New All-Weather Shelter for Adelaide’s Historic Lounders Boatshed Café
A secret, little gem of a café is hidden below Adelaide’s King William Street bridge, right by the River Torrens. And a glassy gazebo now offers year-round comfort for visitors.
by Carla Caruso
The historic Lounders Boatshed Café in the city of Adelaide has had an all-weather shelter added […]
New All-Weather Shelter for Adelaide’s Historic Lounders Boatshed Café
Cafe Bonython at Bonython Park on Adelaide’s City Fringe | Review
This laidback, riverside spot is a hit for ice cream, coffee and light fare, including hot breakfasts and is open 7 days a week.
by Carla Caruso
The kiosk at Bonython Park/Tulya Wardli in Adelaide reopened in April 2021 after seven years and sweet tooths are in […]
[ April 30, 2021 to May 2, 2021. May 4, 2021 to May 9, 2021. ]
TASTING AUSTRALIA is here!
What a wonderful afternoon it was at Town Square in Tarntanyangga/Victoria Square. It’s the hub with FREE entry where you can enjoy a fantastic selection of great food with stalls serving up tasty SA produce.
There’s also a huge selection of wine, cocktails, beers, soft drinks and coffee. So even if you can’t […]
Sunny’s Shop and Mr Chan at Rosemont Hall – Review
Prospect Road has become such a food hub and one of the most vibrant would have to be Rosemont Hall.
It is home to both Sunny’s Shop and Mr Chan. You’ll be transported to South East Asia with both the aesthetics and food. The cute ‘alleyway’ and […]
[ April 30, 2021 to May 9, 2021. ]
Tasting Australia – Family Friendly Events
Tasting Australia, South Australia’s premier eating and drinking festival, will feature over 140 events in 2021.
Tasting Australia is where foodies come to discover what’s new on the menu. Be it a collaboration among world-class chefs, an inimitable tasting of beer, wine or spirits, or an evening soaking up the charred […]
[ April 17, 2021; ]
Mad Hatter’s High Tea – Stamford Grand Adelaide at Glenelg
The Stamford Grand Adelaide invites you and your family to their wonderful world of the Bonkers and Brilliant Mad Hatter’s High Tea at Glenelg.
Book a place at the Mad Hatter’s table for an indulgent afternoon high tea featuring an array of scrumptious treats and a glass […]
Spaghetti Island Adelaide – Italian on Gouger Street
Spaghetti Island is a distinctly colourful and happy place where as the name suggests, it’s all about spaghetti. Located right near the Morphett Street end of Gouger Street, you won’t miss the bright yellow facade. Recently launched in February, it is born from great family stock by the […]
[ May 7, 2021 to May 16, 2021. ]
Adelaide Food Fringe – Open-Access Food Festival
Adelaide Food Fringe is the 100% open access food and drink festival that supports and celebrates South Australia’s spectacular food and beverage industry across 9 days from 7 – 16 May 2021.
The aim of the festival is to allow people of all ages to discover and experience the rich […]
Black Cherry Dessert Bar at Hahndorf | Review
Tucked in right next door to the IGA at Hahndorf is the Black Cherry Dessert Bar, a little gem full of delicious handmade desserts made either in-house or sourced from locals.
The dessert bar popped up in 2020 and is run by a lovely couple who made us feel […]
The Bavarian – Family Friendly Bar & Restaurant
Feed the Family meal deal for just $49 at The Bavarian Tea Tree Plaza.
The Bavarian’s Feed The Family meal deal was originally a special offer in the Summer holidays but was so popular they have decided to make it a permanent feature of their menu.
This share-style menu is perfectly […]
[ March 28, 2021; ]
High Tea with the Easter Bunny at Glanville Hall
Enjoy an afternoon of food and fun at a fairytale castle with everyone’s favourite furry friend this Easter. Glanville Hall is hosting a High Tea with the Easter Bunny on Sunday 28 March.
Explore Glanville Hall’s gorgeous gardens before taking your seat in an enchanted castle for […]
[ February 27, 2021; March 20, 2021; ]
Gouger Street Feast
Indulge in the mouth-watering tastes of Gouger Street with late night street dining in a variety of delicious eateries.
Outdoor dining will spill out on the streets across two Saturday nights – one in February and another in March, creating a feast for the senses with live music and delicious food from Gouger Street’s best.
Shibui Dessert Bar
Shibui Dessert in the heart of the city is your go to place for Wow desserts. They’re the sort of modern desserts you would see on MasterChef or in a fancy restaurant, beautifully styled on the plate, and a treat for your senses. Shibui opened in 2018 and the owners, dessert chef Quang […]
Two iconic South Australian Family Brands Chilling Together
Long known for their amazing hand-made Choctops, the Wallis Choctops are now even better.
Wallis Choctops are made using Golden North’s ice cream made from fresh milk and cream, direct from Laura in regional South Australia, the home of the Golden North Ice cream factory since 1923.
There are many […]
[ February 9, 2021; February 16, 2021; February 23, 2021; March 2, 2021; March 9, 2021; March 16, 2021; March 23, 2021; March 30, 2021; April 6, 2021; ]
Market Minis at the Adelaide Central Market
Market Minis is the Market’s FREE weekly program designed to help their littlest Market goers understand more about the food they eat.
The dietitian-designed program is delivered in a fun and engaging way by the team from Sprout and will help young Market kids to glow, go and grow while […]
Bakery O’Connell – where you can go any time day or night for a bite to eat or a pastry treat.
Bakery O’Connell is an Adelaide institution (established in 2003) which has been relied on for always being open. While it’s popular for breakfast, lunch or dinner, it’s also great for those times when you want to […]
[ January 27, 2021 to February 13, 2021. ]
Sassi Ice Cream at Adelaide Central Market
Beat the heat this summer with Sassi Ice Cream, opening at the Producer in Residence stall at the Adelaide Central Market for three weeks.
Sassi Ice Cream will be at the Producer in Residence stall on Market days from Wednesday 27 January until Saturday 13 February.
The delicious vegan ice cream […]
A visit to Lot 100 in the Adelaide Hills
If you’re looking for a spot to stop for a fabulous meal in the Adelaide Hills where the kids can run around, then be sure to add Lot 100 to your list.
Lot 100 is a working craft brewery and small batch distillery, set on an 84 hectare […]
Tavern on Turton – Family Dining in Point Turton
by Katrina Gogel
Tavern on Turton boasts relaxed family dining and sensational sea views in South Australia’s beautiful Point Turton. Located on the Southern Yorke Peninsula, it is approximately 2.5 hours’ drive from Adelaide.
The owners aim is to ‘bring back the feeling of unhurried dining and encourage people […]
[ January 22, 2021 to January 24, 2021. ]
Crush Festival 2021 – Adelaide Hills
Don’t miss a sensory summer weekend of stylish wines, regional produce, earthy music and art in the Adelaide Hills.
General entry to Crush is free. Purchase an official souvenir Riedel wine glass for $10 and enjoy free entry at all non-ticketed events.
To book ticketed events please head to individual winery event […]
Stanley Bridge Tavern Review
The Stanley Bridge Tavern in the Adelaide Hills has a fantastic outdoor dining space with plenty of space for the kids to roam, great food and a welcoming atmosphere.
The Stanely Bridge Tavern was established in 1853 and has been popular with the locals for many years. It is located in Verdun, 5 […]
[ December 27, 2020 to December 31, 2020. January 1, 2021 to January 3, 2021. ]
The Barossa Valley Chocolate Company are happy to announce that they will be open and ready to welcome guests every day between Christmas and New Year’s.
With lunch, desserts, coffee, wine and, of course, chocolate available, it makes for a great destination for the whole family to enjoy these holidays.
Returning just in time for the holiday […]
McDonald’s West Richmond Opens with New PlayPlace
McDonald’s West Richmond on Marion Road will today open with a new PlayPlace, following the State’s easing of COVID-19 restrictions.
The restaurant officially opened on Friday, 4 December and features modern décor, a McCafé and a dual-lane Drive-Thru. It will also incorporate solar panels on the roof, which will help […]
[ December 5, 2020; ]
High Tea with Santa at Glanville Hall
Enjoy a morning of food, festive fun – and a very special visitor all the way from the North Pole at Glanville Hall.
Dress in your festive best and enter the fairy tale ‘Christmas Castle’ for a decadent three-course high tea, bursting with heavenly savoury and sweet treats.
Create some […]
[ October 30, 2020 to November 15, 2020. ]
Lucky Dumpling Market 2020 in Adelaide’s Elder Park
The Lucky Dumpling Market is popping up in Adelaide’s Elder Park from Friday 30 October until Sunday 15 November. Taste the flavours of Asia from a range of food stalls offering dumplings, noodles, bao, salads and curry and more.
Discover a feast for your senses that […]
[ October 16, 2020; ]
Graze & Raise
Local charity, the HAS Foundation, will be holding their first ‘Graze & Raise’ event on Friday 16 October, which just so happens to coincide with World Food Day.
Like many non-profits and charities, the HAS Foundation has struggled to raise valuable funds in a COVID-affected environment, with their major fundraiser for the year cancelled. […]
Love, Stephy Dessert Café – a gem in the heart of Adelaide’s Hindley Street
For those of us that grew up in Adelaide, Hindley Street is probably low on your list of places that you would think of to indulge in an extravagant high tea, arrange to meet your friends for coffee and cake, or take […]
Your Guide to the Best Ice Cream Places Around Adelaide
I scream you scream we all scream for ice cream!
Here at Play & Go we love our ice-cream – especially in the warmer months, but a bit of cold weather doesn’t stop us eating it during Winter too. We love it so much we thought we’d […]
[ November 7, 2020 to November 8, 2020. ]
Food. FERMENT. Wine. CheeseFest+Ferment. Gather & Graze South Australia.
With the current COVID restrictions impacting large events, the organisers of CheeseFest have decided that rather than canceling their event all together, they will hold a scaled down version of the festival instead. Gather & Graze will showcase South Australia’s cheese and fermented foods, niche bars to […]
[ October 2, 2020 to October 3, 2020. October 9, 2020 to October 11, 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 […]
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 […]
Find bakeries, cafes, restaurants around Adelaide, and South Australia which are family friendly. Some have playgrounds or play areas, others have outside grassy areas for the kids to run around. There are some that offer kids’ meals and deals.
Historic Lounders Boatshed Café | Adelaide | Review
New All-Weather Shelter for Adelaide’s Historic Lounders Boatshed Café A […]
[ November 20, 2020 to November 22, 2020. ]
Food Truck Carnivale at Civic Park
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 music, outdoor movies, rides and more.
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 […]