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The round-up: Brisbane’s most irresistible Italian eats
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The round-up: Brisbane’s most irresistible Italian eats

In case you forgot to mark your calendar, this week is Brisbane Italian Week, which means that the city will be bathed in the colours of Italy while the aroma of Italian cooking floods the streets. If you can’t take part in the festivities this week, we have compiled a list of places that make some of the best authentic Italian cuisine in town. more

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Pavement Whispers: Volume 73 May 24
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Pavement Whispers: Volume 73 May 24

From whispers of a new boutique markets to a new sweet treat and burger joint, The Weekend Edition is always on the search for the latest news in Brisbane, dedicated to ensuring its readers are in the know. When we put our ears to the pavement this week, this is what we found out … more

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Pavement Whispers: Volume 72 May 17
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Pavement Whispers: Volume 72 May 17

From whispers of a new fromagerie to burger-dispensing food trucks, The Weekend Edition is always on the search for the latest news in Brisbane, dedicated to ensuring its readers are in the know. When we put our ears to the pavement this week, this is what we found out … more


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Pavement Whispers: Volume 71 May 10
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Pavement Whispers: Volume 71 May 10

From whispers of new cafes in Trafalgar Lane to board game bars, The Weekend Edition is always on the search for the latest news in Brisbane, dedicated to ensuring its readers are in the know. When we put our ears to the pavement this week, this is what we found out … more

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The Chefs Series: where your favourite chefs grab cheap, tasty eats
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The Chefs Series: where your favourite chefs grab cheap, tasty eats

In Brisbane, we’re spoilt for choice when it comes to top-notch eateries with brilliant culinary minds at the helm. But where do they go when they want to grab a quick bite? As part of The Chefs Series, we asked some of the winners and runners-up of the 2015 EAT/drink Awards – sponsored by Newstead Brewing Co. – to give us a behind-the-scenes look at the lives of Brisbane’s top chefs. For the second instalment, we checked in with five chefs to find out where they go to satisfy their hunger quickly, without maxing the credit card. more

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Pavement Whispers: Volume 70 May 3
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Pavement Whispers: Volume 70 May 3

From whispers of new late-night food markets to more ice-cream parlours, The Weekend Edition is always on the search for the latest news in Brisbane, dedicated to ensuring its readers are in the know. When we put our ears to the pavement this week, this is what we found out … more

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The round-up: how to put effort into Mother's Day this year
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The round-up: how to put effort into Mother’s Day this year

The is one day a year where it is necessary to give thanks to the woman than birthed you, that fed you, clothed you and probably drove you around a lot. Your mother might be one of the most important figures in your life so it’s only right that you should put the effort into showing your appreciation. Mother’s Day is here again, and is the perfect opportunity to spend some quality time with your mother. Not every mother is the same, so we have put together a few ideas to help you pinpoint what the best approach is to making Mother’s Day 2016 memorable. more

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Nosh on breakfast tagine at hidden gem Cafe Grenadine
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Nosh on breakfast tagine at hidden gem Cafe Grenadine

It doesn't take much for a cafe to become one of your favourites. All you need is a sun-filled space, a cosy nook to sit, satisfying sips and food that makes your mouth water. Simple as this may seem, it can be difficult to tick all of these boxes. Well guess what? We've found a place that we think could easily become your new favourite, and it goes by the name of Cafe Grenadine. more

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Smoked Paprika
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The round-up: all-day breakfast spots in Brisbane

The weekend is for taking it slow – we can’t be blamed if we want to sleep in. We shouldn’t be punished for enjoying our days off by missing the best meal of the day – breakfast. Thankfully, there are some cafes that are forgiving to sleepyheads, offering all-day breakfast menus so bed heads can enjoy an eggs benny or for dusty revellers that are craving the restorative properties of bacon. more

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Breakfast by day and bubbles by night at new champagne bar Blockhouse Eat + Drink
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Breakfast by day and bubbles by night at new champagne bar Blockhouse Eat + Drink

The effervescent tingle of champagne hitting your lips is usually the first sign of a pretty wonderful time. Unfortunately for us in the faraway land of Australia, by the time champagne hits our shores it can become a little too pricey to drink for every celebration. As a lover of the bubbly elixir, restaurateur Jerome Dalton believes that it's time champagne was something to be enjoyed here on the regular – not just for special occasions. more

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Holloway Pizzartist
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The round-up: best BYO spots in Brisbane

Everyone agrees that any BYO restaurant is a great way to enjoy a bit of extra value while dining out, but many don’t know how many spots around town allow customers to bring their own drop. Not only are there plenty of restaurants where BYO is acceptable, but also several bars encourage patrons to BYO food and other eateries welcome patrons to bring their own drop on special nights of the week. We’ve compiled a handy list to help you make a choice of where to take that special bottle of pinot this weekend. more