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June 29, 2016

Flavour and Satisfaction - Essential at Elemental

12/08/2015 by Nic Crowther

Keeping it simple is the underlying philosophy of Elemental Café, the exciting paleo café located on Lonsdale Street in Braddon. With strong focus on paleo eating, the café is here for everyone to enjoy with an amazing menu that brings forward the best flavours of this eating style with the two essential elements of dining: flavour and satisfaction.

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10 Things for the Weekend

06/08/2015 by OutInCanberra

Great news! This weekend looks like it will be a dry one, and we can all get out and take advantage of crisp Canberra days. As usual, Canberra is barely stopping to take a breath, with plenty to see and do across the city. Enjoy! __________________________________________________ 1. #belcorepresent at La De Da Friday from 4.30pm A party inspired by a hash tag (Well done, Tara Cheyne!), the inaugural #BelcoRepresent was one of last years highlights to a dull Canberra winter.

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Provini takes to the stage in Civic

05/08/2015 by OutInCanberra

Canberra has never been short of Italian restaurants. In the heart of the city, La Scala was one of the longest lasting and most-loved. After an amazing 25 year run, the familiar space was taken over by the CoCu Group (consisting of nearby Tuckshop and Shorty’s, among others) to redevelop the space into another Italian restaurant that Canberrans could fall in love with. Welcome to Provini!

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Places to eat when you have the munchies

05/08/2015 by Sarah Pritchard

In the Capital, lunch, dinner and are very well catered for, and many places provide breakfast all day. All of this we take for granted, but what about the times in-between? The random times when you want something…else? At any time we can be struck down by the munchies - a singular hunger that doesn't crave a full meal but, whatever it wants, it wants it immediately. Having often been a victim to a sudden strong craving, I have discovered there is an answer to any food desire.

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Elegant or extravagant events at EQ Café & Lounge

05/08/2015 by Brian Tam

The EQ Café & Lounge in Deakin has long been a favourite with locals for their great coffee, range of breakfast and lunch offerings, and enticing house-made pastries. What you might not know is that the EQ Café & Lounge is also a versatile function venue that can cater for a variety of occasions including private parties, group dinners, corporate events and business conferences.

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New Boutique Style at Pot Belly Bar

05/08/2015 by Brian Tam

Recently, Belconnen’s long-standing Pot Belly Bar has been acquired by new owners, and they’re adding a new chapter to the bar’s 40-year history with a fresh focus on craft beer, good food, and exceptional service. After reopening in May, the new Pot Belly has quickly become a ‘go-to’ destination in Belconnen, attracting a wave of locals who have dreamed for years of a venue like this.

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Canberra restaurants and bars celebrate at the AHA Awards night

29/07/2015 by OutInCanberra

On Monday night, the bright and beautiful of Canberra’s hospitality industry gathered at the National Convention Centre to celebrate the 2015 Australian Hotels Association Annual Awards. It was a brilliant night, with everyone dressed to the ‘nines’ and ready to celebrate what has been an amazing year for Canberra venues. Plenty of friends of OutInCanberra were recognised for their efforts. Here are just a few of the worthy recipients.

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A simple and honest experience at Trevs @ Dickson

28/07/2015 by Brian Tam

Just around the corner from Dickson’s main thoroughfare, Trevs @ Dickson has been consistently providing Canberrans with delicious food and great coffee for the last five years. While the sun’s up, Trevs is a lively café that locals flock to for a wholesome breakfast, quick lunch, or (double) dose of caffeine. As the working day draws to a close, the venue takes on a more intimate vibe, with the warm lighting and flickering of tea lights providing a cosy atmosphere that’s perfect for a glass of wine and good conversation over a casual dinner.

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15 Craft Beers To Try in Canberra

28/07/2015 by Brian Tam

Ten years ago, if you had to guess what beers the pub you were about to walk (or stumble) into had on tap, you’d be able to rattle them off faster than Warnie replying to a match on Tinder. It was a time when there were only a few main players in the game, and if you were drinking stout it must have been St Patrick’s Day.

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Ten foods you really SHOULD eat

27/07/2015 by Lisa Donaldson

I was flicking through a magazine and then scrolling through social media feeds when I noticed a common theme. So many nutrition sites and diet gurus talking about foods that all of us must avoid before we turn into living, breathing muffin tops and beer guts. I personally believe any food can be included in your diet. The problem is, there seems to be nothing sexy about moderation...right? It got me thinking about creating a list of ten foods we really should eat – because food is pretty fabulous after all!

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