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The Avenue

$$ - $$$, ,
3-15 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5592 1678
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pork belly” (10 reviews)
“tapas” (7 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3-15 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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1 - 10 of 303 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Live acoustic entertainment, great people watching and a really reaasonbky priced pizza make this place a winner. Service was really good and it felt pretty comfortable and upbeat.

Thank Joel C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this place whilst out for a walk and decided to go back for dinner. Best decision ever. Great surroundings,excellent food, very helpful and friendly staff, immaculate toilets. You can watch the chefs cook your food. Everything is so fresh and the portions are a...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just coming to the end of 9 days in surfers paradise. 4 of us arrived late on a Thursday night and headed off to get something to eat nearby. We wondered around for about 20 minutes then came across The Avenue, it looked busy and...More

Thank andreasteve16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just love the setup of the place, it looks so good and inviting. We went the for lunch. On that day the chief made pork belly burger (he is trying new burger every week)... my mouth are watering right now :) not recommended for...More

Thank Zoran P
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

A fantastic pub, family friendly. Great food amazing service. A good range on the menu which includes fresh oysters, tapas, shared plates, pizza burgers pasta and steaks. Loved the food which was reasonably priced compared to the rest of surfers and the staff were the...More

Thank stevenroy
Michael R, Owner at The Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Hi Steven Thank you for your great review, we take great pride in our product and are very proud of our staff and the reputation we have all developed over 35 years as the heart of Surfers Paradise Nightlife. Really appreciate you taking the time...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

we didn't need the full dinner meal deal but needed something to end the day. What better place to go than somewhere you can share plates of Oysters Kilpatrick and then have your own Barbeque Prawns. Delightfull service with the waitress even giving me a...More

Thank Dougie_the
Reviewed 3 October 2017

we walked past this place on the Friday to see a sign advertising the AFL Grand Final on the Saturday so we thought we would check it out. We went inside and inquired about what Day was all about, we walked straight into the Manager...More

Thank Terrywcole
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Very good place to share food with your mates and have huge beer (towers beer), the best of all was the Giacomo the waiter, nice and funny guy, how understand Spanish and Italian (english of course). Totally recommend.

Thank Alvaro E
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this and couldn't be happier! My partner wanted barramundi and this was on a Monday special. It was delicious and fresh, also instead of getting regular chips it was served with sweet potato fries which was a pleasant surprise. The restaurant was clean...More

Thank ImpOnTour
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Neither of us were real hungry but liked the look of this place when we walked past. Music was a bit loud though. We shared the pork belly which was awesome. Sauce was sweet with a bit of spice. We also had the rump steak...More

Thank BCcody
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Response from Shandazzler | Reviewed this property |
Kids can dine there till 9:30pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 AM
11:00 AM - 5:00 AM
11:00 AM - 5:00 AM
11:00 AM - 5:00 AM
11:00 AM - 5:00 AM
11:00 AM - 5:00 AM
11:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-15 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5592 1678
  • E-mail
The Avenue has been a Gold Coast Icon since 1984 it is the heart of Surfers Paradise entertainment. This ever changing venue is not only famous for its nightlife, it also hosts the best local bands and International acts. Catch all major sports events streaming live on 16 large screens and be captivated by our progressive DJ's transporting you into the early hours. The Avenue also offers a unique dining experience which combines entertainment, music and the sights of Surfers Paradise life on show. The Avenue is the heart of the city where people love to meet. Meet you at The Avenue.
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