About Us

About Us

About Blackbird

One of Brisbane’s most iconic restaurants and bars, Blackbird Bar & Grill opened its doors in February 2014 and is operated by the well known Brisbane hospitality group, the Ghanem Group.

Situated on the Brisbane riverfront boasting 180 degree views of the Brisbane River, from the Story Bridge to the Kangaroo Point Cliffs.

Complementing the sweeping riverside views, is intimate private dining rooms, dedicated events venue and popular bar. Blackbird Bar, Dining & Events is the ultimate location for any celebration or occasion, with award winning food, wine lists and service.

About Ghanem Group

For over thirty years, the Ghanem Group has lived and breathed hospitality. As industry pioneers, this family-owned and operated business has restaurants and bars across Queensland and Victoria. With a passion for creating new dining experiences, the Ghanem Group creates beautiful venue spaces with a focus on service, entertainment and high quality produce.

Beginning with several renowned cafes in Brisbane in the 1970s – to the more recently well-established restaurants and bars that are fixtures on the Brisbane and Melbourne scene, the Ghanem Group creates lasting impressions with experiences that pull people back time and again.

We take locations, concepts and trends and through the best people and systems, translate them into venues that are both highly desirable and accessible.