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Customs House Restaurant

399 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3365 8921
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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European, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
399 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Celebratory lunch with friends. Selected from a limited menu for a fixed price ($55) which included a glass of wine. All 3 courses were excellent, service was exceptional and very good value for money

Thank Tony L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Customs House is in the perfect location to relax. My husband and I had afternoon tea here and it was lovely. We sat outside, and the weather was perfect. The tea sandwiches were delightful, however you weren't given many. The scones and desserts were delectable....More

Thank Annie B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for a work function. Glad I wasn't paying for it! The food was fairly good, but not big portions (especially for the men). The building itself is really beautiful and worth a wander. The service was hit-and-miss. Some of the staff were great, others...More

Thank Kellie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Customs House is in a great location overlooking the bridge in a beautiful sandstone heritage building. Thoroughly recommended

Thank chris f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for a wedding party and it was just beautiful. Amazing location and very good service. As soon as I finished my drink I got a new one in my hand. The food was very delicious and top class

Thank esmator1001
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

I was looking forward to my first time at the beautiful Customs House for a friend's bridal shower high tea. I was unfortunately quite disappointed (but, also pleased I can cross this place off my list of potential wedding venues). The staff were very snooty...More

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Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

Starter was really good but in mains they overcooked the eye. Okay they cooked us new steaks and offered desert so the overall is good. Everyone makes mistakes??

1  Thank Jani W
Reviewed February 5, 2018

I habe been here in the past for special occasion meals however this time I came here for a work function and have to say that while everything about this venue is lovely the staff were amazing! Hospitality is not an easy industry and being...More

Thank SPTraveller22
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

The best views, the best service, the best food I’ve eaten in Brisbane so far. Amazing wait staff can not do enough for you, so you enjoy every aspect of you dinning experience. Would definitely recommend

Thank Mandy E
Reviewed February 2, 2018

The view is amazing. With the backdrop of the iconic Story Bridge and the magnificent colonial building of Customs House you had the makings of a fabulous luncheon. The staff are superb. One of our party likes a tablecloth and they were more than happy...More

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Patricia S
May 7, 2017|
Response from YassieG | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have gluten free options
Patricia S
May 7, 2017|
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Response from CHBNE | Property representative |
Yes we do have lots of options on our lunch and dinner menu.
Brittany W
April 21, 2017|
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Response from CHBNE | Property representative |
It is a bit more casual on. Saturday night. I would suggest just a jacket as the nights can be a bit fresh.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $58
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 399 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3365 8921
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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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