Brisbane's Best Northside Bars

Brisbane's northern suburbs are scattered with some convivial and unique bars, from funky microbreweries to retro rooftop and old world Spanish behind a butcher's shop. Here's 10 of the best:


Small batch beer and spirits are the crowd favorites at Alderley's local. The Ploughman Board or Deluxe Cheese Board is an ideal accompaniment to any beverage in this community-minded watering hole...more

The Village Social

This little boutique bar in Nundah, features exposed brickwork and a New York-inspired cocktail list. Share a plate of tapas or pizza while enjoying trivia night, comedy night or live music every Friday, Saturday and Sunday...more

All Inn Brewing Co

Both the brewery and the beer at All Inn Brewing Co are handcrafted with a sustainable theme. They have a regular line up of food trucks and live entertainment to keep the atmosphere fresh and tempting...more

Brendale Brewing Co

The sample pallet is a great introduction to the beer selection at Brendale Brewing Co. Play darts, pool or video games in this relaxed warehouse space fitted with pallet themed furnishings...more 

Pint-sized Craft Bar

With over ten locally brewed beers on tap and a wide range of craft bottled beers, Pint Sized Craft Bar in Clayfield, is the perfect place to meet friends and enjoy a hearty burger and chips...more

The Stables

Conveniently located on Racecourse Road, The Stables is a logical place to stop in pre or post races. The seasonal pub-style meals compliment the boutique beer selection which ranges from fast-track (low alcohol) to slow-track (high alcohol)...more

Fitz & Potts 

Fitz & Potts is a vintage, Tiki-style bar in Nundah. There are boutique beers, artisan cocktails and a range of micro-brewed beers on tap, with plenty of nibbles to sample on the side...more


Pass through The Albion Butchery to find this hidden Spanish-inspired wonder. The menu features share plates and tapas as well as over 80 Australian and Spanish wines...more

Sasquatch Bar

Craft beer and charcoal grill combine with décor inspired by the Canadian Rockies at Sasquatch in Chermside. There serve eight beers on tap, twenty bottled beers and a full selection of spirits...more

Workshop 14

Hamilton Harbour's Workshop 14 has a wide range of drinks on offer. Opt for the Share Platter or pizza to enjoy alongside a classic cocktail or craft beer on tap...more

Top Things To Do In Brisbane This Week

Don't miss Brisbane's biggest and best ladies shoe sale
Revisit Captain James Cook's arrival in the Pacific 250 years ago
The Big Band Cabaret Dinner & Show returns to Cloudland
The Home Collective Market is a must-visit for the home & garden lover
Share an evening with Julia Gillard as she discusses Women and Leadership
Take a tour and traditional Japanese tea ceremony
Join this lively online discussion between siblings, Benjamin & Tammy Law
The classic board game Cluedo comes to life at Baedeker Bar

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