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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Mountain
“Its a visual thing. You can view the whole of the city from this vantage point and to make it more enjoyable there is a restaurant. Just a thing you do when you come to Brisbane. Also close to Indooroopilly and quite close to the Botanical Garden so you could visit both in a day.”
  • 125 locals recommend
Library
“If you love gardens, this is the place to visit, great bonzia area. Within the grounds is Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium. (Open 10.45am -7.30). Check it out on line but I love it. Great shows.It is about a 10 minute drive from our front door. Lots of parking. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“The council runs guided discovery tours Mon to Sat - 11am-12noon & 1-2pm. Call council on 3403 2535 or check their website to find out more.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Bus Station
“The Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha offer a living museum of native and exotic plant collections in themed sections. Brilliant Botanic gardens at the base of Mt Coot-tha”
  • 27 locals recommend
Planetarium
“Another great parkland in Brisbane with a lovely large pond to watch the ducks swim by. Planetarium tours are free. There is an admission cost for Planetarium shows. For more information see brisbane.qld.gov.au Stop in on your way to Mt. Cootha Lookout, a popular tourist spot to look over Brisbane.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Locality
“Spectacular views of the city, cafe and restaurant. Watch the sunset while dining in style ”
  • 138 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Great national park, with beautiful views of Brisbane and surrounding areas ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Amazing views over Brisbane, good spot to stop for a drink and light bites when hiking on Mt Cootha, also good to drive up to and enjoy the views.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Nature
“Head to this scenic lookout for awesome views of Brisbane. You can drive up to the lookout or park at JC Slaughter Falls and walk up, it's about a 45min walk up to the top and back down and is dog friendly.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Walk up through the Mt Coot-tha forest to a awesome view over Brisbane and Moreton Bay. Great for people with a car. It takes about 45min-1hour round trip. There's a restaurant up top if you want to stop for a cuppa or lunch. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
“Bean on Dean also does great coffee and brunch, you can often get fresh bread here as well. Open 7 days from about 7am – 1pm. 7 min walk, Dean St ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
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  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
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“If you want wonderful fresh food and great views looking over the whole of Brisbane then this is the place to visit and have lunch or dinner. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“You can see all of greater Brisbane from the look out at the top of Mount Coot-tha”
  • 4 locals recommend
Park
“ANZAC Park is a large and well maintained park, great for barbeques, picnics, playgrounds, walking and cycling. 10 min walk. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Even youngsters can enjoy the hike up "the mountain" and you'll all enjoy a well-earned ice-cream or coffee with your view at the top!”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“If you want wonderful fresh food and great views looking over the whole of Brisbane then this is the place to visit and have lunch or dinner. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Even youngsters can enjoy the hike up "the mountain" and you'll all enjoy a well-earned ice-cream or coffee with your view at the top!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Store
“Best Fish and Chips in Queensland as well as a variety of snacks and meals Take-away and Dine In ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
“My new favorite restaurant. In a surprising but successful location under Westside Private Hospital, You will enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner here. Great choice of food that is well priced. Sensational salads. And if you only want a coffee, you have to try the peppermint crisp tart or the milk tart. The owners are South African so you will also find biltong on the menu as well as Don Pedros! Open Monday to Wednesday 6.30am to 3.30pm, Thursday to Saturday 6.30am to 9.30pm, and Sunday from 7am to 1.30pm. 32 Morrow Street Taringa Ph 07 3193 9913”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“If you are Japanese, or just love traditional Japanese food, this is the place for dinner! Super YUMMY.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Best Croatian seafood restaurant in Queensland. Very reasonably priced food. ”
  • 1 local recommends

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