Eat & drink in Brisbane's very own urban oasis.

Cloudland is nestled beside (and within) the heritage listed Empire Hotel, which has been a part of the Fortitude Valley landscape since 1888. It’s eclectic and dynamic design is something for all generations bringing the class of old world glamour and the eccentric and vivacious themes of the new world. Cloudland takes you into a fantasy land that must be revisited time and time again, to uncover all of the hidden gems. There are references to a love of nature with over 15,000 live plants throughout the venue, vast internal waterfall and hundreds of intricate natural elements that brings the outside, in.

Cloudland boasts a carefully curated food and drink offering that is approachable yet unique, but without compromise, always fresh, inspired and made with love! The menu is Italian-inspired, produced by Chef Paolo Camisotti using classic techniques honed in his homeland Ferrara, in the Emilia-Romagna region in Northern Italy – but through a modern lens, using only the freshest and most sustainable local ingredients. All our pasta is made fresh in-house and the pizza hand-stretched and wood-fired. Whether it be for lunch or dinner, an intimate experience or a group celebration, Cloudland’s Italian menu will surprise and delight. View the lunch and dinner menus here.

Open Hours

The following trading hours are reflective of current restrictions and may change with short notice.

Thurs: 5:00pm – late
Fri: 4:00pm – late
Sat: 12:00pm – late
Sun: 11:00am – late

Serving Food

Sat: 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Sun: 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Thurs: 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Fri & Sat: 5:00pm – 11:00pm
Sun: 5:00pm – 9:00pm

See the menus

Lunch & Dinner Bookings

For lunch Cloudland offers a casual ‘order at the bar’ dining experience.

For dinner Cloudland offers a choice of full table service in the Restaurant or casual ‘order at the bar’ dining experience in the bar area.

Book a table online or phone +61 7 3872 6600. If you do book a table, keep an eye out for your booking name on your table when you arrive.


Our set menu options are also available for those extra special occasions. View the set menus here. Book your set menu experience online or phone +61 7 3872 6600*.

*Set menu bookings minimum of 5 guests, are offered for pre-bookings only and $10 per guest deposit must be made at the time of booking.

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