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La Riviera Bistro

Colonial Resort Noosa | 239 - 245 Gympie Terrace, Noosaville, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
+61 7 5455 5523
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bouillabaisse” (31 reviews)
“pate” (37 reviews)
“crepe suzette” (24 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Colonial Resort Noosa | 239 - 245 Gympie Terrace, Noosaville, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit to La Riviera is a must for my wife and i when we vist Noosaville. Our visit this time only confirmed what a great place to eat it is. The Bistro has a great ambiance and feels just like a small rural restaurant...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 1 week ago

After walking the length of Gympie Terrace searching the options, we decided that this looked to be the tastiest menu. Good decision. The chicken stuffed with crab in bisque sauce was magnificent and the fish of the day in its tasty Mediterranean inspired sauce was...More

Thank Jeanette C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit to La Riviera and once again they excelled, a seafood bouillabaise that could be enjoyed for breakfast, lunch and dinner , as well as a duck l'orange that was so tender it was falling off the bone. As walk up customers we...More

Thank Corey G
Reviewed November 6, 2017

Did not miss This French Provinciale styled bistro, on our holidays up north. Been a few times last 4 years, and always a treat to eat here, as it's Real French food with the Husband/Wide team being french, and the food shows it all. Don't...More

Thank cesare77
Reviewed October 23, 2017

When we go to Noosaville this Restaurant is always very high on our "eating out list". We were there last week and managed to get in two visits. Mel and her Husband do an amazing Job, the food is cooked with love and as I...More

Thank CorkeSydney
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

It’s been a while since we visited La Riviera on Gympie Terrace and after our recent visit, we wont make that mistake again. The food is amazing, the service impeccable and the prices quite reasonable. Whatever you pick from the menu will be awesome. Our...More

Thank mocomm35
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the bouillabaisse, steak and fish. The frites were thin, golden and crisp. The dessert of profiteroles was a generous serve and delicious. The owner, Melanie, is a charming host who took great care of us all evening. A lovely experience again.

Thank sgmelb54
Reviewed October 8, 2017

I'm a great fan of classic French Cuisine and so I chose items that I felt would give me a quick indication as how close they are to the cooking I enjoy. The entrée I shared with my partner and extra baguette was supplied to...More

Thank FoxyBoxee
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

To be fair, only got coffee here because they were open and the place next door wasn't. Had a takeaway latte (only one size-large) which was ok, very hot and not as strong as I like (personal preference I guess) . Service was good and...More

Thank rogerleitch
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

I can only say fantastic things about this little restaurant. The owner Mel is just such a pleasure to talk to, and the passion for her restaurant is all over her. The food was as great as I hoped it would be. Living in Australia...More

Thank pascalintje
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Questions & Answers
Susanne H
October 1, 2016|
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Response from Melanie V | Property representative |
Hi Susan, Thank you for your question, we will be open 31 for a special dinner set menu for New year's eve, we'll be open on the 1st January as normal, closed Monday (so far), open Tuesday to Friday, closed 7 and 8 January... More
September 22, 2016|
Response from Melanie V | Property representative |
Have you also called yesterday at the restaurant to book? It is best to call as we have the booking list at work. 07 54555523 Thanks
September 22, 2016|
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Response from Melanie V | Property representative |
As per Tripadvisor bloody guideline, I can not send you my email address, or website... Stupid! Please call 07 54555523 Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$19 - $27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Colonial Resort Noosa | 239 - 245 Gympie Terrace, Noosaville, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Noosa  >  Noosaville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5455 5523
  • E-mail
Welcome to La Riviera Bistro! Frederic cooks french traditional meals from our beautiful country for lunch and dinner and we have a selection of French Drinks; from traditional Aperitifs, to wines, beers, sparkling and of course Digestifs... We are a small venue of 35 seats on the Noosa River by the Colonial Resort, 239 Gympie Terrace, located on a upper level from the foot path, so keep your eyes up and look for the blue/white/red Umbrellas. We are open Wednesday to Sunday for Lunch and Dinner. As we are the owners operating the business, we occasionally close throughout the year, please look up on our website or Facebook page for more details. We look forward in welcoming you!
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