West End … Must Visit Bars!

Visiting an area for the first time can be so exciting; where to eat, what to see and what to do after the sun has set. The West End area in Brisbane is a great location to base yourself. There is so much to see and do.  After dark there are loads of great bars in the West End that are definitely worth putting on your ‘must visit bars’ list. Best of all they are all walking distance from West End Central Apartments!

Here’s a few that you might like to try:

1 – Lychee Lounge – with a reputation for being one of the best cocktail bars in Brisbane, the Lychee Lounge is worth a visit.  It’s been operating for more than 15 years, which speaks volumes about just how good this bar is.  Enjoy quirky surrounds, fish-scaled walls, eclectic decorations and lighting and of course, scrumptious cocktails and tapas food.
Opening hours: varies so visit the website for more details
Where: Shop 2/ 94 Boundary Street, West End

2 – Archive Beer Boutique – You guessed it! If you are after a place to enjoy a cold craft beer after the sun has set then this might just be the place for you.  With a constant rotation of 22 draught beers on tap and over 400+ bottled beers you will be spoilt for choice. You can kick back and also enjoy some of Brissie’s best DJs and musicians; and their themed menu specials.
Opening hours: 7 days a week (7pm til late)
Where: 100 Boundary Street, West End

3 – Loft – Just as the name suggests this bar is nestled on the 1st floor with views overlooking the bustling Boundary Street.  It boasts comfy leather lounges, loads of greenery and a relaxed vibe. Try one of their ‘fishbowl’ cocktails, which is a modern take on the ever popular punch bowls or relax and enjoy a tasty craft beer.
Opening hours: open to the public every Friday and Saturday night
Where: 100 Boundary Street, West End (above Archive Beer Boutique)

4 – The End Bar – with seating for only 60 people you’ll need to get in early at this cool little micro if you want to enjoy a sundowner. It has an industrial chic themed interior warmed with comfy leather couches, hanging pot plants, and a layered timber bar.
Opening hours: Varys but afternoon until late
Where: 73 Vulture Street, West End

5 – Billykart Bar – this chic looking burger bar is located next to Billykart Restaurant, known for laid-back style, fresh local produce and unique flavours.  This is a great bar if you feel like combining a great cocktail or beer with a delicious burger.
Opening hours: Tuesday – Saturday (12pm til late)
Where: 2-4 Edmondstone Street, West End

Where to stay:

You can walk to one of these or the many great bars that Brisbane has on offer when staying at the centrally located West End Central Apartments! We have a selection of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom self-contained Brisbane holiday apartments, FREE WiFi and parking and great onsite facilities including an outdoor swimming pool.
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