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Motion Bar & Grill

515 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3303 8034
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 22:30All hours
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
515 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been to this restaurant on multiple occasions and have always been impressed with the food. Very consistent and the sticky date pudding is delicious. Equally important is the fantastic staff. Tommy and Michael are always very warm and welcoming, the restaurant would not...More

Thank Reuben T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were greet by a friendly staff named Tommy. He looked after us very well with whole dining experience. Chief was even approached us to seek feedback on the dishes. Very friendly environment, and family friendly. Would return again.

Thank Sylvia B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had Atlantic Salmon and the pork belly. Both were dissapointing. Bassically a chunk of meat / fish shoved on a julien of something on a big black plate with no vegetables. For 30.00 for a main I was expecting more, especially at a pub...More

Thank Jooolzter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying in the Marriott which is quite a nice hotel for Brisbane but dinner here was disappointing. Ordered a striploin steak for $36 along with oven baked vegetables and a side of fries. Vegetables were still hard, fries were chunky and obviously frozen and steak...More

Thank JOHN P
BrisManagement, Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your dining experience. I am of course most certainly disappointed to read of your feedback and apologise that your meal was far from exceptional. We hope we have the opportunity to welcome...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the hotel and service in the hotel is excellent the same is not quite applicable to the Motion Bar and Grill. They appeared understaffed and could not get to all customers in timely manner. the hostess was helping the wait staff and she was...More

Thank vahehg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought the Motion Bar and Grill would be good as we have eaten in house many times during our stays in the past, but I came away very disappointed. The chicken pate I ordered looked like a sloppy pink mess, though it tasted alright....More

Thank Roalja
BrisManagement, Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your loyalty to our hotel. I sincerely apologise that your dining experience on this occasion was not to standard. Our a la carte menu regularly receives such positive reviews and I am sorry that we have fallen short this time....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had breakfast and dinner here both days of our stay because both the food and the service were so good.

Thank Jazmine M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the seafood buffet on Christmas Eve and it was perfect. Crabs were the best ever and everything so fresh. Motion at Marriott put on less options than other marriotts such as citrique on the Gold Coast but they do fewer options amazingly well....More

Thank NBrisbane
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A magnificent meal enjoyed by all the family. Lamb, Salmon, Pork and Steak all cooked superbly, Cab Sav devine, service excellent.

Thank Charles W
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Drinks waiting as soon as we walked in, even though we were only there 2 nights! Would go back again, just for the great service. Thanks Michael, Odette, Toshina and Tommy Lee!More

Thank mpbmotel
BrisManagement, Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review following your recent stay with us. We will be sure to pass your comments onto Michael, Odette, Toshina and Tommy - thank you. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
06:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3303 8034
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As part of Brisbane Marriott’s multi-million dollar refurbishment project, Motion Bar & Grill is a new city destination restaurant in Uptown Precinct, The City. The restaurant features multiple dining locations including: luxurious booths, Chef’s Grill Table, high set tables in the stylish M Bar, a street side coffee bar and the soon to be opened M Deck with alfresco dining and river views. Head Chef Peter Iwanczyk has crafted a menu that centres around The Grill, focusing on regional produce. The restaurant will be open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and will be the home of Brisbane Marriott’s renowned High Tea.
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