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Potager - A Kitchen Garden

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Carool $$ - $$$ , Fusion,
502 Carool Rd, Carool, New South Wales 2486, Australia
+61 7 5590 7403
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish stew” (9 reviews)
“guinea fowl” (2 reviews)
“lamb ribs” (2 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Contemporary, Fusion, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
502 Carool Rd, Carool, New South Wales 2486, Australia
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just in my back yard I discovered a pocket of paradise! I had heard of this restaurant opened only on weekends Friday lunch and dinner Saturday lunch and dinner and Sunday lunch! Wow I,m so lucky to be fortunate enough to live in this part...More

Thank shnooty
Peter B, Owner at Potager - A Kitchen Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Shnooty Thanks for such lovely feedback. We're so glad you have discovered us! Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a family occasion ( 7 people ) and requested an outside table and then reconfirmed our reservation and table request prior to the day of arrival. When we arrived and were taken to an inside table we advised the man we specifically asked...More

Thank GoldCoastGayle
Peter B, Owner at Potager - A Kitchen Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Gayle, we're extremely sorry your experience at Potager was not consistent with our many happy diners.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely day in the country. Allow plenty of time to drive there along twisty mountain roads and to explore their garden. Excellent food with imaginative menu which features meat but also vegetarian. Loved the local clayware crockery. If you love a view request a...More

Thank Jean D
Peter B, Owner at Potager - A Kitchen Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Jean D, glad you enjoyed your time with us. Hope to see you again soon. Cheers

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a table at Potager to celebrate my husband's birthday. Although a little off the beaten track this venue proved to be a special experience for us all as restaurateurs and two rambunctious lads. The food is tasty and unpretentious especially for a 2-man...More

Thank Leesa G
Peter B, Owner at Potager - A Kitchen Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Leesa, always great to get such lovely feedback from people who work in the industry. Hope to see you again. Cheers, Pete.

Reviewed 3 July 2017

I like the idea behind Potager and the premises are beautiful. However a relaxing dining experience should not be interpreted as finding your own way to your table and waiting before receiving water and menus.Taken it was busy but that's why there are bookings to...More

Thank AustraliaJulian
Peter B, Owner at Potager - A Kitchen Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Dear Julian I am so sorry that your experience at Potager was not consistent with our usual high standards. We pride ourselves on our food and service and your feedback serves as a reminder that this needs to be 100% at all times. As you...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

Simply put, if you love great food, great wine, and enjoy special all round experiences, go to this restaurant. It is one of the best things that you will ever experience. The service and location are also 5 star.

Thank Matt H
Peter B, Owner at Potager - A Kitchen Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Matt, I'm not sure when you write such a wonderful review like this that you know how much it means to us. It really does mean so much - so thank you from all of us at Potager.

Reviewed 12 June 2017

We visited Potager on a cold wet Saturday lunchtime to celebrate our wedding anniversary. What an amazing find this was,the food and service was excellent.We will certainly be returning to try more from the interesting,varied menu.

Thank 2potties
Peter B, Owner at Potager - A Kitchen Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Dear 2potties Thanks for choosing Potager for your wedding anniversary celebration. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 11 June 2017

We have visited Potager on a number of occasions and have always been amazed. Today's lunch time was wet and dreary, but the ambience was anything but. The wood fire was on, the room was filled with warmth, great food and many happy diners. There...More

Thank petti
Peter B, Owner at Potager - A Kitchen Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Dear Petti Really great to welcome you guys again. We really appreciate the fact that you keep coming back. Thanks for the kind words and I hope your lovely daughter enjoyed her birthday celebration. Cheers from the Potager Team

Reviewed 27 May 2017

It was suggested by a friend to try out the POtager after she read a review In the Sydney weekender supplement. Not being a great follower of journalist reviews I capitulated and said Yes. I am so happy I did, it was a great day...More

Thank possum60
Peter B, Owner at Potager - A Kitchen Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Possum60, Thanks for taking the time to give us such lovely feedback. We're glad you enjoyed your time with us and that our animals provided you with some entertainment during your visit! We do hope to see you again. Cheers, the Potager Team.

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

It pays to watch the TV now and then, after watching Weekend Getaway we decided to go to Potager at Carool today and what a lovely experience. Friendly host and wait staff. My starter choice was roasted Marrow Bones - a special of the day....More

Thank harrjean
Peter B, Owner at Potager - A Kitchen Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Harrjean, Yes we were very excited to appear on Sydney Weekender so we're so glad you were watching that day and found the time to come and visit us. We really appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again soon. Cheers.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 55
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Friday
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 Carool Rd, Carool, New South Wales 2486, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Carool
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5590 7403
  • E-mail
Description
Potager is located on our small farm in the beautiful setting of Carool, just a 15 minute drive from the Gold Coast Airport. We're all about giving people great food that is primarily locally sourced. We're about providing people with a relaxed dining experience. Most importantly, we're about people enjoying themselves and having a great time.
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