We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Pavilion Restaurant & Bar

12 Rainbow Shores Drive, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
+61 7 5486 3777
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (3 reviews)
“boscaiola” (2 reviews)
“fettuccine” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
12 Rainbow Shores Drive, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (37)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the resort for eight nights. On checking in was provided with food/beverage vouchers which could be used individually or in bulk. Firstly that was a nice/wonderful surprise (rewarded for multiple nights, awesome) The service provided by the lovely kiwi lady and her colleagues...More

Thank Phillip M
RBRGM, General Manager at The Pavilion Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Phillip M for your great review. We have 2 spas in the resort, 1 of which is awaiting a part, however the new hot spa is working. Part of the resort's appeal is its beach side location an easy 10 minute walk from town....More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit we were pleasantly surprised. I had the salmon to eat, it was perfectly cooked. One of the best meals I have had for some time. My partner had the steak with mushroom sauce also another great meal. All the meals I...More

Thank Kym E
RBRGM, General Manager at The Pavilion Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thanks Kyn E for a great review & glad you enjoyed your meal at Pavilions. Next time try the lamb, one of my favourites out of a menu that relies on fresh local produce wherever possible with good portions. Look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Sooooo, I had read the previous reviews and was dubious how it would turn out. Given the restaurant we attended in the area the previous night had better reviews, and was ATROCIOUS, I will be honest..... I was worried to say the least. When I...More

Thank Tim D
RBRGM, General Manager at The Pavilion Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Hi Tim D - glad you were pleasantly surprised, however not something we would strive for. Certainly, the review prior to yours was a surprise to us. Our staff are all guest centric and the team tries to ensure that all guests receive value for...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Had dinner at the pavilion not sure what night the dinner was i dont like saying but it was terrible i think the young lady serving us was the only one working the night we were there .NOT GOOD ENOUGHTMore

Thank swans05
RBRGM, General Manager at The Pavilion Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Hi swans05 I am not sure exactly the issues you had, however, your comments certainly aren't the norm and do apologise for the service not reaching your expectations, which is always the target for our team to achieve. Our apologies that dod not occur this...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

Some locals recommended us this place months ago and gosh we love it! We keep coming back. A bit hidden, cozy atmosphere, although some of the recent staff must have been at their first experience in Hospitality i.e. the blonde pomi maybe just a backpacker...More

Thank Sassenach28
RBRGM, General Manager at The Pavilion Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thank you for your review cann0nau although surprised at the personal commentary directed at one of our team, both needlessly and inaccurately. If there is an issue involving any of the team, the time to take it up is with the restaurant manager at the...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

We stayed at the resort for 3 nights and for two of those nights we went and dined at the restaurant. We had great food and wonderful service. Our extended family joined us (22 in total) and everyone loved the food and raved about the...More

Thank louhart147
RBRGM, General Manager at The Pavilion Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thanks louhart 147 for a great review. Glad your family get together was a success & thanks for your kind words which will be passed onto the team.

Reviewed 2 April 2017

This restaurant is situated in a nice setting (take insect repellent) the service was friendly and fast. Kids eat free with a paying adult and the meal size for the kids meal was generous. I ordered the chicken bosciola fettuccine it was also a good...More

Thank Kylee01
RBRGM, General Manager at The Pavilion Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks Kylee01 for your review. The chicken bosciola is 100% fresh chicken breast and a meal that is a crowd favorite.We use fresh produce wherever we can - all vegetables are fresh, not frozen and the chef prepares and makes his own sauces. We are...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017

We stayed at the Rainbow Beach Resort. Normally we would support the local clubs for our meals.BUT .... The first night we just strolled down to the local Pavillion. Nice cold draught beer, lovely setting and the food was sensational. Ok next night do we...More

Thank warnerd
RBRGM, General Manager at The Pavilion Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thanks for a great review warnerd, Glad you enjoyed the meals - we are committed to fresh local produce where we can with good serves and value for money. And risk of .05! and an easy stroll from your room. Thanks again

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We booked a Trip a Deal Town House 4 day accommodation and were given vouchers to use at the restaurant. The menu was a pleasant surprise and varied in choice. The food was nicely presentated and delicious. The staff efficient and friendly. The $30 vouchers...More

Thank bmac961
RBRGM, General Manager at The Pavilion Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thanks bmac961 for your review, The team has a commitment to fresh local produce being used wherever possible with good serving sizes representing value to our patrons. Pavilion's has a relaxed atmosphere with its unique architecture & appreciate your time in communicating your thoughts. Regards

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is situated at Rainbow Beach Resort. The menu looked delicious & didn't fail. We started with some calamari, it was cooked just right. I had the rack of lamb for a main which was juicy & tender. Been to few restaurants at Rainbow...More

Thank Syd O
RBRGM, General Manager at The Pavilion Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Hi Syd O Thanks for your review of our onsite restaurant Pavilions. We keep to a simple commitment of fresh local produce wherever possible with good proportions well presented offering a value for money proposition for our patrons. Good to see we have hit the...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Rainbow Beach Surf Life Saving Supporter's Club Restaurant
336 reviews
1.60 km away
Coffee Rocks
108 reviews
1.58 km away
Frying Fish Cafe
82 reviews
1.54 km away
Nearby Attractions
Rainbow Beach Tourist Centre
25 reviews
1.58 km away
Rainbow Beach Horse Rides
126 reviews
1.32 km away
Epic Ocean Adventures
221 reviews
1.57 km away
Wolf Rock Dive Centre
60 reviews
1.29 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Emma T
9 June 2016|
Answer
Response from RBRGM | Property representative |
Hi Emma T, We have a no pets policy so regrettably no. You might try Debbies Place in Rainbow Beach.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$25
Cuisine
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Rainbow Shores Drive, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Gympie Region  >  Rainbow Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5486 3777
  • E-mail
Description
Open for dinner 7 nights a week from 5.30pm. Coffee, cakes & muffins from 8am daily.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing