Gold Coast Cheap Eats | Gourmand and Gourmet

Gold Coast Cheap Eats

  • Food & Booze
  • Gold Coast
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Seafood

When pay day is just slightly too far away but you’re done with cans of tuna and Mi-Goreng there’s nothing sweeter than finding a bargain, and we’ve sniffed out some of the Gold Coast’s best.

SALT MEATS CHEESE| SURFERS PARADISE

You might want to consider joining the gym because all-you-can-eat pizza is way too good to pass up. Pig out on pizza on Monday nights for just $20 with any drink purchased after 6pm.

BETTY’S BURGERS| SOUTHPORT

Haven’t sunk your teeth into Betty’s buns yet? What have you been doing with yourself? With beef, lettuce, tomato, onion, cheese and Betty’s special sauce, the classic is a steal for just a tenner.

MR PP’S DELI & ROOFTOP| SOUTHPORT

We don’t mean to lac-tease you, but Mr PP’s Deli & Rooftop is serving up $5 tasting boards Monday-Friday. That means you’ve got some extra $$$ for all the vino. Score!

TRIBECA NYC| SURFERS PARADISE

Looking for stick to your ribs value? Get saucy with Tribeca NYC’s Wednesday rib special – BBQ pork ribs, slaw and fries for just shy of a $20 with any drink purchase. We recommend skipping lunch.

VN (VIETNAMESE) BAKERY| SOUTHPORT

Sometimes nothing else but a soft, crunchy bahn mi or a huge, comforting bowl of pho will do. Located within Australia Fair, VN Bakery is equal parts cheap and delicious with $7 rolls and $10 bowls.

ALOHA BAR & DINING| BROADBEACH

Champagne tastes on a beer budget? Aloha Bar & Dining is your girl. Sundays are for $1 oysters from 5pm, which means you can buy at LEAST three more cocktails, right? There are also $10 poke bowls and $5 skewers Tuesdays, $1 dumplings Wednesday and half price tacos on Thursdays. You’ll never have to eat anywhere else!

MUSO RAMEN NOODLE & GYOZA BAR| MERMAID BEACH

Slurp down some savings at MUSO Ramen with bowls of rich, flavoursome ramen for less than $15 a pop.

BINE CRAFT BEER BAR| NOBBY’S BEACH

$5 craft beers and 50c wings between 4pm-6pm. Hell. Freaking. Yeah. Not a typo friends, just a damn good bargain at Bine Craft Beer Bar everyday bar Tuesday. Wanting more finger lickin’ chicken? Their chicken parmies are just $15, WITH a beer tasting paddle on Thursdays.

GOVINDAS| BURLEIGH HEADS

Vegetarians rejoice! Govindas is forever faithful, serving up heaped plates of curries, pasta bakes and salads for just $12 a plate. Love you forever and ever Govindas!

BASKK AT KIRRA POINT | COOLANGATTA

Feeling roasted by Monday? Let Baskk soothe you with their local roast night special. $15 per person will get you a share board of juicy seasonal roast meats, veg, gravy and a crusty roll. Comfort city.

Fish out that couch change and get feasting!

Words by Words by Emma Callaghan
- the gourmand who considers every day taco Tuesday.