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Hard Rock Cafe

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Cnr Cavill Ave & Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5539 9377
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Dining options: Dinner, Dessert, Lunch, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food!

Visited here in May 2015 with 2 friends whilst on holidays. We really enjoyed the food, there was so much of it! The service was a little slow but this wouldn't defer us visiting here again. Highly recommend the chicken fajitas!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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  • Large groups
  • Bar scene
  • Families with children
  • Special occasions
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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

Great Atmosphere. Great Staff and Awesome Food. From being seated, to having our order taken by the new girl Melissa who I can tell will be a great assest to HRC. Then to have the Manager Tyson come have a chat was brilliant. The 2 kids loved thier meals and went head over heels for the milkshakes they had. Yelling... More 

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9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Visited here in May 2015 with 2 friends whilst on holidays. We really enjoyed the food, there was so much of it! The service was a little slow but this wouldn't defer us visiting here again. Highly recommend the chicken fajitas!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

Thought it was abit overrated .. Wasn't impressed at all .i guess it's the name that's why people like it so much.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Full 5 stars! Friendly and fast service. Beautiful food and great atmosphere, the music was enjoyable and everyone was interactive. Fun filled and will definitely recommend. :)

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Fremantle
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

This restaurant is great the staff is lovely and the servings are huge ... We first came here back in 1998 and the service and food has got heaps better so thank you and see you again soon xx

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south wales
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Not much to say other than great food for both adults and children. Huge portions. Ribs were amazing and so were the chicken wings (hot hot!). Our only complaint would be we felt harassed by staff. Could be seen as good customer service but we were approached by 3 wait staff within the first 5 minutes and just wanted to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Every country and city I visit, I always check to see if there's an HRC. The food is always delicious and the atmosphere is always fun! The service at this one though was pretty slow and the server wasn't the same fun-loving person you typically get at HRC's. Still worth going though! If you sit outside you get a nice... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

I came down from Brisy to meet a mate who drove up from NSW. We thought we'd grab a pint and some grub while sitting on the balcony watching the tourists. We ordered some nachos to get started and a pint. The waitress came back and said they were out of that one, so we tried two different ones that... More 

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Kingscliff, Australia
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Upon entering the staff were very welcoming, the place was noisy but I guess that just makes the venue even more alive, also great memorabilia. The food was average, I had fish and chips and the batter on the fish was mushy rather then crunchy, but it wasn't bad. The cocktails were great though and my partner couldn't stop at... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We really had a great meal here. For starters there was chicken wings and vegetarian there was tortilla with toppings of onions, tomatoes and cheese. Before my fish could come we ate so much of the starters. Also there was an option of wine, beer or cold drink. The food was really good. A lot of people had their birthdays... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Cnr Cavill Ave & Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5539 9377

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?