Working 9-to-5 is definitely not a way to make a living, without some reward. Trust us, it’s thirsty (and hungry) work. Never fear, we’ve rounded up a list of some of South Bank’s best catch up haunts to kick back at after work.
1. Stokebar Q
Want to impress your friends with the best view in Brisbane? Look no further than Stokebar Q! Take a spot along the rivers edge and enjoy a glass of wine, paired with an epic selection of cheeses, in cushion comfort. We’re sold.
2. Brooklyn Depot
If you’re looking for top shelf cocktails and downtown American vibes, Brooklyn Depot is your new hangout. Think: cocktails served in teapots, paired with mouth-watering burgers to match. Yep, you’ll find us here.
3. Barbossa Bar & Bottle Shop
Not only just an epic bar, Barbossa is also an extension of its bottle shop housing an awesome range of beverages. If you’re looking for somewhere with chill vibes and an epic food and drinks list, you’ll be in luck here.
4. Munich Brauhaus
Munich’s eye-catching bar boasts 17 draught biers, including pure Bavarian biers and an extensive list of craft brews to pair with your pretzels. So, if you and the crew are a fan of some brews and German eats, Munich Brauhaus is the place for you all.
5. The Sangria Bar
Who needs an excuse to drink sangria? Located next to its sister restaurant, Ole, The Sangria Bar’s seven sangria varieties celebrate the excitement that this signature Spanish drink stirs up. Need a little nosh to soak up the sangria? Fear not, The Sangria Bar also has nibbles and small dishes to share.
6. Hop & Pickle
Kick back with funky vibes at Hop & Pickle with a craft brew paired with mozzarella sticks. Don’t get too relaxed though, because when the trivia begins, you’re going to want to have the best mental game STAT – hello, trivia prizes!
7. Next Door Kitchen and Bar
A Little Stanley Street fave, Next Door Kitchen and Bar are renowned for their striking cocktails and to-die-for starters, including grilled haloumi and salt and pepper dusted calamari. Grab your work bestie, you’re both in for a treat!
8. South Bank Beer Garden
Espresso Martini’s on tap? Yep, that’s a thing at South Bank Beer Garden! Enjoy one of the many delicious cocktails on offer, teamed with a trio of dips and toasted Turkish bread as you overlook South Bank’s beautiful beach… we’re not drooling, you are!
9. The Jetty
One of the best places to people-watch at River Quay as we wind down with a lemon martini in hand is The Jetty. We highly suggest coupling this with The Jetty’s grazing board, filled to the brim with pickles, cold cuts, olives and breads. Yum!
10. Tippler’s Tap
While Tippler’s Tap are notorious for their local beers on tap, they also serve up an amazing range of bites to ease you after the working week. Think: onion rings, fried sour pickle and crumbed mushrooms. Um, yes please!
What are you waiting for? Grab your work gang and enjoy!