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The Kitchen at Old Government House is a prestige café and dining hub, located at the Queensland University of Technology, on their pristine Gardens Point campus. Just steps from the beautiful Brisbane Botanic Gardens.

Part of the heritage-listed Old Government House, The Kitchen is open to museum visitors and the public.

Monday – Friday, from 9am – 3pm.

Premium dining room reservations available for lunch from 11:30am during regular operating hours. See below for more details.

Bringing a simple and stylish lunch menu to the Gardens Point campus, The Kitchen at Old Government House offers you a wonderful space to meet and collaborate. With fresh, specialty cuisine prepared by one of Brisbane’s best culinary teams, and our signature blend of barista poured coffee, The Kitchen brings an experience like no other.

Guests from QUT and beyond can visit our café Monday to Friday, until 3pm. Bookings available to secure your table.

You can enjoy a premium dining experience by booking a table overlooking our beautiful sandstone courtyard, in our heritage-listed dining rooms. With a freshly prepared, seasonal menu available exclusively to dining room visitors.

Paired with our collection of wine, our team of chefs prepare exquisite fare and decadent desserts to match the elegant atmosphere of Old Government House.

Bookings are essential for our dining room experience.

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