If you haven’t been to 42fifteen put this on the top of your list! This super hip cafe serves you fluffy buttermilk pancakes with whipped banana and bush honey mascarpone, sugared pecans and gingerbread syrup (toppings may vary).
Where: 9 Davenport St, Southport
The completely plant based menu at Blendlove doesn’t utilise any refined sugar or highly processed food. That also includes their summer pancakes, which are gluten free, of course and topped with date – caramel sauce, strawberries, sweet dukkah and stone fruit.
Where: 1/253 Ferry Rd, Southport
Pancakes on the Rocks
As the name suggests, Pancakes on the Rocks eatery is all about pancakes. Sweet or savoury? They got ’em all and with our voucher you’ll get 10% off your total bill!
Where: The Esplanade, Shop T1.31, Surfers Paradise
Pancakes in Paradise
Making all your sweet and savoury pancake dreams come true is Pancakes in Paradise. They’ve been around for many moons, which means they absolutely know that they’re doing. Get in there for a feast. Get a voucher to buy one dish and get one half price here.
Where: 3046 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise
Latitude28 likes to keep things simple (but good). Get your stack of pancakes served with butter, maple syrup and whipped cream. If that doesn’t do it for you, add grilled banana, bacon, fresh fruits, Nutella or mixed berry compote.
Where: Paradise Centre, 8 Cavill Ave, Surfers Paradise
MLK Espresso Bar & Cafe
My Little Kitchen is nestled beneath the Hi-Ho Apartments in a seemingly minute hole-in-the-wall, but there is more to this espresso bar than meets the eye. For starters, their Super Berry Almond Pancakes made with organic flour and organic yoghurt topped with maple syrup, peanut butter parfait, crushed almonds, raspberry compote, blueberries and flowers, tastes even better than it sounds!
Where: 2 Queensland Avenue, Broadbeach
BSKT Cafe is living proof that pancakes can indeed be healthy, yet delicious.Indulge in some fluffy pancakes dusted with Maqui, cacao, coco crunch, crushed macadamias with sweet yoghurt and coconut sorbet.
Where: 4 Lavarack Rd, Nobby Beach
At Barefoot Barista they call ’em hot cakes and they’re gluten free, a must try! Choose between caramelised banana, maple crispy bacon and fried egg or fresh fruits, seeds and nuts and maple mascarpone.
Where: 5/10 Palm Beach Ave, Palm Beach
The super stylish Palm Beach cafe that is Wildernis offers scrumptious buttermilk pancakes topped with caramelised banana, berries, ice cream, maple syrup, Nutella and nuts, optionally add some bacon.
Where: 1166 Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach
The newest and trendiest Gold Coast hot spot also serves you breakfast (in case you didn’t know). The Collective’s version of pancakes are blueberry and ricotta hotcakes with vanilla roasted rhubarb, vanilla mascarpone, seeds and Canadian maple.
Where: 1128 Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach
Espresso Moto is double the fun with two locations to enjoy some tasty, tasty pancakes. Their pancakes are fat and fluffy and covered in berry goodness and you’ll probably want to eat them every day forever. Some of the very best around.
Where: Shop 2, 1389 Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach and 5 Dutton St, Coolangatta
Words By Louisa von Ingelheim