The Directory

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Chapter IV

Paddington Map

Things sure do turn over quickly in Paddington, huh? Where Dirty South once stood, we now have Chapter IV: a charming addition to a charming street, and an e...

Donut Boyz

West End Map

More bloody doughnuts, do I hear you cry? No, of course I don't - everyone remains berko about doughnuts, and probably rightly so. I, however, have a co...

Izakaya Goku

West End Map

Japan has given us a lot in the way of outstanding cuisine, but let's be realistic: the world doesn't need another sushi train or chain ramen store. ...

Farrier

Fortitude Valley Map

Farrier, a new bar/supper club in the old stables underneath the Queen's Arms, might be Brisbane's first dining establishment to be open late seven n...

Izakana-Ya Okuman

South Brisbane Map

It's definitely winter, and to take an unpopular position, I'm bloody sick of standard winter comfort food. Potatoes? Eh. Soup? Bluh. Stew? Meh. Niku...

Delfina's Bistro

Fortitude Valley Map

Usually I'd recommend a place like Delfina's as a great spot to take a romantic prospect, or your mum, or someone else you're keen to impress. Bu...

Lucky Egg

Fortitude Valley Map

People sure love their fried chicken, huh? Frankly I've never really “got it” - until now. Lucky Egg trades exclusively in free-range, locall...

London Fields

West End Map

What exactly is British pub food? Black pudding? “Bangers and mash”? Some kind of tart made from what's swept up at closing time in a butcher...

Charlie Cools

West End Map

West End is stretching out. A few blocks from the main strip of bars and coffee shops, down a quiet street of warehouses, there's a brand-new coffee shop...

Juiceez

West End Map

I love winter in Brisbane. Humidity drops below 100000%, the sun is out but I don't feel like an ant under a magnifying glass, and I can wear a coat! Som...

Miss Bliss Whole Foods Kitchen

West End Map

You might recognise Miss Bliss from markets and cafes around the place - they've been making their famous bliss balls for a while, and to well-deserved a...

Les Folies de Paris

Spring Hill Map

I had never really “got” macarons until I came here. The folks behind Les Folies de Paris, otherwise known as French caterers Monsieur Macaron,...

St Baxter

New Farm Map

Just opened in New Farm, St Baxter is a Californian-style eatery serving fusion food that's hard to fault. Fitted out with sunset hues and cacti, St Ba...

Sin Vida

Fortitude Valley Map

Have you ever had real Mexican food? Put your hand down if you've actually been to Mexico, no-one likes a show off. I've never had real Mexican food...

Mr Claude

Brisbane CBD Map

The lanewayification of Brisbane is in full swing, and Mr Claude is the latest to take advantage of the inner city's narrow, overlooked spaces. Mr Clau...

Betty's Burgers

Noosa Heads Map

If imitation is indeed the sincerest form of flattery, there’s a particular burger chain from America’s East Coast that must be feeling mighty chuffed thanks...

All Real Food Self-Service Café

Australia Map

When I was younger, I thought I hated salad. Turns out I just hated boring food and used this fake aversion to justify eating terribly. I now know better, bu...

Corbett & Claude

Brisbane CBD Map

No one wants to be outshined by their younger sibling. But for restaurant and bar Corbett & Claude, it isn’t a case of sibling rivalry. Hot on the heels...

Hot Star Large Fried Chicken

Sunnybank Map

Fried chicken is definitely a 'thing' now. Well, obviously it’s been an actual thing people have eaten for ages, but, right now, fried chicken – just...

The Morning After

West End Map

Who came up with this name? The ‘morning after’ is not typically associated with good times, it’s more likely to bring to mind bleary eyes, chalky mouths and...

Grape Therapy

Fortitude Valley Map

Scenario: you’ve scored yourself a hot date. Perhaps you’ve finally gotten around to asking out that cute friend-of-a-friend. Maybe you’ve waded through the ...

Barbara

Fortitude Valley Map

Barbara. To me, it evokes memories of my primary school tuck shop. I’m pretty sure one of the ladies who worked there had it plastered on her name badge. Eve...

Delfina's Bistro

Fortitude Valley Map

Usually I'd recommend a place like Delfina's as a great spot to take a romantic prospect, or your mum, or someone else you're keen to impress. Bu...

Izakaya Goku

West End Map

Japan has given us a lot in the way of outstanding cuisine, but let's be realistic: the world doesn't need another sushi train or chain ramen store. ...

Maker

South Brisbane Map

Not content with being proprietor of long-time New Farm favourite Sourced Grocer AND brand-new gastro-cafe Gauge, Jerome Batten has opened Maker – a tiny sli...

Farrier

Fortitude Valley Map

Farrier, a new bar/supper club in the old stables underneath the Queen's Arms, might be Brisbane's first dining establishment to be open late seven n...

Donut Boyz

West End Map

If you are a doughnut skeptic, please take it from a fellow doubter: these ones are worth the enormous sugar peak/trough that will follow. A fluffy, sweet-ta...

The Tree House

Fortitude Valley Map

An enchanted forest-y themed bar, decked out with rope ladders and tree-stump chairs and a leaf-covered ceiling feels a million miles away from the packed Va...

The Doughnut Bar

Brisbane CBD Map

Housed in a super-cute converted combi van, The Doughnut Bar is peddling doughnuts of the massive and intensely-flavoured variety. Smothered in chocolate or ...

Hangi Stylz

Aspley Map

A little slice of small-town Aotearoa happily transplanted to the centre of Aspley's shopping strip, Hangi Stylz is doing New Zealand food so good it sh...