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The Brewery

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$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Australian
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252 Flinders St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4724 2999
11:30 - 00:00
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Mon - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Düsseldorf, Germany
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's busy on a Friday night: Went there for the 1/2 price deal for pizzas and had probably a food orgasm (delicious sweet patatoe pizza for 9 AUD). Great! The atmosphere was good, too. Lots of locals, live music and very tasty beer!

Thank Joachim G
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The brewery makes great craft brews. You can get a taste paddle that has most the beers to try. Good atmosphere with comfy lounge chairs or a deck for when the weather is nice.

Thank loribeth a
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went on a Thursday night to celebrate my wife's birthday. It was very quiet which was perfect for us but have tried to visit here on a Friday and Saturday night and it's standing room only and no walk-ins without reservations. On our visit, the food was very good with all our steaks cooked to perfection. Sides were sufficient... More 

Thank Glenn E
Townsville, Australia
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saturday night dining and the signature dish is not available! Arrived with a table of 10 looking forward to a dry aged steak and there were now available which I believe if you have a signature dish it should be readly available.

Thank Michael S
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner had his birthday at The Brewery in December and it was a wonderful night. All our family and friends were well looked after, the food was delicious, live music was great and the drinks were spot on too. It was very impressive! Everyone had such a good time and we really appreciated all the extra efforts from the... More 

Thank Millsy25
Bargara, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Dining at the The Brewery's restaurant was an delightful experience. My husband and I were taken out for dinner by his brother and sister-in-law, as a farewell dinner after visiting Townsville for five weeks. We first tried a beer tasting paddle with each of us choosing a preferred beer. We were then shown the dining room and the ambiance was... More 

Thank Fayzer30
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second time to malt restaurant at the brewery. All meals were perfect again. I mean this place offers 5 star dining in a great location with great service and for very reasonable prices. We had desert this time and were very impressed. The coconut panna cotta is freaking awesome. Can't recommend this place enough.

Thank Nick U
Townsville, Australia
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to have a meal out -- different from our normal cheap and cheerful. Hearing that Malt Bistro had won awards, I rang to see if they had a booking available. The helpful manager told me that since there were only 2 of us, there was no need to book on a weeknight. We arrived at Malt at about... More 

Thank jarthurw
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food at this place is to die for. We were actually in the restaurant part of the pub which is called "Malt" and it had a really nice atmosphere. I ordered the pork belly and it was melt in your mouth. My partner got the sirloin and said it was the best steak he had had in a while.... More 

Thank Michelle M
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice ambiance and awesome selection of craft brews. I tried the paddle selection of beers and really liked the golden ale and the irish red ale.

Thank Chappa_the_Rappa

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$26
Bar, Pub, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 Flinders St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4724 2999
Australia's international award winning brewery, restaurant, lounge bar and banquet centre. Best restaurant in a pub / club / tavern in Australia at the 2015 National Restaurant and Catering Awards. Our brewing team are internationally renown winning numerous international medals including the prestigious International Brewing Awards in London. Also called Townsville Brewing Company.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?