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French Lantern Cafe

$$ - $$$French, Cafe,
340 Hope Island Rd | Ste 9A, Hope Island, Gold Coast, Queensland 4212, Australia
+61 7 5530 1328
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“chowder” (2 reviews)
“creme brulee” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Cafe, Australian, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
340 Hope Island Rd | Ste 9A, Hope Island, Gold Coast, Queensland 4212, Australia
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

We had a yummy dinner, it is now Schnitzel Haus and my pork Schnitzel was delicious the sauce was so good I asked for seconds....

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Ali25765
Reviewed 5 November 2017

The cafe is open a few nights a week and has a menu specialising in schnitzel, chicken and pork, very tender and a great range of styles. The meals are huge, served with a side of vegetables and very good value for money. You can...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank GClife
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Everything about this place is charming and todays chowder was excellent. Have been here twice now and enjoyed everything each time. We did however need to take the champagne bottle we brought to the counter to request it be opened and glasses provided. We did...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank metamorphosis3
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We booked in advance for a high tea for 6. We all thoroughly enjoyed both the ambiance and the food! Very nice tea, as well! Included in the price ($39) was our coffee of choice plus as much tea as we wanted! We all felt...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank AnnieJuly
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Best French Baguette I've ever eaten, so fresh and always delicious, good strong coffee and the Welsh Chef is always polite and courteous, will be telling my friends and family to check out this hidden gem

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank LauraButton83
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Ignored from the moment we walked in. Had to collect our own menus. Food when it came was incorrect and no apology made for it or offer to fix it. No cutlery or table water delivered til requested. Plates when collected were scraped of food...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank 133salliev
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We were gifted a voucher for high tea and it was great, very tasty and plenty of food. Service was also very good.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank MickClarke66
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I have had several lunches here now and each one has been great. Very tasty food. The lemon crusted barramundi is amazing! Lovely staff, always happy and friendly.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank 931cassies
Reviewed 24 June 2017

This café has great décor, food and service. We had morning tea which was delicious, nicely presented with friendly service. The china was lovely too. I have had breakfast there on a previous occasion which was also great. The lunch menu sounded great, I'd love...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank knelly45
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Visited for High Tea for a friend's 40th Bday. A sectioned off room was set up beautifully with antique tableware etc. Great spot to an an intimate event - not noisy! Staff were very friendly & accomodating. Definitely a low-key, casual cafe. No need to...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Kookygal2006
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 Hope Island Rd | Ste 9A, Hope Island, Gold Coast, Queensland 4212, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Hope Island
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5530 1328
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