2020 Gold Coast Readers' Choice Awards

"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...
"stunning rooftop location"
Cazzy's at the Top

Cazzy's at the Top

International   $$$$$   Opens Wed 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...
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...
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...
Manny's Catering

Manny's Catering

   Opens Wed 9:00:AM

Arundel

For a range of catering services with a Modern French-Australian twist, Manny’s Catering offers menus and platters to suit all appetites and occasions. Located on Arundel Drive in Arundel on the Gold ...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Greek"
Xenia Coolangatta

Xenia Coolangatta

Greek   $$$$$   Opens Wed 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 2019 - Regional"
Hop On Brewery Tours

Hop On Brewery Tours

   Opens Wed 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 2019 - Steak"
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 - Korean"
Goha Korean Restaurant

Goha Korean Restaurant

Korean   $$$$$   Opens Wed 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...
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...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Thai"
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...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Indian"
Indian Empire

Indian Empire

Indian   $$$$$   Open Now

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...
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...
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...
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...
Lakeview Espresso

Lakeview Espresso

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Wed 6:00:AM

Burleigh Heads

A philosophy of healthy indulgence awaits diners at Lakeview Espresso on Burleigh Street in Burleigh Waters. Once a dilapidated corner store, now a lively community hub, neighbours meet for a chat ove...
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 ...
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...
Albert River Wines

Albert River Wines

   Opens Wed 10:00:AM

Mount Tamborine

This fully operational winery is located just 45 mins from Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Combining its historical significance and commanding location make it Albert River Wines a 'must see' and a grea...
One of the Gold Coast’s most stylish lounge bars, Stingray in Surfers Paradise delivers a vibrant vibe with plenty of cheek. Located in the QT Hotel on Staghorn Avenue, this trendy venue mixes industr...