The Gold Coast’s Best Nightclubs, Bars & Lounges

The Gold Coast has long been famous for it’s nightlife and now it’s really starting to mature, with several new clubs and a diverse range of choices. If you want to go old school, there’s the pubs and if you feel like dressing up for a sophisticated experience you can try a lounge bar or cocktail bar. If dancing the night way is your thing, or raving your way through until the sun rises, there’s nightclubs for that too.

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The center of all the action is in Surfers Paradise, on Cavill Avenue and Orchid Avenue. Come night time the area transforms into Australia’s party capital. You’ll see limos coming and going dropping people to the clubs and bars, you’ll be sure to spot someone famous, and you’ll be able to party till the sun starts to break through. The next Hot spot is Broadbeach, along Surf Parade and Victoria Avenue you will find lounge bars, cocktail bars and clubs, many open till 5AM. Just across the road is Jupiters Casino where you’ll find several bars and the popular PA Pub which is where many kick off there night from.

The big list of Gold Coast night clubs, lounges, bars and pubs. Enjoy responsibly!

Surfers Paradise

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COCKTAILS
An icon of the Gold Coast entertainment scene since 1989 and the largest nightclub in Surfers Paradise.
Location: 3-15 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5592 1955

MELBAS ON THE PARK
Another icon of the Gold Coast entertainment scene, nightclub, lounge, gaming, restaurant and bar. It’s a must visit.
Location: 46 Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5538 7411

THE AVENUE
One of the original clubs, it’s been entertaining people since 1984. Featuring live music.
Location: 4 Orchid Avenue, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5592 1678

VANITY NIGHTCLUB
One of the Gold Coast newer, and upmarket, nightclubs.
Location: 26 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5582 6188

SIN CITY
One of the coast’s newer clubs and one of the glitziest.
Location: 22 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5582 6100

CLUB LIV
Featuring the worlds largest LED Matrix and NEXO Sound System
Address: 26 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise

ELSEWHERE BAR
A mix of live music, artists and dj’s make this a club with a difference.
Location: 1/23 Cavill Ave, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5592 6880

HOLLYWOOD SHOWGIRLS
Exotic dancers and bar.
Location: 19 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5592 2272

WAXY’S IRISH PUB
A traditional Irish pub, bar, meals, cocktails and more
Location: 3206 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5526 7655

STINGRAY
Water views and cocktails in a very classy environment.
Location: 7 Staghorn Avenue, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5584 1200

FIX BAR
Fix Bar at Hilton Surfers Paradise offers a contemporary environment and the perfect place for a laid back cocktail.
Location: 6 Orchid Ave, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5680 8121

CENTRAL LOUNGE BAR & DINING
Fine food and cocktails
Address: 27 Orchid Avenue, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5592 3228

CLOCK HOTEL
Lounge Bar, Street Bar and Bistro
Address: 3282 Surfers Paradise Boulevard, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5539 0344

HELM BAR & BISTRO
Waterfront views and relaxed atmosphere, live music, sports bar, TAB and large range of local and imported beers.
Location: 30-34 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5538 9677

CLUB BOUTIQUE
5 star nightlife venue
Address: Forum Arcade, 26 Orchid Avenue, Surfers Paradise
Phone: 0432 089 500

G-CLEF KARAOKE
What do you get when you mix a Japanese Restaurant, Bar and Karaoke (KTV) Joint, loads of fun!
Location: Shop 3/RSL Centre, 9 Beach Rd, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5570 4477

SURFERS PARADISE TAVERN
Another icon of the original Gold Coast entertainment scene, the Beergarden as it’s otherwise know features live music, pool tables, bar, cocktails and more.
Location: Corner Cavill Mall and Orchid Avenue, Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5570 1322

SURFERS SANDBAR
Directly across from the beach, it’s a laid back place to grab a greta meal and a drink, day or night.
Location: 52 The Esplanade Surfers Paradise
Phone: (07) 5526 9994

Main Beach

Fisherman’s Wharf Tavern
Fisherman’s Wharf Tavern offers the ultimate in casual waterfront dining, live entertainment, TAB, Keno and gamine machine facilities.
Location: 60 Seaworld Drive, Main Beach
Phone: (07) 5571 0566

Vue Restaurant & Bar
Address: Marina Mirage Waterfront, Shop 3, Seaworld dr, Main Beach
Phone: (07) 5531 2488

Beluga Bar And Restaurant
Shop 4, 26-30 Tedder Ave, Main Beach
Phone: (07) 5591 1366

Broadbeach

EAST
Nightclub, open until 5AM.
Location: 88 Surf Parade, Broadbeach
Contact: (07) 5538 8868

LOVE NIGHTLIFE
Nightclub, open until 5AM.
Location: Basement Niecon Plaza, Albert Avenue, Broadbeach
Contact: (07) 5538 8339

PLATINUM NIGHTCLUB
Nightclub, open until 5AM.
Location: Niecon Tower basement, 19 Victoria Ave, Broadbeach
Contact: (07) 5592 4433

1TWO3
Location: Shop 10 Phoenician Resort, Surf Parade, Broadbeach
Contact: (07) 55384123

ALTO CUCINA & BAR
Live music and popular meeting point
Location: Beach end, The Oasis, Broadbeach Mall
Contact: 07 5539 0377

AURA
Cocktails and Tapas
Location: Shop Number 1, Sonata Building, Surf Parade, Broadbeach
Contact: (07) 5526 9506

BROADBEACH TAVERN
A traditional pub, often has live entertainment.
Location: Cnr Charles Avenue and Old Burleigh Rd Broadbeach
Contact: (07) 5538 4111

J BAR and the Atrium at JUPITERS
Two bars inside the Jupiters Casino
Location: Jupiters Hotel and Casino, Broadbeach
Contact: 1800 074 145

THE ENVY HOTEL
One of the most popular night clubs/lounge bars on the Gold Coast.
Location: Niecon Tower, Victoria Av, Broadbeach,
Contact: 1800 074 145

ROOM 81 – SOFITEL GOLD COAST
The stylish Room81 has an exceptional wine list and impressive cocktail menu, with the stylish service to match.
Location: 81, Surf Parade, Broadbeach 4218
Contact: (07) 5592 2250

TC’S – SOFITEL GOLD COAST
TC’s Bar & Gaming Lounge provides guests with a full service bar with an all day dining menu.
Location: 81, Surf Parade, Broadbeach 4218
Contact: (07) 5592 2250 or visit the website for more information.

KOI LOUNGE BAR
Koi offers a sophisticated ambiance, a relaxed dining experience with an uncomplicated menu with a large variety of sharing dishes.
Location: Cnr Albert Ave & Surf Pde, Broadbeach
Contact: (07) 5570 3060

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