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Ditch the instant granules – here’s where to get (real) coffee on Christmas Day

Ditch the instant granules – here’s where to get (real) coffee on Christmas Day

There is so much hype leading up to Christmas and we often forget one of the most vital things – where the heck do you get coffee on Christmas morning? Luckily there are a handful of amazing local cafes that are swinging open the doors so we can all get caffeinated for the big day of festivities! Put down the tin of International Roast, here are some spots open for (real) coffee on Christmas Day. Oh, and a big shout out to the talented baristas and hospo mates working on Christmas – you guys rock!


Baked at Ancora, Tweed: 7:00–11:00 am (coffee and croissants)
Caffeine Kings, Miami: 7:00 am to midday
Canvas Espresso, Nobby Beach: 7:00–11:00 am
Daymaker Espresso, Miami: 6:00–10:00 am
Good Day Coffee, Tugun: 5:00 am to midday
No Name Lane, Broadbeach: 6:00 am to midday (takeaway only)
Paddock Bakery, Miami: 6:00 am to 3:00 pm
The Milkman’s Daughter, Mermaid Beach: 7:30 am to midday
Morena Espresso, Mermaid Beach: 7:00–10:30 am
Portside Coffee, Currumbin: 6:00–11:00 am
Seadog in the Park, Burleigh Heads: 6:00–10:00 am
Vegepatch Studios, Palm Beach: 5:30–10:30 am
Wavybone, Chirn Park: 5:00 am until quiet
Zi Espresso, Southport: 7:00–11:00 am

Something more substantial:
Cali Beach, Surfers Paradise: 11:00 am to late
Harajuku Gyoza Beer Stadium, Broadbeach: 11:00–8:00 pm
Mr Kojima, Chevron Island: 5:00–9:00 pm
Nineteen at The Star, Broadbeach: 7:00–10:30 am
Robina Pavilion, Robina: 10:00 am to late, open to walk-in guests and kick-ons
Soak Bathhouse
, Mermaid Beach: 8:00 am to 1:00 pm
Surfers Pavilion, Surfers Paradise: 4:00 pm to late
Woodchoppers BBQ Smoke & Grill: 11:30 am to 3:00 pm (bookings essential)

As always, we try our best to get the times right, but things change! We recommend checking with the venue before venturing out. By the way – have you thought about Boxing Day yet? We have! Jump over here to find out what’s open.

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