Top 5 dining options in Kangaroo Point

dining in Kangaroo Point

Kangaroo Point is one of the most popular suburbs in Brisbane, both with tourists and locals alike. Kangaroo Point boasts of stunning natural beauty, offers grand riverside views and is also home to Brisbane’s iconic Story Bridge. Kangaroo Point is located just outside Brisbane CBD, and there are plenty of restaurants and accommodation options to take avail of.

If you’re planning an upcoming Brisbane holiday, then you should consider staying in Kangaroo Point. You’ll have a relaxing and peaceful holiday while also being close to the best of Brisbane. Accommodation is usually cheaper at Kangaroo Point, and there is plenty to see and do in the area.

As the manager of Bridgewater Terraces holiday apartments, which are located in Kangaroo Point, I thought that I should take this opportunity to list 5 of the best dining options in the area. These Kangaroo Point restaurants are very popular with our guests at Bridgewater Terraces, and I’m sure you’ll love them too.

So, continue reading this post to discover 5 of the best Kangaroo Point restaurants. Make sure to try out all of them on your Brisbane holiday!

1. Mitoki Japanese Modern Tapas

If you’re in the mood for some authentic Japanese cuisine on your Brisbane holiday, head over to Mitoki Japanese Modern Tapas. This restaurant is rated 4.5 on TripAdvisor and it is known for its authentic sushi, sashimi, and other Japanese dishes. The restaurant also offers vegetarian-friendly and gluten-free options. There’s also a bar and outdoor seating available at this restaurant. Mitoki Japanese Modern Tapas offers great ambiance and is perfect for family gatherings as also for romantic dates.

2. Summer House Restaurant

To dine with the locals in Kangaroo Point and have a good time, make sure to drop by Summer House Restaurant. This restaurant is a hit with locals because of its welcoming décor and relaxed and friendly vibes. It is rated as 4.5 on TripAdvisor and this just goes to show how popular this place really is. Summer House Restaurant opens up early in the morning and is famous for its extensive breakfast menu. They also have a bar, so if you’re looking to overindulge early in the morning, you can do it here. Apart from the breakfast menu, this restaurant also offers a full range of bites and drinks to keep you entertained throughout the day and at night. Definitely one of the best Kangaroo Point restaurants.

3. Main St Bar & Eatery

Main St Bar & Eatery is one of my favourite bars in Kangaroo Point. This bar cum eatery does not feature an extensive menu and caters to dishes that aren’t too heavy or too light. They do offer a great breakfast special prepared from fresh ingredients and other special dishes throughout the day. This place is perfect for having a healthy breakfast, or a quick bite or a drink during the day. Main St Bar & Eatery is rated as 4 on TripAdvisor and locals frequent this place quite often.

4. St James Crabhouse & Kitchen

Fancy some seafood on your holiday in Brisbane? Then head over to St James Crabhouse & Kitchen which is located under the Story Bridge. This restaurant is Brisbane’s oldest traditional crab house and it has been designed in a funky look. While you must try the crab dishes at this restaurant, there are plenty of other fresh dishes you can consider. In terms of drinks, you have a choice of a variety of lagers and ales. This restaurant is hugely popular and is rated as 4.5 on TripAdvisor. I’ll recommend you to visit this place on a weekday to avoid the rush.

5. Medley Cafe

Last, but certainly not the least on this list of Kangaroo Point restaurants is Medley Café, which is rated 4 on TripAdvisor. This café is styled with a contemporary open plan design and offers exotic riverside views. Medley Café is known for its breakfast and lunch options every day and for its dinner specials from Thursday to Saturday. Also, Medley Café is located right next to our holiday apartments here at Bridgewater Terraces. Should you stay with us, you can walk over to this café at 7 am to have an early morning coffee.


Kangaroo Point is a very popular suburb in Brisbane with plenty of accommodation and dining options. 5 of the most popular Kangaroo Point restaurants include Mitoki Japanese Modern Tapas, Summer House Restaurant, Main St Bar & Eatery, St James Crabhouse & Kitchen, and Medley Café. Do make sure to try out these fantastic restaurants on your Brisbane holiday.

And, if you’re looking for Kangaroo Point accommodation, then look no further than our holiday apartments at Bridgewater Terraces.

Consider our holiday apartments and call us at 07 3435 5216 to make a booking with us today!

About Denis Goodman

Denis is the manager of Bridgewater Terraces and has a long history with accommodation and property management rights. He brings his knowledge and experiences into his writer to help holiday makers have a wonderful holiday.

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