Brisbane's Best Booths

Be it a night for blossoming romance or catch-up bevies with friends, you can’t go past a luscious booth to get the party started.

Here’s our pick of some of Brisbane’s top restaurants and bars with booths, from rooftop to underground, and cosy nooks in between:

A stunning subterranean bar inspired by the glamorous 1920's speakeasy bars of old Shanghai
Donna Chang is a stunningly beautiful fine dining Chinese restaurant inside one of Brisbane’s most magnificent heritage buildings
This ambient underground eatery and bar is located down Rowes Lane, beneath the historic Rowes building
Cielo Rooftop Bar brings chic Italian coastal vibes and sweeping views to its perch above Brunswick Street
Savile Row is a hidden Valley treasure that is one of Brisbane’s best bars - an opulent speakeasy-style vintage lounge bar
Cloudland is a one of the Valley's most stunning venues, complete with hanging gardens, luxury booths and
Mad Men meets James Bond at Ada Lane's stunning world class restaurant and bar
The Mermaid Lounge is a little grotto of sea-faring fantasy tucked away in an upstairs gallery of Lefty’s Music Hall
Brisbane Distillery has expanded to create a stunning warehouse cocktail bar next door
Occupying a prime rooftop location, with sweeping 270 degree views of the city, Story Bridge, Mt Coot-tha
A splendid bespoke cocktail bar in the stunningly converted base of a heritage multi-level warehouse
Il Verde is a little slice of Italy nestled along King Street dining precinct, dishing up authentic Italian fare
Persone is an upmarket Italian restaurant and bar in Brisbane Quarter, with stunning dress circle views of QPAC and South Bank
Dine within an old-world Brisbane Tram at Mr Badgers, a European inspired deli cafe & bar in Woolloongabba
Blind Tiger is a fabulous vintage-inspired bar that transports visitors to times gone by
Moda Tapas Brase Bar is Brisbane’s best tapas bar/eatery, occupying the stunning heritage-listed police stables
Brooklyn Standard is Brisbane’s coolest basement bar - a dim-lit brick cellar accessed by a secret laneway door, where live music acts and bands play nightly to an eclectic crowd.
A colourful Mexican cantina and beer garden occupying a grand heritage-listed building
This glamorous Japanese restaurant and bar in Fortitude Valley has a secret night club out back
Stanton is a casual, chic restaurant and bar in a luxurious setting overlooking Queen Street Mall
This stunning hot pink restaurant bar with secret jungle room is the go-to for Thai street food and luscious cocktails
Walter’s Steakhouse serves up premium, dry aged sizzling steak in a charming, old-world setting in Brisbane’s Old Mineral House
Lefty's Music Hall is like a lavish honky tonk saloon meets bordello beamed up from the deep south of 19th century America
Death & Taxes is a gorgeous old-world cocktail lounge and wine bar hidden away in Brisbane's oldest laneway
Les Bubbles is the happening steakhouse brasserie reincarnation of one of the Fitzgerald enquiry’s most notorious Fortitude Valley venues
A glamorous old world bar and grill located in the ground floor of heritage-listed Rothwells building
Lina Rooftop is a jaw-dropping beach club style rooftop bar/restaurant with infinity pool and sweeping views

Booths are popular, so make sure you plan your night out and book in advance!

By Danella Perrins

Still thirsty for more suggestions on where to book a table for a night out in Brisbane, head to our comprehensive Eat & Drink section HERE! Cheers!

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