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1A Airlie Esplanade, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4946 6425
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06:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Myself and my sister are in the area travelling from England. I had the beef cheek & she had the fish and chips. Both of us were amazed by the food. The beef cheeks were to DIE for! I requested someone to kiss the chef for me! Highly highly recommend!

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Thank Ellie S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by on our first night in Airlie. The staff were really friendly, maybe a little to attentive at times, however the food was delicious and we got exactly what we were expecting to get. Although they didn't have the first two types of wines that I ordered they were honest and friendly and I eventually got some lovely.... More 

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Thank JennaMP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for a quick bite or to chill and relax over looking the esplanade, close to shops, attractions and the local Saturday morning market 👍

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Thank Brett R
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined for breakfast which was great. I had scrambled eggs and bacon on toast and the portion was huge and cheap for how good it was. Best scrambled eggs I've had in ages. My partner had the big breakfast and the chorizo sausage was possibly the best I've ever had. We also thought it was a good idea how... More 

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Thank Leah778
Newbury
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here when we arrived straight through from London. To say we were starving & tired would be an understatement - we couldn't have been made to feel more welcome!! Overlooking the sea (kind of!), the food was amazing, suitably priced. Service great. Have already revisited, albeit just for a drink, but same service & the food looked &... More 

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Thank TravelBuddies789
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only had coffee and brekky but the staff were super friendly and the food was good I craved pancakes for brekky and they were light and fluffy

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Thank leanne y
Townsville, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WE asked a local about where we could get a good nrekky, and this is where we were directed. Excellent breakfast options - ours were more than acceptable. Price a little more than I had expected, but the food was good, served politely, and quickly. No long waiting time.

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Thank Greg D
Airlie Beach, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 345 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have always been to Sidewalk Cafe for an occasional breakfast or a light meal, but on a beautiful evening we settled in for dinner. Our orders were quickly taken and we watched the people walk by as dusk settled overlooking iconic Airlie Beach. The service was great and the food excellent.My steak was well priced and cooked to my... More 

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Thank croftonMelbourne
Alice Springs, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a local. This is where i come because im always made to feel welcome. The staff all know me by my first name and the welcoming feeling keeps me coming back. Not to mention they have consistently great coffee and a great food menu. Definitely try them if your a visitor. Breakfast, lunch or dinner.... its all great!

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Thank Emu Run E
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service with a smile. Food was tasty and portions a good size and well presented. Good indoor or outdoor seating. Thoroughly enjoyed our lunch.

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$27
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 22:00
Monday
06:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:00
Thursday
06:30 - 22:00
Friday
06:30 - 22:00
Saturday
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1A Airlie Esplanade, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Airlie Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4946 6425
Description
When I think about Good Food, its about quality and value. After working in some of Australia best food establishments I have discovered making sure high quality standards are applied to the preparation, cooking and presentation of our menu is the key to its success.

SideWalk offers a cosmopolitan experience with its footpath dinning. Although this kind of dinning is not unique elsewhere in Australia, we offer a different experience in Airlie Beach, from the fantastic view, the food, wine and service we certainly stand out from the rest. Lovers of good food, coffee and wine love SideWalk.

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