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Brisbane Street Bistro

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Australian, Gluten Free Options
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24 Brisbane St | Brisbane Street, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6333 0888
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18:00 - 23:30
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Tue - Sat 18:00 - 23:30
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Tasmania, Australia
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

There is a reason this place is my favourite restaurant in Launceston, It serves delicious food, changing every season but always keeping the quality. The cost is on the higher side for a Launceston restaurant, but well worth it in my opinion. Treat yourself!

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Thank Sherroy A
Hobart, Australia
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271 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Formal bistro. Located in a converted house, 2 blocks from Launceston CBD. Menu terrific, including a degustation option. Very reasonably priced. Wine list not expansive, and menu very much on the red wine side of most peoples' preference. Meals very large for "fine dining' . 2 mains, one shared dessert, and wine $160 We enjoyed every bite. The Beef Pie... More 

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Thank J T
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a dinner.for our anniversary based on friends reccomemdation. One of the best meals we had on our holiday. The oysters were some of the freshest oysters ive tasted.

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Thank Emma T
TFidler, Owner at Brisbane Street Bistro, responded to this review

thanks for the kind words More 

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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice dining environment and lovely staff. The dishes were nice too. But oysters were not fresh enough. Price was quite high. I guess much of the cost goes to decoration but not the food.

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Thank Elise T
TFidler, Owner at Brisbane Street Bistro, responded to this review

sorry you didn't think the oysters weren't fresh enough. our oysters are delivered alive and are shucked to order,I'm pretty sure you can't get much fresher than that. More 

Melbourne
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69 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The decor is nice enough and the staff were unobtrusive and helpful. The oysters were good - a choice of natural, kilpatrick and vietnamese. The venison was beautifully cooked and the recommended pinot matched perfectly. I was told that the lamb was so tender it was like cutting butter and it was also a perfect medium rare like the venison.... More 

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Thank TraceyLei
TFidler, Owner at Brisbane Street Bistro, responded to this review

thanks for your review More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Located in an original house that has been brought bang up to date. Menu reads like poetic homage to the taste of everything nearest, matched with regional wines and looks to change regularly with one of the most creative tasting menus we have read anywhere. One of our best meals in Tasmania. A very talented team.

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Thank BorehamCarter
TFidler, Owner at Brisbane Street Bistro, responded to this review

thank you for your kind words More 

Buderim, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent restaurant. Both our entrees and mains dishes were superb. The service was top notch. Highly recommended.

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Thank KlanKusy
TFidler, Owner at Brisbane Street Bistro, responded to this review

many thanks for your review More 

Vancouver, Canada
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Great French cooking in a beautiful old house. I had lamb shoulder that was excellent. Wonderful ambiance and would be great for a romantic dinner.

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Thank PaulLinda832
Launceston, Australia
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178 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The Brisbane Street Bistro continues to be our favourite Launceston restaurant for a special occasion meal. The atmosphere is warm and inviting, the seating comfortable, the music at a 'just right' level and the service friendly and professional. The wine list is very good with a fine selection of Tasmanian wines. And the food . . . . superb! Our... More 

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Thank Bluepepper
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We dined here before the football recently and everything was stunning. Great service by a friendly waitress and the food was exceptional. We love it here and highly recommend it for a top quality food and dining experience. If you want to taste some of the best tassie food and wine then this place is for you.

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TFidler, Owner at Brisbane Street Bistro, responded to this review

thank you very much. its good to see you back More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Brisbane St | Brisbane Street, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6333 0888
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Phone No +61 (03) 6333 0888

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