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Compound Surf & Espresso

15 Heathfield Rd | Shop 23B, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
+61 7 5446 1659
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cake” (4 reviews)
“extra shot” (2 reviews)
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5:30 am - 5:00 pm Hours
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
15 Heathfield Rd | Shop 23B, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped into this popular, buzzy surf cafe in Coolum. Friendly vibe full of locals. Order and pay at counter on arrival and find a seat. Not many free seats when we arrived due to popularity. We ordered 2 x lattes with an extra shot and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank MlbTraveller2018
Abe A, Manager at Compound Surf & Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review and glad you came and checked us out. Hope to see you again soon. From the Compound Team

Reviewed 18 September 2018

This a great place to relax with a coffee and (especially brilliant) cake. We visit regularly when in Coolum Beach and have always enjoyed the fare and friendly service.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jaybee754
Abe A, Director of Sales at Compound Surf & Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Hi, Thanks for your review. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 9 August 2018

Excellent coffee. We go there almost ever day for a coffee or tea. Light eats are available but the place is all about coffee. Always busy at morning tea time.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Chris M
Abe A, Manager at Compound Surf & Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thanks Chris for your review and stoked you love our coffee! Cheers Legend

Reviewed 1 August 2018

Coffee here is awesome. Service was quick and the guys were really friendly. If you buy a keep cup (fab designs) you get your first coffee free! They also have a cool range of clothing that's worth checking out.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jacquie L
Abe A, Manager at Compound Surf & Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Cheers Jacquie for the review. Keep Shredding Life! Regards

Reviewed 7 July 2018

A popular place for coffee, in an are with many good coffee places nearby. Surfing and beach gear is on sale in the shop. Limited food range, mainly snacks, some 'different'.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank kencoolum
Abe A, Manager at Compound Surf & Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thanks for your review. Hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards

Reviewed 21 May 2018

The seating is uncomfortable, they have very limited food options, the coffee was extremely bitter and the hipsters were so busy taking photos of their coffee that it took forever to get a seat.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank tashcor
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic coffee , and a $1 slice of fruit loaf . Who could ask for more. Why would TA want me to write more. Above comment is enough

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank annekMelbourne
Reviewed 11 March 2018

... stay away from the beachfront tourist strip & relax in a quiet setting & enjoy nice coffee & range of treats. Check out the surf & skateboard clothes that are a backdrop; can't see how that could be confusing. Bottom line ... is the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank planetogra
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Nice coffee but I find this place confusing with all of the clothes and surfing merchandise. Maybe a few more tables so that everyone can get a seat when they want it might help......

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Away from the beach but handily located next to the local's favourite fruit and vegetable shop - good for a coffee break.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank RonWamberal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 am - 5:00 pm
5:30 am - 5:00 pm
5:30 am - 5:00 pm
5:30 am - 5:00 pm
5:30 am - 5:00 pm
5:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Heathfield Rd | Shop 23B, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Coolum Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5446 1659
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Specialty Coffee Espresso Bar, Surf Shop, Surf Op Shop
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