Laneway Lounge

4:00pm - 12:00am
414A Murray Street Perth 6000



bar food
live music
open late
good date place
notable cocktails

Regulars at The Laneway Lounge know to approach the bar and whisper, “Where’s the Black Book?” Channelling a speakeasy, the bar’s secret tome offers classic Prohibition-era drinks, such as the Millionaire or an Absinthe Fountain.

The main menu offers creative drinks such as an Earl Grey and Mandarin Sour topped with mandarin foam; or a Smoked Chocolate Sazerac with Bulleit rye whiskey, dark cacao, peychaud bitters and chocolate-scented smoke. Alternately, the Laneway Farmstead collection is a fun way to consume your fruit and vegetable quota.

Try the Roger Rabbit containing tequila, lillet blanc, carrot juice, ginger and freshly pressed lemon and orange. Co-owner Shuen Kuan designed the Lounge. Curtained-off private booths conceal mismatched vintage-chic fittings.

In the Live Dining Room, Sydney-based chef Danny Russo’s Love Bites include pork-belly donuts; pheasant and pigeon terrine with preserved figs; black tiger prawn sausage with lemon balm; and arancini with truffle, porcini and parmesan. These fancy eats are matched by nightly performances of vocal jazz.