Food & Drink
18 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Mexican Restaurants For Margarita-Filled Feasts

When it comes to Mexican fare, Gold Coast has an insatiable appetite. Bowls of guacamole, burrito bowls, loaded nachos, plenty of queso,…

Food & Drink
Mozza Mozza Is The Hip New Restaurant Bringing Reimagined Italian To Southport

The Gold Coast is home to a plethora of beloved Italian restaurants serving authentic cuisine just like Nonna would. However, it’s…

Art & Design
FINEPRINTCO Art Bar
Southport, QLD

FINEPRINTCO Art Bar is an upmarket art gallery-meets-cocktail bar that…

Bars & Pubs
The Beverly
Surfers Paradise, QLD

It’s been two years since Gold Coast institution Melbas shut its doors and…

Bars & Pubs
Balter Brewing Company
Currumbin, QLD

Legendary local pro surfers Mick Fanning, Joel Parkinson, Bede Durbridge and…

Food & Drink
The Feed | The Gold Coast News You Need To Know

The food and drink news has been coming in thick and fast on the Gold Coast, to make sure that you're on top of all the tasty things…

What's On
Say Goodbye To 2022 At The Hottest New Year’s Eve Parties On The Gold Coast

Pop the champas, fill the flutes and woo those arms—we’re totally ready to say goodbye to yet another raging dumpster fire of a…

Food & Drink
3 Delicious Taco Recipes To Level Up Your At-Home Dinners

There's no denying tacos are an absolute crowd favourite. From beef to beans and everything in between, there are so many…

Restaurants
Moonlight
Byron Bay, NSW

From the talented team behind Light Years, Moonlight Hibachi and Wine Bar is a…

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Joe’s Deli
Broadbeach, QLD

There’s something about a loaded, freshly made deli sandwich that hits…

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Siblings Kirra
Coolangatta, QLD

When the iconic Pizza Hut in Kirra closed its doors two years ago, we—and much…

Food & Drink
18 Gold Coast Restaurants Open On Christmas Day So You Don’t Have To Cook

Whether a traditional roast or fresh seafood is your idea of a Christmas feast, there’s no doubt one of the best things about the…

Restaurants
14 Of The Best Restaurants In And Around Byron Bay Right Now

Byron Bay has come a long way since its surfie heyday in the 60s. Beach shacks have become mansions, celebrities are spotted on the streets,…

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24 Of The Best Gold Coast Markets To Visit In November

Heads up, Gold Coast market-lovers. As much as we love winter, there's no doubt spring is prime market season on the Sunshine Coast and…

Food & Drink
White Oat Distillery
Biggera Waters, QLD

The Northern Gold Coast just got a whole lot boozier with the opening of White Oat…

Food & Drink
Tweed River House
South Murwillumbah, NSW

The Northern Rivers is certainly in no shortage of incredible dining destinations,…

Cafes
Wavybone
Southport, QLD

The Gold Coast is definitely in no shortage of trendy coffee shops but when you hear…

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…

Food & Drink
Inside La Luna Beach Club, Australia’s First Floating Luxury Beach Club

You’re surrounded by swaying palm trees and sparkling water, as you relax on a sunbed with a cold cocktail in hand and watch the sails…

Food & Drink
Why The Double-Layer Taco Is The Latest Trend For Home Cooks

If you, like us, consider yourself a bit of a taco connoisseur then you’ll be familiar with the age-old debate of the hard taco versus…

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O Bagel
Broadbeach, QLD

It’s no secret that bagels are making a major comeback and we’re here for…

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Suzy BBQ
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Grab your gang, because Suzy BBQ, nestled in the heart of Burleigh Heads, is the…

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Flor Wine & Grocer
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Down the south end of town, nestled away in the heart of Burleigh Heads, lies an…

Things To Do
Take Inspo From National Mushroom Day And Indulge In Your Fave Fungi Feasts

Is there anything better than a mountain of buttery mushrooms on a thick slab of sourdough toast? We think not, however, if you love…

Bars & Pubs
Drink Up, Here’s The Best Bars On The Gold Coast And Where To Find Them

Eating and shopping your way around the Gold Coast’s best restaurants and boutiques can be thirsty work. Luckily, our glorious city is…

Food & Drink
​​5 Essentials For Your At-Home Mexican Fiesta

While we don’t like to play favourites, a Mexican feast is always a good idea. And with the mercury rising, there’s never…

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Zephyr Kitchen & Bar
Mermaid Beach, QLD

Sitting pretty on the corner of the iconic Nobbys strip, comes newcomer Zephyr…

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KAMI Burleigh
Burleigh Heads , QLD

If pillowy bao buns, artfully arranged sashimi and finger-lickingly good karaage…

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Sogno Italiano
Mermaid Waters, QLD

Pasta, pizza, and wine—the Italians certainly know how to live. If you’re…

Local Escapes
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…

Style & Design
5 Reasons To Shop Up A Storm At This Fashion And Lifestyle Hub

Want to level up your wardrobe rotation? We know just the place. Pacific Fair is the ultimate hub for all things fashion and…

Food & Drink
Sip Cocktails In The Sunshine At Gold Coast’s Best Rooftop Bars

With an average of 300 days of sunshine a year—a scorching summer, delightful autumn, mild winter and stunning spring—it’s…

Food & Drink
Hazel Espresso
Southport, QLD

Step inside Hazel Espresso and you’ll quickly forget you’re in the heart…

Bars & Pubs
Ravenscroft Vineyard
Stanthorpe, QLD

If there’s one thing we can't get enough of it’s a crisp glass…

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Double Zero Robina
Robina, QLD

Authentic Italian is the name of the game at Double Zero Robina. There is no doubt…

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15 Of The Best Dog-Friendly Cafes On The Gold Coast

There are certain places you probably shouldn’t take your dog: job interviews, dentist appointments, the airport and weddings. Having…

Food & Drink
Local Burleigh Is The Slick New Pub Changing The Burleigh Restaurant Scene

Burleigh Heads may be known as the up-and-coming mecca for good food on the Gold Coast and the frequently-changing dining scene certainly…

Bars & Pubs
Surfers Paradise’s Multi-Million Dollar Waterfront Pavilion Now Has A Marina

Stunning beaches, a laid back coastal lifestyle and summer basically all year round—we’re pretty lucky here on the sunny Gold…

Food & Drink
Tarte Bakery & Cafe
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Wander past Tarte Bakery & Cafe in Burleigh Heads and you'll immediately feel…

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Cali Beach Club
Surfers Paradise, QLD

Cali Beach Club has taken the Gold Coast by storm, solidifying its place as the…

Bars & Pubs
FIZZ HQ
Burleigh Heads, QLD

If there's one thing the Gold Coast is never short on, it’s breweries. But…

Restaurants
17 Cool Christmas Party Venues On The Gold Coast That Don’t Suck

So you’ve been enlisted to organise the office Christmas party—eek. The pressure is on and chances are you’re…

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Scoop It Up At 13 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Gelato And Ice Cream Shops

No matter if it's a sweltering 35 degrees or a freezing (in Gold Coast terms) 18 degrees, it’s always gelato time on the Gold…

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Wrap Two Hands Around The Gold Coast’s Best Bagels

Bagels are the doughnut of the bread world: a little ring of all that is good and pure. It’s no secret that bagels are making a major…

Cafes
Dalas Kitchen
Mermaid Beach, QLD

In case you missed the memo, the salad game is changing and the Gold Coast is leading…

Food & Drink
Harris Farm Markets
Isle of Capri, QLD

Almond milk on tap, self-serve nut butters and over 400 different cheeses are just…

Food & Drink
Matteo’s Woodfired Pizza
Clear Island Waters, QLD

Quickly earning itself a cult following on the Gold Coast, the line frequently…

Food & Drink
Where To Treat Dad On The Gold Coast 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…

Bars & Pubs
Get Cosy At 18 Of The Best Wine Bars On The Gold Coast

Calling on all seasoned wine drinkers. You know who you are—you gotta wind down on Wednesday, you love a thirsty Thursday,…

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Wrap Your Chompers Around The Best Burgers On The Gold Coast

To beetroot or not to beetroot, that is the question. Whether you like ‘em loaded, tripled, smoked, pulled or plant-based, the Gold…

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Uncle Su
Broadbeach, QLD

If you haven’t visited The Star Gold Coast recently, then consider this your…

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No 35. Cabarita
Cabarita Beach, NSW

Like a breath of fresh air, No. 35 Cabarita has blown into the sleepy seaside haven…

Restaurants
Tropic Vice
Mermaid Beach, QLD

While you might not be taking a trip to the sunny land of Florida anytime soon, you…

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 that will earn you big points and perks at over…

Food & Drink
Treat Yourself At 16 Of The Best Restaurants In Broadbeach Right Now

If you haven’t figured out that Broadbeach is one of the Gold Coast’s central destinations for all things scrumptious,…

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9 Of The Best Korean BBQ Joints On The Gold Coast Right Now

We’re pretty lucky to have such a huge variety of authentic international eating spots right here on the Gold Coast. And if there ever…

Cafes
Magnolia Lane
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Magnolia Lane is a newly opened cafe that commands the corner of the Gold Coast…

Restaurants
Two Yolks
Burleigh Heads , QLD

Watch out Gold Coast, 'cause the humble egg has had a makeover. Forget boring…

Bars & Pubs
SOMM Wine Store
Mermaid Beach, QLD

Heads up, vino lovers: a glorious new specialty wine store has popped up in the…

Food & Drink
Where To Find 17 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Japanese Restaurants

Ramen slurping, bowl sipping and sashimi devouring—there’s something particularly magical about Japanese cuisine. Perhaps…

Cafes
Set Your Alarm, Here’s Where To Find 20 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…

Food & Drink
COAST Beach Bar & Restaurant Is Surfers’ Glam New Dining Spot With Oceanfront Views

It’s the glitter strip that put our humble surf city on the global tourist map, but there is so much more to Surfers Paradise than…

Cafes
Raijin
Palm Beach, QLD

Good news, Gold Coast: we are getting our very own souffle pancake cafe and…

Cafes
Rosé Gelateria
Hope Island, QLD

It seems like every time we blink, something delicious pops up at Sanctuary Cove and…

Cafes
Croffee
Southport, QLD

Just when we thought we’d seen and tasted it all, the crew at D Point Ten…

Things To Do
6 Of The Best Upcoming Events On The Gold Coast

Whatever you're into, there's something for everyone on the agenda at The Star Gold Coast over the next action-fueled…

Bars & Pubs
The Gold Coast’s Best Craft Breweries Worth Frothing Over

In case you’ve been living under a rock—craft beer is all the rage right now in 2022. And the Gold Coast is leading the…

Cafes
10 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…

Restaurants
i like ramen
Mermaid Beach, QLD

Having made their mark on the Gold Coast dining scene with their hearty-as-ever…

Restaurants
Daughter In Law | Byron Bay
Byron Bay, NSW

Northern Rivers crew, rejoice: acclaimed chef-owner Jessi Singh just opened his…

Restaurants
Etsu Izakaya
Mermaid Beach, QLD

We heart Etsu Izakaya. This flawless venue has been a raging success since the day it…

Restaurants
15 Of The Best Restaurants In Surfers Paradise

It’s the glitter strip that put our humble surf city on the worldwide tourist map, but there is oh so much more to Surfers Paradise…

Food & Drink
Support Local And Eat Your Way Through 9 Of South Bank’s Best Dishes And Cocktails

There’s only one location in Brisbane where you can start your night sipping cocktails with a tropical twist, whisk your tastebuds…

Food & Drink
An Inside Look At Palm Beach Avenue, From Little Truffle’s Daniel Ridgeway

Brought to you by award-winning restaurateur and chef Daniel Ridgeway and his wife Ruggie, comes the Gold Coast’s most…

Activities & Itineraries
Capricorn Distilling Co.
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Capricorn Distilling Co. is Burleigh’s newest small-batch urban distillery…

Restaurants
Palette
Surfers Paradise, QLD

Gold Coasters went wild when we broke the news of the opening of the brand new…

Restaurants
RaRa Ramen Bar Burleigh
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Tucked just off the main drag of James Street, Ra Ra Ramen is a funky new craft ramen…

Restaurants
Sink A Fork Into The Best Italian Restaurants On The Gold Coast

Italian. Ask anyone what their favourite cuisine is and, nine times out of ten, it'll be Italian. Pizza, pasta and…

Food & Drink
The Best Dumplings On The Gold Coast And Where To Find Them

Good things come in small parcels of deliciousness. Yes, that's right we're talking about the fried, steamed, pillowy and…

Food & Drink
Cinemas Just Got A Whole Lot Sweeter With The Release Of A Brand New Choc Top

I don’t know about you, but there’s one thing that I simply cannot resist when I head to the movies. It’s the most…

Restaurants
Oi Izakaya
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Hidden down an alleyway off Burleigh's bustling James Street lies Oi Izakaya, a…

Restaurants
Cardamom Pod | Broadbeach
Broadbeach, QLD

Cardamom Pod is the OG of vegetarian eating in the heart of Broadbeach, where you…

Cafes
Hudson And Rosie’s Table
Highland Park, QLD

Amid the hustle and bustle of the northern suburbs lies a sweet newcomer bringing…

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
Jimmy From Easey’s Creates A Cheeseburger Recipe Inspired By The Bob’s Burgers Movie

Whether you're a Bob's Burgers fan, cheeseburger lover or Easey's addict—we're happy to let you know you've…

Cafes
Wrap Your Mitts Around 12 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Hot Chocolates

We hardly get a proper winter here on the Gold Coast, but we like to think we do. We wake up, pull on our track pants, shake off the dust…

Bars & Pubs
Destino
Sanctuary Cove, QLD

Don’t be fooled by the “wine bar” denomination—Destino has a…

Restaurants
The Yiros Shop Drive-Thru
Berrinba, QLD

Yes, it's true. The Yiros Shop just made it easier than ever to wrap your hands…

Cafes
Olive Coffee
Surfers Paradise, QLD

A cute pastel green paradise with hanging greenery just landed in Surfers and…

Style & Design
10 Of The Coolest “Chilled Vibe” Dinner Party Essentials

Connecting with your crew over delicious eats and, more importantly, juicy drops is undoubtedly one of the best ways to pass the…

Food & Drink
17 Of The Best Restaurants On The Gold Coast In 2022

There’s no denying the Gold Coast of 2022 is a foodie’s paradise. But finding the right restaurant to suit that special…

Food & Drink
Sink A Cold One At 10 Of The Best Old-School Pubs Around The Gold Coast

A descendant of the British public house, the old-fashioned Aussie pub is far more spacious in size and usually distinctive for their wide…

Restaurants
Sofia’s Restaurant & Bar
Broadbeach, QLD

Sofia’s Restaurant and Bar is a homage to the dreamy tones of coastal Europe…

Cafes
Ottimo Gelato
Coolangatta, QLD

If there’s one thing Gold Coasters are obsessed with, it’s gelato. And if…

Cafes
Barefoot Barista | Currumbin
Currumbin, QLD

If you’re on the hunt for a new breakfast spot by the seaside and beautiful…

Food & Drink
Here’s Every Dish You Need To Devour From The New Menu At Palette

Upon entering the doors of Palette Restaurant, you’d think you were brushing shoulders with the elite in Sydney as the harbour…

Food & Drink
Sink Your Fork Into 16 Of The Absolute Best Restaurants In Burleigh Heads

Ahh, Burleigh. Over the years, this southern hub has established itself as something of a mecca for incredible food on the Gold Coast. Home…

Food & Drink
Get Hooked On 10 Of The Gold Coast’s Best Fish And Chips

Nothing makes us happier than a bundle of freshly cooked fish and chips—best consumed overlooking the beach or, let’s be honest,…

Cafes
Funnybone Coffee
Helensvale, QLD

Funnybone is the latest venture of local Gold Coast barista and coffee aficionado…

Cafes
Espresso Moto | Mermaid Beach
Mermaid Beach, QLD

A genius concept combining a love of cafe racer bike tinkering and coffee drinking,…

Bars & Pubs
BOBs Beer
Surfers Paradise, QLD

Hold on to your pint glasses, because we’re bringing you some breaking…

Food & Drink
Dive Into 11 Of The Best Seafood Restaurants On The Gold Coast

Here at Urban List, when we see food, we eat it. And when we see seafood, we’re not just eating it, we’re the ones fork-fighting…

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Devour The Best Toasties With The Mosties On The Gold Coast

Ah, the humble toastie. So simple, yet so satisfying. To people who say they could give up bread, we say toasted sandwiches.…

Food & Drink
Where To Find The Best Ramen On The Gold Coast In 2022

As the temperature drops, our desire for ramen exponentially increases. Nothing quite hits the same as slurping up some noods out of a…

Bars & Pubs
Honour | Brunswick Heads
Brunswick Heads, NSW

Honour has long established itself as a firm favourite in the Brunswick brunch scene,…

Restaurants
2 Bros
Southport, QLD

2 Bros is the newest must-try spot for fried-chicken fanatics and we’re digging…

Cafes
Next Door Espresso | Tweed Heads
Tweed Heads South, NSW

If you’re a Burleigh or Tweed local, chances are you’ve seen—and…

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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…

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12 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…

Food & Drink
An Inside Look At Isoletto, The Star’s New Sky-High Luxury Pool Club

Pristine beaches, a laid back coastal lifestyle and summer basically all year round—we’re pretty lucky here on the sunny Gold…

Bars & Pubs
La Bella Cellar
Burleigh, QLD

It’s raining Mediterranean-inspired joints on the Gold Coast lately and we are…

Food & Drink
Las Palmas
Palm Beach, QLD

The moment you walk through the pink door of this bright, coastal-inspired eatery you…

Cafes
Made Barber And Barista
Tugun, QLD

Tugun keeps impressing us with its mouthwatering eats and amazing coffee…

Restaurants
Save Your Pennies With 16 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…

Food & Drink
What’s Open This ANZAC Day Public Holiday On The Gold Coast

ANZAC Day is all about commemorating our diggers, past and present, but it is also the crown jewel in a string of public holidays that…

Food & Drink
Where To Find The Best Teppanyaki Restaurants On The Gold Coast

Who doesn't love the sizzling, smoky, tantalising goodness of teppanyaki? For those who are unfamiliar with the theatre of flavours that…

Bars & Pubs
Ms Margot’s Bar & Eats
Surfers Paradise, QLD

The Surfers Paradise Hilton has just undergone a massive $9M facelift over the past…

Restaurants
Maman Bar and Kitchen
Burleigh Heads, QLD

A big shock wave of excitement rippled through the Gold Coast last Friday 2…

Restaurants
Maggie Choo
Broadbeach, QLD

We’re here to bring you some breaking hospitality news: Pat Gennari of the…