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The Avenue

3-15 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5592 1678
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (9 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
“schnitzel” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3-15 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ate pizza and drank cocktails 🍹 - nice atmosphere on a Saturday night - then the club started and people began to hit the dance floor. Nice atmosphere and staff - I'm definitely going back ..

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 2 days ago

we had a Friday night dinner here. It was hit and miss on the meals. One pizza a bit meh.... One burger meal yum. Two kids meals - chicken nuggets, good quality - kids pizza eewwhh. Maybe the advice should be avoid the pizzas! Enjoyed...More

Thank McCabe_FamilyTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the website it looks like a nice place. However, I can't say that the food was good. and some of the staff members weren't that nice either, rude actually. It took a long time before they served us. They were just standing and talking...More

Thank K3648PUchris
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great night the BACKROOM Wednesday night comedy show and at night live bands pizzas are great and $5 plates between 3 and 5pm

Thank Mark N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Told it was the best pork belly...hmmm, it was dry and not very pleasant. atmosphere good, cocktail was very weak in alcohol content. Husband had special of the day...nothing special!

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Espresso martinis were great. Food was delicious and arrived quickly. And we had prompt and lovely service from a waitress. Only issue was a soggy pizza which was handled great by staff

Thank sasha371
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The Avenue is a very good looking restaurant from both the inside and out. The staff are very friendly and accommodating and the food is nice. I would recommend giving this place a try.

Thank Josh T
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Went there on one of the stand up comedy nights and had a great time. The place was very full, so definitely book a table before going there. They have great food with variety of salads, burguers and beers. It's in the center of surfers,...More

Thank Marjorie M
Michael R, Manager at The Avenue, responded to this review

Hi Marjorie and thanks for your 5 star rating. Comedy night is always full, so make sure you remember to book, it is a lot of fun. Cheers

Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Every day there is a different meal special. We ate on Wednesday so got the rump steak for $18 - great value considering the portion and quality. Wednesday nights also have stand up comedy - usually to a full house. If you want a table,...More

Thank The Yum L
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Staff were great and the food was delicious. The oysters were to die for and the steak was perfect. Would highly recommend.

Thank Janice K
Michael R, Manager at The Avenue, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star review. So pleased you enjoyed your experience at The Avenue and we hope to see you again soon. Cheers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 25
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
11:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-15 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5592 1678
The Avenue has been a Gold Coast Icon since 1984 it is the heart of Surfers Paradise entertainment.
This ever changing venue is not only famous for its nightlife, it also hosts the best local bands and International acts. Catch all major sports events streaming live on 16 large screens and be captivated by our progressive DJ's transporting you into the early hours.
The Avenue also offers a unique dining experience which combines entertainment, music and the sights of Surfers Paradise life on show.
The Avenue is the heart of the city where people love to meet.
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