Cool Restaurants in Brisbane

From gorgeous Fortitude Valley favourites through to the best of Brisbane City Centre, we're bringing you the cooler than cool restaurants that you'd be silly to miss. Whether it's a date night, a catch-up night, or a night on the tiles, check out our guide to dining out in the city, perfect for those ready to get a full face of flavour.

Last updated on 26th April 2021


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Some restaurants promise a dining experience, but it's Joy that actually delivers. With space for no more than 10 diners, not only is this Fortitude Valley fave an intimate dining event, its menu is elegant and artisitic, as Japan meets Australia.

A pizza restaurant with views? We've got you covered, and covered means Otto. Not only does this Italian favourite present you with gorgeous city skyline views come day or night, their menu of pasta, slices and squid are all put together using the best in Aussie produce.