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235 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast, Queensland 4227, Australia
+61 7 5578 9962
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible20%
Apr 24, 2016
Feb 20, 2016
“Great views and food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
235 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast, Queensland 4227, Australia
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Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

Have been coming to the Lake Cafe for years and has become hit and miss lately. Breakfast was served an hour after ordering even though only 1/3 full. Waitress lost interest in us after food order taken, and no apology given for late delay in...More

1  Thank miker2001
Reviewed July 22, 2015

I've tried this cafe about 10 time over the last 2 years - never great but never terrible. Tonight I was served a steak that was burn to death but still had that unmistakable stench of rotting meat. I'm sure my dog would have loved...More

Thank Darren K
Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Had our engagement party here for 65 guests on Saturday night and credit to the staff, chef & owners. Was an excellent night, great service & food! Had our own private indoor area and all enjoyed immensely! Thank you to all & can highly recommend...More

Thank Pascal A
Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

Went for lunch yesterday spent half the day unwell. Some items on the menu state GF and mine came out with Cous cous so it was sent back to return with quinoa (I cannot do any grains) sent back to come out with bits of...More

2  Thank Joy W
Reviewed July 6, 2015

Three of us had lunch here today....not good will not be back. Restraurant basically empty at lunchtime but our order took far too long to come. New wait staff since we were last there...grumpy & bad mannered...where is that lovely Canadian lass???? Food very average...More

Thank Polly4619
Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

Despite the bad reviews we decided to give it a go one Sunday morning while on a walk , seated quickly on the outside deck in the nice warm sun , wait staff very friendly and helpful , ordered fresh squealed OJ and and a...More

Thank robinarob
Reviewed May 9, 2015

We went to this place for breakfast, having been there before. This time it was terrible - surly staff, bland and unappetising food, loud background music, the settings, glassware and toilets were not clean. Table service was slack, dishes left for ages. After paying we...More

Thank tellerto
Reviewed May 3, 2015

We were a group of 4 for a Sunday lunch. The service was excellent, attentive without intrusive. We had the house white , good value for a Litre of an average Sav Blanc. The food was well done , a variety including pasta with Prawns,...More

Thank BarryJ_100
Reviewed April 28, 2015

Having been to this restaurant in the past, I was disappointed to find the menu had changed. The food on offer was expensive and nothing fantastic. Will not go back.

1  Thank cats197
Reviewed April 25, 2015

Went for brunch today with my mother and daughter from Sydney and were extremely disappointed with a café that has served a lot better. Ran out of orange juice, took 45 minutes to serve the meal and it was not worth eating. Eggs Benedict were...More

Thank Dianne S
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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  • Address: 235 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast, Queensland 4227, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Varsity Lakes
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5578 9962
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