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The Surf Club Palm Cove

$$ - $$$Pizza, ,
135 Williams Esplanade | 4879, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 7 4059 1244
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Pizza, Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
135 Williams Esplanade | 4879, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a couple of nice dinners at the Surf Club. Good variety and quality of food. Location adjacent to the beach lovely Well worth having a meal at the Surf Club.

1  Thank Chris255325
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently held my husband’s 60th birthday party in the new reception rooms upstairs Right from the first visit last October to book the event we were so impressed Very modern amenities full bar available great meal choices and Monique the event manager was very professional...More

Thank Denise G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meals at the surf club have not varied since the last time we visited in 2016 and that is a good thing. It is typical "pub" food at a reasonable price, and a few dollars per serve cheaper than the restaurants that dot the...More

1  Thank seachanged
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a local in palm cove over the last 4 years we have gone to the surf club many times and i can truthfully say that the meal i just ate, was ridiculous i could count the number of chips on my plate (under ten)...More

Thank lawrencemichaelj68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the noise inside was deafening Food was typical club fare nothing out of the ordinary , but the price reflected that

Thank johntoddl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently rebuilt the facility is quite good. The menu for dinner is quite basic with perhaps too much emphasis on pizza, fried food and chips with each meal. The food however is nice with Inside and outside seating. Prices a little higher than expected in...More

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reasonably priced, meals came out quickly and were very large (i.e. parmiagana). Club is located on beach front. It can be crowd so not the place if you are looking for an intimate dinner.

1  Thank LocalTravelTips
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible experience. Originally didn’t get the correct meal that I ordered. Once I finally got my correct meal it still was horrible it said it came with a side of aioli and it was not on my plate. Asked the waitress she said it’s mixed...More

Thank Laura K
MoniqueB3013, Marketing Manager at The Surf Club Palm Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Laura I am so sorry to hear you did not have a good experience. So we can improve, could you let me know what dish you had and also if you know who served you? My contact email is events@surfclubpalmcove.com.au if you prefer to...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Do yourself a favour and visit this place. We had the chilli squid and grilled barramundi for lunch and it topped all of the other flashy restaraunts. Great value for money. We will be back

Thank Kristruby
MoniqueB3013, Marketing Manager at The Surf Club Palm Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review! See you again soon :)

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Arriving in Palm Cove around 1.00pm our first visit for 7 of us was lunch on our first day. Reasonable food at reasonable prices and nice and convenient to the Hotel. Good burgers and nacho's. Our second lunch 2 days later the food was still...More

Thank BernieBlair
MoniqueB3013, Marketing Manager at The Surf Club Palm Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Bernie Thank you for your feedback. I will pass this feedback on to our Chef.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Williams Esplanade | 4879, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Palm Cove
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4059 1244
  • E-mail
Casual, family friendly dining in the heart of Palm Cove Whether you are after lunch, dinner, or even a venue for your next event, the Surf Club Palm Cove is sure to meet your needs and tantalise your senses. Relax and enjoy the beauty of the tropics on our outside deck overlooking Palm Cove beach and Double Island, or sit back in the fully-air-conditioned inside dining room, gaming area and bar. We pride ourselves on being family friendly and affordable and offer $17.50 daily specials as well as $4.75 kids meals between the hours of 5-6pm – we will even include a free icy pole and drink to keep the little ones happy! As the supporter’s club of the Palm Cove Surf Lifesaving Club, you will also be helping to save lives and fund the great work our surf life savers undertake each time you visit. We look forward to seeing you soon!
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