Coolum is a beautiful place for a getaway from the stresses of day-to-day life. Not only natural playground to pass the time away, Coolum is also filled with great cafes to enjoy a cup of coffee or a bite to eat.
Whether you’re looking for a filling burger, delicious pancakes, or a great cup of coffe, there are plenty of options for all. If you’re not sure where to start, any of these five favourites will be a sure hit.
Within minutes of the beach, The Caf not only has some of the best coffee in town, it also has fantastic lunch options, pastries, and even wine. Just a short stroll from the sand, The Caf is a fantastic option for any any time of day. You can enjoy all of this in their light and cool outside seating which has WiFi available for if you need to catch up on some work during your holiday or get some Facebook time in...
No beach vacation is complete without an ice cream so for the best in Coolum, head to Gelato Mio. With an ever-rotating selection of flavors that are carefully made with fresh, local, ingredients, Gelato Mio can’t be beaten. They even change the flavor compositions for each individual customer. This is a frozen treat you can feel good about eating as all the flavors are made with real ingredients, free of preservatives.
If you’re looking for a healthy start to your day or a mid-afternoon boost, the vegan focused Raw Energy is the place to go. Using only the freshest ingredients, Raw Energy makes juices, smoothies, healthy meal as well as great coffee. Located just opposite the surf club, there is plenty of vegan and gluten free options as well as satisfying sandwiches and sides so everyone can find something at this laid back cafe.
MaBoulange Cafe Patisserie
Hands down, the best cruffins and croissants in Coolum can be found at MaBoulange. The French owned patisserie make all their own baked goods in house every morning, MaBoulange is also home to the best cakes in town, with a delicious coffee menu to accompany it. You’ll feel like you’re sitting in a Parisian cafe but with a view of Coolum beach in this quaint cafe.