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Byblos Bar and Restaurant

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Lebanese, Mediterranean
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13 Portside WHF, #7 | Hercules Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
32682223
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11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wed - Sun 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 53
    Excellent
  • 69
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 20
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

This is a nice place for good food. I believe that they were quite understaffed which resulted in a lot of waiting

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 19, 2015
Dee D
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Bar scene
  • Romantic
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We were early and they were almost empty, however when we left, they still had few customers and the othe adjoining places were packed. Obviously the locals know, the food was old, unpleasant, stale, I suspect made some previous days back - worryingly so. I was there years ago and all was good but, give it a wide berth, as... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Went there for a drink and food before we watched a movie. Got us a seat since it was early, ordered cocktails n food at the same time so we won't be late for the movie. Food arrived but no cocktail. The waitress apologise for the delay of my cocktail so I started eating. Food was finished but still no... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This is a nice place for good food. I believe that they were quite understaffed which resulted in a lot of waiting

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Innisfail, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Love this restaurant and Bar great choice of Tapas walked a few minutes from Kingsford Smith Motel perfect on the river great vibe great food cocktails wine beautiful food ideal location

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

have been here many times and they never fail to produce awesome food. we had the buffet for 4 people which was more than sufficient. great assortment of food. the vibe, food and staff are amazing. definitely give it a try. very happy with the food and service

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I celebrated my 50th Birthday with a Banquet lunch for 60 people at Byblos last weekend. I must say I was delighted with the event and judging by all the compliments I have received since, so were my guests.The events manager Brooke was extremely helpful in arranging everything including specially made Pimm's cups on arrival. The staff on the day... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

Went to byblos the other night for the first time. Upon walking up I was surprised how busy they looked compared to the other restaurants. We were sat down at our table straight away and told our waiter would be right with us. A lovely young lady came and gave us some water and asked if we required any help... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

The well stocked bar and beautiful couches give a great feel, makes for a very Happy Hour !!! Right around the corner from the Dendy cinema at Portside it's a great spot to have a pre- or post-move drink.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

Food was OK for me, most on the table loved their food though. Service was terrible. We couldn't get served to order drinks. All i could see was our waiter walking around with a jug of water all afternoon. I walked up to the manager to ask for drinks who was very rude and then drinks took so long that... More 

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Caloundra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We were looking for a place on the river for a light lunch. Never having been to Byblos before, we decided to share the mixed grill, a selection of skewers served with tabbouli, hommous, skordalia and breads. Perfect! The lamb was so good that we will be back for a dinner before long....and the dips were delicious. The staff were... More 

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Additional Information about Byblos Bar and Restaurant

Address: 13 Portside WHF, #7 | Hercules Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
Phone Number: 32682223
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Greater Brisbane  >  Brisbane
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30
Cuisine: Lebanese, Mediterranean

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13 Portside WHF, #7 | Hercules Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Greater Brisbane  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: 32682223

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Lebanese, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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