The round-up: what's open in Brisbane on Boxing Day (and the following public holidays)

The round-up: what’s open in Brisbane on Boxing Day (and the following public holidays)

People use Boxing Day for a variety of things – shopping, seeing the latest blockbuster film or simply resting after the Christmas Day chaos. We like to use it for more feasting! Sure, there might be plenty of Christmas lunch leftovers floating around, but we prefer to seize the day by dining at some of Brisbane’s best nosh spots. This Boxing Day (and the following public holidays on December 27 and 28), loads of eateries will be opening to the public – here are some to look out for …

Places open on Boxing Day (Sunday December 26):
Ahmet’s, South Bank –11:30 am to late
Aji, Teneriffe – 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Archive Beer Boutique, West End – 11:30 am to late
Barbossa, South Bank – 7:00 am to 1:00 am
Barko & Co., Teneriffe – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Bellissimo Coffee, Bulimba – 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Bellissimo Coffee, Fortitude Valley – 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers Albert Street, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers Howard Smith Wharves, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers West Village, West End – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Bulimba – 10:30 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Chermside – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Indooroopilly – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Newstead – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Upper Mount Gravatt –10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Bisou Bisou, Fortitude Valley – 6:30 am to late
Blackout, Paddington – 6:00 am to 12:00 pm
Brewski, Petrie Terrace – 12:00–9:00 pm
Broken Hearts Burger Club, Mango Hill – 12:00–9:00 pm
Broken Hearts Burger Club, Morningside – 12:00–11:45 pm
Broken Hearts Burger Club, Victoria Point – 12:00–9:00 pm
Bruno’s, Tarragindi – 7:00 am to 1:30 pm
Cafe Musette, Bowen Hills – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Ciao Papi, Brisbane City – 11:30 am to late
Cielo Rooftop Bar, Fortitude Valley – 12:00 pm to late
Darling & Co., Paddington – 7:00 am to 9:00 pm
Darvella Patisserie, Bulimba – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dicki’s, Ascot – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
Dicki’s, New Farm – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
El Camino Cantina, Bowen Hills – 12:00–9:00 pm
Felons Barrel Hall, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to late
Felons Brewing Co., Brisbane City – 11:00 am to late
Fritzenberger, Petrie Terrace – 11:30 am to 8:00 pm
Fritzenberger, South Bank – 11:00 am to 8:00 pm
Fuel & Co., Nundah – 6:00 am to 2:00 pm
Gemelli Italian, Fortitude Valley – 12:00–3:00 pm, 5:00 pm to late
Goodfolk Cafe, Bardon – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Gramps Cafe, Red Hill – 6:30–11:30 am
Grass Fed, South Brisbane – 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
Happy Pops, South Bank – 10:00 am to 9:30 pm
Harajuku Gyoza, Brisbane City – 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
Harajuku Gyoza, South Bank – 11:30 am to 8:00 pm
Hey Joe Coffee Co., East Brisbane – 6:00 am to 3:00 pm
Hope Street Cafe, South Brisbane – 7:00–11:00 am
Joedy’s Cafe, New Farm – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
KAZBA, Fortitude Valley – 12:00–9:00 pm
Kettle & Tin, Paddington – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Laneway86, Annerley – 6:00-10:00 am
Longtime Yum Cha, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Melt Brothers, Brisbane City – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Milk & Froth, Aspley – 6:30 am to 12:00 pm
Milk & Froth, Clayfield – 6:30 am to 12:00 pm
Monocle Coffee, Morningside – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Mucho Mexicano, Hawthorne – 1:00 am to late
Mucho Mexicano, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to late
No Sugar Specialty Coffee, Cannon Hill – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
Ole Restaurant, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to late
Opa Bar + Mezze, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 9:30 pm
OTTO Osteria and OTTO Ristorante, South Brisbane – 12:00–9:00 pm
Paddington Social, Paddington – 6:30 am to 1:30 pm
Parched, West End – 12:00–9:00 pm
Pawpaw Cafe, Woolloongabba – 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Phat Elephant Toombul, Nundah – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Piccolo Coffee Co., Camp Hill – 6:00 am to 12:00 pm
Picnic Cafe, West End – 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Ploughman, Enoggera – 4:00–9:00 pm
Rico Bar & Dining, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Seoul Bistro, Sunnybank – 11:00 am to 10:30 pm
Supernumerary Coffee, Salisbury – 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Sunny Side Sandwiches, Windsor – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Table 26, Carindale – 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Table 26, Indooroopilly – 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
The Bardon Shed, Bardon – 6:00 am to 7:00 pm
The Bavarian, Brisbane City – 12:00 pm to midnight
The Cheeky Bean, West End – 6:00 am to 3:00 pm
The Defiant Duck, Newstead – 11:00 am to late
The Inchcolm Bar, Spring Hill – 5:00–9:00 pm
The Jam Pantry, Greenslopes – 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
The Sangria Bar, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to late
The Yiros Shop, Albion – 11:00 am to 8:30 pm
The Yiros Shop, Cannon Hill – 10:30 am to 8:30 pm
The Yiros Shop, Capalaba – 11:00 am to 8:00 pm
The Yiros Shop, Fortitude Valley – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
The Yiros Shop, Jindalee – 8:00 am to 9:00 pm
The Yiros Shop, Newmarket – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
The Yiros Shop, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to 8:30 pm
The Yiros Shop, Stafford – 11:00 am to 8:30 pm
Unbearable Bagels, Teneriffe – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Yonder Espresso, St. Lucia – 6:30 am to 12:00 pm

Places open on Monday December 27:
Ahmet’s, South Bank – 11:30 am to late
Ahoy Coffee Co., Bald Hills – 7:00–11:00 am
Aji, Teneriffe – 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Allora Gelato + Coffee, Newmarket – 8:00 am to 9:00 pm
Archive Beer Boutique, West End – 11:30 am to late
Barbossa, South Bank – 7:00 am to 1:00 am
Barko & Co., Teneriffe – 7:00 am to 2:30 pm
Bellissimo Coffee, Bulimba – 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Bellissimo Coffee, Fortitude Valley – 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers Albert Street, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers Howard Smith Wharves, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 8:30 pm
Betty’s Burgers West Village, West End – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Bulimba – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Chermside – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Indooroopilly – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Newstead – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Upper Mount Gravatt – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Bisou Bisou, Fortitude Valley – 6:30 am to late
Black Milk Coffee, Oxley – 6:00–11:00 am
Black Sheep Coffee, Woolloongabba – 6:00 am to 12:00 pm
Blackout, Paddington – 6:00 am to 12:00 pm
Blackstar Coffee, West End – 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
Brewski, Petrie Terrace – 12:00–9:00 pm
Broken Hearts Burger Club, Mango Hill – 12:00–9:00 pm
Broken Hearts Burger Club, Morningside – 4:00–9:00 pm
Broken Hearts Burger Club, Victoria Point – 12:00–9:00 pm
Bruno’s, Tarragindi – 7:00 am to 1:30 pm
Cafe Musette, Bowen Hills – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Ciao Papi, Brisbane City – 11:30 am to late
Cru Bar, Fortitude Valley – 11:00 am to late
Cups on Melbourne, West End – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Darling & Co., Paddington – 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
Darvella Patisserie, Bulimba – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Death & Taxes, Brisbane City – 3:00 pm to 1:00 am
Dicki’s, Ascot – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
Dicki’s, New Farm – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
Dr. Gimlette, Brisbane City – 3:00 pm to 1:00 am
Fables Bar & Cafe, Woolloongabba – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Felons Barrel Hall, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to late
Felons Brewing Co., Brisbane City – 11:00 am to late
Fritzenberger, Petrie Terrace – 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
Fritzenberger, South Bank – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Fuel & Co., Nundah – 6:00 am to 2:00 pm
Goodfolk Cafe, Bardon – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Gramps Cafe, Red Hill – 6:30–11:30 am
Grass Fed, South Brisbane – 11:30 am to 2:30 pm, 5:00–9:00 pm
Happy Pops, South Bank – 10:00 am to 9:30 pm
Harajuku Gyoza, Brisbane City – 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
Harajuku Gyoza, South Bank – 11:30 am to 8:00 pm
Hey Joe Coffee Co., East Brisbane – 6:00 am to 3:00 pm
Hope Street Cafe, South Brisbane – 7:00–11:00 am
Huskk Cafe, Grange – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Industry Beans, Newstead – 7:00 am to 4:00 pm
Joedy’s Cafe, New Farm – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
KAZBA, Fortitude Valley – 5:00–9:00 pm
Kettle & Tin, Paddington – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Laneway86, Annerley – 6:00-10:00 am
Longtime Yum Cha, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Melt Brothers, Brisbane City – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Milk & Froth, Aspley – 5:30 am to 1:00 pm
Milk & Froth, Clayfield – 5:30 am to 1:00 pm
Monocle Coffee, Morningside – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Mr Badger’s, Woolloongabba – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Mucho Mexicano, Hawthorne – 11:00 am to late
Mucho Mexicano, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to late
No Sugar Specialty Coffee, Cannon Hill – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
Nodo, Camp Hill – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Nodo, Hawthorne – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Nodo, Newstead – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Nodo, South Bank – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Ole Restaurant, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to late
One Eighty Six Espresso Bar, Red Hill – 7:00–11:00 am
Opa Bar + Mezze, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 9:30 pm
Paddington Social, Paddington – 6:30 am to 1:30 pm
Pawpaw Cafe, Woolloongabba – 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Phat Elephant Toombul, Nundah – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Piccolo Coffee Co., Camp Hill – 6:00 am to 12:00 pm
Revel Brewing Co., Bulimba – 4:00–8:00 pm
Rico Bar & Dining, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Sea Legs Brewing Co., Kangaroo Point – 12:00–9:00 pm
Seoul Bistro, Sunnybank – 11:00 am to 10:30 pm
Sister, Hawthorne – 6:00 am to 2:00 pm
Supernumerary Coffee, Salisbury – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Sunny Side Sandwiches, Windsor – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Table 26, Carindale – 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Table 26, Indooroopilly – 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
The Bavarian, Brisbane City – 12:00 pm to midnight
The Cheeky Bean, West End – 6:00 am to 3:00 pm
The Inchcolm Bar, Spring Hill – 5:00–9:00 pm
The Jam Pantry, Greenslopes – 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
The Sangria Bar, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to late
The Yiros Shop, Albion – 11:00 am to 8:30 pm
The Yiros Shop, Cannon Hill – 7:30 am to 8:30 pm
The Yiros Shop, Capalaba – 11:00 am to 8:00 pm
The Yiros Shop, Fortitude Valley – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
The Yiros Shop, Jindalee – 10:30 am to 8:30 pm
The Yiros Shop, Newmarket – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
The Yiros Shop, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to 8:30 pm
The Yiros Shop, Stafford – 11:00 am to 8:30 pm
Unbearable Bagels, Teneriffe – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Yonder Espresso, St. Lucia – 6:30 am to 12:00 pm

Places open on Tuesday December 28:
Ahmet’s, South Bank – 11:30 am to late
Ahoy Coffee Co., Bald Hills – 7:00–11:30 am
Aji, Teneriffe – 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Archive Beer Boutique, West End – 11:30 am to late
Barbossa, South Bank – 10:00 am to 1:00 am
Barko & Co., Teneriffe – 7:00 am to 2:30 pm
Bellissimo Coffee, Bulimba – 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Bellissimo Coffee, Fortitude Valley – 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers Albert Street, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers Howard Smith Wharves, Brisbane City –11:00 am to 8:30 pm
Betty’s Burgers West Village, West End – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Bulimba – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Chermside – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Indooroopilly – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Newstead – 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Betty’s Burgers, Upper Mount Gravatt – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Bisou Bisou, Fortitude Valley – 6:30 am to late
Black Milk Coffee, Oxley – 6:00–11:00 am
Black Sheep Coffee, Woolloongabba – 6:00 am to 12:00 pm
Blackout, Paddington – 6:00 am to 12:00 pm
Blackstar Coffee, West End – 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
Brewski, Petrie Terrace – 12:00–9:00 pm
Broken Hearts Burger Club, Mango Hill – 12:00–9:00 pm
Broken Hearts Burger Club, Morningside – 12:00–11:45 pm
Broken Hearts Burger Club, Victoria Point – 12:00–9:00 pm
Bruno’s, Tarragindi – 7:00 am to 1:30 pm
Cafe Musette, Bowen Hills – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Chapter IV, Paddington – 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Ciao Papi, Brisbane City – 11:30 am to late
Coffee Head Co., South Brisbane – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Cru Bar, Fortitude Valley – 11:00 am to late
Cups on Melbourne, West End – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Darling & Co., Paddington – 11:00 am to 10:00 pm
Darvella Patisserie, Bulimba – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Death & Taxes, Brisbane City – 3:00 pm to 1:00 am
Dicki’s, Ascot – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
Dicki’s, New Farm – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
Dr. Gimlette, Brisbane City – 3:00 pm to 1:00 am
El Camino Cantina, Bowen Hills – 12:00–9:00 pm
Fables Bar & Cafe, Woolloongabba – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Felons Barrel Hall, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to late
Felons Brewing Co., Brisbane City – 11:00 am to late
Fritzenberger, Petrie Terrace – 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
Fritzenberger, South Bank – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Fuel & Co., Nundah – 6:00 am to 2:00 pm
Gemelli Italian, Fortitude Valley – 12:00–3:00 pm, 5:00 pm to late
Goodfolk Cafe, Bardon – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Gramps Cafe, Red Hill – 6:30–11:30 am
Grass Fed, South Brisbane – 11:30 am to 2:30 pm, 5:00–9:00 pm
Happy Pops, South Bank – 10:00 am to 9:30 pm
Harajuku Gyoza, Brisbane City – 11:30 am to 9:00 pm
Harajuku Gyoza, South Brisbane – 11:30 am to 8:00 pm
Hey Joe Coffee Co., East Brisbane – 6:00 am to 3:00 pm
Hope Street Cafe, South Brisbane – 7:00–11:00 am
Industry Beans, Newstead – 7:00 am to 4:00 pm
Joedy’s Cafe, New Farm – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
KAZBA, Fortitude Valley – 5:00–9:00 pm
Kettle & Tin, Paddington – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Laneway86, Annerley – 6:00-10:00 am
Longtime Yum Cha, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Melt Brothers, Brisbane City – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Milk & Froth, Aspley – 5:30 am to 1:00 pm
Milk & Froth, Clayfield – 5:30 am to 1:00 pm
Monocle Coffee, Morningside – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Mr Badger’s, Woolloongabba – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Mucho Mexicano, Hawthorne – 11:00 am to late
Mucho Mexicano, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to late
No Sugar Specialty Coffee, Cannon Hill – 7:00 am to 2:00 pm
Nodo, Camp Hill – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Nodo, Hawthorne – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Nodo, Newstead – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Nodo, South Bank – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Ole Restaurant, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to late
One Eighty Six Espresso Bar, Red Hill – 7:00–11:00 am
Opa Bar + Mezze, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 9:30 pm
Paddington Social, Paddington – 6:30 am to 1:30 pm
Pasta Club, West End – 5:00 pm to late
Pawpaw Cafe, Woolloongabba – 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Phat Elephant Toombul, Nundah – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Piccolo Coffee Co., Camp Hill – 5:00 am to 2:00 pm
Revel Brewing Co., Bulimba – 4:00–8:00 pm
Rico Bar & Dining, Brisbane City – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
Rothwell’s Bar & Grill, Brisbane City – 5:30 pm to late
Sea Legs Brewing Co., Kangaroo Point – 12:00–9:00 pm
Seoul Bistro, Sunnybank – 11:00 am to 10:30 pm
Sister, Hawthorne – 6:00 am to 2:00 pm
Suki, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to 8:00 pm
Supernumerary Coffee, Salisbury – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Sunny Side Sandwiches, Windsor – 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
The Bavarian, Brisbane City – 12:00 pm to midnight
The Cheeky Bean, West End – 6:00 am to 3:00 pm
The Inchcolm Bar, Spring Hill – 5:00–9:00 pm
The Jam Pantry, Greenslopes – 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
The Sangria Bar, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to late
The Yiros Shop, Albion – 11:00 am to 8:30 pm
The Yiros Shop, Cannon Hill – 7:30 am to 8:30 pm
The Yiros Shop, Capalaba – 11:00 am to 8:00 pm
The Yiros Shop, Fortitude Valley – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
The Yiros Shop, Jindalee – 10:30 am to 8:30 pm
The Yiros Shop, Newmarket – 11:00 am to 9:00 pm
The Yiros Shop, South Brisbane – 11:00 am to 8:30 pm
The Yiros Shop, Stafford – 11:00 am to 8:30 pm
Unbearable Bagels, Teneriffe – 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Yonder Espresso, St. Lucia – 6:30 am to 12:00 pm

Keen to know which spots will be operating on New Year’s Day? We have a round-up for that too! Click here.

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