Brisbane Bars Reopened

for In house Dining

Here's 20+ cool Brisbane bars -  from rooftop, Irish, craft beer and wine bars to gastropubs, cocktail and Spanish laneway bars - that are open this weekend for eats and drinks. 

Note that strict social distancing will be in place and a max of 10 patrons per session, with some requiring a minimum spend and contact details of all customers are required by law to be taken. Be sure to book to avoid missing out. 

The popular family friendly Coorparoo gastropub is now open for bookings of 3 or more people on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
The historic West End hotel is opening its laneway for an exclusive Italian dining experience for 10 people at $59pp (includes Aperol spritz on arrival, apperitivo misto as a starter & wood-fired pizza)
The Canadian-inspired northside bar and eatery has reopened for 2 hour sessions of dining and drinking, with bookings being taken by phone, email and FB messaging
The super cool Valley bar is open for private dining for groups of 10, with exclusive use of the venue and personalized service, with bookings available across lunch and dinner Thursday to Sunday
Ascot's garden-pavilion style bar and restaurant on Racecourse Rd has reopened, with a new menu to accompany its cocktails, wine and beer. Bookings essential on 3123 7123
Maeve Wine Bar is an art deco Euro-style bar diner occupying the top floor of a heritage-listed bank
The Grange's cool sunken bar eatery is open again this weekend for up to 10 people with time slots of 2 hours from midday for delicious eats and drinks. Message them on FB for bookings
Oche is Brisbane's first dedicated darts bar in an old heritage-listed Fortitude Valley mill
The chic minimalist Valley wine bar is now open again for dining in while sipping their fine selection of wines, with bookings being taken for groups of up to 10 via their website
The Valley's favourite Irish bar is reopening for groups of 10 at a time to enjoy the Irish hospitality, food and drinks (with minimum spend) Message them on Facebook to find out about their packages
The charming old world Teneriffe bar is reopening from Saturday for eat & drink sessions for up to 10 people of 1.5 hrs throughout the day and into the evening, with bookings available on their website
The funky Spanish laneway bar is opening on Saturday from 12-5.30 for a conservas menu then 2 seatings of 10 patrons with a set menu from 5.30-8 and 8.30-late. Bookings are essential and a 20% deposit required
Everton Park's gorgeous Italian -inspired rooftop bar is open from 11am this Saturday for dining, with bookings up to 10 people per session. Bookings are essential
The Newstead wine bar and eatery is open for pre-booked sessions of up to 10 diners who can enjoy their delectable eats and premium drinks across Saturday and Sunday. Reservations essential
Woolloongabba's coolest gastropub is reopening its historic doors from this weekend for sessions with groups of up to 10 for lunch and dinner from Wednesday to Saturday. Bookings essential
The underground CBD bar will be opening Wednesday to Saturday (starting May 16th) for bookings of up to 10 people for 1.5 hour dine-in sessions of wine, cheese and charcuterie, with booking essential (no walk-ins)
The longtime Stones Corner bar eatery is opening from 11am-10pm on Saturday & Sunday, with plenty of space from the beer garden to front bar area to ensure social distancing. Bookings essential
The popular Paddo eatery/bar in the 19th century bakery will be re-opening from Saturday 16th for in-house dining (drinks can only be ordered with food) - check their FB page for updates
The tiny New Farm bar is re-opening for bookings (for food & drinks) up to 10 people on Saturday, with sessions of 1.5 hours from 12pm. Session booking times - 1pm, 3pm, 5pm, 7pm and 9pm, reservations essential
Petrie Terrace's popular craft beer bar is open from this weekend (Saturday 16th) with set 2 hour time slots for up to 10 customers to enjoy pizzas, burgers and beer
The funky cocktail bar in Woolloongabba's antique precinct is reopening on Friday and Saturday nights for dinner for up to 10 guests at a time. Bookings are essential
The Kenmore local is open this Sat night and after that Fri & Sat nights with 2 available time slots 5:30-6:45pm and 7-8:30pm. Minimum spend of $39pp per time slot, with table service - email them for bookings

And if that's not enough, a whole bunch of Brisbane's craft breweries have reopened too - check them out here

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Join Motorwagen for this intimate wine and dinner event
Boom Boom Room is re-opening as a Japanese-inspired restaurant/bar
Blush by Effervescence returns to historic Hanworth House in October
Circa is turning Sunday in New Farm Park on its head with free circus classes for all
Join comedian Mel Buttle for a much-needed night of comedy
Oktoberfest is coming to Cloudland
Learn to paint with this unique paranormal sip & paint experience
This drive-in concert is headlined by Russell Morris
A unique Mean Girls style high tea experience is coming to Brisbane

Neesh Bar

This charming old corner store is home to one of Brisbane's best value suburban eateries
Neesh Bar
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