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Harveys

#213 of 3,362 Restaurants in Brisbane
Certificate of Excellence
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U 4 31 James St, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
+61 7 3852 3700
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07:00 - 23:30
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 07:30 - 03:00
Tue - Sat 07:00 - 23:30
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is one of Brisbane institutions. It's great for breakfast with good prices and accompanied by good coffee!

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Thank Lenny S
Australia
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Another Brissy institution and always delivers. The grass fed eye fillet is a highlight, one of Brisbane's best steaks. Well done folks!

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Thank A_and_D_Abroad
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We quite often go to Harvey's for dinner before a movie and usually find the service and food of good quality and service. But unfortunately our last experience found us a bit wanting. We waited for ages for the waiter to come back to take our drink order and then although the food was very tasty the quantity has shrunk... More 

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Thank Susan F
Gold Coast, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an amazing restaurant with a great menu something to suit everyone. The wine list is extensive and the water was knowledge with suggestions. We were not disappointed.

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Thank GayliaGriffiths
Brisbane
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Despite the cafe not being busy, the waiter REFUSED to split the bill between 4 of us insisting we pay the entire bill together. With so many restaurants & cafes on off in James Street, I would expect some small amount of personal service to keep patrons returning. But the waiter just stood there and argued longer than it would... More 

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Thank Terry O
Sydney, Australia
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119 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

I had breakfast here when I was on a business trip to Brisbane and the place was conveniently located not far from my hotel. The breakfast menu is quite extensive with the usual eggs, toast, etc. The outside terrace is a nice place to sit outside even during the hot Brisbane summer. Service was a bit slow, specially for the... More 

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Thank Bram G
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Happy happy happy Mid week lunch meet Service was great Coffee meet for business the week before was lovely in the outdoor area. Balmy summer morning Subtle service Prompt orders Quality food

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Thank carolyn g
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98 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Harvey's has been an "it" "spot in Brisbane for a long time. Some say it's an institution. No one can deny their quality food. I've always enjoyed breakfast whilst watching Brisbane's elite move up and down James Street. The restaurant itself is pokey. It's smallish whilst tolerable. They provide inside and Al fresco dining options. Bathrooms are clean as is... More 

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Thank Paul J
Queensland
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8 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

We had a overnight stay at Rydges Fortitude Valley and went to James Street for breakfast. Being a Monday morning very little was open so we went to Harveys. Staff saw us arrive and sit in the outdoor area but completely ignored us. Finally my husband got up and went over to the waiters station and asked for two coffees... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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118 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Harvey's recently extended their premises to include an outdoor area, a casual place to enjoy a cup of coffee. Great coffee it is as well! The food is always delicious (their breakfast food is my favourite)! Not the cheapest place to eat so if you're on a budget ..... order the coffee!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Australian, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 03:00
Monday
07:30 - 03:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:30
Thursday
07:00 - 23:30
Friday
07:00 - 23:30
Saturday
07:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 4 31 James St, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3852 3700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?