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MLK Espresso Bar & Cafe

2 Queensland Ave, Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
+61 7 5538 8262
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Queensland Ave, Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was SO impressed with this place! The service we received from the waitress was excellent. But mainly, the food was absolutely phenomenal. We chose the select your own breakfast option, and the food tasted so fresh, delicious and had this feeling of homemade that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ashleigh W
mlk_broadbeach, Manager at MLK Espresso Bar & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Ashleigh, thought you were pretty fantastic too! Thanks so much for coming in and we can't wait to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Coffee, excellent service, fresh surroundings and beautiful breakfast, recommend this for a relaxed morning or a quick espresso.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank andrewi296
MLK B, Manager at MLK Espresso Bar & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the kind review, Andrew! It means a lot to us :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This colorful cafe is known for their Eggs Benedict and after one bite, it’s easy to see why. The hollandaise sauce that tops the poached eggs, bacon and sautéed spinach is so creamy it absolutely makes the dish a stand out. I asked for the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank foodiechic18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my daughter there for breakfast today! The Coffee was awesome, the menu was really interesting and the service was great! We will be back and I recommend this place to anyone looking for a meal and drink in Broadbeach

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ClubSullivan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food and service is always spot on! Never too busy so it’s easy to get a seat outside. You can leave your active wear, botox and instagram filters at Elk, this place is for people who want a quality meal in a relaxed setting.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ChrisDigs17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We waited 35 minutes for our order. Meanwhile party 6 arrived well after us and their Order of burgers coffees desert served well before us. Something not right here. the waitress claimed it was the ‘apprentice’ chef being the problem for delay ...... We ordered...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Margo R
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

What a find.....the best breakfast in Broadbeach. Fresh ingredients, simple flavours and good wholesome food. Best thing....poached eggs do not taste like vinegar!! A great little spot, definitely visit here again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 783dannig
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Fantastic range of breakfast options. Savory mince was the go to for me whilst the fitter in the group loved the Acai. Awesome coffee, great music and great service.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mark D
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

I was part of a group of 20 we came here several days in a row. The food was excellent, the menu mix and match and diverse enough to be fabulous and different each day. Thank you Vee and team for the fantastic service and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cymba2003
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We were a group of 10 and booked for breakfast. The food was lovely and the staff provided outstanding friendly service. Vee, who helped with making our booking and served the group was friendly, very helpful and welcoming. We returned 3 times as the service,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Queensland Ave, Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Broadbeach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5538 8262
  • E-mail
Welcome to MLK Espresso Bar & Cafe, a unique blend of classic European country dining in a modern Australian, relaxed Gold Coast environment. Let the smell of freshly roasted coffee, floating wistfully on the back of a gentle sea breeze carry your worries away! Indulge your senses and enjoy one of our freshly sourced, brilliantly prepared meals or one of our famous fresh juices, all in the heart of Broadbeach. Open seven days a week, MLK is the Gold Coast’s best kept secret. Drop in or call ahead to secure your table.
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