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The Brewery

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$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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252 Flinders St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4724 2999
11:30 - 00:00
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Mon - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Brisbane, Australia
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I can thoroughly recommend The Brewery for a wedding reception. The details were well attended to, the food was delicious and the staff very professional. The food was delivered quickly to the tables, no one had to wait for drinks. The atmosphere was fantastic. Great night.

Thank Melody S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Malt for my partners 30th. What an awesome night!! The service was fantastic, the food was delish and a great selection of wine and beer . We had the Dry Age and the Beef Ribs both where fantastic :) we will definitely be back!!

Thank HiliMili
Brisbane, Australia
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110 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a great setting for enjoying an afternoon drink with family. The wings were very tasteful ! It is the original general post office and there are signs of a past era. Wait staff were exceptional!

Thank MarieS1
Townsville, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting the Brewery we were approached by a doorman with a beard. He stated to a friend remove your hat in an aggressive tone. Very unprofessional. Were in the premises does it say dress attire. Very embarrassing for all involved. The doorman needs retraining .

Thank HappyFew3
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting The Brewery back in October in 2016 I was so keen to visit again and pre order the the 40 plus day old Sub-Primal cut as we were advised that you can't order from the menu. Not a problem so this business trip I pre ordered the cut weeks out not to miss. Well what a disappointment! The... More 

Thank Geoff R
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fridays are the best days! 2-4-1 Pizzas and tasty beers brewed on site -WINNING Good lunch specials every day - great atmosphere and service, always a crowd pleaser

Thank Teleah H
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to head into town for dinner whilst down visiting local friends, and made a booking here based on reviews and recommendations of others. Restaurant looks nice with ambient lighting but can get very noisy. My friend and I asked for mocktails - the waitress was fairly vague about what she could provide, advising that she could make something up... More 

Thank Tiffytins
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72 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was there on a Tuesday, the meals are expensive for what you get, we ordered the steaks and asked for them medium rare, they came back well done. Ordered entree's and they came out @ the same time as the mains. The most disappointing thing was the beers... they were flat from the tap, we had 4 beers and the... More 

Thank gregf674
Brisbane, Australia
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96 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Malt Restaurant has a small selection of interesting entrees and mains. Aside from the steaks, the mains averaged around $30 which is reasonable. The service was very attentive, although it might benefit from wait staff having allocated tables so that 2-3 wait staff didn't ask us each time if the meal was nice or whether we needed a drink.... More 

Thank Suitcasedwellers
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the malt restaurant at the brewery with a few friends. We were showed to our table and told about the dry aged steak and how good it is. It is the most expensive thing on the menu and i decided to lash out and get the dry aged steak. It comes with one option of sides and a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$27
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 Flinders St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4724 2999
Australia's international award winning brewery, restaurant, lounge bar and banquet centre. Best restaurant in a pub / club / tavern in Australia at the 2015 National Restaurant and Catering Awards. Our brewing team are internationally renown winning numerous international medals including the prestigious International Brewing Awards in London. Also called Townsville Brewing Company.

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