#West End

Bird’s Nest Perches High at West End

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 in Restaurants

tl;dr: Bird’s Nest is authentic, understated, relaxed, and classy – a welcome addition to the West End dining scene. Walking into Bird’s Nest is like stepping back in time, to a time before Harajuku Gyoza and Teppanyaki Time, but not quite as far back as feudal Japan. Back in this undefined past of mine, Japanese …

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My Kind of Habitat

Posted by on Sep 22, 2014 in Bars, Cafes, Restaurants

Whenever my dad tells me to pick a place to go for dinner, I immediately begin to prep my stomach. I deprive myself of particularly delicious or flavoursome foods for the entire day (no easy feat), pick out an outfit that is loose fitting or stretchy around the waist and clear my evening schedule to …

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Abode Cafe: Rockin’ the Suburbs

Posted by on Feb 22, 2014 in Cafes

So did you hear that Brisbane is officially Australia’s ‘hippest city’? Tell us something we didn’t know, Lonely Planet. Melbourne who? For those of you who hadn’t noticed, Brisbane’s got some pretty groovy things going on; so much so that it can be a little tricky keeping on top of it all. Sometimes it feels …

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Credit to Missfoodie for the image. Credit to Missfoodie for the image.

The Burrow – FAQS

Posted by on Nov 21, 2013 in Bars, Restaurants

THE BURROW (West End): FAQS Q:WHAT IS THIS? WHERE AM I? ARE YOU REVIEWING SOMETHING? THIS ISN’T A FORMAT OF REVIEW I’M USED TO! I’M CONFUSED AND YELLING! 🙁 A:  Yes, you’re reading a review of The Burrow. Q: Oh ok, so where is this place? A:  37 Mollison Street, West End Q: Ahhh, so it’s …

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Say Aloha to Jungle Bar

Posted by on Oct 6, 2013 in Bars

Oh Jungle, I love you. Jungle is that friend you have that can rock a Hawaiian shirt and thongs to any event and manage to pull it off through sheer charisma and commitment. And that’s the key to likable nonconformity I think – commitment. Wearing a tie to a low-key social gathering? The height of …

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