You ate. You drank. You voted for the best restaurants in north Brisbane to get dressed up and a little bit fancy, so The Forkies has revealed the 2019 winners of the “I’m so fancy put my name in bold” category. Check out the top three restaurants near Brisbane below that deserved getting dressed up for.
For decadent high teas, a romantic getaway or even a wedding, Reid’s Place sure deserves a spot on this list of best restaurants north Brisbane. From a worm farm to a beautiful garden turned wedding venue, Reid’s Place sure is a fancy venue near Brisbane that deserves a little dressing up. Owned and run by self-confessed romantics – Beth and Rob Reid, Reid’s Place exudes warmth and family-style hospitality. This colonial-design, private oasis is situated in Scarborough’s quiet suburbia.
Where to find them: 377 Scarborough Road, Redcliffe
Set in the lush green hinterland of the Moreton Bay Region and known as an ideal wedding venue, we’re not surprised to see Ocean View Estates on the list of best restaurants to get dressed up and a little bit fancy near Brisbane. Their restaurant is an award-winning 5-star venue featuring a menu that perfectly matches the Estates own exquisite wines. Run by creative and passionate chef, Tony Tierney, the restaurant is always serving up some slightly Japanese French fusions, and if that doesn’t sound fancy, we’re not sure what does!
Where to find them: 2557 Mount Mee Road, Ocean View
The results are in and Mon Komo Hotel was voted as the best restaurant to get dressed up a little bit fancy in the Moreton Bay Region! No doubt winning for its ever-popular Cabana Bar and Terrace, Mon Komo Hotel is a popular dining, drinking and entertainment venue along the Redcliffe peninsula.
The Cabana Bar is an architectural showcase boasting a spacious indoor bar and integrated outdoor lounge area. Adorned with stylish features, natural elements, nautical theming and tropical highlights, the Cabana Bar is complemented by luxurious Caribbean-inspired décor that flows throughout the entire development. Setting a new precedent in the industry for style, quality and innovative design, the Cabana Bar offers features of luxury resorts and influenced by the décor of venues found in the Bahamas.
Opening out to an expansive sundrenched terrace boasting uninterrupted ocean views across to Moreton Bay, the Cabana Bar offers a lavish setting, ideal for guests wanting to while away an afternoon, enjoying a collection of Caribbean-infused cocktails and shared tasting boards with friends.
Obviously, you’ll want to get your special occasion up on the ‘gram right? You're in luck, all the delicious food and drinks are pretty darn fancy and Instagrammable too!
Where to find them: 99 Marine Parade, Redcliffe
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