Leederville's best alfresco restaurants perfect for a cosy winter's night out

Last Updated: 24 Aug 2023
Megan Kay

The fairy lights are on, the restaurants and bars open, and the nightlife has returned to Leederville. Even through the colder months, thanks to weather-protectors and outdoor heaters, Leedervilles alfresco dining scene is one of the best in Perth. With restaurants offering everything from Italian to Mexican, its also a real melting pot of culinary cultures, all within a five minute walk of each other!

The Garden

It’s time to head back to the pub for a pint and a hearty meal as The Garden is now open all throughout the week with new trading hours. As well as being open for general dining and drinks, The Garden have also reintroduced their Wine nDine, Rosé Days’ and ‘Bottomless Brunch’ events for when you’re after a more exclusive night out. Covered seating and outdoor heating in the cooler months makes the Garden perfect for your next cosy dinner reservation. With restrictions being lifted, bookings are not required, however if you wish to attend an event night, make a booking on their website.

Opening hours: Monday - Thursday & Sunday 12pm - 10pm, Friday - Saturday 12pm - midnight

742 Newcastle St, Leederville


Sienas is back and serving up hearty Italian food and wine. With dine in service 7 nights a week, take a seat among the bustling of Oxford Street and enjoy Sienas warm family-friendly atmosphere. Its also one of the most popular places for families with young kids, especially in early in the evening. Due to high demand, booking is essential and seating times are divided into 90 minute slots from 5pm until late. Whether youre in the mood for a hearty pizza or pasta dish, or have a sweet tooth for a cup of authentic gelato, give Sienas a call on 9444 8844 to make a booking.

115 Oxford St, Leederville

Pinchos Bar De Tapas

For a taste of Spanish cuisine and an intimate dining experience, Pinchos Bar De Tapas are now offering 90 minute time slots for dining in with new winter opening hours, 7 days a week. Stop by and enjoy a variety of tapas, main meals and specialty cocktails with the comfort of weather protectors and outdoor heating. If you plan to head down with a larger group, the Feed Meshare menu is recommended. Although Pinchos will try to accommodate walk ins, bookings are strongly encouraged.

Make a booking through their website here

112-124 Oxford St, Leederville

Kitsch Bar Asia

Kitsch Bar Asia is the perfect stop off if youre on the hunt for some fusion cuisine combining comfort with tradition. With meals inspired by the night markets and street foods of Southeast Asia, Kitsch are back open for dine in Tuesday to Saturday from 5pm. Take a seat under the lanterns outside and enjoy Kitschs cosy atmosphere and outdoor heating. It is recommended to book in advance, leaving a 24hr window for response time. Reservations are only being taken online and by email.

Click here to follow booking instructions on their website.

229 Oxford St, Leederville


Popular for their traditional Roman style pizzas, as well as their lively, ambient atmosphere, and ingredients imported directly from Italy, Pappagallo are now back for dining. Book a table in their large covered, outdoor seating area and enjoy a lively night of Italian cuisine from 5-9:30pm Monday to Saturday. Spots are quickly filling at this pizzeria so be sure to book ahead as reservations are essential.

Make a booking on 9444 0889.

250 Oxford St, Leederville


If you’re in the mood for Spanish food, head over to Perth’s original tapas bar Duende. Complete with outdoor dining, weather proofers and heating, enjoy the chef’s set meal and a glass of wine among a warm, rustic setting. The set dinner menu is 5 courses for $55pp and $80pp for an inclusion of paired wines. A vegetarian option is also available. There are currently two dinner sittings available; 6-7:30pm and 7:45pm onward. Bookings are recommended but walk-ins will be accommodated if possible.

Make a booking on their website

Opening hours: Wednesday & Thursday 12pm - 11pm, Friday & Saturday 12pm - 12am, Sunday 12pm - 10pm.

662 Newcastle St, Leederville


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