Corner Store Cafe
A clear favourite amongst Toowong locals and visitors alike, it’s not uncommon for people make a special trip just for the Corner Store. An architecturally designed eatery boasting a generous contemporary outdoor dining area, it’s a perfect balance of authentic suburban feels and cosmopolitan-quality cuisine, prepared with top-notch, local ingredients.
Bean on Dean
Home to indulgent snacks and classic brekkie fare, it’s a top-quality cup of Joe that is at the front and centre of Bean and Dean’s mind. A rustic setting boasting wall-to-wall street art, Bean on Dean is loved for its community vibes and is a place of choice for a relaxing Sunday session topped with live local music.
Pitch And Fork
Perched below the iconic brick arches of the Western Districts Rugby Football Club, this architecturally designed cafe has made its mark on the Brisbane food map. Boasting a critically acclaimed minimalist and contemporary setting, Pitch and Fork’s offering of modern brunch plates and top-notch coffee is a feature in its own right.
Josie North Coffee is a fresh, light and modern café passionate about creating the best of specialty coffee. Boasting minimalist on-trend digs with a scattering of green, their wholesome menu of brunch plates is topped off with decadent baked sweets and locally roasted coffee brews.
Nestled within an iconic general store on a leafy Bardon street, this local haunt is a favourite amongst the locals for its consistently great coffee, simple and nourishing food and laidback suburban vibes. Oozing homely vibes, the Rainworth General Store sources ingredients from their on-site vegetable garden and local producers to create their colourful brunch plates.
Cake & Bake
A famous food icon in Brisbane loved for her skills with all things baked, Jocelyn Hancock’s Cake and Bake is home to decadent cakes, desserts and pastries. If sweet treats aren’t your thing, their kitchen also dishes up wholesome homestyle salads, savoury tarts and light plates available to takeaway.
Proudly bringing farmer’s produce to the plates of West End, Plenty is a local favourite for their healthy and hearty plates of goodness. With a blend of indulgent sweet plates and savoury classics, their top coffee and freshly baked goods generate a loyal following in their own right.
A favourite amongst the Bardon community, Smoked Paprika offers genuine and unique cuisine without the fuss. A laidback and fresh coffee house with indoor or dog-friendly outdoor dining, their all-day breakfast draws a consistent crowd, reaching its peak in activity come weekends.
A fresh, light-filled and contemporary coffee house loved for their unique cuisine and consistently top coffee. Always offering a variety of blends to test from their resident roasters 5 Senses Coffee, their brews perfectly compliment their modern brunch fare packed with locally sourced, seasonal ingredients. A local favourite is their breakfast carbonara – a classic and sometimes needed hangover cure.
Miss Audrey Coffee
A character filled coffee shop come hair dresser, Miss Audrey Coffee is a perfect spot for a morning of pampering or a simple and relaxed start to the day. Nestled within the leafy streets of Bardon, this local hangout offers top quality coffee brews along with a handful of tasty sweet treats.
Beans on the Green
Simple bites and tasty coffee brews surrounded by lush green lawns for the kids to stretch their legs, Beans on the Green is a community coffee house loved by the Bardon locals. A modest setting welcoming 2-legged and 4-legged friends of all ages, keep an eye out for their tasty cake specials to pair with your morning coffee.
Award-winning baristas and high-quality roasted beans, Blackstar Coffee is a beloved café drawing a crowd for their consistency tasty specialty brews. Boasting a generous outdoor courtyard with plenty of sunny spots, their kitchen plates up simple and fresh classic café fare. A must try is their popular cold brew, conveniently bottled and ready to go.
MISS BLISS WHOLEFOODS KITCHEN
Serving up wholesome and nourishing brunch plates with a strong focus on health and wellbeing, Miss Bliss is famous throughout the West End neighbourhood for their photo-worthy feeds. Self-proclaimed foodies, Miss Bliss Wholefoods Kitchen is just as passionate about their delicious array of beverages, offering up top coffee, refreshing coolers and nourishing smoothies.
West End Coffee House
West End Coffee House is an honest and simple café that constantly buzzes with those who can’t get enough of their eclectic blend of coffee brews and tasty feeds. A perfect spot for any time of day, they serve up top-notch Campos blends and classic brekkie fare, with their street-food Thai inspired lunch menu generating a loyal local following.
The Gunshop Cafe
Gun Shop Café a homely local favourite boasting comfortable digs and fresh fare prepared with market fresh ingredients. Their all-day dining menu has won multiple awards and offers a collection of snacks to share, hearty mains and afternoon bites, paired with highly rated Merlo coffee.
Briki Espresso and Gelati Bar
Proud of their rich heritage and Greek traditions, Briki Espresso and Gelati Bar is a family owned coffee house and eatery home to family-friendly, no-fuss dining. Offering an array of classic breakfast and lunch fare, a major drawcard is their delicious Greek sweets and gelati enjoyed in-house or on the go.
Self-proclaimed as being West End’s original street food venue, the Wrapture has come a long way from their humble beginnings at the local community markets. Serving up healthy wraps, nourishing bowls and intriguing refreshments, settle in for a casual bite or grab a flavoursome bundle to enjoy on the go.
Billykart West End
Billy Kart West End is a popular creation from highly-renowned chef Ben O’Donoghue. Boasting an on-trend contemporary interior, their fresh modern Australian menu of bistro-style plates refreshes with the seasons and is partnered with boutique beverages from their well-appointed bar. For a quick bite, check out their Burger Bar open Wednesday through Saturday.
Lewin Street Cafe
A classic neighbourhood café loved for their tasty coffees and no-fuss bites. With a counter filled with freshly baked treats and ready to go lunch bites, along with shelves of gourmet pantry staples, the Lewin Street Café is a piece of home shared with the Bardon community.
Brick And Bean Cafe
A warm and welcoming café passionate about serving the local St Lucia community, Brick and Bean is a favourite for its simple yet tasty feeds, good coffee brews and friendly service. Keep an eye on their social feeds for updates on their mouth-watering brunch specials.