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The Lake Brewhouse

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2 / 235 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast, Queensland 4227, Australia
+61 7 5593 3045
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“wings” (6 reviews)
“poutine” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Brew Pub, Bar, Australian, Canadian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2 / 235 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast, Queensland 4227, Australia
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I went for a meal with my sister and our respective children as she had recommended this place. The service was polite and prompt. We were seated outside on the veranda. This had a lovely view over the lake. The food was nice. The children's...More

1  Thank Ginges_revenge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always love coming here. It’s so relaxing and enjoyable. Great staffs and awesome food and extremely reasonable prices. Owner are always friendly and nice. This is my regular hang out place.

Thank Johnson47
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We popped in here for a couple of drinks but only ended up having one. No real atmosphere in this place and service was slow. The beer was borderline flat and rubbish - this place clearly isn't a brewhouse.

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Went for a quick lunch a couple of Sundays ago. Order was simple, fish and chips and a chicken burger. After 55 minutes and having asked several times, my chicken burger finally arrived but no sign of fish and chips. Another 10 minutes later and...More

Thank LM1707
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Have been going here every few months for awhile. The beer is great but the food isn't as good as it used to be. Both wings and chips have changed substantially. Nice spot looking over the lake but I wouldn't go here for anything but...More

Thank Nnlbndll
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Quality beer with good food and cheap wings on a tuesday with about 8 different flavours. Popular with uni students on wings night

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love this place, the service is always great and the people are friendly. I love the family atmosphere however, the wing recipe has changed and for some reason cumin seeds and other spices have been added and they have ruined them. The wings...More

Thank theveryhungydiner
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Thanks Geoff the chef,Jeremy and the team for a lovely anniversary dinner. The service was excellent and they even went all out with the tablecloth and flowers, we had the trio of tapas, fish in Lemon sauce and finished with the cheesecake and chocolate lava...More

Thank Gailglas
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Lake Brewhouse under the new management of Maître d', Ken is superb. With a new cultured and specialty menu The Lake Brewhouse brings a fresh new experience to dining in the Varsity Central precinct. Exquisite food, brekky, very reasonable prices, happy hour, half price...More

Thank yvonnec468
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We were a regular a while ago when it was called Lake Restaurant and even that place started good and ended up terrible. We visited for lunch noting it was a different establishment, just myself & hubby and we were thrilled with the service and...More

Thank MicRay2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 7 - USD 25
Brew Pub, Bar, Australian, Canadian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 / 235 Varsity Parade, Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast, Queensland 4227, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Varsity Lakes
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5593 3045
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