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Townsville RSL

139 Charters Towers Road | Hermit Park, Townsville, Queensland 4812, Australia
+61 7 4759 9500
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
139 Charters Towers Road | Hermit Park, Townsville, Queensland 4812, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went a few Wednesday's back & three of us had great meals. Ribs were fall off the bone wonderful unlike pub ones that need a chainsaw to cut through them. Steak cooked spot on & parmigiana nice also. Glass or two of red & the...More

Thank Graeme017
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We came here with the kids to have dinner. Dinner at Lavaracks starts at 530, as we got there a little earlier, the kids wanted ham and cheese toasties and milk shakes which the staff easily made and hubby and I had a coffee which...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Love going here for a meal, great service, friendly staff and the meals are always fantastic... Good coffee as wellMore

1  Thank jamesandchristine5
TownsvilleRSL, Manager at Townsville RSL, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Dear jamesandchristine5, It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed your time dining with us at the Townsville RSL. Thank you for sharing your recent experiences with the wider trip advisor community and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I recently dined in Lavaracks and the food was delicious. It's always an enjoyable visit to this club full of friendly staff.

2  Thank ReginaFlag
TownsvilleRSL, Manager at Townsville RSL, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear ReginaFlag, Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent visit to the Townsville RSL. We are glad you enjoyed your time here and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards, Daniel Gartrell Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We had a great night dining in lavaracks restaurant. Friendly staff. Even from the greeting at reception. All meals were enjoyed. Great value for money. Highly recommendMore

1  Thank Lovefood1313
TownsvilleRSL, Manager at Townsville RSL, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear Lovefood1313, Thank you for choosing to dine with us at the Townsville RSL. It is wonderful to hear such great feedback as we do strive to produce a high standard of customer service. Thank you for sharing your experience and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Went here for dinner with family and will never return. $10 to join a rsl is absolutely a rip off, had dinner at lavaracks upstairs and it is very over priced $24 for a chefs steak sandwich was crazy and it was worse than a...More

1  Thank Chris an Avri... P
TownsvilleRSL, Manager at Townsville RSL, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear Chris an Avri… P Our $10 membership fee entitles you to great discounts on food, beverage and a range of other benefits. It is disappointing we didn’t meet your expectations as we do strive to provide high quality meals and great customer service. All...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

New Year’s Eve Moroccan Smorgasbord was exceptional experience of mouth watering delights of Morocco. Such amazing flavours from dips to deserts. Cooked to perfection 😃Can’t wait for our next dining experience. This is a must in dining experience.More

1  Thank Lynda M
TownsvilleRSL, Manager at Townsville RSL, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Dear Lynda M, Thankyou for choosing to spend your New Years Eve with us here at the Townsville RSL. It is very satisfying to read that you enjoyed this wonderful evening and thankyou for taking the time to share this with the wider trip advisor...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We visited tonight to celebrate my sisters 21st birthday as a family. The service was fantastic to begin with (the only reason I’ve given 1 Star) My husbands battered fish was flavourless. I ordered the hot and cold seafood platter. The bug was watery (I...More

Thank JessicaPortia
TownsvilleRSL, Manager at Townsville RSL, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Hi Jessica, Thankyou for the feedback in regards to your most recent visit with us. Your feedback has proved to be invaluable. It is deeply disappointing to read that you did not enjoy your meal and apologise for not meeting your expectations. We take great...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Currently Wednesday is Ribs special. Good quantity, beautifuly cooked/sauced. Otherwise a very good menu available and an adequate wine list NOT overpriced. Staff seem to know about menu, too, and are pleasant in their service. Well worth a visit. Try to avoid busy periods as...More

Thank BJ47a
TownsvilleRSL, Manager at Townsville RSL, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Dear BJ47a, Thankyou for choosing to dine in our Lavaracks Restaurant. Great to hear and see so many people taking advantage of our Wednesday night rib special. Glad so see you enjoyed your night and thankyou for recommending us to the wider trip advisor community....More

Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

After dining at this restaurant last Friday night I would have to say I have never tasted better food anywhere in Australia our group of 5 all ordered different meals mine being the veal scallopinii which was to die for all of us complimented the...More

1  Thank Helen G
TownsvilleRSL, Manager at Townsville RSL, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Dear Helen G, Thank you for taking the time to share this wonderful review with the trip advisor community. We do work hard to provide great service and meals, so to see reviews like this is very pleasing. This feedback will be taken and passed...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 Charters Towers Road | Hermit Park, Townsville, Queensland 4812, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4759 9500
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Description
Townsville RSL is home to 2 wonderful eating areas. Downstairs we have the all new Garrisons, open for lunch (11:30am - 2:00pm) and dinner (5:30pm - 9:00pm_ 7 days a week. Upstairs, we boast the award winning Lavarack's Restaurant open for lunch Fridays from 12pm - 2pm and dinner Tuesday - Saturdays from 6pm - 9pm. Townsville RSL also has a fantastic Sports Bar with the biggest TV in any pub or club in Queensland, a large Atrium area, perfect for our live music 3 times a week or just relaxing in, full TAB & Keno areas, a modern gaming lounge and function facilities from conferences to weddings.
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