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Alfresco Italian Restaurant

3018 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Corner Hamilton Ave & Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5538 9333
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (130 reviews)
“napoli sauce” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3018 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Corner Hamilton Ave & Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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1 - 10 of 908 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Best Italian we have eaten for a while, they easily catered for around 40 people in our party without disrupting the the rest of the restaurant.

Thank jrnewson
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great super friendly service with food to surpass the great service!! Seriously considering moving here from Sydney!! We'll be back for sure!!!

Thank advisorDaz
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nothing to fault here! Friendly & speedy service & authentic Italian food. The pizza was divine, with a thin base how I like it! I had the seafood ragu, which was full of flavor and absolutely worth every cent! Kids LOVED the Nutella pizza! Will...More

Thank AmberW2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just normal run of the mill Italian , don’t get too excited by the reviews , the pizza and pasta we had was just average , nothing exciting with youngsters cooking in the kitchen , have had way better Italian than here .....

Thank Wesley W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been to the Gold Coast a few times we have always failed to find a reasonable Italian restaurant that did not feel touristy. Based on reviews we thought we'd give Alfresco a go. We were settled in quickly and while the tables were a...More

Thank whitie67
raff747, General Manager at Alfresco Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for the 5 star rating ! Great to hear you enjoyed our bugs and seafood ragu. We are a family business and pride ourselves on giving personalised service as opposed to the standard tourist service that lacks heart and soul. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic food and friendly staff! Great family friendly restaurant to eat at! We stayed 11 days in Surfers Paradise and came to this restaurant 3 times we were so impressed! As there was 6 of us, we all tried a bit of everything. Entrees, pizza,...More

Thank Jessica C
raff747, General Manager at Alfresco Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming in 3 times on your stay ! Great to hear you enjoyed the diversity of our menu. Ciao and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly staff & an excellent variety on the menu. Our meals were all amazing. And even though it was so busy, we ordered when we wanted too and the meals were brought to us in a reasonable amount of time. A perfect experience.

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wanted an Italian meal and picked this from the reviews. Glad we did. The oysters were great, but the mussels in tomato sauce with wine were to die for. Next time I am having that as a main. We both had spotless bowls after we...More

1  Thank Business_ClassLondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner on Sunday arrived at 530pm the staff and fast and efficient with seating us and taking our entree order. We ordered crumbed camebert with a plum sauce, the pizza special which was called the "rocky" and the calamari OMG so flavoursome. Pastas...More

Thank Barbara D
raff747, General Manager at Alfresco Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for all the positive feedback regarding the service and the food, we really do go out of our way to ensure everyone has a good time. Thanks for the feedback regarding drinks, we will work on having them out quicker. Ciao & thanks again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Anyone wanting great service, amazing food at very reasonable prices then this is the place to go. The staff made us feel welcome straight away and the food was amazing! We ate here 2 nights in a row and had the most amazing pasta dishes...More

Thank Chloe R
raff747, General Manager at Alfresco Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your great feedback, being a family run business for over 30 years we really do make a huge effort to ensure our guests have a great, casual, fun dining experience. Happy Honeymoon ! Ciao

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ToniJB
21 November 2016|
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Response from raff747 | Property representative |
Hi, We are closed Christmas Day and New Years Eve. We are open every other day from 5pm. Ciao Alfresco
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Sue F
5 November 2016|
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Response from raff747 | Property representative |
Hi, We are BYO wine only. $3.50 corkage per person drinking thier own wine and we usually deduct the corkage if you consume alcohol from us as well. Regards.
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kleighton99
3 April 2016|
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Response from Rick P | Reviewed this property |
We were there less than 2hrs, so we didn't worry about it. It wasn't a factor in us choosing to eat there. The 4G signal is very good, so wi-fi isn't a deal-breaker.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 38
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3018 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Corner Hamilton Ave & Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5538 9333
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