The new year is here. It’s balmy, the ocean is right there and it’s friends and family catchup time!
In the midst of the hustle for sunscreen, getting your spot on the beach, and making it to catchups on time, it’s important to take it all in – take a breather and enjoy where you are. Lucky for us, we’re Queensland’s Top Tourism Town and Kings Beach has some incredible highlights whilst you are here.
With stunning ocean views and delectable treats, there’s only a few steps to the perfect spots to take a break and enjoy some downtime. Go where the locals go, and savour some devine cuisine! We’ve listed some of our Kings Beach highlights here for you to tick off:
AURENDA COFFEE CO
A sip of happiness and a slice of local charm
Nestled in the heart of our seaside paradise, this isn’t just a coffee shop; it’s a vibing local hangout for caffeine connoisseurs, social sips and tastes straight out of a foodies’ dream
Petite with massive passion and heart for bringing people together
Whether you’re a local legend or a wanderer passing through, stop by Aurenda Coffee Co and experience the magic of King’s Beach one sip at a time
COFFEE SHOP | BAR | SOCIAL EATS | WORKSHOPS
LOCATION: 34 Esplanade Headland, Kings Beach
COFFEE CAT ON KINGS
A funky relaxed Cafe by day and Friday & Saturday nights a restaurant with Live Music overlooking the ever popular cove of Kings Beach.
There is no road between you and the waves, so you can feel the sand under your feet and the fresh ocean breeze all while sitting underneath the beautiful pandanus trees.
With a cocktail menu worth walking for, the Cat is perfect for watching the golden hues turn pinks to blues with Kings Beach stunning sunsets
Tip: Sunday roast beachside is a thing!
COFFEE | BAR | WKEND RESTAURANT | BREKKY | LUNCH | DINNER | GELATO | TRIVIA THURS | GIGS
LOCATION: 4/8 Levuka Ave, Kings Beach
DE LISH FISH
De Lish Fish @ Kings your one stop seafood eatery and award-winning gelateria. With a stunning location, these guys have only the freshest and most delicious food.
Famous for their beer-battered chips, fresh Australian local seafood, mouth-watering burgers, delicious salads or homemade gelato – step straight off the sand and order
FISH & CHIPS | SEAFOOD | GELATO | FRESH JUICE | MORNINGS THROUGH TO DINNER
LOCATION: Beach Front,? 8 Levuka Avenue, Kings Beach
DOMS ON KINGS ITALIAN
Dom’s is not your average Italian joint – it’s the real deal. Their secret ingredient? Loads of love and passion for homemade, mouthwatering dishes that are just like Nonna used to make
Step into their cozy little spot, and you’ll feel as though you’ve been transported to an authentic Italian trattoria. That warm, rustic atmosphere that says, “Benvenuti, you’re family now!”
The team at Dom’s serve up memories. A family-run restaurant means you’ll always get a friendly smile, a warm welcome and it really does feel as though you’ve joined the fam. It’s like coming over to Nonna’s for Sunday supper, minus the cheek pinches (but we can organise these too!)
The most decadent pasta, authentic pizzas, and who could forget the vino! A taste of Italy right in Kings Beach
Bookings: (07) 5492 8889
ITALIAN RESTAURANT | PIZZA | PASTA | LICENSED
LOCATION: Shop 4 / 79 Edmund St, Kings Beach
Dive into Deliciousness at Kings Beach: Frocals! The perfect match for foodies and beach lovers
Hand-Smashed Burgers: We’re talking burger heaven! Sink your teeth into juicy, hand-smashed patties topped with all your faves. Classic or gourmet, Frocals has your burger needs covered
Sensational Acai Bowls: Their acai bowls are a riot of color and taste. Fresh fruits, granola, and honey – it’s sunshine in a bowl!
Whole Food Smoothies: Want a healthy kick? Sip on whole food smoothies that’ll keep you groovin’ all day long
Tingling Juices: Feeling tangy? Frocals’ fresh juices are the answer for a little pep in your step
Smoooooth Coffee: And for the coffee lovers, indulge in the smooooothest coffee with a beachside view. It’s like a hug in a cup
Frocals is your ultimate foodie stop. Fresh, local and your taste buds will thank you!
COFFEE | BURGERS | TOASTIES | ACAI BOWLS | SMOOTHIES | JUICE | WAFFLES | BREAKFAST | LUNCH | DINNER
LOCATION: Corner Ormonde Terrace, &, De Vene Ave, Kings Beach
Boasting an extensive menu that caters to every palate, Harry’s is a foodie haven by the waves.
A pasta paradise with the likes of their delectable Fettuccine Carbonara. Creamy, perfectly al dente pasta, crispy bacon bits, and a generous dusting of parmesan cheese – it’s pure pasta perfection.
The Local Chilli Prawns have a good kick – Fresh local prawns sautéed in a fiery chilli sauce – a flavour explosion that’ll have your taste buds doing the salsa.
Pizza is their jam – the Stockmans Pizza takes it to the next level. Smokey BBQ sauce, crispy bacon, tender smoked chicken, a dance of red onions, beef strips, and a generous blanket of mozzarella. Each bite is a symphony of flavours.
Plus, that beachside location?!
PIZZA | PASTA | SWEETS | DINE IN | TAKEAWAY
LOCATION: 36 Esplanade Headland, Kings Beach
KINGS BEACH BAR
With an unrivalled absolute beachfront location, these guys have casual beach vibes down pat with a cocktail menu from your dreams.
Put this one on your [perhaps weekly] visit list! With craft beer on tap, and views that can’t possibly be closer to the water, this is the perfect spot for a mates catchup, pre gig bevvy, or post big night download fulfilling your foodie craves.
TIP: The housemade pickles make the American Cheeseburger pop with a zing
COFFEE | BREKKY | LUNCH | DINNER | BEACH BAR NIGHTS | LIVE MUSIC
LOCATION: 1/8 Levuka Ave, Kings Beach
KINGS BEACH CONVENIENCE STORE
With the cutest Window Cafe and location right in the Heart of Kings Beach, these guys have your every-day grabs and delicious Columbian coffee. Taking their job ever so seriously to provide the heathiest and most delicious eats, their bagels and fresh salads are our go to. Stocking Noosa Gourmet Sourdoughs for your morning cook-ups, treats for your beach days, and every-single-thing you may have forgotten to pack, make sure you have a chat with the fun team that are beyond stoked to be spending days in Queenslands Top Tourism Town!
Tip: The Pesto Chicken bagel on a fresh-baked sunflower seeded dough is. Absolutely. Drool-worthy. Sells out quickly though.
COFFEE | BREKKY & LUNCH GRABS | EVERY DAY NEEDS | OPEN UNTIL LATE EVENING
LOCATION: 36 Esplanade, Kings Beach
KINGS BEACH SURF CLUB
With views to absolutely-die-for, the Kings Beach Surf Club is the elevated escape where you can take in beach life without getting sand in your socks. You’ll find yourself looking over the ocean, spotting a whale here and there, and watching the ships cruise by as you sip and devour delish eats escaping the heat in total comfort. It’s the ultimate for relaxation and dining with a chilled surf club vibe where you will want to take the views with you. Open from 10am to 10pm.
Tip: Make sure you have a sneaky bevvy outside on the back deck
LUNCH | DINNER | BAR | TOTAL COMFORT
LOCATION: 1 Spender Ln, Kings Beach
KINGS BEACH TAVERN
With a manta of: Good vibes. Cold drinks. Great food. Cracking live music. You absolutely know what you are in for!
You’ll find the newly renovated Kings Beach Tavern perched on a hill overlooking the ocean. Your classic coastal pub with a refreshed modern feel welcoming everyone to enjoy. Undoubtedly a favourite amongst locals, Kings Beach Tav has stands proudly as a community landmark. Proudly one of the biggest live music destinations on the Coast, boogie to an epic line-up of regular live entertainment acts in the Beach Bar, enjoy a great pub meal in the Bistro, or relax on the expansive deck with an ice-cold drink and soak in those ocean views. Ahhh, it doesn’t get much better than that. Open 10am til late everyday
LUNCH | DINNERS | LATE BEVVYS | DELICIOUS MEALS | LIVE SPORTS
LOCATION: 43 Burgess St, Kings Beach
Situated next to the ocean pool at Kings Beach, stands a stunning heritage-listed building that is worth the stroll.
With it’s historic charms, you will discover a delightful Kings Beach café. Indulge in fabulous coffee, savour home-style treats, and enjoy refreshing and nutritious smoothies for breakfast on the beach. The café also offers a cozy corner dedicated to the little ones, ensuring a delightful experience for the whole family.
Immerse yourself in the charm and heritage of this extraordinary building at Kings Beach. Delight in delicious treats, relax with a cup of coffee and create lasting memories in this unique seaside setting. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, experience the captivating allure of Kings Beach’s historic Pavilion café.
Open early for your morning coffee and light brekky treats, until just after lunch with burgers on the menu
COFFEE ON THE BEACH | SMOOTHIES | BURGERS | BREKKY | LUNCH
LOCATION: Spender Ln, Kings Beach
THE ANGRY BAKER
Specialising in gourmet and handcrafted, these guys have all the pies, breads, rolls, croissants, fresh sandwiches and pastries you can think of having a craving for.
Boasting the best award winning pies on the Sunshine Coast with flavour combinations such as Cincinnatti Beer Chilli, and Butter Chicken with Mango, you can already tell these guys aren’t your standard pie shop. Located a skip from the beach and stella reviews from locals and visitors, it’s well worth dropping in
COFFEE | PASTRIES | BREADS | SANDWICHES | SWEETS | BREKKY | LUNCH
LOCATION: Shop 3/79 Edmund St, Kings Beach
YETI RESTAURANT & BAR
A worldly experience like no other! Showcasing authentic Nepalese Cuisines like Momo, Chowmein and Spiced Curries by merging Nepalese flavours and traditions with modern techniques. Their bar is fully stocked boasting bevvys from 17 countries.
The team feature a bonus Fish and Chip kiosk for total convenience beachside! Open for brekky, lunch and dinner
TIP: Locals can’t get enough of the Calamari, and Omlette Bar!
DINE IN | TAKEAWAY | COFFEE | FISH & CHIPS | BREKKY | LUNCH | DINNER
LOCATION: Shearwater Resort, 79 Edmund St, Kings Beach