Project Review: Mrs Brown's, Newstead

Nestled on the corner of Commercial Road and Kyabra Street in Brisbane’s bustling Newstead, is Mrs Brown’s, a contemporary restaurant and wine bar that is at once both refreshingly modern and oozing with heart-warming nostalgia.

Housed in a former warehouse, Mrs Brown's is a stunning, semi-industrial space featuring recycled and up-cycled materials that beautifully reflect the unique quasi-rural charm of Queensland’s capital.

The striking fitout was developed in collaboration with Project Manager, Fast Fitouts CEO Adam Parker and the restaurant owners who wanted to create a space that would foster a convivial neighbourhood-spirit and inspire the sharing of their tantalising tapas and grazing boards.

Initially, the decision to repurpose second-hand fittings and building materials was born out of the desire to create an aesthetically-beautiful restaurant on a limited budget. However as the build progressed, these characteristic materials became an integral and sentimental part of the space, contributing to the sense of familiarity and comfort the owners endeavoured to create.

Every fitting here, every finish, tells a story. The generous high ceilings and charming hardwood floors harken back to the quaint worker’s cottages so characteristic of Brisbane City, and the gorgeous timber-tables create the kind of communal dining atmosphere that has become so rare in larger cities. Mr's Brown's centrepiece, an impressive slab of polished marble salvaged from the closing-down auction of the iconic Jo-Jo’s restaurant on Queen Street Mall, is history given new life.

At Mrs Brown’s, Parker’s eye for detail, passion, and twenty-five years in the construction industry culminate in a convivial space that is both vibrant and refined, a true testament to his estimable craftsmanship.

Thinking about fitting out a restaurant, cafe, or office. Call 1300 30 38 31 or make an enquiry online.

Lets GEt The Ball Rollng!

Enquire Now

Share this Post

Related Articles

Project Review: Acacia Ridge Commercial Kitchen

Located in the shadow of Acacia Ridge and just a stone’s throw away from Brisbane’s bustling CBD sits one of Fast Fitout’s past projects, an impressively unique, large-scale commercial kitchen.

Breathe Physio & Pilates Studio

Tranquil yet revitalising in its look and feel, this clean-cut, fit-for-purpose, flagship fit out was designed as a holistic physical therapy space with trendy fittings sourced on a conservative budget.

Lease Negotiations

Parker is known for always having his client’s best interest at heart. This, along with his deep understanding of constructional collaboration allowed for the development of yet another cost-effective and aesthetically appealing space.

BLOG ARCHIVES

Nov 5, 2020, 12:08 PM
Aug 18, 2020, 4:04 PM
Jun 23, 2020, 9:36 AM
Jun 3, 2020, 10:23 AM
May 12, 2020, 11:43 PM
Apr 7, 2020, 2:00 PM
Apr 2, 2020, 2:14 PM
Feb 20, 2020, 2:38 PM
Feb 17, 2020, 8:50 AM
Jan 6, 2020, 9:23 AM
Dec 6, 2019, 11:48 AM
Nov 15, 2019, 1:52 PM
Oct 17, 2019, 3:22 PM
Sep 18, 2019, 9:12 AM
Sep 9, 2019, 12:00 PM
Aug 21, 2019, 2:31 PM
Aug 12, 2019, 8:30 AM
Jul 10, 2019, 10:09 AM
Jun 19, 2019, 2:07 PM
Jun 7, 2019, 11:50 AM
Jun 6, 2019, 2:54 PM
May 29, 2019, 2:15 PM
Apr 10, 2019, 11:07 AM
Mar 14, 2019, 2:37 PM
Feb 19, 2019, 11:10 AM