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Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

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Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

Hi Everyone. I'm always interested in a great feed and after finally moving back to the Gold Coast, would like to know whats good and whats great. It doesn't have to be expensive (Although it can be) - just good vaue & quality. Where do you recommend??

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1. Re: Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

I'll kick things off:

Thai: Chiang Mai Thai at Nobby's Beach at the foot of Magic Mountain - YUM!!! Also, Thai Lanna at Labrador.

Buffet: Food Fantasy at Conrad Jupiters.

Dinner and a show; Draculas Caberet Restaurant at Broadbeach.

Dinner and Show Packages at Conrad Jupiters.

Any more??

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2. Re: Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

I love the seafood buffet at the Courtyard Marriot. Great value there is also the wine buffet - $12.95 I think for unlimited, and very nice wine.

Thanks for the pointer for the Thai places, they are now both on the list to visit!

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3. Re: Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

Ristorante Fellini - Marina Mirage ...its fab !

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4. Re: Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

I'll endorse Chang Mai thai for sure. And the Food Fantasy for buffet too.

We had a secret one, the Garlic Clove at Carrara, the locals will kill me for pointing it out.

And for "big big" how about the Ashmore Steak and Seafood Restaurant? Some of my older friends loved it, servings were enormous as is the restaurant, hundreds of seats but an enormous wine collection. Bit rough and ready, but right for a certain style of night out. And unless you can eat a huge amount, just have one piece of the limitless garlic bread :-)

Cheerz Wab

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5. Re: Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

How about

1 Four Winds seafood buffet in the revolving restaurant ( crown Plaza)

2 Watermark seafod buffet

3 Madisons at Broadbeach

We used to love going for breakfast at Elephant Rock Cafe at Currumbin and also Bluff Cafe at Burleigh, but it has been a long time... Locals, do these still have a good name?

I also hear Mint is very good if you enjoy Indian.

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6. Re: Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

1. Chang Mai Thai....Surfer's and Broadbeach

2. Omeros Bros....Marina Mirage

3. Fellini's....Marina Mirage

4. Oskars....Burleigh Beach

5. Songbirds....Mt Tamborine

6. Indian Whisper....Runaway Bay

For great pub/club food

1. Currumbin Beach Surf Club

2. The Boardwalk Tavern at Hope island

3. North Burleigh Surf Club

I know it's not exactly on the Gold Coast but The Tumbugum Tavern on the Tweed River is a real little gem.

Jo :)

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7. Re: Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

wabster....I garee the Garlic Clove is wonderful!

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8. Re: Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

How could i forget to mention the Kurrawa Surf Club.

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9. Re: Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

Now where EXACTLY is this Garlic Clove restaurant in Carrara?

I promise I won't tell!! What sort of food??

How many Mmmm's on a scale of 1 to 10?

M = AWFUL

Mmmmm = Average

Mmmmmmmm = Fantastic

Mmmmmmmmmm = PERFECT

etc etc etc

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10. Re: Favorite GOLD COAST Restaurants??

Where exactly is Carrera ? I am going to the Gold Coast tonight.....

so this little thread is very handy for me at the moment......I am also interested in the mmmmmmm"s........of Garlic Grove

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