Over the next few minutes we will be taking a deep dive into drinking at the best bars in Perth. From a tall glass of beer and a shot of vodka to local drink specials and singing karaoke we are going to try and cover it all.
The best wine and cocktail bars near you will get the ball rolling. Once they have been discussed in full breweries and sports bars to watch the big game or maybe play some pool and throw some darts will get a shout out.
Those who want to get the party started right after work or just buy some cheaper drinks will learn about the best drink specials in your area next. After they are out of the way we will move on to bars with trivia, quiz, and/or game nights around town.
Bars for dancing, karaoke, and to listen to live music will wrap this all up. Be sure to check out our Perth bar map that has every place we mention throughout the post pinned on it.
And you are all welcome to compare the scene here to other cities around the region at that link if you want.
Cocktail & Wine Bars
Many would agree that the best Perth cocktail and wine bars are:
- 399 Small Bar at 399 William St
- Wolf Lane at Rear 321 Murray St
- Foxtrot Unicorn at Basement, #101 St Georges Terrace
- Aurora Rooftop Bar at The Melbourne Hotel
399 Small Bar specializes in cocktails and provides bar food such as pizzas, nuts, and soy crisps. Wolf Lane has special times with cheap drink specials that are available from Thursday to Saturday from 4pm until late at night and they also serve a variety of food.
Foxtrot Unicorn is open Tuesday through Saturday until late at night and provides cocktails, smoky chipotle beef, baby sardines with chili and tomato, and chipotle beef. Aurora Rooftop Bar has an indoor space and timber deck embracing the outdoor terrace serving Asian, Japanese, and Cantonese food while being open every day of the week until late at night.
Perth Breweries & Sports Bars
You and your buddies will have a great time watching the big game at these local sports bars and breweries:
- Innate Brewers Pty at 23/83 Mell Rd
- Bright Tank Brewing at 100 Brown St
- Other side Brewhouse at Blaikie St
- Varsity Sports Bar at 94 Aberdeen St
- Patriots Sports Bar at 209 William St
- Crown Sports Bar at Great Eastern Hwy
- Mustang Bar at 46 Lake St
Innate Brewers is open seven days a week until late at night. Bright Tank is a local brewery that is open until late at night from Wednesday to Sunday serving burgers, snacks, fish, and chips.
Drink specials at Other Side Brewhouse are available from Thursday to Sunday until late at night and they also serve steak sandwiches, cheeseburgers, and green mojo prawns.
Varsity is an American themed sports bar near you that has comfortable booths, large screens playing all of the major games, pool tables, and arcade games.
Patriots Sports Bar has 22 regular screens, three big screens, two private screening booths, and arcade games to keep the kids entertained while also serving American classic bar fare to keep you fueled up for the big game.
Crown Sports Bar broadcasts a wide range of sports in your area and has a capacity of up to 18 guests including 12 Recaro seats and additional standing room with large high-resolution sports bar displays, customized drink packages, and a personal host.
The Mustang Bar has an authentically American vibe with a focus on televised sports and top-notch live entertainment and has over 50 bottled and draught beers available including a large selection from the United States.
Local Drink Specials
There are plenty of good bars with drink specials in your area and you can get great value if you time your visit properly:
- Durty Nelly at 397 Murray St
- Sneakers & Jeans at 16 Queen St
- Bobeche at 131 St Georges Terrace Perth
- Brass Monkey at Hotel Northbridge
Visit Durty Nelly’s Monday through Sunday from 10am to late night to buy cheaper alcoholic drinks. Sneakers & Jeans is open seven days a week until late at night and they serve some great freshly fried corn chips, guacamole, and salsa.
Bobeche is open every day of the week until late at night and if you visit them from 4pm to 6pm Tuesday through Saturday you will be able to buy cheaper drinks in your area. Brass Monkey serves traditional pub fare as well as American classic bar fare.
Trivia, Quiz & Game Nights
Check out this list of bars with trivia, quiz, and game nights near you:
Dux Nuts hosts regular bar quiz nights in Perth and the questions cover general knowledge, local topics, and technology along with games.
Fried chicken burgers, chopped salads, and chips are among the items available at Lyric Lane who is open from 4pm to late night Wednesday through Sunday.
Dance, Karaoke, & Live Music
Dance, listen to live music, or sing karaoke at these fun bars around town:
- Badlands Barare at 1/3 Aberdeen St
- The Court Hotel at 50 Beaufort St
- William Street Bird at 181 William St
Every Friday and Saturday night until midnight there are live music shows in town followed by DJ’s at Badlands Barare who also serves food options ranging from vegetarian, vegan, gluten, and lactose free. The Court Hotel serves pizzas, burgers, bread, fish and chips while being open from 12pm to late at night from Wednesday to Sunday.
Many nights of the week there is live bar music at The William Street Birds who has daily drink specials from 5pm until late at night.
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There are plenty of local wine and cocktail bars, breweries to watch sports at, places with good drink specials to save money, trivia, quiz, and game nights, as well as bars to listen to live music, dance, and sing karaoke near you. Hopefully we were able to fill you in on some valuable info that will make your next night out a little better.
Please use the comments to let us know if any spots have closed down or if any new cool places have opened up in your area so that we can keep our lists fresh. Now go have fun drinking at the best bars in Perth.