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Tank Bar & Laneway Dining

#400 of 3,398 Restaurants in Brisbane
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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31 Tank St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3003 1993
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440 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Working nearby, Its a default restaurant for myself and many colleagues for lunch. It was Japanese French on opening, and then it was something I can't describe and now it is modern and innovative- without being fussy. Must have been here fifty times at least. The owners have seen sense and appointed a wonderful manager from the staff who has... More 

Thank anecessaryevil
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The staff are beautiful. And not often you can say that about hospitality staff .. The food is sensational. It's a small space but the ambiance is large. I have been twice now. I think it now be my new regular. If you go .. You must get the side of chips !!!!

Thank Diana J
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Topshelf drinks and food. Enjoy the atmosphere with friends and a few drinks over lovely nibble platters. Meals are deliscious as well.

Thank Kylie000
Brisbane, Australia
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82 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I have meant to write this review for some time. I work nearby and I only visit the Laneway part of the restaurant at lunch time with work colleagues. The service is terrible. Consistently. You can sit waiting outside for 15 minutes or more before you even see a staff member let alone get served by one. Why promote Laneway... More 

Thank Gerard C
Christchurch, New Zealand
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49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

This place was excellent for that fine dining/business rendezvous... and a great bar out the front too. Top quality food for a pretty reasonable price.

Thank TheBismarck
Noosa, Australia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Nice bar with great atmosphere that is situated in the breezeway of 2 buildings, very nicely fitted out with large screen TVs for sport. Then a very well appointed restaurant attached inside that had a great range of meal choices and very good service.

Thank Scott S
Gold Coast, Australia
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185 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Can't wait to take my husband here - seriously great food and I loved the menu ! Best edamame ever ! Great service and a great night out!!!

Thank lkamphuis
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136 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Food wasn't to bad. Their pastas are good. Presentation is excellent and service is great. Pick a spot far inside in the corner for some quiet. A little expensive but will definitely visit again.

Thank Dee D
Aussie Melboourne2010
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Three pizzas satisfied four for dinner. Good food, good wine list, and good service all at a reasonable price. Going by the numbers at the bar this is a very popular venue for Friday night drinks. Fortunately the bar is far enough away from the restaurant area so the noise is not an issue. Pizzas and a good range of... More 

Thank Skye2010
Canberra, Australia
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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

We visited on a quiet night but food was good and service was great. The tasting platter was delicious and provided tasty treats from the starters menu.

1 Thank Carlyn W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Japanese, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Tank St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3003 1993

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