The Groove Train North Lakes

Locally sourced and high-quality ingredients are dynamically paired to create a new fusion of modern Australian cuisine with European influences at The Groove Train North Lakes. Try the wood fire restaurant, café and bar menu in an urban-industrial setting incorporating a modern remix of retro design.

The Food

Serving delectable dishes made fresh to order with the finest ingredients available, the Groove Train menu is made up of over 100 tasty choices.

Sourced in partnership with suppliers and growers with sustainable practices, the fruit and vegetable that goes into the dishes at The Groove Train North Lakes include grass-fed cattle of the elite Victorian High Country and Gippsland region and chicken from chemical-free La Ionica Poultry.

In addition to mindfully sourced produce for a better taste and a stronger Australia, the pizza dough is hand-stretched and made to order using natural ingredients, the bread is baked locally and made fresh daily, and the tomatoes used for Napoli sauce, pizza’s and pastas are imported directly from Italy. Talk about dedication to flavour, sustainability and authenticity.

The Menu

The Groove Train is known for being a leader in appealing to all appetites and flavours, something they’ve achieved through offering the facets to their business – the café, the restaurant and the bar.

The café is where you go for a quick pit stop, picking up a Groove Press Craft Coffee – their very own roasted coffee, an intricate, complex sourced blend, designed for mild to medium strength. Not a coffee drinker but still need some caffeine? The Groove Train offers Tea Drop varieties by the pot including Honeydew Green, Cleopatra’s Champagne, English Breakfast, Supreme Early Grey, Peppermint and more. Don’t forget about the freshly squeezed juices made to order and the cold drinks menu of milkshakes and juices. And what is a café without a selection of individual cakes, slices and tarts in a display cabinet?

With over 100 dishes to choose from, the menu is sure to please everyone. Visit for a delicious breakfast of pancakes or book a family dinner and enjoy wood-fired pizzas. Other menu options include Small Plates (entrees), Share Plates, Handhelds (burgers), Pier to Paddock (beef and chicken mains), Pastas & Risottos, From the Garden (salads).

Want to finish with a sweet treat? Their dessert menu features tiramisu, chocolate mousse and a Nutella calzone.

The Story

Starting on the streets of Melbourne in the summer of 1998, The Groove Train founder, Rocky Veneziano, saw a lack of flavourful, bold dishes that appealed to any and all appetites. Envisioning how he would close this gap in the Melbourne foodie scene, Rocky saw a place where people came for the food but lingered over drinks and conversation because everyone was having too much fun to leave. After making his vision a reality, the idea caught on and today there are over 20 Groove Train restaurants across Melbourne and up to Brisbane.

The Groove Train North Lakes is a dining superstar, try it for yourself!

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All sorts of group holiday, work travel, tour and transfer needs can be catered to and accommodated, so please don’t hesitate to get in touch to discuss your requirements.

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Find Us

Shop 1053, Westfield North Lakes, 1 North Lakes Drive, North Lakes, 4509 QLD

Contact Us

(07) 3204 4039


Please note due to the COVID-19 outbreak operating hours may be affected. See operator website for up to date information

Opening Hours

8:00am - 8:30pm
8:00am - 8:30pm
8:00am - 8:30pm
8:00am - 8:30pm
8:00am - 9:00pm
8:00am - 9:00pm
8:00am - 9:00pm

Public holidays may vary

Important COVID-19 Update

Although every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information provided, Visit Moreton Bay Region can not be held responsible for incorrect or misleading information due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Please do the right thing and follow the directions of the Queensland Government.

From 15 May 2020 - you may travel a maximum of 150km from your home for non-contact activity such as exploring national parks, hiking, visiting dog parks, dining-in at restaurants (10 patrons at a time) and more.

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