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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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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (37 reviews)
“steak” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cnr Beach Rd & Frank Streets, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Good menu, tasty food and reasonably priced. Walking distance from our accommodation. Would recommend to others.

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I make a point of going to Castro's at least once, every time I'm in Coolum Beach. I love the food and the Cocktails are to-die-for ! I've always found the staff to be friendly and efficient. It's a very popular bar and restaurant so...More

Thank Wendy J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It might struggle to overlook the sea but in every other way this is a great place to eat in Coolum. The menu is diverse with stunning pizzas, great salads and lots of great choices. The indoor outdoor options are great and the overall decor...More

Thank kenz56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered pizza for 4 people came out cold . Could see the restaurant was busy and under staffed .. We didn't even finish our food it was cold and noone came over to ask why ?? Bar guy was so good at talking with people...More

Thank Jody W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rude surly staff, terrible food greasy chip smelll. Went as 4 for friends birthday. He Asked to move tables and after lots of sighs and stern looks they agreed even though place half empty on a Saturday night. As locals we expect better food and...More

1  Thank Nomads59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Calamari, oysters, duck and lamb shanks. All great nice big serves Service was good and staff checked we were happy with every dish. No dessert too full.

Thank Alister L
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Not for me . Overpriced and not great quality. What more can I say. Eat at home. Out of this out of that , here is something we prepared earlier. Cmon really ?

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Stayed in Coolum for 2 nights We ate in town the first night and friends told us about Castro's on the back street The recommendation was perfect The restaurant is one of the best we have been to...great food, friendly service and wonderful drinks We...More

1  Thank Frankly-speaking100
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We found Castro's mediocre. The reviews were good unfortunately it did not live up to them on the night. The major problem was 2 people ordered the Special - pork belly. It was so salty to make it inedible the salt had actually infused the...More

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Mainly Italian influenced menu. Visited twice, superb food standard and efficient, friendly delivery by staff. Steak cooked perfectly, scallops and salmon cooked perfectly, pork belly, top end pizza variations and superb mouth watering deserts. Like red wine? Try the fruity Black Shiraz. Avoid the Irish...More

Thank Sean W
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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
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, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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