Author: Jeanne-Marie Lawson

Stylish European fare

You’re on a winner with this chic inner-city bistro located just up the road from the Gabba, one of Brisbane’s most famous sporting grounds. Start with home-made charcuterie, pickles and...

Gourmand & Gourmet Review

THE EAST SIDE’S DELICIOUS HIDDEN GEM FEBRUARY 20, 2017 BY GOURMAND & GOURMET If you live on the east side, you might have driven past Catbird Seat Bistro a hundred times on...

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...

Sitting Pretty at The Catbird Seat

1940's, The Catbird Seat is a short story in which the phrase 'the catbird seat' was coined. It means an enviable position: the upper hand, sitting pretty.It makes a fitting...