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Alfresco Italian Restaurant

3018 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Corner Hamilton Ave & Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5538 9333
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (130 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3018 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Corner Hamilton Ave & Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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1 - 10 of 912 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

We were at Al Fresco the other night for our evening meal and had a great experience. Immediately after walking in, we were shown to our table and the waiter was amicable and chatty. The food was brilliant, nice garlic bread and pasta full of...More

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to catch up with friends with super delicious meals and large portions. The staff is very welcoming and attentive. All meals arrived quickly and were beautiful. Looking forward to returning soon!

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I am only here for 2 nights but the food, service and atmosphere were so good I am eating here for the second time. I am on my own for these 2 days and they made me feel so welcome. They remembered the wine I...More

Thank Steve M
raff747, General Manager at Alfresco Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for your great feedback, i think you were drinking the 3 Bridges shiraz :) Great to hear you enjoyed yourself. Ciao & Grazie.

Reviewed 3 days ago

great friendly staff, very accommodating food had an awesome home made italian feel to it and was delicious would definately visit again

Thank travaus21
raff747, General Manager at Alfresco Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for your awesome feedback, we take a lot of pride in what we do at Alfresco and are so pleased you enjoyed the whole experience !

Reviewed 6 days ago

Best Italian we have eaten for a while, they easily catered for around 40 people in our party without disrupting the the rest of the restaurant.

Thank jrnewson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great super friendly service with food to surpass the great service!! Seriously considering moving here from Sydney!! We'll be back for sure!!!

Thank advisorDaz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing to fault here! Friendly & speedy service & authentic Italian food. The pizza was divine, with a thin base how I like it! I had the seafood ragu, which was full of flavor and absolutely worth every cent! Kids LOVED the Nutella pizza! Will...More

Thank AmberW2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just normal run of the mill Italian , don’t get too excited by the reviews , the pizza and pasta we had was just average , nothing exciting with youngsters cooking in the kitchen , have had way better Italian than here .....

Thank Wesley W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been to the Gold Coast a few times we have always failed to find a reasonable Italian restaurant that did not feel touristy. Based on reviews we thought we'd give Alfresco a go. We were settled in quickly and while the tables were a...More

Thank whitie67
raff747, General Manager at Alfresco Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the 5 star rating ! Great to hear you enjoyed our bugs and seafood ragu. We are a family business and pride ourselves on giving personalised service as opposed to the standard tourist service that lacks heart and soul. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and friendly staff! Great family friendly restaurant to eat at! We stayed 11 days in Surfers Paradise and came to this restaurant 3 times we were so impressed! As there was 6 of us, we all tried a bit of everything. Entrees, pizza,...More

Thank Jessica C
raff747, General Manager at Alfresco Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming in 3 times on your stay ! Great to hear you enjoyed the diversity of our menu. Ciao and look forward to seeing you again soon.

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ToniJB
21 November 2016|
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Response from raff747 | Property representative |
Hi, We are closed Christmas Day and New Years Eve. We are open every other day from 5pm. Ciao Alfresco
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Sue F
5 November 2016|
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Response from raff747 | Property representative |
Hi, We are BYO wine only. $3.50 corkage per person drinking thier own wine and we usually deduct the corkage if you consume alcohol from us as well. Regards.
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kleighton99
3 April 2016|
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Response from Rick P | Reviewed this property |
We were there less than 2hrs, so we didn't worry about it. It wasn't a factor in us choosing to eat there. The 4G signal is very good, so wi-fi isn't a deal-breaker.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$38
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3018 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Corner Hamilton Ave & Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5538 9333
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