If you are after a truly impressive dining experience, you’re in luck because we’ve rounded up the most Insta-worthy bites you can find in South Bank!
Fire up the group chat and get ready to devour some of the most aesthetic dishes in Brisbane that will be the envy of all your friends as soon as it hits your feed.
La De Lah - Nasi Goreng Kerabu
La De Lah specialises in serving up imaginatively plated dishes with the most delicious authentic Malaysian flavours! Think their Nasi Goreng Kerabu, stained blue with butterfly pea, or their Urban Valley Chilli Mushroom, presented to look like the classic chilli crab, with a specially grown artisanal mushroom! Our personal favourite is the Nam Yee fried chicken dish, which is the best fried chicken we’ve ever had! – trust us, this dish is a taste sensation.
Poppies - Buttermilk Pancakes
Poppies is the go-to place for drool-worthy brunch bites that not only taste amazing but look even better! Allow us to set the scene for you: you'll enjoy a breathtaking view of the Parklands and an incredibly modern interior perfect for capturing a photo of their fluffy buttermilk pancakes. These come stacked with caramel popcorn, maple butter, crispy bacon, ice cream, maple syrup, and are adorned with the most adorable edible flowers!
OTTO - Spaghettini
The spaghettini with champagne lobster at OTTO is as impressive in looks as it sounds, and if you’re a seafood lover this pasta will quickly become your new obsession. Indulge in the delicious buttery and zesty tastes of OTTO’s golden spaghettini with champagne lobster, lemon butter, and bottarga! Our hot tip is to get the riverfront view in the background for the ultimate aesthetic pic!
Baba Ganouj - Mixed Mezat
Baba Ganouj’s luxe new venue is one of the most aesthetic venues in Brisbane, snapping a pic of the food here for the gram is a surefire way to level up your feed! If you want an epic shot, then you have to go with the mixed mezat AKA. share plates. Choose from five share plates served with mudardara, hommos, baba ganouj, labneh, tabouli & fresh saj bread. Our current mezat fave is the vine leaves – trust us it’ll become your new obsession.
Aquitaine - Hawksberry Duck Leg
Transport yourself on a culinary journey to France at Aquitaine and be the envy of all your friends with some of the most beautifully plated dishes that we’ve ever seen! The Hawksberry duck leg is a feast for your eyes and an absolute treat for your tastebuds! Get your camera ready to snap a pic, then get straight to indulging in the delicious flavours of roasted Dutch carrots, goats’ whey and parsnip puree, and blackened apple.
Happy Pops - Gelato Pops
This one is for dessert lovers and sweet tooths! Happy Pops serves up the most delicious and luxe gelato pops! We are not exaggerating when we say that this is the most picture-perfect dessert we’ve ever had! These customisable hand-crafted delights are available in a range of bright colours that make for the most epic Insta pic! Plus, you can decorate your own happy pop to suit your style and aesthetic.