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The Cardamom Pod

U 1 2685 Gold Coast Hwy | Queensland, Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
+61 452 218 108
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“kofta” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
U 1 2685 Gold Coast Hwy | Queensland, Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had lunch here two days and it was delicious. Prices are okay and it is a cosy place to sit. (Note: It is better to sit inside because of the airco and because birds eat your plate at the terrace.)

Thank ElineVP
Reviewed 5 days ago

Was very exited to go here after reading reviews, was xpecting much more. Bay Marie salads and sloppy looking mains. Had the Shepard’s pie and curry. Slop, salty tasteless barely (taking a risk there) warm slop can’t call that curry yuk yuk and salads weren’t...More

Thank Alex C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like it, but just can't go back again. This place is a stone's throw from home, we like it. But we're bored of it, nearly 15 months and still exactly the same baymarie food. Guys, time for a change and some more repitoire to your...More

Thank Neal K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, friendly staff. A little overpriced for what it is but otherwise nice. More a cafe than restuarant so don't expect table service!! Blackboard menu was extensive. We did not realize it is BYO and does not serve alcohol. Fruit juice options were very...More

Thank Octaganol
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife & I only ordered as Takeaway on this occasion. We ordered the Lentil shepherds pie. Which my wife found had way too much salt in the meal to be enjoyable. However she also ordered a turmeric latte, which she really enjoyed.

Thank Pejola6772
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful vegetarian and vegan food served smorgasbord style. We loved the tofu and tempeh salads - gorgeous dressings, and South Indian curry. The drinks were amazing! Lime mocktail was an absolute winner! Best tip for a hot day. Atmosphere is great too, with lots of...More

Thank juliact01
Reviewed 2 November 2017

not the food and service of the old restaurant, grubby and untidy inside and out and food not as impressive as it used to be and overpriced, needs a makeover

Thank roy h
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Enjoyed a delicious healthy breakfast here and loved the presentation of the food and the venue - made a special occasion even more special!

Thank Sandy T
Reviewed 20 October 2017

It is a treat to a vegan heart. Delicious non pretentious food served in a casual style. The only suggestion I would have is to the management: Staff could be a little more friendly. But that really didn't take away from the fabulous meal. Good...More

Thank eternalf00die
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I’ve been visiting for years since it first opened in Broadbeach. The food is the best vego feed you will find on the coast - so good!! The tofu salad and desserts are amazing. I’ve taken plenty of non-vegetarian friends who have loved the food...More

Thank Natalie D
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Questions & Answers
31 March 2017|
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Response from Sean P | Property representative |
Yes downstairs and also accross the road at the oasis shopping centre under Woolworths gives 3hrs free parking till 9pm🌸
15 December 2016|
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Response from Amexreviewer | Reviewed this property |
Phone them up and ask. Cheers
19 July 2016|
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Response from Walter C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can byo and enjoy some high quality vegetarian cuisine. Chardonnays and lighter reds compliment their food rather well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 1 2685 Gold Coast Hwy | Queensland, Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Broadbeach
  • Phone Number: +61 452 218 108
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