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Embassy XO

1st Floor Cnr Duke & Bryan Sts | Upstairs From XO Cellars, Sunshine Beach, Noosa, Queensland QLD 4567, Australia
+61 7 5455 4460
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“dumplings” (31 reviews)
“pork sandwich” (11 reviews)
“seafood banquet” (10 reviews)
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Wine Bar, Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1st Floor Cnr Duke & Bryan Sts | Upstairs From XO Cellars, Sunshine Beach, Noosa, Queensland QLD 4567, Australia
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1 - 10 of 427 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our one regret is that we found this restaurant so late in our holiday, dining here for our last evening. From start to finish every aspect was perfect. We chose the Thursday menu to share and then added an extra dessert only because it sounded...More

1  Thank Sharpe26
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Every time we visit the Sunshine Coast we lunch at Embassy XO - in fact we manufacture reasons to visit the Sunshine Coast just to go to Embassy XO. The little dumplings were as refined and innovative as ever but seem to have got smaller....More

Thank Claude G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good location. Staff were attentive and welcoming without being fussy. Excellent service! The yum cha banquet lunch menu was a real treat. Perfect sized portions and a real dining experience. Fantastic menu to work through. We really enjoyed it. Very pleased with the price...More

2  Thank Veena33
512foodlover, Owner at Embassy XO, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Veena. Glad you enjoyed and we hope you can make it back soon. Our new dinner menu is getting great feedback too... Cheers XO

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surprising find on Sunrise Beach. We had the set meal and shared between two of us. One of the finest Chinese / Asian restaurants we have eaten at.

2  Thank Bernard B
512foodlover, Owner at Embassy XO, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Bernard for the compliment. We look forward to welcoming you back. Cheers XO

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every year we head to Noosa and every year we have one dinner with friends at XO. This year the food was still nice but they changed the set up. No moody lights anymore, ceiling lights on full like in a supermarket and the staff...More

Thank Karin J
512foodlover, Owner at Embassy XO, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Karin. So glad you visited us again and enjoyed the food. I'm sorry but we had a problem with the dimming system on our lights upon switching to LED. As a responsible business we want to save energy and had to wait on parts...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Friendly welcoming staff. Restaurant has nice ambiance and a window seat means you can watch the outside activities. Good range of food on the menu. Fresh seafood to choose from. Service excellent. Food well cooked and well presented. Food fresh and local. Great flavours. Large...More

2  Thank GingerRose63
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

First visit tonight and we were not disappointed. We received an unexpected little amuse bouche folled by our entrees: oysters with gin & tonic dressing and scallops with wasabi pea puree. Both very very tasty! Great start to the evening. Our mains followed with smoked...More

2  Thank Susanne H
512foodlover, Owner at Embassy XO, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thanks for the feedback Susanne. A lot of work has gone into our award winning wine list and the Pinot you won't find anywhere else. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Cheers XO

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Have not been for awhile but returned to celebrate our 45th wedding anniversary. Still the same, good food, good service, great space Everything we had was delicious they have a great knack of fusing flavours to come up with interesting tastes. Love it. We had...More

3  Thank noosans
512foodlover, Owner at Embassy XO, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thanks for the review. We hope to see you again soon. It's hard be consistent over many years and this is what we work at - continual improvement and innovation. Regards XO

Reviewed 26 October 2017

I have visited XO many times and it never disappoints. Yum Cha here is amazing... fresh, non greasy, and packed full of flavour! On my last visit, my friends I each chose to order the banquet as we hadn't before and it seemed like great...More

3  Thank Shani P
512foodlover, Owner at Embassy XO, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thanks for visiting and the kind words. We think the banquet is the best way to get the best XO experience too - and we have an award winning wine list to compliment the food. Cheers XO

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I think the best description of Embassy XO is 'modern asian fusion'. We went on a Thursday evening for the 'XO Night'. This is held every Wednesday and Thursday, and it is where the kitchen gets to try out new dishes, and customers get to...More

3  Thank Aussie S
512foodlover, Owner at Embassy XO, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thanks Aussie. When approached with an open mind the inventive dishes of XO night are always sure to create an adventure - we are glad you enjoyed yours :-) Regards XO

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$61
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1st Floor Cnr Duke & Bryan Sts | Upstairs From XO Cellars, Sunshine Beach, Noosa, Queensland QLD 4567, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Noosa  >  Sunshine Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5455 4460
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Delicately fusing together modern Asian and Chinese fine dining, Embassy XO in Sunshine Beach overlooks the picturesque surf beach and quaint village, amidst soft lighting and exotic modern decor. Distinguished by majestic red and orange lights, a winter fireplace, dark timber and stylish Asian furnishings, Embassy XO's lounge bar is perfect for relaxing with a cocktail or chilled wine. Serving up a variety of unique dishes, Embassy XO's menu is a delectable delight, also offering a number of banquet options incorporating a selection of entrees, mains, sides and desserts. Yum cha is available at Embassy XO every Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 12noon until 2pm. The restaurant also offers a delicious $49 three-course Locals Menu every Wednesday & Thursday evening from 6pm, this also includes a glass of wine or beer (not available in peak times).We aslo have a delicious range of $5 bar snacks and other great specials in the Lounge from 3pm-6pm everyday.
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