West End is Left of Centre.
The inner city suburb of West End is a lively mixture of cultures and the bohemian heart of Brisbane. The quirky local style can be described as a fusion of multicultural, alternative and vintage and the shops, restaurants and atmosphere reflect this suburb's eclectic personality.... more
Stroll through the weekend markets where aspiring designers peddle their wares amongst organic grocers, cosy bars and coffee houses. The bars and restaurants offer an experience with a twist - cocktails served in a Chinese opium den, or cigar bar, breakfast served in an old gun shop, Turkish delights eaten overlooking the river, a cupcake parlour and the famous Hi-Fi, playing the hottest live music.... less
How To Get There
West End is located next to South Bank. There is ample public transport to South Bank by bus, train or CityCat where you can then walk the short distance to West End. There is also public transport to West End from the city by bus.
Must See and Do
The Hi-Fi - For loud and live music
The Gunshop Cafe - For breakfast with a buzz
Box Vintage - For vintage finds
Mondo Organics - For organic, gourmet food
Archive Beer Boutique and Bistro - For cheers and beers
Bent Books - For off-beat books