Do you feel like you have an excess amount of knowledge that is going to waste? If you’re a bit of a know-it-all, love a bit of friendly competition and aren’t opposed to some alcoholic beverages, then you’re going to love these trivia bars we’ve rounded up for you. Here you get to let your ego soar and show off years’ worth of odd facts and TV and Movie knowledge. Check out four of Brisbane’s most loved Trivia Bars below.
569 Brunswick St, New Farm
The Brunswick Hotel is one of our top beer garden destinations. With their traditional pub vibes and casual indoor dining scene, it’s a staple destination for a good nights out in New Farm. But we’re here to talk about trivia! Every Monday and Tuesday, The Brunswick Hotel hosts a trivia night at 7:30pm for all you brainiacs. Harry’s Trivia is known for being one of Brisbane’s best trivia shows and you can be a part of it at The Brunswick Hotel! You’ll receive prizes and cash if you’re able to outsmart the other teams and either way, win or lose, you’re going home happy and extra knowledgeable.
The Glen Hotel
24 Gaskell St, Eight Mile Plains
Bring your friends, your appetite and your thinking caps because every Tuesday the Glen Hotel does Comedy Trivia on their Deck. The Deck being the Glen Hotel’s outdoor area is the perfect summer destination for drinking and showing off how many useless, but now not so useless facts you know. Hosted by Quiz Meisters, you’re in for a night of laughs. Quiz Meister’s prides themselves on being ahead of the trivia comedy game and are known for providing new and exciting ways to enjoy trivia. Starting from 7pm, winners will be able to take home the choice of 3 mystery prizes.
The University of Queensland, Blair Dr, St Lucia
Saint Lucy Caffe E Cucina is a popular alfresco Italian restaurant and they also happen to get their nerd on once a month for all you competitive knowledge hoarders. On the last Wednesday of every month, Saint Lucy host their monthly Trivia Night. Tickets are $10 each and tables for your team can be no more than 6 so make sure you pick a smart and dedicated bunch. With your ticket you’re able to have a standard beer, wine or soft drink and a shared garlic bread. So even if you’re not into trivia, at least you’re getting some garlic bread right? There is a specific menu just for Trivia and the proceedings start at 6pm. Now the best part, winners go home with a pretty sick prize! 1st prize wins you $150 and a bonus jackpot of $350! 2nd prize is still pretty fricken cool as you and your team get 6 bottles of wine so the celebrations can continue on further into the night.
Archive Beer Boutique + Bistro
100 Boundary St, West End
Archive Beer Boutique + Bistro is Brisbane’s original craft beer bar, and they also have a trivia nights every single Tuesday. Archive makes it their goal to provide you and your brainiac pals the absolute best domestic and imported craft beers. With 22 rotating beers on tap +400 different bottle beers (WE KNOW RIGHT!) in their fridge’s, there is a drink for every trivia fan. They also have a super affordable menu, where you can order 1kg of chicken wings for only $16! With Trivia hosted by Trivia Mill, you’re in for a mix of all types of trivia questions, so make sure you round up a bunch of your most eclectic friends. They also do bonus games so if you feel like you’re not doing as well as you wanted, there’s always a chance of getting some bonus points. Trivia starts at 7pm every Tuesday so make sure to save your next available Tuesday night.
By Jasmine Petrovska