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The Gardens Club

75 Gardens Point Road | City Botanic Gardens, Brisbane, Queensland 4001, Australia
+61 7 3012 9606
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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“cakes” (4 reviews)
“toasties” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75 Gardens Point Road | City Botanic Gardens, Brisbane, Queensland 4001, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The total package really! I visited on a Friday for lunch with colleagues and had the burger with house made patty. Oh yes oh yes, it was so tasty! It's amazing how hard it is to find a good house made hamburger these days. Slightly...More

Thank AngeleneFay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After walking the Botanic Gardens for an hour on a conducted tour, we were quite thirsty, so we welcomed a drink at the Gardens Club. It was a busy day, with one couple celebrating a wedding in the gardens, followed by a reception. I had...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

After 40mins and no food arriving I asked about my order. Turns out 'ticket was lost'. Mistakes happen I understand but they then say we will get ur food out in 10mins. 35 mins later I'm still waiting for food. While they were busy with...More

Thank Marcus G
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Braving the cool morning stopped at the Gardens’ Café in the Brisbane Botanic Gardens for breakfast. Friendly staff greeted and served our coffees pancakes & strawberries and toasted sandwich. Fresh start to a beautiful day of exploring these pretty gardens by the river.

1  Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

A shame - this could really be a great business in a gorgeous location - the coffee was reasonable but food was extremely lackluster. Service was friendly but rather chaotic. Wouldn't return to eat but the gardens are picturesque.

Thank Alice K
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We went for a ride through the gardens and found the garden club tucked away in the bushes and stopped for a coffee and a little lemon curd tart. The service was warm and friendly, there were others there with their lap dogs out for...More

1  Thank JaniceJohnston
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I went to the Gardens Club for a very late breakfast ... the cafe is located on the edge of the City Botanical Gardens next to QUT ... there are tables and chairs under the trees near the kiosk/servery where you can order food and...More

1  Thank Mike M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I often take a small group of visually impaired and blind friends on walks from Southbank, over the Goodwill bridge and through the City Botanic Gardens. On occasion, we'll stop at the Gardens Club for a coffee and cake. The staff are very helpful and...More

1  Thank Mike C
Reviewed 5 April 2017

wanted something for lunch that wasn't fast food and found this place in the park. Had lovely salads, but we chose the avocado and chicken on sourdough which was great. lovely stop

1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This small cafe is well situated in the city's botanic gardens, and a perfect spot to laze away a sunny afternoon. You are in the heart of the gardens, so it is very peaceful, and a great place to watch some of the bird life...More

Thank Dom B
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30 November 2016|
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Response from Jennifer P | Reviewed this property |
The Gardens Club is the original cottage frm early settlement days, and is almost part of the QUT campus. It is quite large and iit woul dbe a good location for functions. There is another small building towards the Albert... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Gardens Point Road | City Botanic Gardens, Brisbane, Queensland 4001, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3012 9606
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