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Popolo Italian Kitchen and Bar

R3 Sidon Street , South Bank | South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
+61 7 3846 7784
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
R3 Sidon Street , South Bank | South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a picnic option for dinner and were very disappointed with the quality. Our food took 40minutes to arrive. When it did arrive we received cold fries and pizza with hot drinks. The menu had olives on it, although these were missing. The pizza...More

Thank Kylee S
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We often take visitors to Brisbane to Popolo, and we've never been disappointed. We always ask for a table outside to take in the views of the city and river. The wait staff have always been friendly and accommodating, despite obviously being busy. We had...More

Thank Gasp4062
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited with a friend and enjoyed the experience. The restaurant has lovely views over the Brisbane river The staff member who looked after our table was extremely attentive and made numerous visits to our table to ensure an allergy was taken care of. The food...More

Thank Gildo30
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been to this restaurant many times and I think this time was our last. It is consistently average. My partner had the risotto, again it was gluggy. It is expensive for what you get and our waiter was very rude. If you want...More

Thank AliciaABF
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome guys!!! Highly recommend!!! Really Italian style arancini and the best tagliata I had since my last visit to Italy!!! The mushroom lasagna is a must to try if you love mushrooms!!! Great choice of wines too and great service! We will be back!!!

Thank Giulia V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The South Bank has developed into a cultural centre with a great variety of attractions, markets and of course several galleries. To round off your visit lunchtime at Popolo is an excellent venue. Nestled next to the river and river walk it offers great opportunities...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked for a birthday dinner and weren't disappointed. The share plates were a good size and the range was great. I had asked for a candle on the desert at the time of booking and they delivered just as promised without any prompting. I...More

Thank MegPeregianSprings
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fun lunchtime at Popolo, meeting up with old friends visiting Brisbane. The location is very pleasant and service is with a smile. The menu is far more inventive than standard Italian, with an interesting variety of 'share' platters for both starters and mains....More

Thank NickyP54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and service front water on the briss river we made the right choice after havinga walk around the other restaurants

Thank Diego Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were super friendly and the views are lovely. We shared the antipasto and the mushroom lasagne. Both were delicious- we will be back!

Thank Kathryn S
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Holly Q
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Response from Adam M | Reviewed this property |
sourhbank car park
25 July 2017|
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Response from lvross | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so. you are probably allowed to bring wine but would be charged corkage anyway. Best idea give them a call.
Bruno d
15 March 2016|
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Response from Roark55 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We went with a friend who knows a lot about authentic Italian food and she was impressed - and the food was delicious.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R3 Sidon Street , South Bank | South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3846 7784
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