Frog's Hollow Saloon

Brisbane CBD

Frog's Hollow Saloon is a stunning 12-metre whisky bar nestled on the upper floor of the heritage-listed John Reid & Nephews building in Brisbane City.

The bar takes its name from the district of Brisbane near the City Botanic Gardens, what was originally known as Frogs Hollow.*

Frog's Hollow Saloon, Brisbane

The century-old warehouse retains features of a bygone Brisbane era, with the original floorboards, brick work, double sash windows and recycled timber adding to the saloon ambience.

Frog's Hollow Saloon, Brisbane

The bar-centric venue is designed to encourage a relaxed and homey interaction between patrons and staff in true old-fashioned style.

Frog's Hollow Saloon, Brisbane

Frog’s Hollow booze selection is run by Thiago Silva, formerly part of the team at Black Pearl, Captain Melville, and Mjolnir. As well as a large selection of whisky with a focus on independently bottled labels, there's a rotating selection of beers (such as Guinness and XXXX Gold on tap), a fun and fresh selection of cocktails, and a selective wine list favouring Australian producers.

Frog's Hollow Saloon, Brisbane

The bar's delicious and simply balanced cocktails focus on being a small twist of the great classics, such as the Grimes & Petty - a twist on a classic Boulevardier, this delectable concoction is made with Makers Mark bourbon, Mr Black coffee liqueuer, Sweet Vermouth, and Orange Bitters.

Frog's Hollow Saloon Brisbane City

Though the Frog's Hollow's back bar focuses on independently bottled whiskies, the menu involves maps that walk the guest through the regions of Scotch Whisky and what the team are drinking. That way, patrons can have a good look through the menu or simply just jump straight to the drams that the super experienced team of barkeeps like to throw back.

* In the convict days the area down in the vicinity of Alice St was a mangrove swamp known as Frog’s Hollow, through which a small creek ran on its way to the Alice St Ferry. Late the 19th century and early 20th century the area became a grungy red light warehouse district (with some warehouses still remaining) which retained the name of Frogs Hollow.

Frog's Hollow Saloon

26 Charlotte St

Brisbane CBD

Opening hours

Map

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Pack your mince pies & Christmas spirits – The Kransky Sisters are coming to town!
An all ages singing, dancing, magic, circus show spectacular
Make Fridays pop with blushing rosés & sparkling champagnes
Enjoy these enchanting concerts in the heritage-listed High Church
Coming to South Bank with a host of free, fun Christmas activities
A nostalgic celebration of Christmas magic for the whole family
Christmas Cinema returns to South Bank this holiday season
Experience a Christmas lights display afloat this year
Welcome in 2023 at Lina's exclusive NYE soirée
EDITOR'S PICK

Christmas in Brisbane

Get into the Christmas spirit this year with these 8 must-do festive events and activities for all ages across Brisbane City
Christmas in Brisbane
MUST DO

Northshore Christmas Boat Parade

Experience a Christmas lights display afloat when the Brisbane River lights up with a glittering cavalcade of illuminated boats
Northshore Christmas Boat Parade
THIS WEEKEND

Top Things to Do Dec 9-11

From Christmas carols, concerts, lights and parades and Jimeoin live to a glam new wine bar, some top things to do this weekend
This Weekend Dec 9-11
SUMMER GETAWAY

Sofitel Gold Coast Broadbeach

Take the break you truly need during this holiday season and enjoy summer in the heart of Broadbeach
Summer at Sofitel Gold Coast
MUST SEE

Government House Christmas Lights

Christmas Lights are back on at Government House with a spectacular display that is open to the public nightly for free
Government House Christmas Lights
SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

December Guide

Looking for fun things to do with the kids this December? From Christmas Putt Putt and pantomimes to fantastic kids shows & activities
December School Holiday Guide 2022
EDITOR'S PICK FOR KIDS

Room on the Broom

Adapted from the much-loved picture book, Room on the Broom will cast a spell on young audiences when it flies in to Brisbane
Room on the Broom
NEW YEAR'S EVE

Brisbane NYE 2022 Guide

The best parties, events, cruises, concerts in Brisbane to end 2022 with a bang
New Year's Eve 2022
FESTIVE FUN

Christmas Putt Putt

Get into the festive spirit with the whole family at Victoria Park's special Christmas-themed Putt Putt course
Christmas Putt Putt
HOLIDAY FUN

Iceworld

Get your skates on and hit the ice these school holidays at one of Brisbane's epic Olympic ice rinks
Iceworld
HAMILTON arrives in Brisbane this January!
CONTENT RESUMES ON SCROLL
ADVERTISEMENT