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The Moorings Cafe/Restaurant - CLOSED

89 The Esplanade | Golden Beach QLD, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
+61 7 5492 2466
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“mango salad” (2 reviews)
“linguine” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Australian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
89 The Esplanade | Golden Beach QLD, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great little cafe with views of the passage, is usually busy in the morning so hard to get big tables The staff member was quite rude , that served us. Every time we asked for something she ignored us. Coffee was very nice though

Thank Kerry12665
Reviewed 17 January 2017

No Table Service. Staff not particularly friendly Didn't acknowledge our 4 year old son Over Priced for quality of food. Food not that great!

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 12 November 2016

The Moorings Cafe was sold and is now under new management. The name of the new establishment is "Chill Cafe 89"

Thank Brissy2
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We have enjoyed many meals here, especially enjoy their breakfast and lunches and the view is magnificent

Thank jennifersusan54
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Went here a couple of times for lunch while staying in the area. Nice location over looking channel area. Staff were friendly and the specials seemed to change each day. I only orderd basics for lunch but the menu looked ok. Would certainly recommend....

Thank Dugg0
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Walked along the beach & found this lovely cafe/restaurant just opposite the beach Seating is all outside so if the weather is not nice it might not be the place to go Licensed, good food & service, nice option for lunch or breakfast

Thank DeniseLock
Reviewed 15 August 2016

A relaxed place to eat breakfast or lunch with a perfect view of tranquil Golden Beach waterways. Food is fresh, coffee hot and fresh. Always enjoy the Moorings in the winter months. A dog friendly cafe that pampers your pooch too with a bowl of...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Almost on the Bribie Passage Waterway. Quiet location with an Easterly aspect. Ideal for breakfast & lunch.

Thank Mikebcq
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I was so disgusted by the service and quality of food I was served along with the costs! it's so much more expensive! I came to this cafe 3 times a week with my son before the cafe changed owners and it was such a...More

Thank Damien D
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The view over Pumicestone Passage is what this is all about! Often frequent this cute little restaurant for breakfast and/or lunch previously owned by Dutch Australians who loved their euro sausages and other Teutonic fare. I came in this morning for breakfast and a coffee....More

Thank Leo H
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 The Esplanade | Golden Beach QLD, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Caloundra
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5492 2466
  • E-mail
Enjoy a relaxed Breakfast or Lunch with view over the water.If you feel for a light meal or the full deal.Why not try our home made Cakes , Scones or Quiches for morning tea.Open from Tuesday - Sunday from 7.30am - 3.00 pm . We are Fully licensed.NOW PET FRIENDLY , BRING YOUR DOG THEY ARE WELCOME BY US.On the leash and well behaved and any size .
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