The only thing better than one delicious meatball is two delicious meatballs (or maybe three – watch this space for a third outgrowth from the popular pair), and Perth residents have exactly that on their hands thanks to the The Meatball Bar brothers. Nestled comfortably enough and almost side by side in Mount Lawley and here in Leederville, jostling with a host of other restaurant options at the busy strip along Oxford Street and Newcastle Street. If you like to roll in an international way, then The Meatball Bar is a place you need to pocket swiftly, with regulars from the so-called Ballers Club laying their hands on tables as if they were Faberge eggs, reason being chiefly the well-rounded menu... Salivating yet? Read on, or simply book a ball now!
There are Italian restaurants in Perth, and then there is The Meatball Bar. They have two locations in central Perth – one in Leederville, one in Mount Lawley – and across both of them, they offer one dish, done in more ways than you could ever imagine. As you might imagine, their speciality is meatballs, and the myriad ways that they can be prepared will astound you. Along with the classic Italian meatballs – beef and pork, slow cooked in a Napoli sauce for 12 hours and topped with parmesan, basil and pesto – one can pick up Wagyu beef with Calabrese sausage, bacon-wrapped chicken with cheddar and sweetcorn or wild mushroom and pecorino arancini. Take a trip to Beaufort Street to try them all.
That is only the tip of the iceberg as far as the meatball options go. The Meatball Bar is an Italian restaurant with an international edge, offering classic dishes from around the world in meatball form. There are harissa lamb meatballs with roasted almonds, raisins and yoghurt, Southern-style buttermilk chicken meatballs with a jalapeno slaw and peanut sauce satay meatballs made from a chicken pork mix, served Malaysian style with pineapple, coriander and rice. Pay The Meatball Bar a visit on Beaufort Street for an Italian restaurant in Mount Lawley to remember.
First time to the restaurant!, enjoyed the experience! Wait staff were very friendly, informative and attentive! My special requests - baby highchair & a candle in dessert to help celebrate my daughters birthday was perfect! The lovely girls even helped sing happy birthday! Would recommend the dining experience of the Meatball Bar!
Food was amazeballs... try them all; don’t try to guess what they’ll taste like. could have been a little quicker taking our order, especially as we had kids... but not super slow...
We were greeted and seated promptly. Service was very good. Staff are very attentive and observant, noticing when we looked ready to order or needed more drinks etc. The food was amazing. Everything came out really fast and tasted delicious. Love this place!