2019 Brisbane Readers' Choice Awards

"Readers' Choice 2019 - Fine Dining"
Bacchus

Bacchus

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

South Brisbane

15 Chef Hat Award
It wouldn’t be surprising to see the God of food, wine and indulgence himself lounging at Bacchus Restaurant, his South Brisbane namesake. Located on the podium level of the Rydges South Bank, this la...
"2019 Readers' Choice - French"
Montrachet

Montrachet

French   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:PM

Bowen Hills

13 Chef Hat Award
Discover opulence inside Montrachet restaurant, located in Bowen Hills on King Street. Large windows enclose a lavishly furnished space, creating intimacy for a world of luxury inside; white tableclot...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Seafood"
George's Paragon

George's Paragon

Seafood   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

Brisbane CBD

Just minutes from the heart of Brisbane’s CBD, George’s Paragon on Eagle Street Pier offers a seafood restaurant oasis perched beside the Brisbane River. Dine alfresco by the water’s edge as all manne...
Six Acres Restaurant

Six Acres Restaurant

Steak   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

Bowen Hills

Championing the fresh produce of Queensland in the state’s capital, find Six Acres Restaurant inside Rydges Hotel Fortitude Valley, boasting a prime location on Gregory Terrace. Spaciously set, this v...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Food Truck"
That Greek Truck

That Greek Truck

Greek   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Brisbane CBD

Brisbane foodies get their souvlaki fix from That Greek Truck, as it trundles around the city serving authentic fare like Yia-yia makes. Setting up at various venues, markets and festivals, this food ...
"Readers' Choice 2019 Winner"
Escape the day to day and spoil yourself at Ocean View Estates Winery and Restaurant in Dayboro. Set among flourishing vineyards and rolling hillsides, this sublime setting alone is reason enough to l...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Wine Bars"
Proud Henry

Proud Henry

   Opens at 4:00:PM

Fortitude Valley

Escape the hustle and bustle of Fortitude Valley and relax over a gin and tonic at Proud Henry on Wickham Street. High, pressed metal ceilings, a historic cellar and cosy courtyard offer a variety of ...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Regional"
Take the bite off lingering hunger at Gather and Feast on James Street in Caboolture. This fun and frisky café embraces a blue and white theme, with geometrical hanging lanterns adding to a bright and...
Osteria Epoca

Osteria Epoca

Italian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

Yeronga

Fresh, authentic Italian food made with love is on the menu at Osteria Epoca on Orontes Road in Yeronga. Timber beams and worn brick walls entice diners into this chic and cheerful restaurant, where r...
"2019 Readers' Choice - Greek"
Nostimo Restaurant Bar

Nostimo Restaurant Bar

Greek   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

South Brisbane

Deliciously Greek and deliciously new, Nostimo Restaurant Bar on Edmondstone Street transports diners to the Mediterranean from the heart of Brisbane. Featuring white rendered walls, cascading worry b...
When looking for something tasty along Racecourse Road, pop into The Little Persian Café in Hamilton. Beside an open kitchen with hanging plants and drop down bulbs, guests happily sit themselves in c...
"2019 Readers' Choice Winner: Coffee"
Preece's at the Jetty

Preece's at the Jetty

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:AM

Redcliffe

For casual waterfront dining in Redcliffe, take to Preece’s at the Jetty. Warm and welcoming, Preece’s compact alfresco area allows guests to soak up scenic views out to Moreton Bay, while a smart, tr...
Gerard's Bar Charcuterie

Gerard's Bar Charcuterie

Spanish   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Fortitude Valley

A hidden gem just off James Street, away from the hustle of stylish Fortitude Valley, Gerard’s Bar Charcuterie beckons for a drink and fare to share. Inspired by tapas bars found in the back alleys of...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Pub Food"
Brewhouse Brisbane

Brewhouse Brisbane

Pub Food   $$$$$   Opens at 10:00:AM

Woolloongabba

Munich has its beer halls - Woolloongabba has Brewhouse Brisbane on Stanley Street. Visitors to this local favourite can expect a lot more than superbly crafted beer from Queensland’s most awarded mic...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Vietnamese"
Verandah on Racecourse

Verandah on Racecourse

Vietnamese   $$$$$   Opens at 7:00:AM

Hamilton

Expect food straight from the heart and homeland at Verandah on Racecourse in Hamilton. This contemporary Australian-Vietnamese fusion restaurant on Racecourse Road, brings with it the story of a fami...
"2019 Readers' Choice - Chinese"
Leon Chinese Restaurant

Leon Chinese Restaurant

Chinese   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Lutwyche

A long established and well-known player in Brisbane’s Chinese restaurant scene, Leon Chinese Restaurant in Lutwyche has delighted happy diners since 1986. Relaxed, intimately lit surroundings enriche...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Japanese"
Shinbashi Yakiniku

Shinbashi Yakiniku

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:PM

Underwood

Shinbashi Yakiniku brings the fun interactive nature of a Japanese-style barbeque grill to Underwood. Situated on Logan Road, this cheerful eatery offers a dining experience and entertainment in one –...
"2019 Readers' Choice Award"
Brisbane pop-up restaurant Black Ox Dining brings a paddock to plate philosophy to their degustation dinner fare. With a semi-permanent location at Paddington Substation on Enoggera Terrace, Black Ox ...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Bistro"
Waters Edge Bistro

Waters Edge Bistro

Bistro   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Macleay Island

As dusk settles and the orange-pink hue of evening light plays across the waters, Club Macleay’s award-winning Waters Edge Bistro makes for a pleasant place to relax and admire the spectacle. Located ...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Regional"
Club Southside

Club Southside

   Opens at 9:00:AM

Upper Mount Gravatt

Conveniently situated in the heart of Upper Mt Gravatt, Club Southside is a newly renovated venue open from morning until late 7 days a week. Members and visitors can enjoy a wealth of modern faciliti...