El Ranchero


Dolly Parton's Mexican Fiesta Cocktail Bar is a hidden gem in the industrial estate of Burleigh Heads, Gold Coast.

Hacienda-inspired decor, with Dolly Parton shining bright as their holy lady of Guadalupe behind the bar, festoons under the open night sky on a large timber deck, delicious cocktails, and route 66 inspired food that will blow your mind.

El Ranchero is open to the public 4 nights a week, however closes for private / corporate events also.

El Ranchero is perfect for groups of up to 60, celebrating occasions such as weddings, engagements and birthdays.
It is also perfect for corporate and networking events, product launch, comedy and live music events and more.


  • Alfresco/Outdoor Dining
  • Entertainment
  • Live Music
  • Pet Friendly - Enquire
  • Suitable for Functions


  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.


El Ranchero

36 Central Drive
Burleigh Heads, Queensland 4220



Destination Gold Coast acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we are situated, the Kombumerri families of the Yugambeh Language Region. 
We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging, and recognise their continuing connections to the lands, waters and their extended communities throughout Southeast Queensland.