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Motion Bar & Grill

515 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3303 8034
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
06:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
515 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 186 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friday night seafood buffet - $79.00 pp. My wife and I enjoyed seafood delicacies along with fresh salads, roast beef, and indian fare. Followed by assorted desert available on the buffet.More

Thank Andrew C
BrisManagement, General Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting Motion Bar & Grill at Brisbane Marriott Hotel. I am pleased to read that you and your wife enjoyed our Friday + Saturday night Seafood Buffet. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards, Alexander Zettl | Restaurant...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just pass by the city two weeks ago and have a drink here by chance. Cozy environment, lovely cocktail. I like the Manhattan made by Jenny a lot! She was gorgeous, with high sense of humor and the Manhattan she made was one of the...More

Thank LHL116
BrisManagement, Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Traveller, Thank you so much for your feedback and I will be sure to let Jenny know of your comments. We look forward to seeing you again upon your return visit. Regards, Alexander Zettl | Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 30 April 2017

No matter where we stay in Brisbane City, we make sure to eat out at Motion if we can. The service is exceptional, the food is amazing and surprisingly affordable, don't be put off because the restaurant is in such a classy hotel (price wise...More

Thank Jodie P
BrisManagement, General Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jodie and family, Thank you so much for your review. I am so pleased to our restaurant is top of mind for you and your comments are greatly appreciated. I will be sure to pass your lovely words onto Odette. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

I had been to this Motion Bar & Grill at Brisbane Marriott and everything I ordered the Steak for main meal. Can't go wrong with this choice. Overall it's good atmosphere and lone business traveler.

Thank Jimmy W
BrisManagement, Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to read your review and pleased to know you enjoyed your dining experience. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Alexander Zettl - Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 17 April 2017

New aged style cooking with a fusion of things you would not imagine. Great decor and vibe and really worth a try! Double thumbs up!

Thank TheAussieHandbook
BrisManagement, Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review and I am delighted to read that your expectations were exceeded. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Alexander Zettl - Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Hotel bars can be terrible .. this Marriott effort is a class above most and has a nice easy comfort menu .. Great wine list .. pricey but to be expected .. a good cocktail list too .. We stayed here four nights so were...More

Thank Tony F
BrisManagement, Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review of your bar and dining experience throughout your 4 night stay. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind regards, Alexander Zettl - Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We dined here tonight on a set menu as part of a package. Service started slow with the man who took us to out table that was possibly the manager forgetting to advise staff of our arrival. Then once I saw Leon requesting some drinks...More

Thank Linda R
BrisManagement, Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and for your feedback. I am pleased to read that Leon took good care of you. Kind regards, Alexander Zettl - Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had the Linguini with Bug Meat. It was delicious with soo much Bug meat. The sauce was perfect just enough of everything. Loved it.. I actually went again a couple of days later and intended to have the same but because of the bad...More

Thank JanB373
BrisManagement, Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to read your review and great to know you loved our seafood dishes. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Alexander Zettl - Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Several well made cocktails and seafood buffet (second sitting) with delicious desserts. Definitely a redo.

Thank Leonie T
BrisManagement, Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and feedback of our Seafood Buffet and cocktails. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Kind regards, Alexander Zettl - Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 3 April 2017

My partner and I ate here last Friday night, the food was acceptable as we ordered a la carte, however during pre dinner drinks, I noticed dirty glass wear build up, and waited a while for a clean glass to be offered with my beverage.I...More

Thank Sumanchoo
BrisManagement, Manager at Motion Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, I appreciate you taking the time to write a review of your dining experience. Please know that your comments are appreciated and have been discussed further with management. I am disappointed to read that your dining experience was not to standard, and I...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:30
Monday
06:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:30
Thursday
06:00 - 22:30
Friday
06:00 - 22:30
Saturday
06:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Queen St, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3303 8034
  • E-mail
Description
As part of Brisbane Marriott’s multi-million dollar refurbishment project, Motion Bar & Grill is a new city destination restaurant in Uptown Precinct, The City. The restaurant features multiple dining locations including: luxurious booths, Chef’s Grill Table, high set tables in the stylish M Bar, a street side coffee bar and the soon to be opened M Deck with alfresco dining and river views. Head Chef Peter Iwanczyk has crafted a menu that centres around The Grill, focusing on regional produce. The restaurant will be open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and will be the home of Brisbane Marriott’s renowned High Tea.
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