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Bellakai

82 Marine Parade, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
+61 7 5599 5116
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“poached eggs” (19 reviews)
“oysters” (20 reviews)
“pork belly” (18 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
82 Marine Parade, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
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1 - 10 of 711 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

We have been travelling along the whole east coast and feel compelled to give this restaurant a “good” rating. The welcome was warm, the service both efficient and friendly, and the choice and quality of the food was excellent. I wouldn’t hesitate in recommending this...More

Thank Wendy087
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stumbled upon Bellakai along the beachfront of Coolangatta on my way back towards Point Danger and it was a great find. Feeling peckish we grabbed one of the casual outside dining tables with a beach view and ordered a sharing plate of stuffed jalapeños and...More

Thank galavanterAust
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the few very early opening restaurants around - I was there around 6 am but I think they open even earlier. Very good service - relaxed - but attentive. Great coffee (needed 2 thanks) and cooked breakfast. Full of locals when I went....More

Thank anzacsaway
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very lucky to have breakfast at Bellakai just before the Commonwealth Queen's Baton passed along at 7 am on 3 April. Great "special" scrambled eggs and best coffee in Coolangatta. Staff are wonderful.

Thank Roy O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is good but we were served our meals at different times. The waitress tried her hardest but I think the kitchen let them down. Too expensive for this type of service.

2  Thank joblagg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really, I expect better. The coffee is good and I encourage people I work with to go there but no more after being given stale hot cross buns, not a good look Bellakai!

1  Thank TMQue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious food & excellent service. As a Gold Coaster I was very impressed. I will certainly be back.

1  Thank 98joyo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had my parents visiting for my graduation, and they wanted to take me somewhere nice to celebrate. So I did much research, and unfortunately due to the reviews on this page I had chosen to go elsewhere. Because of the horrible weather, my other...More

1  Thank MissCaseyPaige
Reviewed March 7, 2018

A very unassuming place from the outside. Across from the beach in a good location. Service was fantastic and friendly. Catered from full meals to just a coffee. Meal was great.

1  Thank Rhonda F
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

We come to Coolangatta 2 or 3 times a year and always have dinner at Bellakai and it has always been excellent. But I am sorry that last night it was not up to its usual high standard. The service was quite slow and the...More

1  Thank CandJ_12
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Questions & Answers
Afiegert
April 21, 2017|
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Response from Bellakai C | Property representative |
We have held many functions and events at Bellakai. We have set menu options , ala carte, dietary requirements and special children's menu . We are not b.y.o, plse phone 55995116 for other information
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Christine R
December 27, 2015|
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Response from Sk8r59 | Reviewed this property |
Not usually as they have full liquor licence but they occasionally make exceptions for special occasions and special bottles of wine/champagne.
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Paul S
November 12, 2015|
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Response from WendyFr2015 | Reviewed this property |
My husband and I did not book but just walked in off the street. They were very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$3 - $42
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Monday
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Marine Parade, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5599 5116
  • E-mail
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, look out over the water while sampling our extensive wine list. Don't forget to come up and say hello to our barista extraordinaire who will produce the silkiest Vittoria Coffee crema you've ever tasted.
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