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The Pocket Espresso

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8 Seaview Tce, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
+61 476 793 800
06:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Wed 06:00 - 14:00
Thu - Sun 06:00 - 21:30
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Caloundra, Australia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food and coffee was fantastic! The staff are friendly and overall it was a great place for a breakfast or coffee catch up. I found the prices were expensive, which is why I have only given four stars instead of five.

Thank davekahl
Level Contributor
9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place continues to get better and better, fabulous place to take visitors. Awesome for an early morning coffee, brunch and a cheeky lunch time Jamaican ginger beer.

Thank Annabella L
Level Contributor
126 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here a couple of times now. Once in the afternoon for beer and yesterday for breakfast. Both were superb. If you want white tablecloths and silver service go elsewhere. If you want good priced, good food, come here. It just seems to be a genuinely honest place.

Thank Andy B
Level Contributor
23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Consistently fantastic coffee. Beautiful smooth and strong blend. Almond milk always texturised to the right consistency. Amazing view and great customer service from all staff.

Thank Lcutt1
Level Contributor
31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This place opens early 600am. Yoga, surf ,walk the dog or every water sport possible its all here. great coffee and food to satisfy this bohemian pocket and interesting friendly staff do it all from a shop smaller than Dr who's TARDIS. I love the bowl of warm olives and a local beer here. If your costophobic or don't like... More 

Thank David L
Gold Coast Australia
Level Contributor
91 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This place is tiny but fits in plenty of diners with seating offering a lovely view of Moffat Beach and the ocean. For breakfast we had the Turkish bread which comes filled with bacon, eggs, tomato relish and more. Beautifully fresh, hot and crunchy along with a big cup of coffee and how could you start your day better. Come... More 

Thank Roger S
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Coffee not as good as when first opened. Check barrister before ordering. Only 1 or 2 make great coffee. The young ones make crap coffee. Always running out of muffins.

1 Thank Michael R
Caloundra, Australia
Level Contributor
46 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A fun lively place to have coffee or something to eat. The staff have a passion for their work and are super friendly. The coffee is great and so is the food. A must for Moffat Beach.

Thank scruffylou
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Not one to do a bad review but hoping the staff can learn from the bad food that was sent out tonight, ate at the jungle a part of the pocket (cannot find a page for it anywhere) first the $10 bowl of chips came out stone cold along with jerk chicken that didn't taste like jerk chicken. Then the... More 

1 Thank S E
EBundellu, Owner at The Pocket Espresso, responded to this review

Hey S E, Such a bummer that your meals didn't cut the mustard on the weekend. We really love food and want to see happy, fulfilled customers leave our place. I'll make sure that I take your feedback to our guys and get them to go over your comments. Thanks for taking the time to let us know. We'd love... More 

Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

A Bloody Mary to die for......sensational service. Very cool place to hang out. Great and varied menu worth some cool dishes......well worth a visit if you're on the Sunshine Coast.

2 Thank narragin73

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Seaview Tce, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Caloundra
  • Phone Number: +61 476 793 800

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