2022 Gold Coast Readers' Choice Awards

"Award-winning Share Plates."
Social Eating House & Bar

Social Eating House & Bar

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Broadbeach

14 Chef Hat Award
Looking for somewhere 'social'? Social Eating House & Bar by Executive Chef, Matt Jefferson and his team is just the place you're looking for! Located at the base of Broadbeach's Oracle building, t...
For a reinvented take on a classic American diner experience head to Fat Freddy’s Beach Bar & Diner on Gold Coast Highway in Broadbeach. This architecturally designed, modern space delivers an elec...
"So many delicious seafood choices"
Citrique

Citrique

Seafood   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

Surfers Paradise

Since 2011, Citrique has continued to deliver on high standards expected of modern and elegant dining inside the J W Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa. Interactive zones set in sleek, contemporary s...
Eddy + Wolff

Eddy + Wolff

Asian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Robina

13 Chef Hat Award
Imagine a small bar in Asia off the beaten track and immerse yourself in true and authentic flavours at Eddy + Wolff on Ron Penhaligon Way in Robina. Named after the two streets the Vietnamese owne...
"Appetising menu and warm service."
An appetising menu and warm service make Domani’s Café Restaurant & Bar on Tedder Avenue more than just a loved Gold Coast local. This Main Beach stalwart charms with its inviting familiarity combi...
Stroll up from the golden sands of the GC’s most iconic beach to assuage thirst and hunger at Surfers Paradise’s first and only brewery BOBs Brewery & Restaurant on Elkhorn Avenue. BOBs is an acron...
Celebrate all things taco and tequila at Lime Mexican Circle on Cavill on Surfers Paradise Boulevard. This fun and funky venue sits in the heart of the vibrant dining precinct just minutes from the...
Find beats, beers and burgers on the menu at Easy Street Diner on Gold Coast Highway in Mermaid Beach. Serving up some of the tastiest, juiciest, most authentic American-style burgers you’ll find t...
Gold Coasters looking for a taste of plant-based Japanese cuisine head to Izakaya Midori on Woodland Drive in Reedy Creek. Say arigatou to vegan versions of everything from ramen to katsu, karaage ...
Offering a unique spin on classic Vietnamese favourites, head to BunLee Bar & Brew on James Street in Burleigh for fast, fresh and healthy fare. This light, bright and breezy new diner mirrors the ...
Sarabah Estate Vineyard

Sarabah Estate Vineyard

   Opens at 10:00:AM

Canungra

Nestled in the beauty of the Scenic Rim, good food and wine, magic views, peace and quiet await at Sarabah Estate on Rymera Road in Canungra. Set on 50 acres with just on 10 under grapes, this hidd...
Kubo's Bar & Grill

Kubo's Bar & Grill

Filipino   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

Southport

Capturing the country’s cultural cuisine and hospitality, Kubo’s Bar & Grill brings a taste of the Philippines to the Gold Coast. Located in Australia Fair Metro on the corner of Young and Scarboro...
Whisky Lounge

Whisky Lounge

   Opens at 3:00:PM

Mudgeeraba

Relax and unwind with a whisky in hand at hidden gem Whisky Lounge Mudgeeraba on Railway Street. This family-owned and operated Gold Coast bar offers a wide range of whisky experiences that will ta...
From burgers to baos and everything in between, Manny’s Street Food on Arundel Drive brings comfort food to Gold Coast foodies. Order yours and chill out in the alfresco area under market umbrellas...
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 produ...
"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 fl...
Bunnath Kitchen

Bunnath Kitchen

Cambodian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Robina

Experience the authentic flavours and culture of Cambodia without leaving the Gold Coast at Bunnath Kitchen on Commerce Drive in Robina. Cambodian-born Bernie (Bunnath) and wife Ivy welcome you int...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Greek"
Xenia Coolangatta

Xenia Coolangatta

Greek   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00: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 Stre...
Tropic Vice

Tropic Vice

Caribbean   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Mermaid Beach

Think a California meets Florida kind of experience at new Mermaid Beach restaurant and bar Tropic Vice on Gold Coast Highway. This unique sun-drenched rooftop eatery embodies the true GC lifestyle...
Spice Kitchen & Bar

Spice Kitchen & Bar

Thai   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

Broadbeach

If you could do with a big, warm culinary hug by way of rich, flavoursome curries, pull up a seat at Spice Kitchen & Bar in the Oasis Shopping Centre in Broadbeach. Taking Thai cuisine to the next ...