There is plenty of room to sit down with your group and talk without having to yell, and plenty of space to relive your dancing days. A newly renovated marble interior greets you upon entry at The Embassy. For those who enjoy a casual gamble, take a peek downstairs at the gaming room, complete with an array of gaming machines and its own bar facilities. The bar is five-star with more than 100 kinds of bottles beers on offer along with 16 beers on tap. Wines, signature concoctions and hard liqueur drinks are also available. The extensive bar menu ensures that the most finicky of tastes are catered for. If not, nothing is too much to ask of the extremely friendly staff. Standard pub fare is available, with a few surprises like steaks and seafood platters.
Experience some of the best weekend party nights at the MET nightclub and entertainment center. This club is spread across three levels and has six bars decked with variety of drinks for late night revelers. Some of the top DJs and music artists have performed at this club, making this one of the most crowded and happening party houses in the city.
Occupying a large space on Ann Street in the Valley, The Beat Megaclub has been the city's longstanding fixture since it first opened in the early eighties. This trendy club is most well known for being a hit with the city's LGBT community, and comes alive every weekend with pulsating DJ grooves, drag shows, and whatnot. There's plenty of space for everyone in its multi-space environs, and those who fancy a drink or two can hit up any one of the seven bars that are housed within the club.
With the picturesque Story Bridge as a backdrop and positioned directly on the Brisbane River, Friday's has all aspects of a night out covered in one venue. The bar and grill are open from lunchtime everyday and the music goes till late. With two separate rooms, you can choose the latest dance grooves or check out some of Brisbane's premier live bands pumping out some rock classics. The large outdoor area makes it easy to have a conversation without losing your voice.
Established more than a century ago, the décor at the Breakfast Creek Hotel may not be turn-of-the-millennium, but the quaint Spanish feel is sufficient to supplement the mouth-watering menu. The outdoor eating area is dimly illuminated and many a candlelit dinner takes place at the popular steakhouse. Widely acknowledged as the best place for steaks in Brisbane, the Breakfast Creek Hotel serves up the juiciest, most tantalizing food, clubbed with chilled beer in their beer garden just the way it's supposed to be.
The Scratch Bar in Brisbane is very popular among working professionals and youngsters in the city because of their brilliant offers on beer. The bar aims to create an atmosphere of relaxed drinking, minus any pretentious attitude. You will love the rustic ambiance and the creative posters on the walls. Besides, the happy hours ensure that drinking here is easy-on-pocket. Stop in for a nice beer and some starters and make a day of it!
What's better than a place that serves a burger? A place that makes sumptuous burgers and crafts its own beer. If you love burger and beer, Fritzenberger is the place to be. It doubles up as a brewhouse and serves freshly, brewed in-house beers along with meaty, delectable burgers. The interiors are rustic with wooden decor and huge stainless steel brewing tanks occupying the vast space. Their signature Fritzen Burger loaded with beef, aged cheddar, and house-made fritzen sauce makes for an extremely popular preference and is fast selling. Alternatively, their Pulled Pork Burger Fish Burger should not be missed on. Chose from the wide range of craft beers and dig into your greasy meal.
Can you keep a secret is a unique spot that is both a vintage shop and a lounge bar. It has a lovely ambiance and unique environment that has made it one of the most interesting spots to visit in the city. Locals and tourists both flock to visit this store to savor some delicious drinks and food while perusing through their shelves. Find charming curios, vintage apparel and bric-a-brac, among other things.
John Mills Himself, bar and cafe is named after the iconic heritage listed building built in 1917. The new tenants now include Archives Fine Book, Street Food Australia, The Australian Koala Foundation and Bunker Coffee to name a few. The place offers refreshing break with its splendid coffees and delicious cocktails. The bar encourages small business by strictly offering Australian beers and alcohol. The rustic yet contemporary interiors of the bar creates a relaxing ambiance perfect for a casual hangout. The mysterious location of the bar is sure to add to the excitement of visiting a historical site.
Found right in the center of Brisbane’s CBD is Doo-Bop, a restaurant and jazz bar which is recognized as one of Brisbane’s finest live music venues. This place has managed to strike a chord with people who love good food and jazz music. While the restaurant is located on the ground, it is the basement which attracts people as it is the venue of live performance. This place also houses a completely refurbished piano which dates back to 1955. Doo-Bop is so popular that it serves a venue for more than eighty live performances every month. To add flavor to the mood, the bar serves its patrons a large variety of Tapas dishes. Pay a visit to this slick jazz bar to enjoy a live musical performance and a truly memorable night.