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.

Il Barocco

94 Sea World Dr, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5509 8000
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (59 reviews)
“prawns” (27 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Seafood, Australian, Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
94 Sea World Dr, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (233)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 218 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for the seafood buffet 3 months in advance. On arrival we were shown to a table that was set for one. The waiter then started laying the table in front of us while we were standing by the table Ordered wine...More

Thank autopilot01
Hari_Varier, Guest Relations Manager at Il Barocco, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your review. It is disappointing to hear that your dining experience was less than satisfactory with us. On a brighter note we are glad the quality of the food met your expectations. We value your feedback and have shared...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the all you can eat and everything was really fresh and nice but can say Ive had better. Must check it out to see the incredible detailing in the hotelMore

Thank Steph C
Hari_Varier, Guest Relations Manager at Il Barocco, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steph, Thank you for your review We are glad you have enjoyed our very popular seafood buffet served in Il Barocco restaurant. Thank you for your compliments for our beautiful palace. Thank you again for visiting us, we look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Came in for breakfast with the whole family. There are lots of choices for kids and adults. Loved the pastries and freshly made omelet Will come back again soon

Thank Emma M
Hari_Varier, Guest Relations Manager at Il Barocco, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Emma, Thank you for your glowing review. We are delighted to hear that you and your family have enjoyed the breakfast with us. Thank you again for visiting, we look forward to welcoming you back. Regards Hari Varier Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 8 January 2018

A hotel aiming for 5 stars should offer A La Carte dining , as well as the booring buffet , Without having to pay huge $ in their signature restrauntMore

4  Thank Darryl M
Hari_Varier, Guest Relations Manager at Il Barocco, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Darryl, Thank you for your review. We appreciate your feedback and have shared it with the team to review further. The seafood buffet has been very popular with our patrons and hence available every night. Our seafood buffet showcases the freshest seafood sourced locally....More

Reviewed 7 January 2018

It was a good choice to celebrate Christmas Eve in Versace style. Dinner was in seafood buffet style so you could eat as much as you want and you had a plenty of choices. The quality of food was very good. A bit pricey but...More

Thank tommassioo
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We booked Christmas Lunch at II Barocco for 7 guests. The Lunch was absolutely brilliant. All the food was so well presented and was perfect. We all were so pleased with the venue and such an effort by the staff , who were both pleasant...More

Thank Kenneth G
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Not so sold on the staff in this restaurant as of late. Used to be amazing and slick. Breakfast staff fake and you can hear and see them jabbering behind the coffee area, talking about all the customers. Unfriendly staff on the front-of-house check-in. I...More

2  Thank Ren_Marc
Reviewed 14 December 2017

We went for a Versace experience, and the surroundings are great. While the staff were very friendly getting good service was trickier. We were shown to a table that still had dirty dishes, given two menus instead of three and it took ages to get...More

2  Thank michael_balfour
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Whilst they have the seafood buffet for $90 and it looked really good. We went for the a la carte menu and all thoroughly enjoyed it. The presentation of the meals were very good and we had good service. As part of the Palazzo Versace,...More

Thank Iain M
Reviewed 23 November 2017

I had a surprise getaway booked for my husband's 50th birthday down on the Gold Coast. I chose the Versace II Barocco restaurant to celebrate this special occasion as they were hosting their famous Seafood Buffet on Wednesday 22nd of November. It started out a...More

3  Thank mariac6222016
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Main Beach
Palazzo Versace
2,114 reviews
.01 km away
Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, Gold Coast
1,656 reviews
.18 km away
Meriton Suites Southport
1,732 reviews
1.08 km away
Sundale Motel
24 reviews
1.09 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Omeros Bros Seafood Restaurant
1,162 reviews
.19 km away
Glass Dining and Lounge Bar
1,046 reviews
.16 km away
N3 Tapas Bar
194 reviews
.13 km away
Peter's Fish Market
805 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mariner's Cove Marina
23 reviews
.20 km away
Gold Coast Fishermen’s Cooperative
15 reviews
.25 km away
Anthea Polson Art
5 reviews
.16 km away
Jet Ski Safaris
1,059 reviews
.20 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Leonardo M
29 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from F H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, everything is included and I'm sure they would try their best to prepare what you wanted.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Sea World Dr, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Main Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5509 8000
  • E-mail
Casual dining that dares to be different within a contemporary and classical, elegant and informal setting. Il Barocco Restaurant presents an expose of fresh Australian produce and flavours boasting a lavish seafood buffet 7 nights and a Sunday lunch.
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