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The Brasserie on the River

) #924 of 3,398 Restaurants in Brisbane ₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Cnr Edward & Margaret Streets, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3221 1999
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good24%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
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“seafood” (47 reviews)
“mussels” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Cnr Edward & Margaret Streets, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

I like this restaurant. Very romantic when you dinner with your couple. You can view the exotic brisbane bridge. But, nothing special for all menu. This is just my opinion. Over all, this is a good restaurant for your romantic dinner or for your family...More

Thank korniawanp
Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot fault the service levels - definitely the highlight of the night. Unfortunately though I cannot rate the venue or food anything more than average, and certainly not at a level of elegance that you associate Stamford with. I don't eat seafood and although...More

Thank goodluk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff and atmosphere were fantastic the seafood selection also lovely what let the whole experience down was the presentation of the roast selection and the dessert selection was really poor and ice cream scoops floating in soupy water I was expecting a four star...More

Thank FeeJShanahan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at The Stamford Plaza overnight so we ate here twice. Once for the Buffet Seafood Dinner sitting inside and once for the Buffet Breakfast siting outside. The Seafood Buffet that my husband enjoyed was mainly due to the freshness of the Coffin Bay...More

Thank Zezz
Claire W, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this review

Hello Zezz, Thank you for taking the time to review The Brasserie on the River. The restaurant take feedback very seriously, and your comments about the seafood buffet will be passed on and discussed and investigated at length. The breakfast buffet is a popular destination...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for the Easter Sunday buffet lunch. It was fantastic. The service was exceptional. The staff were friendly and professional. Our water was always full and our plates were taken away promptly. The staff running the children's Easter activities did a fantastic job of...More

Thank Angela R
Claire W, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this review

Hello Angela R, Thank you for taking the time to review The Brasserie on the River. Happy Easter to you and your family, we are so happy to read that it was such an egg-celent day! Our team of chefs work hard to source the...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

A very pleasant way to enjoy a Sunday lunch buffet seated in comfortable cool surroundings with a view of the Brisbane river from the Brasserie restaurant. Service was quick, efficient and attentive from the time we entered the restaurant. Seafood selection consisted of oysters, prawns...More

Thank Margaret B
Claire W, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this review

Hello Margaret B, Thank you for taking the time to review The Brasserie on the River. We are so pleased that your recent Sunday lunch was so enjoyable! Our dedicated service staff work hard to deliver 5 star service at a pace that keeps up...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017

We went for lunch 9/3/17 as a couple. We waited quite awhile at the desk to be seated. We had a lovely table outside which had great views. If it wasn't for the view, I would rate it lower. The seafood buffet was somewhat disappointing....More

Thank Karen874
Claire W, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this review

Hello Karen874, Thank you for taking the time to review The Brasserie on the River. We are sorry to hear that your wait to be seated was so long, our service staff take this duty very seriously and always try to have guests seated as...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017

We have dined here many times and each time it is great. Whether you sit outside beside the river or inside it is still a beautiful setting. This time it was the service that was so remarkable I had to comment. From being greeted on...More

Thank Barbara L
Claire W, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this review

Hello Barbara L, Thank you for taking the time to review The Brasserie on the River. Our team were so pleased to read that your recent visit was so memorable. Our wait staff take service standards very seriously, and are always looking to exceed guest...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

After a fun night at Adele my friend booked a table for breakfast. The venue is tired but the view is lovely. We sat riverside and enjoyed the view. That is where it ended. The food was lack luster as were the staff. When I...More

Thank Haggiscat
Claire W, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this review

Hello Haggiscat, Thank you for taking the time to review The Brasserie on the River. We hope you enjoyed Adele and the river views while you had breakfast. I am sorry to hear that you were met with hostility in the restaurant, I can assure...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017

Very pleasant lunch with friends (6 people). We opted to sit inside in the air conditioning and were seated at a lovely table near the window with views of the river. A great location. The buffet was well presented and the quality of the seafood...More

1  Thank LEO O
Claire W, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this review

Hello LEO O, Thank you for taking the time to review The Brasserie on the River. February was certainly a hot month and we're glad you could seek refuge in the cool air condition restaurant! Our team of chefs are always looking for fresh new...More

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TeghanR
What is the dress code for Saturday night Seafood Buffet? Are high-heeled shoes acceptable, or will there be tourists around me wearing sand shoes?
13 May 2015|
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Response from Annielec01 | Reviewed this property |
Tho rated 5*, the majority around us dining were dressed casual, so wear what you feel is comfortable and appropriate for you when dining out. I felt the indoor as well as outdoor dining area did not give me the feel of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Edward & Margaret Streets, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3221 1999
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