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Union Jacks Ale House

127 Charlotte Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Popular with British backpackers and uni students, this patriotic Pommy pub is divided into Irish, English, Scottish and Welsh corners, each of which is decorated with the relevant cultural trappings. There is a good selection of beers on tap - actually, there are more than a dozen - and there are quite a few varieties of UK bottled beers to boot. Whiskeys are a popular choice, with all the usual offerings available along with a few more obscure ones.

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Brewhouse Brewery Sports Bar and Grill

Level 1/142 Albert Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Right in the heart of the city on Albert Street, The Brewhouse is the ideal place for a drink with friends, a fantastic meal, a party for 25 or a function for 700.The Brewhouse is deserved of a reputation for being one of Brisbane’s most popular destinations. We offer (amongst other things)

• the best cover bands live on stage every week

• non-stop sporting moments on the big screens

• the best steaks and woodfired pizzas in town

• a superb range of craft beers made on site.

Open planned with a cathedral roof structure and colonnade of central timber posts, The Brewhouse meets natural rustic charm head on with understated style to give you an ambience that takes you far away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

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Calypso Bar and Lounge

18B-26 Caxton Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

A late night lounge bar .... with great food and espresso!! Where the underground and elite meet... and the devil rocks!! A unique and groovy little bar on the city-fringe in Caxton Street.

A place of many facets. ...Wine and cheese on our shady deck, fabulous coffee, boardgames, couches, candles and cocktails. Friday night drinks with friends. Croni, wallpaper, Sonya and Chris, tapas, famous nachos, Pizzas made with love, sport on the big screen, martinis, home-made chilli con carne, Mojo Webb, Funken Blues, Rock'nRoll, Reggae, Awesome 80's, laughs, dips to share, State of Origin, cool cocktail parties, incense, friendly staff, 2-minute stroll to Suncorp Stadium, liqueur coffees, dancing, singing, pre-match drinks, Broncos, Reds and Roar, Paul, mags, alfresco, olives, sofa session, and fabulous friends.

Discover it for yourself...

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Jade Buddha

1 Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane City QLD 4000

"Tasty wine, interesting mains and scrumptious desserts, all in a cool setting with stunning views of the Story Bridge. The wait staff were keen, friendly and competent, and the clientele an interesting mix of birthday parties, corporate tables, older families and youngish singles" Let's Eat, Sunday Mail

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The Velvet Cigar

15-17 Caxton St, Petrie Terrace, Brisbane City QLD 4000

The Velvet Cigar is a dramatic concoction of movie star Hollywood glitz and glamour stirred with a touch of European class and luxury, a complete turnaround from the modern, minimalist decorating styles we've recently become accustomed to in clubs.

Here, extravagantly rich furnishings beckon, and the only thing minimalist is the seductive lighting in the Club's three sections. In the French Baroque Lounge, connoisseurs of the finer things in life will find utopia. A drink from the well stocked bar is a pleasant and soothing escape from the hustle of the outside world. Exclusive imported cognac is impossible to refuse, as is the lure of French Champagne - both an integral part of the Club's appeal. The stunning balcony level boasts luxurious Chesterfield lounges, surrounded by lavish artworks. Below the entertainment forum hosts a glamorous showcase beneath the crystal chandeliers, the floor bejewelled with glittering gold podiums acting as glowing hubs for beautiful dancers.

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The Exchange Hotel

131 Edward Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

After undergoing extensive renovations, the long awaited transformation of our iconic hotels has arrived
bringing with it a new level of style and sophistication to Brisbane’s inner city.
The luxurious new two-level venue now features a completely open air rooftop terrace,
two private function rooms, lounge suites, casual dining area and much more.
Whether visiting for business of pleasure, the Exchange hotel offers an experience ideal for any occasion.

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Mick Omalleys Irish Pub

Wintergarden 171-209 Queen Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Mick O’Malleys is your traditional Irish Pub. You can go in and enjoy a traditional Irish meal from their extensive menu or party all night in the great atmosphere with Live Music and Entertainment 7 days a week: Comedy Night Mondays, Trivia Tuesday and Live Music Wed-Sunday. Perhaps you’d fancy a game of pool while you watch live sports on the big screen. We have all televised European sport (i.e. GAA, EUFA etc) through Setanta & Fox. Whatever you prefer Mick O’Malleys is the perfect place to meet friends or dine with the family.

Visit us at myspace: www.myspace.com/brisbaneomalleys

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Irish Murphys

175 George Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Irish Murphy’s is a traditional Irish Pub which stands in the best position in the whole of Brisbane City. 

Irish Murphy’s prides itself in being Brisbane’s Premier Live Entertainment Venue, hosting Brisbane’s very best solo artists, duos, cover bands and not to mention Brisbane’s most talented upcoming Dj, Ellboss. 

Irish Murphy’s has live music seven days a week and also hold Sit Down Comedy Club Nights once a week, no other pub can compare!

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Gilhooleys Irish Pub & Restaurant - Albert Street

Crn Albert St & Charlotte St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Gilhooleys has taken the branding iron to our restaurants to create Gilhooleys Steakhouse – the new home of Brisbane’s best steaks.
Check out our new moonu (think menu) online or drop into any of our four venues for a delicious feed that will have you licking your lips and wanting more.

 Fax: 07 3229 0627

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Casablanca Brasserie

52 Petrie Terrace (Corner Caxton Street), Brisbane City QLD 4000

At Casablanca Brasserie and Restaurant, we present you with a menu that blends ingredients and preparation styles from different countries and cultures to create a unique range of flavours and experiences for you. Our chefs who are direct from Asia with international experience incl. famous Middle Eastern 5 stars venues, have been hand picked offer you dishes direct from our Flame Grill, Stone-Baking Oven, Australian Game, Vegetarian dishes.

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Criterion Tavern

Cnr George & Adelaide Sts, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Criterion Tavern is located in the heart of Brisbane city. This vibrant tavern has recently been refurbished and now incorporates a contemporary style to suit the busy schedule of today’s society. Criterion Tavern offers fabulous beverages and tasty, diverse meals with nightly specials and prices ranging between $10 and $20. Together with the excellent, friendly management and the vibrant crowd, Gaming facilities, bar, live entertainment and relaxing beer garden, Criterion Tavern will never disappoint!


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The Mustang Bar

633 Ann Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Located in the heart of Brisbane's nightlife district, the Fortitude Valley, The Mustang Bar is an American style sports bar with DJ's, live sports on 21 screens, open Thursday 4pm til late, Friday 4pm to 5am and Saturday 2pm to 5am. There are private function rooms available for hire with drink packages and great party ideas available on request. Ideal for any Corporate Event, Sports Club Function, Student Function, Birthday Party, Christmas Party, Hens or Bucks Night!

Rush Lounge

300 Queen St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Rush has become Brisbane’s most talked about venue for lunch, dinner, after work drinks and functions. And now we’re making it even easier to experience what we can do!
Tempt your taste buds with food and beverage packages, ranging from tapas-style finger food to indulgent three-course meals.

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Tinbilly Travellers

466 George Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

The Tin Bar and Grill goes off with groovy dance nights, weekly live music, sports events and music videos on the big-screens. Budget travellers can choose from a great range of dorms, twins, or king-size motel suites, all with fully ensuite and air conditioned. Each bed has its own private security safe and hanging space.

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Beach House Bar & Grill

Level E Myer Centre, Elizabeth St (Cnr Albert St), Brisbane City QLD 4000

At Beach House Bar & Grill we celebrate Australian Beach culture and cuisine. 

We are a group of Australian Beach Themed Pubs and Bars which focus on a combination of great food, interesting bars set within very entertaining  venues.

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Belgian Beer Cafe Brussels

Cnr Mary & Edward Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

It is believed the first beer was fermented by Egyptian slaves using bread and water.

Beer has been brewed in Belgium since the days of the Roman conquest. Gauls and Romans alike drank a Belgian brew that was an upgraded version of the Egyptian predecessor. The technical knowledge needed for brewing beer was concentrated within the walls of the monasteries. The 11th century monks in Low Countries, whose order originated in France, had a great deal of wine making knowledge and were somewhat astute in the sciences of the time. The monks applied these principles to brewing and produced the first wholesome Belgian beers.

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The Victory

127 Edward St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Located in the hub of Brisbane City, The Victory Hotel has long been referred to as ‘Brisbane's Favourite Meeting Place'. Whether it is a Friday after work social – a massive Thursday student party or simply an itching to hear a great live band – The Victory Hotel has it all.


We offer the only open – aired Beergarden in the CBD. The perfect setting to enjoy the fabulous menu from our Garden Grill lunch and dinner OR party the night away in a unique environment – Live Bands – great staff – great specials and great promotions!!!


With six unique bars in the venue you can always find what you are after in a ‘great night out'. Dj's, Karaoke, Live Bands and fun games and competitions are just the beginning of what The Victory Hotel can offer you. With an impressive entertainment bill six nights a week, there is always something great going on at the Vic!!

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Hotel LA

68 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Hotel LA hosts the best of Brisbane's DJ Talent including JASON FADER from DIRTY HENDRIX and a range of others. In the Baron Lounge we have top-of-the range sound and lighting facilities to keep you dancing into the night.
The Hotel has been cleverly designed to cater for everyone. With great DJ's, live music, great food deals and a wide range of bars... click on the link to investigate which one is right for you!

We also have live entertainment every Friday & Saturday Nights, some of the cheapest lunch combos in Brisbane, Function Rooms and great group deals.

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The Caxton Hotel

38 Caxton Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

The Caxton Hotel is one of Brisbane’s oldest licensed premises, dating back to 1884. Nestled amongst Caxton Street’s trendy restaurants, it caters to a varying demographic within its facilities. The comfortable, modern hotel with air conditioning and state of the art sound and lighting, features 4 bars - including the well renowned Cauldron Bar, an award winning restaurant - The Char Grill, casual alfresco style dining area - The Street Café, function rooms, and a bottle shop. The Caxton is open 7 days a week and is located just 50m from Suncorp Stadium and 3 minutes from the Brisbane CBD.

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Il Centro Restaurant & Bar

Shop 6, Eagle St Pier, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Il Centro has long been regarded as one of Brisbane’s best restaurants. Located in the heart of Brisbane’s premier dining precinct, Eagle Street Pier, the multi-award-winning restaurant enjoys sweeping views of the Brisbane River and Story Bridge.

Since 1992, the restaurant has provided guests with a fine balance of casual yet elegant al fresco and indoor dining with a modern Italian flavour. The innovative menu and superb location have made Il Centro a popular rendezvous for Brisbane’s business community, local residents and visitors alike.

Regular guests and first time diners always feel welcome at Il Centro. Good old-fashioned hospitality has been a major ingredient for the restaurant's continued success.

Your hosts, owners Andy and Marcia Georges, together with restaurant manager and sommelier, have a gift for making guests feel like old friends. And this is an attitude you’ll find instilled in all the staff.

The restaurant's innovative modern Italian menu has a distinctly Queensland spin – best illustrated by its signature dish, the legendary Sand Crab Lasagne. And the executive chef uses only the freshest local produce (including Queensland’s best seafood and prime cuts) to create a selection to tempt all tastes.

Il Centro's owners also own the stylish cocktail bar opposite the restaurant, Mr & Mrs G Riverbar. Overlooking the river, Mr & Mrs G is the perfect spot for a quiet drink before your meal.

Il Centro is open for lunch from 12 noon Sunday to Friday. While dinner is served seven nights from 5:30pm. For bookings, call (07) 3221 6090.

Visit the websites: www.il-centro.com.au and www.mrandmrsg.com.au

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Hotel Orient

560 Queen St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

The pub, built in 1875, retains stunning old columns and other beautifully crafted features, including an eccentric long wooden bar the shape of which I couldn't even begin to describe, a sweeping staircase, and old timber doors with leadlight glass which lead into the TAB and tucked-away pokies area. The main bar is set up for dining during the day, with provision for dancing at night.

Brisbane Times, Bar, Ben Groundwater, 14.8.02. "A few quiet drinks can lead to a rowdy night out.


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Grand Central Hotel

Central Station, 270 Ann Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Tastefully restored and vibrantly maintained, the Grand Central Hotel brings together an array of unforgettable worlds under one vast and impressive roof. From relaxed and carefree in Fihelly’s Bar, to mouth-watering food in the Dining Car or a special celebration at the Platform Bar, there is a mood and tempo to suit you.

Renowned for our delicious Australian and international inspired food and Brisbane’s best handcrafted beer list with over 50 different varieties, the Grand Central is a meeting place like no other.

The hotel consists of the Fihelly’s bar that houses Brisbane’s biggest plasma screen and a unique streetscape outdoor area, The Platform Bar which is ideal for private functions and intimate gatherings, The Dining Car for business luncheons and every day dining as well as the Gaming Room and TAB Bar for a quick drink whilst placing your bet.

Morning, noon and night the Grand Central Hotel is waiting to impress.

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One Degree Bar and Dining

7/1 Eagle Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

By the beautiful Brisbane River, in the heart of the City, One Degree Bar and Dining offers delicious food and drinks evenings from Tuesday to Saturday.

Open through the week for dinner, cocktails and drinks until late. See us for our exciting new Tapas menu with a drink for dinner.

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Love and Rockets - Petrie

130 Petrie Tce, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Boutique, private and personal, our Petrie Tce club is a favourite for clients who appreciate a little bit of extra attention in a private, intimate environment. Our lap rooms are luxurious, our stage is designed for maximum visibility, and our girls will serve you like you're Captain Kirk. Just a few minutes outside the city and neighbouring Brisbane's famous Suncorp Stadium, the club is perfectly located to experience a quick fantasy or completely take off after a big game.

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Club Minx

153 Elizabeth St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

If there's one thing better than a warm welcome, its a hot, Club Minx welcome. Where the staff are friendly and attenive and the girls are friendly, attentive and drop dead gorgeous into the bargain.

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Port Office Hotel

Corner of Margaret & Edward St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

The Port Office Hotel has been in existence for many years and is a staple all-round venue frequented on a regular basis by local business professionals and corporate clientele. Comprising of 3 unique areas – Fix Restaurant & Wine Bar, Liber Lounge and Marble Bar, the Port Office Hotel is a popular eating, drinking and entertainment spot, catering to differing consumer wants and needs. The Port Office Hotel has recently undergone major renovations in the beginning of 2009 and now stands as a fine example of contemporary interior design and is one of the oldest buildings in Brisbane.

The Port Office is located in the heart of the Brisbane Central Business District, in close proximity to the Botanical Gardens and numerous hotels and accommodation. Renowned for its versatility, the Port Office Hotel consists of an award winning signature restaurant, which showcases an extensive range of steak and seafood dishes, several bars including a cocktail lounge bar which showcases a unique and wide-ranging cocktail range, a private Cellar Dining Room and an abundance of function facilities. The Port Office Hotel caters for corporate functions, Weddings, Working Lunches, themed events, birthdays, Farewells, social club events, products launches, Christmas functions and much more. Open from Monday – Saturday from 11:30AM – late this venue has something to suit all.

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The Tank Hotel

371 Queen St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

If you are searching for a quiet beer after work or a great venue for your next function, then the Tank Hotel is the place. Boasting a cosy and sophisticated atmosphere, The Tank Hotel lets patrons enjoy their visit in style, with a wide range of scrumptious food choices and an even wider range of drinks for the thirsty. Various sports can be viewed prime time on the large screens through-out the venue. A favourite lunchtime or after work getaway for Brisbane corporates, the Tank Hotel is a great place to sit back and relax after a long day. Located on the Wharf Street edge of Queen Street.

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Depot Emporium

3/1000 Ann St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Welcome to depot Emporium – providing the best Brisbane dining experience
Depot Emporium is the Fortitude Valley’s dining hot spot only 4 minutes from the Brisbane CBD. Depot Emporium serves delicious, honest food throughout breakfast lunch and dinner within an airy modern space with a stylish central bar creating the perfect environment for any occasion.It is also the premier function venue Brisbane has to offer.

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Halo Lounge Bar

2 Caxton Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

HALO has been designed to take full advantage of Brisbane’s wonderful weather offering a sophisticated, open-air lounge environment. However, this is only the first installment for HALO, so be sure to check back soon for some dynamic changes and renovations.

Enjoy the range of local and imported beers, wines, spirits and exotic cocktail creations we have on offer as you kick back and wind-down. Bring your friends, soak up the atmosphere and surround yourself with the grooviest funk and lounge beats on offer from some of Australia’s best DJs and Electronic Acts.

Halo Lounge Bar is only open on EVENT days (when suncorp stadium is open)

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2 Caxton Street, Brisbane City QLD 4000

From the creators of Love&Rockets

HoneyB's is Brisbane's sweetest adult club. Buzzing in the heart of Caxton Street precinct, the venue once more boasts one of the slickest fitouts in Brisbane.

Our passion continues in changing the face of adult clubs in Australia. By not taking ourselves too seriously and delivering fun and creative entertainment, we continue to attract both a male and female customer base. Our Love&Rockets clubs took out the Design Institute of Australia Gold for its brand in 2010 and we’re committed to taking HoneyB’s to similar heights.

The Lab Bar Restaurant

cnr george St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Here at the lab, chef and the team have taken an extraordinary level of thinking to achieve not just the taste, but the experience that the lab bar + restaurant provides.
the lab bar + restaurant menu has popular dishes that include scallops - seared clear water Canadian scallops, lemon risotto; crispy-skinned cone bay barramundi, spanish onion, tomato and feta with lemon vinaigrette; and new style ile flottante with rhubarb gelée.

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Jellyfish Restaurant

123 Eagle St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

At Jellyfish we aim to source and serve daily a school of 8 to 14 species of fish, to learn about and understand the textures and specific qualities of each species so we can then recommend the best way to cook and serve it. Our chefs create sauces, batters and crumbs as well as an extensive range of side dishes that perfectly compliment the meal.

Absolute riverfront, this is arguably the best located restaurant in Brisbane enjoying striking views of the river and the Story Bridge. The decor is fresh and bright with the lines between indoors and out delightfully blurred.

We offer a superior wine list of boutique, eclectic and lesser known vineyards as well as firm favourites from the new and old world.

Service in the restaurant, the 35-seat Private Dining Room and in our newly expanded bar is always gracious, friendly and relaxed.


Cnr Ann & Boundary Sts, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Venice Restaurant

Admiralty Towers II 501 Queen St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

We look forward to welcoming you to our restaurant. Located right on the river boardwalk. Venice Restaurant boasts stunning river and Story Bridge views and captures all the charm of Venice in our exclusive waterside location. With exquisite Italian and International cuisine and an award winning wine list time will disappear as you watch boats and people pass by.

Elegant Venetian style surroundings transform our formal dining area and relaxed covered alfresco area into a small piece of this magical city right in the heart of Brisbane. The most difficult choice will be Lunch, Dinner or Breakfast on the weekend.