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11 Epic Things To Do On The Gold Coast This Weekend

It’s time to finally face the cold, hard facts—the holiday season is officially behind us but there are still plenty of bright…

Food & Drink
Get Loved Up At The Gold Coast’s Most Romantic Restaurants This Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day. The day of love, the day of expensive flowers and the day of desperate, last-minute dinner reservations. As much as…

Food & Drink
Devour This Seriously Stunning 1kg Brie Cake

Cheese-lovers listen up, we have some incredibly tasty news for you. The crew at Salt Meats Cheese have just dropped the cake to end all…

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18 Of The Best Gold Coast Markets To Browse In January

If there’s one thing Gold Coaster’s love, it’s their markets and January is looking like a doozy. A bit of this, a bit of…

Bars & Pubs
Sip On A Frozen Grape Nerd, Gummy Bear Or Musk Margarita At This Tex-Mex Spot

Margaritas—they’re the superior cocktail. While nothing beats a mix that stays true to its lime juice, tequila, and Cointreau…

Food & Drink
This Local Fine Booze Label Just Released A Ready-To-Serve Negroni With An Aussie Twist

In the not too distant past, the idea of a bottled cocktail would nary raise an eyebrow, though since the event of lockdowns and a few quick…

Restaurants
Dig Into A Banquet Of Tapas At Tugun’s New Spanish Restaurant

The Gold Coast continues to blossom with exciting new dining spots and Lucia is one such addition. Lazy afternoons basking in the golden…

Bars & Pubs
The Crew At Labart Are Set To Open Paloma Wine Bar In Burleigh Next Month

When someone asks you to name the best restaurant on the Gold Coast, there’s always a special few that come to mind—and one of…

Gifts
Where To Find The Gold Coast’s Coolest Gift Delivery Services

Sometimes between the unbearable heat and our aversion to doing things which can actually be done by others, Gold Coasters enjoy having all…

Food & Drink
20 Of The Best New Openings On The Gold Coast You Need To Check Out

It can be hard to keep up with all the new openings on the Gold Coast, especially when it seems like there’s a new venue popping up…

Things To Do
13 Of The Best Restaurants To Treat Dad At This Father’s Day

Do you want to finally become the favourite child? It’s time you ditched the same jocks and socks Father’s Day gift that…

Cafes
17 New Gold Coast Cafes You Should Check Out ASAP

Whether you’re on the hunt for a new breakfast spot or just want a change of scenery, we get it—it can be oh-so-easy to slip…

Recipes
Recipe: Gemelli Brothers’ Iconic Rigatoni Salsicce

A packed dining room seven nights, is a testament to the Carney brothers who introduced some of the most authentic Italian fare to the Gold…

Food & Drink
Load Up On The Gold Coast’s Most Drool-Worthy Chocolate Treats

Chocolate. It needs no introduction because it’s everybody’s favourite thing. (Unless you’re one of those soulless people…

Food & Drink
Where To Head For Taco Tuesdays On The Gold Coast

Props to the fiesta gods who, with a little tasty alliteration, created one of our favourite days of the week: Taco Tuesdays. Or Taco…

Restaurants
This Crazy Burger Joint Just Dropped A Lotus Biscoff Espresso Martini

When it comes to outrageous eats—the sort you find unbelievable but also feel the need to try—Milky Lane is where it’s at.…

Restaurants
Inside Byron Bay’s New And Vibrant “Unauthentic” Indian Restaurant

Northern Rivers crew, rejoice: acclaimed chef-owner Jessi Singh just opened his “unauthentic Indian” restaurant Daughter in Law…

Things To Do
50 Free (Or Cheap) Things To Do On The Gold Coast

What a pain! You’ve got 20 bucks burning a hole in your pocket and you don’t know how to spend it. Said no one, ever. After all,…

Bakeries & Delis
This Gold Coast Business Delivers Fresh Cookies Straight To Your Door

The best things in life are full of calories and cookies are worth every single one, especially when they’re straight from the…

Cafes
Burleigh Gelato Co’s Gelato Panini Is Back For The Winter

If you’re craving gelato in the middle of winter but don’t want hypothermia, then we’ve got a foolproof solution for you.…

Bars & Pubs
Inside Miami’s Charming New Open-Air Beer Garden

Prepare to soak up the industrial-chic vibes of Miami’s hottest new kid on the block, SPEC. The stylishly grungy open-air beer garden…

Food & Drink
11 Gold Coast Meal Delivery Services That Will Do The Cooking For You

Has your two-minute noodle fetish, along with your takeaway fries started to affect your belly? Let’s face it, even before the…

News
HOTA’s Rooftop Bar With Panoramic Views Is Opening This Weekend

The Exhibitionist Bar, HOTA's new rooftop venue is opening its doors on 14 May 2021 and we're beyond excited.…

Bars & Pubs
Broadbeach Is Getting A Swanky New Whiskey And Tapas Bar

It’s raining new venues on the Gold Coast and we’re struggling to keep up. One of the new upcoming additions to the Broadbeach…

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A European-Inspired Winter Market With Mulled Wine Is Happening Soon

For those of you dreaming about taking a winter trip to the snowy wonderland that most of Europe turns into every Christmas, we’ve…

Bars & Pubs
6 Of The Best Distilleries On And Around The Gold Coast

If you search for ‘pure bliss’ in the dictionary, it’ll read something along the lines of: reclining back after a hard…

News
Krispy Kreme Is Giving Away 10,000 Original Glazed Doughnuts This Friday

Is it a donut or doughnut? For the sake of this pun, we highly recommend that you don-ut miss the chance to claim your FREE doughnut this…

Restaurants
Indulge In Poseidon-Worthy Fare At Nobby’s Luxe New Seafood Restaurant

Nobby’s Beach is certainly a jewel in the Gold Coast’s crown of good food spots and its frequently-changing dining scene…

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30 Things To Do With Mum This Mother’s Day On The Gold Coast

Here’s the deal: your mum put up with all your diapers, tantrums and excessive eyeliner during your teenage years, so it’s time…

Cafes
Fill Your Fork At Highland Park’s Charming New Cafe

Amid the hustle and bustle of the northern suburbs lies a sweet newcomer bringing stellar coffee to our grateful northern Gold Coast…

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10 Of The Best Gold Coast Restaurants Where You Can Spoil Mum This Mother’s Day

Do you want to finally become the favourite child? It’s time you ditched the same chocolate and flowers Mother’s Day gift that…

Restaurants
Yamagen Just Launched A Limited-Edition $200 Chocolate Bonsai Dessert

Chocolate and whiskey lovers, it’s your lucky day: Yamagen pastry chef Dan King has just concocted the dessert of your wildest…

Bars & Pubs
Black Hops Just Opened A New Brewery, And We’ll Drink To That

When it comes to GC breweries, we have nothing but big love for Black Hops. Founded by three best mates back in 2014, it’s since grown…

Restaurants
Get Started Early With The Coast’s Best Spots For A Bottomless Boozy Brunch

Brunch is blatantly the best meal of all. That sweet spot between breakfast and lunch is truly a magical time of day and when it’s…

Food & Drink
Where To Find The Best Pizza On The Gold Coast

No matter the season or the weather, every day is a potential pizza day in our opinion. Which is fortunate given the Coast is home to a…

Bakeries & Delis
Load Up On The Gold Coast’s Best Hot Cross Buns

It’s that magical time of year where you can indulge in sweet, sweet chocolate for 24 hours and no one will judge you. It also means…

Restaurants
Order Up A Plate Of These Marshmallow Dumplings With Nutella Dipping Sauce

Harajuku Gyoza is at it again. From the minds that brought us cheeseburger gyoza, mile-long fries and THAT iconic raindrop cake, comes a…

Restaurants
Take A Trip To Coastal Europe At Broadbeach’s Gorgeous New Restaurant

Broadbeach may be known as the mecca for good food on the Gold Coast and the frequently-changing dining scene certainly keeps us on our…

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Get Sipping On Robina Pavilion’s Limited-Edition Margarita Menu

We feel sorry for the people who don’t enjoy a good margarita, but unfortunately, this article is not for them. From now until Monday…

Cafes
Sip On A Smooth Dark Brew At Mermaid Beach’s Funky Revamped Cafe

In case you haven’t noticed, Mermaid Beach is blowing up with funky new coffee shops. And it’s thanks to places like Morena…

Bakeries & Delis
Grab A Basket, You Can Now Get Doughnut Time Doughnuts At Coles

Whether you usually head for Coles or Woolies (we know you have a secret preference, don’t even try to deny it), you might want to do…

Markets & Food Events
Hold The Phone, You Can Get These Messina Easter Egg Cocktail Kits Delivered To Your Door

Ok so if you haven’t heard of Cocktail Porter, we are so excited to introduce them to you. Cocktail Porter (the absolute…

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Stuff Your Face At North Burleigh Kitchen’s New All-You-Can-Eat Sundays

If you’ve read us for a while, you’re probably aware that we’re big fans of North Burleigh Kitchens (aka the foodie…

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Satisfy Your Cheesy Cravings With This Legen-Dairy Cheese Feast

Calling all cheese-aholics (is there anyone who doesn’t love cheese?). We’re bringing you some legen-dairy news that we…

Cafes
Up Your Breakfast Game At Barefoot Barista’s New Currumbin Venue

If you’re on the hunt for a new breakfast spot by the seaside and beautiful dishes, we’ve got some news for you: Barefoot…

Bars & Pubs
Order Up, Four Pillars Has Released A New Collaborative Gin With QT Hotels

It’s been a few months since gin stalwart Four Pillars released a limited collab bottle, and almost like clockwork, they’ve gone…

Cafes
22 Cafes Where You Can Sip The Best Coffee On The Gold Coast

The Gold Coast’s coffee culture has exploded in recent years, with new espresso bars, roasteries and boutique brewers seeming to open…

Restaurants
Dig Into Crispy Chicken And Waffles At Southport’s New Fried Chicken Shop

There’s a reason why fried chicken is hailed as the ultimate comfort food and it affirms its place as a cult favourite and…

Restaurants
Penny Pinching? Here’s 15 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Cheap Eats

When you’re trying to stick to your New Year’s budget resolutions, are a frugal penny pincher or are just trying to avoid living…

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Get Slurping, El Camino Just Dropped Ice Vovo And Cottees Cordial-Inspired Margaritas

There are few things that define our childhood as well as our favourite confectionaries can. Be it a sneaky Iced Vovo bickie at your…

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Scoop Up Some Summer Chill, An Ice Cream And Circus Festival Is Hitting The Gold Coast This Weekend

Looking to fill in your summer calendar? If you’re anything like us you’ll be trying to keep the holiday vibes going as long as…

Bars & Pubs
Make Your Own Cheese Board At Burleigh’s Cosy New Wine Bar And Cellar

It’s raining Mediterranean-inspired joints on the Gold Coast lately and we are most definitely not complaining—we love it so…

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Clear Your Calendars, A Massive Craft Beer Festival Is Happening This Weekend

If you’re anything like us, you’ve been dying for a festival and to get the good vibes flowing. We’re here to deliver…

Restaurants
Eat Your Fill Of The Bottomless Meat And Cheese Boards This German Spot Is Dishing Up

If you didn’t get your fix of charcuterie boards piled with endless amounts of gourmet meats and cheeses over the holiday period…

Restaurants
Order Another Round, These Gold Coast Bars Are Dropping 50% Off Your Bill For A Whole Month

If you've started the new year with a resolution of sticking to your budget and actually saving some money in 2021, hospitality giant…

Cafes
Get Ready To Drool, The Crew Behind Bam Bam Bakehouse Is Opening A Doughnut Garden

It’s shaping up to be the summer of good food news and we’re here for it. Besides their amazing Christmas…

Restaurants
Hop Across The Border, Three Blue Ducks Just Opened A Wine Bar In Byron

The iconic crew from Three Blue Ducks just launched their latest venue in Byron Bay and it is stunning. Taking over the old Locura…

Food & Drink
Fill Your Insta Feed With Help From Gold Coast’s Most Beautiful Cafes

Does anyone else view their dining experiences through the lens of a camera? You know what we’re talking about; choosing where to sit…

Restaurants
Sink A Few Cold Ones At Miami’s New Massive Brewpub

Spending long days at the beach, relaxing in the sun, sinking a few coldies—summer is looking good. Chuck the Gold Coast’s…

Bars & Pubs
Get Clued Up, The Gold Coast Just Scored A Hidden Mezcal-Inspired Speakeasy

Veladora is the Gold Coast’s newest hidden gem (it’s so hidden, in fact, that even we won’t tell you where it is;…

Food & Drink
Thank The Cinna-Gods, Cinnabon Is Opening Another Gold Coast Location This Week

If you haven’t heard of Cinnabon, you’re missing out on one life’s sweetest pleasures. The freshly-baked, aromatic…

Food & Drink
Stock Up On Fresh Cookies And Croissants With Bam Bam’s New Bake-At-Home Range

Good news to all sweet tooths out there: you can now bake Bam Bam Bakehouse’s deliciously naughty goodies from home, thanks to their…

Restaurants
Get Ready To Drool, The Yiros Shop Is Opening A Venue On The Gold Coast This Week

If you’ve hit the streets of Brissie, you’re no doubt familiar with the epic establishment that is The Yiros…

Food & Drink
Soak Up The LA Vibes At Burleigh’s Luxe New Cafe

Prepare to soak up the luxe cool vibes of LA at Burleigh’s hottest new cafe, Palm Springs. The breezy, Cali-inspired eatery is…

Food & Drink
Go Green With 6 Of The Coast’s Most Sustainable Restaurants And Cafes

Sea levels and temperatures aren’t the only things rising year-on-year. So too are a selection of the Gold Coast’s restaurants…

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Plunge Headfirst Into The Tweed Coast’s Foodie Festival This Month

There’s never been a better time to visit the Tweed Coast and marvel at the beauty in our own backyard. Besides stellar beaches and…

Restaurants
Get Seriously Cheesy At This Five-Course Italian Feast Dedicated To Burrata

Give us your cheesiest smile—no, cheesier. Cheesier! That smile is how you’ll be feeling when you read what Salt Meats Cheese…

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5 Awesome Things To Do On The Gold Coast This Week

If your weekends are for chilling and your weekdays are for doing, then we’ve got you. We’ve rounded up all the best things to…

Things To Do
Slurp Spooky Margaritas At This Tex-Mex Diner’s Day Of The Dead Celebrations

El Camino Cantina might be known for its giant margaritas, but the Tex-Mex chain also knows how to throw a party. Kicking…

Things To Do
Get Hyped, The Crafted Beer And Cider Festival Is Back On The Cards

With the announcement, postponement, and now official rescheduling of this year’s Crafted Beer & Cider Festival, we…

Food & Drink
Pinkies Up, Here’s Where To Find The Best High Tea On The Gold Coast

It’s an age old tradition that’s survived all today’s modernisms, because who doesn’t love an excuse to make a date…

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Hop Aboard This Epic Bus Convoy To Support Regional Businesses In Need

It’s no secret that a lot of businesses in regional Australia have been doing it tough since the pandemic. And hopping in the car to…

Restaurants
Stop Everything, This Authentic Italian Joint Is Serving One-Metre Pizzas And Cheese Wheel Pasta

Local Pepé Italia Burleigh and Palm Beach owners Andrea Fabrizio and Alexa Damianopoulos were overseas in Italy when the pandemic…

Restaurants
Drop Everything, The Crew Behind Margarita Cartel Just Opened A Mexican-Italian Foodie Hub

The peeps behind Burleigh’s favourite margarita bar—Margarita Cartel—just opened their brand new sister venue and…

Food & Drink
Cure Your Sunday Blues With The Best Sunday Sessions On The Gold Coast

If there’s one thing we’re passionate about at Urban List, it’s helping you make the most of your weekend and the best way…

Restaurants
Crunch Your Way Through Mars Bar Spring Rolls At Broadbeach’s New Asian Fusion Restaurant

We’re here to bring you some breaking hospitality news: Pat Gennari of the Gennari Group (Koi, Loose Moose, Roosevelt Lounge) has done…

Travel
Pull Out Your Best Floral Outfit, Here’s How To Spend An Epic Weekend In Toowoomba

Could Toowoomba be the coolest country town in Australia? With an incredible street art scene, beautiful parks, more delicious eating…

Cafes
Get Your Daily Dose Of Vitamins At Cabarita’s Stunning New Juice Bar And Sandwich Shop

Turns out that Anna Hamilton and Kate Samson from Cedar and Stone are brimming with talent because they’ve just opened up a stunning…

Cafes
Set Your Alarm, Here’s Where To Find 15 Of The Best Breakfasts On The Gold Coast

Gold Coast cafes are as abundant as the tanned bodies on our beaches. If there is one thing we’re equally proud of as our glittering…

Restaurants
Tuck Into 8 Of The Best Restaurants In Coolangatta

Long gone are the days that your only choices for dinner in Coolangatta were chain Mexican and noodle takeaways—and thank goodness for…

Local Escapes
Step Into Long Lunch Heaven At This Hidden Picturesque Hinterland Farm

Mrs. Frost’s Kitchen is the hidden hinterland dream we’ve all been waiting for.  The picturesque farm offers outdoor…

Bars & Pubs
Prepare For A Sugar High, Cowch Is Launching A Dessert Menu Dedicated To Caramilk

Whether or not you’ve succumbed to the phenomenon that is Cadbury’s Caramilk chocolate, we have some news that might just have…

Cafes
Fulfil Your Childhood Breakfast Dreams With Messina’s New Coco Pops White Choc Gelato

Remember when you were a kid and you wished you could eat ice cream for breakfast? Well now that we’re all adults and we can do…

Cafes
Prepare To Drool, Tarte Bakery & Cafe Has Arrived In Burleigh Heads

Tongues were wagging last year when news spread the Coast’s most iconic cafe, Paddock Bakery, had been sold to new owners. All eyes…

Food & Drink
Get Hyped, Nobby’s Just Scored A New Backyard Cafe And Bar Pop-Up

Scott Imlach and the notorious Imlach Group are at it again with another hospitality project that’ll no doubt get crowds hyped and…

Bakeries & Delis
Prepare For A Sugar High, You Can Get These Caramilk Doughnuts Delivered To Your Door

If you haven't been introduced to the wonderful world of Cadbury's Caramilk chocolate, you're missing out on one of life's…

Set Your Alarm, The Gold Coast Just Scored A Decadent Four-Course Brunch Degustation

Ah yes, Sunday mornings: the day where you wake up with a pounding headache, wipe the drool off your chin and then decide that nope,…

Travel
Grab A Pint And A Parmy At 9 Of The Best Old-School Pubs Around The Gold Coast

It’s hard to believe it, but back in the day there were some Aussie pubs that not only accommodated drinking patrons but their horses…

Local Escapes
Get Sipping, This Tamborine Winery Is Doing $10 Wine Tastings And Epic Cheese Boards

You might think you have to travel interstate to find incredible Australian wineries—to the Hunter Valley, the Barrosa and Margaret…