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The Walnut Restaurant

152 Alice street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3221 3411
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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152 Alice street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Group dinners can be mundane but this one was awesome. The staff were excellent and so helpful. Food was excellent and all good. Can’t give enough praise. One thing lacking in many restaurants is comfortable seats but these were fabulous. A great night at a...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used the restaurant daily for breakfast while staying in the hotel. They offer one of the best selections I have ever seen. All the usual continental and full breakfast items but such a variety. The choice is endless. We also had dinner here and...More

Thank Elaine R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been lucky enough to visit The Walnut Room at least twice a year for their last 5 or 6 years as it’s a favourite of my in-laws who like to go there to help celebrate their birthdays and each of those times we have...More

Thank Wheels1964
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Having flown in to the city that morning after a 23 hour flight the in house restaurant seemed to be a good option for dinner if for no other reason bed was upstairs! The restaurant is comfortable but tends to lack atmosphere but that may...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 11 October 2017

As a single diner, it is sometimes difficult to feel comfortable in a restaurant. My experience at The Walnut was very comfortable and relaxing. Sitting at the window looking out to the Botanic Gardens was pleasant. Food was very nice - I had barramundi on...More

Thank debrariedel
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

What an amazing dinner experience. From start to finish was amazing. Staff excellent. Food was exquisite. Even catered for the kids which is quite unique in the city. We will be back.

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Disappointing lunch at Walnut on a Thursday afternoon. A group of about and 3 tables of couples including could be seen whilst we were sat by the waitress. Group of 10 disappeared before we could order food. Ordered Fraser Isle Spanner Crab Spaghettini. Waitress informed...More

Thank MT14traveller
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

What a great breakfast buffet- lunch was also very good. Traditional dinning with excellent service the let down was the lunch menu variety just wasn't to my liking. Others may like the style but it wasn't mine. But I have enjoyed the breakfast buffet a...More

Thank dinneroflife
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a beautiful dinner in an elegant dining room that made you feel special soon as you walked into room. Attentive staff added to the experience. Highly recommend.

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We came before going to see the bodyguard musical and what a night it became!! The musical was awesome and we got in the theme of it and went to the walnut restaurant for their pre theatre menu which was delicious across the board (11...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Valet Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Alice street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3221 3411
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The Walnut Restaurant is found within the historical Royal on the Park Hotel overlooking the Botanical Gardens. In a lovely location opposite the Botanic Gardens both hotel and restaurant are steeped in tradition.

The Walnut Restaurant Brisbane offers Brisbane's best fine dining experience that other Brisbane city restaurants simply cannot compare to. Elegance returns with shimmering Egyptian crystal chandeliers, polished Walnut wood paneling with gold trimmings and leather seating. With our exquisite a la carte menu and only the very best of service, we offer a charming and relaxed atmosphere for our diners. In addition a series of special functions are held - our chefs design a weekly degustation menu, available every Saturday with paired wines chosen by our Sommelier to provide the ultimate dining experience.

At The Walnut we set out to surprise with both our quality of food and levels of service, For bookings please call us on 07 3112 1650.

The Walnut Restuarant won the Bronze Medal at The Australian Culinary Federation Salon Culinaire 2011, Jimmy Sawyer Restaurant of the Year Competition and in 2016 a ‘certificate of excellence for service’ from Tripadvisor.
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