Capulet Bar Launches In Fortitude Valley
Fortitude Valleyâ€™s popular nightclub scene has recently welcomed a new resident.Â At the dicey end of Fortitude Valley, the space that formerly housed Alloneword has been transformed into a secluded, romantic venue to sneak away from the hustle and bustle at the popular end of the mall.
Walking through the doors of Capulet, I was greeted by velvet booths, draped with white chiffon, to create a private place for a modern day Romeo and Juliet to cuddle up with a cocktail in hand.Â Taking a moment to let the realization sink in that I was in the former Alloneword, I continued through to the outside area.Â Cue a combination of AstroTurf, fairy-lit gazebos, cornered off with white picket fences and a crooked pathway fit for a fairytale.Â The romantic air in the venue is palpable.
A bar that would have been once wildly out of place in Brisbane now fills a gap that the Brisbane night-scene has been eagerly anticipating.Â The official launch was held last Wednesday, celebrated
with flowing champagne and a Gypsea Fashion show that appeased the fashion savvy crowd.
Capulet co-owner and entrepreneur, Leigh Metzeling, has exciting plans for his new venue, with different events happening every night from Thursday until Sunday.Â Sure to be a hit is Fashion Fridays, where local designers will be able to showcase their upcoming collections, bringing a touch of romance and sophistication to Brunswick Street.
Where:Â 188 Brunswick Street
When:Â Thursday to Saturday 5:00 pm to 3:00 am with Sunday sessions once a month
Contact: 0416 743 561