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Empire Hotel

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339 Brunswick St | Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
+61 7 3852 5000
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good56%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
2 weeks ago
“Used to be decent”
11 Mar 2017
“Awesome vibes and delicious food”
Open Now
11:30 - 22:30All hours
Brew Pub, Pub, Gastropub, Street Food, Diner
339 Brunswick St | Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Used to go in all the time. Two meals for the price of one was really good. But they then changed the menu. Hardly any stuff on it now and not much variety. The male member of staff got really arsey with us when we...More

Thank meggys_d_
Chris C, Manager at Empire Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Meggys Thank you for your feedback, and we're really disappointed that you didn't enjoy your experience with us. We take any feedback seriously as we continue to try and improve our customer's experience with us. If you would like to discuss your time with...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017

I went here on a Friday night to watch some bands play. I hadn't planned on eating here but the kitchen sent out a platter of beef sliders and offered them around the venue free of charge. They were delicious. Probably one of the best...More

Thank vanty96
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was a bit of a find, went on a Tuesday when they had two meals for the price of one. Also Trivia Night!!!! Music was a bit loud if you wanted to have a good chat but not over the top. Service was good.

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Was on the hunt for a decent Amaretto Sour and after a couple failed attempts we stumbled into The Empire. The bartenders on duty passed the ingredients test and we were away watching the ingredients readily being administered into the shaker appropriately. Shake, shake, shake...More

Thank QuitWorkAndGo
Reviewed 10 February 2016

After a run-in with a shonky taxi driver our original plans to dine at the night markets were thwarted so we chose the Empire instead. This is a quirky establishment with interesting decor. the staff were lovely and the food was quite adequate also. Enjoyed...More

Thank Narelle D
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Good for drinks, reasonable prices, the music is pretty average some good oldies but don't expect anything modern.

Thank kat_travel_Bris
Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

Had a quick stop here for a couple of arvo beers witha few friends. Great atmosphere and good beers on tap. We sat in the booths which are good for a group of people. Make sure you check out the toilet signs haha.

Thank Dodsy1984
Reviewed 4 June 2014

You have to try this place. Stumbled in on a week night. Between 5-7pm the pizza specials are $5 for a good size pizza made in a very traditional way. Also drink specials and friendly staff. Is no 5 star but a great venue central...More

1  Thank RWC015
Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

Deep leather booths, relaxed bar atmosphere. Good brick oven pizzas. Get there between 4:00-7:00 and pizzas are $5.00

Thank Lbktechsan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 20
Brew Pub, Pub, Gastropub, Street Food, Diner
Drinks, After-hours, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 339 Brunswick St | Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland 4006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3852 5000
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Enter the Empire Hotel, and you step inside one of the city’s most celebrated historic landmarks. Built in the late 1888, the Empire Hotel has managed to maintain its original charm, lively atmosphere and genuine hospitality.

The Empire is open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week so pop in for a drink with our friendly staff, or try our tasty late night dining menu, with old school board games and live entertainment!
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