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Customs House Restaurant

399 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3365 8921
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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European, Australian, Gluten Free Options
399 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good spot right on the river, came for a Saturday lunch which was good and appropriately priced. Better suited to a more mature clientele.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic venue for an awards function/ Christmas party. Excellent food & service, amazing location with superb views of the bridge .

Thank Majie83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kara was incredibly helpful arranging High Tea with only 1 days notice. Great location on the river in front of the Story Bridge. The scones were light and fluffy and the bubbly delicious. Thank you.

Thank 452paw
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We have been to Customs House restaurant 4 times now and have enjoyed it every time. We have only been for lunch, to enjoy the view looking over the river. The food has always been fantastic and the 2 course or 3 course special is...More

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Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Early August for lunch with a group of friends who are both noisy and demanding and everyone enjoyed the food, wines and service. Favourites were the veal and sand crab and the coffee based cocktail. The view across the river to the Story Bridge was...More

Thank Glenys51_12
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

When does food become silly and not sustinance? Perhaps my yoghurt dish belongs in an art food show. A large tablespoon of yogurt with a sculpture on it seemed a bit steep at the price. I had a coffee as well. Customs House is more...More

Thank josselynkmichelle
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The company I worked for had their annual gala awards at the customs house and it was a great venue. Food was lovely, staff were attentive and the overall ambience and atmosphere of the room was enjoyable. Enjoying pre dinner drinks by the river was...More

Thank Harvey h
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at Custom House Restaurant last night (a Tuesday) and the meal and service were outstanding. Favourite dishes include salmon tartare (entree), duck breast (main) and charred pear, toffee cake and liquorice ice cream. The pork belly and eye fillet were also great....More

Thank Alisha R
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I absolutely recommend this beautiful restaurant with friendly and professional staffs and great dishes to offer. Also Story bridge view makes it even more amazing.

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Thank maziiare
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went for a romantic dinner and were a bit disappointed with parts of the meal for the price. The qual entree ... very nice. The scallops entree wasn't so good. I bit dry and an odd flavour. We shared the beef...More

Thank Leah M
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Questions & Answers
Patricia S
8 May 2017|
Response from YassieG | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have gluten free options
Patricia S
7 May 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
21 April 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
US$16 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
15:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
15:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
15:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
15:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
15:30 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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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