What’s New This Week? | Gourmand and Gourmet

What's New This Week?

Autumn is coming… so we can start carb loading, right? This week will tease you until you willingly cave, with temptations such as a pie eating competition, cheese tea and World Pizza Day. Shut up and take our money.
Hoo Ha Bar | South Brisbane
Guess who’s back, back again. Hoo Ha Bar has reopened on Melbourne Street as a hole in the wall coffee shop, and hoo boy is it the local gem we’ve been waiting for. A fresh little menu with eats from Wandering Cooks is set to launch soon (mate!!). Until then, get the banana bread. Life changing stuff.
Cribb Street Social | Milton
On February 11, you better keep your eyes on the pies. Cribb Street Social is holding a true blue pie eating competition, complete with live music and a complimentary jug of beer if you book a table of four or more. Piece out.
Tella Balls Dessert Bar | Surfers Paradise
Nutella Day has come and gone, but Tella Balls is keeping the party going with a limited edition Tella Frozee – a next level Nutella slurpee. Of course you can also eat your weight in doughnut ice cream cones, dessert lasagne and dessert kebabs – because
Quade & Co. | Miami
Care for some coastal java juice? Quade & Co. is the newest specialty coffee go-to for those final summer beach trips. Grab a brew or two next time you’re escaping the daily grind.
Heere Tea | Sunnybank
When we say cheese tea you say… wot? No friends, it’s not your classic camembert in a cup of chamomile (can you imagine), it’s a sweet layer of cream cheese on top on a nice cold brew. Heere Tea, we’re here to say thanks for giving birth to this mouth watering mutant.
World Pizza Day | Various Locations
You better believe we’re ready for a pizza the action. World Pizza Day falls on February 9, and you’ll be falling head over heels for a world of pizza parties, eating competitions and pasta pizza combos. Find out all the doughlicious details here.
The Fox Hotel | South Brisbane
Want to win a free trip to the great barrier reef? You have until April 5 to become a Frequent Fox member, giving you the chance to win over $15,000 worth of prizes, including tickets to Laneway Festival. Step aside Charlie, this golden ticket is ours.
King of the Wings | Various Locations
Two King of the Wings pop up kitchens? Cluck yeah! The best wings in town will be coming to Welcome to Bowen Hills, a new food truck mecca at King Street, and Eagle Street’s Riverland. Finger licking good news. Words by Nicole Portacha – the gourmand who considers every day World Pizza Day.