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August 27, 2016

The newest food craze to hit Casey

24/08/2016 by Josephine Huynh

Step away from the renowned food precincts of Kingston, Braddon and NewActon and make way for the newest hotspot, Casey Jones!

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Belconnen Fresh Food Markets: Kick start a healthy habit

17/08/2016 by Josephine Huynh

For four decades north-siders have made the weekly pilgrimage to the Belconnen Fresh Food Markets, to peruse the rows upon rows of some of the freshest produce you can find in Canberra and the surrounding region. One step into the markets and all your senses are ignited. A stroll through the space uncovers every colour imaginable; from the bright and shiny reds, greens and yellows of the fruit and veg; to the darker, marbled tones of succulent meats and sauces.

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A charming escape from the daily grind

09/08/2016 by Ashley St George

Amid a concrete jungle in Canberra city there is a perfect haven to enjoy a drink and a bite to eat. Treehouse Bar, a relaxed lunch venue by day and classy dinner and drinks destination by night, provides a sanctuary to escape and enjoy good food and company. Decorated in dark woody tones, cascading vines and copper light pendants, the space has an earthy and cosy atmosphere. Tree trunks reach toward the high roof and the glow of the fairy lights that adorn the tree branches give an enchanting warmth to the bar.

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Simple food, drink and dining at its best

03/08/2016 by Josephine Huynh

A hidden gem nestled in Canberra’s suburbia, Bolt Bar offers the people of Aranda a convenient and down-right awesome watering hole that has seen revellers travel from across town to experience its tasty food and beverage offerings. For you north-side folk in search of a new local, look no further because, trust me, we’ve found it for you.

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Lunch specials part 4: Woden

26/07/2016 by OutInCanberra

This week we pass the baton back to Canberra’s south side, as we look at lunch specials in Woden. Whether you’re a public servant on the hunt for a feed on the run, a hospital professional looking to get away from work on your lunch break, or just a fan of the best cheep-eats in town – we have what you’re in the mood for. __________________________________________ Hellenic Club 13 Moore St, Canberra

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Home-style cooking with a modern twist

19/07/2016 by Alex Dickens

Located inside the Mantra on Northbourne is a quaint restaurant boasting home-style cooking done well. Walking into the foyer, the large wooden door leading through to the venue sets the scene for rustic elegance and a relaxed dining experience. The twinkle of candlelight on the table, and the draped sheer curtains matched with the easy-listening playlist completes the picture for an after-work dinner, a relaxed dining experience with family and friends or a corporate meeting spot.

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A deck of delights at Regatta Point

12/07/2016 by Ashley St George (Words and Photography)

What is the essential Canberra? Lake Burley Griffin, the fountain, Telstra Tower and Parliament House are all places that come to mind. This venue has it all. The Deck is the quintessential destination to soak in the sights of Canberra. Set atop Regatta Point, the café offers panoramic views across the lake.

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Lunch specials: Kingston

05/07/2016 by Alex Dickens

For those of you heading to work today in Kingston, panicking about that midday lunch meeting and not knowing the best place to take your guest – we have come to the rescue. For part two of our lunch special series we have hit the streets of Kingston to bring you the best weekday lunch deals in town. ________________________________________ C Seafood & Oyster Bar 30 minute Eat “n” Run Lunch

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A new go-to in the heart of the city

28/06/2016 by Josephine Huynh | Photography by Ashley St George

A toasty warm and welcoming space nestled among the hustle and bustle of the city’s concrete jungle, The Bearded bean is a charming café run by owner Tom Reaby and his super friendly crew of foodies and coffee aficionados. Take my word for it that after your initial curious visit to The Bearded Bean you’ll unintentionally become a loyal regular, ticking off every meal on the menu day by day, and even when you think you’ve had a taste of everything, head chef Joe Biilmann will surprise you with an ever-changing specials menu that is sure to keep your belly guessing.

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There’s always room for dessert!

21/06/2016 by Imogen Hughes

With a cold and wet Canberra winter well and truly underway, sometimes you need a little somethin’ somethin’ just to reward you for making it through the day. Luckily, Canberra has some fantastic restaurants, with menus as wild as the weather. Here are our picks for the best and quirkiest after-dinner treats, whether it’s for an occasion or just to celebrate the fact that you successfully adult-ed today. __________________________________________ Spiced Pumpkin Ice-cream with Ricotta Doughnuts, Pod Food

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