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Shafston Hotel Verandah Bar & Grill

#1,392 of 3,815 Restaurants in Brisbane
$$ - $$$, ,
3 Lytton Rd, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
+61 7 3391 5772
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (2 reviews)
“great pub” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Lytton Rd, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a really nice couple of steaks cooked exactly as ordered. Friendly staff and nice atmosphere, although it was fairly quiet when we went.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We went here for dinner, great food, amazing deals, when our steak, Thai salad and Parma came out, we asked about the garlic bread and the lovely young lady said ‘I’ll go check now, I’m sorry’ she checked and then by the time we had...More

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We went there today for lunch and both had fish and both were so over cooked we could not eat our meals never will return

Thank tc r
Reviewed 12 March 2018

I had lunch today in the bistro with a friend. The food was excellent, as was the service. Highly recommended. If only they could fix up the spelling/punctuation errors on the menu ......

Thank jtt012017
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Brisbane Heat at the Gabba. What does 35,000 people do after a game? Go have a drink and something to eat. Not at this place. Kitchen closed. Only 2 bartenders that were very rude. Terrible service. Waited forever to get a beer. What others being...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The duo playing easy listening music on Saturday night were fabulous. Menu to tempt the fussiest customer Largest wide screen TV to watch the footy Sports Bar Friendly staff All under one roof Come and see Come and see

Thank SpiritedGypsy
Reviewed 19 October 2017

A great venue in East Brisbane. The Sports Bar is the heartbeat of this hotel with great sports coverage and onsite betting with UBET and Keno. Two pool tables Great bar meals and an even better restaurant with a great range of meals and regular...More

Thank Rodney J
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Nice spot, relaxed atmosphere...very quiet for a Saturday late lunch. Service was good, food was ok, not fantastic, but not terrible.

Thank Mandy E
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Whet with a group of 6 all ordered steaks 1 was cooked right out of the 6 and order was wrong for one of the meals. Pretty disappointed, standards slipped since previous visits.

Thank Loyd O
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Have been here before. I was impressed with Little creatures on tap. Nice! 👍 However it stops there. I was there just after 1.30pm on the 12th May, dropped in on way home for a late lunch! It was not busy and there was more...More

Thank Merv17
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Questions & Answers
Adele F
27 July 2015|
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Response from TIersHasie | Reviewed this property |
From memory there is little of the verandah if any at all that is actually open air / ie exposed to the weather inc. the sun. As David H said, the whole thing is covered I think from a pretty solid roof.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Lytton Rd, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3391 5772
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