Portside Wharf is the perfect place to pick up weeknight meals this winter with the riverfront precinct launching a new dining program, ‘Local Eats’, every Monday to Thursday from 5pm between 5 June and 31 August 2017.
Give yourself a well-earned night off from the kitchen as the precinct’s restaurants and cafes open their doors and offer delicious winter dining specials for $20 or less.
You could win one of eight $50 Portside Wharf vouchers by simply snapping a pic of your food at your favourite Portside Wharf restaurant and uploading it to Instagram with the hashtag #pswlocaleats. A winner will be drawn each week so make sure you get snapping!
Here’s our selection of Brisbane’s best riverside precinct offerings:
Aamaya Indian Restaurant: $12 curry Mondays
Start the week with a touch of spice, receive a $12 butter chicken with your naan bread or drink purchase on Mondays and a free naan with your curry on Thursdays at Aamaya Indian Restaurant.
Bamboo Basket: $20 meal specials
If Chinese cuisine is more to your liking, every Monday to Thursday at Bamboo Basket, you can indulge in a vegetarian spring roll with your choice of either Shanghai style stir-fried noodles with duck or chicken, Mongolian bean with rice, sweet and sour pork with rice or cashew and chicken stir fry with rice for only $20.
Belvedere Bar and Grill: $19 beef and beer special
Make your moo-ve into Belvedere Bar and Grill every Monday to Thursday for your red meat fix with a Wagyu beef burger and chips, washed down with a pot of selected beer, for only $19.
Be’Tong 888 Thai Restaurant: Discounted meals
For those looking for some authentic Thai cooking, you can enjoy 10 per cent off your take-away order on Mondays at Be’Tong 888 Thai Restaurant.
Or, dine-in and satisfy your mid-week hunger with fried rice (chicken, beef or pork) for only $10.90 on Tuesdays; and Pad Thai with any beer for $20 on Wednesdays.
On Thursdays you can enjoy $3 off every entrée – making them all less than $7 a serve
For a Mexican feast that won’t break the budget, Burrito Bar is offering $1.95 tacos with the purchase of a drink every Monday; free upgrades from regular to large burritos every Tuesday; and 25 cent wings on Wednesdays.
For those with a sweet tooth, Thursday is your day to pop by for a cheeky churros or two on the house, served with ice-cream, chocolate sauce and fresh strawberries, when you spend $20 or more.
Byblos: two cocktails for $20
Whether you’re looking for a mid-week pick-me-up, have something to celebrate or need an excuse to catch up with friends, Byblos has you covered with two cocktails for just $20.
Choose from six different options from the ‘Byblos classic’ range every Monday to Thursday with drinks like the ‘Portside Passion’ – belvedere citrus, massenez violet, banana and rhubarb, cranberry and lemon – yum
Fresh n Wild Fish: seafood chowder
For the ultimate winter warmer at a great price, Fresh n Wild Fish is serving up seafood chowder in a sourdough cob bowl for just $15.90 from Monday to Thursday. Treat yourself to Portside Wharf’s freshest seafood while you warm your soul.
Ginga Japanese Sushi: $20 bento box
Enjoy a $20 bento box at Ginga, including a salmon avocado roll, agedashi tofu, green salad, teriyaki chicken, steamed rice and a miso soup.
Gusto Da Gianni: Italian deals
For an intimate affair, bring your special someone in to Gusto’s on a Monday and Wednesday night and enjoy a glass of house wine or selected cocktail and tapas share plate for two for only $15 each.
Bring the family down to Gusto Da Gianni for an early dinner on Tuesday and Thursday nights (between 5:30pm and 6:30pm) to take advantage of their hearty specials. For just $18 you can enjoy a filling lasagna, pumpkin risotto or selection of home-made Italian pizzas by the water.
Hello Harry: $19 burger, chips and drink
Say ‘hello’ to delicious, cheap eats and ‘goodbye’ to your kitchen this winter with Hello Harry’s $19 burger, chips and drink special every Monday to Wednesday. You can enjoy your meal with a standard size wine, beer, soft drink or even shake while you dine in!
Sing along to ‘musical bingo’ every Wednesday from 7pm to 9pm with your chance to win movie tickets and burger vouchers and on Thursdays, enjoy 25 cent wings with any purchase after 5pm.
Subway: 2 foot-long subs for $20
Mid-week meals should be easy and stress-free so head into Subway at Portside Wharf for two premium foot-long subs for just $20. Bring a friend along to enjoy two 12 inch chicken schnitzel, chicken parmigiana or a chicken and bacon ranch melt throughout the winter months.
For more information on any of these great dinner options in Hamilton, Brisbane head to the Portside Wharf website.