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The round-up: where to find the Gold Coast’s best fish and chips
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The round-up: where to find the Gold Coast’s best fish and chips

Fish and chips – it's one of life's great indulgences. Given our city's coastal location, we're certainly not short on decent fish and chipperies, with plenty of local hangs utilising our amazing local produce to give us some darn tasty sea-based nosh. From fancy fish and chips on porcelain plates to the kind consumed out of a box on a picnic rug – here are a bunch of must-try fish and chip joints on the Gold Coast. more

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Sardinia meets the Tweed – new southern restaurant Gallura Italian brings coastal flavours to our shores
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Sardinia meets the Tweed – new southern restaurant Gallura Italian brings coastal flavours to our shores

The Tweed region's identity as one of the most bountiful seafood pockets in the country is the driving force behind the southern end's newest restaurant, Gallura Italian. The dining spot, located on Stuart Street (which lies just behind Coolangatta's main strip), is inspired by the island town of Sardinia – a place where respect for local produce is the core of all culinary traditions. more

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The team from Double Barrel Kitchen unveil a striking new waterfront venue in Benowa
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The team from Double Barrel Kitchen unveil a striking new waterfront venue in Benowa

Jess Winters and Peter Tutton have been curbing caffeine, breakfast and lunch cravings from their neighbourhood cafe Double Barrel Kitchen in the backstreets of Mermaid Waters since mid-2016. After capturing hearts and stomachs of locals in the area, the duo began to scout for a second location. As with their flagship cafe, Jess and Peter went against the grain and resisted the appeal of high-traffic coastal precincts, instead securing a striking waterfront location within Sunland's new Marina Concourse apartment development in Benowa. more

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You can leave your hat on – all of the winners from the Good Food Guide Awards 2020
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You can leave your hat on – all of the winners from the Good Food Guide Awards 2020

Last night, Monday September 30, the Australian food scene’s finest gathered in Brisbane to celebrate the pinnacle of culinary excellence – the Good Food Guide Awards. Our country’s best restaurants and bars were all vying for the accolade of a chef’s hat (or two, or three) – so without further ado, here are the spots from Queensland and beyond who walked away with top honours. more


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The round-up: tacos, tequila and taquitos – where to find the Gold Coast's best Mexican eats
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The round-up: tacos, tequila and taquitos – where to find the Gold Coast’s best Mexican eats

From tacos and tequila to chimichangas and margaritas, Mexican food is always a red-hot favourite. The Gold Coast is peppered with plenty of quality Mexican eateries, taquerias and cantinas – but we know that when the cravings hit, it can be hard to think of places on the spot. So, we've packaged up some of the best Mexican restaurants on the Gold Coast into one handy list. Enjoy! more

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Get natural and organic wines delivered to your door with Act of Wine's tailored subscription
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Get natural and organic wines delivered to your door with Act of Wine’s tailored subscription

It's Friday, you're standing in the wine aisle at your local bottle shop perusing the labels for something that stands out and captures your attention, something new. After several minutes, you become overwhelmed at the sheer volume of choice and you opt for the old familiar bottle you've had a thousand times before. If this scenario sounds a little too familiar or you're looking to step up your home sipping game, say hello to Act of Wine's subscription service for natural and organic drops – it could very well be the best thing since sliced bread, except it's better than bread because it's wine. more

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St Barts and Next Door Espresso open a coffee and homewares destination in Burleigh
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St Barts and Next Door Espresso open a coffee and homewares destination in Burleigh

For the past few months, curious eyes have been peeking at the luminous, all-white double-storey premises coming to life on Junction Road in Burleigh's industrial precinct. The giant portholes on the front of the building have certainly created intrigue from those taking the Bermuda Street route to the M1 – and now, the suspense has lifted. It's a new showroom-meets-cafe concept from renowned homewares, art and interior-design brand St Barts, which opens its doors today, Monday September 16. more