CLOSED: From Earth and Water

Overall rating: 4.0 stars 10 Reviews
Serves meat, veg options available. Originally raw vegan place then changed menu in 2014 to adding dairy and then meat. Uses organic ingredients. The blackboard menu is subject to change often depending on seasonality of ingredients available. Previously on James St, Burleigh Heads. NOV 2014 REPORTED SHUT, CONFIRMED BY ITS WEB. Price: Moderate more-less
Vegan-friendly, Ovo, Lacto, Australian, Western, Non-veg
2 West Street, Burleigh Heads
Gold Coast, Queensland 4220
0487-826302

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First Review by highonhealth
Vrymoet
Vrymoet
  • vegetarian
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+32

Amazing

4
Posted on 02 / 09 / 2014

While I was eating here I had food envy of everything I saw everyone else eating, everything on the menu looks and tastes amazing! I will definitely be going back.

Pros: All vegan
Cons: a little expensive
vegan louise
vegan louise
  • vegan
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+114

Yummy raw food

4
Posted on 08 / 17 / 2013

I love the food at From Earth and Water, although I have to be honest and say I can't stand all the noise from the blenders. if I go there now I just order takeaway. The food is a work of art to me. A little on the pricey side, but raw food tends to be. Yum, yum yum!

Pros: Yummy, Food is artwork
Cons: Noisy due to blenders, bit pricey for amount of food
Lea
Lea
  • vegan
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+309

Lovely

4
Posted on 01 / 12 / 2013

I love this restaurant! The atmosphere is light, open and airy. The service was fast, efficient and polite, despite every table being full and more people waiting outside. We had two delectable, fresh, light and interesting salads, combining leaves, fruit, flower petals, raw cheeses and wafers. We accompanied these with fresh lemongrass ginger soda. Perfect for a baking hot Gold Coast summer day. This left us feeling satisfied but with room for dessert. Do not leave there without having the raw snickers dessert! With layers of light chocolate crackle, vanilla and chocolate mousse, caramel, peanut and a thin layer of chocolate on top. It is perfect, and the most incredible thing I've ever tasted. Our other dessert was vanilla ice cream with blueberry and apple sorbets. This was the creamiest, most delicious ice cream I have ever had. Amazing! Can't wait to go back and try the pasta and tacos, which others were eating and they looked great. Looked like they would be a bit more substantial and filling if you are more hungry. We lucked out and got a table straight away, but it would be worth booking, especially on weekends and holidays.

Pros: Sophisticated, light food, Excellent service, Unbelievable desserts

RobynPoppins
RobynPoppins
  • vegetarian
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+25

100% clean food!

4
Posted on 10 / 02 / 2012

After you eat here, you will feel so nourished and satisfied. The food is really high quality and very tasty. More of a dine-in experience than the fast food style. The variety is so-so but the result is incredible! And there is the unforgettable raw snickers slice for dessert that is just divine! The day I went there for it 3other people were trying to get it as well! It is the must-try!

Pros: high quality, incredible combinations, raw snickers!
Cons: pricey
Henley
Henley
  • vegetarian
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+89

Tasty Raw Delights

4
Posted on 08 / 21 / 2012

This small tucked away restaurant serves some interesting gourmet fare. We were quite hungry when we arrived (as usual!) so we got a bit excited when we ordered! While our main meals were great, satisfying and nicely balanced with a light salad, we mistakenly ordered the vegan cheese plate before our mains which was extremely rich and just a bit too full-on for our liking. Next time we will go straight to the mains or indulge in a lighter starter. Overall, nice raw vegan food, just go easy on the heavy nut/seed dishes.

Pros: Vegan , Raw, Inventive
Cons: Some dishes heavy to digest
Vegan-Winter
Vegan-Winter
  • vegan
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+23

Great food

4
Posted on 04 / 02 / 2012

Every time i have been the food is Amazing! I have loved every main i have tried and the Desserts are amazing! The raspberry cheesecake is the best Dessert i have ever had! The only negative thing i can say is the Strawberry Cheesecake was rather bland, however if i never tried their Raspberry cheesecake i might not have found the strawberry so bland. I would take anyone to this fine establishment. I always feel full and content. Great food!

Pros: Well presented food, High quality
TarawrasaurusRex
TarawrasaurusRex
  • vegan
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+32

Really enjoyed this place :D

4
Posted on 01 / 18 / 2012

The staff was friendly, the atmosphere was really nice but the food was amazing :D The meals are definitely worth the price, so filling and you get so much variety and the desserts are fantastic. You can even buy really tasty raw vegan ice cream directly from this restaurant :D

Pros: excellent food, healthy cuisine, good value
Cons: a bit cramped
Bianca green girl
Bianca green girl
  • vegetarian
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+24

Original

3
Posted on 01 / 08 / 2012

Been here twice, nice atmosphere, nicely done out, limited options, if you come late, things run out. Food is nice enough but I still felt a bit empty afterwards and went to Govindas up the road for a snack.

Pros: Nice atomsphere, Original ideas
Cons: Limited menu, Food not filling enough, Things run out
CathyChi
CathyChi
  • vegan
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+26

Amazing

4
Posted on 08 / 09 / 2011

This restaurant is amazing. The food is supurb. It is raw vegan, tasty, suitable for everyone to eat. I wish I lived closer. I ate there several times whilst staying on the Gold Coast.

Pros: Healthy, Delicious, Filling
Cons: Can run out of food
highonhealth
highonhealth
  • vegetarian
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+16

From Earth and Water

4
Posted on 11 / 07 / 2010

We are so blessed to have this cafe in Australia.. I've traveled all over North America so have eaten at a lot of raw vegan cafes, and From Earth and Water is one of the best I've ever been to. I actually travel down from Brisbane once a week to eat here.



 

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Added: 2010/09/09

 

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