We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Customs House Restaurant

399 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3365 8921
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
European, Australian, Gluten Free Options
399 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (479)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 475 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

My partner and I went for a romantic dinner and were a bit disappointed with parts of the meal for the price. The qual entree ... very nice. The scallops entree wasn't so good. I bit dry and an odd flavour. We shared the beef...More

Thank Leah M
Reviewed yesterday

Great location, exceptional service and food. The pashmina wraps for the ladies was a very thoughtful and welcome touch! Looking forward to returning at night time.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Thank susie602
Reviewed 2 days ago

Celebratory dinner with family was a lovely experience with great food, ambience and service. Seafood was outstanding; service excellent although prices reflected the quality.

Thank parrots438
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Customs house is always a great place to go to for fine dining. We went on a Saturday night and although not packed, it was busy but the service was great. We were all impressed with our meals and drinks, especially the dessert- try the...More

Thank heliott2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Customs House Restaurant to celebrate our 50th Wedding Anniversary so were hoping for something special and we were not disappointed. From the booking to paying of the bill we could not fault anything. The waiter was helpful and attentive without being...More

Thank Dianne D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a restautant in the old customs house in Brisbane, now leased and restoeed by the university of Queensland. It was a real treat, including being encouraged by restaurant staff to wander around the building. The signature lunch at $40 was good value and...More

Thank Rmcd74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let me say this upfront: the food (though modestly portioned), was excellent quality for Bris Vegas, albeit on the expensive end of things. If you are hungry, you will have to load up on extras and side dishes as the mains come with very few...More

Thank Glenn W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was treated to a morning High Tea. The food, drink and ambience was tops. The service was excellent. I recommend a glass of bubbly. It was a perfect day so it was lovely to sit at a great venue and look out on the...More

Thank lesiadGeelong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a long walk down the river and stopped here to eat and were not disappointed at all. The quality of the food was high. A lot going on in the restaurant and around it, the business added to the vibe.

1  Thank William B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed dinner here last Saturday. Delicious food, excellent venue on the Brisbane River and great staff.

Thank Carol W
Nearby Restaurants
Blackbird Bar and Grill
493 reviews
.17 km away
La Vue Waterfront Restaurant
294 reviews
.14 km away
Otto Ristorante Brisbane
130 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
City Hopper
1,039 reviews
.15 km away
Eagle Street Pier
795 reviews
.36 km away
Anzac Square
363 reviews
.45 km away
Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel)
266 reviews
.44 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Patricia S
8 May 2017|
Response from YassieG | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have gluten free options
Patricia S
7 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from CHBNE | Property representative |
Yes we do have lots of options on our lunch and dinner menu.
Brittany W
21 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from CHBNE | Property representative |
It is a bit more casual on. Saturday night. I would suggest just a jacket as the nights can be a bit fresh.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$59
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
15:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
15:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
15:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
15:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
15:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 399 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3365 8921
Customs House has a licensed restaurant which provides inside dining in heritage surroundings as well as outside dining overlooking the river and the Story Bridge. The relaxed dining ambience is popular with tourists, business clients and local customers. Guests can be assured of excellent food, fantastic river views and friendly professional service. The cuisine is modern Australian with an emphasis on fresh seasonal produce including seafood. The wine list has quality wines at competitive prices.Head Chef: Didier Pollaert Chef de Cusine: John OffenhauserLunch: Monday - Sunday 12 noon until 2.30pm Dinner: Tuesday - Saturday from 6.00pm Sunday Breakfast from 9am Cake and Coffee: Every day from 9am
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing