Picture this: it’s the end of the work week, you’re exhausted and in need of a drink or two but not to sure where to go and don’t want to go far from home. Coorparoo is only a hop, skip and jump away from the CBD, so it’s a perfect place to start your evening.
You’ll be grateful to know we’ve done the hard work for you and curated a list of our top five local picks in Coorparoo for an after work drink.
Beyond The Pale – Coorparoo Square
If you’re into all sorts of local craft beer, Beyond the Pale is the place for you!
The stylish drinking hole is one of Coorparoo Square’s latest residents and has made a lasting impression on locals who are loving the space for its relaxed vibe, great interiors and large array of drinks!
Factory 51 – 51 Holdsworth Street, Coorparoo
Factory 51 has a rich history in Coorparoo, with the original building acting as a factory (which inspired the name.) Luckily for Coorparoo residents, Factory 51 has paid homage to the stunning original brickwork interiors with a full restoration creating a stylish, homely setting for any post-work drink.
Locals are flocking to the space after work for a choice from their expansive wine list and menu after a long week at work. Factory 51 is an obvious pick for any Coorparoo resident or visitor.
Coorparoo Bowls Club – 32 Riddings St, Coorparoo
Those of you looking for a laid back Friday afternoon, go no further than Coorparoo Bowls Club. Enjoy casual drinks with friends, listen to live music and end the week with barefoot bowls.
A local delight sure to have you returning for weeks to come.
Barbacoa Mexican – Coorparoo Square
Fancy a well-deserved Margarita to end a busy week? Then Barbacoa Mexican is the spot for you.
Gaining a reputation for their tasty, authentic Mexican food suited perfectly with classic cocktails and fresh coronas, this newly-opened spot in Coorparoo Square is the perfect meet-up after work.
Try their tacos to ease your hunger, or pick something more adventurous from their menu.
Special Rub – Coorparoo Square
Guys – this is one for you! The ultimate beers and dinner spot is surely Special Rub, also in Coorparoo Square. Entering the unique space will greet you with the smell of slow-cooked meats and divine whiskeys designed to appeal to anyone needing a drink and dinner.
The variety of food on offer is impressive, in addition to the huge selection of beers on tap, American whiskey, cider, spirits and wines. There’s something for everyone and you won’t be disappointed.