General questions about Doo-Bop

Where is the Doo-Bop Jazz Bar?

101 Edward Street, Brisbane City situated between Charlotte and Mary Streets near the Chemist Warehouse.

When is Doo-Bop open?

We are open from 6am until 3am every day.

The Doo-Bop brasserie is open from 7am until 11am serving coffee and breakfast.

From 11am the Doo-Bop Brasserie and Piano Bar is open for lunch, dinner and live music.

From 6.30pm doors open to the Doo-Bop Jazz Bar downstairs (1pm on Swinging Sundays).

Dress code?

Doo-Bop does not have a particular dress code. It’s just too hot in Queensland to bother about such things. Having said that – if people are cringing in horror at the very sight of you, we reserve all rights.

Is there a smoking area?

No. Sorry.

Does Doo-Bop have wheelchair access?

Yes! We have wheelchair access to both levels, as well as disabled and ambulant toilets. Access to the Doo-Bop Jazz Bar downstairs is made available through a dedicated elevator.

Is there a place I can leave my outer clothing?

We make available a small cloak room for your convenience.

Are you hiring?

Yes! Email us on with your resume and some highlights about why you think Doo-Bop would benefit from having you as part of our team.

Questions about live jazz at Doo-Bop

We have two stages here at the Doo-Bop Jazz Bar:

  1. The Doo-Bop Brasserie and Piano Bar located Upstairs with art deco dining and a Yamaha C7 grand piano on a small but robust stage; and
  2. Doo-Bop Jazz Bar downstairs which features a mouth-watering fully refurbished 1955 Steinway Model B grand piano and sizeable stage.

What are the show times?

Doors to Doo-Bop Jazz Bar downstairs open from 6pm, with a show time start usually at 7.30pm. This gives you plenty of time to order your meal and drinks and find your seat.

Check the event details on our Events & Reservations page for more information, including our day shows upstairs.

How do you see a show at Doo-Bop?

Doo-Bop Jazz Bar downstairs requires the purchase of tickets to ensure you have reserved a spot. Tickets can be purchased online from our Events & Reservations page or at the door (in limited numbers – see below).

Are tickets available at the door?

Tickets are only available at the door if not sold out online.

If you are keen on seeing a particular live act, the best way is to purchase your tickets through our secure ticket-booking system on the event page. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.

If I’ve paid for a ticket, does this include a table?

Tickets purchased with either a two-course dinner option or a tasting platter will have seating. Our General and Concession tickets mean you might have to stand if there aren’t any seats available on the night.

Can children under 18 see a show?

Yes, there is no age limit at Doo-Bop. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

How do you get a gig at the Doo-Bop Jazz Bar?

We are always looking for jazz talent – whether it’s local, inter-state or international. Email a video of your live performance to with your contact details and we will arrange for our people to speak with your people.

Is there a photographic and / or videography policy?

Unless you have our permission as well as the permission of the performers, you are not allowed to record or take photos of a show.

Selfies (photos of yourself, not featuring the artist on stage) are okay as long as you tag us in them!

Questions about dining at Doo-Bop

Can I make a group booking?

You sure can! Check this website for further details on our packages.

If you’re planning on a smaller group outing, it’s best to leave us a message through our booking form. We will then be in touch with you about the details of your group booking. Please don’t leave it to the last minute – we don’t want you to miss out!

Does Doo-Bop cater to food allergies and requirements?

We have several items on our menu which indicate whether a meal is gluten free and vegetarian. If you have a food allergy which isn’t indicated on our menu, please don’t hesitate to ask our friendly team and we can see what we can do for you.