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Gold Coast Cafe Restaurants

Banksy Bar & Kitchen

Banksy Bar & Kitchen

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:AM

Broadbeach

Soak up the iconic Gold Coast lifestyle while brunching with style at Banksy Bar & Kitchen on Gold Coast Highway in Broadbeach. This new addition to the local dining scene boasts a modern industria...
Cafe Bar DokiDoki

Cafe Bar DokiDoki

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 8:00:AM

Palm Beach

Discover the only café on the Gold Coast that serves super fluffy soufflé pancakes and Japanese-infused fare at Café Bar DokiDoki on Fifth Avenue in Palm Beach. This eatery oozes rustic charm with ...
Espresso Bonsai

Espresso Bonsai

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:AM

Surfers Paradise

BONSAI BARDRINKS & TAPASRelax mode environment offering local, national and international wines, Balter on tap and creative cocktails. Function spaces available. Open on public holidays, check Instagram for updates.
Aux Fines Bouches

Aux Fines Bouches

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 8:00:AM

Burleigh Heads

A sheer passion for fine patisserie is behind Aux Fines Bouches on Taree Street in Burleigh Heads. Step into a sweet tooth’s delight where tantalising aromas waft in the air and display cabinets ov...
Cut & Grind Cafe

Cut & Grind Cafe

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:AM

Pacific Pines

For café fare that’s a cut above the rest, Pacific Pines locals head to Cut & Grind Café on Pitcairn Way. Nestled in the Stockland Shopping Centre, this unique community-focused diner incorporates ...
Palm Court

Palm Court

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 2:00:PM

Surfers Paradise

Delight in the coveted The Langham afternoon tea in stunning Palm Court on Old Burleigh Road in Surfers Paradise and indulge in delectable savouries and pastries while revelling in views of the lag...
Bistro 19

Bistro 19

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

Sanctuary Cove

WOLF

WOLF

Cafe      Opens at 11:30:AM

North Tamborine

Parkway

Parkway

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 7:00:AM

Robina

Cafe Catalina

Cafe Catalina

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:45:AM

Southport

Boasting an unrivalled coastal location, it's time to unwind at iconic Café Catalina in Southport's Broadwater Parklands. Nestled near the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre and on the water's edge, this ca...
Two Yolks

Two Yolks

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 7:00:AM

Burleigh Heads

For an eggplosion of the best things in life – burgers, beers, good friends and good times – Burleigh Heads foodies head to Two Yolks on Connor Street. Expect eggceptional service, fare with flair ...
Tamborine Mountain Coffee Plantation
No Name Lane

No Name Lane

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

Broadbeach

Paddock Bakery

Paddock Bakery

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:AM

Burleigh Heads

Hot Shott Kitchen

Hot Shott Kitchen

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:AM

Main Beach

Joining a lively community vibe in Main Beach, Hot Shott Kitchen is a popular pick among trendy and laidback locals for fun café fare nearby iconic Gold Coast surf and sand. Tucked into Tedder Aven...
Tea & Niceties

Tea & Niceties

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 9:00:AM

Mount Tamborine

Plantation House Cafe

Plantation House Cafe

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

West Burleigh

Located in a heritage listed building by Tallebudgera Creek, Plantation House Cafe offers locals a country style cafe and gourmet grocer just off the Pacific Motorway. Revive with a freshly squeeze...
5B2F Bakehouse

5B2F Bakehouse

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:AM

Chirn Park