We may earn a commission on products you buy through our links, but we only recommend products we actually like.
Smoky Chill Zones The Best Shisha Lounges in Adelaide

Smoky Chill Zones: The Best Shisha Lounges in Adelaide

Whether you’re pumped for the aroma of flavored tobacco or seeking a spot to break the ice, Adelaide’s shisha lounges will have you puffing through life with style and flavor.

Below is our rundown of the city’s ultimate shisha spots, from vibrant Middle Eastern-themed dens to sleek contemporary corners. We also threw in some tips to keep you from getting lost in the haze.

Sheesha Lounge Plus

Address: 74/78 Hindley St, Adelaide, SA 5000

Contact Details: (08) 8231 0888

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Thu – 11 am to 2 pm
  • Fri – 11 am to 5 am
  • Sat – 1 pm to 6 am
  • Sun – 1 pm to 2 am


Flavor and authenticity will never fade at Sheesha Lounge Plus. Here, you can find the country’s largest shisha selection, boasting over 40 tantalizing options to tickle your taste buds.

Their shisha artists don’t just roll in and puff away; they all train for 12 months to perfect the craft.

Plus, top-quality shisha isn’t the only thing this lounge serves. Chefs here whip up gourmet burgers, charcoal-grilled kababs, and the crowd-pleaser: manakeesh, a fresh Middle Eastern folded pizza with dough so soft it’s like biting into a cloud.

Tip: Big groups need to book to secure a table. Make reservations by calling Sheesha Lounge’s number.

RoofTop Sheesha

Address: 121 Hindley St, Adelaide, SA 5000

Contact Details: 0433 254 532

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Wed – 12 pm to 1 am
  • Thu – 12 pm to 2 am
  • Fri to Sat – 12 pm to 5 am
  • Sun – 4 pm to 1 am


Hindley Street looks more stunning as you smoke at Rooftop Sheesha. With baklava snacks and various drinks to complement your smoking experience, this airy lounge offers a delightful escape from the hustle and bustle below.

For those on a budget, fear not. The $25 clay pot shisha isn’t only the cheapest option but also a pick that packs a punch. Just remember that sharing isn’t allowed; it’s one person, one shisha here.

But if you’re feeling a bit bougie or up for long conversations, why not splurge on the sweeter pineapple head? It may be the priciest, but its large size ensures it’ll last longer, making it worth every penny.

Tip: The rooftop section’s availability may vary. For real-time updates on its status, we recommend checking their Facebook page or messaging the staff there.

Boss of Clouds

Address: 21/23 O’Connell St, North Adelaide, SA 5006

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Thu – 1 pm to 12 am
  • Fri to Sat – 1 pm to 2 am
  • Sun – 1 pm to 12 am

Boss of Clouds is a modern hookah hangout overlooking the quieter side of North Adelaide.

With prices ranging from 20 to 60 bucks, guests can puff away on a shisha without breaking the bank here. They also don’t run out of flavors, and you have the option for some good ol’ tobacco if that’s your jam.

Most folks swing by in the evening to bask in the intimate lighting and laid-back atmosphere, perfect for unwinding after a 9-to-5. And hey, if you’re feeling thirsty, they have ice-cold cocktails that can elevate the smoking session.

Tip: If planning to visit during peak hours or for a special occasion, consider reserving a table via a DM to ensure seating availability.

Rotana Sheesha

Address: 131 Hindley St, Adelaide, SA 5000

Contact Details: 0432 957 085

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Fri – 3:30 pm to 2 am
  • Sat to Sun – 5 pm to 2 am


If you’re on the prowl for an energizing shisha experience, look no further than Rotana Sheesha. This lively lounge has upbeat music, dancing, and a blend of contemporary and timeless Middle Eastern aesthetics.

They also have the goods to back it up. You can sip on Turkish coffee or Arabic teas, wolf down pastries like cakes and pies, and indulge in your favorite shisha flavor for a sensory afternoon or night.

Tip: Head to their Facebook to see if there are upcoming live music performances, themed nights, or other special events.

Q Shisha Bar

Address: 135 Hindley St, Adelaide, SA 5000

Contact Details:

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Thu – 11 am to 2 pm
  • Fri – 11 am to 5 pm
  • Sat – 12 pm to 5 am
  • Sun – 12 pm to 2 am


Q Shisha Bar’s bright shades of yellow, ever-welcoming staff, and soft lighting sets the stage for an unforgettable night of puffing and chilling.

The smoking magic is alive and thriving in their dedicated shisha-smoking room, complete with plush leather seats and a moodier ambiance—perfect for a romantic date or a casual get-together with friends.

Cocktails like Banana Drama and Grinch Spritz are also guaranteed to add extra flavor to your shisha sesh. Plus, they have a menu featuring favorites like skewers, yiros, and falafels to keep your cravings at bay while you smoke.

Tip: The best time to visit Q Shisha Bar is during a live cricket match when the energy is unmatched and discounts are up for grabs.

Pardis Restaurant – Persian Cuisine

Address: Unit 5/60 West Terrace, Adelaide, SA 5000

Contact Details: 0434 222 215

Operating Hours:

  • Mon – 12 pm to 12:30 am
  • Tue – 4 pm to 12:30 am
  • Wed to Thu – 12 pm to 12:30 am
  • Fri to Sat – 12 pm to 1 am
  • Sun – 12 pm to 12:30 am


What more could you possibly ask for than exceptional Persian bites and authentic shisha at Pardis?

The kebabs, falafels, and green lamb curry make patrons return for seconds and thirds, while their fruity smoke is an absolute stress reliever.

Traditional Persian decor and comfortable seating also add a homely feel to the resto—immersing you in a slice of Persia right in the heart of Adelaide.

Tip: For an enhanced experience at Pardis, consider dropping by when a live singer or band is performing. Keep updated with announcements on their Facebook page.

Byblos On OConnell

Address: 21/23 O’Connell St, North Adelaide, SA 5006

Contact Details: (08) 8267 5975

Operating Hours: Daily – 11:30 am to 12 am


With Byblos On OConnell around, you don’t have to book a flight and travel for hours for a taste of Lebanon’s finest food and shisha.

Here, you can savor a myriad of flavors on a stylish and serene balcony lounge. Our top picks include watermelon, lime ice, coffee, and their signature Manoushe, which has the herby flavor and aroma of its namesake (a traditional Lebanese flatbread).

Byblos also serves remarkable Lebanese eats, like their mezze offerings, which feature the mouthwatering kibbeh nayyeh—fresh raw meat blended with burghul and a plethora of Lebanese spices.

Tip: For a quieter visit to Byblos On O’Connell, avoid visiting during peak lunch and dinner hours.

Beirut Mezza

Address: 98 Melbourne St, North Adelaide, SA 5006

Contact Details: 0424 941 425

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Thu – 5 pm to 12 am
  • Fri to Sat – 5 pm to 1 am
  • Sun – 5 pm to 12 am


The last time we popped by Beirut Mezza, our team savored legit Lebanese cuisine and shisha.

We also love their simple yet charming white interior that exudes warmth. However, our team spent more time in the alfresco spot for a breezy hookah gathering and cocktail tasting.

As for the food, their chicken skewers and garlic prawns really hit the spot. The baklava and lady finger cake were also perfect for ending the visit on a sweet note.

Tip: Make sure to stay updated with their seasonal specials and discounts by checking their Facebook page regularly.

Al Sultan Restaurant & Shisha Lounge

Address: 331 Main N Rd, Enfield, SA 5085

Contact Details: (08) 8344 5996

Operating Hours: Daily – 11:30 am to 12 am


Al Sultan Restaurant & Shisha Lounge is where you should be if you enjoy Turkish decor, beer, board games, and, of course, shisha.

In addition, they have gracious and knowledgeable hosts here, ideal for groups or lone wolves who know nothing about shisha. They’ll teach you the ins and outs of puffing shisha, from managing the heat to the proper way of packing.

Variety won’t be an issue, too, as they flex a deep selection of mint, apple, watermelon, and many other flavors catering to almost every preference.

Tip: It gets busy here, particularly during weekends and after-work hours. Arrive early to secure prime seating and avoid waiting.

Mediterranean Breeze

Address: 171 Reservoir Rd, Modbury, SA 5092

Contact Details: (08) 8395 2080

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Fri – 5 pm to 9:30 pm
  • Sat to Sun – 11:30 am to 9:30 pm


Mediterranean Breeze isn’t just another eatery. It’s a hotbed of cherished generational recipes like juicy lamb cutlets and creamy baba ghanoush.

Beyond the bites, they have a shisha lounge that attracts casuals and connoisseurs who want to smoke and kick back.

In the lounge, you can freely enjoy flavored shisha with fruity and minty undertones—the cherry on top of the already delightful dining experience here.

Tip: Rent Mediterranean Breeze’s spacious and chic function halls for birthdays, corporate gatherings, or weddings.
Related topics