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Garlic Clove Restaurant - CLOSED

3030 The Boulevarde, Gold Coast, Queensland 4211, Australia
+61 7 5594 3600
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good31%
  • Average24%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Dec 8, 2014
“Bad move”
May 16, 2014
“Lovely meal”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
French, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
3030 The Boulevarde, Gold Coast, Queensland 4211, Australia
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31 - 40 of 64 reviews

Reviewed February 17, 2013

My partner and I went in for dinner friday night and the food was amazing. Huge meals and excellent value for money.. Very yummy cocktail and gorgeous bottle of red:) thank you for a beautiful dinner.. We will be back

Thank Emksi
GarlicClove, Manager at Garlic Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2013

Hi Emski, we are delighted you enjoyed your first dining experience with us and we hope to see you both again soon :)

Reviewed January 6, 2013

Even through the food isn't as good at lunch time compared to Dinner - and we have some hipups - I still enjoy going there and they do try there best to fix the things that aren't quite right. Friendly staff and usually great food.

Thank Joshtherock
Reviewed January 6, 2013

We have been coming to this restaurant for nearly 10 years and always had the best meals ever.. That is until recently on the 23rd Dec 2012 we were visting the coast and thought we would book a table as you had to struggle if...More

5  Thank David W
GarlicClove, Manager at Garlic Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2013

Dear D & P Ward, Thank you for your feedback in regards to your recent dining experience, we really appreciate it. Garlic Clove is proud to be providing our guests with enjoyable dining experiences on the Gold Coast since 1992, and thank you so much...More

Reviewed January 1, 2013

Visited Dec 20, we had very good service and had an amazing dinner celebrating with friends for an early christmas. The pork with the stuffing was simply stunning - have already booked next 2 dinners for January.

Thank GCPurple
GarlicClove, Manager at Garlic Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2013

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice review and for giving our food 5 stars, we really appreciate it. Our chefs certainly do make a mean roast pork and crackling! Look forward to seeing you in January :)

Reviewed December 11, 2012

Been my favorite for many years since they were in their old location til now at emerald lakes, great spot... Get the 3 course deal, we'll worth every cent. Have tried the whole menu. Love it!

Thank NaomiGoldcoast
GarlicClove, Manager at Garlic Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2013

Thank you so much for your kind review Naomi, we are so pleased you love our restaurant and hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed October 27, 2012 via mobile

Really nice traditional French meal, creme brûlée is as good as it gets. Well priced 3 course package.More

Thank Josh R
GarlicClove, Manager at Garlic Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2012

Dear Josh, Thanks so much for taking your time to write such a lovely review of our restaurant, we really appreciate it. We love the creme brûlée too - in fact we have a chocolate brûlée, and a raspberry brûlée on our specials menu for...More

Reviewed October 16, 2012

We used to frequent the Garlic Clove regularly but after the last two experiences I don't think we will be going back. The food is just average but the service is atrocious and the staff don't seem to care at all. It took over 45...More

1  Thank FASTPETE328
GarlicClove, Manager at Garlic Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2012

Dear Pete, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate your time and feedback. As a standard all entrees are served to the table within 15-20 minutes of ordering, we would very much like the opportunity to look into this...More

Reviewed September 11, 2012

I travelled from the west to surprise a friend for her birthday and her husband booked us in to this restaurant along with 5 of her closest friends and family. I along with the others were not dissapointed. The service was very good and the...More

Thank FordyPerth
GarlicClove, Manager at Garlic Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2012

Dear FordyPerth, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review, we are so glad you enjoyed your dining experience and our tender lamb shanks, and look forward to having you return to the Garlic Clove again soon! :)

Reviewed August 30, 2012

This was the worst experience I have had at any restaurant in Australia, the food and service was a huge disappointment. It was a farewell celebration for a colleague and was meant to be a special occasion, there were 11 of us and after arriving...More

1  Thank Jennifer59_31
GarlicClove, Manager at Garlic Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2012

Dear Jennifer, Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate feedback and pride ourselves on providing enjoyable dining experiences with excellent food and service. We find it very hard to comprehend your entrees taking two hours to arrive to the...More

Reviewed August 19, 2012

Fantastic fare, dished up by fanatic management. Always gr8 service, good food & good wine list. These people know how to deliver. Overlooking Emerald Lakes. Gr8 place to be!!!

Thank Mark S
GarlicClove, Manager at Garlic Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2012

Dear Mark, Thank you so much for the fantastic review and for your patronage, we really appreciate it. We're so glad you enjoy dining with us and look forward to having you back again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3030 The Boulevarde, Gold Coast, Queensland 4211, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5594 3600
  • E-mail
Description
Award-winning French cuisine, stunning water views and colourful European architecture, complete with private function room, the Garlic Clove is a family friendly dining experience open 7 days for lunch, dinner, weddings and functions.Awards:* 2012 – Finalist Best European Restaurant* 2009 – Winner Best European Restaurant* 2009 – Finalist Best Family Restaurant* 2009 – Finalist People’s Choice Award* 2008 – Finalist Best European Restaurant* 2006 – Finalist People’s Choice Award for Excellence* 2005 – Finalist Best European Restaurant* 2005 – Winner Best European Restaurant* 2002 – Finalist Best Family Restaurant* 2000 – Finalist Best BYO Restaurant* 1999 – Winner Best BYO Restaurant
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