A little slice of Spain in Brisbane

Step into Pata Negra and you may feel like your have been transported back into the side streets bars of Seville, Madrid or Barcelona!
We aim to create a casual Spanish tapas bar experience, just like the bars you’d find in Spain.
Our dishes, drinks, owners and staff are proudly & authentically Spanish.
Come in, practice your Spanish, soak up the atmosphere and enjoy

” Visit our cosy bar to discover great food and drinks in a family-friendly environment. 

Let our Spanish staff guide you through our ever-evolving food and drinks menu sourced from every corner of Spain.”

Let us take you back to Spain! 

Book your table by texting 0434 834 300 with your name, time, number of people.
We are a small venue and bookings are essential, especially if you are a group of more than 4.
We have 2 DINNER session times:
SESSION ONE from 5:00pm but finishing by 7.15pm
SESSION TWO – from 7:30pm until late
(this gives us time to properly sanitise and serve you better)
If you are a bigger party, we are are flexible with times and pre-orders are appreciated.

Trading Hours
(Wednesday to Sunday)

WEDNESDAY    5pm to 9pm     (last food orders around 8pm)
THURSDAY    5pm to 9pm     (last food orders around 8pm)
FRIDAY      5pm to 9:30pm     (last food orders around 8:30pm)
SATURDAY    12noon to 9:30pm    (last food orders around 8:30pm)
SUNDAY      12noon to 7pm      (last food orders around 6:15pm)
Yeah.. about Sunday…  we can stay open until later on Sunday for bigger groups, but over the past few years, we have found Sunday nights to be pretty quiet
TEXT YOUR BOOKING: 0434 834 300

Every month (or so..)  we host amazing FLAMENCO SHOWS!
usually on SUNDAY afternoons, from 5pm, these vibrant events are a great way to truly experience the powerful art of flamenco.
Limited Tickets: available online

Read about Flamenco in Brisbane

What makes Pata Negra Tapas Bar special ?

Home-made traditional Spanish tapas, platters, paella and desserts
Our huge (gluten-free) Pop-up-Paellas are prepared each Friday and Saturday night and Sunday lunches
Our Estrella Damm Lager is imported from Spain, double chilled and served with a special crema pour
Take-aways are available, but we need a little notice
Reserved spaces available for parties or corporate events
Home-made sangria, mojitos, espresso martinis, cuba libres, rebujitos and more
Your chilled-out pooch is welcome on our dog-friendly patio
Spanish delicatessen full of Spanish cured meats, cheeses, ingredients, sweets & treats
Paella Master classes on Wednesday and Thursday nights
Occasional wine tasting classes (ask us)
AND.. you can practice your Spanish with our staff as much as you like… “¡Una cerveza por favor!”

¡ HERE'S THE MENU THIS MONTH ! (enjoy the "Spanglish")

Vegetarian (V), Vegan and  Gluten Free (GF) options are noted  in the descriptions on the menus below.


Tapas is a fantastic way to discover a wide range of tastes, guaranteed to challenge and satisfy your palate.
We have a core "favourites" tapas menu, which we supplement with exciting new dishes every fortnight. 
This means that you will probably never see the same menu twice.
Try our Jamon Iberico de bellota (cured for 3 years), fresh paella, chorizo al sidra, zingy patatas bravas, delicious sangria, mojitos, Spanish wine and much,
much more.
We also offer Take-Away-Tapas! Just call us on 0434 834 300 and place your order by 4pm.

Visit Us


DISCOVER OUR Spanish Deli!

Buy Spanish Deli goods while you are here!
We have been operating our online store ~ ~ since 2014, so while you are visiting, you can also buy Spanish Delicatessen foods in our bar. 
Great products imported directly from Spain: Jamon, Manchego, Cola Cao, Turron, Olives, Paella Pans, Paella kits, ready to pick up.

" The most authentic Spanish bar in Brisbane! "
( and other nice things people say.... )

An amazing and authentic dinner! We left with full bellies, feeling as though we had stepped across the globe into Spain. Fair prices and friendly staff! Thoroughly recommend.
Rob T. (google reviewER)
We were made to feel very welcomed. Lovely cosy atmosphere. Excellent food and terrific service. The sangria especially delicious. Very reasonably priced. I would totally recommend for a night for two or a large party.
Stephanie D. (google ReviewER)

Brisbane's widest variety of spanish beers (and Larry too)

available for private functionssqr

We are cosy venue and we can offer you a private Spanish space, like our entire inside bar or our Spanish patio, for your next function.
Function options include a tailored tapas menu, wine tastings, tapas and wine matching events, paella master classes, Spanish lessons or other Spanish experiences.
Ideal for Christmas Parties, book clubs, school P&F associations or other social clubs.

That’s great, but what are you waiting for?
Send us a text to book your table: 0434 834 300

Hasta Pronto, Brisbañoles!