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.

The Brewery

$$ - $$$, ,
252 Flinders St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4724 2999
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (45 reviews)
“pizza” (31 reviews)
“pork belly” (12 reviews)
Open Now
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
252 Flinders St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (393)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 378 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

My 2 grown sons and I were returning from a long walk along the Strand while visiting Townsville for a day. We turned back into town towards our Grand hotel and spotted “The Brewery “ , so with all 3 of us liking beer, we...More

Thank PaulAK2011
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate in the malt “area” of the restaurant. The brewery well manages to host a bar/ pub and restaurant under one roof. The food was nice. We personally wasn’t convinced by the taste of the craft beers but liked the option to have a...More

Thank kaikrotki
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went Friday 6/7/18. Asked for the wine list - "it's written up on the mirror" in a snappy tone. Chose a wine - " we don't have that". Went Saturday 7/7/18 to the Townsville Community Gala. Asked for a Corona - sorry we'll have to...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The food was amazing! The share plates was a great choice for our large table - ribs, wings & seafood - only got better with the local brew. Life music on a Saturday night & this did was awesome! Great night ended with some pool!

Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

After not having lunch, we were looking for a place on a Monday night for an early dinner (5.30pm). After looking online, we chose this place because the website advertised half price pizzas between 5-7pm on weekdays. When we arrived, we noticed this wasn’t on...More

Thank AliKeane
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I lived in Melbourne for the last 2 years, where there are a lot of micro breweries, BUT when I moved in Townsville I couldn't believe how the beers here where the best!

Thank Devid83
Reviewed 6 May 2018

What a lovely place that is well worth a visit. Pub style with pub food that was served quickly. That with some local tap beers and yummo. Live music on the weekend was a bonus and it was very enjoyable to listen to. Certainly the...More

Thank Leslee C
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This craft brewery is built inside the old post office. It offers different kinds of beer and if you can’t decide then order a ‘paddle of beers’ - a selection of 8 small beers sitting on a paddle. It’s a great idea and fun and...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 12 April 2018

My husband was so happy with his taster selection of eight small beers, as was I with my glass of wine. This is a brewery and a beautifully revamped old building with high ceilings and wooden floors and a sitting area outside. We weren’t able...More

Thank cynthia r
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We recently booked a table at Malt for a special occasion with family. We were looking for a more intimate surroundings so wanted somewhere a little quieter than usual. We picked Malt based on what we'd heard from others and whilst we were aware the...More

Thank Mark B
Nearby HotelsSee all 41 hotels in Townsville
Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville
591 reviews
.17 km away
Oaks Gateway Suites
500 reviews
.18 km away
Grand Hotel and Apartments Townsville
499 reviews
.23 km away
Townsville Central Hotel
510 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Coffee Dominion
176 reviews
.20 km away
Chico Rio Brazilian Restaurant
310 reviews
.05 km away
The Balcony Restaurant
209 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Museum of Tropical Queensland
318 reviews
.43 km away
Reef HQ Great Barrier Reef Aquarium
972 reviews
.53 km away
Perc Tucker Regional Gallery
109 reviews
.06 km away
Maritime Museum of Townsville
61 reviews
.57 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
17 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from HiliMili | Reviewed this property |
I have to disagree! I think everything is very reasonably priced. Kids meals $12 - $14! Service is great and attentive. I have never had a problem at The Brewery is it always fantastic
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 Flinders St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4724 2999
  • E-mail
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.
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