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Gambaro

33 Caxton St | Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3369 9500
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (125 reviews)
“mud crab” (24 reviews)
“prawns” (38 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
33 Caxton St | Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 517 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had heard a lot about this restuarant, Food was spectacular. You do need to book, Although we had a credit for dinner, it was still very expensive, but as a special treat very nice.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Geoffwern
Gambaro G, Public Relations Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Geoffwern, Thank you for dining with us and thank you for taking the time to give us such a kind review. We are pleased to hear your food was spectacular and you enjoyed your Gambaro experience. We hope to see you again soon. Sincerely,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great, service was ordinary. If there is an issue, better off not offering anything rather than a $9.00 bottle of wine from the minibar. Owned by the same business but eat across the road at Black Hide.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank marty336
Gambaro G, Public Relations Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear marty336, Thank you for dining at Gambaro Seafood Restaurant and leaving your review. We are very pleased that the food was up to both of our high standards. It greatly disappoints us that you were not satisfied with your service experience. Please be assured...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dinner for 2 – 1 doz oysters shared, 1 Atlantic Salmon, 1 baked fish, 1 pumpkin side, 2 creme brulee, 1 bottle wine. Cost $248.50. Baked fish was very very salty, cook (could not be called a chef) said that was from olive sauce which...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Maleny44
Gambaro G, Public Relations Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Maleny44, Thank you for dining at Gambaro Seafood Restaurant and leaving your review. It greatly disappoints us that you were not satisfied with your dining experience. Please be assured we take this matter very seriously, and have passed your comments on to our restaurant...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

very small meal over priced seafood for 2 was really for one i wouldn't eat here again do else whereMore

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank debor967
Gambaro G, Public Relations Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Deborah, Thank you for dining at Gambaro Seafood Restaurant and leaving your review. It greatly disappoints us that you were not satisfied with your dining experience. Please be assured we take this matter very seriously, and have passed your comments on to our restaurant...More

Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Each year we visit Gambaros for my elderly mothers birthday. NEVER AGAIN!! The food is average at best. My husband and I ordered the snapper and salmon both grilled and both over cooked!! How can a renowned “seafood restaurant” over cook fish?? After a poor...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank traceycD6321RB
Gambaro G, Public Relations Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2018

Dear traceycD6321RB, Thank you for dining at Gambaro Seafood Restaurant and leaving your review. It greatly disappoints us that you were not satisfied with your dining experience, and that the location of your payment was not communicated to the maître d’. Please be assured we...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Went on a monday Always risky for a seafood restaurant but it did not disappoint Had the michaels special barramundi with parmesan and panko crust, delicious moist flesh. No muddy flavour The grilled bugs were tasty and delicious . 2 large bugs , halved as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mamfoodie
Gambaro G, Public Relations Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Dear Mamfoodie, Thank you for Dining with us, and thank you for your kind words. We will pass your compliments - and your feedback - on to the Chef, the kitchen and the restaurant staff. We hope to see you again soon. May we also...More

Reviewed 20 October 2018

This is a favorite of our friends so we took them to dinner and it was very very good. The service was great the food even better. We had a lovely Savignon Blanc and all of us had various seafood dishes. Shrimp, catch of the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DaleRachmeler
Gambaro G, Public Relations Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Dear Dale, Thank you for Dining with us, and thank you for your incredibly kind review. We will pass your compliments on to the Chef, the kitchen and the restaurant staff. We hope to see you again soon. May we also recommend you try our...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

On my recommendation my family invited some 14 friends for dinner at Persone Italian Restaurant at the W Hotel in Brisbane. From the welcoming to the very end they found the staff service to be extraordinary. The set meal aside from the above-average size was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Trip826512
Gambaro G, Public Relations Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Dear Sarosh, Thank you for dining with us at Persone, and thank you for the extremely kind review. We are very glad that you enjoyed your Persone experience and will pass your compliments on to the restaurant and kitchen staff. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018

Commenced the evening by being told their carpark was full and no room for dinner guests. Inconvenient when dining with elderly parents. Service and staff were amazing. The decor and ambience delightful. The food however......menu was somewhat unimaginative, boring and certainly didn't reflect the prices...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mooseygirl1970
Gambaro G, Public Relations Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Mooseygirl, Thank you for dining at Gambaro Seafood Restaurant and leaving your review. We have passed your compliments on to the staff, and please be assured the chef and restaurant manager have received your feedback. Being close to the CBD, unfortunately our car parking...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

I celebrated my birthday here yesterday at lunch with my husband - the food was delicious - we shared the hot crumbed seafood plate and steamed green vegetables and the tomato cheese and onion salad with balsamic - so delicious - we then have gelati...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DarTravelbug
Gambaro G, Public Relations Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Dear DarTravelbug, Thank you very much for your kind words and review, it was our pleasure! We hope to see you in the restaurant again soon! If you're a fan of Italian food, may we also recommend our new sister restaurant - Persone in the...More

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tricia j
12 December 2016|
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Response from Gambaro G | Property representative |
Dear Tricia J, From 3 January 2017, Gambaro Seafood Restaurant will be BYO every Monday evenings. Bring your best bottles. Kindest regards. Thierry T
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Kerri-Leelee M
11 May 2015|
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Response from GambaroBrisbane | Property representative |
Hi, No there is no dress code, but smart casual is recommended. Regards, Gambaro Management.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 11:30 am
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Caxton St | Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3369 9500
  • E-mail
Description
Winner of Best Seafood Restaurant in the 2014 QLD Restaurant and Catering Awards for Excellence.
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