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Frozen Beer is Harajuku Gyoza's specialty! (Image sourced via Harajuku Gyoza) Frozen Beer is Harajuku Gyoza's specialty! (Image sourced via Harajuku Gyoza)

Sake, Frozen Beers, and free trips to Japan! – Harajuku Gyoza launches in Brisbane CBD.

Posted by on Jul 7, 2015 in Activities, Bars, Restaurants

Need to know: What: Harajuku Gyoza Opening + Chance to win a trip to Japan! When: Friday 10th of July 2015 from 11am. Where: 141 Queen Street (Albert Lane) Brisbane. How: Tag your photos of the Harajuku Gyoza interior with the hashtag #HGCBD Harajuku Gyoza, AKA “that quirky Japanese restaurant in the valley where everyone …

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The #hashtag Life

Posted by on Apr 10, 2015 in Opinion

There is an excellent Instagram account called “You did not eat that”. And it has a heap of pictures like this: We really like how candid and natural this photo from @jaydenicole is. Her use of a thousand branded hashtags in the original caption really drives home that "oops I just sat down in my …

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Get Your Fancy on at Moga

Posted by on Nov 12, 2013 in Events, Restaurants

When I’m drinking sake, you better believe I’m feeling fancy. My handful of sake drinking experiences have mainly occurred whilst at family events where someone much older and more cultured hollers for the sake when the red wine runs out, whilst I sit awkwardly trying to figure out how to eat edamame (‘you peel the …

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Room 60. #eroticreadings

Posted by on Sep 19, 2013 in Bars, Events

Room 60 is a small bar located on Carraway Street in the artsy QUT campus of Kelvin Grove. Room 60 offers everything that you would expect from a socially aware bar in a precinct of drama and theatre students. If you’re after a drink Room 60 has plenty to offer, from their own house-brewed beer …

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Junk Bar. You probably haven’t heard of it.

Posted by on Sep 1, 2013 in Bars

Junk Bar is the epitome of ‘hole in the wall’ style venues. It’s stylish, understated, cosy, and hospitable. And hipster. Oh lordy is it hipster. Junk Bar’s decor, music, entrance (more on this later), and menu all conform to the relentlessly nonconformity that is representative of the paradoxical nature of hipster culture. The thing is, …

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Brew. Light at the End of the Lane.

Posted by on Aug 17, 2013 in Cafes, Restaurants

Tucked away at the end of Lower Burnett Lane in Brisbane’s CBD lies a café whose coffees are as delightful as their cocktail selection. This lunch-time haven is aptly named Brew. Offering a classic breakfast menu and a main menu begging to be shared, Brew submits its relaxing couches and intimate benches to inner-city hipsters …

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