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19 River Dr, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5538 6668
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“cakes” (29 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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19 River Dr, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

The place is located off the side of surfers, just in front of Budds Beach, with lovely food and coffee and beautiful staff members. They also offer alcohol.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MichealEvans3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely breakfast at Bumble! The staff was nice and prices are not high for the quality of the food. The view on the river is lovely.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DimitriH40
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great spot on the river. Rambling old house turned cafe. Best to get an early table outside. Excellent coffee. Food choice good. Great service. Price is fine. I saw you can book a table. Lots of locals go their as its a hidden gem away...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank L2467TBmikek
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group for dinner - ambience and fresh flowers were just lovely! Food and service were just terrible - staff were not trained re service or menu items and care factor was zero - food was such a disappointment - served cold, poor quality, quantity...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank diane c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy indoor setting, we sat outdoors to enjoy the lovely view. Breakfast was nice & they had a good variety of pastries & cakes! Good coffee!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank summer7575
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is pleasantly located with views of Budds Beach. There are inside & outside tables. We used the outside ones for the view and pleasant atmosphere. Comfortable furniture, friendly staff, and good menu, but on Sunday don't come after 2pm as they stop serving...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Robert J
Reviewed 10 November 2018

this was a really nice place , good ambience and good food. we celebrated a birthday brunch and it was great.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jackiepatten66
Reviewed 9 November 2018

My Partner and I and a friend from Brisbane visited Bumbles today for lunch. We had not been to Budds Beach previously, and found it a very pleasant quiet area, Bumbles itself, is an interesting Cafe, with various different places within the venue to sit....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Milly2009_11
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Really nice cafe. The location is awesome right in front of the water in budds beach. Coffee is good and friendly staff.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SneakyBoyQuinn
Reviewed 30 October 2018

This sweet little cafe is located on beautiful Budd’s Beach. We chose the cafe because it is dog friendly. Great menu which should suit most people. Some menu selections appear to be a bit expensive compared to others. I had the mini cheeseburger and although...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lwarner62
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Yes, you should book, small places within restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 River Dr, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5538 6668
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