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Il Barocco

94 Sea World Dr, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5509 8000
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“salads” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (53 reviews)
“prawns” (25 reviews)
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Australian, Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
94 Sea World Dr, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were staying within the hotel and decided to go here for dinner. We had the Seafood buffet. I don't eat seafood but it's my husbands favourite. I was surprised to see the large variety of other foods. The meal was amazing!...More

1  Thank Kelli M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing night out for our anniversary. Restaurant Manager Matthew and his staff made us feel so special constantly checking if we were ok. The food was devine and created a food coma for both myself and my husband. Beautiful dining.

Thank Veronika M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Truly an experience. Staff are lovely and the presentation is immaculate. Prawns and oysters were huge but still tasty. Bit disappointed that there wasn't more range on offer especially in respect of the hot seafood. Very impressive dessert bar with several different little cakes, cremes...More

Thank Flass81
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We took 3 generations - ages 7 to 70 - to enjoy the Thursday night Asian Seafood buffet and everybody loved it. The vast and impressive array of food pleased everyone's tastes and the quality was undoubtedly high. Everything tasted sublime and the service staff...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Lovely Buffet breakfast in a unhurried, charming environment. The made to order omlette with a choice of veges with a dash of chillis, was done just right by the chef. The rest was as to expected, but place does get a bit crowded at 800-830...More

Thank Anita R
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Had booked dinner for 6 at Il Barocco for the seafood buffet. Had great expectations and they were totally fulfilled. Staff were lovely and very attentive, food was excellent- can't fault at all.

Thank JenniH65
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The seafood buffet was really nice. Plenty to choose from and a wide selection of both entree, dessert and cheese. The plates of food on offer were always refilled quickly and you also had a hot option if you wanted. The staff were very friendly,...More

Thank gill d
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We live on the Gold Coast and have been coming here for birthdays, Valentine's day and date nights for years. Always lovely food, great atmosphere and the feeling of a real treat. The desserts are truly special and often look too good to eat. Tip-...More

1  Thank 430amanda
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The Sea food buffet at Il Barocco is really value for money with the range of crab, prawns and variety of sashimi

Thank Ojay25
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner for the seafood banquet and the service was exceptional. The Bugs were very small but that was the only thing I could fault. I do think though that people are charged for the name. By Restaurant Ramblings.More

1  Thank Sandy B
Hari_Varier, Guest Relations Manager at Il Barocco, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your glowing review. We appreciate your compliments on the seafood buffet and the exceptional service. We also have taken note of the bugs comment and have shared this with the chef. Once again thank you for dining with us,...More

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Leonardo M
29 September 2016|
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Response from hellorita | Reviewed this property |
yes i believe its just the lobster and high end sea food . i remembered it had it on there sight . all food is included all restaurants ala cart and smorgasbord , room service . all alcohol everywhere but room. but in room... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 10:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Sea World Dr, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Main Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5509 8000
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Casual dining that dares to be different within a contemporary and classical, elegant and informal setting. Il Barocco Restaurant presents an expose of fresh Australian produce and flavours boasting a lavish seafood buffet 7 nights and a Sunday lunch.
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