Brisbane’s exclusive foodie clubs | Gourmand and Gourmet

Brisbane’s exclusive foodie clubs

  • Food & Booze
  • Brisbane
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Beer/Craft
  • Wine

Who needs The Breakfast Club when membership to the following foodie groups is just as sweet?

Sick of being left out of Brisbane’s best and most exclusive eats? Join the club… or rather, join a club! From secret group pasta sessions to brewery dates with mates, here are the foodie clubs you need to trial.

CJ’s Pasta | Secret Pasta Club | West End

Got noodles on your brain? This providore’s secret pasta club is your ticket into life’s endless pasta-bilities! It turns out that CJ’s Pasta–famous for being the noodle supplier behind South Brisbane’s The Spaghetti House Trattoria–opens its kitchen on Mondays to Saturdays from 12pm-8pm in order to test their latest secret pasta creations on the public!

To get your hands on this club’s newest ravioli batch or sumptuous gnocchi, simply call 0448 244 155 to book one of fourteen seats, and get ready to be surprised.

Beirne Lane | Sunday Brunch Club | Fortitude Valley

Get ready to say goodbye to avo on toast on Sundays, Brisbane–this brunch club is officially in session!

One of the best of the Sunday brunch bunch, entry into Beirne Lane’s weekly morning degustation club is easy. Simply book online here before Sunday rolls around to be rewarded with two hours of their famous katsu sandos, buffet-style pastries, fruit, and morning treats, substantial dishes from the Josper grill and a glass of bubbles upon arrival for just $49pp! 

Cheese Therapy | Cheese Club

So udderly amazing that it would have been a crime not to add them to this list is Cheese Therapy, a Brisbane-based online subscription service that allows foodies to sample cheese from around the world without ever having to leave their front door. Run by the same guys who brought Brisbane Grape Therapy, Cheese Therapy’s cheese club rewards members with monthly packs of four cheeses: something hard, something soft, something stinky, and something blue! 

Intrigued? Find out more here.

Wandering Cooks | Sunday Hot Club | South Brisbane

Wandering Cooks and music lovers alike can find a home and jam out at this South Brisbane venue on Sundays when Hot Club rolls around! Club rule dictate that first in, best dressed at 3:30pm will get to enjoy everything this free event has to offer, including two hours of local tunes, beer on tap, great wine, and dishes served out of a number of Wandering Cooks’ pop-up kitchens.

Be sure to head in during your next free Sunday for a sure-fire fun time.

Wine & Larder | Wine Club Wednesdays | Ashgrove

What better way to get through hump day than with a smooth glass of delicious wine? For those looking to vino harder, look no further than Wine & Larder’s Wine Club Wednesdays! Simply sign up to their free weekly newsletter to receive all the exclusive invites to their wine club meetups, where guests can expect to enjoy blind tastings, cheese matching masterclasses, and more. Sign us up!

Brisbane Brewers Club | Multiple Locations

Brisbane beer fans, let us pitch(er) you this! When it comes to being in the know about the city’s latest brews and bars, look no further than Brisbane Brewers Club! For just $35 a year, join this crafty group of brewers and brew lovers alike as they meet up on the second Thursday of every month to discuss new ideas, meet new brew people, and (of course) new beers!

With beer crawls, comps., and extra benefits also thrown in, you best hops to a beer-filled event (first-time visitors are also welcomed for $5), which are listed here.

 

What are you waiting for, foodies? Make like Usher and find (foodie) love in these clubs today.

Words by Jacqueline Pon
- the gourmand who misses Club Penguin.