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Bellakai

82 Marine Parade, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
+61 7 5599 5116
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“poached eggs” (19 reviews)
“oysters” (20 reviews)
“pork belly” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
82 Marine Parade, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
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21 - 30 of 732 reviews

Reviewed 13 May 2018

Wow first time dining at this Resturant. Very impressed with the food, great staff. Very attentive. Would recommend to anyone looking for a very good meal. Looking forward to trying them out for dinner soon.More

1  Thank Theo V
BellakaiCoolangatta, Owner at Bellakai, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you Theo for coming in to Bellakai for the first time, and taking the time to leave us a positive review regarding our wonderfully attentive staff and fantastic food. As a small family-run business, we greatly appreciate your support. We look forward to hosting...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018

We stay up the road about 4 times a year and Bellakia was always our favourite. When we walked in Friday night, I said to my wife something's not right as it was only about 20% full. We learned that it changed hands late last...More

21  Thank branno25
BellakaiCoolangatta, Owner at Bellakai, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thanks Branno for your feedback. As a small family-run business, we are proud of the creativity from our kitchen team, and strive for our staff to offer genuinely warm and attentive service. We apologise that we missed the mark with food quality and level of...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We have been travelling along the whole east coast and feel compelled to give this restaurant a “good” rating. The welcome was warm, the service both efficient and friendly, and the choice and quality of the food was excellent. I wouldn’t hesitate in recommending this...More

1  Thank Wendy087
BellakaiCoolangatta, Owner at Bellakai, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thanks so much Wendy for choosing to come in to Bellakai during your east-coast travels, and especially for taking the time to leave us a positive review regarding the service of our wonderful staff, and the quality of our food. As a small family-run business,...More

Reviewed 23 April 2018

Stumbled upon Bellakai along the beachfront of Coolangatta on my way back towards Point Danger and it was a great find. Feeling peckish we grabbed one of the casual outside dining tables with a beach view and ordered a sharing plate of stuffed jalapeños and...More

1  Thank galavanterAust
BellakaiCoolangatta, Owner at Bellakai, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thanks so much for coming in to Bellakai, and taking the time to leave us a positive review regarding your enjoyment of our tapas plates and our location - we are so lucky to have an 'office' with ocean views! As a small family-run business,...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018

One of the few very early opening restaurants around - I was there around 6 am but I think they open even earlier. Very good service - relaxed - but attentive. Great coffee (needed 2 thanks) and cooked breakfast. Full of locals when I went....More

1  Thank anzacsaway
BellakaiCoolangatta, Owner at Bellakai, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thanks so much for coming in to Bellakai, and taking the time to leave us a positive review regarding the attentive service you received from our wonderful staff, our fantastic food and coffee. As a small family-run business, we are proud of our team who...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

We were very lucky to have breakfast at Bellakai just before the Commonwealth Queen's Baton passed along at 7 am on 3 April. Great "special" scrambled eggs and best coffee in Coolangatta. Staff are wonderful.More

1  Thank Roy O
BellakaiCoolangatta, Owner at Bellakai, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thanks so much Roy for coming in to Bellakai, and what an opportunity to be part of the Commonwealth Games action right on our doorstep! As a small family-run business, we greatly appreciate your support.by taking the time to leave us a positive review regarding...More

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The food is good but we were served our meals at different times. The waitress tried her hardest but I think the kitchen let them down. Too expensive for this type of service.

10  Thank Spoutie
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Really, I expect better. The coffee is good and I encourage people I work with to go there but no more after being given stale hot cross buns, not a good look Bellakai!

10  Thank TMQue
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Delicious food & excellent service. As a Gold Coaster I was very impressed. I will certainly be back.More

1  Thank 98joyo
BellakaiCoolangatta, Owner at Bellakai, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a positive review regarding the delicious lunch you had at Bellakai and the excellent service your received from our wonderful staff. As a small family-run business, we are proud of our team that love...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

I had my parents visiting for my graduation, and they wanted to take me somewhere nice to celebrate. So I did much research, and unfortunately due to the reviews on this page I had chosen to go elsewhere. Because of the horrible weather, my other...More

1  Thank MissCaseyPaige
BellakaiCoolangatta, Owner at Bellakai, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Casey, we are so glad you decided to stop in and give Bellakai a try. Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a positive review regarding your experience, and your lovely comments regarding our oysters and main meals. As a small...More

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Afiegert
21 April 2017|
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Response from BellakaiCoolangatta | Property representative |
We have held many functions and events at Bellakai. We have set menu options , ala carte, dietary requirements and special children's menu . We are not b.y.o, plse phone 55995116 for other information
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Christine R
28 December 2015|
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Response from Sk8r59 | Reviewed this property |
Not usually as they have full liquor licence but they occasionally make exceptions for special occasions and special bottles of wine/champagne.
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Paul S
12 November 2015|
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Response from WendyFr2015 | Reviewed this property |
My husband and I did not book but just walked in off the street. They were very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 39
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
5:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Marine Parade, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5599 5116
  • E-mail
Description
Come and sit opposite the beautiful Coolangatta beach and enjoy our hospitality. Our kitchen team has put together a great menu for you, look out over the water while sampling our extensive beverage list. Down to earth staff, hearty modern Australian dishes, freshly baked sweets daily, and amazing Vittoria coffee. What are you waiting for?
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