Brisbanites and roaming travellers are set to celebrate the inaugural Brisbane Global Rugby Tens over February 11 and 12.
Brisbane Weekender have sourced the best bars and restaurants to watch the game from (including family friendly spots!) or for a fab after party.
Pony Dining – enjoy a Brisbane Global Rugby Tens special with their the Heineken two-course lunch, including your choice of starter and main OR main and dessert, paired with either a Heineken 3 or glass of wine for $38.
Bavarian Bier Café – staff will be dressing in rugby uniforms with headgear and sweat bands and will stream the tournament live. The restaurant is family friendly with free face painting for the kids. Rugby fans will be treated to an exclusive deal – 1L stein of craft or German beer plus a delicious Haus schnitzel for $35!
The Red Hook – staff will sport QLD Reds jerseys and are offering American sports style specials including foot-long dogs and combo meal deals.
Breakfast Creek Hotel – the hotel will deck their front bar in all things rugby and will stream the tournament live in the Beer Garden with themed food offerings across the weekend.
Fratelli Famous – this joint will celebrate with fans by offering $20 Large Pizza and Draft Beer for those who show up for a feed in their team’s jersey ($10 for kids). If you’re one to don your rugby attire and are lucky enough to be the 10th in line on either Saturday 11 or Sunday 12, then you’ll score yourself 10 FREE pizzas to redeem within 10 weeks!
Hotel LA – situated metres from the stadium, Hotel LA is home of Kiwi teams and the Brisbane All Blacks. They’re celebrating with a Kiwi menu and inspired beverages.
McGuire’s Paddington Tavern – hosting a family fun day with a pass-the-ball competition, a past players meet and greet and a tournament after party.
Park Road –turn into a family-friendly rugby hub with music and street activations. There’ll be eight restaurants celebrating rugby fever with themed offerings and exclusive meal deals.
Regatta Hotel – hosting an official Brisbane Global Rugby Tens Luncheon in the Boatshed restaurant for $130 – this includes a three-course meal, three-hour beverage package and the opportunity to meet representatives from the teams participating in the tournament. Celebrate the week of the Tens with a Pizza and schooner of Carlton Draught for just $25!
The Plough Inn – South Bank’s traditional pub will have Global Tens themed dishes and meal deals with rugby colours and paraphernalia.
Details: Brisbane Global Rugby Tens over February 11 and 12