2020 Gold Coast Readers' Choice Awards

"stunning rooftop location"
Cazzy's at the Top

Cazzy's at the Top

International   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Coolangatta

From a stunning rooftop location, restaurant Cazzy’s at the Top boasts dazzling views overlooking Gold Coast’s Coolangatta Beach. Glass walls and a deck maximise the restaurant’s oceanfront vista whil...
Cutting edge style delivering atmosphere driven dining has arrived in Broadbeach with the much-anticipated opening of Miss Moneypenny's on the Gold Coast. Architecturally designed by leading Australia...
Sofitel Gold Coast

Sofitel Gold Coast

$$$$$   Opens at 6:00:AM

Broadbeach

Broadbeach is well known as the Gold Coast’s dining mecca and staying at the Sofitel Gold Coast puts you in the centre of it all. The Gold Coast Convention Centre is across the road; ensuring quick ac...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Korean"
Goha Korean Restaurant

Goha Korean Restaurant

Korean   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:PM

Southport

Experience authentic Korean cuisine on the Gold Coast at Goha Korean Restaurant in Southport, situated on Nerang Street. Family owned and operated (with meat sourced fresh from the family butcher shop...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Steak"
Black Angus Bar & Grill

Black Angus Bar & Grill

Steak   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Surfers Paradise

Renowned steakhouse Black Angus Bar & Grill has welcomed in a new decade with a move from its waterfront location at Sanctuary Cove to a 180-seat restaurant next to the site of the iconic Pink Poodle ...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Thai"
Lucky Buddha Thai

Lucky Buddha Thai

Thai   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

Mermaid Beach

A cosy atmosphere and home-style dishes make Lucky Buddha Thai a favourite among Mermaid Beach locals. Conveniently located on the Gold Coast Highway, Lucky Buddha Thai’s mute toned furnishings and wh...
Chef Manny Catering & Co

Chef Manny Catering & Co

   Opens at 9:00:AM

Pimpama

For a range of catering services with a Modern French-Australian twist, Chef Manny Catering & Co offers menus and platters to suit all appetites and occasions. Based at Gainsborough Greens Golf Club o...
"Some of Coast’s best Japanese fare"
Misono Japanese Steakhouse

Misono Japanese Steakhouse

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens Thu 5:30:PM

Surfers Paradise

When you dine at Misono Japanese Steakhouse, expect much more than some of the Gold Coast’s finest Japanese fare. Tucked inside Marriott Surfers Paradise, this contemporary red lantern-clad restaurant...
Those seeking succulent seafood in stylish surrounds head to Oyster Bar & Grill on Sea World Drive at Main Beach. Located inside Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, this long-established venue has recently ...
Golosi Food Emporium

Golosi Food Emporium

   Opens at 8:00:AM

Burleigh Heads

Embark on a gourmet food journey of discovery and delight at Golosi Food Emporium on James Street in Burleigh Heads. This food lovers' destination is where exceptional local and international produce ...
Escape city hustle and bustle at picturesque Historic Rivermill on Beaudesert-Nerang Road in Mount Nathan. Visit alpacas, deer, goats, ducks, chooks and turtles while taking in stunning hinterland vis...
Willow Dining

Willow Dining

Tapas   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:PM

Burleigh Heads

Take one small, moodily lit room, a sprinkling of pavement tables and a crowd-pleasing menu and you have Willow Dining Room on Gold Coast Highway in Burleigh Heads. Exposed bricks impart warmth and a ...
Ambience on Burleigh Beach

Ambience on Burleigh Beach

$$$$$   Opens at 8:30:AM

Burleigh Heads

Reflecting understated luxury with flowing living spaces and generous balconies, capturing cooling ocean breezes, Ambience on Burleigh Beach offers rejuvenating accommodation choices for holidaymakers...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Grill"
Follow the aroma of barbequed meat, wood-fired pizza and Asian flavours to BBQ Bazaar on Junction Road in Burleigh Heads. The first night market of its kind in Burleigh, bring family and friends and c...
Saigon 101 Vietnamese restaurant has fast become a popular option for locals of Mermaid, conveniently located along Markeri Street at the Sunshine Boulevard intersection. A welcoming shopfront hints a...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Greek"
Xenia Coolangatta

Xenia Coolangatta

Greek   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Coolangatta

Transporting visitors to the Mediterranean from the familiarity of Coolangatta is Xenia Grill, a Greek inspired restaurant well-suited to the tropical, laidback setting on the corner of McLean Street ...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Italian"
For a truly memorable dining experience, enter Balboa Italian restaurant perched along Gold Coast Highway in Palm Beach. Guests are greeted by a towering red brick building, fitted out with charcoal b...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Regional"
Hop On Brewery Tours

Hop On Brewery Tours

   Opens at 8:00:AM

Arundel

Get acquainted with the world of craft beer in south-east Queensland and experience a flavoursome adventure with Hop on Brewery Tours, based in Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Choose a tour from a range ...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Indian"
Indian Empire

Indian Empire

Indian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Runaway Bay

For flavoursome Indian cuisine after a day bargain hunting at Gold Coast’s Harbourtown outlet, head up Oxley Drive to Indian Empire restaurant. Relax by a large glass window and enjoy a feast of flavo...
Light Years Burleigh Heads

Light Years Burleigh Heads

Asian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Burleigh Heads

The Light Years phenomenon has arrived in Burleigh Heads with the opening of the third sibling of this Asian dining offering, on Lower Gold Coast Highway. In keeping with the beachy Burleigh lifestyle...