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A Guide to Brisbane’s best food trucks

A Guide to Brisbane’s best food trucks

WE BRING THE RESTAURANT TO YOU    A GUIDE TO BRISBANE’S BEST FOOD TRUCKSFood trucks have brought new meaning to the phrase meals on wheels and mobile catering is a burgeoning trend not only here in Brisbane, but across Australia's capital cities. Here in...

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What does your caterer do for you?

WE BRING THE RESTAURANT TO YOU    What Does Your caterer do for youWorking with a caterer is a very important aspect of planning your wedding cocktail party or special party event.   Its a bit like the “first date” in some respects. Think about the type of...

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Top tips for your wedding cocktail party…

WE BRING THE RESTAURANT TO YOU    Top tips for your wedding cocktail party...Times are changing and more people are looking at the option of scaling back the traditional reception and considering engaging a caterer for a more elegant cocktail party instead....

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Helpful hints when planning your next cocktail party…

WE BRING THE RESTAURANT TO YOU    Helpful hints when planning your next cocktail party...Have you ever wanted to plan a great cocktail party but never had the time?  Well life moves so fast these days but sometimes we do have to stop and “smell the roses” or...

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The changing face of food & catering…

WE BRING THE RESTAURANT TO YOU    The changing face of food and catering...In restaurants, catering kitchens and even home kitchens the type of ingredients used in everyday cooking is constantly changing and this is transforming the world of food and...

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Food Trends 2013

WE BRING THE RESTAURANT TO YOU    Food Trends 2013Today people are increasingly becoming more aware of what food they put in their mouths with the uptake in requests for gluten-free food, restauranteurs and caterers are adding more options to their menus to...

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Happy New Year!!!

WE BRING THE RESTAURANT TO YOU    Happy New Year!!!Christmas has come and gone and we are finally into 2014.  Are you  starting to think about what you are going to do for your next company event.   Will it be finger food or an intimate cocktail party?  Give...

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About me

Andrew Marno

has worked in the hospitality industry for 35 years. His career began in Noosa Heads working in establishments such as Anita’s, The Lobster Trap and the 5 Star Sheraton Noosa. While living and working overseas he broadened his knowledge of and experience with international foods and ingredients.

Soon after returning to Australia Andrew opened his first restaurant, ‘AndaVanth’ in Milton, Qld with executive chef and business partner David Farmer, of Mount Lofty House (Adelaide Hills). AndaVanth was credited with many accolades over the years including a perfect score from the Courier Mail’s restaurant review in its opening year. It became a very popular Wedding Venue, in particular for Cocktail style receptions.

After 5 years he ventured to the West End district to open a more challenging establishment, ‘BIN 220’ Wine and Tapas bar. An extensive and international wine list, carefully selected by an award winning sommelier, complimented a refined, sophisticated menu. The modern offering in West End quickly became a popular venue for locals and others appreciating fine food and wine in a cosmopolitan atmosphere.

Following this business Andrew opened the award winning ‘Seagrass Fish and Chippery’. Also on Brisbane’s
West End/South Brisbane border.

In 2008 Andrew was approached to cater for a ‘stand up’ cocktail-style function on a luxury vessel on the Brisbane River. This experience inspired him to meet a growing market for events designed for guests and hosts alike to mingle while still enjoying their food and beverages. ‘Standing Room Only Catering’ was born.

Now in its tenth year, Andrew works with Michelin star chefs and a highly experienced service team, and is constantly researching local and international trends in order to offer contemporary menus. He and his team pride themselves on the delivery of outstanding customer service from the initial enquiry, working to ensure a seamless and delicious event for every client. Contact Now

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