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The Brasserie on the River

) #892 of 3,538 Restaurants in Brisbane €€ - €€€ Seafood, , Gluten Free Options
Cnr Edward & Margaret Streets, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3221 1999
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
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CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Cnr Edward & Margaret Streets, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just had some coffees here but the service was great and the buffet inside looked amazing! The waterfront location and venue itself is gorgeous - definitely recommend for a sunny day!

Thank Anastasia O
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and booked dinner at the Brasserie last Friday, we sat inside due it being a little chilly outside. The main attraction was the seafood buffet. The prawns and oysters were fantastic, tasty and full of flavour, although the crab was tasteless, it tasted...More

Thank Gandirs
Debbie M, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Gandirs Thank you for your review of The Brasserie on the River. We do strive to present Brisbane best seafood and while it was pleasing to read that you enjoyed the prawns and oysters, disappointing regarding your comments on the crabs. This feedback will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently, my wife and I celebrated our 41st wedding anniversary by having a buffet lunch at "The Brasserie on the River". We told the restaurant at the time of booking that it was for our anniversary. From the time we arrived, they really went overboard...More

Thank John C
Debbie M, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear John C Thank you for your review on The Brasserie on the River. So pleased to hear that your anniversary celebrations were most memorable. Our staff are wonderful and we do receive a lot of really positive comments similar to yours. Your feedback will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had phoned the Stamford and asked if they served smoked salmon and crab in which I was told "definitely, of course". When arriving with my family it was very disappointing to see only prawns and oysters were on offer. I am not one to...More

Thank GEM m
Debbie M, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear misslulu Thank you for your review on The Brasserie on the River. Disappointing to read however your feedback has been passed onto the Restaurant Manager and Chef to address. We choose reputable seafood suppliers and strive to present Brisbane best seafood. Our mid week...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lunch was flagged as a seafood buffet, but the only fresh seafood buffet dishes on the menu were prawns and oysters. This pales in comparison with what one might expect of a seafood buffet. A quick check with other seafood buffets, and also those...More

Thank thambi117
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I take one or all of the kids here for breakfast half a dozen times a year. They love it so it's always enjoyable. The setting by the river on the terrace is hard to beat. It's not the best buffet around but good enough...More

Thank 20yrstravelling
Debbie M, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear 20yrstraveling Thanks for taking the time to send through your comments. The Brasserie is a stunning spot for breakfast, particularly breakfast. We are always looking at ways to improve our selection and presentation and with the guest feedback we receive we are able to...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

This is a very pleasant place to have lunch. I met with friends and we found it very conducive to relaxing and had a wonderful time. We had the buffet which is very good value for money. The seafood always looks and tastes fresh and...More

1  Thank glendalh2017
Debbie M, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Glendalh 2017 Thank you for taking the time to review The Brasserie. It's always good to receive positive feedback and your comments will be passed on to the restaurant team. It's a beautiful location in which to dine and the large variety of buffet...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

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
Claire W, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello korniawanp, Thank you for taking the time to review The Brasserie on the River! The Brasserie is a favourite for couples and family with views of the river, Story Bridge and Kangaroo Point Cliffs. Your feedback on the buffet offering has been passed on,...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

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
Claire W, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello goodluk, Thanks for taking the time to review The Brasserie on the River. Your feedback on the buffet has been passed on, and we are sorry that the offering did not meet your expectation on this time. It is great to read that the...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

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
Claire W, Manager at The Brasserie on the River, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello FeeJShanahan, Thank you for taking the time to review The Brasserie on the River! We are so happy that you enjoyed the seafood selection, our team of chefs work hard to secure the freshest and best quality bounty for the buffet. Your feedback on...More

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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, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View
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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