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Brisbane's Most Popular Bars of 2018

The rooftop bars, themed hangouts, old-school pubs and cosy courtyards you flocked to this year.
By Concrete Playground
December 30, 2018
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    Brisbane's Most Popular Bars of 2018

    The rooftop bars, themed hangouts, old-school pubs and cosy courtyards you flocked to this year.
    By Concrete Playground
    December 30, 2018
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      • AT SIXES AND SEVENS

        The young trendy sister to Cru Bar, has both style and substance.

      • THE CLOAKROOM BAR

        Head down the laneway and look for the doorman under the fire escape.

      • BAVARIAN BIER CAFE

        Weissbier, weiner schnitzel and wonderful views over the river.

      • THE JUNK BAR

        Having opened in mid-2010, The Junk Bar in Ashgrove is a little suburban oasis where patrons can enjoy exotic beverages in a darkly lit and ambient corner bar.

      • RIVERLAND

        Snack on street food and crack a brew while taking in some of the best views of the river.

      • THE END

        Never has the saying 'good things come in small packages' rung truer than at West End's latest boutique bar, The End.

      • JESSIE'S GIRL

        Don’t worry, we can’t stop singing the song either.

      • CHOP CHOP CHANG'S

        A canteen-style space for gathering some pals and sharing in the many delights available.

      • THE TERRACE

        A rooftop bar and dining terrace atop South Bank's Emporium Hotel.

      • COVENT GARDEN WEST END

        Sample gins from around the world at this West End bar.

      • THE BOOM BOOM ROOM

        An underground CBD bar located in a heritage-listed former bank.

      • SAKE RESTAURANT AND BAR

        Dining at Saké is all about choice. Where to sit? How to order? What to eat? What to drink? Choice is usually a good a thing, it means you don’t have to settle.

      • HOLEY MOLEY GOLF CLUB

        Putt off a turntable, in a bathroom, through a gym, around creepy, creepy clowns, down a tenpin bowling lane and past the Nine Iron Throne.

      • LITTLE BIG HOUSE

        Belt out karaoke and drink beer in a renovated police station.

      • HANAICHI SUSHI BAR + DINING

        Serving up all-you-can-eat sushi and shabu shabu every night of the week.

      • SIXTEEN ANTLERS

        A new rooftop bar in the Brisbane CBD.

      • ELIXIR ROOFTOP BAR

        Brisbane is a great place to be outside; may rooftop bars like this reign.

      • SAZERAC

        A boring ol' hotel gym is now a high-flying rooftop bar — 30 storeys up.

      • LENNONS POOL TERRACE & BAR AT NEXT HOTEL

        Lennons Pool Terrace & Bar is a breath of fresh air (literally) when it comes to the Brisbane bar scene.

      • NETHERWORLD

        Brisbane's retro arcade and board game bar.

      • 1889 ENOTECA

        ‘Enoteca’ translates as ‘wine library’, and wine can be seen everywhere — from the hundreds of empty bottles making up the decor to the full ones ready for drinking.

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