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Hot Chilli Bean Thai Cafe

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Opposite Coolum Surf Club | David Low Way, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
+61 54463911
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Delivery, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 14
    Very good
  • 12
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  • 3
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
A popular place

We ate here tonight and arrived about 5.45 pm. We had the best choice of tables but by the time we left the place was packed and the takeaway business was brisk too. The food was the reason for this popularity!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
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English first
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

I had the Pad Thai and my husband had the Red Curry Duck. While we waited quite a while for our meal it was definitely worth the wait!! Meals were a good size and not expensive. The customer service was very good. Staff very friendly. We'll definitely be back.

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Toowoomba
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We ate here tonight and arrived about 5.45 pm. We had the best choice of tables but by the time we left the place was packed and the takeaway business was brisk too. The food was the reason for this popularity!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Amazing food, the best chicken satay I've eaten. The location is wonderful and staff friendly but it's the food that's a stand out.

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Mjb1211, Manager at Hot Chilli Bean Thai Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your recent Tripadvisor review! We were very pleased that you enjoyed your meals and hope we can serve you again in the future. :) Kindest regards from all of us at the Hot Chilli Bean Thai! Like us on FB to be in the loop with new offers and specials! More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

The entrées all seemed like pre-packed frozen options and were a bit soggy, but edible. The mains were lovely. Creamy sauces which were quite sweet, good size serves with plenty sauce and crisp veg. Will definitely eat here again.

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Mjb1211, Manager at Hot Chilli Bean Thai Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your recent Tripadvisor review! We were very happy that you enjoyed your meals and hope we can serve you again in the future. We apologise if your entrees were not satisfactory….I would like to assure you that most of our entrees are home made and not pre packaged, however there is a couple of items... More 

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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Yum! We went here for a girls night and had delicious food! I had the satay beef and it was time! Pricing is reasonable. Service also reasonable (young girls, but they weren't bad. Just a bit annoying that you could hear them chatting and laughing just near us). I'd come back. :)

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Mjb1211, Manager at Hot Chilli Bean Thai Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Talia, Thank you very much for your recent Tripadvisor review! We were very pleased that you enjoyed your meals and hope we can serve you again in the future. We apologise if our service staff was not up to scratch on your ladies night out, it must have been a quieter night on duty, as at normal serving pace... More 

Canberra, Australia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Found this little place after coming out of the surf club which was packed and too crowded. Staff were very friendly and the beef massaman was good although I should of asked for a bit more chilli in it ( personal preference ). Good casual place

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Mjb1211, Manager at Hot Chilli Bean Thai Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Trip-advisor guest, Thank you very much for your recent Tripadvisor review! We were very pleased that you enjoyed your meals and hope we can serve you again in the future. Next time please let us know that your preference is for more fresh chilli, we can certainly accommodate your request. Each meal is prepared individually and to your taste.... More 

Coolum Beach, Australia
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52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Lovely staff, great service and food is very tasty. We live local and often just get takeaway but will regularly walk down for dinner.....wonderful place and best Thai in coolum.

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Coolum Beach, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This is a really tasty eating experience in a curbside setting. Reservations are essential. We find it great to eat early and follow it with a beach walk and a local gelati.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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231 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Late evening (for Coolum that is). Found this restaurant, on the sea front, indoor and out door tables. Was about to close, however we were warmly greeted, seated and offered the menus. We were not rushed, service was impeccable. We had an entree of salt and pepper calamari. Tender, moist and tasty. The mains were stir fried ginger veggies with... More 

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Coolum Beach, Australia
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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

Amazing fresh Thai food excellent value,friendly owners, chilli prawns and coconut rice , good on you pat the best chef ever . Love the fish cakes and Thai fried rice , eating outside relaxing BYO great

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Additional Information about Hot Chilli Bean Thai Cafe

Address: Opposite Coolum Surf Club | David Low Way, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
Phone Number: +61 54463911
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Coolum Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 162
Cuisine: Thai

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Opposite Coolum Surf Club | David Low Way, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Coolum Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 54463911

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 162
  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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