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Olio Cafe & Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , Mediterranean
Grey Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
3010 5559
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (3 reviews)
“beef cheeks” (4 reviews)
Opens in 6 min
All hours
Cafe, Australian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Grey Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On a whim we decided to eat at this Cafe and Bar before attending the Performing Arts Centre. Without a booking but being early we were able to secure a seat and were well looked after by several staff members. The one course we ate...More

Thank BarbaraNorthcott
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service friendly, but slow. Coffee was below par and much better coffee only a short walk away, if you have time.

Thank Rock_Hoppin
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Went for afternoon tea, was welcomed, served with a smile. Pastries are delicious and freshly made. Reasonably priced. Teenage daughter loves their rolls anytime of the day.

Thank Allison C
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a breakfast... staff did not listen to my order - I asked for one egg and one slice of toast and got two of each as per the menu. Now I know I paid for two of each and the menu says...More

Thank Zippy6666
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Located inside the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, the place had decent food at reasonable prices. The pumpkin arancini were nice and the salad was filling if a tad salty with no dressing.

Thank PerthTraveller38
Reviewed 8 September 2017

There were five of us for a mid-evening meal so we grazed on tapas. Excellent combinations on the hot and cold tapas platters and very tasty. Good selection of wine.

Thank Ian44866
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Ate here prior to seeing a show at QPAC. The waiter was aware of show timings and asked if we were attending as it was due to start about an hour after we walked in, very friendly and attentive service. We had the fish of...More

Thank Rach_L72
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here pre-show. Fish and chips and steak sandwich. So, nothing too flash and the meals were that - nothing too flash - passable. Slow service unfortunately also. $20 for each meal seemed a tad high also, but I guess expected due to the...More

Thank BuildThisLove
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We had breakfast here and it was good. Nothing special, but nothing to complain about either! They don't do poached eggs, which surprised me.

Thank Family464
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We had enjoyed a meal here many years ago, so decided to try it again. We were not disappointed. The battered cod and chips with a yummy unusual coleslaw was very good. Our guest had ricotta and spinach malfatti which looked fantastic and she said...More

1  Thank Janice C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 23
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grey Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: 3010 5559
  • E-mail
Olio provides an eclectic Mediterranean inspired cuisine tethered together with a modern Australian twist.
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