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De Vito Waterfront

2 Barney St | Gold Coast, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
+61 7 5532 8376
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Italian, International, European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2 Barney St | Gold Coast, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

For exquisite food, fabulous atmosphere and amazing entertainment, you can’t miss this gem of a restaurant tucked in by the water. The views are spectacular, the staff are friendly and the singing chefs are amazing!

Thank Bekkii O
Reviewed 1 week ago

David and all staff of “ De Vito Waterfront Restaurant” will give you the best service and leave to feel you as you are at home with family and friends. David had an amazing attention to us and gift to my wife in on our...More

Thank ebe m
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best. Restaurant. Ever. So much atmosphere. Everyone enjoying themselves so much, with plenty of smiles and laughter. The food was absolutely awesome, but bring it together with the staff and music and it is out of this world. I wish I could have worked here...More

1  Thank Ben-Lyndal J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tucked away on the Southport waterfront is a real hidden gem: De Vito waterfront with a fantastic ambience serves beautifully presented humble Italian Mediterranean fare without fault. Just when you think it couldn’t get any better, owner and head chef David appears and serenades his...More

Thank Nigel R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service,great entertainment, friendly staff the meals were amazing. Looking forward to going back again.

Thank Doreen3429
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exceptionally deserving of it's high Trip Advisor potion I was fortunate to eat here twice this month. You can certainly feel the personality of the head chef and owner David in his restaurant, no more so than when he's up on stage sining or popping...More

Thank AndyP80
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a terrific evening! The decor was cozy, with tastefully strung fairy lights and a delightful breeze from the waterfront. The weather outside was frightful but the warm and cheery atmosphere within was oh-so-inviting. The food was scrumptious, but what really rocked MY socks off...More

1  Thank avidfoodlover29571
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for lunch at first we were confused where to park, but we found a parking on the side that says “for De Vito Waterfront restaurant only”. The parking is limited so I’m not sure where others’ going to park when it gets very...More

Thank FoodieMariaS
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a little reluctant to try a restaurant where the chef sings, however I was simply blown away by how good this place is. The food and service were fantastic. And the owner David can really sing, he is very talented. People talk about...More

Thank Scott N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous time at De Vito on Saturday celebrating my friends birthday. Great atmosphere, great food & entertainment including a singing chef (who was brilliant!). Everyone was up dancing. Great night out with friends.

Thank Sylvie1001
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7 May 2018|
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Response from Denise D | Reviewed this property |
I’m sure they would be. Best just to call them to request a table where you can manage the baby and see the show.
7 May 2018|
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Response from kirkslater | Reviewed this property |
I would say so yes. There were quite a few families there and everything was quite relaxed
13 March 2018|
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Response from Paula R | Reviewed this property |
Some parking under premises within culdersack. Also plenty within the vicinity.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Barney St | Gold Coast, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5532 8376
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Situated on the magnificent Main River overlooking the Surfers Paradise Skyline, De Vito Waterfront offers a variety of mouth watering meals including our famous Confit Duck, Asian inspired Pork Belly and our signature House Made Pasta. One of the few establishments left making Italian and international meals from scratch and in house by Australia's only Celebrity Singing Chef, David De Vito.
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