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Farleys Cafe Bar Restaurant

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52 Marine Parade, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
+61 7 5536 7614
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Brisbane, Australia
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49 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

We used to always have eggs Benedict here. This is where I learnt to love eggs Benedict and even got friends loving it. Changed owners so changed the menu. We still go there sometimes but it is not our favourite any more. Still good food and service. No complaints.

Thank Mario Fiona G
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351 reviews
263 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2015

Been going there for breakfast for years to have the lambs fry and bacon. The standard of the lambs fry is not as good as once and a few visits ago we sent it back and another was cooked. Don't understand why the menu now refers to lambs fry and bacon as "THE OLD PLOUGHMANS" $41.60 for two lambs fry... More 

Thank SinkingSeabourn
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2014

Farley's is now Marine 52, same great food but prices are now more reasonable ....see review for 'Marine 52'

1 Thank gayengarry
Coolangatta, Australia
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2012

I've been going to this place for breakfast with friends a fair bit, as they do an amazing Canadian Breakfast of eggs, bacon, toast and pancakes. The lactose free coffee is pretty good too. The juices are to die for.. The service is pretty good, but the owner can be a little cantankerous and abrupt. Recently we stopped going, as... More 

Thank amanda0308
Melbourne, Australia
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2012

Had an enjoyable dinner last Wednesday night. Lovely friendly waitress. Had the early bird dinner special menu (had to order before 8:00pm for this menu) we had the barramundi, tandoori beef and chicken, all meals came with complimentary salad -lovely meal. Also had bruschetta bread - best bread I've had for a while. Also good wine menu as licensed restaurant.... More 

Thank kezzar00
Tweed Heads, Australia
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2012

My meal was cold (supposed to be hot). No replacement meal, no apology. Service was very average. I left there hungry. They just lost 12 customers.

Thank Geoff H
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2012

Breakfast at Farleys is a must. Really great menu - heaps of choice and able to cater for me (I am a Coeliac sufferer so on a gluten free diet) with no problems at all.

Thank Emma B
Around the World
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2012

Firstly, the waitress had a southern cross tattoo on her neck and looked really unclean and dirty, she slammed water down at our table and gruffly asked us what we wanted. When I queried her over something on the menu she stared me down and gave me a very abrupt "I dunno"... it did not seem apparent that she was... More 

Thank Travel_Incredible
Saint Louis, Missouri
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2012

The service was absolutely terrible. No one's drink orders were correct, the food took forever to arrive, the waitress dropped a big pile of silverware onto our table (with not enough knives and forks for our group), and $20 is a lot of money to pay for mediocre eggs, even by Australian standards. Maybe it was because it was New... More 

Thank headbuckaroo
Sydney, Australia
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101 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2011

The food and service were excellent. I had chicken - well-prepared and imaginatively presented and very tasty indeed.

Thank MartinBplus

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: 52 Marine Parade, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5536 7614

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?