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Rainbow Beach Hotel

$$ - $$$, ,
1 Rainbow Beach Rd, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
+61 54869090
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“steak special” (3 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Rainbow Beach Rd, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

We had dinner at the pub and found sitting inside was unbearable as the music from the lone musician was far too loud. We enjoy listening to music and chatting with friends but this was over the top. The food was good. Our party had...More

Thank OzTravellers2011
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Food was overcooked and up there price wise for pub food Drinks prices were average wanting $5 for a small bottle of coke

Thank Russell L
Reviewed 11 February 2018

A few weeks ago I took visitors to the RB Hotel for dinner and food was awful. The blue cheese hamburger was inedible, pizza base was soggy and the Tbone was nowhere near the size paid for. Additionall, went to purchase some wine at the...More

Thank MAY4822
Reviewed 2 February 2018

We had dinner there for the Australia day weekend, I ordered a blue cheese-chilli burger, it just sounded really yummy and it wasn't at all sadly for me. I wondered where was the blue cheese because I couldn't see it so I asked at the...More

Thank Tania B
Reviewed 12 January 2018

The food is OK but when they charge extra for condemints that Pisces me off. I had the lunch special fish and chips. A lot of people like malt vinegar or ketchup with fish and chips. They gave me tarter sauce that I didn't want...More

3  Thank Ken R
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We came here on a hot day to order a cold drink and what I got was an unhappy staff member. No smile no greeting no Thankyou NO MANNERS. She is well presented but made the whole experience foul. The menu is so disappointing. Only...More

Thank nicthechick5
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Have been to this Hotel 3 times over the years. It looks a good hotel but the meals are disappointing. One hour ago ordered two rump steaks two roasts and two fish and chips for two grandy's. Spoke to a lady at the register who...More

1  Thank parsons58
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Pretty average service from bar staff, but you get that from time to time. However I refuse to go back to any place that charges $1 for extra tomato sauce midway through our meal, after I've already spent $60 on food and drinks. Even a...More

1  Thank Louise N
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Eat here once whilst in Rainbow Beach and found it a good place. It was busy so found it a bit little difficult to find a spare table for four but eventually one came free so we cleared it ourselves and sat down. Ordering was...More

Thank DE_and_KB
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Went for curry night. The chicken curry was excellent but the beef curry was not enjoyed. Childrens meal was freshly cooked with good size portions. Also went for pizza night. They were really nice as we're the chips and garlic bread. All freshly cooked

Thank Linda B
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Questions & Answers
Paul B
27 December 2016|
Response from Avon H | Reviewed this property |
I doubt they will take a booking for NYE. usually the kitchen would be about to close at that time; but as it's NYE probably won't have any trouble at that time slot.
Paul B
27 December 2016|
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Response from Ali_1970_2603 | Reviewed this property |
The place is beautiful but the management is rubbish. I would go else where!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Rainbow Beach Rd, Rainbow Beach, Queensland 4581, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Gympie Region  >  Rainbow Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 54869090
  • E-mail
Rainbow Beach Hotel is a beautiful two story refurbished Queenslander styled hotel. Boasting large outdoor verandahs with open dining areas around The Plantation Bar. A broad range of food is available from the bistro style menu with your classic pub meals to finer foods. Open from 10 am The Rainbow Beach Hotel is the place to visit in Rainbow Beach. Kids are welcome, Live music every Friday night, large function areas and bars on the second floor perfect for weddings or corporate groups. Rainbow Beach Hotel truly is a must in Rainbow Beach
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