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Brisbane coffee shops, cafes & tea

Brisbane coffee shops are everywhere and very much part of life in Brisbane. In this section not just coffee but afternoon tea as well. Still looking for the best so do tell us!

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Alen's Espresso
Alen's Espresso is a funky coffee shop where the coffees taste like they're made with love and care. No matter how busy they are, coffees are consistently good with an up front chocolate flavour. A good value Brisbane coffee shop with a good selection of desserts. 420 George Street, Brisbane (07 3236 3742).

Aquila Caffe Bar
Italian owner with lines down the street every morning. Eagle Street

Bar Merlo
A well established coffee shop in the CBD. 239 George Street, Brisbane (07 3221 8789).

Brother Espresso
A long narrow cafe well known for it's coffee. 127 Margaret Street, Brisbane (07 3003 1346).

Cafe Bouquiniste

A great find this one, not flash at all but that is the charm. Wooden tables and chairs, books to buy and browse, papers to read and coffee to enjoy. This cafe is very popular with locals who enjoy the ambience the coffee and the simple good value menu of cakes, sandwiches, juices and more. Oh you might even find a gift to buy or some special stationery in this place. 121 Methyr Road, New Farm (07 3254 1226).

Cliffs Café
Has to be one of the best view points in Brisbane. On top of Kangaroo Point Cliffs

Espresso Garage
Lots of excellent coffee's served each and every day. 176 Grey Street, South Bank (07 3846 6162).

Extract Espresso
Quintessential Italian coffee. Adelaide St

Gallery B
This is bizarrely located at the back of a hardware store, but be surprised once you find it to a place that is full of colour and great coffee and a dining area that looks over Enoggera Creek to Mount Coot-tha. 178 Enoggera Roas, Newmarket (07 3356 0006)

Joseph Alexanders
Built in the mid 1880's housed in one of Brisbane's most beautiful heritage-listed terrace houses provides a lavish setting for a unique high-tea experience rich with character, history & old-world elegance. Cnr Coronation Dve & Park Rd, Milton

Orea Café
Perfect, smooth tasting coffee. Adelaide St

The Brasserie on the River
Set against the beautiful backdrop of Brisbane River a traditional High Tea location. Stamford Plaza Brisbane, 39 Edward Street, Brisbane CBD

Small and in a storage shed but that adds to the charm at this popular cafe where it is all fresh and well prepared. 91 Jane Street, West End (07 3255 2273)



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