Graze by Natascha Mirosch


By Natascha Mirosch

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Queensland Good Food Guide editor Natascha Mirosch reports on the news, moves and changes in the Brisbane dining scene.

Read more Graze entries below:

New West End 'depo'

Brisbane's West End has always done things a little differently, and it sounds as if its newest restaurant, Depo, due to open in May, is intent on following that tradition.

Food News | Graze | Fri May 03 10:55:40 EST 2013

Big changes in the kitchen at Philip Johnson's restaurants

Bistro One Eleven and e'cco are losing their head chefs.

Food News | Graze | Thu May 02 12:17:50 EST 2013

Chefs head back to the classroom

The Week of Tastes program is coming to Queensland schools and they're calling for food professionals to help.

Food News | Graze | Mon Apr 29 15:49:06 EST 2013

Lipton brings a little bit of New York to Albion

Ice-cream sandwiches and ice-cream filled cupcakes! Sweet tooths and big kids will be doing a happy dance, when Confectory in Albion opens in May.

Food News | Graze | Mon Apr 29 15:48:00 EST 2013

Peter Kuruvita opening in Noosa

Peter Kuruvita.

Noosa is abuzz with the news that chef, author and TV presenter Peter Kuruvita is set to open a restaurant in the Queensland resort village in mid-May.

Food News | Graze | Sat Apr 27 13:48:50 EST 2013

Barbecue for the homeless

Grant Richards organises regular barbecues for the homeless.

Food News | Graze | Fri Apr 19 17:15:57 EST 2013

Harajuku heads south

Popular Brisbane gyoza restaurant Harajuku Gyoza set to open an outlet in Sydney.

Food News | Graze | Fri Apr 19 17:11:26 EST 2013

Steamed opens in Paddington


A second Steamed branch opens in Paddington.

Food News | Graze | Fri Apr 19 16:38:20 EST 2013

Guest chefs go from the market to the kitchen

Matt Golinski

Matt Golinski is one of the chefs kicking off the monthly guest chef cooking demonstrations at Jan Power Farmers Market.

Food News | Graze | Fri Mar 29 13:42:12 EST 2013

Gourmet hot dog bar to open

Upmarket gourmet hot dog bar G-Doggz will open in April in Fortitude Valley.

Food News | Graze | Fri Mar 29 13:27:04 EST 2013

New cafe for South Bank

Hoo Ha opened without much fanfare this week.

Food News | Graze | Fri Mar 29 13:24:46 EST 2013

Village awaits sister eateries

Rosalie Village is about to get a new restaurant and cafe.

Food News | Graze | Fri Mar 29 08:16:30 EST 2013

Food trucks, bikes and now, a trailer

Jay Holland.

The 'Wing n It' street food trailer will be launching soon, selling chicken wings plus other American dishes.

Food News | Graze | Fri Mar 22 16:22:00 EST 2013

Le Classic to reopen

Le Classic, Brisbane

Five years after its last service, Le Classic restaurant in Coorparoo is preparing to reopen.

Food News | Graze | Fri Mar 22 10:46:50 EST 2013

New opening: Kitty & the Bean

It's games ahoy at Kitty & the Bean.

Kitty and the Bean opens in Red Hill bowls club.

Food News | Graze | Fri Mar 22 00:00:00 EST 2013

Urbane's urban garden

Urbane's urban garden.

Chefs at Brisbane restaurant Urbane have installed a vertical garden in the alleyway behind the restaurant.

Food News | Graze | Wed Mar 20 15:05:10 EST 2013

Chef Damien Styles moves north

Damien Styles is back home in Noosa, while chefs at Urbane harvest their herb-covered laneway.

Food News | Graze | Fri Mar 15 15:01:00 EST 2013

New brewery opens in Mount Tamborine

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Queensland's craft beer movement continues to grow.

Food News | Graze | Wed Mar 13 12:36:50 EST 2013

Brisbane loses only fully certified organic restaurant

Organic Char restaurant, Brisbane.

Organic Char in Brisbane's CBD is closing its doors. Attached to Cha Cha Char, the upmarket steakhouse on the Eagle Street Pier, Organic Char opened in July 2011, but owner John Kilroy admits the...

Food News | Graze | Sat Mar 09 14:24:00 EST 2013

Two Small Rooms to close

Two Small Rooms restaurant, Brisbane.

Two Small Rooms is shutting up shop after more than two decades.

Food News | Graze | Fri Mar 08 19:51:35 EST 2013