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Room with Roses

Brisbane Arcade 160 Queen St | Brisbane Arcade, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3229 7050
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible15%
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
DETAILS
Brisbane Arcade 160 Queen St | Brisbane Arcade, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Book for a special occasion like I did! My mums birthday . Upstairs in the Brisbane arcade you'll find this haven of Roses, and great service and food. All the cakes made on sight by Vicki . Mat looked after our table of ten wonderfully....More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for Lunch and had quality tablecloth (not the old paper ones) and period furniture. The entree was ham hock croquettes which were nice but the pork was as I like it- tender, juicy and just cooked. The mango misu dessert was very interesting....More

Thank Lawrence D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a delightful place to rest relax and enjoy. Shame about the cold mushooms served with my Eggs Benedict. I imagine they were precooked the week before and meant to be reheated for a quick Monday morning breakfast. What a spoiler! My plate was whisked...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Exquisite dining in a immaculate and cultivated atmosphere. Great customer service, quality menu, impeccable in every way.

Thank ShelleyQ008
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and about 30 friends and family joined me for my bridal shower at this venue. The room was average (not the beautiful rooms in the photos), despite booking for a certain number not enough places were set, seating places were missing glasses or cutlery...More

Thank Aussie_JetSetters
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Came here with my Daughter for an afternoon tea treat. Food was delicious but pricey, and tea and Chai Latte also delicious, however we were not given any guidance with regard to our order and therefore ordered too much food, our food came out on...More

Thank Cpt58
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Had a beautiful breakfast with some wonderful friends, food and service excellent, in the most beautiful surroundings. Brisbane arcade is truly a must see on a trip to Brisbane. Thanks for a great morning, coffee also good.

Thank Sheree H
BrisbaneFoodFood, Public Relations Manager at Room with Roses, responded to this review

You’re most welcome. Thank you for your kind words Sheree, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful high tea here with freshly made food. It was a beautiful setting and is worth the visit. A lovely thing to do with friends.

Thank elizabethdD7960EG
BrisbaneFoodFood, Public Relations Manager at Room with Roses, responded to this review

Thanks for the wonderful review Elizabeth.

Reviewed 23 January 2017

We were so pleased to find this place as it had not shown up on previous searches for tea houses or similar. Located in a Heritage building it is a calm and relaxing environment with superb food and drinks, The waitress was delightful, very knowledgeable...More

1  Thank bettsy60_12
BrisbaneFoodFood, Public Relations Manager at Room with Roses, responded to this review

Thank you Betsy, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Beautiful sandwiches, cakes and scones complimented by a good variety of teas and well brewed coffee combine to make this establishment a Brisbane legend. We have visited on several occasions and it is always a pleasure to return. It is a bit more expensive than...More

Thank Frank C
BrisbaneFoodFood, Public Relations Manager at Room with Roses, responded to this review

Thank you Frank, we love hearing such wonderful feedback. We hope to see you again soon.

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yolly1960
I have a booking on Monday to take my best friend for high tea ... This reviews are not very encouraging, how can I be sure I dont experience the same ... Thanks Rose
19 June 2015|
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Response from QuadESL | Reviewed this property |
Roma Street Parklands has an excellent cafe with a nice view of the city. Certainly better service than the Roon with Roses (and not much else).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 15:30
Monday
09:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 15:30
Thursday
09:00 - 15:30
Friday
09:00 - 15:30
Saturday
09:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brisbane Arcade 160 Queen St | Brisbane Arcade, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3229 7050
  • E-mail
Description
Located upstairs in the heritage listed Brisbane Arcade, 'Room with Roses' is one of the most individual dining experiences in Brisbane, specialising in High Tea. Priding ourselves on friendly and attentive service, our incredibly unique surroundings are a relaxed haven from the hustle and bustle of Brisbane city centre, providing the perfect setting for style packed celebrations. Fully licensed and nominated as one of the Best Cafés in Brisbane in the Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Guide 2011, Room with Roses offers breakfast and lunch, a range of High Tea options and a variety of take home treats, all inspired by our own family recipes.