Take in the ocean views at the best restaurants in Manly, Brisbane. The restaurants in Brisbane’s Manly suburb are part of the city's thriving foodie scene. Manly is just a short drive from the business district of Brisbane, with plenty of international travellers who savour the finer things in life. The restaurants in Manly also benefit from the area's stellar location right by the ocean. Many of the local eateries overlook beautiful areas like Moreton Bay, providing both stunning views, great weather for al fresco dining and lots of fresh local seafood. Make sure you use Quandoo to reserve a table overlooking the water today.