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Dune Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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945 Gold Coast Hwy | Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4221, Australia
+61 7 5521 0951
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Today
06:30 - 15:30
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 15:30
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Love eating here, it's always amazing. Their fries are delicious, highly recommend the burgers and try the chocolate thick shake, it's so good!

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

This was next to our accommodation so we could go for a swim the stop here for a coffee and cake. The view is great with indoor and outdoor seating. Lovely park and right on the estuary. Coffee was great with a nice range of cakes and slices. Went here four or five times on our stay. So relaxing

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Thank AlanHou
Melbourne, Australia
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101 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Is in a perfect location but very well decked out. Menu is great and for either breakfast, brunch or lunch. Ideal even for a quick coffee. Very kids friendly and food staff

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Thank John H
Shepparton, Australia
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location with amazing food and very good service. Coffee and other drinks awesome. Lovely ambience watching the water and families/pets enjoying the location

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Thank Gail J
Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, nice coffee. Good location. Frequented many times while staying at Royal Palms. Went for breakfast and lunch. No complaints at all.

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Thank A M
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Great spot..specially to take children, if you want to enjoy a coffee. Overlooking beautiful Currumbin Creek with loads of grass & The Pirate Park for the kids to run crazy. The food is fresh & delicious with great fresh juices top coffee & delightful staff. Perfect spot to meet up with friends, with always a beautiful sea breeze on hot... More 

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Thank Sue R
Ubud, Indonesia
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great cafe for oldies, mums and dads and kids of all ages. Seagulls are a bit competitive but still a great. Coffee and cake or juices all top class. Usually full of happy families.

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Thank sandy e
Palm Beach, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is one of those gems of places whether for brekkie lunch of just a coffee on your own or not a great place to go. The food is just great always a great selection. Plus its open earlier. You sit back and forget about the day very relaxing even the kids of other people don't bother you :-).

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Thank Karen B
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Superb cafe right on the beach. Good selections of drinks and homemade snacks and cakes. Great for breakfast too. Plenty of shade and good for dog owners as shade and water nearby. Excellent pleasant service. All in all a great cafe within easy reach of beach hotels

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Thank Margaret T
Geelong, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

we stayed a few minutes walk from the Dune. Our morning coffee and pastries were sooooo great (early opening is a big winner!) My husband had a really yum fresh fruit smoothy. We had a late lunch/snack with the kids. the kids fish and chips was great and the wedges were delish, the staff were happy to make us 2... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$19
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 15:30
Monday
06:30 - 15:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 15:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 15:30
Thursday
06:30 - 15:30
Friday
06:30 - 15:30
Saturday
06:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 945 Gold Coast Hwy | Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4221, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Palm Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5521 0951
Description
Situated at the Palm Beach parklands overlooking the Currumbin Cove, Dune Cafe is what the Gold Coast is all about. Offering friendly professional service, top quality local produce, relaxed atmosphere and breathtaking views. Family friendly with a large pirate ship playground on the parklands and a calm water for swimmers.

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