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Alchemy Restaurant and Bar

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175 Eagle St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3229 3175
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Sat 18:00 - 23:30
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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Most people would agree when paying premium prices you expect a high level of service. We visited Alchemy on Saturday night to celebrate a family member's birthday. Our table was located outdoors overlooking the river which was very pleasant however it was a case of out of sight, out of mind!!! We were seated for almost 45 minutes before our... More 

Thank Barcadi16
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food and excellent service. A range of traditional dishes created with a modern twist and all beautifully presented. Best of all every dish tasted as delicious as it looked. I had the lamb and it surpassed my expectations for tenderness and flavour. A friend was blown away by the liquid nitrogen frozen desert experience. A bit of a wait... More 

Thank GT1800
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hubbie and I visited Alchemy in October (with miss 8 and miss 3 due to babysitter cancellation) We were gratefully surprised at the wonderful attention staff gave our girls, we always try our best to keep them entertained so not to disturb other diners but the staffs special attention was great. We ordered a selection of all the entrées &... More 

1 Thank Frasercoastgirl
Canberra, Australia
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51 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant location overlooking the river. Very good bar meals particularly the pizzas but be aware the kitchen closes around 8pm

Thank Maria V
Tokyo, Japan
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49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very varied quality of things. Very nice people. Service strange with wine and food coming in in different order that did not make sense. Quite good starter, excellent main, poor desert.

2 Thank Tony J
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic setting , food first class , would highly recommend a visit .Right on the river overlooking the south bank , staff are very attentive, taxi rank close by so have not far to walk

Thank Marie C
Brisbane, Australia
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49 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have to admit to being conflicted about Alchemy. The location, without question, is sublime - nobody can complain about dining on the river overlooking the Story Bridge. We enjoyed the degustation menu (six course). The meals were tasty, creative and a good fusion of flavours. The service by Yuni was excellent - we really enjoyed her banter, knowledge and... More 

Thank AussieTravellerBP
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the desgustation in an intimate setting overlooking the lights of the Stort bridge. The food was immaculate with influences varying from Asian to European cuisine. 6 courses with matching wines and a nitro (liquid nitrogen) desert selection left us feeling stuffed but extremely satisfied. Would highly recommend this experience.

Thank Basheerah H
Sydney, Australia
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66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I booked a table at Alchemy for dinner to celebrate our 3rd wedding anniversary and we were not disappointed. The waitress was very attentive and knowledgeable about the wines. We felt very welcome. We were sitted to a table overlooking the water and Brisbane bridge, very nice views. The degustation menu was delicious and the wines matched... More 

Thank ClareL31
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72 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Everything was beautiful tasty and delicious. Seasonal cuisine with attention to minute detail. The chefs are right up there with latest trends and technique. Price Wise.. yes it is up there however we thought it was worth every penny. Would definitely return on our next visit to Brisbane. Excellent friendly professional service from entire staff

Thank Sharon H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$50
European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Eagle St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3229 3175
Alchemy Restaurant and Bar is a unique Australian dining experience. Located in a stunning position on the Brisbane River, the venue has an atmosphere of relaxed elegance inspired by the exquisite cuisine and the spectacular views. Perfect venue for private functions and special occasion.

Owners, Brad and Angelica Jolly, have had a wealth of experience in restaurants in Australia and abroad. They are driven by a philosophy that incorporates the traditional values of exceptional service and the highest quality produce. They have consistently maintained Alchemy's commitment to quality.

Voted Best Restaurant with the Brisbane Locales.

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