Quality Hotel Mermaid Waters
Corner Markeri St & Sunshine
Mermaid Waters, QL 4218
Phone: (61) 7 5572-2500
Fax: (61) 7 5572-9787
Bars & Cafes
Located close to Gold Coast Convention Centre, the Lonestar Tavern features a restaurant, a sports bar, a gaming lounge and various venues for conferences and private events. The hotel offers sumptuous food, warm hospitality and great entertainment.
The Quest Lounge Bar and Club is extremely popular among locals and tourists alike for its Egyptian theme interiors, brilliant sound and light systems, thumping music and mouthwatering tapas menu and drinks. Drop by for a night out and party till sunrise.
1 two 3 Mediterranean is a restaurant and lounge bar close to the sea at Broadbeach. It offers regular as well as exotic food preparations with the choicest of ingredients along with some carefully selected wines and cocktails to pamper your taste buds. You can choose to order any dish on the menu in any order and the obliging and friendly staff will happily cater to your demands. Head out to this place if you are looking at spending a chilled out evening.
Located at the heart of the Broadbeach dining district, Yellowfin serves fresh seafood along with wines, beers and other spirits. Also, this restaurant makes that private celebration or social event a grand success by providing their rental space and efficient service staff. Head out to this restaurant if fish and seafood is your preferred taste. Open all days from 12p till late.
Sage Café Restaurant is located at the center of Broadbeach area. Along with serving mouthwatering steaks and seafood, they also provide accommodation, shopping plaza and a convention center. If you are a foodie, this restaurant is a must-visit. Open seven days, from 7a till late.
Fine dining is to be found at the Terrace Cafe within Parkroyal Surfers Paradise Hotel, in the heart of Surfers Paradise, Jade marble and soft pink furnishings, aided by delicately filtered light through shutters, all make for a totally relaxed ambiance. A taste of the menu: English Snapper & Crab Cakes, served on wilted spinach with saffron aioli and, for the discerning steak connoisseur, Sirloin Steak with field mushroom sauce and vegetables in season.
Head to the Back Page, a casual bar to enjoy few drinks in the company of friends. To know more, call ahead.
The Beach House is a never-ending hive of activity. The interior makes sure you remember that you are near the beach, with a vast collection of surf life-saving paraphernalia ornamenting the walls. Two bars quench the thirst of revelers and the central dance floor is never empty as the latest pop and dance numbers bounce back to back. This is a superb venue for tourists to let their hair down and live the good life that is so famous on the Gold Coast.
Easily noticeable thanks to its five-storey high Gibson guitar; the Hard Rock Cafe is one of Surfers Paradise's culinary highlights. The upstairs restaurant offers a huge open-air eating area where you can enjoy the Gold Coast's glorious weather and keep an eye on the colorful Cavill Avenue club scene. Apart from the ubiquitous music memorabilia, the Hard Rock also regularly hosts international acts and live entertainment in both the restaurant and the downstairs bar. American influenced meals can be enjoyed by those in groups with a Fajita Gourmet Dish serving around four people.
Walk in to the restaurant and you will notice clean lines, elegant curves, timber, stainless steel and crisp white linen combine to create an atmosphere of contemporary elegance. As you enter mecca, you cannot miss the cleverly designed space divider that doubles as storage for wine bottles. In the kitchen chef Theo Kostoglou serves up excellent modern Australian fare, with imaginative Mediterranean and Middle Eastern influences, such as spicy lamb cutlets with couscous. Desserts are worth waiting for.The restaurant is open daily from 11a till late.
Located on the trendy Cavill Avenue, Melbas is a two-story nightclub and bar that caters for those in the mood to party. The lower level cafe-cum-bar is a great gathering area, designed as a meeting place before heading into dance music spectacular. Upstairs is primarily designated to dancing all night long, and it is a rare occasion that the dance floor is empty before the sun edges over the horizon. Standard prices at the fully stocked bar and a few select top shelf spirits are available for those with a heavy wallet.
Dark, smoky and oozing with soul, Bourbon Bar is the essence of rhythm and blues music. You could be forgiven for thinking you had journeyed into the heart of the Big Apple's music scene as the sleekest soul sounds reverberate constantly off the musty walls. The atmosphere is very relaxed and chilled out and this is as much a place to sit and chat, as it is to dance. Not surprisingly, an extensive range of bourbons is available from the very inexpensive to top shelf.