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Australia

10 Of The Best Bars In Hobart To Visit In 2024

You’ll be in good hands when it comes to sipping on some of the world’s greatest spirits.

Travel

20 Fiji Restaurants You Need To Add To Your Bucket List

 From fresh to fried for the gods. Whatever you're in the mood for, Fiji's got you.

Travel

11 Of The Best London Restaurants You Need To Book A Table At In 2024

London is a veritable revolving door of imaginative restaurateurs with deep pockets.

Things To Do

Rooftop Sips And Italian Feasts: 5 Reasons To Book A Westin Perth Staycay

Whether you’re planning a chic retreat with your bestie or a swoon-worthy rendezvous with your someone special, The Westin…

Things To Do

How To Spend A Loved-Up Date At The Star This Autumn

Whether you’re the kind of couple to enjoy the finer things in life or looking to make it a double date, we’ve curated a few…

Food & Drink

Margarita Month And Free Vino—Everything Happening At The Star This Month

Fire up the group chat, here’s your action-packed hit list of everything you need to do at The Star.

Bars & Pubs

11 Of The Best Bars In Adelaide For Your Mid-Year Escape

It should be no surprise that Adelaide, Australia’s wine capital, is home to some of our country’s most outstanding bars. 

Local Escapes

Lorne In 2024: Where To Eat, Drink And Stay

Situated past the windy bends of the Great Ocean Road is Lorne, a tree-clad enclave and coastal town characterised by its thriving surf…

Travel

5 Of Brisbane’s Best Neighbourhoods For Sun-Soaked Sips And Indulgent Long Lunches This Summer

If you’re after for a stay that’s as eclectic and exciting as the city you’re in, Hotel Indigo’s latest…

Things To Do

Oysters, Summer Sunshine And Veuve Clicquot—Kick Off 2024 With This Luxurious Superyacht Experience

The Jackson, Sydney’s most luxurious superyacht, is bringing an abundance of opportunities to rally up your pals and dive head first…

Travel

Your Luxury Guide To Discovering Townsville In 2024

Pristine immaculate coastline, endless lingering sunshine and bountiful local produce—Townsville has become a marvel of North…

Food & Drink

6 Of Melbourne’s Best Neighbourhoods For Sun-Soaked Sips And Indulgent Long Lunches This Summer

In a city that’s buzzing with bars, boutiques, galleries, theatres and high-end restaurants, you need a high-end hotel to…

Food & Drink

From Caviar Bumps To Wood-Fired Wagyu, Here’s Our Top Eats At The Star For EOY Celebrations

If your at-home Christmas celebrations resemble that chaotic scene from The Bear, hit up these restaurants and let the experts do the…

Food & Drink

4 Unmissable Events We’re Hanging Out For At The Star In Summer 2023

With Sydney’s balmy summer evenings and many a night of revelry on the horizon, it’s time to clear your calendar and line up…

Food & Drink

A Local Brewer’s Guide To Eating And Drinking Your Way Around Ballarat This Summer

Co-founder of Ballarat’s very own Red Duck Brewery and Distillery, Vanessa Wilson-Browne shares the best places to eat and…

Food & Drink

Where To Eat, Drink And Snack In Gippsland, According To Culinary Legend Adam Liaw

The culinary legend shares where to go for a no-fuss feed, the spots his kids would love to visit, and hidden gems for flaky pastries…

Food & Drink

Your Ultimate Guide To Living La Dolce Vita On The Mornington Peninsula

If you’re craving la dolce vita but couldn’t afford Euro summer this year, we’re bringing the sunshine your way…

Food & Drink

Consider This Your Ultimate Guide To Nailing Negroni Week

To ensure you don’t miss even a second of bartender Christmas, this is your go-to roundup of venues to hit during Negroni Week.

Australia

Everywhere To Eat, Play And Stay In Western Australia According To The Locals

We want to help you live the dream in WA, so we asked the passionate locals who call it home to share all their must-visit experiences…

Food & Drink

6 Unmissable Dining Experiences In Singapore To Add To Your Bucket List

From the finest Japanese sashimi to seafood feasts that will live rent-free in your mind forever, book a table at these unmissable RWS…

Local Escapes

6 Wineries To Hit On A Mount Tamborine Winery Tour

Prepare to sip your way through a DIY wine tour at our top Mount Tamborine winery  picks. 

Food & Drink

Editor’s Selects: Five Aussie Wheat Beers That Should Be On Your Radar This Session Season

Depending on your palate, no doubt developed from the usual suspects like IPAs, session ales, and pilsners, there are plenty of entry points…

Restaurants

Now Open: Sydney’s Adored Italian Diner, Totti’s Has Finally Arrived In Lorne

We've all experienced the inundation of Instagram content from Melburnians at Totti's when visiting Sydney, the table…

Features

A Late Night Taqueria And Disco With A Rooftop Pool Bar Is Opening In Canggu

With a nightclub, rooftop pool, Mexican eats and plenty of tequila, MESA is ticking all our Bali boxes and then…

Bars & Pubs

Your Guide To Australia’s Most Beautiful Bar Openings Of 2022

Summer is here, which already gives you a solid reason to head out for a frosty one in the sunshine. With Australia’s reopening in…

Food & Drink

Canadian Club Is Shouting Up To 50,000 6-Packs Of Canadian Club Soda & Lime This Summer

The only thing better than a refreshing Canadian Club is a a free, refreshing Canadian Club.

Australia

18 Of Darwin’s Best Restaurants, Bars And Cafes

You might think Darwin is all about crocs, outdoor adventures and that laidback pub life, but the top end is carving out…

Bars & Pubs

The Best Low- And No-Alcohol Beer To Get Into Your Stubby Holder

Crack one open whenever you damn well please, these are the best non-alcoholic and low beers begging to be placed in that stubby holder of…

Food & Drink

Get Around The New App Rewarding You For Brunching And Lunching

This month, the gang at AVC have launched The Pass, a fabulous new loyalty app which will earn you big points and perks at over…

Things To Do

6 Reasons You Need To Visit This Food & Entertainment Mecca On The GC

Nestled in the beating heart of Surfers Paradise, we’ve found the perfect place for the ultimate fun day out. Think: epic games, live…

Food & Drink

A Non-Whisky Drinker’s Guide To Pairing (And Enjoying) Whisky With Food

Wine pairing? Completed it mate. These days, it’s all about the spirit.  Cocktails are no longer the pre-dinner entertainment,…

Food & Drink

The Best Spots To Raise A Glass And Celebrate Margarita Month

If your ideal night out involves a margarita in hand, we’ve got news for you.

Gifts

5 Of The Best Boozy Gift Ideas To Wrap Up This Valentine’s Day

This summer, we're feeling extra appreciative of the people in our lives after a pretty rough 2021. And for many of us, that might mean…

Bars & Pubs

Australia And New Zealand’s Most Beautiful New Bars Of 2021

It might have been (another) year of bottled cocktails and home-delivered booze, but in between lockdowns, the hospitality industry in…

Food & Drink

We Talk Tattoo Parties, Shady Pines Saloon And Cocktail Recipes With Bartender Lucille Rose

The past two years have been a real trip. Extended and snap lockdowns have left us lusting after late nights shouting at our mates over live…

Food & Drink

Ditch The Servo Sausage Roll And Whip Up Wings x Tins’ Spicy Recipe

Our love for sausage rolls runs deep. That golden-brown crust, heart-melting meaty centre and perfect flavour combo really gets our hearts…

Australia

Taste 27 Tasmanian Wines On This Self-Guided Wine Crawl Through Hobart

Nine of Hobart's best bars will be playing host to nine exceptional Tasmanian winemakers as they bring their cellar doors to the city…

Australia

Explore The Best Bars In Adelaide’s East With This Incredible Urban Cocktail Trail

Nine of Adelaide's best bars are picking up their shakers to whip up a signature cocktail for you to sip through on a self-guided…

Food & Drink

Forget Salt And Lemon, Here’s 5 Common Tequila Misconceptions All Haters Need To Know

 If you're already an advocate for the spirit, we're with you and if not, prepare to be converted. 

Food & Drink

From Bottomless Beers And Cocktails To Crispy Schnitzels, Get Around This Epic Feast With Your Crew

If you and your mates like to keep your plates full and drinks flowing, then we’ve found the ultimate feast perfect for your next…

Gifts

Spice Up Your Valentine’s Day With These Cannabis-Infused Gins

If you’re out of creative gift ideas off the back of Christmas, The Cannabis Company is here to save the day with their…

Things To Do

We’ll Cheers To That, 8 Of Australia’s Most Iconic Pubs To Hit Up This Summer

From true blue taverns in the farthest-reaching corners of Australia to the tried and tested favourites of our major cities, we’ve…

Food & Drink

Unleash Your Inner-Sommelier With This Free, Sustainable Wine Club

Veteran label Yalumba has been making bold and nuanced reds since 1849—and now, you can join their wine…

Australia

Get Set To Plan Your Next Road Trip Around 8 Of Australia’s Most Iconic Outback Pubs

Where the smog is limited but the schooners and chiko rolls are plenty.

What's On

Win 6 Months Of Free Booze For You And A Mate With Jimmy Brings Vibe Check

Because good vibes are important right now, the legends at Jimmy Brings have just dropped a brand new competition which could see your house…

Food & Drink

Keep Your Coin, Jimmy Brings Is Doing Free Delivery And Slinging Boozy Deals All Weekend

Australia’s original on-demand drinks delivery service, Jimmy Brings, just announced they’re offering free delivery all…

Bars & Pubs

Find Out What Everyone’s Been Talking About When White Claw Launches In Australia This Year

With the introduction of vodka 'seltzers' to the Australian drinks market of late with the likes of Actual, Quincy, and Splash now…

Food & Drink

Grab A Drink At Australia And New Zealand’s Best New Bars Of 2019

Take a peep at the must-sip list of the stellar bar openings across Australia and New Zealand in 2019.

Bars & Pubs

Here’s Where To Find The Best Bars In Queenstown

Whether you’re looking for a classy establishment for date night or a lively spot to dance the night away, here’s our guide to…

Food & Drink

Forkast | Why Smoke Has Become A Massive Trend In Cooking

It feels a little strange to be talking about smoke as a food trend given that it has been integral to cooking since day dot. From the time…

Food & Drink

The Greats | The Best New Bars Of 2018

2018 has been a big year, thanks in part to all the new bars that have popped up across Australia and New Zealand. We’ve done the hard…

Bars & Pubs

This Iconic Byron Bay Pub Has Ditched The Pokies For The Green Room

Byron’s Beach Hotel is making a statement with the aid of a Sydney design legend. 

North America

Hop To It! The World’s First Beer Hotel Has Just Opened

BrewDog has taken things to a whole new scale and instead of just opening up any old bar has opened the world’s first craft beer…

Asia

We Finally Know When Bali’s New Beach Club Tropicola Is Opening

If you needed another excuse to escape winter and head to Bali, Tropicola is it. The brand new beach club from the guys behind…

Restaurants

According To Locals, These Are The Best Eateries On The GC

We asked the hard questions and you answered—who does the best burger, coffee, breakfast and everything in between on the…

Bars & Pubs

Guys, We’ve Just Scored A New Margarita!

Guys, let’s get one thing clear: we’re suckers for a good margarita. Safe to assume you are too, given you’re reading this…

Asia

Tropicola Is The New Bali Beach Club You Need To Know About

If you needed another excuse to escape winter and head to Bali, Tropicola is it. The brand new beach club from the guys behind…

Asia

Tropicola Is The New Bali Beach Club You Need To Know About

If you needed another excuse to escape winter and head to Bali, Tropicola is it. The brand new beach club from the guys behind…

Food & Drink

Non-Alcoholic Gin. Is This A Thing?

Surely gin without alcohol is like Kanye without the Kim.

Bars & Pubs

All The Best Bars & Pubs To Cosy Up In This Winter

Ohhhh, winter. You’re so close we can feel it (literally).

Homewares

The Indoor Plants Trends You Need To Know About This Year

Bet you can’t scroll through your Insta feed without seeing a perfectly styled apartment featuring a giant Monstera, Pilea or Fiddle…

What's On

This Pop-Up Beer Garden Is Hosting Cute Succulent Workshops!

The Gaarden pop-up will also be hosting two super-cute green thumb-based workshops for some garden goodness of a different kind!

What's On

Humans Of New York Is Finally Coming To Australia!

Brandon Stanton will be in Sydney for one day only.

Restaurants

Top 10 Spots For An Epic Summer Lunch

If there was ever a phrase that makes us do a little dance in our seats, it’s “long lunch”. Those two little words are…

Bars & Pubs

Australia Just Scored The World’s First Rosé Wine Bar

PSA: watermelon and grapefruit rosé slushies are a thing.

Bars & Pubs

Golden Gaytime Stout Is Here And It’s Delicious

Last week we had the privilege or ordering and trying a beer called Golden Stout Time, a beer that promised to have tones that hark back to…

What's On

The World’s First Ever Sand Hostel Is Popping Up In Australia Next Week!

Move over glamping and ice hotels, ‘cause this could be the most quintessentially Gold Coast concept ever invented.

Bars & Pubs

Translucent Espresso Martinis Are Now An Actual Thing

It’s not every day you can sip a cocktail in a dry ice spa... at a bar. Unless you live in Melbourne, that is.

Bars & Pubs

Igloo Bars Are A Thing And Here’s Where To Find Them

Why do we need igloos in a city without ice? It’s a mystery. But are they cool? Hell yes! 

Travel

The Beautiful Igloo Bars You’ll Wanna Hunt Down This Winter

Break out the winter woollies and make a beeline up the highway for this season's coolest pop-up bar.

Food & Drink

4 Delicious Whisky Cocktails To Keep You Warm This Winter

It’s time we all face the facts—winter is coming whether we like it or not. Yes, the cooler weather makes the will to have a…

Bars & Pubs

5 Ways To Twist A Negroni

Negronis are having a moment right now and it’s no wonder why—they’re freakin’ delicious. Aromatic, sweet and…

Travel

The Ultimate 48 Hours In Palm Springs

Pass the cocktail pls. We're about to show you how to kill it in Palm Springs. This Cali desert oasis is actual heaven. 

Bars & Pubs

6 Of The Best Cocktails For Sun-Drinking This Summer

When it comes to sun-drinking there are three golden rules—1. Your drink must be lower in alcohol so you can go the distance, 2. It…

Restaurants

What Were The Best Openings Of 2016?

From cereal killer cocktails made with Fruit Loop milk, vodka and Aperol to homemade cocoa pops and sticky date pudding espresso martinis,…

Food & Drink

4 Reasons The Italians Win At Cheese

There’s no doubt that Italians are the kings of cheese. Here are four reasons why.

Restaurants

Win The Ultimate Summer Sharing Feast For Ten Worth $1,000

Whether it's ciders at a mate's BBQ, a Sunday session at your favourite drinking spot, or a…

What's On

Trick Or Treat Yourself This Halloween With UberEATS And M&M’s

First it was puppies, then it was gelato, now UberEATS are creeping it real this Halloween and have buddied up with M&M’s so…

The 7 Worst People You’ll Find At The Races

Every year, horse racing brings together an eclectic range of our state’s most colourful people. Keep your eye out for these bloody…

Homewares

Celebrate Day Of The Dead In True Mexican Style

The end of October is nigh which means Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos, is almost upon us and this year we’re celebrating in…

Food & Drink

The Ultimate Beer Off: Canned Vs Bottled

When the mercury begins to rise this summer, so too will the popularity of canned beer. Yes, the prophecy is upon us and our beloved canned…

Bars & Pubs

6 Reasons You Need To Try This Sweet & Sour Cocktail. Now.

Spring is nearly here and we’ve been on the hunt for the ultimate cocktail to match our mood, as the weather gets warmer. We’re…

Restaurants

The $1 Chicken Wings You Need In Your Life

Chicken wings are one of life’s greatest joys. Whether you like them crispy, deep fried, dripping in sauce or so hot you break in to a…

Beauty

6 Ways To Avoid Dry Winter Skin

There are so many things that are oh-so great about winter in the beauty and style stakes… From cosy coats to cool-weather layers,…

Travel

The Local’s Guide To Bondi Beach

It’s not quite the tourist trap it used to be.

Travel

Your Ultimate Guide To 72 Hours At Vivid Sydney

Come for Vivid Sydney, then stay for everything else Sydney has to offer.

Restaurants

The Secret To Perfectly Slow Cooked Ribs

The best, sauciest, most soul-satisfying ribs are just under your nose.

Fashion

8 Of The Best Matching Sets

Coordinate dressing is a must this season and we’re crushing hard on the mix and match options currently available.

Beauty

8 Of The Best: Cute Korean Beauty Products

At The Urban List we’re all about makeup being fun. Thanks to these seriously adorbs offerings from a host of Korean brands makeup can…

Food & Drink

Impress Your Guests With This Native Australia Day Recipe

Happy Australia Day! Here at the Urban List we believe that is it important to recognise the national custodians of this land as well as…

Your Ultimate Hottest 100 Drinking Game

​Happy Straya' day team! We thought we'd really set you up for a day of excellent festivities and the ultimate Aussie party…

Wellness

So Wait, Is Alcohol Good Or Bad For You?

As FebFast approaches, over here at The Urban List we thought it was high time to start talking about alcohol. This month we've seen the…

30 Ways To Up Your Insta Game

Unless your last name is Kardashian, or you mastered the art of the flat lay early on, getting all the #instalove ain’t easy. From…

Wellness

The Best New Apps To Get Your Life In Order In 2016

Get downloading and prepare to clock 2016—with a helping technological hand. 

Restaurants

Australia’s Best Middle Eastern Eats

From pizza to Pad Thai, ceviche to curry, Dubai is nothing short of a paradise for foodies. You’ll no doubt munch your way through the…

Restaurants

Crepes, Croissants & Fromage | Where To Get Your French Fix

Wouldn’t life be grand if you could jet off every time you felt a Francophilic whim for the wines, cheeses, clothes and culture of…

Wellness

We’ve Got Your Holiday Hangover Cure Covered!

When you’re staring down the barrel of a hangover from hell, don’t, under any circumstances, reach for the take out…

Restaurants

Pies, Pubs & Potatoes | Where To Get Your Dublin Fix

Irish cuisine conjures up images of cosy pubs, warming pies, and heady pints of Guinness—it’s the ultimate comfort food, and…

Bars & Pubs

Here Are Your Healthiest Alcohol Options This Party Season

In the spirit of spreading a little holiday cheer, we’ve ranked all your alcohol options in order of healthiness. Mainly because no…

Restaurants

Charcuterie & Sangria | Where To Get Your Spanish Fix

Pintxos, tapas, raciones, charcuterie, sangria, vino; whatever it is, if it’s about food, drink and the good times, you can guarantee,…

Food & Drink

We Meet The Man Behind Melbourne’s Best Craft Brewery

Melbourne's craft beer scene is on the up and up, and it's largely thanks to one small brewery in Melbourtne's bustling…

Restaurants

Everything An Urban List Editor Eats In One Weekend | The Urban Diet

We caught up with Group Content Director for The Urban List, Kim Barnard over one busy weekend in Melbourne town as she educates us on…

Travel

Feeling Spontaneous? Here’s How to Spend 24 Hours In Your City

From some of Australia’s best restaurants and bars that don’t require a reservation, to booking a hotel on a whim (we love…

Fashion

The List | Everything We’re Loving This Month

Each month one member of The Urban List team will be sharing their current obsessions, and—shock—not all of it’s…

Bars & Pubs

3 of the Best Cocktail Recipes for New Year’s Eve

What do you serve if you’re playing barman this New Year's Eve? We headed straight to the drink experts, the geniuses behind…

Bars & Pubs

The Best New Bars of 2014

As this new and intrepid age of drinking creeps nearer, we’re kicking up the glittery dust of Bar-Openings Past to remind ourselves of…

What's On

The Best Christmas Playlist Ever

It's Christmas Day, huzzah! And what better to go with your Christmas turkey and puddin', than some glorious, joyful Christmas…

Travel

Where To Eat, Play And Stay In Bali

Planning a summer holiday? We’ve got the ultimate guide on where to eat, play and stay in Bali. Pristine beaches, delectable food and…

Bars & Pubs

The Best Summer Cocktail Recipes

Warm weather calls for an endless supply of summer cocktails!

Fashion

What To Eat, Drink, and Do at Adelaide’s Fashion Icons Festival

Landing this October (and continuing well into next year) Adelaide's Fashion Icons Festival is a not-to-be-missed initiative…

Restaurants

Things To Do In Sydney This Labour Day Monday

So you have been given that one extra precious day off and now you’re wondering how to make the most of it. Luckily we’ve got a…