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Gauge plates up creative fare in South Brisbane

Teneriffe’s Sourced Grocer has gained a new sibling, with Gauge opening its doors in South Brisbane last week. Sitting pretty on Grey Street, the new eatery adds a new dimension to the Brisbane dining scene, plating up inventive dishes in a bright and airy setting. more

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Climb aboard Steam Train Espresso in Red Hill

With a name like Steam Train Espresso, you may be conjuring up images of a large, noisy space – much like the presence of a steam train. But Red Hill's newest resident is quite the opposite, a quaint hole-in-the-wall cafe where you can sit back in the shade and admire the leafy Arthur Terrace surrounds. more

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Treat your senses with spices from Pepper & Bean

Husband and wife duo John and Justina Sparks have always loved to cook, but there was just one problem – they found it hard to find fresh and exotic spices in Brisbane. Inspired by spice boutiques in Sydney and Melbourne, they opened Pepper & Bean in Paddington late last year. more

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1940s-style diner NKB Express opens in Indooroopilly

First they brought you the likes of Nantucket Kitchen & Bar, and now just a stone’s throw away they’ve unveiled the sweet new NKB Express. Maintaining an American bent, but this time throwing back to the epic era of the 1940s, TJ and Kim Peabody’s new cafe and restaurant takes cues from the milkbars and diners of yesteryear with sepia tones and olive-green booths. Focused on fast takeaway and casual dining, the venue offers many of the original Nantucket favourites such as the famous cherry pie and house-made ice-cream, plus plenty of gourmet burgers, bagels, hot dogs and waffles to round out the menu. Grass-fed beef, organic chicken, house-made condiments and sugar-free buns combine to create some divine charcoal-grilled burger offerings, such as the Tribeca of pulled Bangalow pork with chipotle barbecue sauce and red cabbage slaw, or the Meat Packer of Wagyu beef with bacon… more