So you swiped right and got a match. The next step is harder: finding the right place to impress your date.


These aren't places for quiet, white-tableclothed romance. They're fun, energetic restaurants and bars packed with atmosphere, where there's rarely a chance for an awkward silence.

Lulu La Delizia

Pasta to bring any romance to life.

Shop 5 97 Rokeby Road
Subiaco WA 6008

Blue Flamingo

Rum, tequila and Latin American food. Fun.

742 Newcastle Street
Leederville WA 6007

Bread in Common

For coffee, lunch or dinner.

43 Pakenham Street
Fremantle WA 6160

Clarences

Like drinking in an art gallery.

566 Beaufort Street
Mount Lawley WA 6050

Pleased to Meet You

For carnivores only.

38 Roe Street
Northbridge WA 6003

Duende

Bond over tapas and sherry.

662 Newcastle Street
Leederville WA 6007

Petition Kitchen

Commit to a full dinner, or keep it short at the wine bar next door.

Cathedral Square Corner of St Georges Terrace and Barrack Street
Perth WA 6000

Don Tapa

Dinner here, then drinks at Alter Ego next door.

The Mantle 1 James Street
Fremantle WA 6160

Andaluz Bar & Tapas

Intimate and low-lit, but not too romantic.

Basement Level 21 Howard Street
Perth WA 6000

El Publico

On weekends a DJ keeps the mood light.

511 Beaufort Street
Highgate WA 6003

Helvetica

For whisky and cocktail enthusiasts.

101 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000

Hula Bula Bar

Tiki bars: never not fun.

12 Victoria Avenue
Perth WA 6000

Lalla Rookh

Sip an Aperol spritz in the CBD.

77 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000

Long Chim

Spice up your date in a big way.

Basement Corner of St Georges Terrace and Barrack Street
Perth WA 6000

Lot Twenty

That courtyard's a winner on balmy days.

198-206 William Street
Northbridge WA 6000

Pinchos

Split some tapas.

749 Newcastle Street
Leederville WA 6007

The Apple Daily

Share some punchy Asian dishes, then downstairs to Print Hall for a drink.

Level 1 Brookfield Place 125 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000