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Hanlan's Restaurant

££ - £££Seafood,
3105 Surfers Paradise Boulevard | 3105 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5579 3499
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible12%
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CUISINES
Seafood, Australian
PRICE
££ - £££
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
3105 Surfers Paradise Boulevard | 3105 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I dined here with a friend during a recent holiday in Surfers Paradise and we had the seafood dinner buffet on a Friday evening. The prawns were fresh, succulent and big, the oysters were fresh and the mussels were cooked to perfection, not over-cooked. The...More

1  Thank Wei Bing L
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I dined here whilst staying at the Novotel. As we don't eat seafood the buffet was not an option. We chose from the a la carte and were disappointed. My wife had the ratatouille tart and lamb entree as main and I...More

1  Thank John David H
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

I bought a Groupon for this restaurant, The Seafood buffet, where was the seafood? The only fresh seafood was prawns, oysters and mussels. Cooked barramundi, the rest was normal meat, chicken , salad. If your advertising a SEAFOOD buffet that's what it should be. Well...More

Thank Ruth W
NovotelSurfersFB, Manager at Hanlan's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear Ruth W We do offer a great discount on Groupon vouchers of $35 per person, It is disappointing to hear that you believe this is not good value for money, we have shared your feedback with the F&B team. It is great to see...More

Reviewed 22 February 2018

Dine here upon our arrival in QLD and liked it so much wee came back on our way home. The seafood was a treat with the oysters the freshest and most tasty we have ever eaten. The prawns and mussels were also fresh and tasty....More

1  Thank vasula
NovotelSurfersFB, Manager at Hanlan's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear vasula, Thank you for lovely your Feedback , the team are very excited to see you when you return. Kind Regards Tina Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We have dined her many times and this was the best. The prawns were great and enjoyed all the other cooked dishes. There was cheese and desserts and coffee with pods. Thoroughly enjoyed our meal

1  Thank rhondaw390
NovotelSurfersFB, Manager at Hanlan's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Hi rhondaw390, Thank you for your feedback we are happy to hear you enjoyed your dining experience at Hanlans, we hope to see you again in the near future.

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Me and my family visited the restraunt tonight (16/01/2018), we found the service to be really good as in the wait staff was nice and friendly. And the plates got removed from the table after a short time being put aside. I would highly reccomend...More

1  Thank Amber M
NovotelSurfersFB, Manager at Hanlan's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Hi Amber M Thank you for your feedback we are happy to hear you enjoyed your dining experience at Hanlans restaurant. We hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Big dissapointment as the wasn't any real seafood verity, absulot rip off will never go any where near this crab place again

1  Thank Rick A
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Went Saturday night and was good the seafood was very fresh and delicious but would have liked maybe some crab or bug but was still good my partner loves oysters so he pretty much ate them the whole night plus the prawns,the hot chilli mussels...More

Thank chrissyvegar
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The cost of $59 per head is reasonable but not worth $79 on weekends unless food significantly improved. The oysters were large and delicious. The prawns were similar. However the meats and fish were chewy. Deserts were mixed as apple slice and caramel carrot cake...More

1  Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We went to the Hanlan's seafood buffet twice, the first time was on a Tuesday in September and the second time was last night. Both times were really disappointing. The first time the seafood wasn’t fresh, the oysters and prawns looked like they had been...More

1  Thank Nick D
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saunderscd58
5 March 2018|
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Response from NovotelSurfersFB | Property representative |
Hi We would be happy to help you celebrate your Special Birthday, Yes we can help organise a Birthday cake, we just require 48 hours notice. The cost for each adult is $59 , with the 2 Accor plus discount cards you will... More
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Rhiannon O
21 September 2017|
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Response from NovotelSurfers | Property representative |
Hi Rhiannon, Sorry for the delay in getting back to you - for 3 adults with 1 AccorPlus card you will receive a 33% discount in the restaurant. Hope this helps, Paul Morton General Manager
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HealthyBB
28 July 2017|
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Response from NovotelSurfers | Property representative |
Hi Healthy BB, Breakfast is $29 per person - you will receive the regular AccorPlus discount on these rates. Being aged 5 & 9 your children will eat free! Many thanks for your question Paul Morton General Manager Novotel... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Australian
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3105 Surfers Paradise Boulevard | 3105 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5579 3499
  • E-mail
Description
Hanlan’s Restaurant is open daily for breakfast from 6:30am - 10:00am, and for dinner and drinks from 5:30pm until 9:00pm. Seasonal adjustments to these times may occur. Located on Level 1, our Restaurant offers diners daily buffet breakfast and a succulent Seafood Buffet featuring fresh and delicious prawns, oysters and international cuisines and sumptuous desserts. Relax with your favourite glass of wine whilst exploring the many temptations offered in the menu.
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