Sanctuary Cove Restaurants & Bars

In compliance with the Australian Government's COVID-19 restrictions on indoor dining/bar venues, all restaurants and bars at InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort will adhere to maximum occupancy limits and social distancing practices. Please note: bookings will be required to dine in all restaurant venues. 

In-room dining will be operating for all guests in the hotel.


Wind down inside the beautiful grounds of InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort with a taste of the Gold Coast's finest. With an ingrained philosophy of sustainability, the Resort offers contemporary dining experiences inspired by local produce and authentic flavour.

Start your day off right with our impressive gourmet breakfast in Cove Café with barista-made coffee or discover the heights of signature dining in The Fireplace with interactive chef stations preparing your meal right before your eyes. In addition to the array of enticing dining options, the Resort also offers a vibrant bar scene. Lay poolside by the beach lagoon, cocktail in hand at The Pool House, enjoy an evening of sophisticated relaxation with pre-dinner drinks or an after dinner nightcap at Verandah Restaurant & Bar or indulge in our High Coffee with rich espresso martinis. 


Cove Café

Showcasing the finest in local flavour, Cove Café’s gourmet breakfast offers a haven of indulgence with a la carté options.

The Fireplace

Fusing contemporary provincial style with wood-fired cuisine, The Fireplace unearths signature dining using produce grown in the Resort. 

Verandah Restaurant & Bar

With stunning vistas across the leafy native gardens surrounding the Resort, Verandah Restaurant & Bar is an idyllic venue to meet and socialise. 

Pool House Food
The Pool House

Relax and revitalise, enjoying poolside dining overlooking the beach lagoon pool with tropical cocktails, fruit salads and juices.

Arnie’s Café and Bar

Arnie’s Café and Bar is a casual all day dining eatery, InterContinental guests can charge their bill back to their room for post-workout ease.

High Coffee

Experience an afternoon of espresso-infused indulgence with a caffeinated twist on the classic tradition of High Tea. 

Fresh Muesli at Cove Cafe
Dining Experiences

Savour a realm of dining innovation; discover our special occasions and latest culinary offers here. 



Matt Hart - Executive Chef
Meet Our Executive Chef

Executive Chef, Matt Hart, has put his creative stamp on the Resort's restaurants, bars and events.