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Gambaro Restaurant & Function Centre

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33 Caxton Street | Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3369 9500
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6:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 6:30 am - 11:30 am
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 6:30 am - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Private Dining, Reservations
Description: Winner of Best Seafood Restaurant in the 2014 QLD Restaurant and Catering...
Winner of Best Seafood Restaurant in the 2014 QLD Restaurant and Catering Awards for Excellence.
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Visitor rating
  • 85
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 23
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Gambaro Seafood - High Class Seafood Dining.

A good experience at Gambaro Seafood Restaurant with my wife for an anniversary prompted us to go back with some friends for dinner. We were not disappointed, nor were our friends. The menu is extensive and interesting showcasing, of course, fresh Queensland seafood. The meals were exquisite and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
Roman K
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Brisbane, Australia
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
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Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

A good experience at Gambaro Seafood Restaurant with my wife for an anniversary prompted us to go back with some friends for dinner. We were not disappointed, nor were our friends. The menu is extensive and interesting showcasing, of course, fresh Queensland seafood. The meals were exquisite and the service first rate. The wine list is also extensive, to say... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Had dinner here the night before a flight out of Brisbane, service was a little slow..king prawns dish was absolute winner, came with a large salad and tempura king prawns. Would definitely visit again and enjoy their high standard food.

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Flemington, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Every time I get down to Australia I always have to go, and I am never Dissappointed. Fantastic always fresh and abundant. I always have the same thing, crab bisque, followed by the seafood platter that is a small mountain built to suit per person, mud crab,Morton bay bugs, prawns that make American shrimp look like bait, and probably some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Had a great dinner last evening at Gambaro. Food was excellent as was service. I had fresh crayfish . A tad pricey but very good. Others had - platter and barramundi both said these dishes were excellent . We all had the crepes for dessert prepared at our table by a very entertaining gentleman . The only issue we had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

Gambaro has been one of my favourite places to eat in Brisbane for so many years. I come to Brisbane once month and always dine here. Food, service and atmosphere never disappoints.

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Caloundra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

My first meal in a Gambaro restaurant was m ore than 30 years ago! We met a dear friend for dinner and started the evening with some beautiful garlic chilli green prawns cooked at the table by John along with some Oysters Kilpatric all shared. The mains included Lobster in a ginger soy sauce, the special Barramundi fillet and I... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We came here last Saturday night, 23rd May for my birthday and were treated to one of the best tables in the restaurant. The service here is amazing, the wine list exceptional and the food, well it's as good as it gets in a family owned Italian seafood restaurant. We had the calamari for starter with some garlic bread. Then... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I dine at this restaurant regularly, the food keeps bringing me back I love the fresh seafood. Crabs, oysters and prawns. The wine list is great. If you want the best seafood come here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Attended the Moët on Friday and it was amazing. The food, drink and the entertainment were first class. Will be back next event.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Seafood and service at its best. I love this restaurant, from a consistency of service and product I can not fault this place. I take all my clients there and the business I gain from here is exponential.

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Additional Information about Gambaro Restaurant & Function Centre

Address: 33 Caxton Street | Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 3369 9500
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 am - 11:30 am
Monday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 10:00 am  5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 63
Cuisine: Italian, Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 33 Caxton Street | Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3369 9500

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 63
  • Cuisine: Italian, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Special occasions

Description

Winner of Best Seafood Restaurant in the 2014 QLD Restaurant and Catering Awards for Excellence.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 11:30 am
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?