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GC Word on the Street #193

The Graped Crusader

GC Word on the Street #193

Searching for something new? Yearning for a good time, great food and plenty of drinks? Here’s everything you need to know about four of the hottest places to eat in our glimmering GC…

SCOTT’S LUNCHEONETTE & BAR | IN THE DRINK OF AN EYE

Providing for early risers and afternoon wine enthusiasts, Scott’s Luncheonette & Bar caters to many. From locals to day-trippers, the new venue opening in Palm Beach mid-August has the coffee, the sangas and the wine. Whether you’re chasing a classic cocktail for lunch or you’re in need of a gourmet charcuterie board, Scott probably has the thing just right for you.

📷: LA DIOSA MEXICANA

LA DIOSA MEXICANA | KNOCK YOUR SOMBREROS OFF

The modern Mexican destination with exquisite cocktails and plenty of vodka. Within Surfers Paradise, this colourful place-to-be is the home of many clean, gourmet menu items – including, of course, Enchiladas, Nachos, Burritos, Tostadas and many, many more. If that isn’t enough to sway you, the 11 menu margaritas will…from Chilli Chocolate to Orange Tamarind. La Diosa Mexicana has the booze, the bites and the bright, big bay-windows waiting just for you.


📷: NINETEEN AT THE STAR

NINETEEN AT THE STAR | COASTLINE COCKTAILS

The Star’s chic rooftop bar and sun-drenched lounge bar features the views of our glittering Gold Coast skyline from its luxe location. The menu has everything you’d need for a Sunday brunch or a romantic dinner for two. Nineteen at the Star Restaurant wants you for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner, and everything else in-between.


📷: EL CAMINO CATINA

EL CAMINO CANTINA | HEADS OR COCKTAILS

Humming with trademark cool tunes and a sassy vibe, El Camino Cantina offers a value-packed, crowd-pleasing menu that is unashamedly Tex-Mex. Served shaken or frozen, their signature margaritas are available in five different flavours and their menus are filled with the vibrant flavours of classic Tex-Mex dishes.

Whether you're chasing coastlines or seeing stars, our GC offers a world of tasty treats, vibrant fun and gourmet menus for everyone. Enjoy the city sweets with the ocean treats while relaxing in the world of glimmering Gold Coast luxury...

About the Author

Ezri Burgess Thode

Ezri Burgess Thode

Ezri is a lover of coffee, music, film and writing. If she isn't reading a new book every week, she's finding the time to visit the newest cafe hotspot, art exhibition or curled up on her couch watching all of the early 2000's movies.