We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Byblos Bar and Restaurant

Portside Wharf | Hercules Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4007, Australia
32682223
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #579 of 3,014 Restaurants in Brisbane
Price range: $0 - $30
Cuisines: Lebanese, Mediterranean
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Write a Review

135 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    39
    57
    15
    10
    14
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Been here many time for dinners, birthday functions and just plain old amazing cocktails. They are consistently excellent in their food and drink delivery, wtih a drinks menu that will blow your mind. Traditional Turkish food is lovely... view is great, especially as the sun goes down over the river.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

An impromptu decision to go to Byblos for Sunday Lunch meant a CityCat to Bretts Wharf and a short walk to Byblos. Restaurant was busy and noisy inside, particularly the piped music. We asked for an outside table which we were given after a five minute wait. Service was very slow to come to the table but eventually a bright... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Norfolk Island
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Overlooking the river on Portside this restaurant delivers great food, atmosphere and good service. We enjoyed this type of eating either our group as it gave everyone choices. The outdoor tables whilst cool on a summer night can be noisy, but there are options and private areas.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Very tasty food at reasonable prices. Good drinks list to compliment Turkish food. Try the desert platter for something special

Was this review helpful? Yes
Matakana, New Zealand
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We ate here last year for a family lunch. Recommended by the cousies. It was absolutely delicious. Amazing food, so tasty but it could be that I am a sucker for anything Lebanese or Turkish. The location was perfect right by the water, totally enjoyable.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

It’s also a bar where you easily can stay longer and longer. Great cocktails in good atmosphere. Good and friendly service. Enjoy!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Good food-- terrific cocktails- What more can you want.... Byblos is a winner, as the title says. The cocktails are very enjoyable and surprisingly they get better the more you have. There is a terrific area to the side, where you can book you own private party or drinks/food. The area could do with a bit of touch up with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Scarborough, Australia
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

The decor and atmosphere were prey good when we visited with friends at the weekend. Most impressed with the service from the staff, though never great when you have to vacate your table by a certain time for a second sitting. 8pm in our case and we were delayed arriving on the Saturday evening due to the horrendous "eat st"... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

After reading the review we organised the evening and made special arrangements suffice to say these were ignorned, the staff were rude, the food was poor at best and the prices far in excess of the quality and standard on offer. Dont bother people go somewhere nice.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Brisbane
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

Amazing place with a great vibe! We were greeted and seated by Blair, very friendly and gave great recommendations! Had the chilli prawns amongst other dishes and will definitely be back for more! And also to try some more of those delicious cocktails :)

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Byblos Bar and Restaurant also viewed

Brisbane, Queensland
Brisbane, Queensland
 
Brisbane, Queensland
Brisbane, Queensland
 

Been to Byblos Bar and Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Byblos Bar and Restaurant, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing