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Customs House Restaurant

399 Queen Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
07-3365 8921
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Ranked #37 of 3,015 Restaurants in Brisbane
Price range: $25 - $80
Cuisines: Australian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Customs House has a licensed restaurant which provides inside dining in heritage surroundings as well as outside dining overlooking the river and the Story Bridge. The relaxed dining ambience is popular with tourists, business clients and local customers. Guests can be assured of excellent food, fantastic river views and friendly professional service. The cuisine is modern Australian with an emphasis on fresh seasonal produce including seafood. The wine list has quality wines at competitive prices.Head Chef: Didier Pollaert Chef de Cusine: John OffenhauserLunch: Monday - Sunday 12 noon until 2.30pm Dinner: Tuesday - Saturday from 6.00pm Sunday Breakfast from 9am Cake and Coffee: Every day from 9am
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

The head staff we encountered (his name was Paul) was the most rude and unprofessional human being I had ever met which ruined the experience for me

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

We can't thank the staff of the Customs House enough for helping to make my parents Golden Wedding Anniversary so special. We were a table of nine, including one seven year old and one gluten free diet and were made to feel very special from the moment we arrived. My parents were offered complimentary bubbly on arrival which was a... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

We went there for a breakfast as part of a weekend staying in cbd for my sister's birthday. Customs House always has had a beautiful setting right on the river, very elegant building and extremely pleasant, friendly staff. It was a bit cool outside but then we chose to sit out there. We have been for dinner and drinks before... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

Fine affordable dining in one of the most historically rich and majestically picturesque Brisbane locations. Service and food equally matched the quality of the location.

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Brisbane, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I dined here for the first time and was very impressed with what this restaurant has to offer. From fine food to an amazing panorama of Brisbane's Story Bridge and Kangaroo Point Cliffs, this restaurant is well worth a visit. We came to the restaurant for a birthday celebration, and were very warmly greeted by the staff before being given... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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196 reviews 196 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I dined here on a Saturday night for a special occasion, wanting a more upmarket dining experience. The building is absolutely stunning and, eating out in the rear terrace, you have amazing views of the Brisbane river and the Storey Bridge lit up in the night sky. I would recommend booking online or phoning in advance to reserve a table... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

A small group of us gathered at Customs House for their High Tea. The food was scrumptious, and the service spot on. The tables were beautifully set. We sat out on the terrace and although it was a bit breezy we enjoyed the wonderful views. The staff lit the heaters for us and this took the chill off us. We... More

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Hong Kong, China
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10 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We were looking for a place to share a High Tea with 30 friends and family . After looking at hotels we found the Customs house. An historical building on a bend overlooking the Brisbane River. All the arrangements for the High Tea were done via Email as we live overseas and everything was perfect on the day. The staff... More

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67 reviews 67 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I organised dinner for a group of 20 people for work. The service and efficiency of the staff was great and the food was delicious. I had been concerned the portion sizes would be small but they were just right. It is a little pricy but ideal for a special dinner.

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Tasmania, Australia
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114 reviews 114 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I saw a review and offer in a magazine at the hotel I was staying in, so I decided to give it a try. The setting was magical. A paved terrace with a heated canopy. A small lawn leading to the river. The ferry crossing the river and all the lights twinkling everywhere. The waitress was very friendly and helpful... More

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