Eat and drink
The City of Joondalup is home to some well known bars and restaurants as well as some hidden gems which locals are keen to keep to themselves. Whilst the exploring will be left up to you, there are a few locations which offer a variety of venues to ensure they fulfil the cravings.
Hillarys Boat Harbour
There are so many options when it comes to where to dine at Hillarys Boat Harbour. Whether you are looking for an Italian feast, delicious Thai or a gastropub, you will find it here.
The Breakwater provides waterfront views over the harbour and is perfect for sunset drinks and dinner on the deck. Little C’s Pizzeria and Bar offers award winning pizza in over 70 different combinations which is sure to be a crowd pleaser. Mia Cucina and Rustica Canteen serve up some of the best Italian cuisine north of Perth and are numerous ice cream and gelato spots to keep the kids happy. Check out the full dining options at Hillarys Boat Harbour website.
Joondalup City Centre
There are many boutique restaurants and cafes to discover in the Joondalup City Centre. As well as popular dining attractions such as Varsity and Pappa Rich, there are small family owned restaurants offering diners authentic cuisine straight from the heart. Be sure to book ahead if you’re thinking of visiting Scents of Siam and whilst it is a small restaurant, the food will transport you to Thailand. Once your done you can make your way down the road to experience a true Irish pub at Paddy Malone’s.
Westfield Whitford City
Perth shopping centres have become an all-day destination offering visitors a range of attractions including unique dining options. Westfield Whitford City’s alfresco dining and entertainment area provides a range of food and beverage options as well as an outdoor play area and live music. Try the family friendly pub grub at Whitfords Brewing Company and TGI Fridays, visit Bangkok Brothers or Miss Chow’s for delicious modern Asian cuisine or grab a Pretzel, find a deck chair and enjoy the atmosphere.
Joondalup is lucky enough to be home to 17km of beautiful coastline and visitors are even luckier as the coast is lined with amazing dining options. Sistas Burns Beach is a popular weekend brunch spot the for the locals whilst Swell Mullaloo and Mullaloo Beach Hotel offer amazing views of the Indian Ocean – perfect for sunset dinner and drinks. Travel further south to Hillarys and Sorrento and you will find even more great eateries at Lot One, Voyage Kitchen and White Salt.