Whether youre in dire need of a sugary hit to fuel your Gold Coast sightseeing adventures, or youre looking for that sneaky cheat day treat, Gold Coast is a strong contender for some of the best milkshakes in the country. Maybe its the lush hinterland, or the exotic beaches but no matter the source of shake inspo, heres our favourite choices on the Coast!
With a view overlooking the Currumbin Creek river mouth, this quaint caf is tucked away above the sand dunes of southern Gold Coasts beautiful beaches. Open and airy, this eatery is a great destination for an early morning Saturday milkshake to enjoy the best of the Coasts ocean and river vibes. With live music and a designated dog area, its the perfect venue to start your weekend!
945 Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach QLD 4223 | (07) 5521 0951|www.dunecafe.com.au
Heritage Hideaway Caf Tallebudgera
Nestled beneath the stunning rainforest of Tallebudgera Valley, this wonderland escape is just 15 minutes inland from the sandy beaches of Palm Beach. Offering a homely country venue surrounded by pristine rainforest, Heritage Hideaway Caf is a true gem of the jungle, ideal for the sneaky shake on a Sunday afternoon. With a choice of classic milkshakes, super thick milkshakes, or some tasty smoothies, Heritage Hideaway Caf caters for both your weekday and cheat day milkshake needs.
362 Tallebudgera Creek Rd, Tallebudgera Valley QLD 4228 | (07) 5534 8804
If theres soul in the Gold Coast who hasnt already tried the locally-famous milkshakes of Elk Espresso, then they are seriously missing out! With a solid reputation for offering some of the Coasts craziest and thickest shakes, Elk Espresso regularly switch up their milkshake menu. Offering every flavour from Caramello Koala, to Oreo, Peanut Butter, Kickarse (a caffeine and caramel combo), Nutella, Milky Way and everything in between, there is a flavour for everyone. Far from being an after-dinner dessert, these shakes are definitely intended to be the main course!
16 Chelsea Ave, Broadbeach QLD 4218 | (07) 5592 2888 | www.elkespresso.net