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Castro's Bar & Restaurant

Cnr Beach Rd & Frank Streets, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
+61 7 5471 7555
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (40 reviews)
“steak” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cnr Beach Rd & Frank Streets, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were in Coolum for only 5 nights and for 3 of those nights we had take-away from Castro's - it was so good. The service is very friendly and very quick turnaround for take-away. Like others, we had thought it was a Cuban restaurant...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a cut above your normal local pizza place, really fresh tasty food and friendly efficient service that makes you feel right at home. Casual atmosphere , good for couples families , everyone really.

Thank MandyandChris13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Much of the seating was reserved when we walked in but they found a couple options for us to choose from. We both went with the roast dinner special. It was amazing! The piece of meat I had did have a large amount of fat...More

Thank kbulney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The owner Chief are always happy to see you. The waiters are helpful and super fast. Stunning Italian food with specials every day of the week. Sitting outside under cover in the winter still provide ampul heat. Be sure to book as it is a...More

Thank A N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked past and thought this restaurant looked homely and with great food. We weren't disappointed. O ur meals were delivered quickly (great for kids) and was delicious. Lamb shanks were a highlight.

1  Thank ltasker1810
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 10 of us turned up on a Tuesday night & weren't disappointed. We ordered a large selection of pizzas & they were magnificent. As an added bonus, the wine was sold at bottle shop prices, a saving of 50%. This pizza restaurant...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After deciding not to pay high prices at the surf club we stopped by castros. The food was very good and the prices were reasonable. The service was very good. We really enjoyed this restaurant.

Thank herbal_healer
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a very tasty pizza here with the wife and we were kid free.... food was great and atmosphere buzzing

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We have not been to such an amazing restaurant since about 2001 when we visited Matilda's at Nambucca Heads in NSW. Which I guess means nothing to most folk. My wife had Confit Duck slow cooked then baked in a wood fired oven, I had...More

Thank gordons114
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has been here for quite a while now and I've been several times. It has a good layout and good staff but the food has gone downhill. Personally I like the specials board in most places but not here. Disappointing is an understatement...More

Thank Jeffrey S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
christine r
what the cuisine is
21 September 2015|
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Response from CMKEX | Reviewed this property |
Yep - good Ozzie versions of Italian. They do a really good seafood pasta and a seafood risotto.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Beach Rd & Frank Streets, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Coolum Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5471 7555
  • E-mail
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