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Ricks Garage

14-16 Margaret St, Palmwoods, Queensland 4555, Australia
+61 7 5445 0933
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Diner, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14-16 Margaret St, Palmwoods, Queensland 4555, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spontaneously stopped for lunch at Ricks Garage and i must say the atmosphere and food were a pleasant surprise. There are so many collectibles and interesting pieces of history to look at all while enjoy good food and a great selection of beverages. We...More

Thank mrssamanthabradley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My best descripton isn’t really fair! It’s much better and cooler than any HRC. This is the real deal! Good food, great beer and cool rock served in a restaurant/bar/garage. I can’t think of anything that could be better! Perhaps that it’s 15 460 km...More

Thank MrAsker
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a cool place for a beer and food and more it is fantastic.takes quite awhile to look at all the motoring collective,every thing about the place is very clever sitting, drinking, eating and talking in the past. The staff can not be faulted I...More

Thank akaroid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place was highly recommended by a friend and was very surprised that the place is uniquely decorated with memorabilia from the era gone by. I could actually say that the decor of this place is on par or better than planet Hollywood or Hard...More

Thank Paulette A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and atmosphere, whether its cars or bike this place is a great destination and venue for locals or visitors from interstate or overseas

Thank bernster2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic find in a small town… The servings are huge, and the food is fantastic. The kids meals are pretty big and very cheap… a great selection on the menu. Indoor and outdoor seating. Pet friendly in the garden sitting area

Thank RossB144
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ricks Garage is one of the best places I have ever been for lunch. Fantastic food, atmostphere, decor & the prices are excellent. If you are into old cars or motor bikes this is a must place to visit. Very busy lunch time but so...More

Thank mazzqa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cafe will take you straight back to the 50's. It's display 50's items & layout is gob smackingly fantastic. The meals are massive, the staff are great and the overall atmosphere is something that will stay in the memory for a long time to...More

Thank RosieLoganholme
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food the best hamburgers around Nambour. Great place to call in on a motorcycle ride for a drink and a meal.

Thank Middss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent hours under an umbrella in the warm sunshine in the nicely landscaped beer garden of this wonderful place. The cafe menu is appropriately predictable in a place where the focus is on chat and background music. Don't get me wrong though - food...More

Thank WorldAccording2Glenn
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Questions & Answers
25 March 2018|
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Response from Ben S | Reviewed this property |
Yes and 10am through to 10pm.
Carmy T
1 May 2017|
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Response from louisetasker | Reviewed this property |
You'll need to contact the diner direct.
James H
11 January 2015|
Response from Barbara C | Reviewed this property |
think you will need a new wallet with cash in after your parent remark!! bread and water for you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14-16 Margaret St, Palmwoods, Queensland 4555, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Palmwoods
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5445 0933
  • E-mail
Ricks Garage is a licensed diner in the heart of Palmwoods on the Sunshine Coast. Ricks is the place to go for the best burgers & a rockin' time!
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