We’re talking letting loose and enjoying a casual night out with good food and great music, beverages-a-plenty, amazing company and an even better atmosphere. Here are 7 Surfers Paradise bars to let your hair down at!
1. Fix Cocktail Bar
Touted as the ‘sexiest spot’ in Surfers Paradise; Fix Cocktail Bar transports you to the sensational 1930s with vintage style interiors. Sink into a plush armchair and enjoy the sparkling lights of the cityscape viewed from Hilton’s must-visit bar. And forget prohibition, the cocktail menu here is outstanding. From the perfectly-prepared classics to the creative contemporary fusions, this is one bar that you’ll get comfy in.
2. Seventy7 Café & Bar
Live music on the weekends really sets the scene at Seventy7 Café & Bar, and did we mention the unparalleled 360-degree views of the ocean and Gold Coast Hinterland? Yep, this is the bar located on the SkyPoint Observation Deck at the top of Q1. There’s no better place to let your hair down then in the sky! Check out the live music line up and enjoy the sunset from way up high.
3. Howl At The Moon
One word – Karaoke! Howl At The Moon is one of the few places in Surfers Paradise that offer private karaoke rooms for when you’ve had a hard week at work and all you want to do is belt out Celine Dion’s rendition of All By Myself at the top of your lungs, wine glass in the other hand. The live entertainment, delicious tapas menu and alfresco dining will keep your friends busy while you sing your little heart out.
4. Helm Bar & Bistro Surfers
It’s summer all year round at Helm, with a totally casual atmosphere captured in a nautical fit out. Live music, an amazing tapas menu and views of the river set the tone for a relaxed night. It’s that sports bar feel with a beachside touch.
5. House of Brews
This American-style gem in the heart of Surfers has won a load of awards and it’s no wonder – House of Brews is truly unique in its celebration of all things rock, brews and BBQ! Fried goods, hearty burgers and a truly envious beer offering keep you in a USA state of mind, and the rock and blues artists mean you’re taking that hair tie out and crooning along with the best of them.
Contrary to its name, you don’t want to be ANYWHERE else except Elsewhere Bar when it comes to letting loose. This is the place to go if you enjoy seeing the coolest dance music acts who are touring (and of course all the amazing local artists). Dance the night away until the wee hours of the morning at this unique Surfers Paradise venue.
7. Surfers Paradise Beer Garden
Surfers Paradise Beer Garden is the kind of place that appeals to everyone in the group. Its iconic status has been built over decades (since 1925 to be exact!) and as the times have changed, so to has this local favourite. The famous beergarden features some of the best live music and atmosphere on the Gold Coast. With a dedicated burger bar and the constant hustle and bustle that comes with being a popular place, make this a perfect let-your-hair-down kind of venue.