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Pizza, Bar, Australian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The surf club is a pleasant and friendly place for a drink or dinner. Service is friendly. Food was average - nothing to write home about. Standard pub fare.

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to eat, such friendly, helpful staff from the minute you enter. A good menu selection and everything we had over a few nights was excellent. Definitely recommend

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 12 November 2021 via mobile

Great little place to visit good value meals great prawns and salad Very good pricing and nice atmosphere a must visit for a good value lunch or dinner

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 10 October 2021 via mobile

Great location, great pizza’s! Terry was extremely helpful and friendly. I would highly recommend the Surf club to everyone visiting Palm Cove.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 5 October 2021 via mobile

Stopped past for late lunch on the way through from cairns to port D. Pub meals but fairly good. I enjoyed my Arancini. Service was good and quick. Sitting outside on a deck area with beach outlook. Good location.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 24 September 2021

I've never written a review on trip advisor before but the steak was so tender and perfectly cooked. Great service too.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 7 September 2021

The Palm Cove Surf Club is the place to go to experience great old fashioned friendliness in an atmosphere with “normal “ people, some of us are even LOCALS!!!! We won’t try to impress anyone with our Lamborghini key rings on the bar…… The meals...are “fair dinkum” scrumptious, at a price that won’t force you to sleep on the beach, or in your car….Have a flutter on the pokies with a cool drink…….Catch the footy on a big screen, and watch the smiles on the faces of Eugene and Terry as they “bend over backwards “ to attend to your every wish……this place ROCKS…….and remember that every $$$$$$ you spend here helps to SAVE LIVES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 2 August 2021

The Surf Clib offers good selection of pub/club food in a casual, non-pretensious atmosphere at a very reasonable price. Good for a break from the fine dining offered at Palm Cove's up market locations.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 28 July 2021

Cheap lunches nothing fantastic but a nice place for a quick lunch and a beer . Friendly staff and good water views.

Date of visit: July 2021
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The Surf Club Palm Cove, General Manager at The Surf Club Palm Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2021

Thank you for supporting Surf Life Saving. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 24 July 2021 via mobile

Had a surprisingly nice meal here. Had the salmon, on bed of mash, and they have Guinness on tap, which I rate. Very nice meal.

Date of visit: June 2021
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The Surf Club Palm Cove, Marketing at The Surf Club Palm Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2021

Thank you for your support. We hope to see you again soon.

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176aleca
25 February 2021|
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Response from SurfClubPalmCove | Property representative |
From Monday 1st March 2021 it is $10 and this membership will be valid until 30th June 2022. So it is great value. Hope to see you soon
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176aleca
25 February 2021|
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Response from Graham S | Reviewed this property |
Only way to go is DIRECT to Club. I was just a passing tourist so Membership not an issue. Seemed open to the walk-in Public.
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kerryo435
8 July 2018|
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Response from efc76 | Reviewed this property |
No up the Rd at almond joint bar
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Surf Club Palm Cove

Yes, The Surf Club Palm Cove offers takeaway services.

The Surf Club Palm Cove is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4