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Does this venue serve up delicious food and/or drinks consistently?

Does this venue have the best staff in the biz?

Does this venue ooze ambience and a fantastic atmosphere?

Does this venue have the “X-Factor” ? If they’ve got it, you’ll know!

Old Skool Barbeque

Why vote for us?

Opened in feb with over 200 customers turning up. The support from the community through this hard time has been overwhelming. We have a outstanding low n slow bbq menu with a relaxed cool vibe within our shop. Our staff go beyond whats required to make everyones experience special and memorable. Family run and owned business with an old skool fashioned service and food that is so memorable it's on everones conversations at home,work and social media.

The Toasted Pig

Why vote for us?

The Toasted Pig is more than just a café and coffee shop! We serve a wide range of food including hot and fresh locally sourced fish and chips, gluten free sweet treats, specialty coffee, fresh salads, subs and sandwiches, burgers, and gourmet hot pies / sausage rolls all made fresh onsite. We also serve a full breakfast 7 days a week. As a family owned and operated business, we pride ourselves on our customer service and family friendly environment. All are welcome – including your furbabies for a Puppychino!

Get Burgered

Why vote for us?

The team at Get Burgered have designed a burger that tastes like no other. On a Sunday morning after a big night, head over to Old Petrie Town for some fresh air, fresh tunes and the best burgers. The cheeseburger is deluxe (or cheeseburger loaded fries) and the USA Burger is beyond delicious. But nothing beats a good old classic, steak works for $11. Yep....$11. See you on Sunday morning.

Basil & Vine

Why vote for us?

The young and old enjoy the delicious, over the top, extremely sweet and decadent cake shakes. We also serve specialty coffee which brings our customers coming back daily for their caffeine fix. To top it all off, not to brag or anything ;) we serve good Italian comfort food with a few classics like the butter & maple pancakes and the mighty floss boss.

Collies and Co

Why vote for us?

Collies & Co. is the new dog-friendly cafe and smokehouse in Samford Village that have incorporated their love of dogs and puppy socialisation into a unique dine-in experience for the whole family. The team all bring their dogs to work with them so guests can enjoy their meals while watching the dogs and puppies play in the yard, before joining them for pats and cuddles! You can ask questions, practise some tricks and training, meet some of the rescue puppies they foster, learn about different breeds, socialisation, nutrition, behaviour and more, from the trained animal attendants and vet nurses.

The spacious outdoor dining area has been redesigned to be completely dog friendly and welcoming, and we encourage guests to bring their own dogs and treat them to something from our dine-in dog menu “Collies Kitchen” which includes nutritional pet treats such as mocha puppicino’s, Paw Blonde or Pawroni pet beer, coconut prawns, chicken nuggets and doggo Gelato.

We are a friendly and close nit team that have been brought together by our love dogs, delicious food, and amazing coffee, and we love being able to share this with our guests and seeing the joy it brings people everyday!


Why vote for us?

As our name suggests Pigface is right on the beach, our customers come in with their feet still wet. We love our staff and they love us, which comes out in our happy and smiling customer service. We choose Australia’s finest wild caught sustainable seafoods first and foremost, with our own blend of seasoning on our chips combined with our awesome salads, dressed with our secret dressing making Pigface worth a visit. We also do great coffee, and arguably Brisbane’s finest gelato.

Over There Cafe

Why vote for us?

We go above an beyond for every customer that walks through the doors. Being a family owned and run cafe we want to make our customers feel like they are apart of our family. We are a coffee passionate family and believe we have the best coffee in Redcliffe just ask any of our of regulars that walk through our door everyday.

Samford Hotel

Why vote for us?

Our location Samford Valley is suburban county, we have horses pull up for a drink or two, it's a great place to get out of town for an ice cold brew, our signature Samford Rump or even one of our mouth-watering vegan specials. Here at Samford Hotel we are known for our family friendly kids play area, diverse bistro menu and selection of kids and adult ice-cream treats. Be sure to pop in on the weekend for live entertainment in the garden from 1pm.

Sea Salt and Vine Cafe

Why vote for us?

Our cafe is truly like no other in the region! We're tucked away on the Scarborough Peninsula, nestled under Moreton Bay Fig trees and hosting spectacular views of the the Bay and Glass House Mountains. We pride ourselves on our fantastic customer service, coffee and food! We're very family friendly and even the Doggo's love their visits here.

My T Burger

Why vote for us?

Home to some of the best burgers in Moreton Bay area! Made in house with a focus on FLAVOUR

Ocean View

Why vote for us?

Ocean View Estates is so close to Brisbane (only 45km from CBD), yet it feels like you are miles away. There is something for everyone from casual pet-friendly picnics to fine dining and just about everything in between. All our wines are Estate Grown and handcrafted and our food is showcasing some of the best produce that our region has to offer – much of which is also grown on the Estate in our kitchen gardens!

Canter & Colt

Why vote for us?

Born in sweet Samford Village and nestled on the porch of the Four Seasons Organic grocer, Canter & Colt was created to provide our health conscious customers with a place to relax and enjoy a wholesome 100% organic meal! Canter & Colt is 100% organic and serves certified organic Montville coffee, cold-pressed juices, acai bowls and smoothies, raw superfood smoothies, raw cakes, gluten free goodies and wholesome organic meals and raw salads! We use Certified Organic Montville coffee which is locally roasted using premium fairtrade Organic beans, including those from Peru, Ethiopia and Sumatra are blended to produce the Woodford Blend. Our Four Seasons family provides us with all the delicious organic ingredients that make up our menu! We look forward to seeing you there. Keep Calm & Canter On Canter & Colt

Lisa’s Willow Tree Cafe

Why vote for us?

Our family run cafe prides itself on being a welcoming and comfortable space, with a big focus on being there for the local community and its families. Providing a warm smile with hot coffee, a place to spend time with loved ones or catch up with friends while indulging in yummy food and treats, is what we’re all about! While we can offer a quiet retreat from the hustle and bustle of busy shopping centres, Lisa is also well known by regulars to lend an ear and have a chat as she enjoys getting to know those that are coming through the cafe!

Eatons Hill Hotel

Why vote for us?

The bustling Eatons Hill Hotel Bistro has truly become a local favourite in recent years offering dishes for all occasions while catering to a variety of budgets. Featuring over 40 meal options across 5 menus (Main, Vegan and Vegetarian, Grazing, Burger and Dessert) the impressive array of value and variety is handpicked by the resident head chef while daily specials and continual menu innovation impress new and returning guests. The bistro has a brand new, state of the art indoor kid's playground, the largest in Brisbane. It has been designed with child safety and parental peace of mind at heart. Paired with a delicious kids menu and newly introduced ice-creams, Eatons Hill Hotel Bistro keeps kids smiling and families coming back.

The Rustic Olive

Why vote for us?

We are an authentic Italian restaurant serving traditional and modern cuisine, including pastas, pizzas, risottos, salads and more. We have a passion for making our guests feel extra special, with our tantalising, comfort cuisine, and our super-friendly staff. So come on in and enjoy The Rustic Olive experience!

Tempest Seafood Restaurant & Teppanyaki

Why vote for us?

Absolute waterfront location overlooking boat harbour, true trawler to plate experience, signature seafood platters, use of local produce whenever possible, service with a smile, the fun of Teppanyaki, extensive drinks menu. Direct from local fisherman and farmers, the Tempest Seafood Restaurant menu is designed to suit the season, customers and climate of the Redcliffe Peninsula.

North Lakes Sports Club

Why vote for us?

As one of Queensland's newest community Clubs, we are proud to offer the North Lakes and surrounding community with a venue that has an array of dining and beverage outlets including the Banyan Restaurant & Deck, Crave Cafe & Bar and Sports Bar. Our restaurant is named 'Banyan' after the local Moreton Bay fig, which has featured proudly on some of our dishes. We have an incredible brunch menu in the Crave Cafe, lots of drinking holes with some cracking Cocktails, and plenty to sort out the hangover the next day! We have some brilliant baristas, and often rotate some unique coffee blends from various regions across the World. Our Explorers Kids Club is one of the many reasons we are family friendly, providing an indoor and outdoor play space for children. Lastly, customer service is our speciality! We have an incredible team of over 100 staff, and back this up with an industry-leading loyalty program! As part of the CSC Group, we provided $1.98million to our local community last year, providing a variety of organisations with donations and in-kind support.

Hills Bakery Cafe

Why vote for us?

Located in the leafy suburb of Ferny Hills, our bakery proudly serves our local community. Offering brilliant, fresh food and breads, perfect washed down with our own delicious blend of coffee roasted locally!

Suttons Beach Pavilion

Why vote for us?

This original 1937 art deco bathing pavilion is unique, as the only venue of its kind with direct access to the beach in the Brisbane area.

Situated right on the beachfront at Suttons Beach @Redcliffe - join us for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner or Takeaway with stunning uninterrupted sweeping views across Moreton Bay.

Offering the finest local, fresh, seasonal produce for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Takeaway. Modern menus focus on local seafood, meats and vegetables, accompanied with a selection of Australian & International wines, beers and ciders, all served by our team of enthusiastic and passionate professionals.

With an onsite Bar, Restaurant, Cafe, Ice Creamery, Fish & Chippery and Wedding & Function centre, there really is something for everyone and every occasion down at the Pavilion.

Mae's Filipino-Thai Cuisine

Why vote for us?

Mae's Filipino-Thai Cuisine serves fresh, authentic and great tasting food to the locals of Caboolture. The restaurant is the perfect spot to take the family for a fantastic meal out. Customers can experience authentic Filipino culture, with a warm welcoming feeling surrounding all who enter the restaurant.

Savige's Seafood

Why vote for us?

With over 40 years in the local Commercial Fishing Industry, 30 years in Specialty Seafood Retail; Savige’s Seafood continues to provide quality fish and chips, a fresh seafood market, and gourmet seafood options and fully licensed. Family owned and operated, complete with their own trawl and net fishing operations, you can’t get any fresher!

It’s not just fish and chips… It’s a Seafood Experience!

Moreton Bay Boat Club

Why vote for us?

Situated on the most northern tip of the Redcliffe Peninsula, the Moreton Bay Boat Club has spectacular views of the Glass House Mountains and overlooks our 118 berth marina. Our Club is not just for boating enthusiasts - we are a community club - we have something for everyone including our restaurant, cafe, gaming, sporting, entertainment, functions and more.

Thirsty Chiefs Brewing Company

Why vote for us?

Thirsty Chiefs over a great range of chemical and preservative free beer from local and imported premium beers, ranging from your light coloured refreshing traditional summer beers through to the finest quality dark ales and stouts. The bar has a great vibe with weekly food trucks and weekly live musical acts.

Showcase Beers

Why vote for us?

We have one of the most beautiful view of Moreton Bay at the waterfront while enjoying our amazing selection of craft beers, Belgian Beers and Wines. We have Kids board games, colouring-in books and an 80's Video game table. Don't forgot our outside area is dog friendly. PLUS we have great live music every Sunday afternoon.

What more do you need......... "Nothing" we hear you say.

The Belvedere Hotel

Why vote for us?

The Belvedere is an iconic outdoor bar and restaurant that boasts many sun drenched decks to dine and drink on whilst watching the spectacular sunset over the water. Not only do we provide great food and refreshing beverages, but amazing customer service from the minute you walk through the door. We cater for all types of groups, we've got cocktail balloons and beer towers for those coming in for afternoon beverages with friends, a huge kids playground and toddler room for families coming in to dine with the kids and gorgeous decks and terraces to host any kind of celebration. The Belvedere really is the place to be on day day, at any time for any occasion.

Gather and Feast

Why vote for us?

Gather & Feast has now become a community icon of the Moreton Bay region. We pride ourselves on our family friendly service and innovative brunch menu. We gather people together to celebrate in all things food and coffee. We pride ourselves on our partnerships with our local farmers using the best produce available. Our coffee is organic and fairtrade and prepared by highly trained baristas. If I can make you feel nourished and pop a smile on your face then my job is done. Thankyou to my amazing staff for helping Gather & Feast be as amazing as it is.

Caboolture Sports Club

Why vote for us?

The Caboolture Sports Club is coming up to celebrating it's 23rd birthday this December. At the heart of the Moreton Bay community, we offer a wide array of dining and beverage outlets including the Mill Restaurant, Laneway Cafe, Tempo Lounge & Bar, Yard Bar, and the Terrace. Caboolture Sports Club has won QLD Club of the Year for 2019 and 2020, as well as an array of other awards - including our community involvement. On that, in 2019 we provided $1.98million in donations and in-kind support to sporting clubs and the community. We provide an enviable brunch and sweet treat menu through our Laneway Cafe, and some pretty great hangover food in Laneway, the Mill, and Tempo! We offer a great drinking hole in the Tempo, Yard, and Terrace Bars, plus have some awesome baristas for that caffeine fix. One of our big things is being family-friendly, with our awesome Explorer Kids Club providing the best grown-up free entertainment! Last but not least, customer service is our thing, backed up with our unique Diamond Rewards Program for members! Support your local community club, and the 2020 Club of the Year, with your votes!

The Coffee Patch on Hasking

Why vote for us?

The Coffee Patch on Hasking is not just a cafe. We offer an experience that nurtures your soul through connections with staff, amazing house made sweets, mouthwatering meals and coffee that makes you go ahhhhhh. We are a space where you feel like family, where the vibe is all about filling bellies and warming the hearts. We take great pride in baking all our cakes and sweets in house, we support a local Brisbane roaster for all our coffee bean supplies and have just partnered with the boys from Chilli Coffee to add that extra bit of warmth to our customers coffee experience. Our aim is to provide outstanding customer service from the minute you walk in the door, until you leave. We are known for our specialty house made Duffins, keto chaffle, eggs benedict, bao buns and karage burgers... and everything in between. From catering to working lunches, to sandwich platters to coffee mornings, we love sharing our patchiness with everyone

Beardy's Bar and Kitchen

Why vote for us?

Offering up awesome burgers, wings, loaded fat chips, and more... Beardys has gained a following of awesome customers who love the fresh and unique Beardys flavours, with all sauces, slices and cheesecakes house made and burgers hand pressed on site. Beardys is also proud to offer the best craft beer selections in the area- stocking amazing local brews as well as some of Australia's most exciting independent breweries. Offering all this in a super relaxed environment, Beardys is a perfect place to bring the family or your pooches.

Bathers bar

Why vote for us?

We are a cool funky bar in Redcliffe, live music on the weekends and cocktails coming out of our ears! all with uninterrupted views of the beautiful bay we live in.

Tan’s seafood

Why vote for us?

Servicing Moreton bay region for 16 years and more, local family owned and operated

The Golden Ox

Why vote for us?

Although we pride ourselves on our delicious food and beverages, we believe what sets The Golden Ox apart from the rest, is our exceptional customer service. Nick, Virginia and the entire Golden Ox team treat every customer like a member of their big, extended Greek family.

And of course there’s the delicious food, available both dine-in and takeaway. Fresh, seafood direct from the trawlers and onto your plate. Does it get any better than that?

We’re also renowned for our delicious desserts and sweet-treats.

The Wood Fired Oven

Why vote for us?

We are a mobile food truck business set up 2.5 years ago in the Moreton Bay Area. We are focused on family, good food, and activating our park spaces. Whilst many other trucks have struggled through Covid we actually grew as we became the go to food vendor for many of our regular locations and customers. In fact we have just added another trailer to our business. We focus on wood-fired pizza, however, form the very beginning we wanted to be different. From our desire to make everything from scratch-our dough, our sauces- we also have an onboard smoker which we use to smoke many of our pizza toppings as well as providing an alternative option beyond pizza, which why we say “more than just Pizza”. We also provide our customers with great variety, hand stretch, Home made pizza, made right in front of you.

Annie lane

Why vote for us?

Annie Lane is a family business named after my beautiful Italian grandmother Annie. We pride ourselves in having warm welcoming service, organic fairtrade coffee served by specialty trained baristas, innovative brunch and out of this world crazy shakes. Annie Lane is all about freshness, colour and excitement bring a whole new level of fun to your brunching experience! We have partnered with many local farmers serving up the regions best produce. Please help our small family business put Bribie Island on the foodie map.

Dayboro Bakery

Why vote for us?

Our country style bakery serves delicious baked goods and sweet treats, set in the charming Dayboro town. Our pies were recently voted as the best in the Moreton Bay region by public voters on a Moreton Daily Facebook poll. In 2017, we were also popularly selected as the Best Bakery in Brisbane by Triple M's radio audience.

Bramble Bay Bowls Club

Why vote for us?

The Bramble Bay Bowls Club is much more than just your average Bowlo. We boast Barefoot Bowls, Gateball and Pool Tables. Our Live Music Venue ‘Our House’ is the place to be on Friday, Saturday Nights, and Sunday afternoons. With the best of the best musicians waiting to entertain. Tuesday night Comedy with the Giggle Trivia Show. Dancing, Music and plenty of laughs with our trivia. BayWok Chinese restaurant serving up Authentic Chinese cuisine with plenty of Australian favourites on our extensive menu. The Bramble Bay Bowls Club overlooks the stunning Bramble Bay with amazing sunsets every night. Our staff will become your friend. With a laid back welcoming atmosphere awaiting you.

Redcliffe Farmers and Artisans Market

Why vote for us?

Redcliffe Farmers and Artisans Market HAS GOT IT ALL! You want GREAT VIEWS? How about uninterrupted images of sprawling beaches and that iconic jetty! You want SIGNATURE DISHES? We've got all your faves from AUTHENTIC STREET EATS to DELECTABLE DESSERTS! You want FRIENDLY STAFF? Chat to the CHEF while he grills up the perfect Roesti or pulls your traditional pizza out the wood fired oven! You want LAID BACK ATMOSPHERE? Take your time, sit where you want, mix and match! There is so much to SEE AND ENJOY at Redcliffe Markets! Live Music, fun for the kids, a great shopping experience or just an enjoyable meander from one end to the other in the beautiful fresh air and sunshine! However you want to enjoy Redcliffe Markets, just make sure you COME HUNGRY and wear your stretchy pants, you'll need 'em!!

Stellarossa Mango Hill

Why vote for us?

We treat every customer as if they were a guest in our home. Our staff make the effort to remember our customers names and orders to show how important they are to us. Our delicious coffee and customer service is what we are known for. After buying the business three years ago, customer service was always my main priority. I wanted a place where people felt safe, where they could come to to relax, to feel welcome and chat whenever they feel they needed to.

Sandstone Point Hotel

Why vote for us?

Sandstone Point Hotel sits on Moreton Bay's most iconic waterway, Pumicestone Passage, with a menu largely influenced by the fresh seafood available locally. The venue offers an idyllic backdrop for enjoying the tastes of the sea with the sounds of waves and seagulls as well as expansive views of Bribie Island. Sandstone Point Hotel not only serves seafood from its restaurant but has a waterfront fish and chippery, the Oyster Shed. Down by the water is the seafood hub, rich in history, the Oyster Shed was once an oyster farm owned by successful farmer James Clark in the 1900’s. Now restored, the fish & chippery and adjoined jetty are back in operation, paying homage to the legendary standards in producing fresh, local seafood – just as James Clark intended.

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