As the warm weather graces Brisbane, there's no better time to ignite your group chat and gather your crew for a truly unforgettable long lunch right here at South Bank! From laid-back to luxurious offerings, whatever kind of long lunching vibes you're after, we've got you covered.
Dive into the flavours of authentic Lebanese cuisine in their luxurious new venue, creating the perfect backdrop for all your foodie pics. Fair warning though, it’s sure to get a lot of love on the gram, so be prepared for a flurry of notifications. To truly savour the diverse offerings, don't miss their banquet options, giving you a taste of the most popular dishes on the menu. We're talking hommos, fattoush salad, and the lamb sambusek, among our personal favourites!
If you're all about aesthetically pleasing food and delectable cocktails, Poppies is your go-to spot for the ultimate long lunch experience. Settle in for an epic afternoon of scrumptious eats. Our top picks are the Zucchini Flowers and the coffee-rubbed beef brisket burger. Pair these delights with the Lavender and Gin Spritz to sip on. Oh, and did we mention you'll get to relish all this deliciousness with a view of the South Bank Parklands!
La De Lah
Elevated Malaysian eats and a range of killer cocktails are what you can expect for your long lunching experience at La De Lah! If you're after a dining experience that truly wows, you must try the spanner crab tartlet and the Nam Yee fried chicken. As for drinks, our top choice is the coconut margarita – its coconut and lime flavours pair perfectly with the authentic flavours!
Calling all craft beer and pub food aficionados! Tippler's Tap is the place to be for a long lunching adventure you won't forget. Enjoy an epic self-serve brew tap with 18 different varieties, some sports action with five dedicated screens, a foosball table, paired with mouth-watering burgers, loaded hot dogs, and succulent chicken wings.
If you love a meal with a view and a couple of cheeky cocktails, Southbeach has you covered! Dine with your crew overlooking the picturesque Streets Beach, the city, and the Brisbane River. Their diverse menu offers a fabulous selection inspired by cuisines from all corners of the globe. Standout dishes for us include the Pacific salmon, spinach ricotta ravioli, and the nasi-satay! In the drinks department, indulge in their curated creations like the coconut lime margarita and the white peach daiquiri.
It's hard to surpass the luxurious long lunching experience you'll find at Popolo! Its Riverside location with its awe-inspiring city view is nothing short of sensational. Pair this with the delectable yet unpretentious Italian dishes it serves up, and it's easy to see why it transports diners to the Italian Riviera. For a truly indulgent long lunch, pair it with one of their signature cocktails or a glass from their incredibly well-curated wine list – we're particularly fond of the Tenuta Ulisse L'Ulisse Rosato rosé!