Feeling like you’re struggling to make it to payday, but still wanting to eat good food? We know the feels. Here are 5 sizzling bargains to make your Monday to Friday guilt-free and delicious. Whatever day of the week it is, we’ve got your back.
Monday: All-you-can-eat Pizza at Salt Meats Cheese
3b/63 Skyring Terrace, Newstead
Start your week off right, and shake off those Monday blues with all you can eat pizza. This carb overload will only cost you $25 with any drink purchase – cheers, darling! Think natural lighting coming in through large windows (hello instas at golden hour), a big open space and authentic, Italian pizzas without anyone telling you to stop. Cue DJ Khalid yelling “another one”!
Tuesday: $2 Tacos at Tippler’s Tap
5/182 Grey St, South Brisbane
Taco Tuesdays – need I say more? It’s the one universal rule that makes sense. Roll in any time after 5pm and choose from spicy beef tacos for $2 each, or vegan tacos for a measly $3 each. You’ll even have spare change and will happily say yes to adding guac for 50c. Located right near Streets Beach, the dark wooden features are met with hanging lights and a relaxed vibe to help you enjoy your Tuesday. Invite your mates, and borrow the bar’s Cards Against Humanity for a sure-fire hoot of a night, or relive your childhood and play on one of their lit-up pinball machines.
Wednesday: 1kg Wings at the Osbourne Hotel
766 Ann St, Fortitude Valley
Hump day is made better with succulent chicken wings… and with 1kg costing you only $15 – your wallet and stomach will thank you! Sit among the wide, open indoor space or enjoy the outdoor area lit with hanging lights and plants to enjoy a relaxed ambiance and funky vibes perfect for your mid-week feels. It’s the go-to place to unwind, relax, feast and grab yourself a drink to sip your Wednesday away.
Thursday: $5 Street Eats at Heya Bar
351 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley
Celebrate one day til the weekend with a $5 menu inspired by the street markets of South-East Asia, available until 1am. Choose from their famous cheeseburger spring rolls, beef bahn mi, Asian slaw hot dog with sriracha mayo and so much more! Be drawn to the neon lights enticing you to try more and discover the secrets of the cool toned, dim-lit grounds.
Friday: $20 Porter House at The Deck Bar, Glen Hotel
24 Gaskell St, Eight Mile Plains
Treat yo’self with a mouthwatering porterhouse steak, with a side of crispy chips, salad and a choice of sauce. All this for $20? Now that’s (medium) rare! But wait, there’s more… Bring your crew along because there’s plenty of room in its open, outdoor space which boasts a friendly and relaxing feel. Continue to welcome the weekend with an ice cold drink and boogie the night away, with a DJ playing all your favourite tunes from 9pm onwards.
By Grace Soetopo