Explore Our Family-Friendly James St Restaurants in Brisbane

Hunting for food along the precinct of James Street restaurants in Fortitude Valley? Gemelli is a great option when you’ve got a hankering for a family-friendly, quintessential Italian culinary experience. Enjoy a well-priced casual dining experience for all ages, with authentic flavours served in a beautiful setting.

Food Options for Everyone 

Our extensive menu at Gemelli features a delectable variety of signature Italian dishes, ranging from traditional wood-fired pizzas to hand-made pasta, antipasti, salads, desserts and main courses. Parents can enjoy an impressive Italian-dominated wine list which can be paired with a steak, octopus or fish of the day.

Visit Bar Tano for a More Casual Affair

If you’re looking for a more casual affair among the local restaurants, you can also visit our other premises Bar Tano across the road. This is our relaxed, Milan-inspired venue offering informal lunches and dinner along with a creative and exciting cocktail menu. Food options here include pizzas, oysters and kid-friendly snacks like fries.

Enjoy the Taste of Italy in a Beautiful Setting 

Now famous among James St restaurants, Gemelli allows you to dine in style with a thoughtfully designed restaurant space. It features a covered outdoor terrace with designer furniture, terracotta tiles and pot plants.

Meanwhile, the sunken indoor dining space boasts dark wooden archways, an ornate patterned ceiling, a marble bar and a cabinet full of aged meats. Gemelli offers a fine dining experience but is still child-friendly, with high chairs available for little tots.

Antipasti Highlights

Discover delightful classic Italian appetizers such as bruschetta, garlic focaccia, arancini, mixed olives, prosciutto and grilled calamari. A mixed salami and cheese plate is another great way to start your meal, served with housemade bread, olives and rocket.

Pasta and Pizza 

Find all the signature pasta dishes you could desire. From classics like carbonara, seafood marina, ravioli and gnocchi to our delectable rigatoni ragu made with 8-hour slow-cooked oxtail and pork shin. Enjoy woodfired pizza classics like Margherita and Capriccioso or interesting options like the Principessa with dried figs or the Patate with roasted rosemary potatoes.

Enjoy the Taste of Italy in Brisbane

For a family-friendly dining experience that doesn’t compromise on flavour, visit Gemmell for authentic Italian dishes. Call 07 3741 7990 or contact us online to book a table.

GENUINE ITALIAN CUISINE
IN THE HEART OF BROADBEACH

GENUINE ITALIAN CUISINE
IN FORTITUDE VALLEY

GRAND ITALIAN FLAVOURS
IN AN INTIMATE SETTING

RELAXED ITALIAN
FAMILY DINING

ITALIAN STREET
BAR - WALK IN ONLY - JAMES ST

A PASSION FOR ITALIAN CULTURE
PASSED DOWN THROUGH GENERATIONS