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Jun 14, 2009 04:21 PM

Good Restaurant for Moreton Bay Bugs in Brisbane?

I'll be in Brisbane for a few days and have never had bugs...Any advice for a good place to try them?

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  1. Some of the better seafood places in Brisbane: Suggest a phone call first to ensure bugs are on current menu:
    Bretts Wharf
    Address: 449 Kingsford Smith Drive, Hamilton. Q. 4007
    Directions: On the Brisbane River at Hamilton. (opposite southern end of Racecourse Road). A City Cat ride from the CBD. Not far in a taxi.

    Gambaro Restaurant
    33 Caxton Street,
    Petrie Terrace

    Lab bar & Rest.
    Address: Conrad Treasury Hotel Casino
    Directions: top of the Queen Street Mall in the Brisbane city heart,

    Lure at the Coro
    The Coro Hotel
    28 McDougall Street
    Milton QLD 4064

    Out of town - Morgans
    Address: Bird of Passage Parade, Scarborough Boat Harbour
    Directions: Once on the Redcliffe Peninsula, proceed as far north as possible. The harbour is on the western side of the peninsula. Entrance to the main restaurant approx:27º11'44.49"S, 153º06'24.78"E

    Gambaro's web page has a photo of seafood platter with bugs at the top of the dish
    bonne chance de l.

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    1. re: legume

      Also try Jellyfish,
      and whilst not being a strictly Seafood restaurant- you could phone ahead to E'cco on Boundary Street, And James Street Seafoods do a love MBB sushi roll and have recently started serving hot food as well.