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The Bearded Dragon Tavern

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Bar, Pub, Australian
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Lot 2 Tamborine Mountain Road, Tamborine, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 5543 6888
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Spokane, Washington
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438 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

This is an interesting roadside stop. Things for grown ups and the kids. For the kids it's a small petting area with alpacccas, for grown ups it's great food and a good selection of Aussie beers. It's a wide open area with lots of cover, so you do get a nice respite from the heat. Although being quite a bit... More 

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Thank MiguelitoyCat
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

What an amazing place the Bearded Dragon is. My Partner and I and another couple stayed in the hotel last weekend for the Angels Tribute band and we had an awesome time. The rooms were so lovely and the spa was an added bonus. We really enjoyed the band and would definitely come out again. The service from the friendly... More 

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Thank Konnekted S
Brisbane, Australia
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124 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

We dropped in here after completing the Tree Top Challenge up at Thunderbird Park. Four very hungry kids and two tired mums. The entrance into the pub was dark and looked just as tired as we were. We grabbed the menus and headed outside as inside was too dark and dreary. Menu options looked good though a bit expensive. $20... More 

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Thank YoYoGabba
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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98 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

They've attempted to change the menu since my last review but the menu is mainly burgers. We had 14 people 1 had the beef brisket burger from the food van - it was tough, massive disappointment for a foodie. Vegetarian had the street van vegetarian balls and they were so dry she couldn't eat them. Hubby and I had fat... More 

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Thank MadonnanDale R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

A well organised and fun event. A choice of 1,2 or 3 courses for a set price with complimentary bubbles. All meals well presented and delicious, great friendly service. Highly recommended

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Thank Nerys B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

We stayed on the weekend and attended a beautiful outdoor wedding. What a lovely location, having never been to Tamborine before we all really enjoyed it and the meals and service were really better than what we expected. Worth a visit just to check all the cool antiques and collector items in the main hotel.

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Thank Ramona M
Brisbane, Australia
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Called into The Bearded Dragon Tavern at Tamborine for a nice lunch. We picked up two menu's at the bar and seated ourselves in an outside undercover area. I thought the menu was limited but being a Tuesday, probably not a very busy period . We ordered Garlic bread, my wife, a Burger, and I ordered a Guinness Pie. after... More 

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Thank Peter W
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We had heard so many good things about this place, the location is fantastic, outdoor area is perfect for kids! .... But the meal was terrible, I paid $30 for a steak I couldn't chew, my salad had no dressing, it was just cabbage on a plate with a couple of pieces on tomato and my chips had no salt...... More 

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Thank Kylie P
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21 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

The location is fabulous, we didn't have our kids with us but imagine they would love the outside area. Inside was a little tired but very country pub style so the dated interior could be forgiven. We had intended on lunch but I wasn't going to pay those OTT prices for a burger or similar. Desperately needs a lunch menu... More 

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Thank Michelle M
Brisbane, Australia
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58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

We visited the Bearded Dragon to watch a friends band playing and was surprised at the lack of attention to diners, pub goers and other guests at the tavern. Sitting outside the restaurant, we were only able to sit on ageing furniture which was delapidated from being outside in all weather and which was covered in the remnants from the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lot 2 Tamborine Mountain Road, Tamborine, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Tamborine
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5543 6888

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