Best Brisbane CBD Restaurants

More than just a bustling business district, the city centre is awash with fantastic places to eat and drink. Among the skyscrapers and office blocks, you'll find world-class chefs showing off their skills. So that you can enjoy all that this area has to offer, we've created a guide to the best restaurants in Brisbane CBD, from Italian eateries with riverside views to slinky Chinese hotspots.

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Otto couples gorgeous, elegant interiors with mesmerising vistas of the river, and is one of the best Italian restaurants in Brisbane CBD. It knocks up an enticing menu of European bites made with premium Aussie produce, including handcrafted pasta and succulent steaks.

Fat Noodle

Run by celebrity chef Luke Nguyen, this is one of the best Asian restaurants in Brisbane CBD, showcasing a menu inspired by flavours from across the east of the continent. While in the slick, stylish surrounds of Fat Noodle, slurp up the 20-hour pho noodles, which have gained legendary status, and warming laksas.