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The Fireplace

$$$$, , Gluten Free Options
Manor Circle, Sanctuary Cove, Hope Island, Gold Coast, Queensland 4212, Australia
+61 7 5530 1234
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good18%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (31 reviews)
“lamb rack” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Manor Circle, Sanctuary Cove, Hope Island, Gold Coast, Queensland 4212, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I actually don’t like leaving negative reviews. But the three stars here is for the very excellent service, not the food. The women serving here are lovely. Food...not great. The bread is a restaurant’s ‘calling card’ and it’s not great. There’s a wood fired oven,...More

Thank lgbrisbane2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've had dinner here a few times. I believe that it's getting better and better. Really nice atmosphere and the staff were really attentive. I always enjoy the care with which they have selected the wines and you can be assured of some really old...More

Thank 007dude2016
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Before intercontinental took over the number of chefs and waiters was about double meaning the fine dining and attention to detail was greater. Prices have not dropped but 2 meals had to go back with one being a steak that was well done and a...More

Thank Thomas J
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a family birthday dinner beside the open wood fired bbq in this beautiful restaurant. The steaks were delicious, the complimentary warm bread on arrival was also yum. They offer kids meals (huge) and can cater to all ages. In between meals the kids...More

Thank Katie W
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Great service delicious food. Love watching the chefs cook in the wood fired pizza oven.... very intimate and cozy restaurant....

Thank Ali25765
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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere and fabulous food. The service and wine knowledge of the wait staff was appreciated. Can recommend the mushroom with feta as an entree, the scallops were a hit as was the lamb, all prepared in the wood oven . A little bit pricey...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Difficult to get a booking here as it is very popular. But the wait was worth it and have been back a few times since. The open fire open kitchen environment is wonderful. Food is exceptional. Great wine menu. Try anything prepared from the open...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Went to my first high tea Gold Coast style & what a suprise at the InterContinental Hotel. A rainy day greeted us but everything else was perfect. Easy check in & shown to the table where staff explained what we had ahead of us. A...More

Thank 188petere
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

From the moment I arrived the smells of the woodfire were welcoming. While waiting for my steak I was served a fresh crusty loaf. The wine list was extensive and wines by the glass were also on offer. There were couples and families but the...More

Thank mongoose111
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I have been here twice now with living social vouchers for a high coffee experience, with both my sister and my fiancé. Enjoyable, however I'm not sure just how much a of a saving it really is compared to paying without the voucher as it...More

Thank holls123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manor Circle, Sanctuary Cove, Hope Island, Gold Coast, Queensland 4212, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Hope Island
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5530 1234
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