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Encores at the Empire Theatre

Empire Theatre Complex 56 Neil St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
4639 6900
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (11 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Empire Theatre Complex 56 Neil St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I attended a business dinner recently at Encores at the Empire Theatre. Walking up to the main entrance (manicured lawns, theatrical lighting around the gardens and buildings) and into the restaurant bar area set the scene for a marvellous dining experience. We were a large...More

Thank MarkBattershill
encores, Owner at Encores at the Empire Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thankyou for your review. Glad you enjoyed your experience at Encores and look forward to seeing you again Mark

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at Encores. The service and food was sensational . We were a party of seventeen and they catered to our every need. Definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

4 Friends met for lunch at this place to celebrate a birthday. It proved to be as good as on previous occasions, excellent choice of food, well done and with good service.

Thank ogcodes
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went to Encores for our 25th wedding anniversary. The staff immediately made us feel comfortable and the set menu options on a Tuesday night gave us great choices. If you are looking for a place where the steak hangs off the...More

Thank Philip D
encores, Owner at Encores at the Empire Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2017

Thankyou for your review. So glad you enjoyed your anniversary dinner we look forward to seeing you again soon(not another 25 years)'.

Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

We chose to celebrate our daughter’s graduation from primary school with dinner at Encores. Right from the moment we walked in, staff were attentive and thoughtful. We needed an early booking and staff made it very easy for us to have a pre-dinner drink whilst...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a tasty lunch from the set menu. Staff were friendly but I needed to ask for a drink on my arrival. Table service was excellent. My choice was the Barra but it didn't match the description on the online menu. Couldn't taste the...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Encores has been Top of the Tree in Toowoomba for many years Never ever had a bad experience nor food that wasn't absolute perfection Table service has always been first class, never had to wait an inordinate amount of time for service Happy to make...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Went to Encores for a reunion get together. We had a set menu to choose from which consisted of 3 entrees, 3 mains and 3 sweets. The choices were all first rate and the food was very well presented and tasted superb. The staff were...More

Thank 9waynep
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Delicious meal and fine dining on a Tuesday night in Toowoomba. Set menu but 3 excellent choices in each category. Only slight concern was that wait staff bordered on overkill of their table service and banter.

Thank sulzerj
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Had hoped to dine here pre tina arena concert which was on a sunday when they were closed, went the day before and was not disappointed after being recommended to dine here! Attentive service and great food!

Thank shazza770
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Wayne B
3 February 2015|
Response from Bmgarton | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just picked this up (probably not a lot of help now!), but smart casual is the go here. Meaning jeans are ok, but you need a collared shirt, dress shoes and if winter, a sports jacket wouldn't be out of place. The... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Empire Theatre Complex 56 Neil St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Toowoomba
  • Phone Number: 4639 6900
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