The Riff Bar

If you are like us, you love a good beer, wine or cocktail. We have a variety
of australian craft beer & wines as well as an contemporary cocktail menu.
Owner’s Jason and Patrick aim to deliver top notch food and drinks
with funky music in a relaxed atmosphere.

Be part of the Riff Raff and get exclusive mates rates! Bookings essential.

Breakfast

8-11:30am

  • BRUNCH
  • Toast w/ Jam or Vegemite
    $7
    Choose from Rye or White
  • Avocado Salsa w/ Toasted Sourdough
    $7
  • Smoked Salmon Toast
    $13
    Avocado & Feta w/ Toast
  • Pikelets
    $7
    Pikelets w/ Jam and Cream
  • Bilinis
    $8
    Bilinis of Smoked Salmon, Sour Cream & Herbs
  • Banana & Walnut Bread
    $7
    Banana & Walnut Bread w/ Honey Mascarpone
  • Selection of freshly cut fruit
    $9
    Seasonal selection
  • Toasted Sandwich
    $8
    Toasted Sandwich of Gooey Cheese & Ham
  • Granola Pots of Yoghurt
    $6
    Berry & Passionfruit Curd
  • Homemade Muffin
    $5
    Of the Day
  • Manhattan Cheesecake
    $8
    W/ Mango Coulis & Mint
  • Chocolate Brownie
    $9
    W/ Cream
  • Buttermilk Pancakes
    $10
    W/ Maple Syrup
  • ADD
  • $2
    Berry Compote
  • $2
    Nutella
  • $4
    Ice Cream
  • $5
    Bacon
  • $2
    Banana
  • CHEF’S CHOICE
  • Nachos of Pulled Pork
    $17
    Beans, Avocado, Cheese, Chipotle & Fried Egg
  • Omelette
    $16
    of Ham, Cheese & Spinach w/ Toast & Tomato
  • Bruschetta
    $13
    of Haloumi, Avocado, Tomato, Hash, BBQ Beans, & Poached Eggs
  • Big Brekky
    $22
    of Sausage, Bacon, Tomato, Hash, BBQ Beans, & Poached Eggs
  • Sauteed Mushrooms
    $13
    on Toast w/ Scrambled Eggs
  • Eggs Benedict
    on Sourdough w/ Poached Eggs, Spinach, Hollandaise and choice of Ham ($17), Bacon ($18) or Smoked Salmon ($20)
  • Brekky Burger
    $17
    of Egg, Bacon, Riff Patty, Cheese & BBQ Chipotle
  • Create your own Brekkie

    Choose any two of the following:

  • $4
    Toast (white, rye or GF)
  • $4
    2 eggs cooked to you liking
  • $5
    Bacon
  • $4
    Ham
  • $5
    Haloumi
  • $5
    Sausage
  • $3
    Avocado Salsa
  • $4
    Mushrooms
  • $3
    BBQ Beans
  • $2
    Hollandaise
  • $4
    Smoked Salmon
  • $3
    Tomato
  • $2
    Spinach
  • $3
    Potato Hash
  • $2
    Feta
  • DRINKS
  • Fresh Juice
    $6
    Create your own with the following: Orange, Pineapple, Apple, Watermelon
  • Smoothie/Frappe
    $8
    Banana, Maple & Yoghurt Smoothie

    Mango, Pineapple & Mint Smoothie

    Fresh Berry Frappe

    Chocolate Brownie Frappe

    Espresso Frappe

  • Cocktails (from 10am)
  • $14
    Mimosa
  • $16
    Bloody Mary
  • $16
    Espresso Martini
  • $9
    Sparkling Wine

Tapas

Sun-Thurs 11:30-9pm
Fri-Sat 11:30-10pm

  • Olympus Haloumi
    $14
    W/ Olive Toast, Dukkah, Tomato & Lemon
  • Mac & Cheese Croquettes
    $12
    W/ Chipotle Mayo
  • Zucchini Flowers
    $14
    Stuffed w/ Feta, Semi-Dried Tomato & Pine Nuts
  • Toasted Garlic & Cheese Bread
    $10
  • Loaded Chips
    $15
    of Bacon, Cheese & Homestyle Gravy
  • Prawn Toast
    $12
    W/ Roasted Tomato Garpacho, Avacado & Herbs
  • Pulled Pork Nachos
    $14
    Of Beans, Jalapenos, Avocado, Cheese & Sour Cream
  • Sweet Potato Cake
    $10
    W/ Charred Corn Salsa, Lime & Herbs
  • Spring Rolls
    $12
    Of Shitake Mushroom, Cabbage, Vermicelli Carrot & Palm Sugar Dressing
  • DIY Taco
    $13
    Of Chipotle Pork, Avocado, Tomato, Coriander & Lime
  • Chicken, Cheese & Bacon Arancini
    $12
    W/ Ranch
  • Salt & Pepper Calamari
    $12
    W/ Tomato Jam, Aioli & Lemon
  • WINGS
    $10
    Our wings are cooked Sous Vide for 2 hours, then marinated in buttermilk and coasted in our special flour mix. (Gluten Free on request).
  • Buttermilk Fried

    Southern Spiced Salt

    BBQ Chipotle (Hot )

    Buffalo (Very Hot)

    Reaper (Extremely Hot)

  • Spicy Buffalo
  • Buttermilk Fried & Ranch

Burgers

Sun-Thu 11:30-9pm
Fri-Sat 11:30-10pm

  • Our Riff Patty is made in house using a mixture of chuck & brisket. It is then Slow Cooked to ensure tenderness & flavour.
  • Pink Floyd
    $15
    Riff Patty, Leaves, Cheese & Ranch
  • Johnny Cash
    $15
    Fried Chicken, Slaw, Ranch & Buffalo Sauce
  • Deep Blue Something
    $17
    Riff Patty, Bacon, Egg, Cheese & Chipotle
  • Red Hot Chilli Peppers
    $16
    Riff Patty, Leaves, Cheese, Ranch & Super Hot Reaper Sauce
  • Pearl Jam (V)
    $15
    Sweet Potato Patty, Tomato Jam, Leaves & Fresh Tomato
  • Nirvana (V)
    $16
    Grilled Haloumi Cheese, Yoghurt, Leaves & Tomato
  • Chris Brown
    $15
    Pounded Chick-en, Leaves, Avocado & Tomato
  • BIG BOY BURGERS
  • Metallica
    $19
    Riff Patty, Chipotle Pork, Bacon, Cheese & BBQ Sauce
  • Fleetwood Mac
    $19
    Riff Patty, Slaw, Mac n Cheese, Onion Rings, Buffalo & Aioli
  • Jimmy Buffet
    $19
    Double Riff Patty, Double Bacon & Cheese
  • ADD ONS
    Riff Patty ($4)

    Bacon ($2)

    Cheese ($1)

    Egg ($2)

    Chips ($5)

From the Grill

  • Grilled Haloumi
    $27
    Sweet Potato Fritter, Battered Zucchini Flower w/ Riff Salad, Yoghurt & Lemon
  • Peri Peri Chicken
    $28
    W/ Sweet Potato Salad, Spiced Lentils, Tomato, Greens, Herbs & Lemon
  • Bungalow Pork Chop
    $30
    W/ BBQ Beans, Riff Slaw, Apple & Carrot
  • Grilled Baby Barramundi Fillet
    $27
    W/ Charred Greens, Corn, Tomato & Lemon

Sides

  • Seasonal Steamed Greens
    $6
  • Honey & Mustard Slaw
    $6
  • Buttered Potato Mash
    $6
  • Riff Garden Salad
    $6
  • Beer Battered Chips & Aioli
    $6
  • Roast Carrots, Honey & Sesame
    $8

Steaks

  • 280g Sous Vide MSA Angus Rib Fillet
    $32
    Grass Fed, 200 Day+ Cooked Medium
  • 250g Rangers Valley Wagyu Rump
    $33
    Grain Fed, 450 Day+, Marble Score 5+
  • 300g Black Onyx Angus Sirloin
    $38
    Grain Fed, 450 Day+, Marble Score 3+
  • All steaks served with choice of Chips, Salad, Mash or Greens & Choice of Sauce: Home Style Gravy, Pepper, Mushroom

Grazing Platter

  • $28
    Of cured Meats, Olives, Cheese & Breads

Kids Menu (13 & Under)

Lunch & Dinner | $13

  • Popcorn chicken, chips, salad & tomato sauce
  • Calamari, chips, salad & tomato sauce
  • Pork sausage, mash & greens
  • Fettuccini pasta, ham, herbs & cream sauce

Breakfast | $11

  • Bacon, egg, potato hash, toast & butter
  • Butter milk pancakes, maple & ice cream
  • Sausage, egg, potato hash, toast & butter
  • Scrambled eggs, ham & toast

Dessert

12pm-late

  • Vanilla & Tonka Bean Panna-cotta (G)
    $13
    Fresh Berry, Popping Sand & Sorbet
  • Chocolate & Pecan Brownie (V)
    $13
    Fudge, Berry Compote & Vanilla Ice Cream
  • Fig & Date Sticky Pudding (V)
    $13
    Caramel, Banana & Ice Cream
  • “Tiramisu" (V)
    $13
    Of Chocolate & Coffee Mousse, Mascarpone & Coffee Sponge

Signature Cocktails

  • Classic Cocktails
    $16
  • Riff Espresso Martini
    Cold Drip Coffee, Kahlua, Gomme, Vodka
  • Cosmopolitan
    Vodka, Cointreau, Lime, Cranberry
  • Margarita
    Tequila, Lemon, Cointreau
  • Mojito
    Rum, Lime, Sugar, Mint
  • Old Fashioned
    Scotch/Bourbon, Sugar, Bitters
  • Bloody Mary
    Tomato Juice, Lemon, Pepper, Vodka, Celery
  • Pina Colada
    Malibu, Pineapple, Rum, Cream
  • Karl & the passions
    $18
    Havana rum, passionfruit, orange
  • Fidlar on the roof
    $18
    El Jimador Tequila, elderflower, grapefruit
  • The Prince
    $18
    Chambord, berry, rose
  • Sgt Bombay’s lonely hearts
    $18
    Bombay sapphire gin, green tea, basil, lemon
  • RUM-DMC
    $18
    Rum, pimms, cointreu, apple
  • Californication
    $18
    Gin, Aperol, ginger, bitters
  • The Quarrymen
    $18
    Makers mark bourbon, Drambuie, port, amaretto, lemon & egg white
  • Chamo Chameleon
    $18
    Chamomile infused gin, elderflower, kiwi fruit

Drinks

  • Rum
    Bundaberg | 8

    Havana Gold | 9

    Havana White | 9

    Angostura 1919 | 12

    Bacardi | 8

    Sailor Jerrys | 9

    Kraken | 10

  • Bourbon
    Bulleit | 8

    Maker’s Mark | 9

    Buffalo trace | 9

    Bookers | 12

    Jack Daniel | 8

    Wild Turkey | 8

  • Vodka
    Effen | 8

    Grey Goose | 11

    Belvedere | 10

  • Gin
    Gordons | 8

    Bombay Sapphire | 9

    Tanqeray | 9

    Beefeater | 9

    Hendricks | 11

  • Tequila
    EL Jimador | 8

    Café Patron | 11

    Don Julio Reposado | 11

  • Scotch
    Chivas Regal | 8

    Talisker | 11

    Jameson | 9

    Glenfiddich | 9

    Canadian Club | 9

  • The Rest
    Frangelico | 8

    Southern Comfort | 8

    Chambord | 9

    Campari | 8

    Aperol | 7

    St Germain | 8

    Cointreau | 9

    Sweet Vermouth | 7

    Dry Vermouth | 7

    Amaretto | 8

    Kahlua | 8

    Pimms | 7

    Absinthe | 9

    Baileys |8

    Jeremiah Weed | 9

    Henessy | 10

    Drambuie | 9

    Malibu | 8

    Brandy | 8

    Muscat | 10

  • Craft Beer
  • Bottles
    Feral Karma Citra | $10

    Brewcult Captain Obvious IPA | $10

    Brewcult Reset Robot Pale Ale | $8

    Nail Pale Ale | $7

    Stone & Wood Pacific Ale | $8

    Stone & Wood Garden Ale | $8

    69 Summer Ale | $8

    33 Golden Ale | $8

    Newstead Porter | $7

    Newstead Amber Ale | $7

    Fortitude Drifter Summer Ale | $8

    Fortitude Pacer 2.8 | $7

    Nail Stout | $9

    Red Hill Pilsner | $9

    4 Pines Ginger Beer | $10

  • Cans
    Six String Coastie Pale Lager | $7

    Green Beacon Wayfarer USA | $8

    Green Beacon Windjammer IPA | $9

  • Cider
    Hillbilly Crushed Apple Cider | $9

Inside Voice

  • Coffee
    Espresso | 3

    Short Macchiato | 3

    Piccolo Latte | 4

    Long Black | 4

    Long Macchiato | 4

    Flat White | 4

    Cappuccino | 4

    Caffe Latte | 4

    Mocha | 5

    Hot Chocolate | 5

    Liquer Coffee | 13

  • Tea
    English Breakfast | 6

    Earl Grey | 6

    Peppermint | 6

    Green | 6

    Chamomile | 6

    Lemongrass & Ginger | 6

    Spiced Chai | 6

  • Milkshakes | All $5
    Chocolate

    Strawberry

    Caramel

    Vanilla

  • Soft Drinks
    Coke | 6

    Coke Zero | 6

    Ginger ale | 6

    Lemonade | 6

    Raspberry | 6

    Orange | 6

    Lemon, lime bitters | 6

  • Smoothies | All $8
    Banana, yogurt & honey
    Berries, yogurt & maple
    Chai, Vanilla Bean Ice-Cream & Coconut Sugar
  • Juice
    Riff on Juice | All 4

    Orange

    Apple

    Pineapple

    Cramberry

    Tomato

Glasses & Bottles

Sparkling

  • Secret Garden Brut
    Big rivers, NSW. Clean, Crisp, Melon
  • Chavalier Blanc de Blanc
    Nuits-Saint Georges, FR. Delightful, Fresh, Stonefruit
  • Champagne Collet Brut NV
    AY, Champagne, FR. Elegant, sophisticated, brioche

White

  • Kilikanoon Riesling| 2015
    Crisp, Dry, Lingering
  • Spy Valley Sauvignon Blanc| 2015
    Marlborough, NZ. Aromatic elderflower & kiwi
  • Flowstone Sauvignon Blanc| 2012
    Great Southern, WA. Textural, guava, flinty
  • Castletorre Pinot Grigio| 2014
    Veneto, Italy. Crunchy green apple
  • Joseph cattin Pinot Blanc| 2014
    Alsace, FR. Subtle, round, floral blossoms
  • Delatite Pinot Gris| 2015
    Mansfield, VIC. Fragrant, ripe pear honeysuckle
  • BK Ovum Pinot Gris| 2015
    Adelaide hills, SA. Rich, luscious, ripe tropical fruit.
  • J.Moreau & Fils Petite Chablis| 2014
    Chablis, FR. Grapefruit, white blossom & mineral
  • Hugh Hamilton Chardonnay| 2015
    Cool citrus, Light Oak
  • 3drops Chardonnay| 2013
    Great Southern, WA. Rich nectarine, white peach & toasted nuts

Rose

  • Alliance Rose de Loire Reserve Rose
    Mornington Peninsula, VIC. Dry, refreshing, savoury strawberry

Reds

  • Moorooduc DBC Pinot Noir| 2015
    Mornington Peninsula, VIC. Delicious, dark cherry, silky tannin
  • Bella Modella Sangiovese Primitivo| 2012
    Juicy Cherry & Plum
  • Yelland & Papps Second Take Grenache| 2015
    Barossa Valley, SA. Light, Juicy, velvety savoury & spice
  • Cavatina Chianti| 2014
    Tuscany, Italy. Violet, dried herb & morello cherr
  • La Zona Barbera| 2012
    King Valley, VIC. Spicy blue fruit, dark chocolate & rosemary
  • Hither & Yon Nero d’Avola| 2015
    McLaren Vale, SA. Slurpable, jubey & minty
  • Jed Malbec| 2014
    Mendoza, ARG. Medium bodied, bright, choc cherry
  • Schild Estate Shiraz| 2014
    Barossa Valley, SA. Soft, deep dark & Moorish
  • Kilikanoon Covenant Shiraz| 2014
    Clare Valley, SA. Dark fruit spice, elegance & poise
  • Secret Garden Cabernet Sauvignon| 2014
    Big Rivers, NSW. Rich, full blackcurrent & plum
  • Centennial Vineyards Reserve Merlot| 2005
    Fruity Cake, Sweet Ripe Fruit

Sticky

  • La Zona Moscato| 2015
    Rose petal, musk & spritz
  • Limoncello
    Tangy & Sweet & Sour

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Whether you’re craving a sumptuous breakfast, a quick work lunch or an impressive and satisfying late night meal with friends, The Riff provides a modern and funky atmosphere and cooking style to match.

Give us a call during business hours on 07 32570401.

We are open 7 Days 8am till late. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Events & functions

No matter what event you are planning, contacts us to find out how The Riff can cater to your needs and transform into the ideal venue for your function. We offer customisable menu choices, the modern and relaxed vibe that you know and love, plus friendly staff that are dedicated to making your night memorable in the very best way.

Fill out the form below with everything you’d like us to know about your function, and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

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The Riff

The Emporium Complex Brisbane

Shop 18, 1000 Ann Street, Fortitude Valley, QLD, 4006

Phone: 07 32570401.

Located in Brisbane’s Emporium complex in the highly accessible Fortitude Valley, The Riff is the perfect place to gather with friends for a dining experience designed to impress.

Did we mention ample free parking on site? You’re welcome.
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