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Castro's Bar & Restaurant

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Cnr Beach Rd & Frank Streets, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
+61 7 5471 7555
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Canggu, Indonesia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We love Castros and have done for years! Keep up the excellent service and meals. Great take away idea also, grab a pizza and head down to watch the sunset. (Don Carlos pizza is our fav!)

Thank Eliiza L
Brisbane, Australia
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153 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we only went there on the way home to have dessert. the staff were friendly and everytime we have seen this place its always packed. the dessert was nice but i wouldnt rave. but would like to go back and try their main meals

Thank MDKbrisbane
Dalby, Australia
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

had a family meal on our last night of our holidays - food was good, service was a little slow but didn't bother us we were on Holiday - no rush.

Thank Noel B
Brisbane, Australia
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91 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is located one street back from the esplanade. A bar area along with inside and outside dining. The menu was set for New Years Eve with a choice of entrees, mains and desserts. Pork ribs were an entree selection and were delicious. The steak was served with green beans, potato croquettes accompanied with jus sauce and decorative sweet... More 

Thank iitravel
Brisbane, Australia
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had take out pizza from here, it was fresh and flavorsome. Interesting topping combinations but it worked really well.

Thank Chops1965
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall a problematic experience. 1. The place got smoked out from their cooking. 2. The air conditioner was not set right on a hot and humid day. 3. My sister ordered a pumpkin salad without tomato and 45 minutes after she placed the order the waitress informed her they had run out of pumpkin. She changed her order to a... More 

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Brisbane Queensland
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141 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Coolum over the long New Year weekend. Wonderful experience at this restaurant. Service is excellent and food superb. Worth a visit. PJS Brisbane.

Thank PJS1958
Hong Kong
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here twice now. Last night was a disappointment compared with the last time. We waited 15 mins for a table and there were plenty available????? The staff were helpful and great but for NYE not enough of them. My entree of spanner crab was one of the best crab dishes I've ever had however the Barramundi paled... More 

Thank Rockcats4
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A relaxing restaurant a couple of blocks from the beach and surf club, close to most tourist accommodation, it's a great spot for casual dining for a tourist. A good range of pizzas and pastas although I prefer a pizza to take home to enjoy - several good options to choose from.

Thank RonWamberal
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57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at 6pm on a Friday night with no booking, but were able to get a table in a side section straight away. Unfortunately the waitress forgot us and we had to go remind them we were ready to order after about 15 minutes. It got better and better from there! The food was amazing! We were offered a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Beach Rd & Frank Streets, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Coolum Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5471 7555

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?