Reviewed 20 May 2013

We could not fault a thingI The 9 course menu was an interesting journey through the seasons fresh produce and matched amazingly with 7 tasting pours. The wine matching is up there with the best in Perth. The venue itself is rustic, charming and unpretentious,...More

Thank Lynch G
Reviewed 13 May 2013 via mobile

Beautiful place for a romantic or special dinner. I can't wait to go back Food wine and service was impeccable

2  Thank Lozziebelozzie
Reviewed 8 May 2013

7 people x $235 each - NOT WORTH IT. After hearing great things about Dear Friends in Caversham and watching it grow in popularity among the fine dining circuit as one of the places to try a group of 7 of us thought we would...More

2  Thank shonapaul
Reviewed 17 April 2013

We were visiting my daughter and, as it was her birthday, had asked her to book a nice resturant to celebrate. Four of us set off for Dear Friends on a Wednesday evening. We couldn't find the restaurant and drove up and down a few...More

1  Thank Woo12
Reviewed 25 February 2013

I shared a nine course degustation with my family a few nights ago at Dear Friends and what a disappointment it was. The staff were unfriendly, the menu pretentious and the decor outdated. To tell of the embarrassment that came one course after another would...More

Thank frizziliz
Reviewed 24 February 2013

my wife and I went on Saturday night which is the degustation menu. We had been there nearly 20 years previously. Enjoyed the experience then as we did on this occassion , Excellent blend of food and spices. Of course the portions are small that...More

Thank 5678kelly
Reviewed 18 February 2013

We dined at Dear Friends on a Saturday night, which meant we had their Degustation Menu with matching wines (no a la carte option on Saturday night). The food was good overall - the chicken course (chicken terrine with, I think, homemade herb tofu and...More

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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Benara Rd, Perth, Western Australia 6005, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Perth
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9279 2815
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