Relaxed and stylish with an exquisite menu, impressive wine list and stellar service, it’s no wonder Moda Restaurant is one of the top romantic restaurants Brisbane.
A popular fixture on the Brisbane restaurant scene for almost 20 years, Moda knows a thing or two about delivering an inspirational dining experience sure to set hearts aflutter and keep guests coming back for more.
Whether it’s to celebrate an anniversary, special occasion, or a ‘just because’ date, more and more couples are choosing Moda to woo their loved ones.
Relaxed and stylish location
Hidden away on Edward Street opposite Stamford Plaza, Moda Restaurant offers a romantic getaway at the quieter end of the Brisbane CBD.
You could be forgiven for thinking you’ve stumbled upon a slice of Europe when you enter Moda as you step past the luscious green manicured hedges fronting the restaurant and into the warm and welcoming courtyard.
With romantic chandeliers hanging from the ceiling and a delightfully rustic interior, Moda provides the perfect setting to let sparks fly.
You can choose an alfresco dining experience, or you can cosy up to your loved one in the wine room on the secluded mezzanine floor if intimate dining is more your style. With its glass roof, the courtyard makes for a romantic daytime date with speckled light shining through into the restaurant.
Moda Restaurant is easy to access via public transport and is a five-minute walk from the City Cat and parking in the Riverside Centre.
Moda has all the benefits of being an inner-city restaurant, but its private location sets it apart from the rest offering a more relaxed and intimate setting away from the hustle and bustle of noisier restaurants in Brisbane.
The nearby Brisbane River and City Botanic Gardens offer the perfect setting for a romantic stroll after dinner or bridal photo opportunity if you choose Moda Restaurant as your wedding venue.
Drawing inspiration from his European heritage, well-known chef Javier Codina puts romance on the menu with his carefully crafted rustic cuisine made from fresh seasonal produce.
Passionate about producing high-quality cuisine, Javier carefully selects his ingredients daily from trusted growers, fishers and producers ensuring you’re dining on the freshest and highest quality seasonal produce.
Javier is often known to take inspiration from his daily purchases and create unique off-the-menu specials sure to tempt even the most discerning of diners.
A blend of Catalan, French and Italian influences, Javier’s exquisite menu oozes romance with a selection of fine foods, including Queensland seafood, lamb shoulder and sumptuous vegetarian offerings.
Javier has thought of everything with an inspiring selection of entrées, sides, mains, desserts and liqueurs. With each meal you’ll be transported to Europe for a mouth-watering taste sensation that will leave you wanting more.
Just as he puts his heart and soul into crafting his meals, Javier ensures each dish is beautifully presented and on par with any top restaurant in Brisbane and the world.
Moda Restaurant offers the perfect opportunity for couples to take their date to the next level or celebrate a special occasion thanks to Javier’s Table Experience. The ultimate indulgence, you can enjoy a rustic degustation menu or allow Javier to handpick three signature dishes for you and your date to enjoy as part of this unique dining experience.
Extensive wine list
What’s a romantic night out without a delicious drop to perfectly accompany your meal? Moda Restaurant boasts an envious selection of handpicked boutique wines from sparkling and shiraz to a delicious dessert wine to round off your night of indulgence.
Javier, front of house host François, and their dedicated team are skilled at helping you to select the perfect wine to accompany your meal.
François in particular has a love of wine and is continuing to expand his knowledge on Australian, French, Italian and Spanish wines. If anyone can choose the perfect wine for your romantic rendezvous, it’s François.
Dedication to quality service
From the moment you step off the footpath and into Moda Restaurant, French-born front of house host François will welcome you into the restaurant as if you’re a member of his European family.
Javier, François and their team are dedicated to delivering you a memorable, relaxed and elegant dining experience that will keep you coming back for more.
Friendly, warm and welcoming, Javier and François are committed to ensuring your every need is met.
Unique function venue
Moda Restaurant is a popular choice among couples seeking a unique and affordable inner-city Brisbane wedding venue.
Javier, François and their dedicated events team are skilled at tailoring their boutique restaurant to meet your needs and will work with you to organise the wedding reception of your dreams. They can help design your menu, organise the floor plan and assist with the table layout.
Whether it’s a wedding, milestone anniversary, or corporate function, Javier and François are committed to delivering a stress-free and unforgettable event where the only thing you have to do is enjoy your special day.
Moda’s close proximity to the Brisbane River and City Botanic Gardens provides you and your bridal party with the perfect opportunity to capture some stunning wedding photos before kicking off the wedding reception around the corner.
Why couples love Moda
Hidden in a quiet corner of the city, Moda offers couples casually elegant dining at its finest.
Relaxed, warm and welcoming, couples can be assured they’ll enjoy a romantic night out in a private and intimate setting.
Moda is one of the top choices for couples seeking to celebrate a wedding anniversary, first date, Valentine’s Day or ‘just because’ date thanks to its affordable yet stunning menu. Couples can be guaranteed a dining experience above and beyond the usual restaurant offerings in Brisbane allowing them to indulge in fine dining that doesn’t break the bank.
Years of restaurant experience, passion, hard work and dedication to quality service ensures this award-winning restaurant is top of mind for couples seeking a romantic night out.
Contact Moda Restaurant today to surprise your loved one with a special night out at one of the top romantic restaurants Brisbane.