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Owned by the same family since 1986. The Southern Hotel is conveniently
located at the southern end of Ruthven Street, just 220 metres before KMart.
Drop in today, where there is something for everyone to enjoy.

FIRE + ICE restaurant

Indulge your senses

Fine dining without the high cost – steak, seafood, pizza, pasta, daily specials… a dish for each taste and appetite.

Step into our award-winning family bistro to indulge all ages with starters, mains, deserts and our chef’s signature dishes.

We offer relaxed, comfortable dining and a children’s den with Playstation consoles.

bar 839

Bar 839 is your place – settle in for a day or night of fun, food, sport and great company.

A bar menu covering snacks to steaks, places to gather for conversation, inside or out, sport screens… you will feel at home in Bar 839.


Be engulfed

Barista-made coffee brewed from Volere Rainforest Alliance beans – start your day in comfort, style and indulgence.

Breakfast menu daily from 7 to 11.30, Lunch from 11.30 into the late afternoon. Specials from $14.95 - Café Inferno is the best kept secret in Toowoomba.


Have a flutter until 4am daily.

Full TAB facilities, 45 of the latest gaming machines and three Keno outlets in the hotel – we have your needs covered. With more cash draws than anyone in town, The Southern Hotel is the place to be. 



Show your guests an amazing time with Southern Hotel hospitality. Our functions are known for great atmosphere, fantastic food and value for money. We have a choice of spaces to cater to a party of 30, 50, 100 or more.

Try our $34.95 per person package with share platters and alternate drop mains and deserts - it includes chicken supreme, beef mignon and barramundi with pavlova and brownies… your guests will love it! 

Southern Hotel functions are free of room hire and there are some basic conditions such as minimum numbers.

Let us take all the fuss out of organising your special event - we have hosted birthdays, awards nights and “just because we wanted to” events.

PLAN YOUR FUNCTION- Call us on 07 4635 3311 or email our functions manager to discuss your needs and book today.


bottle shops

With four handy locations including the convenient drive-through at the Southern Hotel, your beverage needs are covered across the south side of the city. Take advantage of regular Bottlemart catalogue specials 

Southern Hotel Drive Through

Down Under Cellars

Tower Plaza

High St Cellars

  • High St Plaza, Cnr High & Meibusch St Rangeville  >view map

839 Ruthven St Toowoomba Queensland 4350

The Southern Hotel

839 Ruthven Street, Kearneys Spring QLD, Australia