Up Late on a Weeknight? 15 Places to Dine in Brisbane After-Dark

Fancy a chill spot after dark? Then you’ve found solid ground here! Everything from late night vino, to hearty pub bites, all day breaky cravings, woodfire pizza and pancakes at 1 AM. You know, the yush. Here’s a little snapshot of where to wine and dine in Brisbane when it’s late, you’re hungry and it’s a school night. 


Location: 52 Petrie Terrace, Brisbane City | Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

There’s a new resident on Caxton, Brisbane say hello to Frizenberger. Kind of self-explanatory: burgers and fries plus beer. Frizenberger speaks your language. Add on’s include maple syrup candied bacon, bacon jam and deserts like cinnamon sugared churro-style fritz.
Food: Burgers, fries and beer brewpub
Opening Hours: Sunday to Tuesday – open until 10:30 PM, Wednesday to Saturday – open 11:30 to midnight (ps. Kitchen closes 1h before)

Denim Co.
Location: 9A Little Stanley Street, South Brisbane | Menu | Facebook | Instagram

Tucked away in little Stanley St, you’ve surely passed this gem once or twice – perhaps when it was once a humble place to buy some decent denim. Denim Co serves up jaffles, pizza and an assortment speciality hot chocolates until 10 PM. Peanut Butter Italian hot chocolate? Omw.
Food | Modern Australian / Café bites
Opening Hours| Monday to Thursday – open until 10:30 PM, Friday – open until 11:30

Brew Café and Wine
Location: Brisbane CBD (alley next to 7/11 Aurora) | Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

Located in a laneway in the Brisbane CBD, moody local fave Brew serves laneway bites like chipotle chicken wings, grilled halloumi bagels, sticky beef ribs, sweet potato fries, 16+ cocktails, wine and beers after dark.
Food | All day international, brunch and tapas
Opening Hours | Tuesday & Wednesday – open until 10 PM, Thursday to Saturday – open until 12 AM.

Ben’s Burgers
Location: 5 Winn St, Fortitude Valley | Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

Consider late-night burger cravings satisfied when you’re in a little pocket named Ben’s in Winn Lane. Swing by their Instagram handle to get a peek at what you’re dealing with… All burgers are just $11 and there’s also an assortment of fab milkshakes like Chocolate Hershey’s, Strawberry Jam, and Peanut Butter. These goodies are available on UberEats for lazy late nights in as well.
Food | American Eats
Opening Hours | Monday to Thursday – open until 10 PM, Friday – open 11 PM.



Location: 400 George St, Brisbane City | Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

If you’re looking to knock back some Apple Mojito’s and dress a little fancy, here is your go-to after dark hotspot. PUBLIC is an award-winning venue serving simple delicious food and a perfect after-work option for CBD worker-bees. In terms of food, we’ve got our eye on the Barramundi, Green Papaya and Coconut but word on the street is the KFD (Kentucky Fried Duck) is a winner.
Food | Modern Australian share plates
Opening Hours | Open until 11 PM every day. Closed on Sunday.

Corbett & Claude
Location: 283 Elizabeth St, Brisbane City | Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

Look for a quirky projector logo in a laneway off Elizabeth Street and there you’ll find some comfort food worthy of late night cravings in an old basement of a Brisbane heritage listed building. Think pizza, cocktails, more than a few gnocchi options here.
Food | Pizza, Pasta & cocktails
Opening Hours | Open until 11 PM every day.

Gertie’s Bar & Lounge
Location: 699 Brunswick Street, New Farm | Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

Gertie’s Bar & Lounge occupies a corner space on Brunswick and is open until midnight every night of the week except Monday. The menu matches the smoky mirrored walls and mosaic tiled floors with a Latin American feel. You can grab food like warm tostada’s, taco’s and mozzarella balls late into the evening. Yum.
Food | Latin American style share plates and cocktails
Opening Hours | Tuesday to Sunday – open until 12 AM. Closed Monday.



Heya Bar
Location: 351 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley | Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

You know Heya Bar for live music, pool tables, and delish Asian street eats but did you also know it’s open until 3 AM every, single, night. Yes, tonight – on a Tuesday, 3 AM. Amazing. Get around, karaage chicken, grilled marinated chilli and lime prawn skewers and a bloody good serving of pork dumplings here.
Food | Asian Street Food
Opening Hours | Open every day until 3 AM.

Location: Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley | Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

If the brief is moody, dark, catch-up’s in a basement at 1 am vibes then be sure to check out Greaser on any night of the week. This little basement bar serves up American style eats like Buttermilk Fried Chicken, NYC Hot Dogs, Chilli Tater Skins, you know – all that good stuff. There are also live bands playing most nights from 9:30 PM. Check out their Facebook for who’s playing next.
Food | American Style Eats
Opening Hours |  Closed on Monday & Tuesday. Wednesday to Friday open until 3 AM.

Greaser Bar


Charlie’s Raw Squeeze (Everton Park)
Location: 473 South Pine Road, Everton Park | Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

You’ve probably had your Instagram dotted with acai and vegan super-food content courtesy of Charlie’s Raw Squeeze at some point and if not, prepare yourself for an incoming of premium aesthetic IG goodness (link above). The Everton Park branch is open 24/7 for those midnight smoothie cravings.
Food | 100% Vegan Superfood Bar
Opening Hours |  Open 24/7

Jimmy’s on the Mall
Location: 161 Queen Street, Brisbane City| Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

Until only recently did I find out this little alfresco gem was 24 hours, but hey zero complaints because mushroom and truffle arancini balls all day, every day should be mandatory anyway. The Jimmy’s Menu is a bit of everything. Expect hearty dishes from fish to beef and yummy stuff from the wok too.
Food | Modern Australian
Opening Hours | Open 24/7

Café 63 (Racecourse Rd & Westfield Chermside)
Location: 63 Racecourse Road, Hamilton & Shop 2612, Westfield Chermside | Menu | Website | Facebook

All day, all night breakfast food… Kind of feel like we should leave it at that. Head over to the Racecourse Road café at all hours of the day. Annnnd, they have fresh flowers delivered every morning.
Food | Breaky food, sweets and espresso
Opening Hours | Open 24/7

Death Before Decaf
Location: 3/760 Brunswick St, New Farm | Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

Whether you’re up early or up late, uber cool espresso bar Death Before Decaf has you covered for a good drop of coffee. It’s actually the only 24-hour espresso bar in Brisbane. The bar thrives on skate culture so you’ll find decks adorning the walls whilst you sip on your Bellissimo Brew.
Food | Espresso Bar
Opening Hours | Open 24/7

The Pancake Manor (Charlotte Street)
Location: 18 Charlotte St, Brisbane | Menu | Website | Facebook | Instagram

Indulge in the ultimate cheeky late night snack, with a full range of pancakes and waffles available for consumption in a converted 1904 cathedral. Sit in church pews as you pour over sweet treats late into the night.
Food | Pancakes, crepes and beer
Opening Hours | Open 24/7

Pig & Whistle (Queen Street Mall)
Location: T5 Queens Street Mall | Menu | Website | Facebook

No introduction necessary, this pub is one of the longest standing in Brisbane with Pig & Whistle’s in the city open up to 3 AM. For those few late stragglers, Queen Street Mall is open 24 hours for a hearty meal before you hit the hay.
Food | Traditional British pub food & Alfresco Dining
Opening Hours | Open 24/7

Jimmy’s on the Mall

Ps. A little #BTinsidertip! Most of these places have multiple shops across Brisbane and not all venues are open 24H so make sure you rock up to the right one!

HEY YOU! Dine or work in hospitality after-dark? Write in on Instagram and share with us your fav local spots @brisbanethreads! Can’t wait to hear them xxx


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