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Dune Cafe

945 Gold Coast Hwy | Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4221, Australia
+61 7 5521 0951
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“juice” (16 reviews)
“banana bread” (3 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 15:30All hours
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
945 Gold Coast Hwy | Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4221, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Best breakfast of poached eggs and bacon with great coffee, overlooking this view and listening to Pink Floyd on the house sound system. Pleasant staff, plenty of tables, quick service and yummy food.

Thank SydneyCandy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic spot for lunch or just a cup of coffee. We were staying at Currumbin Sands on the Beach which is next door so only a short walk to the cafe, bonus! Friendly staff and prompt service. The barramundi was a great choice for lunch...More

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Team at Dune, always well informed with menu options and coffee is always strong and hot. Had the Acai smoothie and for $9.00 I wasn't disappointed, it was fresh, velvety flavourful and well presented. The salad I had was tasty and seemed like every type...More

Thank DKMGoldCoast
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Dune Cafe is located in a convenient location; however, the coffee was average with portions being of an acceptable/ small level. Food was good and service was quick. It is a family friendly place with a dog beach nearby.

Thank Deltardo
Reviewed 21 July 2017

The Dune Cafe is at one of the most beatiful locations on the Gold Coast but it seems to me that they are relying on this being the attraction and are offering poor food and service. The meal we ordered today was calamari served with...More

Thank CruisingCol
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Excellent brekky, both food and drinks. I love that you have the option to eat in or take away and sit on a picnic rug near the park.

Thank KristyS90
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Lovely spot with grass paddock near estuary and pirate playground. I do recommend the coffee and milkshakes but the lunch meals were a little disappointing. A small irritant: if I order a bowl of chips, I don't expect fries .. arrggh Maccas :/ Nonetheless I'm...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a really nice little cafe. We stayed at Palm Beach for a long weekend and walked past Dune on our first morning, so dropped in for a coffee. We came back each morning after, and ended up having a Sunday morning breakfast there...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 25 June 2017

My sister and Mum visited on Saturday Morning before going to the Farmers Market at Pam Beach High School. Parking us usually an issue however my mum had her disabled parking sticker and we got park no issue. I noticed there was a car park...More

Thank Dale P
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Best location on the coast. Great dog facilities. Lovely comfy seats outside. Need more of them. Coffee could be better by serving Toby's Estate but it's still nice. Most staff are friendly, the one I asked for marshmallows for the baby chinos needs a good...More

Thank TiaC04
Management response:Responded 21 June 2017

Hi There We agree what a location we have :) we think our botero coffee is a delicious option but understand coffee is a personal thing and we all prefer something a little different! im not sure if you asked any of our staff members...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$19
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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
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
  • E-mail
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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