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Popolo Italian Kitchen and Bar

R3 Sidon Street , South Bank | South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
+61 7 3846 7784
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
R3 Sidon Street , South Bank | South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We really enjoyed the food and drinks. Estelle, our waitress was fantastic. What a lovely girl and her service excellent.

Thank Cammie2308
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had the dinner banquet & there was so much food! Very nice, some vegetables with it would have been good. Alcohol was very expensive, $12 for beer in a can!!

Thank Sharyn C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was so good! But the service was incredible. They were so lovely and catered to our every need. We had kids with us and they were great, giving us kids options. They were only a few minutes late with one pizza and we...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for lunch with a friend. It was busy, so service was a bit slow, but the food was beautiful, as was the view from our table. We were seated looking out over the river, which was lovely. We had the tartufo pizza -...More

Thank Sangee D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is hard to muck up simple Italian fare but this place managed. Simply dreadful food most swimming in truffle oil without warning The venue is pleasant but why not clean the tables occasionally. Wine list poor. Give it a wide berth..

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were 3 couples enjoying an evening together. The menu was quite different to normal Italian cuisine. It was designed for share plates. We ordered a good variety of dishes. The manager gave us a lovely pizza for free, this was the best dish of...More

Thank Leon R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is really good and there is a lot of atmosphere to soak up in the area. Great for long family lunches.

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a long walk along the riverbank we decided to stop for a drink and a bite. The calamari fritti was lovely. Only problem, the waitress took the tartare sauce away before we finished the calamari and didn’t bother asking if we had finished before...More

Thank Cathy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Invited to celebrate a 70th birthday we were looking forward to a pleasant night out in a destination location. It delivered on most fronts. Food, and ambience and view all came together for a lovely night. The service was a little off but that happens...More

Thank Wade R
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Unfortunately for Popolo on this occasion my poor review is towards the kitchen and the creators of the dishes. I don't want to go on and on about it but the main dishes we had were disappointing although judging by some of the ingredients on...More

Thank HotGaz
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Holly Q
27 September 2017|
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Response from Adam M | Reviewed this property |
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25 July 2017|
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Response from lvross | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so. you are probably allowed to bring wine but would be charged corkage anyway. Best idea give them a call.
Bruno d
15 March 2016|
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Response from Roark55 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We went with a friend who knows a lot about authentic Italian food and she was impressed - and the food was delicious.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R3 Sidon Street , South Bank | South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3846 7784
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