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Bellakai

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$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian
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82 Marine Pde, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
+61 7 5599 5116
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6:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Tweed Heads
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had dined at Bellakai on a number of occasions and in the past had always had a wonderful experience. This time we were far from impressed. The restaurant used to be BYO wine for small tables and we traditionally took some of our nice wines to lunch. On this occasion when we arrived we were informed it was no... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After walking past many times we thought it was time to try this little restaurant overlooking the beach at Coolangatta. It was so worth the visit and we left thinking we should have come a lot sooner. The staff were wonderfully friendly and were happy to serve any need we had. Menu was varied and reasonably priced. Open very early... More 

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1 Thank HLP523
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Huge breakfast menu to chose from, had a large group of 13 and everything was amazing. Staff were friendly and the service was perfect.

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2 Thank Henry A
Mudgee, Australia
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff were friendly. Food was lovely Prawns were lacking on entree but otherwise couldn't complain. Good beer and wine list. Right in the beach looking over the ocean. Who could want for more

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1 Thank bencoll
South Australia, Australia
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yum. Waitress was divinely lovely and happy, my soy latte was hot and delish and our breakfasts were big and quick to the table. They catered for my GF needs and even gave our little guy a complimentary dish of cubed watermelon. Big ticks for everything, and location... Stunning. We'll be back - well done!

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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Slow service during a non peak time. The food was average and for what we paid, two coffees and two breakfasts it was over $70. If the food was amazing, I would have been happy, but we didn't enjoy it at all.

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1 Thank Emma D
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with a business function Had a set menu for the group for entree, main and dessert were ordered at 1900 Entree of assorted breads was okay, could have done with more as ended up being a small bit of bread each. Wait for main course and desert took a long time Steak was good, but dish was warm... More 

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Thank Dan R
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have dined here many times, for breakfast lunch and dinner. The service is always outstanding and the food is always very good. We have taken many guests who have stayed for holiday here, and the menu accommodates all. We are certainly grateful to have this as our local restaurant.

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2 Thank Claire P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the location opposite the water and not in a big row of cafes. Went twice in our stay. Muesli was to die for! Hubby loved the "haloumi " and kids enjoyed their eggs and French toast. Service was friendly. Food arrived quickly. Initial mocha was served in a trendy cup ( no handles and coffee too hot to pick... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I dined here for breakfast for four straight days running. The attention to service was excellent. Many a restaurant in the area could learn a thing or two from Bellakai about service. The food and coffee was very good also...We'll be back for our next stay in Coolangatta.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$3 - $26
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Marine Pde, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5599 5116
Description
Come and sit opposite the beautiful coolangatta beach,and enjoy our trained staff's hospitality and fresh cooked to order dishes.Our kitchen team has put together a great menu for you.At the moment and right up to the end of november the whales and dolphins put on quite a show.That kind of entertainment can only make our signature dish of the 'SEAFOOD TASTING PLATE'taste all the better washed down with a glass of wine from our extensive wine list.Come and join our other satisfied diners for breakfast,lunch and dinner.Don,t forget to come up and say hello to our barista "extrordinaire" who, along with our own blend of VITTORIO coffee will produce the silkiest crema you,ve tasted.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?