Cafe in Caloundra

Beau's

White and aqua tiles keep things fresh at Beau's, one of the best cafes on the Sunny Coast. Almost everything here is made from scratch, with a short, high-quality menu that might see you tossing up between...

Australian in Caloundra

Kings Beach Bar

This chilled, Kings Beach–front cafe serves tasty cafe fare and good coffee. Morning options might include poached peaches with berry labneh, gluten-free granola and caramelised fennel, while the lunch and dinner...

Bakery in Caloundra

Stormie D's Cupcakery

Stormie Dutton could easily front an indie rock group, but she's too busy baking in her pink sugar temple. Her cupcakes are the stuff of local legend, with rotating flavours that might include strawberries and...

Vegetarian in Caloundra

Green House Cafe

A showcase for local ingredients, this chilled laneway spot serves up fresh, organic and filling vegetarian grub such as avocado on sourdough with either cashew cheese or herbed feta. Or there's crunchy waffles...

International in Caloundra

Drift

A casual, beach-shack-styled joint opposite Bulcock Beach, Drift focuses on regional ingredients and made-from-scratch sauces. Pub-style mains are on the meatier side, with options including burgers, a chicken...

Modern Australian in Caloundra

Tides

Polished yet relaxed, Tides showcases local seafood and regional produce. Set lunches offer a pared-back version of the dinner menu, which might include local scallop ceviche with tomato, puffed wild rice and...

Cafe in Caloundra

Pocket Espresso

Just up the street from Moffat Beach, this breezy hangout peddles great coffee blends, craft ales and ciders, as well as decent cafe nosh. Local favourites include the flaky brekkie pies (also available at...

Italian in Caloundra

Dom's at Kings

Sometimes you just want a traditional thin-crust pizza or well-balanced pasta in a noisy, bustling Italian joint with few pretensions, a decent wine list and espresso perfetto. Dom's fits the bill. Hearty...

Italian in Caloundra

Amici

Relaxed Amici is a popular spot for Italian-inspired grub. The food is generally flavourful, though not particularly authentic, with a range of staples that include an antipasto platter and mostly meaty mains...

Bistro in Caloundra

Dicky Beach Surf Club

A wide-spanning pub-style menu that covers all the standards, from burgers, fresh fish and steaks, to pasta and (average) pizzas. For the best value, head in for dinner early in the week, when $15 gets you a...