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The Caf Coolum

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$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian
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Pacific on Coolum U 15 21 Birtwill St, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
+61 7 5446 3564
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06:30 - 04:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 04:00
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Brisbane, Australia
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Well priced cakes and coffee. Good selection of snacks in the cabinet. Nice atmosphere in the afternoon when the sun disappears behind the building. Staff responded well to requests. Good coffee blend and excellent carrot cake. Would go back again.

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Thank Adam W
Queensland, Australia
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169 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Highly recommended coffee shop in Coolum. Cafe is off main road. Good honest food. Friendly wait staff, merlo coffee served here as well. Good atmosphere for a small place. I had an acai bowl and flat white. Good way to start the day..worth a visit. Good job to the barista- very busy !!

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Thank Barramax
Perth, Australia
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219 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Delicious little find! We enjoyed a casual lunch here and loved the laid back vibe with nice decor (and plenty of space for pram/highchairs!) I thought it was a nice touch having colouring pencils for little people to play with - I love family friendly places so big plus here! My husband had the lamb wrap and I enjoyed the... More 

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Thank lifelovetravelfood
Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at coolum early morning on my next leg of my short holiday and was craving coffee and food. Found this little gem of a cafe, sat and perused the menu. Ordered fresh juice, coffee and some breakfast. Service was fast, in order of how it should come out and the breakfast of mushrooms on rye toast with goats cheese... More 

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Thank GrantBradman
Bowral
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looked up best places for breakkie in Coolum & this doesn't disappoint! It took longer to order than it did to get our coffee, juices & breakfast - which was all fantastic, full of flavour and cooked well! Finally somewhere that takes pride in the simple things - yum!!

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Thank Lisa M
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our son lives in Coolum and this is his local coffee shop. Service great and very busy. Used by locals regularly. Had breakfast once or twice. Lovely hot coffee.

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Thank Terry B
DiandSimon, Owner at The Caf Coolum, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review The Caf Terry B. So glad that you enjoy what we have to offer! More 

Belo Horizonte, Brazil
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good menu, the benne eggs were done properly. The best yogurt I've had in a while! Fair price for what you eat!!!

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Thank carlosv494
DiandSimon, Owner at The Caf Coolum, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review The Caf, Carlos. So glad that you enjoyed what we have to offer :) More 

1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I love this place! The food is always delicious, the coffee is impeccable and the staff are very friendly and welcoming. A must visit when in Coolum!

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Thank Jacob C
DiandSimon, Owner at The Caf Coolum, responded to this review

Thanks for your support Jacob C! Look forward to seeing you again soon :) More 

Cairns, Australia
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very average experience dining here. The food was okay, nothing special. The breakky burger could of been better. The smoothie was hot and was unable to be finished especially been a hot day! Not cheap ($7.50) for a very small smoothie. $50 later we left feel very unsatisfied .

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Thank mikaelabull
DiandSimon, Owner at The Caf Coolum, responded to this review

Hi Mikaela, we appreciate your feedback and have taken note of the points you raised. As a result we have reworked our smoothie recipe and we are sorry that you did not enjoy your visit to The Caf. More 

1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I always make the time to come up to Coolum for breakfast at the Cafe. The food and coffee are always amazing as are the friendly staff! Would recommend to anyone for a great meal on the Coast

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1 Thank ben w
DiandSimon, Owner at The Caf Coolum, responded to this review

So good to hear you are a fan of The Caf ben w! Thank you for your positive feedback and we hope to see you next time you are on the coast :) More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 04:00
Monday
06:30 - 04:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 04:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 04:00
Thursday
06:30 - 04:00
Friday
06:30 - 04:00
Saturday
06:30 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pacific on Coolum U 15 21 Birtwill St, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Coolum Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5446 3564

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?