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Southport Surf Lifesaving Club

Macarthur Parade | Main Beach, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5665 3900
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood basket” (13 reviews)
“nachos” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Bar, Healthy, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
Macarthur Parade | Main Beach, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Southport Surf Lifesaving Club
1. Highly Recommended
"The view, atmosphere and quality of food was more than expected."
alexpi2018
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2. Great Club, Friendly Staff!
"Excellent lunch here. Great food, great beach views, good drinks!"
Martina B
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3. Best spot on the Gold Coast
"What s spectacular place for a restaurant."
Karen_sessa
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1 - 10 of 698 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Firstly visited for lunch and had a great experience. I ordered the seafood pasta which was delicious. My wife enjoyed the salt/pepper squid. Prompt friendly service. After going into surfers for dinner and wandering aimlessly, we decided to head back to the surf club for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Paul W
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We had a big family breakfast here following a wedding the previous day. The club was fantastic! We had extra people show up and they were very accommodating in keeping spare tables free nearby the reserved ones. The food was great! Everything was reasonably priced...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kiralee006546
SouthportSurfClub, General Manager at Southport Surf Lifesaving Club, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

That is one of our best Reviews to date - thank you from all of us.

Reviewed 3 days ago

The club is right on the beach and has awesome views of the ocean. Food is great value and meals are good. If you are a member they are also cheaper, same for drinks. Can get busy so sometimes you need to book a table....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank madamdiver
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are staying in the area you should consider joining as a member. It is only $10 and gives you access to cheaper drinks and food specials. I have dined here 2 times this week, and while the club won’t win any awards for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ourfamilytraveldiary
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful views with open floor to ceiling windows, located right on the beach. Food has always been fantastic regardless if eating breakfast, lunch or dinner. Supporter membership pays for itself ($10) the first time you use it. We took advantage of 'buy one get one...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank arrogantchick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed a few visits to the Southport LSC. The venue is vibes and bustling with a great menu selection! The staff are on the ball and it’s great for groups, celebrations and families. The food has always been served beautifully with good portion sizes...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank roadtripwithkaren
SouthportSurfClub, General Manager at Southport Surf Lifesaving Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such a great review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lunch for 4 people mid week. What a surprise. Food not fancy but great menu and delicious. Our 2 elderly guests ordered the Creamy Garlic Prawns which they finished short of licking the bowl. Another guest had the Surf & Turf saying it was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Debbie S
SouthportSurfClub, General Manager at Southport Surf Lifesaving Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

WOW - now that's a great review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

frequently visited the club when staying at Main Beach for the recent pan pacific games and could not fault the food,prices & service we received over the 12 days we were there. Staff in particular where very friendly and helpful. Would not hesitate to return

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JJ25031952
SouthportSurfClub, General Manager at Southport Surf Lifesaving Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We certainly appreciate the kind feedback. Best Regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The seniors menu at $15 was good value. There were four of us, sausages and mash tasted great but a bit basic, carbonara was delicious and plentiful, schnitzel good value but the fisherman’s basket was disappointing both in quantity and presentation. The venue was busy...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kirklees
SouthportSurfClub, General Manager at Southport Surf Lifesaving Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you and that's great feedback. We hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We selected this club to celebrate my daughters birthday today. The other members at the table ordered “snacks” type meals which were acceptable, but I ordered the “pale ale battered flathead” from the daily specials board. What a disappointment. I had 3 small pieces of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Pioneer66154275306
SouthportSurfClub, General Manager at Southport Surf Lifesaving Club, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the feedback. The pale ale Flathead was the same size portion we served to everyone who ordered it yesterday, we sold about 18 portions with no complaints. The salad dressing is the same that we use for all our house salads &...More

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debdavies57
3 March 2017|
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Response from SouthportSurfClub | Property representative |
Hi and thank you for your question, smart casual if fine. Shorts are ok. Open shoes no problem. No torn or ripped clothing. See you soon.
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Muzza52
28 March 2016|
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Response from SouthportSurfClub | Property representative |
Yes you can
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 25
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macarthur Parade | Main Beach, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Main Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5665 3900
  • E-mail
Description
We are located on the northern end of the beautiful Gold Coast, our iconic surf lifesaving club is located in Main Beach and overlooks the Pacific Ocean. With huge glass sliding windows and breath taking views we offer dining, bar, gaming and functions. Breakfast is served from 8:00 am daily then followed with all day dining. Come and see why we are one of Queenlands best surf lifesaving clubs
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