27 July 2012
From low key pubs to stylish bars, The City offers plenty of options to help you relax and unwind ... Here is our list of the top places in the CBD ...
Mr & Mrs G Eagle St Pier
Brought to you by the owners of much-loved Il Centro, Mr & Mrs G is a new cocktail bar at Eagle Street Pier. With touches of Moroccan and pops of colour, plus river and Story Bridge views to die for, it makes for the perfect place to enjoy a drink.
Super Whatnot Burnett Lane
Come and discover Super Whatnot. This cool little laneway bar has a personality all of its own. Enjoy craft beer, eclectic wines by the glass and a back bar worth exploring.
Public George St
Not just an award-winning restaurant, Public offer delicious cocktails crafted by some of the countries top bartenders and an impressive wine list featuring new and old world wines.
Rush Post Office Square
Rush is the perfect chilled bar that offers a bit of everything, and it overlooks the gorgeous and grassy Post Office Square so you can make the most of the winter sunshine.
Vintaged Bar + Grill Hilton Brisbane
With a cocktail menu that combines old and new, premium spirits, seasonal ingredients, craft beer, quality wines from The Wine Room, plus a selection of tempting share plates, Vintaged at Hilton is a must-try.
Brew Burnett Lane
Hidden away down Burnett Lane, Brew is one of Brisbane's best laneway venues - offering great tapas and drinks and live music.
The Laneway Mary St
Located at the back of Urbane restaurant, it offers an impressive cocktail menu which incorporates daily fresh pressed citrus juices, as well as rare and imported wines, beers and ciders and a wagu-spiked food offering from Urbane’s head chef Kym Machin.
The Villager George St
This gastrobar and supperclub spans across three levels of a century-old building on George Street. Offering a place to retreat amongst the hustle and bustle of The City, the New York warehouse feel, eclectic furniture and whimsical wallpaper add to it's charm.
Jade Buddha Eagle St Pier
With spectacular 180º degree views of the Brisbane River, Jade Buddha offers an extensive cocktail, wine and beer menu, and a great atmosphere that will see you late into the night.
Friday's Bar Restaurant Club Eagle St
Friday's is a Brisbane institution. It's the place to be on a Friday night for CBD workers and offers an expansive outdoor terrace, bars and dining options.
The Exchange Hotel Edward St
Incorporating drinking, dining, gaming and a cellar, The Exchange Hotel is a popular city hotel and even has a rooftop. It's a great place to watch sporting games or for a casual bite to eat.
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