Presenting the Triple B: Brisbane's Best Burgers
‘B’ for Brisbane, ‘B’ for burgers. Think you’ve had them all? Think again. Appetising creations lurk around our entire city, waiting to be discovered and devoured. With these top selections in Brisbane, be ready to get down and dirty, with oodles of sauce dripping past your wrists, and be rewarded with satisfaction so great, it’ll plaster a huge grin on your face.
Meet Chef Paul Kelly
The Good Guide is here to show off our local legends. Local is lovely and this chef is a superstar. Meet Paul Kelly, the man behind the kitchen magic at West End's iconic local micro-brewery, Brisbane Brewing Co. Read more about this creative cook, passionate soul and see what makes him tick!
Your Quay (Key) to Riverside Dining
Breathtaking views and menus to match all year round. If you're looking for an elegant and photogenic waterfront venue with plenty to offer in terms of spectacular food, cold drinks and entertainment, look no further than the River Quay dining precinct. Get rollin' on down to the river, satisfaction awaits!
South Bank's Saucy Italian Temptress
For an authentic Italian experience that will take your taste-buds on a foodgasmic journey through the old country, immerse yourself in the cozy eloquence of Spaghetti House and Trattoria in South Bank.
Bold Brews at Archer's Bunker [under International Hotel}
LADIES and gentlemen, this is your Captain speaking.
Something has been brewing in Spring Hill and it’s not just beer.
Archer Brewing commenced meal and beverage service at its spiritual home, aptly named Archer’s Bunker, located under The International Hotel.
Love is in the air
Roses are red, violets are blue, this Valentine’s Day is just for you (and bae) *wink wink
Single and ready to mingle? Or coupled up and feeling the love? Whatever box you tick, we give you a Valentines Guide Nicholas Sparks would be proud of. Whether you want to indulge your sweetheart on February 14, KISS (keep it simple) or go solo and let Cupid work his magic … Here at The Good Guide we want to you to have a fabulous V Day whatever your style. Here is the best of the best, which will be sure to impress!
*Valentine’s Day boycotters you haven’t been forgotten. We’ve got a little somethin' somethin' in here for you as well!
Meet Dominique Rizzo
The Good Guide is here to celebrate local is lovely. What makes a place so unique is her people. We meet Dominique Rizzo, celebrity chef, passionate foodie and genuinely one of the kindest souls in and out of the kitchen. This Brisbane entrepreneur, owner and Chef of “Putia Pure Food Kitchen Pantry Cooking School” and partner in “Clapham Junction Wine Bar Provisions” gives us an insight into what makes her tick, what's new in 2018 and shares her fav places to go in this fine river city.
Aussie Aussie Aussie
Celebrating all things Aussie, Australia Day is one of the biggest days on the national calendar. And who doesn’t love a public holiday, amirite? Here's your Ultimate Guide to doing Australia Day like a pro.
Get ready for a par-tay – ask Hoags to throw the shrimps on the bar-b, get the cardinay out Kimmie… and the little baby cheeses (not little baby Jesus)… it’s time to make some memories that you can take straight to the pool room.
When we think of December we think of hot sunny days, fresh food, Christmas festivities, the great outdoors, crisp beverages, green gardens and time spent with friends and family. Lucky for us, the city of Brisbane is like-minded and knows how to have a jolly good time. With various X-mas events running throughout the month, along with fun new openings, you'll have those fabulous festive, summer feels in no time at all.
THE COUNTDOWN HAS BEGUN
Dinner, dancing and five star eats. Champagne cocktails and midnight treats. Countdowns, fireworks and pop-up bars. It’s time to party like the stars.
Celebrate New Year's Eve at Treasury Brisbane - where five-course dinners, elegant events, live music, major entertainment acts and midnight fireworks set the scene for Brisbane's biggest New Year's Eve celebration.
Meet the brilliant barista, Brienna Ginman
The Good Guide is here to celebrate local is lovely. What makes a place so unique is her people. We meet the brilliant barista, Brienna Ginman, behind the city's vibrant, quirky and unique laneway treasure - Bean Cafe and Bar. It's such a cool place, if you haven't been yet... do your good self a flavour.
Christmas is coming! And with two fabulously festive events at Treasury Brisbane – the Christmas Cocktail Soirée and Christmas Buffet – there’s no better place to experience the ultimate in yuletide fun.
100+ shades of Gin at Covent Garden
Let the fun be gin! This November, West End will be in full bloom as lux new bar, Covent Garden, welcomes socialites into its tropical oasis.
Whether you’re a gin connoisseur or a lover of native flora, Covent Garden will draw you in with its vibrant nature, firmly planting its roots and 100 craft gins in Brisbane’s iconic suburb of West End from November 16.
Sip, sip, hooray!
Machinery Street will host the city’s first Champagne Laneway. With twelve different Champagnes to taste and Montrachet’s new boulangerie rolling out the French flavours, this brunchtime event is guaranteed to pop!
Tickets are $49pp, and include a complimentary glass of NV Louis Roederer Brut Premier to savour over brunch bites. Three pop-up bars will offer twelve different Champagnes for purchase as you explore the Parisian laneway.
Limited tickets are available – grab yours today to avoid missing out!
Bean There or Bean Square
All about the bean necessities, Bean Café + Bar is your escape from the blazing Brisbane heat and pesky people (or responsibilities). Rain or shine, this hideout is a safe haven for chill-out sessions, wine, dines and coffee-tails. Yes, you read right. Booze and coffee, the best of both worlds.