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The Jungle Mexican Cantina

50-58 Marine Pde | The Beach House Resort, Shop 12, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
+61 7 5536 3412
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood tacos” (4 reviews)
“chimichanga” (3 reviews)
“beef” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50-58 Marine Pde | The Beach House Resort, Shop 12, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered a fish wrap, when I received my meal it smelt and tasted off. I’m a seafood lover and I know a bad fish smell from a good one. I don’t like to make a fuss so I politely said that it smelt and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TravellingEm1
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We have been visiting The Jungle since 1986. Consistently great food combined with efficient service. Restaurant is BYO with a convenient bottle shop about 150m away. As a family we shared mixed dip platters and for meals we enjoyed a variety of tasty dishes all...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Vada
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Have been dining here for over 15 years, the food has always and still is great, i cant help feeling a little ripped for paying $28.90 for a burito or chimichanga plate, come on guys, a burrito with beans, rice and a side salad. I...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We visited The Jungle for our daughter's birthday. From the time I made the booking, the staff could not have been more friendly and helpful. We booked a large group and they handled our order professionally, with the food arriving relatively quickly. Everyone enjoyed their...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MumTheOrganiser
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Friends and I visited this place for dinner last Sunday on a weekend away, guided by the long local history and good reviews. It was beyond disappointing. The rice was crunchy and tasted stale, the seafood tacos were filled with creamy mysterious seafood bits, and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Courtney P
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Nothing fancy but huge plates of food. Value for money and left with a full belly and overall pleasant experience.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank chrisfG6173AA
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

I was in this Mexican restaurant with my partner for lunch. the treatment we received from the waiter and the amount of food were excellent! The special sangria is delight! Thank you! we will be back!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank paulabarce
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

I am not a lover of Mexican food but my daughter is. We came here on recommendations of Trip Advisors and were not disappointed. We went on a Tuesday evening and it was busier than we thought. Would recommend booking later in the week. Staff...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 705elainec
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Positioned in main street of Coolangatta, the Jungle has been there a long time providing good food experiences with various seating from the footpath to inside. An extensive menu of tasty mexican which can be seasoned to taste - a pot of hot chilli was...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 188petere
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We always call in to the Jungle in Coolangatta when visiting for a great casual relaxed meal. The food and staff have been brilliant for years and never leave disappointed. My favourite is the Chicken Chimichanga and the Veggie Tostadas.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank franko6473
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Stephen N
30 June 2018|
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Response from 705elainec | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry was on holidays at the Coast and now am home. There were lots of options though.
1 January 2017|
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Response from sunshinecoastgirl | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 AM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50-58 Marine Pde | The Beach House Resort, Shop 12, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5536 3412
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