DAVID RIDDEN Granddad Jacks
Which suburb do you call home? Miami What makes that suburb the best on the GC? The people. They are so friendly and always keen to help each other out with whatever needs to be done. There’s a growing list of craft producers and creatives in Miami and the business community works closely together; we have worked with local suppliers from start to finish. Fave place to stop, relax for 20 mins and enjoy a morning cuppa? And what treat is on the plate beside your hot bevvie? Burleigh Social. Double shot flat white and a Hash Stack. Fave Gold Coast casual dining location? What’s on the menu? Ally Chow, Nobby Beach. Wagyu Brisket Thai Beef Salad. You’re planning a fun, local night out with your mates? Which three locations top your list and why? We start at Black Hops Brewery in Miami then stop in at Lost Palms Brewery. After those two, we head to Night Jar in Burleigh with a dinner stop at Justin Lane Pizzeria or Mr Hizola’s. Best local spot for family hangs and why? Burleigh Hill on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon. It’s one of the best spots on the Gold Coast with the best afternoon views and the vibe is so good - everyone is chilling out with family and friends. Fave Gold Coast shopping destination? Don’t shop much but when I do, Pacific Fair is my go-to place. Complete this sentence: Only a Gold Coast local knows... The best places to go on the Gold Coast – there are so many hidden gems and only locals know where they are!