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Opening just in time for New Year 2022, you’ll find Sogno Italiano (which literally means ‘The Italian Dream’) in the restaurant precinct of ‘Markeri Food’ between well-respected restaurants Lucky Bao and Easy House Vegan. The L-shaped centre in Mermaid offers alfresco dining along the verandas as well as indoor dining and, with parking flanking the...
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There were waves of anticipation among foodies when Brenda Fawdon and Sonja Drexler embarked on their latest project, North Stores. The venue comprises three buildings, an environmentally sustainable and architecturally designed food, art and nature hub in Main Street, North Tamborine. After three years of planning and development, North Stores finally opened in 2021. It...
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Seafood has long been a part of the diet of coastal nations the world over. Yet, for our 57-kilometre stretch of coastline, we have relatively few seafood restaurants overlooking water, even less who champion our own sustainable produce above all else. Drawing inspiration from the pristine seafood caught off the Australian coastline, Gods of the...
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Cali Beach Club recently opened its signature restaurant, Sake Sisters, bringing an excellent quality Modern Japanese dining experience to their $10 million rooftop entertainment precinct. Executive Chef, Marcelino Papio Jr. has worked at some of the best restaurants in the world including Nobu Sydney, Toko, Surry Hills, and Zuma Japanese Restaurant in Dubai. “I am...
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The new HOTA Gallery at the Gold Coast’s cultural precinct, Home of the Arts, opened in May 2021, including two new dining venues, Palette and The Exhibitionist Bar. Palette, on the ground floor, is a fine dining restaurant featuring Australian cuisine, especially fresh, high-quality seasonal produce from within the ‘100-mile table’. Complementing the gallery, the...
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Looking for a prime location overlooking the beach this summer with modern Italian food, cocktails and freely flowing prosecco, all served with Italian style? Escape to Tommy’s Italian. While it’s only a short drive for us to visit Tommy’s, it has been a much longer journey for Tommy to land on our shores. For Tom...
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There is no cuisine finer than Japanese. It’s a well-recognized art form in sourcing, preparing, plating and presenting fine food with additional kudos due for its health benefits. Fortunately, though we can’t travel to Japan at present, we can take a short drive and find ourselves in the back streets of Tokyo where Chef Koki,...
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For any foodie, a trip to Southeast Queensland would not be complete without a day at Sirromet Winery. Founded by Terry Morris in 2000, you will find Sirromet, Queensland’s most awarded winery, perched high up on a hilltop on Mt Cotton, 45 minutes from both Brisbane City and the Gold Coast. Sirromet is the jewel...
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Ten years into their development journey, Cowch Dessert and Cocktail Bar has opened their Dream Factory in Brisbane. “We had a vision for a cocktail bar where family and friends could meet and feel comfortable and safe,” says Arif Memis, Cowch Managing Director, who co-founded the company with his wife Havva. “It would be a...
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Turn your back for a moment and there’s progress in this town. At least that’s the case with Treetops Plaza, where a dining precinct is being established on the Eastern face of the plaza in part to help service the area’s future development plans. Restaurants may front out to the car park, however their dining...