Make the most of your day in Surfers Paradise and visit these fantastic cafes and restaurants before you head over to the Beachfront Markets. Whether you’re after a vibrant cup of coffee or a delicious and wholesome meal, we’ve found the perfect place for you!

Before you head to the markets, treat yourself at ESPL Coffee Roasters.

ESPL Coffee Brewers

Amazing coffee, ESPL Coffee Brewers - Gold Coast
Amazing coffee, ESPL Coffee Brewers – Gold Coast

Looking for somewhere to meet up with the girls before heading off to the markets? You have to visit ESPL Coffee Brewers. If you haven’t already been to this fantastic cafe/restaurant, then we’re about enlighten you into a coffee-drinkers dream! This fantastic little joint serves up some of the best brew on the whole of the Gold Coast and is certainly not one to be missed. Take a seat in their quirky location and order your favourite coffee.
This spot really does take pride of every cup served, insuring only the best of the best coffee touches your lips. If you’re after something sweet to complement your cup of joe, make sure you check out their stock of tasty pastries. Fancy stretching your legs? Grab you coffee to go and make the most of this prime beachfront location. If nothing but a quality cup of coffee will do, you really can’t look past ESPL Coffee Brewers.
Where: 4 The Esplanade Surfers Paradise QLD 4217

Now you’ve had your caffeine hit, it’s time to browse the Beachfront Markets!

Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets
Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets

Taking place every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday from 4pm to 8pm, the Beachfront Markets in Surfers Paradise is the ideal event to visit for a relaxing afternoon or evening. Hosting a range of stall holders who sell everything from beautiful jewellery and fashion to handmade crafts and artwork, whether you’re searching for a unique birthday gift or fancy treating yourself to something new, this is the perfect location for you. Enjoy live entertainment while you stroll along the coastal stretch, which is lit up with more than 120 market stalls.

After exploring the Beachfront Markets, head to Baritalia for a delicious meal.


Fantastic location and cuisine, Baritalia - Gold Coast
Fantastic location and cuisine, Baritalia – Gold Coast

If nothing but delicious food is on your mind, we suggest you head to Baritalia. This unique and modern restaurant in the heart of Surfers Paradise is a popular choice with both locals and visitors who regularly flock here for their favourite Italian meal. Home to a beautiful alfresco dining area, here you can order a glass of red wine, sit back and relax, all while taking in the calming and casual atmosphere.
Proudly serving a range of classic Italian dishes, every meal at Baritalia is freshly made and crafted with love by their passionate chefs. Whether you’re in the mood for a crispy pizza or plate of creamy pasta, the choice is up to you. Pick from their delectable menu, or for something truly delicious, check out their every-changing specials board. Visit Baritalia if you’re looking for mouth-watering food, modern dining and fantastic service.
Where: Piazza On The Boulevard Surfers Paradise Blvd Surfers Paradise QLD 4217
Looking for a few more things to do on the Gold Coast? Check out these cafes and surf spots for the ultimate day out!
Are you going to the Beachfront Markets? Let us know how it goes, we’d love to know!