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The Bearded Dragon Tavern

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Australian
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Lot 2 Tamborine Mountain Road, Tamborine, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 5543 6888
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Gold Coast
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I understand it was a busy day but they seam to have no systems in place, staff training is lacking and the food was very average. I even had one staff member say I don't know anything we are just filling in. Took over 30 mins to get a beer. Won't be back.

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Thank solosurfer
Norwich, Norfolk
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197 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice friendly pub, live music outside, really good . Good choice of beers . Smoking area if you should want it on the edge of the outside area.

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Thank jennychristine
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6 reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic service, delicious food, very family friendly. Will definitely be back again and recommend the Bearded Dragon to family and friends.

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Thank kazzaw68
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We waited 1 hour for cold eggs benny and hard poached eggs. This would have been fine but the place was empty! Only three tables occupied in the entire venue. Two stars are for the location of the venue, very pretty surrounds. Probably won't be back.

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Thank Megan K
Brisbane, Australia
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314 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This is a nice place for lunch. There is a massive outdoor area most of which is undercover and there is a stage for the awesome sunday session music. It is a little bit expensive the last time we went there but the food is good.

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Thank amazon36
Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The staff are not properly trained the meals are restaurant prices and worse than old fashioned pub standard. Recently a group of 5 of us went out for a small celebration and when seated we were given dirty plastic menus. The tables are covered in butchers paper ( I guess that means you don't have to was the table clothes... More 

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1 Thank Fiona W
Mermaid Waters
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70 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We met friends and family for lunch the food was really good there was inside and outside dining . The staff were very friendly . It was a very hot day so we sat inside if they had fans outside it would be much better. There is a small play ground to keep the kiddies amused.

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Thank Jenny J
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I have been a few times and it was bad but gave it another go high price and terrible food will not go again even if there is a new cook

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Thank Loren R
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Stopped into this pub on the way home from exploring Cedar Creek Falls with a few friends, as we had heard good things about this hotel. Upon arrival got a very rude vibe from the staff, after looking through the menu and realising how ridiculously expensive it was for a pub in the middle of no where. We decided to... More 

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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Had dinner there as we stayed at the hotel. $29 for a chicken parma is a bit on the high side for a pub meal. It was well cooked but light on the topping side for my liking and price charged. The bar is cash only, they do have an atm on site. It seems the cash only thing is... More 

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Thank Luke K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lot 2 Tamborine Mountain Road, Tamborine, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Tamborine
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5543 6888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?