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Cav's Steakhouse

££ - £££Steakhouse,
30 Frank St, Labrador, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
+61 7 5532 2954
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“coleslaw” (44 reviews)
“steak” (230 reviews)
“ribs” (32 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 14:30All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Australian
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
30 Frank St, Labrador, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
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11 - 20 of 375 reviews

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great night, service was quick, food great and kids were happy in the little indoor playroom they had for kids. Very nice and cosy atmosphere

Thank Lolypop56
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

What an awesome place! Outstanding service excellent meals. Very good prices. I would recommend this to anyone. Well done Cav's you have done very well.

Thank Nick M
CavsSteakhouse, General Manager at Cav's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

6 out of 5 thank-you so much for this great score. We really appreciate your recommendation and thank-you for your kind words. We have passed your review on to the whole team. Thanks again we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 26 August 2017

The staff were great as were the steaks. On offer was also variable meals including Caesar Salad etc. The atmosphere was wonderful and a great time was had bay all. The meals mainly the steaks were succulent and tender. For three meals with a couple...More

Thank JAMES C
CavsSteakhouse, General Manager at Cav's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank-you for choosing to have your birthday dinner with us. We are so glad you all had a great time. It is great to hear that you found our staff and steaks to be great. We appreciate the great score and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017

Hubby and I ate here with a group of friends on a Friday night. I think I expected a little more given the high prices. You had to order and pay for your meals in a queue at the counter, however, there was table service...More

Thank EmKae70
CavsSteakhouse, General Manager at Cav's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank-you for your review. We are sorry that you were disappointed. Just to clarify we ask you to come up to the counter to have the opportunity to select out your own piece of meat and we will cook the exact one up for you....More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I have read all the positive comments in TripAdvisor and went there myself. I realised the steak was perfect in the way you wanted. Never dry, still juice and the taste just the best steak I ever had from Melbourne through Sydney then to Queensland....More

Thank LA C
CavsSteakhouse, General Manager at Cav's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank-you for reading our reviews and for coming to visit us we appreciate it. We are so glad you enjoyed our steak and we appreciate your recommendation. It is great to know that you enjoyed our friendly service and felt comfortable dining with us. Thank-you...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

I drive from Brisbane to Cavs several times per year for dinner because they have amazing cuts of meat. You select the piece of meat you want from behind a glass case and it will be cooked to perfection every time. A massive plus is...More

Thank 823Davidh
CavsSteakhouse, Front Office Manager at Cav's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank-you for your review and great score. It is so nice to hear that you enjoyed picking out your steak and the fact that we have mustard available for you. Thank-you also for the recommendation of our Ribs. We hope that you come back and...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I've been eating at Cavs for about 20 years now and the fact I keep going back should speak volumes. Richard and his team provide 5 star meals and customer service. The meat is always cooked perfectly and very tender. There is a fantastic selection...More

Thank mattsexperiences
CavsSteakhouse, Front Office Manager at Cav's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank-you for your review and great score. We appreciate the fact that you have been dining with us for about 20 years and you keep coming back. We have passed your comments onto the whole team and we are all thrilled to hear about your...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

You have to try the meat its grown on their property and sold in their butchery next door Its an institution of the gold coast the cavill family Love it

Thank Karen G
CavsSteakhouse, Front Office Manager at Cav's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank-you for your review and your kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed our meat and mentioning our Butchery next door. We hope to see you again soon Thank-you

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We had a table of four and the staff we very professional and looked after us very well. Good menu selection. Lovely wine. The steak was nice but not as fantastic as I had expected. The potato had a disgusting bacon sauce on it that...More

Thank Donna S
CavsSteakhouse, Front Office Manager at Cav's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank-you for your review. We are thrilled to hear that you were well looked after by our professional staff. Our traditional sides have been a successful combination with our steak for over 32 years. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy this...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great steaks, and great to see the "tackier" elements of the 1980's Gold Coast haven't all been swept away....someone should heritage list the plastic cows and rendered arches. Kids menu had pork ribs which our 3 love...great to have some variety on the usual fare...More

Thank roamingarchitectqld
CavsSteakhouse, Front Office Manager at Cav's Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank-you for our great score and your kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed our meals and atmosphere. Just to clarify you are welcome to have our glazed greens, fresh garden salad or our Cav's house fries instead of the traditional sides if you...More

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Jillian R
21 June 2017|
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Response from CavsSteakhouse | Property representative |
Thank-you for your question we are still open and look forward to seeing you for lunch or dinner if you would like to come. Thanks again
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Jillian R
21 June 2017|
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Response from Shane n | Reviewed this property |
Jillian I was there 10 days ago so I am sure they are
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Sue U
23 April 2015|
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Response from Ian J | Reviewed this property |
Do not know unfortunately - but I would imagine they will be open after noon like most other places. Definately worth a phone call!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Frank St, Labrador, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Labrador
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5532 2954
  • E-mail
Description
Cav's Steakhouse has established itself as one of the Gold Coast's most popular restaurants. This award winning hacienda-style restaurant at Labrador is a Gold Coast icon, serving superb meals in a welcoming and relaxed setting. Its premium aged steaks, fresh seafood and other specialty dishes have made it a favourite with discerning overseas and interstate visitors, Gold Coast business people and local families for 30 years. Fully licensed and with ample off-street parking, Cav's is perfect all year round. Located right next door to the restaurant, Cav's Butchery supplies a wide range of premium quality cuts. Customers can take home just about anything that appears on Cav's extensive restaurant menu, including a wide selection of pre-prepared salads and sauces to accompany the chunky fillet steak pies, eye fillets, t-bones, veal cutlets and many other succulent cuts.
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