Brisbane; the city that keeps on giving
Brisbane, as every month passes us by our love for you grows stronger and stronger. You never cease to amaze us with your glorious (not so wintery) weather and your ability to change so rapidly yet, still remain completely humble. You welcome people with arms wide open and know the way to everyone's heart, in one way or another. You keep a smile on our dial and our bellies, full. Good food and great vibes is what this place is all about. Whether you're here for a quick trip or this is the place you'll grow old and grey, we promise you - our beloved Brissy will continue to accommodate you, and keep you entertained with it's ever changing social scene. Read on for what's hot and happening in the next few weeks and let your love for our city flourish..
Brisbane's Most Banging Coffee Joint
Putting the funk in funky and the class in classic is She Bangs Coffee. This devilish delight is one of Brisbane more unique cafes. Responsible for some of Brisbane’s best crema (a.k.a liquid gold), She Bangs gives even the most experienced coffee connoisseurs something to write home about. Smooth and subtle or bold and bite-y, whatever you fancy this little gem has your coffee fix sorted.
Happy Hour up in The Nest!
Sparrow Brisbane is launching a daily Happy Hour and opening up new upstairs seating at ‘The Nest’!
Winter brews; the good kind.
Our stomachs are rumbling and our mouths, salivating. This week we're bringing you naughty (but oh so nice) bites and beverages to help get you through the cold front this month. Your morning brew should be hot, your burgers should be big and your evening beers should make you very hoppy. Read on to find out about the latest foodie events and specials happening over the next few wintery weeks!
Paniyiri Greek Festival is just a few zorba steps away...
You may have started to feel the familiar twitching of your nose or the tapping of your toes, because when it's that time of year your body just knows. Its Paniyiri time and we've got a feeling you've got Paniyiri Fever, because so do we.
Get your Zorba-dancin' shoes ready and your eating pants on, because Paniyiri Greek Festival is just a few zorba steps away !The weekend of May 19 and 20 will be a two-day celebration of authentic Greek flavours, faces and culture with free public transport to and from the event!
If you're starting to feel some symptoms, but aren't sure if you've got Paniyiri Fever, have no fear! Here are 10 signs you've got Paniyiri Fever...
What's open on ANZAC Day in Brisbane...
Here’s who’s open on ANZAC Day this year.
We’ve got your day planned, from breakfast to dinner to everything in between and after.
Coffee On The Fly
So you think you’re a one-cup-of-coffee kind of person? You obviously haven’t been to Sparrow Coffee Co. This gorgeous hole-in-the-wall café will give you the best coffee-gasm of your life. No joke, the best! Just the smell of the freshly roasted Allpress espresso will have you salivating like Pavlov’s Dog and asking for a refill before you know it.
Coffee, Cheese and Cakes
We’ve all heard of the endless lists of must-see’s and the must-do’s – but have you ever heard of the must-c’s? That’s right, the letter ‘C’. Behold, the holy trinity of Albion – comforting coffee, classy cheese and charming cakes! Once veiled but now revealed… oh the glory that lies within.
A Bean To Be Reckoned With
Brighten up your mornings with one of Brisbane’s most well–loved coffee spots! Located on a seemingly quiet street in West End, a suburb saturated with cafés, Blackstar Coffee serves outstanding specialty coffee with in–house roast blends, charming even the least of coffee fanatics. From the first glug, you’ll be sent into a trance, arousing your senses, and by the end of your last sip, you’ll be smacking your lips, ready to conquer the universe. Caffeine worshippers, this is one place you absolutely shouldn’t miss out on.
If you're anything like us, your Sunday morning brunch-date destination is selected by not only what's on cafe's menu, but also it's decor. Yes, we totally judge a book by it's cover when it comes to eating out, and why shouldn't we? The breakfast scene is Brisbane is trending like no other, and our choice of dreamy, Insta-worthy eateries is almost endless..
But first, coffee
If brunchin' is your thing, then this weeks Word On The Street is for you our caffeine loving friends. Eat your way around town with us..
Local is Lovely
Bakery lane is the coolest and best work and play centre. Sitting in the heart of the Valley, a little alley way went through a huge transformation, into a gathering place for all creative minds.
Sugar, Spice & Everything Nice
Brave adventurer, a fierce battle of thick blends, rich chocolate and rivers of cream await you on this quest. Fear nought, for this was your destiny. The ultimate challenge. The truest test. The quest, for a hot chocolate cuppa.
Do you have all 10 symptoms?
Do you ever accidentally spend your entire paycheck on food? Is the only thing that gets you out of bed in the morning the thought of pancakes and coffee? You’re not alone, fellow food lovers. Here at The Good Guide, we totally get it. The signs of a foodie are hard to miss - self-diagnose yourself today with our top 10 symptoms!
The Future of Coffee is Now
Elixir is all about consistency in their coffee and is committed to their customers. We were treated to an epic night of great coffee, good conversation and an all-round grand time! As a leading brand in the art of concocting coffee Elixir will simply continue building on their success with their new 01 Roast.