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Summer House Restaurant

Corner Rotherham Street & Goodwin Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
+61 7 3891 7005
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (91 reviews)
“spice chicken” (10 reviews)
“calamari” (22 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
Asian, Spanish, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Corner Rotherham Street & Goodwin Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Amazing long lunch
"Great restaurant with excellent service and well balanced menu."
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2. Excellent food & service
"I don't think I could fault any of it or say which was my favourite! "
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3. Fantastic reception
" Jesse and his crew did a fantastic job of hosting our reception."
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1 - 10 of 236 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for a quick mid week dinner and really enjoyed the food and service. We had 4 of the share plates and it was plenty for 2 people. I had a glass of French rose and my partner had a beer on tap. There was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank BrisbaneBetty
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely location - tick; great service - tick; value for money - tick. Now let me tell you about the food: Share plates is the way to go, big enough portions to give everyone a taste. Delicious flavours in the curry, best ever fish cakes...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank TA2019
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Service was friendly and able to explain how the menu works best; it is a tapas style menu. Food was very tasty and we all wanted more. Looks groovy an hip and would love to have as a local in my precinct. Go and enjoy.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank FrancieM29
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Had an intimate birthday celebratory lunch here. Service was quick and the share plates were very good. Decor was a little different, which helped set the mood for the place. Only negative was the beer list seemed a bit boring. Would love to see some...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Visited Summer House on the weekend. Parking was easy much to my surprise. The location is lovely with a short stroll to the Brisbane River. The pot of tea I got was nice and my meal was quite nice too. I ordered the beetroot and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Awesome food and drinks! Such a good find especially because they are open for breakfast on weekends! Super cute decor and puppy friendly!

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank 476evyc
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Very disappointed. Lemongrass chicken with almost no chicken, full of vegies, we cannot taste the herbs. No spice, poor dressing. It's not an Asian dish, sorry.More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Miriam G
louigi88, General Manager at Summer House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Hi Miriam G I am so sorry to hear of your disappointing experience with us here at Summer House, We always appreciate any feedback whether good or bad as it helps us improve our standards to the high levels which we hope to achieve. I...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Really great share plates, thoughtful background music so we could hear each other, knowledgeable floor staff and enjoyed trying some different wines. Loved the fish cakes, prawns, 5 spice chicken. We liked it so much we went back for breakfast. Small constructive criticism is to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank DelPerthWA
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent venue, great wine and food especially the share plates. Friendly and accommodating staff. Deserts were fantastic.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank becull
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Very mellow, relaxed, the food was great and the service was excellent. Also does great cocktails. Will be back for sure

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Nuno M
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Rachael D
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Response from Dunnie58 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is child friendly
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21 April 2017|
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Response from Flaviaetta | Reviewed this property |
Dreadful! We had to park way over near the bridge. Uber it instead
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Rotherham Street & Goodwin Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3891 7005
  • E-mail
Summer House is Kangaroo Points premier dining spot. Serving an array of unique dishes from across the globe , wines from our favorite boutique winemakers & vineyards & the cocktails are designed to send you on a journey through a tropical oasis. Our leafy courtyard surrounded by towering palm's, lit by lanterns & fire torches matched with live music from our unique local singer song writer's are second to none. We invite you all to enjoy this beautiful slice of paradise.
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