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Charlie's Cafe & Bar

€€ - €€€, Cafe,
Paradise Centre 8 Cavill Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5538 5285
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible17%
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Bar, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Paradise Centre 8 Cavill Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My sister is allergic to garlic and ask if either dish she was ordering contained it and was told the chef could do both without. The first course came out lemon chicken skewers and she started eating it and could taste garlic asked again if...More

Thank GrandTour04677739875
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good food, the CC on tap in jugs made my partner very happy. Good variety of food, always someone checking up on you

Thank nic5427
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So this was a repeat trip to Charlie’s after spending a bit of time yesterday for cake and coffee. Coffee and cake really good. Breakfast this morning not so much. I ordered the smashed avo with no Rocket and it arrived covered in Rocket. No...More

Thank CairnsMel12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food fast service and perfect spot for people watching! Visited for breakfast and lunch a few times never disappointed

Thank Alicia H
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had dinner here. We started with 2 beers: 'Charlie's Beer' and a Blue Moon. We also ordered the Prawn Salad and Prawn Pesto Risotto. Both were quite good. I would have had dessert too but they didn't look very fresh in...More

Thank Skootamattaken
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to sit and relax in the afternoon. There was heaps of space and it was a bit of an oasis considering the busy location.

Thank Oscarsmith7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had a couple of meals there and was very good siting outside relaxing and having a few drinks with friends

Thank postmanpat99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hadn’t been to Surfers Paradise for years and it was lovely to come across Charlie’s Cafe and to be able to sit outside in the shade in the beautiful weather. My husband chose “Charlie’s Big Breakfast” and he thought it was superb. My choice was...More

Thank DesleyR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wasn't really impressed by this restaurant. The food was nice enough but just average pub food and the ambiance pretty shabby and past it's prime. Wouldn't go back again.

Thank Bexxx333
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had 2 family meals here and both were very good. Service was efficient and friendly. Food was good and enjoyed by all. Great family cafe.

Thank Amy C
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26 July 2017|
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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paradise Centre 8 Cavill Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5538 5285
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Iconic Surfers Paradise restaurant open till late. Varied menu of delicious food ranging from Breakfast to Pastas/ pizzas, steaks, burgers; seafood and a lot more. Great selection of wines, beers and cocktails. Fantastic ambience and a great position to while away the hours.
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