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Castro's Bar & Restaurant

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Cnr Beach Rd & Frank Streets, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
+61 7 5471 7555
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (41 reviews)
“steak” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cnr Beach Rd & Frank Streets, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
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1 - 10 of 319 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Great pizzas, fantastic entrees and terrific service. Dined here with friends late June for a birthday dinner. The restaurant was packed mid-week with a lively and vibrant atmosphere. Friendly service from all staff and the sparklers were a lovely touch on the dessert !

Thank Monteforae
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have been holidaying in Coolum for 13 years and Castros is our must visit Restaurant. We dined there last night, restaurant had another booking for 45 people plus other diners. As alway our drinks came out quickly followed closely by an amazing scallops with...More

Thank susan h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Returned to Coolum for a couple of nights this week. We have great memories of Castro's and decided to treat ourselves to a nice meal again. We were not disappointed with our experience. A Confit of duck and pasta dish were our selection and both...More

Thank PJS1958
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good range of pizzas and pastas, always crowded so best to book. Close to most accommodation and the beach so has a good holiday atmosphere. The duck pizza is one of the best in town.

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Coolum for only 5 nights and for 3 of those nights we had take-away from Castro's - it was so good. The service is very friendly and very quick turnaround for take-away. Like others, we had thought it was a Cuban restaurant...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

This place is a cut above your normal local pizza place, really fresh tasty food and friendly efficient service that makes you feel right at home. Casual atmosphere , good for couples families , everyone really.

Thank MandyandChris13
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Much of the seating was reserved when we walked in but they found a couple options for us to choose from. We both went with the roast dinner special. It was amazing! The piece of meat I had did have a large amount of fat...More

Thank kbulney
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The owner Chief are always happy to see you. The waiters are helpful and super fast. Stunning Italian food with specials every day of the week. Sitting outside under cover in the winter still provide ampul heat. Be sure to book as it is a...More

Thank A N
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We walked past and thought this restaurant looked homely and with great food. We weren't disappointed. O ur meals were delivered quickly (great for kids) and was delicious. Lamb shanks were a highlight.

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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

A group of 10 of us turned up on a Tuesday night & weren't disappointed. We ordered a large selection of pizzas & they were magnificent. As an added bonus, the wine was sold at bottle shop prices, a saving of 50%. This pizza restaurant...More

Thank Paul R
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christine r
21 September 2015|
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Response from CMKEX | Reviewed this property |
Yep - good Ozzie versions of Italian. They do a really good seafood pasta and a seafood risotto.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Beach Rd & Frank Streets, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Coolum Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5471 7555
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