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Sandbar Cafe & Kiosk

$$ - $$$Cafe, Seafood,
26 Esplanade Bulcock Beach | Bulcock Beach, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
+61 7 5491 0800
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Seafood, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
26 Esplanade Bulcock Beach | Bulcock Beach, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
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11 - 20 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 30 June 2017

My wife and and I met friends for lunch. Very friendly waitress. Great food, very good value for money. Lovely location.

Thank LikeTraveler
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Wow, their new breakfast menu covers all bases, from traditional favourites to modern dishes. We chose The Vego (Parmesan baked brioche French toast, truffled field mushrooms, spinach, etc) and added bacon to it, and the Belgian Pancakes (with bacon, grilled banana, maple syrup & cream),...More

Thank Janelle D
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Ticked every box and even some we didn't think of. We were obviously settled in for a long brunch so the waitperson kindly told us about the value lunch option. We stayed for lunch! One of my group mentioned she was recovering from a cold...More

Thank Lizziejane58
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Our Club was staying in Caloundra for the Beachfest weekend. a few of us went there for lunch on the Friday and the food and priceswhere awesome. Then our group was looking for somewhere for dinner as there was 22 of us we found a...More

Thank Darryn G
SandbarCafe, Owner at Sandbar Cafe & Kiosk, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Hi Darryn, Many many thanks for your review! We loved having your group dine with us, and to frequent us all weekend was wonderful. Really appreciate the great feedback; the staff were so so pleased with your comments. Yes we are very very proud of...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Warm friendly welcome to this relaxed cafe. Sat outside to soak up the atmosphere. Coffee was great, service good and cafe clean fresh and appealing. We had scrambled eggs and the fritters. Fritters were delicious. Good size serve, tasty and nice sides. This is definitely...More

1  Thank sandyclause23
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We phoned ahead to order our dinner. It was ready when they advised it would be and it was cooked perfectly. Will go back!

Thank Jaime M
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Had lunch today we both had beer battered Barra hand cut chips & salad, batter was perfect Barra was very nice chips were great . My only grumble is the price was a little expensive , staff were lovely thank you for a lovely lunch...More

Thank duncan c
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Twelve of us sat down to a beautifully prepared table & thoroughly enjoyed the canapes(delightfully presented scallops,,sweet pork etc),entree (Bangalow pork belly....yum !) the main course(a superb lamb shoulder) & the dessert(Chocolate Brownies,Macadamia crumbs,Rasberry puree & Coconut sorbet)The wine list is ok...but the food !!...More

Thank john241Caloundra
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We were in Caloundra for a family day and were meeting up with some friends. We went looking for some fish and chips and ended up at the strip beneath the Rumba resort. We tried the Sandbar takeaway and had a fantastic meal. We had...More

Thank Joel D
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Had ice cream here with the kids - best kiddie cone prices ever, only $2.50! Great compared to other places. Later had take away fish and chips. Saturday night so the place was busy, service was friendly and helpful but two items were forgotten and...More

Thank KylieDeC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Esplanade Bulcock Beach | Bulcock Beach, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Caloundra
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5491 0800
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Casual contemporary dining, overlooking the waterfront, Bulcock Beach Caloundra. More than just a Cafe, Sandbar is renowned for its emphasis on local quality produce; reasonable prices and superb service.
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