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LA RUSTICA Mediterranean Restaurant

3118 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Surfers Paradide, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 410 400 662
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3118 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Surfers Paradide, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

Food is quite good and is halal. Chef also made some non halal food halal for us by removing bacon and wine.

Thank Mohammad Muqtad... U
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and an easy, pleasant environment for dinner. Outdoor tables provide great people watching and G:link Tram watching. Really pleasant staff

Thank SERUs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were told not to make a booking even though we had a large group - when we got there we were rudely told we would have to wait table.. which we did. To be honest we should of left because that was only the...More

Thank LarryDazza
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food portions are small... and quality is not what you would want. Pick up your game if you want repeat trade!!

Thank MattJudd82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great pizza and pasta. Friendly service and very welcoming. Reasonably priced. Some free Turkish delight at the end of the meal topped it off!

Thank Cameron S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were staying on the Gold Coast and fancied some Italian food. We looked up places I n this site and found this place, it was great. We kept it simple pizzas and wine. We got very friendly service and pizza as...More

Thank ChrisPAngKatHol
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The worst Italian restaurant in Surfers Paradise, a real Italian, for sure, cannot eat in this restaurant. I don’t have any words to describe how horrible is the food.

Thank Giulia L
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We were sitting at a bar around the corner, and my wife decided that she felt like Turkish, I didn't hold out much hope personally! So I jumped on Tripadvisor, and there it was, Italian/Turkish 200 metres away, who would have thought? This place is...More

1  Thank Geoffrey M
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing food, great service with the knowledge and smile. Such a great experience. My steak was done perfect. I'll come again tomorrow

Thank Ana720918
Reviewed 2 March 2018

We had booked at another Trip Advisor recommended Italian restaurant but when I went to check it out I cancelled at once as it looked a dump. Walking back I found La Rustica which is quite a small place, and doesn’t really look much, but...More

1  Thank dcberry2016
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Questions & Answers
Yazmin G
23 January 2017|
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Response from Barbara P | Property representative |
Hi Yamine Sure we can... Contact me directly on 0410 400 662 Thank U for Ur support & Awesome comments peeps Barbara
Jezza K
28 June 2016|
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Response from Barbara P | Property representative |
Hi Jeremy Sorry for the delayed response... La Rustica is BYO Many Bottle shops near by... We're happy to pick up supplies for your group... Hope to see you there sometime...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Delivery, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3118 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Surfers Paradide, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 410 400 662
  • E-mail
La Rustica Mediterranean is a perfect partnership of 2 Italians & a Turkish In-Law- Specializing in 2 Empires Cuisines- Roman & Ottoman-Offering Dine In, Take Away & Deliveries 7 Evenings from 5pm till late Serving handmade stone cooked Pizzas- Traditional to Creative Pasta's/ 300gm Fillet Steaks/ Veal/ Chicken & Seafoods- Now with Meze/ Shish Kebabs/ Kofta/ Fresh Fish/ Heaps of Vegetarian/ Gluten Free options/ Halal options & Daily Specials Perfect for any occasion- Early Bird Family's/ Romantic Dinner/ Parties/ Conference/ Get together/ Karaoke & LCD Screen available- Functions & Festivals Parking at Bruce Bishop Car Park just behind us & walk though We look forward to having you at our place for dinner soon =)
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