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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…

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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…

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A Long Table Dinner Under The Stars Is Happening In Broadbeach

Nestled under twinkling lights, an elegantly decorated long table stretches as far as the eye can see, while you dine on a multi-course food…

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Siblings Kirra
Coolangatta, QLD

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

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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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Cali Beach Club
Surfers Paradise, QLD

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

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Bask In The Diner Vibes At Burleigh’s New All-Day Burger Bar

There might be nothing more controversial than what makes the perfect burger. Whether you’re an old-school ‘with the lot’…

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Kick It Up A Notch With Chef Jimmy Hurlston’s Red Hot Chicken Parmigiana Recipe

Kath and Kim. Bush doofs. Corey Worthington. Yep, we’re damn proud to be Australian but nothing sends our hearts aflutter quite like a…

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12 Of The Best Gluten-Free Eats On The Gold Coast, According To You

Gone are the days of sad, boring gluten-free food. That being said, sometimes it can feel like following a gluten-free diet when…

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Matteo’s Woodfired Pizza
Clear Island Waters, QLD

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

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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…

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These Gold Coast Restaurants And Cafes Are Doing Takeaway For Lockdown

Gold Coast, you know the drill: stay safe, practice social distancing, and don’t forget to support your local businesses. We’ve…

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You Can Eat Pasta From A Massive Flaming Cheese Wheel In Surfers Paradise

In case you were looking to make your Wednesday nights a little cheesier, Salt Meats Cheese in Surfers Paradise’s funky 4217 complex…

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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…

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Tropic Vice
Mermaid Beach, QLD

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

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Two Yolks
Burleigh Heads , QLD

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

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i like ramen
Mermaid Beach, QLD

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

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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…

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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.…

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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…

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Daughter In Law | Byron Bay
Byron Bay, NSW

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

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Etsu Izakaya
Mermaid Beach, QLD

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

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Palette
Surfers Paradise, QLD

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

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…

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Recreate This Sydney Chef’s Spicy Deep-Fried Avo Tacos At Home

As the mercury starts to drop, our hearts lust after a spicy meal to warm us up. Enter: Executive Chef Manuel Diaz and his spicy…

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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 10, it'll be Italian. Pizza, pasta and…

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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…

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Oi Izakaya
Burleigh Heads, QLD

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

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Cardamom Pod | Broadbeach
Broadbeach, QLD

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

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Inside Palette, HOTA Gallery’s New Fine Dining Restaurant

Gold Coasters went wild when we broke the news of the opening of the brand new HOTA Gallery, and rightly so. If you haven’t…

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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.…

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Get Booking, Here’s Where To Find The Best Restaurants In Broadbeach

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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The Yiros Shop Drive-Thru
Berrinba, QLD

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

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Sofia’s Restaurant & Bar
Broadbeach, QLD

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

Bars & Pubs
BOBs Beer
Surfers Paradise, QLD

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

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An Inside Look At Surfers Paradise’s New Multi-Million Dollar Waterfront Pavilion

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

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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…

Bars & Pubs
Honour | Brunswick Heads
Brunswick Heads, NSW

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

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2 Bros
Southport, QLD

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

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Las Palmas
Palm Beach, QLD

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

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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…

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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…

Local Escapes
10 New Venues You Should Check Out On The Tweed Coast

If you’ve been reading us for a while, then you know we’re big fans of the dreamy Tweed Coast—honestly, how could you not…

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Maman Bar and Kitchen
Burleigh Heads, QLD

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

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Maggie Choo
Broadbeach, QLD

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

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Jordy’s
Casuarina, NSW

Our friends over the border have opened yet another fresh eatery: Jordy’s in…

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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…

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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…

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Load Up, These Tex-Mex Cantinas Are Slinging $2 Tacos and 10-Cent Wings

¡Ay caramba! Loosen your belts and round up the crew, because we have the scoop on not one but two epic foodie happenings and they are…

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Baskk Italian
Coolangatta, QLD

Inspired by the south of Italy, BASKK Italian has popped up on the Southern Gold…

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The Lucky Squire
Broadbeach, QLD

The Lucky Squire is what craft beer-drinking dreams are made of. With an interior…

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Lolita’s Mexican Cantina
Casuarina, QLD

Colourful, authentic and just the kind of happy place we want in our lives right now,…

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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…

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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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8 Unforgettable Foodie Experiences You Need To Treat Yourself To In 2021

It’s no secret that one of our favourite past times is indulging in food. Whether it’s heading out for cocktails and share…

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Miss Mee
Nobby Beach, QLD

​Prepare to be blown away, because your favourite crew from Justin Lane have…

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Koi
Broadbeach, QLD

Commanding the corner of Surf Parade and Albert Ave, Koi has always been the go-to…

Local Escapes
Songbirds Rainforest Retreat

Located on Mount Tamborine, Songbirds Rainforest Retreat is up there with the best.…

Restaurants
Save Your Coin, Here’s Every Restaurant Slashing Up To 50% Off Your Food Bill This Month

There’s nothing like saving even more dollars at the start of the year, so loosen those belts and settle in—TheFork Festival is…

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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…

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Anekawa
Mudgeeraba, QLD

Realising a long-held career dream, Koki Anekawa opened his first Japanese…

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Robina Pavilion
Robina, QLD

Robina Pavilion (hidden behind the old school drive thru bottlo’) is worth…

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Gnocchi Gnocchi Brothers
Southport, QLD

Get excited, because Brisbane’s best purveyors of gnocchi have brought their…

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Pinkies Up, Here’s Where To Find The Best Cocktails On The Gold Coast

Attention lovers of coastal vibes and specialty cocktails: the search for Surfers' perfect cocktail spot has officially come to an end.…

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Scoop Up Your Lover, Here’s Where To Dine On The Gold Coast This Valentine’s Day

Is it getting hot in here or is that just you? This year, Valentine’s Day is turning up the heat so we’ve rounded up feasting…

Bars & Pubs
Hold On To Your Pints, Surfers Paradise Just Scored Its First Brewery And Brewpub

Hold on to your pint glasses, because we’re bringing you some breaking hospitality news: Surfers Paradise’s first and only…

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Orzo
Broadbeach, QLD

Fabulous Broadbeach eatery Social Eating House + Bar has always sat high on our list…

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Mr.
Nobby Beach, QLD

Mr. is a modern Australian restaurant in Nobby Beach, here for those times…

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Loki
Nobby Beach, QLD

The team from Burleigh’s Justin Lane have swept into Nobby Beach with…

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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…

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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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Arawaka
Benowa, QLD

When it comes to Asian cuisine we’re kind of spoilt for choice on the Coast.…

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Light Years Asian Bar And Diner
Burleigh Heads, QLD

Already loved in Noosa and Byron Bay, Light Years Burleigh Heads is a…

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The Miami
Miami, QLD

Taking full advantage of its valuable coastal location and sweeping views that…

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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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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…

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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…

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Fig + Frankie’s
Broadbeach, QLD

Fig + Frankie’s has stylishly converted a forgotten Broadbeach alleyway…

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4 Pines x Boardriders Coolangatta
Coolangatta, QLD

Originating on the sunny shores of Manly in Sydney’s Northern Beaches, 4 Pines…

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Double Barrel Kitchen And Bar
Benowa, QLD

This striking, sun-drenched venue—with its Tasmanian Oak and pressed metal bar,…

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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…

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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…

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Start Practicing Your Moves, Indoor Dance Floors Are Allowed To Reopen Next Week

Yes, Queensland, it's been a while between dances—but as of noon on Monday 14 December, you'll be able to hit the floor again.…

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Nobby’s Rock
Nobby Beach, QLD

Luring you in with $12 espresso martinis all day, everyday is Nobby Beach’s…

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Pink Monkey Bar And Grill
Burleigh Heads, QLD

We’ve all watched on with intrigue as a massive two-story, open-air restaurant…

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Miss Moneypenny’s
Broadbeach, QLD

Located in Broadbeach, Miss Moneypenny’s coastal colour palette is dreamy and…

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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…

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Pop Your Out Of Office On And Hit Up These Luxe Weekend Getaways

While it doesn’t look like international travel will be on the cards anytime soon, there are countless amazing spots to explore right…

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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…

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The Bavarian
Robina, QLD

Shopping on the Coast never tasted so good, with The Bavarian bringing their…

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Fat Freddy’s Beach Bar And Diner
Broadbeach, QLD

Located under the five-star Avani Apartments in Broadbeach, Fat…

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Margarita Cartel
Burleigh Heads, QLD

The benefits of tequila are bountiful. While you might not hear health gurus gunning…

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Prepare To Have Your Tastebuds Blown With These 8 Foodie Road Trips

When it comes to an epic road trip, there are a few essential elements to nail. A dope playlist, sprawling scenery and car refreshments are…

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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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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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Surfers Paradise Beer Garden
Surfers Paradise, QLD

Surfers Paradise Beer Garden has re-opened after a multi-million-dollar…

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Izakaya Midori
Reedy Creek, QLD

With each taste of an Izakaya Midori dish, you’re transported straight to the…

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Lupo
Mermaid Beach, QLD

From the outside looking in, dimly lit Lupo has the essence of an…

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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…

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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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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…

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Raw + Rice
Coolangatta, QLD

Raw + Rice is one of the best dedicated poke bars on the Gold Coast, serving…

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Caracara Cantina And Tequila Bar
Tugun, QLD

Located on Tugun’s busy shopping nook, Caracara—named after the majestic…

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Crafty’s Sports Bar
Biggera Waters, QLD

More than just a place to satisfy your growling stomach between shopping sprees,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Nahm Kitchen And Bar
Broadbeach , QLD

Located on the popular foodie strip outside The Oasis, this Thai eatery is all about…

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Belvedere Stonemill
Burleigh Heads, QLD

The authentic Italian eatery is headed up by husband and wife duo Fabio Rocco…

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Madam Fu
Isle of Capri, QLD

Say hello to Fu Manchu’s little sister, Madam Fu. And we promise…

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Make Your Picnic Dreams Come True At Byron’s New Farm-To-Table Eatery

On the cusp on Bangalow, in the leafy haven of Byron’s hinterland, you’ll find the region’s newest resident: Frida’s…

Travel
Hop In The Car, Here Are All The Spots You Need To Check Out In The Gold Coast Hinterland

Gold Coast’s hinterland is often somewhat of a forgotten land. Some call it the green behind the gold or Queensland’s Emerald…

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…

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Pipit
Pottsville, NSW

After leaving his award-winning post at Paper Daisy, Ben Devlin has opened his first…

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Driftwood Social
Surfers Paradise, QLD

Tucked behind the Vibe Hotel on Ferny Ave, Driftwood Social is a true hidden…

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Eddy + Wolff
Robina, QLD

A newbie to the GC foodie scene, Eddy + Wolff is an intimate 22-seat Asian bar and…