Coffee is one of the few drinks (along with wine and beer) that brings out the connoisseur in just about everyone that smells, sips, then demolishes a cup of joe.
Too strong. Too weak. Too hot. Too cold. Tooooo opinionated. Maybe.
We know we’re not the only ones addicted to the liquid morning gold, but we’ve taken a stab at rounding up the best coffee in Maroochydore. Happy caffeinating!
Foster and Black
So you’re on a mission at the Plaza but energy levels are hitting an all-time low. Do you a. curl up in a corner somewhere and cry because life sucks so bad right now? Or, do you b. wander your sorry self along the Riverwalk to the super cool, super tiny Foster and Black, and grab a hot cup of brew? Wait, that’s not even a real question, is it?!
Housed in the old courthouse, Urban Garden knows how to serve up some of the best coffee in Maroochydore. Smooth, strong, and with small cups (which is surprisingly hard to find in the days of bigger is better), perch inside or on the balcony for glistening water views. Hungry? Grab a bagel and head to their DIY brekkie bar where you have total toasting control. Not that we aren’t already sold with their coffee and minimalist fit out, but these guys also rock Food Truck Alley on weekdays too, where local food trucks pull up alongside the café to dish up epic lunches for feast-ready Maroochydore dwellers. Delish!
If precision and consistency rank high on your coffee marking sheet, then nowhere is more vigilant than Tome. With each basket of ground coffee weighed before it’s poured, you can be sure you’re going to be sippin’ on a smooth coffee time after time after time. Served in a sleek, minimalist setting, Tome’s coffee is best enjoyed with one of their Insta-famous gourmet cakes. Now we’re talkin’
Visit for a killer coffee, leave with a new board. That’s the risk you take when you hit up Maroochydore’s Boardstore. But, if you have the dosh or the willpower to look at the wall of decks but not touch, then this is an avid skater’s heaven. Serving up Stoker coffee to the masses, a corner location on a main drag make this the perfect pit stop for a takeaway on the way to work. Count us in!
Love coffee? We've also rounded up the best coffee joints on the Sunshine Coast here.