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February 9, 2016

Valentine’s Day Picnic Ideas

It’s no secret that planning Valentine’s Day year after year is no picnic… but maybe it should be just that! This year, cancel your overpriced dinner reservation and dine differently on February 14 with a picnic hamper, beautifully prepared by Room with Roses. Expertly crafted, our hampers are designed to ensure you’ve got everything you need, from champagne to crockery, including plates, cutlery, napkins and champagne flutes. The only thing you’ll have to BYO is romance. To give your picnic a little extra sparkle, we’ll even throw in a bottle of Veuve D’Argent for an additional $40.  The best part? […]
January 18, 2016

The Origins of Traditional Australia Day Food

Four Iconic Australian Foods to Celebrate This Australia Day Among the many things there are to celebrate this Australia Day, one of the most enduring expressions of patriotism is the enjoyment of some delicious and traditional Australian fare. As a relatively young country our food history is surprisingly rich, with many iconic options that remain favourites to this day. Here are four of our greatest culinary achievements that make up the perfect menu for a uniquely Australian celebration.   Damper One of the earliest examples of an Australian culinary creation, damper was originally made by stockmen on their long, cross […]
January 5, 2016

Gluten Free and Vegetarian High Teas

We understand that trying to maintain a strictly vegetarian or gluten free diet can be very difficult, but it doesn’t mean you can’t treat yourself to a little decadence – here at Room with Roses, we’ve introduced several vegetarian and gluten free options to our High Tea range. As long as we have 48 hours notice, we can ensure that you can indulge in the simple pleasures of afternoon tea with the peace of mind of knowing everything is perfectly suited to your dietary requirements. We can alter our traditional high tea packages and selections to include a variety of vegetarian […]
December 7, 2015
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A Corporate Christmas with all the Trimmings

The annual work Christmas party is an event that some people love to hate, or hate the fact that they secretly love. No matter your stance on the occasion, they do have a tendency to get a bit monotonous. This year why not break the mould, no longer shall you spend another Christmas party in a dark corner of a smelly pub. Come and indulge in the simple pleasures of life and enjoy a Christmas high tea. High tea was created to be a relaxing bonding session, and that is exactly what an office Christmas shindig should be. From freshly […]
December 5, 2015
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Our Top 6 Christmas Gift Picks

The smell of spiced fruit cake in the air, ornaments twinkling in the early morning light and packages wrapped in pretty paper and bows – descending on the tree on Christmas morning is possibly everyone’s fondest holiday memory from childhood. No matter how much we’ve all grown up since then and have come to appreciate Christmas for so much more, we secretly still love the presents – both giving and receiving, With Christmas fast approaching, time is running out to find thoughtful gifts for your loved ones. Thankfully, we’ve got your holiday season shopping sorted. Our Christmas gift guide has […]
December 5, 2015
Have you heard we’re now open on Sunday? Savour your weekend a little longer with on of our high teas. #roomwithroses #brisbanearcade

Christmas Trading Hours

The silly season has arrived and the Christmas countdown is on! What a wonderful time of year it is. We hope you managed to join us for our Christmas High Tea or Christmas Celebration menu – if not, there’s always next year. We’re taking some time off over the silly season to enjoy it with our family and friends – We hope you are doing the same. Room with Roses will be closed from the 23rd of December until the 3rd of January. We’ll be returning refreshed and revitalised from 10am on January 4th. Enjoy your break. Merry Christmas, and […]