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The Sol Cleanse Experience

· April 23, 2014

I wanted to kickstart a better diet, and I'd been curious about this whole “detox” thing for a while, but wow - juice cleansing is rough. Sur...

Tomahawk Bar

· April 22, 2014

The long-awaited sibling to Newstead boutique beer institution Tippler's Tap, brand-new Tomahawk Bar is now alive and pouring in Southbank. A much-neede...

Anything

· April 16, 2014

St Lucia's village, or “The Vill”, as it has been lazily (and lovingly) dubbed, is a regular student feeding ground. IGA stays open 'til midnight (st...

Samson and Sophie

· April 16, 2014

Samson and Sophie is a café and deli that’s recently opened in Teneriffe, from the owners of Alcove in Wilston and Esher Street in Tarragindi. Crouched betwe...

Thai chilli with Cook-Off Champion Suwisa Phoonsang

· April 10, 2014

The 2nd Annual Chilli Cook-Off, like all chilli competitions, was like a flavour rainbow: every bowl representing a strand of the spicy spectrum, all shining...

Sloppies

· April 9, 2014

You need to know about Sloppies. Owner and founder, Faith, hails from California and opened the American junk food joint just 12 weeks ago. It’s a hole-in-th...

Shouk

· April 7, 2014

For all our professed love of international cuisine and cafe breakfasts, it's taken a bloody long time for international breakfast fare to start showing ...

DRNKS

· April 2, 2014

DRNKS is a website for buying wine. Unlike most websites for buying wine it doesn't look like a cheap, flimsy catalogue lying soggy at the bottom of your...

Johnny Brown's

· April 2, 2014

The house art is a beard with a pipe sticking out of it, the house blend is called 'Poets', there's black and white photography on the walls and ...

The Lunch Box Kiosk

· April 1, 2014

Monday – you scramble to work and curse yourself for not having prepared that quinoa salad you were going to 'eat all week long'. Tuesday – you make ...

Death Before Decaf

· March 25, 2014

It's 11pm on a Tuesday. You have work to do, but your eyelids are drooping. You need a stimulant - warm, smooth, slightly sharp - you need coffee. But yo...

Cafe Marinara Trattoria

· March 24, 2014

You’ve got to give it to Marinara for their cheesy gimmicks – this old school trattoria asks if you’ll ‘give pea-zza a chance’. The wait staff even has the m...

Pod Espresso

· March 19, 2014

When a place in the northern suburbs is bustling - positively bustling - on a Tuesday mid-morning, you know they've got to be onto something. Pod Espress...

La Bonita Gelato Bar

· March 18, 2014

Sweet and savoury - Graceville's La Bonita Gelato Bar is onto something. For those times when it's hard to choose between Baci and bresaola, La Bonit...

Hakataya Ramen

· March 11, 2014

Good ramen is like a warm hug for the soul. A hot, salty, porky hug. While Taro’s Ramen is undoubtedly the best in town, Hakataya Ramen comes in a close seco...

Little Pawpaw

· March 10, 2014

The canny guys behind Paw Paw, Green Papaya and Picnic have done it again: Little Pawpaw opens today, and it's already looking delectable. Li'l Paw...

The Single Guys

· March 5, 2014

Firstly we'd like to apologise to the good people of Kenmore - sorry, but the cat's out of the bag - your favourite local coffee spot is now common k...

Tiki Time at home with Richard Boccato

· March 2, 2014

With places like Jungle in West End and White Lightning at Alfred and Constance springing up like bamboo torches in a Hawaiian lawn, it's fair to say tha...

The Elephant

· February 26, 2014

The Elephant and Wheelbarrow dropped the garden equipment some time ago. The now-truncated (ha) Elephant Hotel, with its modern refurbishment, is a sleeker, ...

Go Greek Kafe

· February 25, 2014

It can be easy to walk past a new place in Brunswick Street Mall, considering that most of the eateries are fluorescent-lit tragedies full of meat cylinders ...

Fiesta Olé

· February 20, 2014

Fiesta Olé is real deal Mexican in Brisbane. None of this Tex-Mex, baja-Cali stuff. Anna and Alex – the lovely El Salvadorian couple behind the new restauran...

Drinks at John Mills Himself

· February 19, 2014

We said we'd ping ya - John Mills Himself, home of a very fine drop of coffee indeed, is open for boozing from this Thursday night. You'll be able to...

Pho Hung

· February 13, 2014

There's something temporally peculiar about Sunnybank: not only does it feel like a different place, it feels like a different time. Market Place, one of...

Suburban Pitstop: Just Poppy's Burgers

· February 12, 2014

'69 Bloody Great Burgers' is pretty much all you need to know about Just Poppy's burger joint. Their 'burgers with attitude' make a trip ...

Little Saigon Grill

· February 5, 2014

Discerning pho slurpers will remember Little Saigon Grill from its former days inside Rowes Arcade. LSG owners Thanh and Tony are back with a new look and a ...

Gordita

· February 5, 2014

M&A Lane is fast becoming a classy extension of James St with the addition of Gordita to it's guild of restaurants. Jamie Webb of Peasant, Cabiria an...

Padre

· January 30, 2014

It is a truth universally known, that a bar built on the historic remains of take-aways, art stores and tea houses, is the best kind of place make your local...

Brews at Strauss

· January 29, 2014

Hopefully we have all witnessed Strauss making a supreme coffee. But wait… they've just acquired their liquor license and are open for trading unt...