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Hard Rock Cafe

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Australian
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Cnr Cavill Ave & Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5539 9377
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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73 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had a craving for ribs so went here for dinner. The robs were amazing - I barely had to chew them!! Our server was also great. She took the time to sit with us and gove us some tips on what to do for new years!! The Gold Coast knows about service!!

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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were three families - 3 couples and 5 boys aged 5-7. Food was great and reasonably priced! Kids menu was excellent with variety. The vibe of the hotel was loud - loud music and live band but that's to be expected given the theme of the restaurant. I would definitely go back!

Thank Dianne W
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Food was pretty good.. Great service. Went twice in 2 days. Inside was really warm and a bit uncomfortable - 2nd day we sat outside and it was great. Music and atmosphere is very cool as is the music memorabilia

Thank Karen M
Sydney, Australia
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and i have been to many hard rocks around the world. Some are good some not so good. This one is definitely high on the list. The staff were friendly and efficient. We chose the salmon dish. It was perfectly cooked and tasty. A great overall experience.

Thank 1sydneysider
Auckland, New Zealand
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

In the heart of surfers paradise lies a hidden known, yet unknown secret. The Hard Rock Cafe in surfers has fantastic food and cocktails! Can't recommend them enough for an early evening dinner around 4-5:30....sun is on it's way out and the temperature is perfect. Parakeets flying everywhere and the place is abuzz with life. Kids meals , entrees and... More 

Thank thebowe
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Love visiting Hard Rock Cafes alone for the music and memorabilia, but also find the food and service excellent. This Hard Rock being no exception with added surf boards to complete the Gold Coast experience! Hard Rock shop downstairs too.... Perfect, thanks.

Thank Nightwire
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Food is good but nothing great. Great music, ambiance and vibes. Got a complimentary glass which I will surely use at home and cherish gold coast memories.

Thank Rohi1010
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a great experience mostly amazing for non veg people Amazing ambience and atmosphere with great interiors

Thank vritisethdua
Waikato Region, New Zealand
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very basic meals but usually good standard. Have been all round the world and is as expected. Reasonably quick, drinks took a while

Thank Photochicknz
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I went with my friend. We ordered a mis blueberries drink and it comes with the glass like a gift. You must to keep your receipt to claim for it at the end. I lost mine but they any way give me the glass and that was so cute. Then I ordered the Cesar sale with chicken. It was delicious,... More 

Thank Antonella N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Australian
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Cavill Ave & Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5539 9377

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