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The Brewery

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Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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252 Flinders St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4724 2999
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11:30 - 00:00
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Mon - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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107 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A friend and I visited the Malt Restaurant at the Brewery for dinner on a Saturday night. We were greeted with friendly wait staff and that continued throughout the night. The staff were very professional and checked in on us on numerous occasions. The food was exceptional. My friend had the salmon and I had the pork belly. The food... More 

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1 Thank Deb G
Canberra
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87 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food (GF menu choices) ciders and stout/beers on tap with attentive service.... what could you ask for? An easy walk to the nightclubs if you want, but this is more of a bar/pub location, without the deafening 'Doof-Doof'

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3 Thank Centaur4
Townsville, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to go for a meal here last minute on a Friday. Have been here before for meals and/or a beverage, so was aware it can be 'lively' on a Friday night. Rang before leaving home to book a table for two, just in case. Very happy with the service. Service staff mentioned the special upon seating, and that there... More 

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2 Thank TropTravTSV
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere was ok, a bit noisy but it was a Saturday night. I like my beers and i tried a few and they were all very ordinary. I have been to many microbreweries in Australia and this beer was the worse. There is certainly room in Townsville for a decent pint, or should i say scooner.

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Thank Mark E
Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I can thoroughly recommend The Brewery for a wedding reception. The details were well attended to, the food was delicious and the staff very professional. The food was delivered quickly to the tables, no one had to wait for drinks. The atmosphere was fantastic. Great night.

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Thank Melody S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We went to Malt for my partners 30th. What an awesome night!! The service was fantastic, the food was delish and a great selection of wine and beer . We had the Dry Age and the Beef Ribs both where fantastic :) we will definitely be back!!

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Thank HiliMili
Brisbane, Australia
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111 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Such a great setting for enjoying an afternoon drink with family. The wings were very tasteful ! It is the original general post office and there are signs of a past era. Wait staff were exceptional!

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Thank MarieS1
Townsville, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

After visiting the Brewery we were approached by a doorman with a beard. He stated to a friend remove your hat in an aggressive tone. Very unprofessional. Were in the premises does it say dress attire. Very embarrassing for all involved. The doorman needs retraining .

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Thank HappyFew3
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

After visiting The Brewery back in October in 2016 I was so keen to visit again and pre order the the 40 plus day old Sub-Primal cut as we were advised that you can't order from the menu. Not a problem so this business trip I pre ordered the cut weeks out not to miss. Well what a disappointment! The... More 

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Thank Geoff R
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5 reviews
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Fridays are the best days! 2-4-1 Pizzas and tasty beers brewed on site -WINNING Good lunch specials every day - great atmosphere and service, always a crowd pleaser

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Thank Teleah H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 Flinders St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4724 2999
Description
Australia's international award winning brewery, restaurant, lounge bar and banquet centre. Best restaurant in a pub / club / tavern in Australia at the 2015 National Restaurant and Catering Awards. Our brewing team are internationally renown winning numerous international medals including the prestigious International Brewing Awards in London. Also called Townsville Brewing Company.

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