Many of Brisbane’s best restaurants are located along the river, treating guests to quality dining and stunning views. There’s no better setting to enjoy a delicious meal than looking out over the water and onto the iconic Story Bridge or Brisbane River.
Restaurant, Mediterranean, European, Australian, $$$
Boasting one of the best views in Brisbane, Stokehouse Q
is the ultimate riverfront dining experience. Located at Brisbane’s popular Southbank, Stokehouse Q offers a modern Mediterranean and European inspired menu. Don’t miss out on the delicious cocktails, the perfect addition to the stunning view.
The Jetty Oxford
Restaurant, Australian, Seafood, $$$
This relaxed dining option in Brisbane’s east offers a selection of modern Australian cuisine, with plenty of seafood on the menu. The Jetty Oxford
is always buzzing with groups of friends enjoying the river views in trendy Bulimba. It’s best with a group seated at one of the restaurant’s large timber communal tables, soaking up the atmosphere with a drink in hand.
Restaurant, Italian, $$$
The ideal Sunday lunch venue, Bar Alto
serves modern Italian cuisine in a riverside setting. Located at Brisbane Powerhouse
, near popular New Farm Park, this restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere, with simple Italian food using lots of local seafood. After lunch, go for a stroll around the park to walk off that extra serving of spanner crab gnocchi.
Blackbird Bar & Grill
Restaurant with Rooms, Restaurant, Australian, $$$
With an award-winning restaurant and waterfront bar, Blackbird
offers a fine dining experience in Brisbane. This luxe restaurant brings a slice of glamour to the riverside with its 1920s inspired décor, decadent menu and extensive wine list. It also rivals some of Brisbane’s best restaurants for the best steak in the city.
Restaurant, Chinese, Asian, Fusion, $$$
offers the ultimate modern Asian dining experience. Its exotic, moody decor, paired with stunning views of the Brisbane River and Story Bridge will leave diners in awe. From melt in your mouth Moreton Bay Bug dumplings to crispy pork, the menu is a taste sensation. Mix this with the delicious wine and cocktail menu, and it’s a meal to remember.