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50 Brisbane Best Cheap Eats Under $10

By Joanna Fraser - 17 Jul 2015

Plenty
Brisbane, QLD 1 Image
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The Little Greek Taverna
West End, QLD 1 Image
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PJ’s Steaks
West End, QLD 1 Image
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The Burrow
West End, QLD 1 Image
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Getta Burger
Carina, QLD 1 Image
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Getta Burger | Bridgeman Downs
Bridgeman Downs , QLD 1 Image
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The Bun Mobile
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Harajuku Gyoza | South Bank
South Bank, QLD 1 Image
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Harajuku Gyoza
Fortitude Valley, QLD 1 Image
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Harajuku Gyoza Indooroopilly
Indooroopilly, QLD 6 Images
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Chur Burger
Fortitude Valley, QLD 1 Image
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Chur Burger Express
Brisbane CBD, QLD 1 Image
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The Tiller Coffee
Alderley, QLD 1 Image
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Bread & Meat Co.
Fortitude Valley, QLD 1 Image
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Gauge
South Brisbane, QLD 1 Image
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Beach Burrito Company | Fortitude Valley
Fortitude Valley, QLD 7 Images
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The Bagel Boys Bagel Bar
Brisbane, QLD 1 Image
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Gourmet H-Dogz
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King Of The Wings
Brisbane, QLD 1 Image
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Irving Place
Brisbane, QLD 1 Image
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Botanica
Red Hill, QLD 1 Image
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Little Saigon Grill
Brisbane, QLD 1 Image
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Tippler’s Tap
South Bank, QLD 2 Images
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Libertine Bar and Restaurant
Paddington, QLD 1 Image
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Kettle & Tin
Paddington, QLD 1 Image
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Swampdog Fish and Chips
South Brisbane, QLD 1 Image
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Southside Tea Room
Morningside, QLD 1 Image
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New Shanghai
Brisbane, QLD 8 Images
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Carolina Kitchen
Coorparoo, QLD 1 Image
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Miss Kay’s
Mitchleton, QLD 8 Images
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Pasta Pantry
Rosalie, QLD 1 Image
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The Vietnamese
Fortitude Valley, QLD 1 Image
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Canvas Cocktail and Wine Bar
Woolloongabba, QLD 6 Images
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Miss Bliss Whole Foods Kitchen
West End, QLD 1 Image
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Guzman y Gomez
Fortitude Valley, QLD 1 Image
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NKB Express
Indooroopilly, QLD 1 Image
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Lady Marmalade
Stones Corner, QLD 1 Image
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Juan More Taco
Brisbane, QLD 1 Image
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Do you have ten dollars flapping around in your otherwise empty wallet? Don’t head straight to the golden arches just yet because Brisbane is surprisingly kind to the frugal and the broke. With burgers, gourmet salads, and hot dawgs all on offer for ten dollars and under, there is no need to spend the night at home weeping over a bowl of two-minute noodles. And although some of the dishes might be a little more snack than supper, at least you will be coming home with some change for once. Here are Brisbane’s best eats for under $10. 

  1. Kim Thanh’s pork and salad roll $4.50 
  2. Housemade crumpets with honeycomb butter at Plenty $6.50 
  3. Small plate of two vegetarian curries at West-End favourite, Govinda’s $10 
  4. Not-your-average lamb souvlaki pita at The Little Greek Taverna $7.50 
  5. PJ’s cheesesteaks chilli dog $6.80
  6. Lunch time Pepper-noni pizza on The Burrow $10 
  7. A simply Grill’d burger at Grill’d $9.90
  8. Pulled pork or beef brisket melt at Getta Burger $8.50 
  9. The Bun Mobile Wagyu Bun with pickled shitake mushroom and red dragon sauce $8
  10. Grilled duck gyoza at Harajuku Gyoza $9
  11. Spiced chickpea veggie burger at Chur Burger $10 
  12. Straight out of Berlin currywurst at the Brat Haus $9.90
  13. Rice paper rolls at Rolld $3.90 each 
  14. Canadian-style poutine at Bread and Meat Co. $7.0
  15. Get healthy with The Tiller’s $10 lentil, avocado, rocket and yogurt salad 
  16. Gauge’s black garlic bread with brown butter and burn vanilla $8
  17. Taquitos with sour cream and guac at Beach Burrito Co. $9.95 
  18. 6 pack of chicken wings at King of the Wings food truck $7.95
  19. Smashed avo on toast with whipped feta and housemade dukkah at Irving Place $7.80
  20. Lamb, tomato, and rosemary ravioli from the Pasta Cruiser $10
  21. Small gourmet salad box from Botanica $10 
  22. The reuben bagel from the Bagel Boys $9 
  23. Your choice of gourmet hot dog from H-Dogz food truck $10 
  24. Crispy pork belly bahn-mi from Little Saigon Grill $8.40 
  25. Chicago style hot dog from the Tippler’s Tap $10 
  26. Spicy roasted rice cakes with red dragon sauce at Libertine $10
  27. Mauritian dholl puri at the Caudal Street Kitchen $10
  28. Kettle & Tin’s take away three cheese toasty $10
  29. Swampdog fish burger $9.90
  30. Classic grilled cheese at Southside Tea Room $9.50 
  31. The stavros stavrou haloumi pita from Zeus $9.50
  32. New Shanghai Xiao Long Bao steamed pork dumplings $8.60 
  33. Good ole’ cheeseburger from Carolina Kitchen $9.95
  34. Small salad box from Loaded Food Co $6.50 
  35. Miss Kay’s cheeseburger with double american cheese $10 
  36. Selection of soups from Pasta Pantry $9.50 
  37. Ginger Pork Belly from Tsuru $9.80
  38. Yakitori chicken skewers courtesy of Ginga  $7.90
  39. The Vietnamese Restaurant’s BBQ pork noodle soup $10
  40. Regular size baby octopus salad at the Canvas Club $10 
  41. Small size salad with two choices from Miss Bliss $9
  42. Cheesy quesadillas from Guzman y Gomez $$8.50 
  43. Two cheap and cheerful curries and rice from West End’s Indian Kitchen $8.50
  44. The Guilty Rogue’s $5 pizza Tuesdays
  45. Turkish bread and baba ganoush from Ahmet’s Turkish $9.90
  46. NKB Express’s NY Yankee hot dawg $10 
  47. Mount Everest soup with chicken dumplings from The Tibetan Kitchen $7.90
  48. Fri+ Sat night pit roast rolls at The Elephant Hotel $10
  49. Okra, tomato and bean gumbo with crumbled tofu from Lady Marmalade Cafe $9.90
  50. Two tacos from Juan More Taco food truck $10 

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