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Aria Brisbane

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Waterfront Place 1 Eagle St | Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3233 2555
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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Sun 17:30 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had one of the best tables at Aria last night with a wonderful view of the river and the Storey Bridge. Had the 4-course degustation with matching wines. Most of the food was faultless as were the wines but a couple of things were disappointing for a top end restaurant with top end prices: we had to ask the waitress... More 

Thank GATilley
Benowa, Australia
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Aria restaurant is one of our most favoured restaurants on the Brisbane River waterfront. It is centrally located near to top end hotels and has easy access to Ferries, car parking facilities and has a beautiful board walk to assist in disposing of any unwanted calories after a wonderful meal at Aria. The menu is wide and varied and the... More 

Thank doublespresso
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fantastic food and incredible service, great selection of wine. You always know you will have an excellent meal with incredible service when you go here.

Thank Matthew T
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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238 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The service was exceptional, from coming in to wait for a river view table ( the wine waiter came over to explain the choices). Which turned out to be really inspired. The cocktails really really good. Then the food, just exceptional with every bite. The service was relaxed, friendly and not rushed. It was very expensive so don't go if... More 

Thank Rainy0
Brisbane, Australia
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was great as usual, but the service was really slack this time. We fall asleep 😴 waiting for our dessert 🍨 to come. Despite asking twice, we had to watch how people who got way after us in, served first. Really really bad!!!😤 And when we left all we got was a " sorry the desserts took so long"!?!?!... More 

Thank mlang6
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

ARIA is an expensive restaurant. There I've said it so no complaints about being sent to an expensive restaurant. However once you get past the cost factor, there is no looking back. The service from when you walk in until you walk out is attentive and friendly. Being served inviting food at the same time (regardless of number of people... More 

Thank Miken B
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Some restaurants are over-rated and a let down. Aria is one of those rare restaurants where the reality is even better than reputation. Even after our 4th visit we still walk away with them having exceeded expectation. The staff are knowledgeable, efficient, friendly and absolutely spot-on with their service. The food is EXQUISITE, every mouthful is a delight. Sophisticated, but... More 

Thank Deniese C
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a seven course degustation, including wine. Service was impeccable. Food was excellent, every course a surprise. The wine selection was varied and also excellent Very expensive, very good.

Thank Neill F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The high quality professional service matches the impeccable food served to us with every mouthful an absolute pleasure to take in. The staff are relaxed and fun whilst being attentive and responsive. The view is terrific overlooking the river. The deco is modern and stylish and a pleasure to be in. I can't wait to go back and try more... More 

Thank PeacefulSteps
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding views, awesome service and beautiful food. This is a reasonably expensive restaurant, but I think the cost is justified, our meals were absolutely perfect. Many Thanks.

Thank Robert D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterfront Place 1 Eagle St | Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3233 2555
ARIA Brisbane, located on the Eagle Street Pier, provides the quintessential Brisbane dining experience, with striking views from the restaurant of the Brisbane River. Owned by chef Matt Moran and restaurateur, Peter Sullivan, ARIA boasts a well-balanced seasonal menu, featuring local and Australian produce and an award winning wine list, served in an elegant dining room with stunning views. "If it's fine dining you seek, in a split-level expanse of understated elegance that affords sweeping city views, this sibling to Matt Moran's southern star ticks the boxes. Add a stellar cellar selection, with a thoughtful nod to Queensland wineries, plus accomplished service and you've hit the right notes, particularly for corporates and lovers of occasion. There's obvious skill, attention to detail and quality produce on show from opening chords to final flourish. Succulent pork belly has perfect golden crackling, while plump duck dumplings, abalone and mushrooms swim in a Peking duck consomme. Kingfish baked in cedar bark has its wrapping set alight en route to the table, adding a welcome smokiness. Creamy custard tart alongside figs, apple slices and candied walnuts has real retro charm. A sweet farewell gift box of miniature macarons rounds out a night to remember." Gourmet Traveller Australia

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