Best Things to do in Hawthorne

The leafy charming riverside suburb of Hawthorne has a tree-lined street running through the middle with a smattering of cafes, restaurants, parkland, and a state-of-the-art cinema. Here's 10+ of the best things to do in this eastside gem:

Cartel Del Taco brings an authentic taste of Mexico City to Brisbane with traditional tacos, tequila cocktails and more
Taking coffee to a whole new level, this Hawthorne based café is serving all sorts of unique beverages that look like science experiments
One of a few historical Brisbane movie theatres still in operation, the Hawthorne Cinemas started life as The Roxy in 1922
Downtown Istanbul is a cool contemporary Turkish restaurant on a leafy corner of a lively little dining precinct
This fantastic gourmet deli, providore and fresh food market inhabits a century old garage on Hawthorne's leafy main street
Microlot Coffee House in Hawthorne is a charming, specialty coffee café offering filtered, single origin and a house blend
Hawthorne Deluxe Cinema is the glamorous 21st century sibling to the historic Hawthorne Cinema across the road.
A chic contemporary artisan gluten-free donut bakery and cafe located in leafy Hawthorne

The cosy trattoria is a traditional slice of Italy nestled on Hawthorne Road, where locals descend for their fix of pasta and pizzas

The fresh contemporary seafood market and fish'n'chippery is the east side's new go-to for quality seafood

This state of the art fully fenced playground resembles a big top circus with its striking coloured sails and is a haven for young children.

Image credits:

NODO - courtesy of NODO Facebook page

Marinara Restaurant - courtesy of Marinara Restaurant Facebook page

Hawthorne Seafood Markets - courtesy of Hawthorne Seafood Markets Facebook page

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