AUSTRALIA’S TOP 500 RESTAURANTS

26 Mar AUSTRALIA’S TOP 500 RESTAURANTS

THE CATBIRD SEAT BISTRO

Euro influence, Australian style.

Anyone tiring of the bells and whistles of overwrought contemporary cuisine will appreciate the down-to-earth European-influenced cooking of this East Brisbane bistro, with its simple bentwood chairs and unadorned tables. Chef James Guldberg bends his classical French training to a modern Australian will, resulting in freshly opened oysters and house-made charcuterie, Moreton Bay bugs with sweetcorn vichyssoise, and lamb rump with charred eggplant and farro.