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Paradox Coffee Roasters

10 Beach Rd | The 4217, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5538 3235
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  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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10 Beach Rd | The 4217, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Best Coffee and Food
"One word WOW! The best coffee and breakfast we had on the Gold Coast"
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2. Super friendly
"Staff was friendly and service was great"
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3. Welcoming Cafe
"Delicious food , and friendly fast service with a smile"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been coming here for years and the staff are always friendly, service is efficient and the food is always great. We had a lovely breakfast with the kids this morning - açai bowls were so yummy and the kids smashed their breakie too....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank champagne4lulu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read good reviews so was excited to try this cafe out. Unfortunately didn’t meet my expectations. The waitress asked my coffee order 3 times and then l got the wrong coffee (didn’t say anything as l didn’t want to embarrass her. If you can’t remember...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Nataliem454
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on a morning walk for a takeaway coffee. Loved the interior of the cafe, it would be a really nice place to come for a sit down meal. Coffee was $3.50 for a small which is cheap compared to other nearby cafes! Plus...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Stoobiedoo18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast here 3 times this week, the same staff each day were friendly although they did seem slightly stretched. The coffee is Sydney/Melbourne standard and the food is great, Avo toast is a stand out! This place is well above average for the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 14pmcd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We come across this place just off the main area of Surfers Paradise and it was superb. Food was amazing, and coffee was spot on and they have great range of healthy food options. We had Eggs Benny, Big Breakfast, traditional breakfast and avo on...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ausiefoodlover
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was a little bit slow, but the waiter apologized. Everything else, perfect. Nice breakfast

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank eloim304
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered myself a cappuccino 2 sugars, to be presented with a pretty gross looking cup. The coffee itself, not the greatest, but it's okay.. It's subjective, but tasted abit burnt.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank maraisr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place on trip advisor, thought I'd check it out. Absolutely awesome breakfast here. Really great place for veggies also. The hash browns are yummy & the coffee is brilliant. Not so busy so you get seen to promptly. The food is out quickly....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jagz112
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love coffee and search out best coffee when I go on holidays, unfortunately Paradox wasn’t as good as I expected mainly due to service. The coffee was pretty good but part of selling coffee is creating a good atmosphere which I felt was missing....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Phil L
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Got here really early in the morning for a hearty breakfast before the start of a long road trip up north. We were delighted with the fresh and creamy avocado as well as perfect sourdough and eggs. Only down side is that they were a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
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07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Beach Rd | The 4217, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5538 3235
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Paradox Coffee Roasters serves up ethically sourced coffee and delicious handcrafted food daily for breakfast and lunch. Located at The 4217 in Surfers Paradise, Paradox roasts their coffee in-house on their gorgeous red Brambati roaster and on any given day you can see coffee being roasted and packed whilst enjoying that same freshly roasted coffee. Try their house blend of specialty grade Nicaraguan and Ethiopian Sidamo coffees or their single origin roast that changes monthly, and have a chat with their baristas and Master Roaster about the flavours, origins and their different brewing methods. Paradox's menu is seasonal and is based on what specialities our local suppliers can provide on a daily basis. Offering a hearty breakfast and lunch menu as well as convenient takeaway salads and sandwiches. Paradox also bakes all their cakes and sweet treats in-house. The 4217 and its Providores offer their customers 2 hour free parking vouchers for the Bruce Bishop Car Park. Ask in store for your voucher.
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