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Blue Olive Cafe & Restaurant

Shop 1 38 the Esplanade | The Esplanade, Paradise Point, Gold Coast, Queensland 4216, Australia
+61 7 5529 5850
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (31 reviews)
“calamari” (11 reviews)
“chowder” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Shop 1 38 the Esplanade | The Esplanade, Paradise Point, Gold Coast, Queensland 4216, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Can’t decide which cafe to try? This is one of the smaller cafes, but it’s family owned and operated so the food and service is always an excellent standard. The coffee is consistent great too! Highly recommend

Thank Bailey-John N
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Delightful breakfast ( eggs Bennie and full Brekky special). Great food, good price and friendly staff. Do again soon

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 11 February 2018

No need to rave on. The food was amazing and put our cafes in Christchurch to shame. Waitresses were soooo friendly. Had a great time.

Thank 87bor
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Great Sunday lunch blackboard specials spoilt for choices at this lovely cafe Lovely relaxed place to meet for Sunday lunch with great friends we really enjoyed We choose Garlic bread, Calamari, salad, grilled barramundi washed down with a chilled Sauvignon Blanc and open style club...More

Thank taffy_longman
Reviewed 31 January 2018

This is one restaurant that never disappoints! I dropped in for a quick lunch after the conclusion of a meeting. More intimate and better value than some of the other more upmarket restaurants along the Paradise Point Strip, it was just perfect. The Two Course...More

Thank Bennyone2
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We had breakfast on Sunday 28/01/2018. Staff were excellent. It rained, so we had to be moved undercover, the waitress was so accommodating, offered to move us inside or to another spot outside. Very friendly. great attitude. 10/10 for staff. Breakfast was cooked well. The...More

Thank PaulaCo_2018
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We’ve just come back from having the worst meal ever at Blue Olive Cafe!!! Where do I start: no welcome from staff, offensive music from the Triple J radio station blaring out, ridiculously slow service considering we were the ONLY people in the restaurant, inexperienced...More

Thank Steph T
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Last time I went here for food it took very long but the service was average. I haven't been back since. Hopefully will go again and will be better.

Thank Sanee L
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The staff are welcoming and have a great smile. The food was great. We had the value breakfast which while not the best on the Point strip is still adequate. Dog friendly which is a bonus

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Very nice location. The staff is so nice and friendly. We went there for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Special menu with different meals choices and good prices. The food is just delicious. We will continu to go there.

Thank Nancy H
lynda m, Owner at Blue Olive Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Thank you for the nice review- hope to see you again soon

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Response from BattlinAussie | Reviewed this property |
I order off the specials menu which changes almost daily, I have never read the full menu. Sorry...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 27
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 38 the Esplanade | The Esplanade, Paradise Point, Gold Coast, Queensland 4216, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Paradise Point
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5529 5850
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