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Alfresco on Elston

3018 Surfers Paradise Boulevard | Shop 2/3, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
07 55389333.
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Moranbah, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW via mobile

We arrived somewhat tired (after a day at Whitewater World) and frustrated (battling traffic and finding parking). BTW when we were there we found out from staff that they have free parking somewhere nearby. My husband ordered the steak with mushroom gravy (with real mushrooms) - he said it was the best steak he had had in a long time... More

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

It was so yum here, we really enjoyed our meals. They were fast and happily packed away our leftovers as we didn't want to leave any behind! It was well priced and I really recommend checking this place out when you are in the Gold Coast

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Brisbane, Australia
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We went here for a casual dinner, we had no booking but were lucky enough to get a table for 5. The service was friendly and efficient. But the pasta, oh my god the pasta was delicious, so fresh and tasty, so was the pizza. Great food, service and price. I have never seen my little nephew (2 years) eat... More

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Geelong, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We were staying at the Q1 directly across from Alfresco's and decided to visit on our last night in Surfers. Loved the food- I had the Garlic Prawns which were perfectly cooked, creamy and most certainly garlicy! My partner had the seafood fettuccine which he devoured extremely quickly! The staff were friendly and accommodating, the only setback being that dessert... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

Walked in with our two children was instantly put in the back corner, not worried over that as I know sometimes my 19 month old can be a bit of a hand full, but then they asked the people next to us if it was ok for us to sit there. They then rushed our order through and within 30... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We are Gold Coast locals and went out for a night at the markets with the girls. Having heard good things about this restaurant, we decided to walk down for dinner. Friendly happy staff greeted us, then we tucked into the most delicious garlic bread I have ever tasted, before sharing two yummy pizzas and a glass of wine. A... More

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

My partner and I had a meal here while on holidays and were both very impressed. Had the stuffed mushrooms and the white anchovy entree, pizza and pasta mains and couldn't fault anything. The staff were very friendly and a credit to the place definitely be back a couple more times before we go back home. Would recommend to everyone.

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Came here with the Mrs for dinner and the reviews I had read didn't disappoint. Best steak I have ever had! Will definitely be revisiting

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

Terrific food, excellent friendly yet unobtrusive service. We all had delicious pizza...salad & dessert --w a freebie coffee liquor shot at the end (nice) We will return for sure before we leave the GC 😊

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We went to this friendly establishment with the little kids for a family dinner during our visit to Surfers Paradise in August 2014. Everyone was extremely warm and welcoming straying from the young lady who greater us to the restaurant owner. The garlic bread was so fresh and warm. Overall, the food was good.

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