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Bar Alto

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Great view and food

Am always taken with Bar Alto in regards to their food and service, not to mention overlooking the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
959KathleenK
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Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
As good as ever 😊

I first visited Bar Alto 3 years ago on the recommendation of others and loved it. Returning again... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
Sue B
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Newbold Coleorton, United Kingdom
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14 Oct 2018
“Great view and food”
11 Apr 2018
“As good as ever ”
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The Powerhouse 119 Lamington St, Brisbane, Queensland 4005, Australia
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Am always taken with Bar Alto in regards to their food and service, not to mention overlooking the Brisbane River. The staff are friendly, professional and know the wines on offer.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 959KathleenK
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We dined outside enjoying the view of the riverbend and shared 3 plates of morsels. (All gf) The standout was the pork belly by far, we wished we had ordered that twice rather than the octopus which was quite fishy and had gritty bits from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I first visited Bar Alto 3 years ago on the recommendation of others and loved it. Returning again this year it was really pleasing to see that the standards remain high, dishes superbly executed and an efficient table service. It’s a pity more restaurants in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Sue B
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

There were three of us who thoroughly enjoyed lunch here. The staff were attentive and professional but friendly. The food was well presented, and don't we eat with our eyes - and delicious. When we're next in Brisbane we will come back.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Marilyn C
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The food was incredible, the wine list spectacular, the view stunning but the service left them all in the shade! An excellent example of how service should be conducted - professional, engaging, discreet & genuine - just a breath of fresh air in this world...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank RDuncanR
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We ate here to celebrate my 29th Birthday after watching the Friday night free comedy "Knockoff" at The Powerhouse - would definitely recommend. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for somewhere nice to celebrate something. The staff were polite and extremely attentive...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Richard And K
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

On a beautiful day in autumn, with boats cruising up and down the river and with good food and drink we were at peace. And maybe slightly envious of the people living on the other side of the river.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Tom H
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Great food, great vibe, great service, and I really mean it. Great outlook ...and great position on the river's edge with a really unique historic feel and background. Go there, you won't be disappointed.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank SophieLouis
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I am a regular here. I enjoy it with friends or family or even solo. Both the bar and restaurant are consistently vibrant and stylish with helpful staff and great food. The building itself is a rare example of wonderful redevelopment of a site which...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank 840anneh
Reviewed 3 October 2016

With two friends for a long lunch - awesome as ever. The mussels are always a must. We tried some interesting Italian wine for a change this time - wow.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank John H
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