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What’s on Brisbane’s winter menu

21 May 2017

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With the cooler months fast approaching, it can be tempting to put on your favourite trackies and rug up on the couch in front of the TV every night. But don’t cancel your nights out just yet!
Offering the best in comfort food and cosy atmosphere, these Brisbane venues are worth braving the cold for. Warm up with our top picks for winter.

The Grove Establishment – 225 Waterworks Rd, Ashgrove
With wood-fired pizza, slow-cooked barbecue spare ribs, and braised beef cheeks with smoky garlic mash, among other delicious winter-warming dishes, The Grove Establishment will have you spoiled for choice. And if their dishes don’t warm you up, their fireplace will!

  • Tuesday – Sunday: 11am – Late

Lock ’n’ Load Bistro – 142 Boundary St, West End
Whether you’re braving the winter chill for breakfast, lunch or dinner, Lock ‘n’ Load Bistro has an extensive range of hot and hearty meals on offer. Their pressed lamb shoulder with Parisian gnocchi is sure to keep your goose bumps at bay.

  • Tuesday – Thursday: 3pm – Late
  • Friday: 11am – Late
  • Saturday & Sunday: 7am – Late

Black Hide Steakhouse – 36 Caxton St, Petrie Terrace
There’s nothing like a hot steak to beat the winter blues, and Black Hide Steakhouse does it better than anyone else in the city. Complete with all the trimmings, their award-winning steak is worth leaving your cosy couch for.

  • Tuesday – Friday: 11:30am – Late
  • Saturday: 5:30pm – Late

1889 Enoteca – 10-12 Logan Rd, Woolloongabba
No one does hearty like the Italians, and the authentic Roman fare at 1889 Enoteca is no exception. Warm your stomach with an endless selection of traditional dishes, including a mouth-watering pork and fennel sausage gnocchi that your tastebuds will thank you for.

  • Tuesday – Friday: 12pm – 2:30pm, 6pm – Late
  • Saturday: 6pm - Late
  • Sunday: 12pm – 2:30pm

The Courthouse Restaurant – 1 Paxton St, Cleveland
This stunning venue offers waterfront views and several fireplaces to keep you cosy while you eat. Some of our Courthouse Restaurant favourites include their warming roast pumpkin and sweet potato soup, and their fillet mignon wrapped in bacon with forest mushroom sauce and lightly battered onion rings. This is winter done right!

  • Tuesday – Sunday: Open for lunch and dinner

Finish off your winter feast with some delicious dessert. Check out Brisbane’s best desserts in this sweet post.

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