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Canteen Coffee

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Cafe, Australian
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23 Park Ave, Gold Coast, Queensland 4220, Australia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place makes the perfect coffee, best one I have found so far on my Goldcoast holiday. Service was also lovely. We have been back a few times :)

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Thank Jacqueline W
Gold Coast, Australia
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go to this coffee shop quite regularly and nearly always get their white choc and blueberry muffin. Yum!!! Nicest muffin I think I've ever had. Their fruit toast is also yummy, with heaps more to choose from in their cabinet. Though I don't drink coffee, my friend says its one of the best she's had.

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Thank diannefegan
Canberra, Australia
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100 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

As noted above, it's the best coffee in Burliegh. Set in a quirky kind of lane way in the midst of the shops is both a cafe and a coffee shop. You can be served coffee in the various seating arrangements in the lane way, but food is served in the cafe. The cafe also has a nice array of... More 

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Thank Anthony H
Gold Coast
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86 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Tucked away with a quirky atmosphere in the mall, Canteen offers great coffee and an interesting selection of breakfast items with a Mediterranean twist. Always has a a vast selection of regular clientele.

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Thank Baliroz
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 341 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

This is without doubt one of the coast's great cafes. A superb menu with items such as labneh and baba ganoush plus all the usual items. The coffee is always superb and the service is always friendly and fast. I've been coming here for years. The outstanding service by Jordan and his team is really impressive! 5+ stars. Plus always... More 

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Thank UselessJRPass
Gold Coast, Australia
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Great cafe with good menu and and great service. Unfortunately for me I had already eaten prior to a business meeting I had here. My guest had a sensational breakfast that I would have loved to have eaten. Just a great place, with easy parking out the front

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Thank davidjohnstone
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

It was all good but, unfortunately, it has a small kitchen and getting our food was very slow. This doesn't work with children, or tired adults .

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Thank Claire O
Gold Coast, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

If I am ever in burleigh and have a chance I always grab a coffee from Canteen it is simply the best!!! Always consistent and never disappointing. The only thing that is frustrating is no matter the time of day you will wait at least 10-15 minutes for your coffee!!! Sometimes more like 20... This is the price you pay... More 

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Thank MDennis21
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Canteen is a great place for a morning coffee. The coffee is excellent. Preparation very good . Service takes a while but is expected where the coffee is so good. I enjoyed the alleyway street vibe. High recommended.

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Thank Gerry J
Broadbeach, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Obsessed with delicious canteen breakfast, love the middle eastern flavours, super friendly staff, it's our local brekkie

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Thank Chantelle O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Park Ave, Gold Coast, Queensland 4220, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Burleigh Heads

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