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East meets west at Urbanistar Burleigh
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East meets west at Urbanistar Burleigh

Tucked away down the laneway past Canteen Kitchen, Urbanistar Burleigh is a melting pot of eastern and western flavours that are inspired by owners Ron Babb and Tang Li's favourite tastes. The cafe opened its heavy timber doors last month and has quickly found a following of patrons who appreciate the unexpected union. more

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Celebrate Christmas in July at QT's Bazaar
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Celebrate Christmas in July at QT’s Bazaar

Tucking into a hefty plate of yuletide favourites is undoubtedly one of the silly season’s highlights but as anyone who has sweated their way through a roast dinner on a hot day can attest, sometimes it’s just too hot for a traditional Christmas feast in December. more


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Cabukee opens at Emerald Lakes
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Cabukee opens at Emerald Lakes

Residents of Emerald Lakes have another reason to smile following the opening of Cabukee cafe and tapas bar last week. Perched next to Gloria Jean’s Coffees on The Boulevard, the venue is the handiwork of first time restaurateurs Kerry and Gene de Somer. more

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Parlour Coffee opens in Burleigh Heads
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Parlour Coffee opens in Burleigh Heads

In days past, fabulous folk would entertain company in the plush surrounds of the parlour room and treat guests to their finest food off their finest china and a drop of their finest tipple. Inspired by this bygone tradition, Parlour Coffee invites you to sit back, relax and enjoy some fine food and caffeinated beverages. more

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Sparrow Eating House unveils its new winter menu
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Sparrow Eating House unveils its new winter menu

The new winter menu at Sparrow Eating House is the culinary version of a big warm hug, and just like a hug, it promises to leave you feeling all happy inside. Filled with a selection of new dishes as well as some new takes on old faithfuls, the new menu takes comfort food to a tasty new level. more

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Eat ethically at Black Sheep Bistro in Oxenford
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Eat ethically at Black Sheep Bistro in Oxenford

Have you ever noticed how certain cuts of meat experience a sudden surge in popularity and before long, it’s infiltrated every menu you see (looking at you, pork belly)? Black Sheep Bistro in Oxenford is going against the culinary fashion trend to adopt a nose to tail philosophy so the whole animal is used, not just the trendy cuts. more

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Munch on a burger from Thunderburger1
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Munch on a burger from Thunderburger1

What happens when a triathlon-winning chef with a background in five-star hotels jumps on the food truck bandwagon? Great things, that’s what. Ryan is the coronary-conscious chap behind Thunderburger1, a relatively new addition to the Gold Coast’s gaggle of food trucks. more