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Elk Espresso

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16 Chelsea Ave, | Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 5592 2888
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Perth, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic, food, service and great area of space. Definitely check it out. Fat and prompt service. Even though I was on a wait list once I arrived.

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

I think most brunch places serve almost the same things ..... slices of avocado, bacon, hash,,,,, I'm not impressed by their food however their waitresses and waiters are very helpful and nice.

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Thank gloria s
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here was amazing! We had the breakfast burger and the potato hash. I would definitely recommend both and if your really hungry get the iced coffee with icecream AND cream. There was about a 15 min wait for the table, though to me that shows they are very popular. The service was great with very quick orders and... More 

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Thank Matt T
Everywhere
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With so much competition in the market these days when you go out for brunch on a Monday and the cafe is full you know your onto a winner. After a 10min wait we were seated and ordered our meals. I tried the breaky burger with a coffee and it was good. I think the better choice would of been... More 

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Thank Perfectionisnot
Canberra, Australia
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85 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely little hipster joint with a really solid, creative menu. One of the best brunch/breakfast meals I’ve had on the Gold Coast. This is the kind of place you’d only find via online search engines or word of mouth… it’s location is nowhere near Broadbeach’s other dining establishments. The place is bigger than it looked from the outside and... More 

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Thank aussieboy85
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very very good. I've been a few times and the coffee is usually on point. Today we went and it was busy! We were pushed around slightly to start and ended up at a high table by the coffee machine. We just took what we could get. My very green salad was just right. With a side... More 

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Thank Lolabean85
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food came out looking ahhhh-mazing but the flavour wasn't quite there. Staff were friendly and the atmosphere was great. Very pretty little cafe, bit of an odd location. Coffee was very nice though!

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Thank Tiara V
Yamba, Australia
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a family of 5, it can be difficult to please everyone. Especially as one is a vegan. Everyone was more than happy with their selections. Great food and coffee and fresh juices as well. Very busy spot and no bookings on Sunday mornings so get in early!

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Thank klw189
Brisbane, Australia
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a quick coffee here on a Friday afternoon and went back for breakfast next morning while staying at Broadbeach. Staff were very friendly and helpful and although very busy it didn't take long before we ere seated and order taken. I had the breakfast gnocchi which was delicious. I have had many gnocchi meals but never breakfast but would... More 

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Thank MissDebra
Dunedin, New Zealand
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here for a cold brew coffee on a hot arvo. Friendly staff, great coffee, great atmosphere.

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Chelsea Ave, | Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5592 2888

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