[ October 2, 2020 to October 3, 2020. October 9, 2020 to October 10, 2020. ]
Chilli Crab Shack Pop-up at the Adelaide Central Market
Things are about to get very, very messy at the Adelaide Central Market! Now in its fourth year, the Chilli Crab Shack Pop-up is back by popular demand this October.
The team from Sprout will be at the Market for four days only as the Producer in Residence […]
[ October 2, 2020 to October 3, 2020. October 9, 2020 to October 10, 2020. ]
Bracegirdles Food & Drink Bus at Mount Lofty Botanic Garden
Bracegirdles will be bringing their food and drink bus to Mount Lofty Botanic Garden every weekend and public holiday until the end of November. Now visitors will be able to enjoy the blue skies and peaceful surroundings of the garden while sipping a tasty drink and […]
[ September 25, 2020 to October 11, 2020. ]
Win a $50 Dining Voucher at Gilles Plains Shopping Centre
Keep the kids’ appetite satisfied and hunger at bay these school holidays at Gilles Plains Shopping Centre
From Friday 25 September until Sunday 11 October 2020, Gilles Plains Shopping Centre will be giving away 1 in 10 $50 dining vouchers to spend at participating retailers.
To enter, please […]
[ April 30, 2021 to May 9, 2021. ]
Tasting Australia to return in Autumn 2021
Australia’s premier eating and drinking festival will not be held in October 2020 as planned, but they are excited to announce that it will return in 2021, from Friday 30 April – Sunday 9 May.
They believe that delaying Tasting Australia to 2021 will give businesses the time they need […]
Food Truck Carnivale at Civic Park
NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED
The Food Truck Carnivale is heading to Civic Park, Modbury (City of Tea Tree Gully). It’s planned to be the biggest food truck event in South Australia. For 3 days there will be fun and food for everyone. Entry is FREE and includes live […]
Hokey Pokey Ice Cream, Sweets and Chocolates in Stirling
We’ve been looking longingly at the beautiful looking Hokey Pokey store in Stirling for 2 years and finally decided to wander in and we’re so glad we did. Hokey Pokey (originally Oak Tree Truffles) has a range of beautiful house-made truffles, fudges, chocolates, a mind-boggling […]
St Peters Bakehouse
St Peters Bakehouse is an institution in Adelaide’s Eastern suburbs. You don’t have to look very hard to see how well loved it is – there’s constantly a flow of people and usually a line up. As a regular visitor here for as long as I can remember, it’s easy to understand why […]
A new cafe has opened at the beautiful Chateau Yaldara estate in the Barossa Valley, and it’s perfect for families.
The Vintage Chef Co has a fantastic play area where the kids have their own mini cafe.
Vintage Chef Co is the creation of caterer and chef Teagan. As a mum of three children she obviously knows […]
Barossa Valley Region Family Friendly Holiday Ideas – Places to Visit in the Barossa
The Barossa Valley is a beautiful region to visit with the family and it’s perfect for a short getaway because it’s so close to Adelaide – approximately a 1 hour drive from the city. If you’re planning on a longer holiday, there […]
[ July 25, 2020; ]
Maximilian’s ‘Alpine Ski Lodge’ has always been the place to be for Winter Reds.
Rug up in your best ski lodge fashion for a day at the winter resort and celebrate Adelaide Hill’s German heritage.
Expect mulled wine, German hotdogs, pretzels, cinnamon donuts, fire pits, live music, golf and activities for the kids. Prizes for best dressed […]
[ July 25, 2020; ]
Pome Fest 2020
Celebrate all things apple and pear in the Adelaide Hills at Pome Fest.
Due to COVID-19, Pome Fest will be celebrated with a range of online events and activities. There will also be some events held at various locations in the Adelaide Hills.
There will be Cider Tastings, Orchard Tours, Packhouse Tours, Pruning Masterclasses, Grafting […]
[ July 11, 2020 to September 20, 2020. ]
The Moseley Igloos are returning to Glenelg in July 2020
Following the success of The Moseley Igloos in 2019, Igloo East and Igloo West will be open daily from Saturday, July 11 until Sunday, September 20.
Each igloo features a cosy and warm fireplace, fitting a maximum of 8 people. When booking, you can choose between relaxed couch […]
Your Guide to Adelaide’s Best Hot Chocolates
There’s nothing like a rich, smooth, chocolatey hot chocolate, particularly in the middle of Winter. We’ve put together a list of some of our favourite places where you can go and enjoy a nice hot chocolate and maybe indulge in a little treat on the side.
Where to go for […]
The Playford Lounge Bar Feast
Adelaide’s magnificent 5 star Playford Hotel, located on North Terrace opposite the Convention Centre, is one of few hotels that have remained open throughout the past few months and eagerly welcomes guests for both overnight stays, to dine or share a drink in its stunning art deco themed lounge bar.
With many […]
Forktree Brewing – Carrickalinga
935 Forktree Road, Carrickalinga
A real gem in the Fleurieu Peninsula, full of country hospitality, good food, family friendly vibes, and the most amazing views across the hills and sea.
Forktree Brewing is a must visit for a meal if you are in or near Carrickalinga or Normanville. In fact, at just over an […]
[ June 18, 2020; ]
Discounted Sushi Rolls in Rundle Mall
To celebrate International Sushi Day on Thursday 18 June 2020, Kyoto Sushi in Rundle Mall Plaza are offering discounted sushi rolls!
Kyoto Sushi has 78 kinds of sushi on offer and their discounted prices are available for one day only with both dine-in and takeaway options available.
Kyoto Sushi opened in July […]
Atlas Continental Re-Opened
Atlas Continental has reopened at the Adelaide Central Market following a period of renovations, with a brand new menu and chef.
New offerings include a kids menu, wood oven pizza menu and full breakfast menu. Atlas will also continue to offer a range of continental and gourmet favourites including freshly baked bread, sweet treats […]
Updated Guidelines for Licensed Venues – Restaurants, Cafes, Pubs & Wineries to Reopen for Indoor & Outdoor Dining
The Premier of South Australia, Steven Marshall today announced an amendment to the further easing of COVID-19 restrictions in South Australia. As of Friday 22 May 2020, all licensed venues with seated dining will be allowed to accommodate […]
[ May 21, 2020; ]
The Cibo Espresso FruChoc Hot Chocolate Returns
With winter around the corner, two state icons, CIBO Espresso and Menz FruChocs have teamed up once again to reintroduce the CIBO Espresso – FruChoc Hot Chocolate.
Following its limited run in Winter 2018, the two local companies felt South Aussies deserved a chance to enjoy this treat again. The CIBO […]
Yum Cha at The Market Plaza Food Court in Adelaide
The Seng Kee Yum Cha stall at The Market Plaza Food Court has always been our go-to for a quick yum cha lunch. The food court is conveniently located between the atrium next to the Adelaide Central Market, and Moonta Place. It’s great for families, as […]
The Uraidla Hotel – Family Friendly Pub in the Adelaide Hills
The Uraidla Hotel is a beautiful pub in the Adelaide Hills where you will always receive a warm welcome, fresh food and there’s space for the kids to play.
The Uraidla Hotel has undergone a massive transformation in the last few years and it is a […]
Tea & Talk
The Tea and Talk program that invites shoppers to stop and have a tea/coffee, or a bite to eat and conversation at a shared table.
Tea and Talk is welcoming anyone and everyone, from people that need a break from their shopping list, to parents who would like to drink a hot coffee and […]
[ February 14, 2020 to March 15, 2020. ]
Gelatissimo Launch FruChocs Flavour for Adelaide Fringe
In the spirit of all things creative and artistic, Gelatissimo has partnered with beloved South Australian icon, Menz FruChocs to create a custom gelato flavour specially for this year’s Adelaide Fringe.
Aptly named FruChocs Fringe, the flavour is dedicated to the South Australian confectionery and will be available exclusively across […]
Port Elliot Bakery – the iconic bakery destination that’s a South Australian favourite in the Fleurieu Peninsula
Port Elliot Bakery is an iconic destination for visitors to the Fleurieu Peninsula. South Australians know that a trip to Port Elliot or anywhere in the area is not complete without a stop there. You can’t really miss it […]
[ February 8, 2020; February 14, 2020; ]
Forkin’ Good February
The Fork on the Road team has been working hard to create a jam-packed February of Fork events located in new and old Fork locations across Adelaide.
The Kings Fork
Everybody’s favourite Fork returns to Kings Reserve with an expanded range of fun activities including THREE waterslides so don’t forget to bring bathers and a […]
The Olive Branch Café in Balhannah. Child-friendly dining in the Adelaide Hills!
by Katrina Gogel
The Olive Branch Café is a family owned business located in the small township of Balhannah, in the beautiful Adelaide Hills. With a focus on local produce, community, and relaxed family-friendly dining, this is a wonderful place to pop in for a […]
[ December 30, 2019; ]
Help Raise Money for our CFS Volunteers on Monday 30 December 2019
On Monday 30 December 2019 a group of hotels will be donating $10 from every schnitzel sold to the CFS to thank them for their tireless efforts during the recent Adelaide bushfires (read more here).
Take your family and friends along to one of the […]
Whistler Wines, Barossa Valley, South Australia
Family Friendly Winery Review
Review by Susannah Marks
On a recent trip to the Barossa we stopped in at Whistler Wines. If you love the Barossa and exploring different vineyards with your children in tow then we think Whistler Wines is worth a look. There is so much here that is geared […]
[ December 1, 2018 to January 27, 2020. ]
Barossa Valley Chocolate Company
These school holidays at the Barossa Valley Chocolate Company, kids can participate in chocolate workshops and a pairing experience.
Christmas Themed | Monday- Friday, 10.30am | Cost $38pp | 45min session | Bookings essential.
Choc- o-block Decorating
Monday- Friday, 1.30pm | Saturday & Sunday, 10.30am & 1.30pm | Cost: – $20pp | 30min […]
Pick Your Own Cherries
There’s nothing that says summer more than when fresh, juicy, red, sweet, local cherries are available. When the cherry season arrives it reminds us that Christmas is near.
If you love eating lots of cherries, a fun way to get them is to pick your own. Similar to picking strawberries at Beerenberg, this […]
[ April 3, 2020 to April 5, 2020. ]
Adelaide Food Fringe
SA’s newest open-access food festival, The Adelaide Food Fringe, has announced it’s festival concept, dates and open registrations for anyone to present a food or drink themed event.
*CANCELLED* – Due to the current situation regarding the COVID-19 outbreak this event has been cancelled. Read the Adelaide Food Fringe statement here.
In the spirit of […]
[ December 18, 2019; ]
The Magical Christmas Castle Fairytale High Tea
Glanville Hall’s fairytale castle will become a magical wonderland during this afternoon of food, fun and plenty of Christmas magic.
Take your seat in the ‘Magical Christmas Castle’ for a decadent, two-hour high tea bursting with handmade, savoury and sweet treats.
Incredible Christmas light displays
Green Valley Strawberries Cafe Review | Nairne, Adelaide Hills
Green Valley Strawberries is a family-owned strawberry farm in the Adelaide Hills. The owners, Jim and Lynda and daughters Danielle, Christie and Stephanie Rozaklis, have been growing, picking, packing and marketing fresh, farm grown strawberries since 1985.
You can buy freshly picked and packed strawberries at a great […]
[ October 27, 2019; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
The Forkening: Unley-sh your hunger – Fork on the Road
The first Fork on the Road for season 7 will be on Sunday 27 October at Orphanage Park in Millswood.
The Halloween themed day will begin at 11am and include food trucks, live acoustic music and DJ, free kid’s entertainment (face-painting, big games and Plai games) and […]
[ September 28, 2019 to October 13, 2019. ]
School Holiday Chocolate Workshops at Barossa Valley Chocolate Company
These October school holidays at the Barossa Valley Chocolate Company, kids can participate in chocolate workshops and a pairing experience.
While you’re visiting, watch chocolatiers at work and explore their delicious range of chocolates. You can also enjoy homemade gelato and lunch at Benni’s Café or try a […]
All You Can Eat Schnitzel Night
Cudlee Creek Restaurant Tavern and Caravan Park are having an All You Can Eat Schnitzel Night every Thursday night from 6pm – 8pm.
It is $9.90 for “All you can eat Beef, Pork and Chicken Schnitzels” dinner from 6pm every Thursday night. Kids under 10 are $8.
The last cook is at […]
Where Can You Find Bubble Waffles in Adelaide?
Some people may know CocoCane at the Adelaide Central Market for their fruit juices and smoothies, including fresh sugar cane juice. We recently discovered that they also make these delicious Bubble Waffles. The traditional egg puffs waffle originated in Hong Kong as a popular dessert street snack from […]
[ September 13, 2019 to September 14, 2019. ]
The Adelaide Central Market will host Seafood + Sounds during a two-day celebration of South Australian seafood and
music on Friday 13 September and Saturday 14 September 2019.
Now in its third year, the program will see trader specialities for seafood lovers and the return of last year’s sold-out Chilli Crab Shack. Expect speciality, limited edition seafood […]
Are you looking for a cellar door in McLaren Vale with a difference?
by Brooke Hendry
Wanting to visit a cellar door that is actually family friendly? Well then, don’t be late and hop right in to Down the Rabbit Hole Wines – McLaren Vale’s newest winery that is simply picture perfect. This sure is a cellar […]
[ October 17, 2019 to November 3, 2019. ]
Lucky Dumpling Market | OzAsia Festival
Enjoy a delightful array of dishes, flavours and cuisines, and eat your way around Asia with an extensive menu of BBQs, curries, stir fries, noodles, and of course, dumplings.
Plus, a variety of enticing desserts, Vietnamese iced coffee, bubble tea, Japanese sake, beer and great South Australian wines will ensure there […]