Mr. Percival’s overwater bar is situated directly beneath the majestic Story Bridge, providing unrivaled and unsurpassed views of Brisbane’s cityscape.

Sip, relax and watch the sunset while enjoying a selection of delicious eats. It’s not difficult to imagine afternoons turning to evenings with DJ’s every weekend and dance the night away over the river at one of Brisbane’s most iconic locations. 

Taking cues from Europe’s popular beach clubs, it’s impossible not to unwind at Mr Percival’s. Treat your guests by hosting your next event or celebration on the decks at Mr Percival’s.


  • Parking
  • Wifi
  • Bathrooms
  • Air Conditioning (indoors)
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Weather Protected
  • River Views

Frequently Asked Questions

Can you cater for special dietary requirements?

We can cater to all special dietary requirements and our team are passionate about providing guests with special dietary requirements with an equitable and memorable experience.  Dietary requirements are required seven (7) days prior to your event.

Whilst we take the highest care in providing all guests dietary requirements, products such as eggs, gluten, nuts, dairy, pork etc. are used throughout our kitchen and we cannot guarantee that all products that are used will not cause cross-contamination with the guest’s dietary needs.

Is there any AV included?

Each part of Mr Percival’s features in-house speakers that play our house music.  Additional AV such as microphones for speeches is only permitted for full venue buyouts at an additional cost.

Can I bring a cake?

You are welcome to bring a cake for your event.  Due to COVID we are unable to store or cut the cake however can provide you with plates and a knife to cut and serve to your guests.

What furniture is included, and can I bring decorations?

Table layouts are per standard restaurant configuration. Please keep this in mind when allocating guests to tables.

We do not allow any theming, decorations, balloons or costumes in the venue excluding full venue buyouts.

Is the venue fully private?

All section hire bookings should note that during normal operating hours there will be other guests in other areas of Mr Percival’s.

Are there bathrooms located close by?

There are bathrooms located within Mr Percival’s.  All bathrooms within the HSW precinct are provided for patrons and general public.

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Walk-ins always welcome at Mr Percivals, Stanley Bar, Felons Brewing Co. and Felons Barrel Hall.

We look forward to welcoming you to The Wharves!

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