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Urbane Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Australian, Gluten Free Options
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181 Mary Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3229 2271
18:00 - 00:00
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Wed - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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Hoi An, Vietnam
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted to take my girlfriend here for a while but I was hesitant as a lot of the reviews talk negatively of not getting enough to eat and it being too expensive. We both got the 7 course tasting menu with wine and it was an amazing experience, we arrived at 6pm and we were not finished until 10.30pm.... More 

Thank lukey246
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Urbane, being a premium dining establishment obviously hits on all marks. Exciting, creative and well balanced food, while some dishes lacked in seasoning. Each course made sense, especially exploring textural elements. Service was A1, dishes were explained well but not to the point of over the top, questions were answered with out hesitation or second guessing. Wine was good, honest... More 

Thank Well_seasoned1989
Vancouver, Canada
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the 7 course vegan degustation and loved it! Amazing food and creative ingredients and flavour combinations. Impeccable service and the restaurant fit out is lovely. It was expensive and not overly filling, but a fantastic experience that I would happily do again.

Thank AJF90
Brisbane, Australia
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

We had a large group of 25 and were put in a private dining room, the food that was served was lovely and the presentation was very impressive. I would recommend.

Thank Katy_Smith_81
brisbane queensland
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147 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Anniversary for about 30 people downstairs in a private room. Shared plates. Food exceptional in terms of quality and taste, smallish portions. Varied menu, beautifully presented. Service was friendly, efficient and knowledgeable. Drink list was well stocked with good quality and variety.

1 Thank cdscons
Townsville, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The nine course degustation menu was delicious! All dishes were meticulously presented and tasted divine. Not particularly filling but it's more about the dining experience and flavour combinations than eating as much as possible! An amazing dining experience with great service.

Thank Emma K
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41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Loved this restaurant, the food was great, each dish innovative and tasteful. We did the 5 course tasting menu and enjoyed it very much. The wine list was extensive with a good matching selection of French wines. The service was ok, but I would have enjoyed a printed menu - at times I didn't know what I was eating, and... More 

Thank David S
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164 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Urbane was good, very good in fact but if you come from the country or usually like your plate full of parma, don't come here! There ain't a lot of food but what there is is well balanced, textured and inventive. We chose the five course degustation but probably should have gone the eight course. Then again, that's ratcheting up... More 

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Tamborine, Australia
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117 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

My Board met here for lunch and we certainly weren't disappointed. While the table was varied in their choice we tried the 5 course Omnivore which was simply outstanding. The Ravioli was cooked to perfection, while the Peachester chicken was mouth-watering. Attention from the staff was second to none. Some may say it was a little expensive, but our board... More 

Thank Schanuzer
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

My partner and I only go to Urbane on the very special occasions. We've now been there numerous times and the chef, Alejandro Cancino, makes a very fine degustation meal indeed. The vegan option is absolutely fantastic and provides some amazing flavours that We've never tasted before. The setting, service and ambiance is just so special. It's really a very... More 

Thank John P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 84 - USD 111
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Mary Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3229 2271

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?