Below is a list of the top and leading Australian Restaurants in Gold Coast. To help you find the best Australian Restaurants located near you in Gold Coast, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.

Gold Coast’s Best Australian Restaurants:

The top-rated Australian Restaurants in Gold Coast are:

  • Little Truffle – an award-winning dining room and bar in Mermaid Beach
  • Willow Dining Room – a relaxed and no rules restaurant
  • Glass Dining & Lounge Bar – offers a sophisticated yet casual dining experience
  • Koi Dining Broadbeach – a vibrant alfresco venue
  • The North Room – offers share plates from an everchanging menu

Little Truffle

little truffle aussie resto in gold coast

Little Truffle comes first on the list. It is a multi-awarded dining room and provides in Mermaid Beach. Guests enjoy its relaxed and intimate venue, which allows food and wine lovers to have an excellent dining experience.

Its chef and owner is Daniel Ridgeway. Don’t forget to pair his high-quality dishes with something from their wine list. As a matter of fact, the restaurant has an exceptional wine list with wine coming from all around the country and from different parts of the world. Check out its website to see a full list of awards this restaurant has won!


Australian Cuisine, Wine


Address: 2444 Gold Coast Hwy, Mermaid Beach QLD 4218, Australia
Phone: (07) 5526 5033


“Lovely dinner with my husband at Little Truffle. An intimate setting with polite and efficient service. The food was tasty and each course flowed really nicely. We had the four-course menu and would like to try the degustation next time. Thank you for an enjoyable evening.” – Roxanne Games

Willow Dining Room

willows aussie resto in gold coast

Willow Dining Room is a relaxed restaurant that focuses on giving you great Australian food. It offers a modern dining experience that mixes fine-casual accents with rustic vibes. If you enjoy extraordinary meals, bring your friends and family here.

You will not only taste fine Australian cuisine, but you will also be offered a mix of other flavors as well. This includes Mediterranean and European dishes. They also have some of your favorite Asian cuisines! For world-class dishes that are full of flavors, make a reservation here today. Check out their website to learn more!


Australia, European and other cuisines


Address: 1957 Gold Coast Hwy, Burleigh Heads QLD 4220, Australia
Phone: (07) 5520 3080


“Absolutely amazing. Traveled from the Redlands to bring my partner here for her birthday and it was the best decision I’ve made. Rustic Asian atmosphere with a great selection of wines and beverages.. not to mention the unique flavors and presentation of the food as well as friendly staff. Cannot recommend enough, if you are on the Gold Coast, you NEED to come here. 6/5 stars from me.” – Joshua Springfield

Glass Dining & Lounge Bar

glass australian resto in gold coast

Glass Dining & Lounge Bar comes next on the list.  If you are in search of intimate meals and exquisite wines, look no more. Once you enter the restaurant, you will see why it has one of the most sought-after views in the region. Truly, the views from this establishment will take your breath away!

You will surely enjoy their extensive wine list and cocktail bar. Their staff is very friendly and accommodating. It is their aim to bring you sophisticated and wonderful dining experience. This is also a great place to celebrate special occasions. Have memorable family lunches or even sunset cocktails right here.


Australian Cuisine, Wines, Cocktails


Address: 74 Seaworld Drive & Marina Mirage Waterfront, Main Beach QLD 4217, Australia
Phone: (07) 5527 1009


“We went to Glass for Lunch, they have an amazing setting. Both the food and the service were great. We ordered some appetizers, 100 days aged Australian eye fillet, and the seafood pasta. I highly recommend trying Glass.” – Hitmi Al-Hitmi

Koi Dining Broadbeach

koi australian restaurant in gold coast

Koi Dining Broadbeach is another well-known Australian restaurant in the region. It welcomes tourists and locals alike in its vibrant alfresco venue. It has been serving food lovers for 14 years now. In fact, it is also an award-winning restaurant.

Their team has something for every meal. You will truly enjoy skimming through their menu and wine list. Their menu is always evolving, which means each dining experience will be unique and special for you. Try out their specialty tapas and cocktails with friends!


Australian Cuisine, Cocktails


Address: 89 Surf Parade, Broadbeach QLD 4218, Australia
Phone: (07) 5570 3060


“Loved Koi at Broadbeach. The meals were delicious, the service was good. Live music on a Sunday is a MUST. The Koi Boys were amazing. Food was delicious, would definitely make this a must-try if you’re in Broadbeach.” – Shaun Garret

The North Room

north room aussie restaurant in gold coast

The North Room secures the final spot on our list. It is an intimate restaurant that can accommodate up to 24 people. Their menu consists of share plates. In addition to that, they have an everchanging wine list.

If you are in search of vegan and vegetarian dishes, this is the perfect place for you. Their dishes are famously gluten-free and pescatarian. All you need to do is to inform their chefs beforehand about your eating preferences and they will take care of your dishes. Check this place out today!


Australian Cuisine, Vegan and Vegetarian Dishes


Address: 1/2527 Gold Coast Hwy, Mermaid Beach QLD 4218, Australia
Phone: 0468 311 003


“Tim & Shannon at The North Room are amazing. We had dinner on Saturday night and it was one of the best dinners we’ve had in a while. The food was sensational and interesting and different from what lots of other fine dining restaurants are doing at the moment. We recommend the emu egg special. And the wine matches were brilliant, we highly recommend The North Room to anyone who is into great food and wine :)” – CT Bredhauer