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The Long Apron

$$$$, , Gluten Free Options
68 Balmoral Rd | Spicers Clovelly Estate, Montville, Queensland 4560, Australia
+61 1300 252 380
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good9%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“amuse bouche” (22 reviews)
“tasting menu” (19 reviews)
“sashimi” (10 reviews)
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Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
68 Balmoral Rd | Spicers Clovelly Estate, Montville, Queensland 4560, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a table of 7 for lunch at the Long Apron. While the suckling pig and and Angus selections from the alacarte menu were very good, the vegetarian selection were only ok. With a number of the dishes while the were beautifully presented some...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The chef's attempts at modern deconstruction and fusion unfortunately led to a state of taste confusion. There was great attention to detail, with starters and taste/palate cleansers, but these are complementary to the main courses. As an entree I had the cured coral trout. I...More

Thank Mel P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at the restaurant for dinner on the rainy night. Could not comment on the setting as it was dark. The restaurant was still empty when we arrived so we asked if we could have a table for two by the window. The room...More

Thank msmarinaalexander
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I enjoyed the tasting menu with matching wines at Long Apron! The dishes were refined and thoroughly enjoyable. My particular favourites were the tuna, the duck & the dessert! The wines paired beautifully to each dish!

Thank Sinitta_x
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Was here with a number of colleagues. We did the degustation menu and did not worry about making choices. It was a great evening, great food, lovely champagne and company. The lovely dining room was near full on a Monday night which speaks to the...More

Thank Brenero
Reviewed 15 October 2017

If you're a foodie you've got to experience this place. The menu include things you wouldn't necessarily order but when you try them you're so glad you did.

Thank Grace A
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious meal with all courses of the creative tasting menu providing new taste experiences. The amazing celeriac 'tacos' and the asparagus with Parmesan custard the highlights. The restaurant is very much a relaxed fine dining experience with attentive and friendly staff. The matched wines...More

Thank drfoody
Reviewed 21 September 2017

This had been our go-to restaurant for anniversaries and special events for years - a wonderful setting, views to die for and a lovely garden environment. With Cameron, you were never sure what you would get - exciting and innovative and always special. At our...More

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant a bit early, and were directed to the bar, where we shared a glass of wine before dinner. The staff were extremely friendly. We were given the choice of any table, as it was a quiet evening, so we chose...More

1  Thank nlee37
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I took my partner for his birthday for a night getaway. (Did not stay at spicers tho..) We arrived and sat at the bar, near the fire station, for a pre-dinner drink before our degustation dinner. Drinks were served & amuses bouche started from there....More

Thank Bolexa
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Victor A
7 October 2016|
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Response from SandraH17 | Reviewed this property |
Victor A may have not understood the concept of this place. The experience is designed to be savoured (not rushed), the prices are correct for what is provided. The staff are incredibly knowledgeable, exceptionally... More
25 April 2015|
Response from Stephen M | Property representative |
Hi Wahey74, most of menu is gluten free or can quite easily be adapted to be, we try to cook lightly so leave the wheat & gluten's out.......
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 56 - USD 150
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Balmoral Rd | Spicers Clovelly Estate, Montville, Queensland 4560, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Montville
  • Phone Number: +61 1300 252 380
  • E-mail
Welcome to The Long Apron The signature restaurant of Montville’s picturesque Spicers Clovelly Estate. The Long Apron is a dining experience that insists on a lengthy stay. Our tasting menu doesn’t change every season but when the time is right. It is an ‘organic menu’ that adjusts to the changes constantly happening around us and highlights the best of our region, seasonal European inspired dishes, which blend classic techniques and the finest local produce with exquisite results. Alongside The Long Apron is our new The Short Apron, diners can enjoy as many dishes as they wish from our seasonal A La Carte menu, offering a relaxed, fresh and zesty dining experience Our enthusiastic kitchen team are continuing to showcase the best of the Sunshine Coast’s stunning produce. We source our produce from our local growers, catchers, farmers and makers, some of which are providing bespoke ingredients for both ‘The Long Apron’ and ‘The Short Apron’ menus. The property’s garden and wild bee hives add to our sustainability commitment and emphasis on fresh and local.
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