10 of the Best coffee Spots on the Central Coast
The central coast coffee scene is filled with chic cafes, friendly baristas, and of course, great coffee. Whether you are out running errands in your own neighborhood, on a day trip, or simply passing through the area, you are never far from a coffee shop brewing up the perfect cup. Some of the best coffee shops are hidden gems, and we wanted to ensure that you find the best, so we have compiled for you a list of the 10 best central coast coffee spots at which to get your caffeine fix.
The Burrow Coffee House is a cozy little cafe tucked away in the streets of the Entrance. It’s friendly hosts welcome you in like an old friend and the delicious Toby’s Estate beans make this a perfect place to pick up a cup of coffee. If you are looking to enjoy some fresh air while you get your caffeine fix, this little shop also offers outdoor seating.
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Bellyfish Cafe is a favourite hang out with the locals and holidaymakers in Terrigal. Father and Son team Steve and Mitch have been running the cafe since the start in 2008. The menus are ever-changing and feature key Central Coast small producers, with a fun, modern Australian brunch focus and Sydney Coffee roasters Single O. Definitely a cafe to visit.
Like Minds in Avoca Beach is a favorite stop for central coast coffee. It is conveniently located and consistently serves up exceptional coffee. Their menu is simple, but has something for everyone, from cold-drip to espresso to flat white brewed to perfection. This welcoming shop is the perfect place to sit back, relax, and get your caffeine fix with friends.
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Situated right at the point at Avoca Beach, the Point Cafe is the perfect spot to relax and enjoy a great coffee and a fantastic meal. The Point Cafe is an iconic meeting spot for the locals in Avoca and will become a favourite for people holidaying in town also. Open for breakfast and lunch, there is certainly something for everyone on the menu. The breakfast menu is extensive, with a host of breakfast favourites and the lunch menu has dishes such as Crispy Skin Barramundi or a classic Brisket Burger. The point Cafe is a must. Visit once and you will be hooked.
The Village Emporium
Whether you are looking to sit down and enjoy a cup of coffee or get a takeaway for your commute, the Village Emporium is a charming little place to stop in. It is conveniently located in the Wamberal shops, and has a spacious seating area, so you can relax without feeling crowded. The dark, rich brew of their Grand Cru coffee is sure to give you your caffeine fix for the day.
The Glass Onion Society
If you are looking for a unique and eclectic feel with your central coast coffee experience, then The Glass Onion Society is the place to go. Their espresso bar boasts their own coffee blend, called “Dreamcatcher,” and they brew some of the best espresso around. Their seating area is spacious and inviting, with plenty of room for you and your friends. This is a great place to slow down and enjoy an exceptionally good cup of coffee.
Avoca Sands Cafe
Avoca Sand Cafe is right on the beach at Avoca. Next door to the very popular Avoca Beach Seafoods. They are open 7 days a week from 8am – 4:30pm. It is another local favourite and has a very relaxed and friendly atmosphere overlooking Avoca Beach. There is plenty of outdoor seating and a great variety of dishes on the menu. Avoca Sands roast their own beans inhouse so you are guaranteed to get fresh coffee.
Ooomph cafe offers locally roasted beans, brewed up espresso style. This industrial-style cafe was originally opened in East Gosford, but has become such a local favorite that they have branched out and opened a second location in Avoca. The Avoca location fits the beach area well, with a light and breezy atmosphere. Great coffee and friendly service make this one of the best coffee shops around.
Waves Cafe in Avoca is a consistent favourite cafe, just a short stroll from Avoca Palms Resort. Relax in a modern, friendly environment right near the stunning Avoca Beach. Their Vienna Coffee is a standout and they have an excellent variety on their menu. If you love eggs Benedict, you will love Waves Cafe!
Is a modern Australian cafe in Avoca. Voted #4 of 10 on Trip Advisor. Sul Rondo has a good range of vegetarian food and is open for breakfast and lunch. Their Toby’s Estate coffee is a favourite with the locals, and their housemade muffins and sweets are a huge hit. Well worth the visit if you are staying at Avoca Palms Resort and want a great breakfast cafe.