For fine wine, delicious modern Australian cuisine and an elegant setting, Claret House always impresses. With fantastic events throughout the month including Roast Night and Sunday BBQ, this Brisbane restaurant is a lively place to catch up with old friends or make new ones. Situated only steps from the river on Newstead’s Vernon Terrace, Claret House is a dining establishment you can count on. With opening hours every day of the week except Monday, this lovely wine bar and restaurant is sure to be your new hangout spot.
Where good wine meets good company, Claret House in Brisbane’s Newstead provides an all-around fantastic dining experience. Here you’ll find a wide range of varietals from as far away as France, Italy, Chile, Spain, and Germany, plus plenty of local wines to boot. The sophisticated environment inside of this restaurant and bar on Vernon Terrace is the ideal atmosphere for unwinding with friends, and is also perfect for private events of any kind, whether it’s a wedding, corporate event or birthday celebration.
When dining as a group, the large share plates at Brisbane’s Claret House are a smart choice, and include tasty gourmet options like cheeseburger, rolled chicken, confit duck and seared Japanese scallops. Seafood lovers will love the Newstead restaurant’s freshly shucked oysters, and the spiced sweet potato and kale crisps delight vegan diners. Some guests visit Claret House simply to have dessert – try the artisan chocolate truffles, the affogato or ask about the dessert of the week. This fine wine bar and restaurant is known to pack in a crowd, so make sure to book your experience in advance!
We went there for my wife's 40th with a group of 12 and the staff were very friendly and did a great job taking care of us. Good food and drink selection.