As Brisbane Locals the team at Adrift are always one the look out for the next best bar to host our social club. Our top requirements are good seating options (no ridiculous bar stools thank you), a little bit of chade, and amazing view and of course delicious but affordable cocktails! Read on below for our top 5 sunset drink spots tried and tested by yours truly!
1 - Mr Percival's
Taking its name from Iconic Australian Film Storm Boy, this over water bar has made fantastic use of the wharves underneath Brisbane’s Story Bridge. Stop by for a Rose or a Jug of Pimms but make sure its early or otherwise you could be left on your feet as this trendy new spot fills up quickly!
2 - The Terraces
For views of Brisbane that just don’t compare book your next girl’s night at The Terrace. Located at the Stunning Emporium Hotel in South Bank, find glamour at your fingertips on this stunning sky rise, perfect for enjoying a G&T in golden hour.
3 - Mr + Mrs G’s
The original Riverbar, you can’t go through the heart of Brisbane without visiting this establishment. Completely perfect for an intimate afternoon, order espresso martinis for a group of 4 and let the afternoon roll on.
4 - Moet + Chandon Rose Garden By Customs House
You’ll have to be quick to grab a drink at this stunning location. All through Summer Custom’s House will be once again playing host to seasonal pop ups. This time we will feast the sunset with pink champagne provided by the new Moet Rose Garden, pop by after September 26.
5 - Blackbird
Weather it’s for drinks or Dinner, Blackbird is a venue that is sure not to disappoint. With 180 degree views of the river and Story Bridge this iconic location is sure to please. Bookings are essential as this is a Friday favourite for inner city corporates.