You're Welcome WA Access Initiative
City of Melville
The Silk Road, Ardross
- A restaurant serving Asian cuisine open for lunch and dinner
- The restaurant has table service
- An accessible parking bay and unisex accessible toilet is located on site
18 Riseley Street, Ardross, WA 6153 Australia
- Tuesday to Friday 11.30am to 2.30pm
- Tuesday and Sunday 5.30pm to 10.30pm
- Tapas Friday 3.00pm to 6.30pm
Closest accessible parking
- A single accessible bay identified by line markings and the access symbol, located in the car park at the rear of the building where the restaurant is located.
- The bay is on level and even pavers and is 3.4 metres wide and 6.4 metres long.
- Vehicle access from: Riseley Street
- Pedestrian access: Level access from the bay to the paved external verandah off which the restaurant is located.
Customers are required to pass through the alfresco dining area of the adjacent café (where a path free of tables and chairs is provided).
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External access and entrance
- Entrance is either off the Riseley Street footpath up 5 steps with handrails on both sides or through the alfresco dining area of the adjacent café from the accessible parking bay. This café retains a clear path through the alfresco area and this provides level access to the door of the restaurant.
- The door to the restaurant has a 2cm lip and the double door is 68cm wide when one door is open.
- The door has a lever handle and is light to open.
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- The restaurant has a vinyl floor and moveable tables and chairs.
- Alfresco and internal seating is the same.
- Tables have a central pedestal, 76cm high with 73cm knee clearance. Chairs have armrests.
- Customers using wheelchairs or walking aids may request to be seated close to the counter where greatest access to tables is provided.
- Alfresco dining is on the side verandah through a wide door with a 2cm lip.
- Service and payment counter is 1 metre high.
- The door to the toilet, located in the shared corridor at the rear of the restaurant, is 76cm wide with a lever handle. The door is heavy to open and slow to close.
Signage, customer displays and customer information
The menu is in good colour contrast.
Toilet: Shared unisex accessible toilet at rear of restaurant
- Gender: Unisex
- Availability: Unlocked
- Customer use only: Yes, shared with other businesses and restaurants in the same building.
- Description: The unisex accessible toilet is located in a rear corridor off the back of the restaurant.
- External access: Through a door off the rear of the restaurant, 76cm wide with a lever handle. The door is heavy to open and slow to close.
A wide corridor leads to the shared toilet.
- Toilet door: An 83cm wide door with a D handle and large lock. The door is heavy to open and closes slowly.
- Pan height: 45cm
- Handrails: Yes
- Basin height: 80cm
- Lighting: Movement sensor activated.