Jak + Hill

Spring Hill

JAK + HILL HAS CLOSED IN 2020.

Jak + Hill is Spring Hill’s hidden oasis of cool – an industrial chic café, bar and restaurant carved out of a parking garage in leafy Astor Tce.

For lucky guests who stay at the attached uber funky hotel The Punthill, Jak + Hill is their day and night go-to for coffee, breakfast, lunch, dinner, a gourmet snack and after work or late night drink. In fact the Hill in Jak + Hill comes from The Punthill and the JAK is a combination of the owners'(james & Alisha) initials.

Jak + Hill Spring Hill common counter inside restaurant

But you don’t have to be staying at the hotel or anywhere nearby to warrant a foray to Jak + Hill because it’s a foodie’s destination unto itself. On the menu are simple no-fuss meals that are brilliantly executed by chef and part-owner James who is a recent arrival from Melbourne.

Jak + Hill Spring Hill

Breakfast, which is served every day until 3 consists of light but scrummy dishes like warmed organic porridge, home made corn fritters, BLAT breakfast roll or eggs any which way with extras.

Jak + Hill Spring Hill tuna nicoise salad

Lunch, which starts at 12 and carries on till close includes some of the best salads we’ve had anywhere: try the tuna nicoise or the roasted vegetable salad (with cous cous, toasted nuts, mint and fetta) otherwise there are baguettes, daily tarts and burgers.

Jak + Hill Spring Hill kitchen counter

Dinner, which is available from 6 is equally divine with dishes such as crispy fish and chips, spiced zucchini fritters and the highly recommended Meatball Bruschetta on sourdough with Napoli sauce, parmesan cheese and basil.

Jak + Hill Spring Hill meatball plate

Dessert gets and honourable mention too, especially their signature Eton Mess - a dreamy whirl of meringue berry compote with cream and Persian ferry floss.

Jak + Hill Spring Hill fairy floss dessert plate

As well as a fine casual restaurant/café Jak + Hill is a great place to drop in for a well-made Allpress coffee, Teadrop tea and something delicious from the counter, with baked treats from Creative Crusts or gluten free sweet stuff from local gal Amazing Graze.

Otherwise stop by for a cool beer, cider, refreshing fruity mocktail or varietal wine by the glass or bottle. And still on the cards are some summertime fruit-infused  house cocktails.

Jak + Hill Spring Hill mocktail in a jug

Worth noting: Jak + Hill has a small growing catering arm and is on tap to cater functions at the Green Room conference centre at The Punthill.

*Menu items may have changed since our visit.

A full list of the best restaurants in Spring Hill HERE

More of the best things to do and see in Spring Hill HERE

Jak + Hill

40 Astor Tce

Spring Hill

Map

40 Astor Tce Spring Hill

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Moreton Bay’s Humpback Highway is open and so is Brisbane’s best Whale Watching
Circa’s Carnival of the Animals returns to QPAC
Brisbane's getting an epic cheese festival
Night of the Nerds is a very nerdy, variety game show
Spend Friday afternoon in a beautiful garden sipping rosé and champagne
The World Press Photo Exhibition returns to Brisbane
Enjoy an afternoon of free, live music at Roma Street Parkland
Experience Camerata's exceptional and innovative music-making
Enjoy a splendid picnic on Mother's Day at Government House
EDITOR'S PICK

Whale Watching Cruise

The humpback highway is officially open, and Tangalooma Island Resort’s Whale Watching Cruise is the place to be this whale watching season!
Tangalooma Island Resort Whale Watching Cruise
MUST DO

Winter School Holiday Guide

Check out this guide, with more than 20+ great shows, activities and events in and around Brisbane these June-July school holidays
June - July School Holidays
St Lucia Golf Links

Enchanted Movies

Hundred Acre Bar is hosting ‘Enchanted Movies’ on the lawn every Friday and Saturday night this school holiday
Enchanted Garden Mini Golf
THIS WEEKEND

Top Things to do Jun 24-26

From Dirty Dancing in concert, enchanted mini golf & Disney on Ice to a real 18th century English pub, some top things to do
This Weekend June 24-26
COMING UP

What's On in July 2022 in Brisbane

From cheese & medieval festivals, classic musicals and a popup magic bar to gorgeous bohemian & artisan markets
What's On in July 2022 in Brisbane
HOT AIR BALLOON RIDE

Floating Images

Up, up and away! Discover the magic of ballooning with Floating Images, Brisbane’s closest hot air balloon flights
Floating Images
The Sunshine Club
CONTENT RESUMES ON SCROLL
ADVERTISEMENT