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Continental Cafe

21 Barker St | New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland 4005, Australia
+61 7 3254 0377
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Gluten Free Options
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21 Barker St | New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland 4005, Australia
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Thank you to the chef and staff at the Continental Cafe for the sensational job of catering my partner's 60th Birthday party. It couldn't have been better. The private room was set our perfectly, the food was spot on, all our guests commented on how...More

Thank Elizabeth2859
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My family celebrated mums 70th in the private dining room adjoining the main part of the restaurant. The service was excellent, their signature chicken risotto very tasty, along with other main meals and coffee

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Bewildered by the rapid and increasing changes in one of our favourite Brisbane areas, we decided to try Continental Cafe, knowing it is loved by locals. Our first visit had disappointed us many years ago. Must have been a "What the heck" mood because we...More

Thank Dojii
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Last dined at Continental Cafe several years ago. It's one of our locals so when we decided to go out for dinner on an impulse, the Continental came to mind. We were not disappointed. It had maintained the same high standards as our previous visits....More

Thank ByeByeDXB
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

It was simply 1 st class from start till finish. Brilliant service and food. Reminded us of a cafe in Paris. Highly recommended

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Proper chef and team here. From the plating to the palate, perfectly cooked barramundi, confident French onion soup, and delicious duck. Unexpected quality with friendly service.

Thank bizcoach27
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This is a great find. We have been here many times and everytime the food and service is terrific. The menu is stable with good choices for everyone and as the name suggests the theme is continental, mainly French and Italian but also there is...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We had an early dinner here before heading to the movies and really impressed with the food and service. Great also that you can have dinner so early. Everything was fresh, well presented and reasonably priced. Definitely a place we will return to and it...More

Thank SandyHAustralia
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Group of 8. Service was excellent I had the 200g eye fillet Medium. It was well presented and cooked to perfection. As an entree I had the Bruschetta which was more than ample. Tomato was succulent and the oil topping added to the tomato flavour....More

Thank 138JoeS
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Being a Wednesday night we were surprised that the only tables that were free were on the street! Wow did we luck out! Nice breeze and cool air was fantastic. Our waitress Hannah was very good and she looked after us very well. I started...More

Thank Smoltman
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14 January 2017|
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Response from Beau D | Property representative |
Dear glenda666, We offer (padded) banquette seats along the wall as well as bistro chairs and tables throughout. Kind regards Continental Cafe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$9 - US$25
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Barker St | New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland 4005, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3254 0377
An iconic European bistro, a destination for an intimate dinner for two, a family gathering or a corporate function with flair.
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