Hard Rock Cafe Surfers Paradise Menu
The best ingredients in authentic creations, handcrafted by artists formerly known as chefs. This is what you came here for. Let’s get this party started.
A collection of our most popular appetizers: Signature Wings, Onion Rings, Tupelo Chicken Tenders, Southwest Spring Rolls and Potato Skins. Served with our homemade honey mustard, hickory barbecue and blue cheese dressings.*†
HARD ROCK NACHOS
Tortilla chips piled high and layered with three bean mix, Monterey Jack and cheddar cheeses, pico de gallo, jalapeños and green onions. Garnished with sour cream. Add southwest chicken* or fajita beef* for a little extra.
Jumbo wings, coated with our signature smoked dry rub, slow roasted and served with blue cheese and carrot and celery sticks. Choice of Buffalo style or grilled with our Classic Rock, Tangy or Heavy Metal sauces or dry seasoned.
Tupelo Chicken Tenders
Hand-breaded, lightly fried tenderloins of chicken, served with mustard and hickory barbecue sauces.*
Crispy potato skins filled with our homemade cheese sauce, smoked bacon and green onions. Served with a side of sour cream.
Southwest Spring Rolls (V)
Stuffed with spinach, black beans, cilantro, corn, jalapenos, diced red peppers and Jack cheese. Served with freshly made Hard Rock salsa, guacamole and chipotle ranch dressing.†
Cauliflower Wings (V)
Crispy Buffalo style cauliflower “wings” served with blue cheese, celery and carrot sticks. Choice of Hickory BBQ, Tangy, Classic Rock, or Heavy Metal sauces.†*
Choose from our homemade dressings: ranch, honey mustard, Caesar, blue cheese, balsamic vinaigrette, lite Italian and oil & vinegar.
Chicken Caesar Salad
Romaine lettuce tossed in our homemade Caesar dressing, topped with grilled chicken breast, croutons and shaved Parmesan cheese. Substitute your chicken for fajita beef* or grilled salmon* for a little extra.
Grilled Chicken Arugula Salad
Baby arugula, thinly sliced grilled chicken, spicy pecans, dried cranberries and fresh oranges tossed in lemon balsamic vinaigrette, topped with crumbled feta cheese.†*
Haystack Chicken Salad
This Hard Rock special combines fresh mixed greens, carrots, corn, pico de gallo and shredded cheese with creamy ranch dressing. Topped with spiced pecans, crisp tortilla straws and your choice of Tupelo fried chicken or a grilled chicken breast.† *
Mixed greens topped with grilled chicken, avocado, tomatoes, red onions, egg, smoked bacon and Monterey Jack and cheddar cheese. Served with choice of dressing.* (g)
It doesn't get any better than this: the freshest ingredients, sourced directly by our chefs and transformed into a feast fit for a rock star. Complement your entrée with a glass of one of our fine wines. Add a side Caesar or House Salad for a little extra.
Your choice of grilled chicken, beef or shrimp, served
with pico de gallo, Monterey Jack and cheddar cheese,
fresh guacamole, sour cream and warm tortillas.*
Grilled Vegetables with sautéed mushrooms (V)
Twisted Mac, Chicken & Cheese
Cavatappi macaroni tossed in three-cheese sauce mixed with Classic wing sauce and roasted red peppers. Topped with Parmesan parsley bread crumbs and grilled chicken breast.* $1 from the sale of this item will benefit Make-A-Wish® Australia.
Grilled Tasmanian Salmon
8-oz filet, wrapped in cedar paper, grilled tender and drizzled with sweet and spicy barbecue sauce with maître d’butter. Served with smashed potatoes and seasonal veggies.*
Beer Battered Fish & Chips
Beer battered fish fried golden brown, seerved with fries and a citrus spiked tartar sauce with fresh coleslaw.*
An 8-oz chicken breast cooked in a parsley Parmesan breading topped with Napolitana sauce and melted mixed cheeses. Served with seasoned fries and salad with your choice of dressing.*
Hard Rock Gravy
Tennessee Barbecue Sauce (g)
Seasoned French Fries (g)
Twisted Mac & Cheese
Fresh Seasonal Vegetables (g)
Garlic Smashed Potatoes (g)
Side House Salad †
Side Caesar Salad †
Grilled Shrimp (g)
‘Pasta with Heat’ Penne pasta tossed in a rich tomato sauce with diced red peppers, chorizo, bacon bits, shallots, merlot butter and finished with fresh herbs. Served with a succulent Cajun spiced chicken breast and garlic bread.†*
Fresh, fine, earth-friendly ingredients are a given here. Certified Australian Angus Beef, always fire-grilled to perfection, just the way you like it.
A 10.5-oz (300g) Scotch Fillet, grilled to perfection, topped with garlic butter. Served with garlic mashed potatoes and seasonal veggies.*
NEW YORK STRIP STEAK
Big and juicy 12-oz (340g) New York strip steak, seasoned and fire-grilled just the way you like it. Topped with maître d' butter and served with garlic smashed potatoes, Hard Rock gravy and seasonal veggies. * (g)
A 8-oz (220g) rump steak marinated in our very own home-made Tennessee barbecue sauce and grilled to your liking. Served with garlic smashed potatoes and seasonal veggies.*(g)
Get your napkins ready, because our fork-tender signature smokehouse specialties are marinated in awesomeness before they’re slow-cooked, right here in our own in-house smokers. Served with seasoned fries, cowboy beans and citrus coleslaw.
Hickory-Smoked Barbecue Combo
Perfect for people who want it all — your choice of
ribs, chicken or pulled pork.
Hickory Smoked Ribs
Fall-off-the-bone tender baby back ribs, rubbed with our signature seasonings and basted with hickory barbecue sauce.
Half chicken, brined then basted with our hickory barbecue sauce and roasted until fork-tender.
Love me tender? One bite of our slow-cooked, authentically Memphis pulled pork or chicken and you’ll know why we’d never trust something as important as this to anyone else. Served with seasoned fries, cowboy beans and citrus coleslaw.
Hickory-smoked pulled pork with chipotle barbecue sauce, cheddar and Monterey Jack cheese, crispy fried jalapeños and onions, piled high on a toasted brioche bun.*
HICKORY-SMOKED PULLED PORK
Hand-pulled smoked pork with hickory barbecue sauce on a toasted brioche bun. Served with seasoned fries, cowboy beans and citrus coleslaw.*
Classic Club Sandwich
Thinly sliced grilled chicken (served cold), smoked bacon, vine-ripened tomato, iceberg lettuce and rich mayonnaise on toasted sourdough bread. Served with citrus coleslaw.†*
Every 8oz burger patty is made with our proprietary blend of premium grade beef. Grilled medium (unless you say otherwise) and served on a toasted bun with seasoned fries and special sauce. Add a choice of your preferred side for a little extra.
ORIGINAL LEGENDARY® BURGER
Beef burger topped with smoked bacon, cheddar cheese, golden fried onion ring, crisp lettuce, vine ripened tomato and special sauce.†*(g)
Legendary ® Aussie Burger
Our Local Legendary® Aussie burger cranks our Original Legendary up a notch to the next level. An 8oz beef patty with melted Cheddar cheese, caramelized onions, crisp seasoned bacon, beetroot, a fried egg, lettuce and vine-ripened tomato.†*(g)
Hickory Barbecue Bacon Cheeseburger
Beef burger basted with hickory barbecue sauce and topped with caramelized onions, cheddar cheese, smoked bacon, crisp lettuce and vine-ripened tomato.†*(g) $1 from the sale of this item will benefit Make-A-Wish® Australia.
The Big Cheeseburger
Topped with your choice of three thick slices of American, Monterey Jack, cheddar or Swiss cheese, served with crisp lettuce, vine-ripened tomato and red onion.†* (g)
quinoa burger (V)
A homemade patty of quinoa, red onion, portobello mushroom, eggs, pecans, barley, soy sauce, and breadcrumbs, topped with hummus, arugula, tomato, grilled red onion and cheddar cheese.†*
GUINNESS® BACON CHEESEBURGER
Topped with Jameson bacon jam and GUINNESS cheese sauce, served with crisp lettuce and vine-ripened tomato.†*
Java lava burger
Awakened with espresso rub and homemade lava sauce, crunchy java onions, melted cheddar cheese, crisp seasoned bacon, crisp lettuce and vine-ripened tomato, garnished with a fried jalapeño.†*
Topped with spicy fried onions, fried jalapeños, pepperjack cheese with arugula, vine-ripened tomato and sriracha mayo.†*
All burgers served with seasoned French fries
Substitute seasoned French fries for Hard Rocks savoury artisan fries or onion rings. Choices between sweet potato fries, herb chimicurri artisan fries, or parmesan Romano fries with garlic aioli for a little extra.
Upgrade your burger with:
Sub onion rings
Add American, Cheddar, Swiss or Jack cheese for a little extra.
Fresh, delicious desserts, shakes and coffees.
HOT FUDGE BROWNIE
Vanilla ice cream and hot fudge on a fresh homemade brownie, topped with chopped walnuts, chocolate sprinkles, fresh whipped cream and a cherry.† $1 from the sale of this item will benefit Make-A-Wish® Australia.
OREO® COOKIE CHEESECAkE
Made in-house, a generous helping of Oreo® cookies baked in our rich and creamy NY-style cheesecake, with a decadent Oreo® cookie crust.
FRESH APPLE COBBLER
Served warm with vanilla ice cream, topped with walnuts and caramel sauce.† Thick, juicy apples are mixed with the finest spices and baked until golden brown. Our fresh apple cobbler is so good you’ll think your grandmother made it!
SINFUL HOT FUDGE SUNDAE
Three large scoops of vanilla ice cream, topped with our famous hot fudge sauce, chopped walnuts, fresh whipped cream, chocolate sprinkles and a cherry. †
Can't decide? Try our dessert combo, a smaller serving of Apple Cobbler, Hot Fudge Brownie and Oreo Cookie Cheesecake.
Your choice of vanilla or chocolate ice cream. Another Hard Rock Cafe legend. Put it in a souvenir 23-oz. Hurricane glass or 20-oz Pint and the glass for a little extra.
Our Hard Rock signature ice cream offerings are chocolate or vanilla.†
Enjoy on the rocks or ask your server to add a splash of your favourite to your coffee:
Baileys Irish Cream
Cointreau Orange Liqueur
Kids menu is for AGES 10 and UNDER
A lil’ version of our famous Hard Rock Cafe burger with American Cheese on a classic bun served with fries.
An all-beef hot dog served on a bun with fries.
Hand-Breaded chicken tenderloins, fried golden brown served with fries. Comes with honey mustard on the side.
Every Lil' Rocker's favourite — twisted macaroni & a creamy cheese sauce served with garlic toast and fries.
HRC FISH 'N CHIPS
Australian barramundi fries in batter served with french fries and our own tartar sauce.
PASTA WITH RED SAUCE
Twisted cavatappi pasta topped with marinara sauce and served with fries and garlic toast.
Oven Roasted Chicken Salad
Fresh greens, toasted croutons, oven roasted diced chicken breast, seasoned bacon bits, Cheddar and Jack cheese. Served with your choice of dressing.
or Coke Float for a little more
Hot Fudge Sundae for a little more
We hold allergy information for all menu items, please speak to your server for further details. If you suffer from a food allergy please ensure that your server is aware at time of order.
†Contains nuts or seeds. *Consuming raw or undercooked hamburgers, meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.
(g) indicates the items can be made gluten free.