Check out these Sunshine Coast cafes and grab yourself one of the best coffees you’ve ever tasted.
Opposite the Maroochy RSL, Scandic Cafe’s owners share a love for Sweden and an inspiration for recreating Scandinavian flavours. With consistently great coffee, locals have quickly started making Scandic their regular coffee spot. Order your usual and indulge in a freshly baked afternoon treat. Whether you want something a little filling or to grab a great coffee on the run, Scandic Cafe offers it all (and it all tastes great).
Where: 12 First Avenue, Maroochydore, Sunshine Coast, QLD.
The Good Bean Espresso Bar
Good Bean Espresso Bar founder, Shane Hepburn started this cafe when he realised there was a growing gap in the industry between quality coffee and customer care. Good Bean strives to create a personalised service based on a communal love of coffee. With a plan to provide Australians with the best coffee available, you can feel their genuine care for their customers and smell their passion for great coffee as soon as you walk through their doors.
Where: 4/1 Mooloolaba Esplanade, Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, QLD.
The Birds & The Beans
This quirky cafe was converted from an old rusted service station into one of the best, and most unique, places to grab a coffee in Sunshine Coast. Locals rate The Birds & The Beans coffee very highly, boasting its full bodied flavour and consistent high level of quality. Grab a seat on the couch, order your regular coffee and try one of their famous NYC bagels.
Where: Buderim Marketplace, 114 Burnett St, Buderim, Sunshine Coast, QLD.
Across the road from Moffat Beach,The Pocket Espresso is the perfect place to drop in and pick up a Guru coffee before you start your sunrise or sunset walk along the sand. Seeing as how you’re about to do a little exercise, why not indulge in a healthy treat. Their pear and chai slice is just one of Pocket’s many great snacks to end the day with (or start it for that matter).
Where: 8 Seaview Terrace, Caloundra, Sunshine Coast, QLD.
Owner and three-time Queensland barista champion, Tim Adams started Lamkin Lane Espresso Bar to try and raise the terms of coffee. Well, he has definitely succeeded. As one of the best coffee shops in the Sunshine Coast, Adams believe that Queensland baristas are raising the bar to new heights. If you want to cool off but still need your caffeine fix, you simply can’t go passed one of Lamkin Lane’s cold brews.
Where: 31 Lamkin Lane, Caloundra, Sunshine Coast, QLD.
The Silva Spoon
This tea and coffee emporium has something for everyone. The Silva Spoon offers customers premium tea leaves and coffee beans that have been sourced from all over the world. Freshly roasted twice a week, the cafe stocks coffee beans from Costa Rica, Panama and Brazil. And if you’re ready to dive into the world of tea, their Chai Tea has quickly become a stand out favourite.
Where: Shop 1, The Dunes at 27 Cotton Tree Parade, Cotton Tree, Sunshine Coast