Fringe Foodie Pairings

Sat, Feb 10 2024
With so many options to choose from why not follow the food and let your taste-buds help pick your next show.

Baby Chans

With a smorgasbord on offer from this Lucky Chans side piece you can dive into baos, dumplings or noodle boxes before diving into a smorgasbord of acts at Cabaret and Variety acts like Club D’Amour, Cabaret De La Crooked, Dizney in Drag and Extra: Pure Burlesque.

Soul provider

Serving up authentic southern-style eats, make sure to visit Soul Provider for comforting jerk chicken after catching a tear-jerking performance at The Pleasure Garden.

Philipino Favourites

Compliment these hearty charcoal-grilled Filipino street meat feasts with hearty theatre performances from the likes of Colossal, Whale or #UGLYCRY: grief hits different now


If you really wana get stuck into a feast of food and shows hit up the Grill’d tent before a show so big you’ll need two hands – Godz, Circus After Dark: Nocturnal and Hans: Disco Spektakular will leaving feeling satisfied.


When light-hearted fun is exactly what the doctor ordered, treat yourself to these fluffy Dutch batter treats (think little pancake bites) before skipping into 80s Mixtape Prom Night or 100% Clean Comedy.

Coffee and doughnuts

Fuel your Fringe high energy Circus experience with a jolt of caffeine and fresh baked goodness.

The Habibs

Flavours that pack a punch! This authentic, fresh and flavourful Lebanese food pairs perfectly with punchy performances like Hall of Fame, The Underground: Dedalo and Barbaroi.

Idle Hands

These creative cocktails are sure to have you giggling well before you head into a comedy spectacular like Dane Simpson and Dalin Oliver.


For the ultimate in tropi-local beers and special beverage concoctions that you won’t find anywhere else at Fringe, head to the Matsos bar at The Pleasure Garden. Sip on your home-grown delight while catching some of the best home-grown talent at the Big Top, Gold Digger and de Parel.

Gage Roads

The only bar on site to serve beer straight from the tap, Gage Roads will pour you a fresh frothy while you froth over some fresh shows at the Hat Trick or The Vault.


Sophistication at its finest! Now featuring a chilled red amongst your fave classics, grab yourself a bottle of premium sips from Madfish before settling in to a premium performance at L’Euro Grande.